Tracey Thorn on Kate Bush, thoughts on new music from SunnO))) and Ulver, an interview with Grant Morrison, Bill Hillmann on bullfighting, and more.
Morning Bites: Greil Marcus Interviewed, Kate Bush, Steve Almond Vs. Football, Emily Carroll’s Latest, and More
Interviews with Greil Marcus and Steve Almond, new essays from Saeed Jones and Jen Vafidis, Emily Carroll’s graphic novel is reviewed, notes on Kate Bush’s first concert in years, and more.
Morning Bites: Lev Grossman Interviewed, Little Free Library Tour, Naomi Punk’s Latest, Grant Morrison, and More
Lev Grossman talks about ending his trilogy, interviews with Grant Morrison, David Rees, and Naomi Punk, a look at Juliet Escoria’s collection, and more,
Morning Bites: Mavis Staples Reminisces, Steve Keene, Talking “Red or Dead,” Alexander Heir Interviewed, and More
Looking back at musical history with Mavis Staples, interviews with artists Alexander Heir and Steve Keene, thoughts on David Peace’s epic soccer novel, a reading from Anne Marie Wirth Cauchon, and more.
Morning Bites: Gabriel García Márquez, Revisiting Grant Morrison, Helen Oyeyemi and History, APRIL Festival Report, and More
Remembering Gabriel García Márquez; political art groups on the Lower East Side, reports from the APRIL Festival and Downtown Literary Festival, examinations of work by Grant Morrison and Helen Oyeyemi, and more.
The Grant Morrison/Alan Moore feud is rapidly becoming the stuff of legend. The New Yorker officially launched Double Take, a blog dedicated to unearthing treasures from the magazine’s archives. If these picks from the staff are any indication, we welcome the addition to our RSS feed. (As an aside: John McPhee’s articles always have the best keywords.) Jon Cotner talked family recipes. Emerging Writers Network on the latest issue of New York Tyrant. The first images have surfaced from Eli […]
Steve Albini has revealed Electrical Audio’s coffee recipe; it sounds utterly delicious. Between this and Will Oldham’s blend of coffee, it’s a good time for indie-rock coffee drinkers. (Or, at least, coffee and people involved with the album Arise Therefore). The Stranger‘s “Men Who Rock” feature is a thing of genius. Lynne Ramsay has plans to make Mobius, a science-fictional adaptation of Moby-Dick. Dan Josefson talks with The Atlantic about his novel That’s Not a Feeling. Martin Amis chatted with the Times. There is now a […]
Indexing: Nu Stadium Rock, Steve Erickson, Peaking Lights Made a Mix, “Empire Records” & Record Store Day, Barbara Comyns, And More
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