Interviews – Reviews

What Makes a Musical Genius? Books about everything from Tupac Shakur to Latin music and memoirs by Sinead O’Connor and Rickie Lee Jones offer an answer....

Drugs, demons, Tom Waits, that beret, she's shaken them off to blaze her own bohemian trail. But as her new memoir reveals, some shades linger on. "Some people love people forever," says Rickie Lee Jones, "And I'm one of them."...

NPR's Scott Simon speaks to Rickie Lee Jones about her new memoir, Last Chance Texaco: Chronicles of an American Troubadour. (Author Interviews). ...

FOR THREE NIGHTS, June 7–9, the iconic American singer/songwriter Rickie Lee Jones will perform at Park City’s Egyptian Theatre. “The West is my home,” she told me recently, adding “Park City is one of those jewels of the West that makes this stop so special...

Steely Dan co-founder produced singer’s 1989 LP ‘Flying Cowboys’ Singer Rickie Lee Jones is a longtime Steely Dan fan who collaborated with the late Walter Becker on her 1989 album Flying Cowboys. In recent years, Jones was asked to serve as opener during Steely Dan’s Carnegie Hall residencies in New York, where she...

Jones recently moved to New Orleans, and the writing on her most recent album, The Other Side of Desire, is definitely influenced by the Crescent City. She says getting out of Los Angeles and living in New Orleans has affected all aspects of her life....