In our afternoon reading: thoughts on books by Mark de Silva and K-Ming Chang, an interview with Adam Levin, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Brandon Taylor Fiction, Steven W. Thrasher Interviewed, Elaine Castillo’s Essays, and More
In our afternoon reading: new fiction by Brandon Taylor, interviews with Steven W. Thrasher and Adam Levin, and more.
In our morning reading: thoughts on books by Adam Levin and Niina Pollari, Bitchin Bajas talk Sun Ra, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Interviewing Allegra Hyde, Adam Levin’s Latest, Gwendolyn Kiste’s Next Novel, and More
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Allegra Hyde, thoughts on Adam Levin’s new novel, and more.
Morning Bites: Laura van den Berg’s Latest, Natasha Trethewey, Raven Leilani’s Recommendation, Adam Levin, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on Laura van den Berg’s new novel, thoughts on fiction from Raven Leilani, and more.
In our afternoon reading: nonfiction by Lee Durkee, a playlist from Adam Levin, and more.
Musicians have been a presence in fiction for years, and are unlikely to depart its pages any time soon. Whether exploring the privileged life of a rock star or focusing on the gritty reality of a struggling drummer or guitarist, men and women making music exert an undeniable pull on the imagination of writers.
Maura Johnston chats with Greg Dulli, of the recently-reunited Afghan Whigs. Fred Armisen on John Waters. Jeff Chang on the life and legacy of the late Chuck Brown. A new essay from J.E. Reich on Thought Catalog. Adam Levin, interviewed on KCRW. Follow Vol. 1 Brooklyn on Twitter, Facebook, Google + and our Tumblr.