Articles by David K. Moseder

Willie Nile’s ‘Positively Bob’ Is Positively Brilliant

July 23, 2017 by

Before the catch-all term “Americana” was coined, there was a thing called “folk-rock.” Willie Nile helped keep that genre alive, adding a dash of punk sensibility, with his 1980 eponymous debut album, the reviews of which almost universally made comparisons to Bob Dylan. Now Nile has breathed new life into that genre with Positively Bob, an engaging album covering songs... read article