Studs Terkel

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2013

    Bob Dylan reveals The Bootleg Series, Vol. 10 - Another Self Portrait

    As any die-hard Bob Dylan fan knows, his studio albums represent a fraction of his prolific creative output. Many of Dylan's gems never received an official release until years after they were recorded, whether through the Bootleg Series or the Basement Tapes, but many legendary sessions remain avai ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2008

    The Clique: An imagined synopsis

    the clique.jpgLocal freelancer uses discarded soundtrack to construct a likely plot outline to forthcoming straight-to-video teen film.

  • Music

    September 20, 2006

    Talk to Him

    Oral historian Studs Terkel gets 20th-century singers to spill it

  • Columns

    February 15, 2006
  • News

    December 28, 2005

    Artists of the Year

    Hurricanes, war, avian flu, locust plagues, that annoying song you couldn't get out of your head. It wasn't the greatest of all possible years. Nor was it halfway decent. But to prove that it wasn't all bad, we asked 29 writers to rave about the ar

  • News

    June 9, 2004
  • Columns

    January 21, 2004

    Not Drowning, Waving

    On working and wondering

  • Books

    November 19, 2003

    Dead Poets Society

    Bruce Springsteen gets the high culture treatment

  • Arts

    August 13, 2003

    Class Act

    Unscrubbed theater for the well-groomed Guthrie-goer

  • News

    March 5, 2003
  • Books

    November 22, 2000

    The Conversation

    Joe Skelly's cable-access book show argues that the page is mightier than the screen

  • Music

    November 8, 2000

    Aural History

    Larry Long overturns the "great man" theory of traditional music, one folk at a time

  • Feature

    November 1, 1999
  • News

    October 6, 1999

    Life of the Party

    Death in the mines. Hunger marches. An FBI spy on every block. Minnesota's daughters of the revolution can tell you about it all. But first, have some coffee cake.

  • Arts

    March 11, 1998

    House of the Rising Sun

    Next week Red House Records issues a momentous tribute album of Pete Seeger's songs. But after 15 years at the margins of American music, this St. Paul label proudly aims to stay there.

  • Feature

    February 18, 1998

    The Great Spectator

    Radio Free Chicago: Studs Terkel holds down the microphone at WFMT in 1978.

  • News

    August 27, 1997

    Ghost in the Machine

    Eighteen Months in the Info-Quarry.

  • Feature

    October 16, 1996