Life during wartime: Chronic City book club, day 5

Rounding out the week’s posts on Lethem’s Chronic City is long-time friend-of-the-blog Sunny Stalter, an assistant professor in the English Department at Auburn University. Her research examines technology in American literature and culture. She’s...

Summer reading

We haven’t actually got our hands on copies of these yet, but yesterday this photo popped up over at the 33 1/3 blog. Shiny! Meanwhile, the folks at Flavorpill were kind enough to include us on a list of their most anticipated summer releases. We’re also...

Battle of the NYC Bands, ’77/’78

Well, over at 33 1/3 they’ve finally made the big announcement we’ve been holding our breath for. Much to our delight, Television’s Marquee Moon (1977) and The Rolling Stones’ Some Girls (1978) will be added to the series’ list of titles...