9 February 2007
Robert Horning has developed a substantial body of work in PopMatters' music reviews, concerts, film, and TV sections. His writing has also appeared in Time Out New York and Skyscraper. In his PopMatters column, "Marginal Utility", Rob bridges the abstract and concrete aspects of consumerism. His writing is as grounded and approachable as an everyday trip to the grocery store. Rob has a BA and MA in English Literature; his interests in social theory, economics, and sociology generates his solid background knowledge for "Marginal Utility" and informs his music reviews. For more Rob Horning, be sure to read the Marginal Utility blog.
The Essential Dilemma in 'Under the Sun' Is That No Truth Is singular, No Story Is Simple
Various Artists: Coxsone's Music 2 - The Sound of Young Jamaica
Preacher: Season 1, Episode 9 - "Finish the Song"
Stranger Things: Season 1, Episode 1 - "The Vanishing of Will Myers"
Andy Stott: Too Many Voices
Little Richard: Mono Box - The Complete Specialty and Vee-Jay Albums
Connections: Midnight Run
Race and Sci-fi Theory: Not Just for Dissertations Anymore
"Spirits of Xanadu wrings emotion and style out of its low fidelity graphics.