I’m a huge Eric Clapton fan so I was excited to review Cream: The World’s First Supergroup by Dave Thompson for PopMatters. This is a great historical look at one of rock music’s most influential bands. Check out the review here.continue reading
I wrote a feature on Chuck Palahniuk’s Haunted for PopMatters. I’m a huge Chuck fan. One of my mentors in grad school blurbed the hardback, first edition of Fight Club so I got turned on to him early, way before the movie and all the subsequent sucess. But I wasn’t thrilled with Haunted. No doubt,…continue reading
Review: The Accidental Hunter
I love Nelson George’s social commentary. But I’m afraid I was a little disappointed in his newest novel The Accidental Hunter when I reviewed it for PopMatters. The language just didn’t work. Anyway, check out the review here.continue reading
Review: So What!
Last fall, we reviewed So What! The Good, the Mad, and the Ugly by Steffan Chirazi for Popmatters. This comprehensive book about Metallica is well-produced and extremly in-depth. A great read for devotees, but may be a bit exhausting for casual fans. Check out the entire review here.continue reading