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Rita Coolidge

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Rita Coolidge: Now The Delta Lady Is Out On Her Own

Interview by Jacoba Atlas, Melody Maker, 1 May 1971

DURING THE Mad Dogs and Englishmen tour, Joe Cocker each night would take the microphone and announce "Here she is, our own Delta Lady, Rita ...

Rita Coolidge: Scene Needs Male Groupies

Interview by Ann Moses, New Musical Express, 8 May 1971

YOU'VE SEEN her with Delaney and Bonnie and Friends, you've seen her with Eric Clapton. You probably think you saw her with Joe Cocker, too, ...

The Byrds, Rita Coolidge: Fairfield Halls, Croydon

Live Review by Chris Charlesworth, Melody Maker, 15 May 1971

THE BYRDS are like an institution. They seem to have been around as long as the Houses of Parliament with their own particular style of ...

The Dixie Flyers

Interview by Roy Hollingworth, Melody Maker, 15 May 1971

THEY'VE BEEN called the best rhythm section in the States — don't ask me who called them that, but I figure the guy who did ...

Rita Coolidge, Crazy Horse: The Troubadour, Los Angeles

Live Review by Colman Andrews, Phonograph Record, March 1972

CRAZY HORSE, which was once Neil Young's sometimes back-up group and which also used to have Jack Nitzsche sitting on the piano bench, is currently ...

Rita Coolidge: Nice Feelin' (A&M)

Review by Mark Plummer, Melody Maker, 4 March 1972

Lovely Rita ...

Kris Kristofferson and Rita Coolidge: Kris and the Delta lady

Interview by Rosalind Russell, Disc, 13 May 1972

KRIS KRISTOFFERSON and the Delta Lady — Rita Coolidge — arrived in London last week to a hero's welcome. Could it be that people are ...

Kris Kristofferson, Rita Coolidge: Royal Albert Hall, London

Live Review by Andrew Means, Melody Maker, 20 May 1972

Kris the casual pro ...

Rita Coolidge: The Lady's Not For Sale (A&M)

Review by Charlie Gillett, New Musical Express, 24 February 1973

ONE OF the bright young kids in the NME office played 10 seconds of each cut on side one, heard not a sound, and chucked ...

Duel to the Death: Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid

Report and Interview by Dave Marsh, Creem, July 1973

I DON'T KNOW whether Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid will be a great rock'n'roll western or merely a machismo wetdream. Three days on the ...

Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid (Dir. Sam Peckinpah)

Film/DVD/TV Review by Jonathon Green, International Times, 12 July 1973

Real Blood and Jizzum, Sam... ...

Ry Cooder: Paradise & Lunch (Reprise); Rita Coolidge: Fall Into Spring (A&M)

Review by Loraine Alterman, The New York Times, 2 June 1974

Setting a Scene for Rock ...

Nelson Picnic Brings Different Musical Elements Together

Report by Stephen K. Peeples, Cash Box, 26 July 1975

HOLLYWOOD — This year's Willie Nelson 4th of July picnic was streamlined in production and presentation: narrowed to one day as opposed to three last ...

Rita Coolidge, Kris Kristofferson: Radio City Music Hall, New York

Live Review by Barbara Charone, Sounds, 27 August 1977

Rita: sleek, sultry, sexy… ...

Kris Kristofferson: Young Blue Eyes is Back

Interview by Colin Irwin, Melody Maker, 8 April 1978

Kris Kristofferson was a hell-raiser. He also grabbed country music by the scruff of its neck and dragged it into the Seventies. Now he's to ...


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