Teaser archive—2018

“…I didn’t want to make it look like an an uphill trek,” Tina Weymouth tells Carrie Courogen in Paper

Tina Weymouth

New vistas in pretentious twaddle: comedian Lenny Kravitz shills Dom Perignon…

Vince Gill Redeems the Eagles

“The normalization of holograms might actually hurt the dead celeb industry…”

Tina Turner’s bookstand: “Jackie Kennedy is my role model…”

Saul Steinberg

“He’s playing squash without a ball,” Nicholas Baker on Saul Steinberg  (NYRB) in the NYT Book Review

“…A lot of the smartest stuff [writing on music] is done by journalists…” Robert Christgau to Greil Marcus in Rolling Stone


Altamont has ripened into its own conundrum, both as history and cliché, prophecy and sinkhole…

Evelyn McDonnell on Turner’s new memoir