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LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, MEET THE THEREMIN

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The age-old sci-fi instrument and its melodic magic inspired writer Sean Michaels to take a break from the daily grind and trek to Russia to research its inventor. Continue reading

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DIG THIS AWARDS 2013

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#DigThis13!! Continue reading

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JOHN DENSMORE OF THE DOORS UNHINGED

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I quoted Robby in this piece I wrote for The Nation that got syndicated in Rolling Stone and the London Guardian, saying, ‘In the short run we might lose some dough, but in the long run our songs will mature and maybe be worth more dough.’

This is after he heard that someone decided not to commit suicide because of hearing one of our songs. That’s the point. It was a soundtrack for people’s lives. To me, that’s kind of a precious relationship, and I don’t want to distort that. Continue reading

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NIBBLE YOUR HEART OUT @ PORTER SQUARE BOOKS

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“Eating your way through Union Square is like taking a vicarious spin around the globe, while remaining fiercely local,” write the authors of Nibble. Continue reading

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INTERVIEW: PETER HOOK OF JOY DIVISION AND NEW ORDER

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“The Joy Division book is about boys chasing a dream, you know, coming from punk, not sullied by money or excess, drugs, sex, and rock ‘n roll.” Continue reading