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Greg Beets

Greg Beets was born in Lubbock on the day Richard Nixon was elected president. He has covered music for the Chronicle since 1992, writing about everyone from Roky Erickson to Yanni. Beets has also written for Billboard,Uncut, Blurt, Elmore, and Pop Culture Press. Before his digestive tract cried uncle, he co-published Hey! Hey! Buffet!, an award-winning fanzine about all-you-can-eat buffets.

28 articles in 2011

Jonathan Toubin Benefits

The Yeah Yeah Yeahs and others aid Jonathan Toubin

Music Daily, Dec. 16, 2011 11:34 AM

Love Goes to Buildings on Fire: Five Years in New York That Changed Music Forever

Will Hermes

Music Feature, Dec. 15, 2011

The Beach Boys

The Smile Sessions Box Set

Music Feature, Dec. 8, 2011

Flesh Lights

Muscle Pop

Music Review, Nov. 17, 2011

Muchos Backflips!

Curtains I Tell You

Music Review, Nov. 17, 2011

The Pheromoans

Bar-Rock

Music Review, Nov. 17, 2011

Palit

Popt

Music Review, Nov. 17, 2011

Good Times Crisis Band

Nine of Clubs

Music Review, Oct. 20, 2011

Rock and Roll Always Forgets: A Quarter Century of Music Criticism

Chuck Eddy's alternate history for the last 25 (or so) years of popular music

Music Review, Sep. 15, 2011

Fountains of Wayne

Sky Full of Holes, All Hours

Music Review, Sep. 15, 2011

This Life Electric

No Black or White

Music Review, Jul. 21, 2011

Fire and Rain: The Beatles, Simon & Garfunkel, James Taylor, CSNY, and the Lost Story of 1970

David Browne

Music Feature, Jul. 14, 2011

Moonlight Towers

Day Is the New Night

Music Review, May. 12, 2011

Music Review

Music Feature, Apr. 28, 2011

All Tiny Creatures

Harbors

Music Review, Mar. 16, 2011

J Mascis

Several Shades of Why, Moody, Standard and Poor, He Gets Me High

Music Review, Mar. 16, 2011

The High Dials

Anthems for Doomed Youth

Music Review, Mar. 16, 2011

The Endtables

Endtables, The

Music Review, Mar. 16, 2011

We Were the States

Rasa

Music Review, Mar. 16, 2011

Daniel Johnston: The First 50 Years

Music Feature, Mar. 16, 2011

Dikes of Holland

Music Review, Mar. 16, 2011

Bob Geldof

Music Feature, Mar. 16, 2011

The Strokes

Music Review, Mar. 16, 2011

Food and Music: One Big Happy Meal

Music Feature, Mar. 16, 2011

Reading Rainbow

Music Review, Mar. 16, 2011

Wire

Red Barked Tree

Music Review, Mar. 10, 2011

... And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead

Tao of the Dead

Music Review, Feb. 3, 2011

Gang of Four

Content

Music Review, Jan. 27, 2011