Posts tagged "new york dolls"

New York Dolls, ‘Dancing Backward in High Heels’ (429)

No way the 2006 and 2009 "reunion" albums recorded by the two surviving original Dolls (frontman David Johansen, guitarist Syl Sylvain) could sound, much le…
Barry Walters / March 15, 2011

New LPs: Black Joe Lewis, Joy Formidable & 7 more!

Here's our take on the best and worst albums available online and in record stores today:…
SPIN Staff / March 15, 2011

Tough Questions for David Johansen

David Johansen has found the most success as a solo artist, both as himself (for 1978's campy rocker "Funky but Chic") and as his louche…
John Sellers / May 22, 2009

New York Dolls to Record New Album

The two original surviving members of glam-punk progenitors the New York Dolls -- singer David Johansen and guitarist Sylvain Sylvain -- reunited for 2006's comeback…
Larry Fitzmaurice / November 14, 2008