Andrew Shaffer
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Andrew Shaffer is the author of Great Philosophers Who Failed at Love (Harper Perennial, 2011). Visit him online at

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Mixing It Up With Dan Black | 29 Jul 2010 // 5:00 PM

Although he sometimes covers hip-hop songs and has collaborated with rapper Kid Cudi, don’t dismiss Black as another white rapper -- he sings all of his songs, including his rap covers, in a voice that is part Perry Farrell and part Thom Yorke.


Dan Black: 10 April 2010 - Chicago | 28 Apr 2010 // 5:00 PM

British pop sensation Dan Black brings his touring dance party to Chicago


My First Book Signing (Sort Of) | 14 May 2010 // 3:00 AM

A dispatch from the RT Booklovers' Convention

When Advertisements Become Kindle "Bestsellers" | 21 Apr 2010 // 10:10 PM

Should free electronic books count in sales ratings?

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"No Dollars in Duende": On Making Uncompromising, Spirited Music

// Sound Affects

"On the elusive yet clearly existential sadness that adds layer and texture to music.

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