“I’m stuck believing in love, though whenever it’s the genuine article, at least one of the parties is likely in for trauma later on. I write mostly about people already destroyed.” –At Big Other, Greg Gerke chats with Gary Lutz.
- If you’ve read Sara Marcus’s Girls to the Front, you may have been intrigued by the mention of an early-1980s DC punk band called Chalk Circle. Their discography has been released, and Martin Douglas has reviewed it for Pitchfork.
- In the “our friends make tasty food” department: Fork in the Road profiles Snap, a food truck bringing Chicago-style hot dogs to New York.
- The Mountain Goats covered Jawbreaker. We had a feeling that some of you might find this interesting.