Voices as instruments, Miamians from the trenches, sex & romance from London & LA, and a utopian wish from Stoughton, Mass. Plus: pastoral mysticism, e…
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On July 23 I was surprised to learn that at eventide I’d have the chance to watch my New York Yankees open the major league baseball season against the…
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The Zoo (Animal Planet series 2017-)
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Grades that hold up (and one that didn't), lyrical determinacy (or not), Kendrick's minuses (and pluses), pleasant enough music, unpleasant mail and th…
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Parades, protests, rhyming philosophical apercus, and $13 beers, plus alt-rock standouts from Spain, Italy, the '90s, and Katie Crutchfield
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Ned Sublette: "The Year Before the Flood" (2009, 452 pp.)
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Book picks, David Murray and Prince grades, singing with the brain, the two best albums never reviewed, and you say you want a revolution . . .
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From 50 million sold to giving it away for free, from righteous anger to righteous humor, from everything is beautiful to everything sucking — it's a b…
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Kim Stanley Robinson: Aurora (2015, 501 pages)
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John Prine's half century of great songs, playlisting for fun and work, 72 words in 24 hours, and what's at stake on November 3rd
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One man's plague songs for use, many women's plague songs for catharsis, a plague victim's jokes to live by, plus kind words and strange sounds to keep…
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When “Murder Most Foul” surfaced, I never got around to playing it. Not having left my apartment except to visit the doctor since well before the offic…
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