Arthur Russell

The Arthur Russell Archives

By admin | May 29, 2016

Neither the terms “popular” or “classical” really describe him

Be Here Now: First Take On New Album Releases 10-28-14

By Iman Lababedi | October 28, 2014

The avant garde, disco, experimental composer who died young from AIDs has inspired the best Red + Hot I’ve ever heard from the funky Hot Chip, the arty Richard Reed Perry the moving Scissor Sister, the soundtracky Blood Orange and the poppy disco Robyn…. And everything else ALBUM OF THE WEEK. – A

10 Songs: Monday, October 27th, 2014

By Iman Lababedi | October 27, 2014

electronic dance fun and games and with zooming sound effects like space invaders and a steady as she goes beat, all of which is like a flash back old time disco thriller by Arthur Russell. Purely beautiful till the horns get funky at the end, and then it is a dance blast- A