In our morning reading: reviews of novels by John Williams and Ryan Chapman, notable Afro-Caribbean writers, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Niviaq Korneliussen, Jeff Parker Interviewed, Mark Hollis Remembered, Ken Liu, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on books from Niviaq Korneliussen and Ken Liu, revisiting “To Sleep With Anger,” and more.
Reviewed: Phill Brown’s “Are We Still Rolling?”
Review by R. Stephen Shodin Are We Still Rolling? by Phill Brown Tape Op Books; 282 p. The faders, dials, buttons, and cables of a mixing console can be nearly as impersonal and intimidating as the person sitting in front of them. This is not to say that all recording engineers are impersonal and/or intimidating, but part of their job requires that they maintain a certain distance from the material and the artists involved in producing the material in order […]