In our morning reading: new writing by Brandon Taylor, the Nebula Award finalists, and more.
Bites: Rick Moody’s Band, Bookstore Cat Needs a Home, Lit Zombies Invade Iowa, A Modern Lover to Tour, and More
Rick Moody and his band, Wingdale Community Singers, play live for Bomb. Adopt this bookstore cat! Albert Camus: thinking mans goalkeep. Lit zombies take over Iowa. Elif Batuman loves Russians. Sana Krasikov interviews Alicia Jo Rabins of Girls in Trouble Vermilion Sands sorta rule. Spoon get written up in the New York Times. Jonathan Richman is going on tour!
I was hooked on Dent May’s sound – that is pure Jonathan Richman playing a ukulele – after the first listen. I wondered “is there anyway I could like this guy more?” Here is the only answer I need. Yours Truly Presents: BANDITOS Episode 1 with Dent May & His Magnificent Ukelele from Yours Truly on Vimeo.