If I had to choose my favorite music book of the last five years, I’d be really hard-pressed to find one I liked as much as The Rest Is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century. So I was pretty excited yesterday, when Alex Ross posted over at his blog yesterday, that the follow-up, Listen To This, will be out in September on Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
- Austin, Obsessive Research, and Self-Destructive Characters: Brian McGreevy On Writing “The Lights”
- Selections From a Book About a Book: Michael J. Seidlinger on “House of Leaves”
- “I Go Word By Word, Sentence By Sentence”: Nat Baldwin on Creating “The Red Barn”
- Reminiscences, Conversation, and Collaboration: An Interview With Miriam Suzanne