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Ed Whitelock

Ed Whitelock is a professor of English at Gordon State College in Barnesville, GA, just 106 miles southwest of Philomath.  He is co-author, with David Janssen, of Apocalypse Jukebox: The End of the World in American Popular Music (2009) from the PopMatters imprint of Soft Skull Press.


Reviews

Tuesday, September 30 2014

Lucinda Williams: Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone

Both familiar and challenging, Williams' new record invites her audience to dance slow and close to a set of adult songs for adult listeners.


Wednesday, September 24 2014

Leonard Cohen: Popular Problems

Cohen's 13th studio release offers nine powerful reflections on the sacred and the profane with characteristic mix of humor and longing.


Tuesday, September 23 2014

Anti-Flag: A Document of Dissent: 1993-2013

A comprehensive overview of 20 years of old-school punk protest and an alternate history of our nation’s turn from the 20th into 21st century.


Sunday, September 21 2014

The Flesh Eaters: A Minute to Pray a Second to Die

Classic L.A. punk album back on vinyl for the first time in 30 years.


Sunday, September 14 2014

Jerry Douglas, Rob Ickes, Mike Auldridge: Three Bells

Mike Auldridge is joined on this, his final recording, by fellow dobro masters Jerry Douglas and Rob Ickes. A fitting capstone to a legendary career.


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