Afternoon Bites: Eno and Television, Keith Gessen on Russia, Judge John Darnielle, Gothenberg Pop, and More


At Pitchfork, Tyler Wilcox looks at Television’s Brian Eno-recorded demos.

“But you could go there. You could simply get on a plane and go there, and for many of us this was an incredible thing.” Keith Gessen on Russia.

John Darnielle is today’s Tournament of Books judge.

Matt Bell, Kate Atkinson, Jesmyn Ward, and Warren Ellis are among the nominees for the ABA’s Indies Choice Awards.

Maria Sherman on pop in Gothenberg.

Casey N. Cep on unplugging.

Behold: Jeremy P. Bushnell’s Book Notes playlist.

Sasha Fletcher has new fiction up at BOMB.

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