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AS THE LEGENDARY, maverick-friendly Island Records label hits 60, MOJO celebrates one of their key artist’s most extraordinary phases: Tom Waits’ mid-’80s trilogy of Swordfishtrombones, Rain Dogs and Franks Wild Years. Also Island-themed is this month’s star-studded covermount CD, with vintage tracks by classic Island artists including John Martyn, Fairport Convention, Steel Pulse, Free, PJ Harvey, Paul Weller, The Slits and more.
Inside the magazine you’ll find a myth-busting Woodstock anniversary extravaganza, an in-depth tribute to Dr John, and revealing interviews with Richard Thompson, Rhiannon Giddens, The Raincoats, Pixies’ Black Francis and more. Plus: Sleater-Kinney, Nick Cave, The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band, Mattiel, Thom Yorke, Joan Shelley, Groundhogs, Wilco and Gil Scott-Heron.