thu 24/10/2019

Liz Thomson

Liz Thomson's picture
Bio
Liz Thomson has maintained a dual career, chronicling the international publishing industry while also writing arts journalism for newspapers and magazines around the world. The author of a number of critical anthologies on music and popular culture, she is a frequent broadcaster and moderator at literary festivals. Liz is the co-founder of the folk music charity Square Roots Productions and, in New York, of The Village Trip, a festival celebrating the history and heritage of Greenwich Village. The Village Trip takes place this year from 26-29 September in venues in and around Washington Square Park. More information: www.TheVillageTrip.com

Articles By Liz Thomson

Thomas J Campanella: Brooklyn - The Once and Future City review - out of Manhattan's shadow

Read more...

Martha Reeves and The Vandellas, Dingwalls review - What's going on? Good question

Read more...

The Day Mountbatten Died, BBC Two review - the IRA's audacious strike at the heart of the British Establishment

Read more...

Graham Nash, Alexandra Palace review - from Salford to Woodstock and back

Read more...

CD: Morganway - Morganway

Read more...

Ludovico Einaudi, Barbican review - a long road to nowhere

Read more...

Burt Bacharach Together with Joss Stone, Eventim Apollo review - an evening of timeless classics

Read more...

Stevie Wonder, BST Hyde Park review - the Master Blaster steps out

Read more...

CD: Sarah Jane Morris & Tony Rémy - Sweet Little Mystery: The Songs of John Martyn

Read more...

Tony Bennett, Royal Albert Hall review - still cutting it at 92

Read more...

Billy Joel, Wembley Stadium review – The Entertainer delivers

Read more...

Anthony B. Atkinson: Measuring Poverty Around the World review - first, second and third world problems

Read more...

CD: Naomi Bedford & Paul Simmonds - Singing It All Back Home: Appalachian Ballads of English and Scottish Origin

Read more...

The Waterboys, Roundhouse review - energetic delights

Read more...

Mark Knopfler, Royal Albert Hall review - the Sultan's return

Read more...

CD: Steve Earle & The Dukes - Guy

Read more...

Pages

latest in today

Andsnes, Oslo Philharmonic, Petrenko, Barbican review – poli...

The Oslo Philharmonic finished its centenary tour of Europe at the Barbican last night with ample proof that it consistently delivers one of the...

Concerto/Enigma Variations/Raymonda Act III, Royal Ballet re...

As a mood-lifter, it’s hard to beat the opening of Concerto. Against a primrose sky, figures in daffodil, tangerine and brick form...

Imogen Cooper 70th Birthday Concert, Wigmore Hall review - o...

There are now two septuagenarians playing Schubert at a...

Kiefer Sutherland, Shepherd's Bush Empire review - acto...

There’s no getting around it – it’s very surreal indeed to be in the Shepherd’s Bush Empire and see an eye-wateringly famous movie and TV star...

The Troubles: A Secret History, BBC Four, finale review - pe...

This terrifying but gripping BBC Four series about...

The British Tribe Next Door, Channel 4 review - risible cult...

What’s the most ridiculous programme that Channel 4 has...

The Best Plays in London

London is the theatre capital of the world, with more than 50 playhouses offering theatrical entertainment. From the mighty National Theatre to...

CD: James Blunt - Once Upon a Mind

James Blunt loves to joke about how gloomy his songs are and he says Once Upon a Mind...

Lungs, Old Vic review - deluxe casting and slick delivery

Playing our monarch and her husband in The Crown has made actors...