In our morning reading: recommended books from Sarah Moss, new nonfiction from Tara Isabella Burton, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Basquiat’s Notebooks, Deborah Levy, Will Sheff on Bob Dylan’s Latest, David Graeber, and More
In our afternoon reading: news of an upcoming book of Jean-Michel Basquiat’s notebooks, notes on the new book from David Graeber, a new Deborah Levy essay, Will Sheff on the Bob Dylan’s new album, Mallory Ortberg on Harper Lee, and more.
Posted by Jason Diamond Over at Impose, I wrote this thing about the collective obsession that the entire music nerd community has when it comes to “Kiwi Rock,” or more specifically anything released by the Flying Nun record label. Memphis is another place that makes people with large record collections break away from their roles as jaded connoisseurs. Stax, Big Star, and of course the Million Dollar Quartet are all staples of any American rock n’ roll diet, but it’s […]