T Rex

The 1,001 Greatest Songs of the 20th Century – 420 to 411

By Steve Crawford | April 25, 2021

“He thought he was Mick Jagger. He was Donny Osmond. Print it. The schmuck.”

Nick Cave Covers ‘Cosmic Dancer’ For A Marc Bolan Tribute Album

By Alyson Camus | May 3, 2020

transforms the glam rock anthem into a ballad with a mournful and poignant vibe

UK Top 10 Albums 9-14-18 – 9-20-18

By Iman Lababedi | September 14, 2018

Always a pleasure to see Marcon the charts

10 Songs: Friday, June 12th, 2015

By Iman Lababedi | June 12, 2015

20th Century Boy – T-Rex – You believe in God? Why is Marc Bolan dead and Rupert Murdoch is retiring at a ripe old age if this God is somewhere around? Surely that makes no cosmic sense whatsoever? – A

10 Songs: Wednesday, February 4th, 2015

By Iman Lababedi | February 4, 2015

Telegram Sam – T Rex – Live at the BBC in 1971, a perfect blueprint of a sound not perfected: nascent glam meets bubblegum on the cusp of art pop – A+

The A+ List 2-14-14

By Iman Lababedi | February 14, 2014

Starting with a spitted out “That’s why I fucked your bitch, you fat mother fucker”, 2Pac takes the Bad Boy crew and blows em away and never better: this time he wipes the smirk off Biggie’s face with a violent, threatening, deadly earnest “Back the fuck up or you’ll get smacked the fuck up.” Result: the murder of two of the biggest pop stars of all time.

Hear Ye On Spotify: what rock nyc is listening to 10-17-13

By Iman Lababedi | October 17, 2013

I Close My Eyes And Count To Ten – Tracey Ullman – Of course her singing can’t compare to dusty, but this 1983 cover compares very well in a very joyful 1960s girl group UK style way – A