“By their estimation, a handful of blog reviews and the privilege to work with someone who sent Lenny Kravitz posters to record stores in 1995 has already cost the band upwards of $109,000. I want to write that number again because it’s so absurd, and then pick up a sandwich board and write it again — next to the words YOU’RE DOING IT WRONG — so that I can boycott Two Lights shows around the country with a small, but angry cult called The Church of Rational People.” Norman Brannon on Two Lights.
- Jacket Copy on MoMA’s Print/Out exhibit, coming next month.
- The Books have called it a day, which crushes our dreams of having a post titled “Band Booking: The Books.” Which would have been awesome.
- Hey, it’s an Etgar Keret design contest!
- If you have nominees for the 2012 edition of Best Music Writing, the ballot is up.