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J. D. Souther

J. D. Souther

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JD Souther: Black Rose (Asylum)****

Review by Barbara Charone, Sounds, 12 June 1976

THE FIRST time JD Souther toured America it was almost a disaster. Just like LA crony Jackson Browne, JD was microphone shy and mumbled his ...

Linda Ronstadt, Jackson Browne, Bonnie Raitt et al: Lowell George Benefit Concert, The Forum, Los Angeles CA

Live Review by Mark Williams, Melody Maker, 11 August 1979

IT'S IRONIC that Little Feat were never adjudged sufficiently commercial to have headlined a concert at Los Angeles' massive Forum, since the place was bursting ...

J D Souther

Profile and Interview by Debbie Kruger, Goldmine, 9 October 1998

John David Souther is a wary man. For most of his 30-year career the Los Angeles-based songwriter and performer, whose musical compeers include the Eagles, ...

J.D. Souther comes back

Interview by Bill Holdship, Detroit Metro Times, 5 November 2008

THOUGH HE'S ONE of the most underrated composers of the rock era, J.D. Souther's songs — especially those he wrote for the Eagles — are ...

J.D. Souther: Natural History

Review by Andrew Mueller,, 13 June 2011

Old songs, newly recorded, many of which are fine indeed. ...

J.D. Souther: Natural History/Glen Campbell: Ghost On The Canvas

Review by Laura Barton, The Word, September 2011

Half-centuries of rugged individualism are celebrated in two finely-chiselled new records. ...

see also Eagles, The

see also Souther-Hillman-Furay Band, The


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