Get your mix on this summer, or just borrow someone else's. Yewknee has posted several summer mixes for your downloading pleasure, and Mix of the Week offers weekly compilations of "soulful dance music and other beautiful sounds."
"With a story I tend to write more subconsciously without knowing the ending and where things are going. With a novel I think I'm more aware of the architecture of plot and structure." Author Dan Chaon chats about the difference between writing short stories and a novel. His first novel, You Remind Me of Me, was published this spring.
"I truly believe that the best music just comes from a subconscious guttural place. Itís kind of barfing out." Melissa Auf der Mar is her own best critic, talking to Suicide Girls about her self-titled solo record.
The Centre Daily Times lists their "forty defining moments in rock history."
"I printed it out and [my agent] sent it out on a Thursday afternoon, and by noon Monday I had a book deal," Semisonic drummer and Harvard alum Jacob H. Slichter talks about his new book, So You Wanna Be a Rock & Roll Star: How I Machine-Gunned a Roomful of Record Executives and Other True Tales from a Drummerís Life with the Harvard Crimson.Posted by david on July 09, 2004