Monthly Archives: August 2012

Daily Nebraskan likes Carole King’s A Natural Woman: A Memoir

Daily Nebraskan’s Katie Fennelly reviews Carole King’s A Natural Woman: A Memoir and discovers the woman behind the accolades and accomplishments. On her own accord, she earned the respect of James Taylor, David Crosby and John Lennon. But just because … Continue reading

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Carly Simon’s You’re So Vain a better revenge song than Taylor Swift’s We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together

That’s what the Boston Herald thinks. Whoever the subject of the No. 1 smash “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together” is, the song is meant to be a stinging indictment of an ex-lover. But it lacks the mighty artistic … Continue reading

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James Taylor to perform at private Obama fundraisers

Following his two performances at the Democratic National Convention next week, James Taylor will be heading out on behalf of President Barack Obama to at least two private fundraisers. First he’s heading to Chicago for a September 10th private performance … Continue reading

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Carly Simon performs with children Sally and Ben Taylor

If Ben Taylor or, more rarely, Sally Taylor, are performing on Martha’s Vineyard, odds are good their mother Carly Simon will make an appearance. And so it was last Friday evening, when all three performed at the unexpected venue of … Continue reading

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James Taylor receives Order of Arts and Letters from French government

The French Minister of Culture Frédéric Mitterand awarded James Taylor with the honor of Chevalier de L’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters), according to the James Taylor Facebook Page. The honor was … Continue reading

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James Taylor to perform at CarolinaFest and DNC

James Taylor will perform not once but twice during the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina. Announced on Friday, the first will be during CarolinaFest, a free family friendly celebration of the state on Labor Day that also serves … Continue reading

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