Gerry Rafferty

  • Blogs

    February 14, 2011

    James Fletcher Takes the Stage at Detroit Bar's Monday-Night Residency​Luckily for OC, James Fletcher is not too sexy for Detroit Bar--or just about anywhere else, he insists. The jet-setting drummer last fall self-released his first solo CD, The Booze & Clocks, after 10 years of constant touring and gigging in support of others' lyrical prowess.&nbs ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 5, 2011

    Singer Gerry Rafferty Dead at 63

    ​​The music world lost another singular talent on Tuesday, as singer/instrumentalist Gerry Rafferty succumbed to liver disease. Rafferty, 63, was best known for two huge hits: "Stuck in the Middle," with Stealers Wheel, and "Baker Street," the sax-driven album rock chestnut from 1978. The S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2008

    Eric J. Lawrence Interview: Director’s Cut

    The Fall: Lawrence's—and John Peel's—favorite band. In this week’s Sprawl of Sound, I feature KCRW DJ/librarian Eric J. Lawrence. As is often the case, there was not enough space in the print version of the paper to run the entire interview. However, I think that this one is interesting enoug ... More >>

  • Film

    September 28, 2006

    Hometown Legend

    Coming of age and stayin alive on the mean streets of Astoria, Queens

  • Music

    August 8, 2002