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Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Rock n’ Roll

Nick Cave Goes The Distance With ‘The Sick Bag Song’

Nick Cave has long operated in a particular rock ‘n’ roll tradition: that of the poete maudite. Patti Smith, Jim Morrison, Lou Reed, Bob Dylan — these are some of the analogues to Cave’s creative posture. Not surprisingly, like all of them, he has not only made music but also written books.

April 26, 2015
No Simple Highway: A Cultural History of the Grateful Dead

Weekend Reader: ‘No Simple Highway: A Cultural History Of The Grateful Dead’

Deadheads rejoice! The full story of The Grateful Dead is here.

January 25, 2015

Police Review Details Of Kurt Cobain’s Death As 20th Anniversary Approaches

By Christine Clarridge, The Seattle Times SEATTLE — In preparation for expected media interest in the upcoming 20-year anniversary of Kurt Cobain’s death, the Seattle Police Department asked a detective to review the investigation into the rock legend’s suicide. The high-profile case had been the subject of countless books, articles, rumors, speculation and theories over the […]

March 21, 2014