Paul Collins

  • Music

    June 4, 2014
  • Blogs

    May 10, 2013

    Paul Collins on 1970s San Francisco and the Redemption of 'Power-Pop'

    Paul Collins founded the Nerves in 1975 with Jack Lee and Peter Case in San Francisco. The group struggled to gain momentum, but the track "Hangin' on the Telephone," from their sole 1976 EP, was propelled into fame by Blondie's faithful cover on the 1978 breakthrough LP Parallel Lines. Following th ... More >>

  • News

    September 7, 2005

    The Reformation of Matthew Fox

    Against the odds, an Oakland theologian -- most famous as a critic of Pope Benedict XVI -- takes his inclusive notion of Christianity global

  • Calendar

    April 9, 2003
  • Music

    August 28, 2002

    Hear This

    The members of the Fevers prove that record geeks can rock

  • Calendar

    May 22, 2002

    Second Chances

    A new book resurrects history's also-rans: people who hoped to change the world but didn't quite succeed

  • Film

    May 2, 2001

    The Trouble With Women

    Hong Kong's art house and Hollywood's studio system don't mesh too well -- yet

  • Music

    July 26, 2000

    A Brand-New Case

    With the new wave Plimsouls (and Plimsouls reunion) behind him, Peter Case is returning to his folk roots

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