The surreal side of science fiction, an excerpt from Amanda Petrusich’s look at record collectors, interviews with Courtney Maum and Kyle Minor, and more.
This afternoon: notes on Destroyer’s new EP, Cari Luna’s new novel is reviewed, horror fiction is discussed, and more.
Morning Bites: Morrissey’s Autobiography, New Blake Butler Fiction, Sholem Aleichem Bio, Bejar/Heti Musical, and More
Thoughts on Morrissey’s autobiography; Dan Bejar and Sheila Heti have collaborated on a musical; the art of American malls; and more.
Posted by Jason Diamond Dan Bejar records music under the moniker Destroyer. He also plays with The New Pornographers. I’m sorry to say that I hardly give a shit about the latter point, but I think when Bejar is left to his own devices, he is one of the best lyric writers in music. I reviewed his latest album, Kaputt, today at another site, but I figure in the spirit of things that I’d post this video of him doing […]