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Leon Russell: On a Distant Shore

Leon Russell: On a Distant Shore

One man boasting a 50-year career in writing, playing, arranging and singing that would be impressive if you spread that output across three musicians, Leon Russel is a true American musical icon. Dying at 74 last year, what we get here is Russell’s posthumous On a Distant Shore, album.

FILM: A Poem Is A Naked Person

FILM: A Poem Is A Naked Person

Leon Russell is as enigmatic a musician as there ever was and this film reveals him in his own Paradise Studios in Northeast Oklahoma, playing shows in New Orleans and California and introduces band-mates, artists and friends along the way. It is a quirky mélange of music and characters, with a spry and wry Russell in the center of a universe certainly of his own making.

Warhol Superstar Cherry Vanilla Talks her Past, her new Autobio Lick Me and her Reading Tonight at Barnes & Noble Lincoln Triangle

Groupies come and go, but legends last forever, especially Cherry Vanilla, who transformed from savvy publicist to mistress of one of rock […]

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