I wrote about postmodernism, neoliberalism, and jazz in a recent review for BLARB. You can read it here. I really enjoyed working on that review, and have decided to keep up doing them on this blog. I’ll post short reviews here periodically, starting next Tuesday.1 This spring, I’ll be presenting early research on feminist indie … Continue reading BRIEF UPDATE AND TUESDAY TUNES
Ben Ratliff wrote a great obit for the NYTimes, and the mainstream media is covering his death as well; I’ll be brief. I can’t remember when I first heard “Time Out” because it seems that its existence was always a given. My guess is that I was still in middle-school, which was early enough for … Continue reading Dave Brubeck, Briefly
Last week I played tunes for the first time in a long while. Playing tunes is always fun, and I like listening to instrumentalists talk about chords.