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.
- Card Music: An Excerpt From “The Way I’ve Seen Her Ever Since”
- A Transformative Trip Through Images and Words: Raymond Pettibon at the New Museum
- Where Catharsis and Commerce Meet: A Review of Laura Marie Marciano’s “Mall Brat”
- Deconstruction Towards Violent Ends: A Review of Jon Boilard’s “Settright Road”