Entries Tagged as 'books'

Previously Unpublished Nirvana Photos From Sub Pop Co-Founder

November 13th, 2012 · Comments Off on Previously Unpublished Nirvana Photos From Sub Pop Co-Founder

Sub Pop co-founder Bruce Pavitt has released an ebook of never-before-seen Nirvana photos from the band’s notorious European tour in 1989. Experiencing Nirvana: Grunge in Europe, 1989 is available now via Apple’s iBookstore. It should be noted that this is the Chad Channing era, otherwise known as pre-Dave Grohl. Warning: Sad Kurt photos follow. [via Pitchfork]

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Depeche Mode’s ‘Sounds of the Universe’ release date, tracklist

January 29th, 2009 · 2 Comments

I’ve been a Depeche Mode fan since I was a kid. It was my gateway band to bigger and better things, but I’ve always had a soft spot in my heart for it, even for the not-so-great albums (like the past decade’s worth). Well, 2005’s Playing the Angel wasn’t all bad. “Precious” was a good […]

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Joshua Ferris’ tribute to David Foster Wallace

September 23rd, 2008 · 3 Comments

Josh Ferris, author of one of last year’s finest novels, Then We Came to the End, recalls his days as a student news reporter when he had the opportunity to interview David Foster Wallace for the Daily Iowan. Excerpt: Some recollections from my interview: he shared his office with another teacher; he drove a beat-to-hell […]

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