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.
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