The ninth entry in the acclaimed series celebrating the best writing on every style of music, from rock to hip-hop, RaB to jazz, pop to blues, and more. Best music writing is the definitive guide to the year in music writing, an annual feast of essays, missives, and musings on every musical style by critics, novelists, and musicians themselves. Culled from publications ranging from blogs to the New Yorker, the 2008 edition captures a year in music writing as diverse and riveting as the music it illuminates. Writers who have appeared in Best Music Writing include: Greil Marcus, Sarah Vowell, Nick Tosches, Jonathan Lethem, Dave Eggers, David Rakoff, David Hadju, Lenny Kaye, The Onion, Gary Giddins, Jessica Hopper, Luc Sante, Kelefa Sanneh, David Byrne, Daphne A. Brooks, Jody Rosen, Anne Midgette, Sasha Frere-Jones, Elizabeth MAcndez Berry, Alex Ross, TourAc, Lynn Hirschberg, Chuck Klosterman, Elizabeth Gilbert, Jay McInerney, Elvis Costello, Susan Orlean, Mike Doughty, Lorraine Ali, and many more.My buddies Mark and Ray and me are barreling down the backroads in Marka#39;s beat up old black a#39;85 Ford Ranger. Ita#39;s a sunny Southern Indiana day. Both of them are fubared. I take up the backseat with sober resignation the guitarista#39;s long-assanbsp;...
|Title||:||Best Music Writing 2008|
|Author||:||Nelson George, Daphne Carr|
|Publisher||:||Da Capo Press - 2008|