Jeff Tamarkin's Writing Samples
How does Jeff
really feel about 'American
Jeff was commissioned by Angel Records to write a bio of Anoushka Shankar, the incredibly talented daughter of the legendary Ravi Shankar.
I've written tons of reviews for All Music Guide. Here's one on a Billie Holiday boxed set.
Jeff wrote about Sony/Legacy's expanded edition of Janis Joplin's 'Pearl' CD for ICE Magazine.
Here's Jeff's review of the 'Festival Express' DVD that ran in Mojo (UK).
I contribute to a column in the New York Daily News about successful NYC-based immigrants. Here's one on Umberto Corteo, founder of the Long Island Umberto's pizza restaurants.
I write for Carnegie Hall's program notes. Here is a piece on the Portuguese fado singer Mariza.
And here's one on another Carnegie Hall event, this one starring singer Bobby McFerrin, that appeared in Playbill.
liner notes for the 'Fly
Jefferson Airplane' DVD
interview with Yoko
Ono, which appeared as a cover story in Global Rhythm magazine
I also write
for the Boston Phoenix. Here is a review of a live Doors