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What’s the matter with Oklahoma?

What’s the matter with Oklahoma?

FORTY miles from Tulsa, sometimes along unpaved roads, sits Wagoner High School, with its 650 pupils, championship-calibre football team and show barn—a seemingly ordinary…

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No Pussyfooting

It’s 45 years ago that the musicians Robert Fripp and Brian Eno recorded the material which became the album No Pussyfooting. It’s an album…

The Goldberg Variations

Since my early twenties I’ve been incredibly fond of Glenn Gould’s recording of Bach’s Goldberg variations. I’d watched the movie version of Kurt Vonnegut’s…

Fictional Cohesiveness

Catching up on the amazing Abe Sapien series from Dark Horse, I was struck by how elegant this response to a reader’s question is….

Hü You Remember?

I’ve been a lifelong Hüsker Dü and Bob Mould fan since I first heard them way back when I was a teen-ager. Warehouse: Songs…

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