Becoming Ella Fitzgerald: The Jazz Singer Who Transformed American Song

An exhaustive, unsatisfying look at one of the 20th century’s premier performers.

You’re with Stupid

By Bruce Adams

You’re with Stupid

Meet an influential record label you’ve probably never heard of.

Play All Night!

By Bob Beatty

Play All Night!

An erudite, exuberant look at the early Allman Brothers Band.

Scattershot: Life, Music, Elton & Me

A 1970s songwriting virtuoso looks back — and forward.

Opposable Thumbs: How Siskel & Ebert Changed Movies Forever

A thorough, repetitive ode to the erstwhile irascible duo.