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.
Sankt Otten + N: Männerfreundschaften und Metaphysik
'Becoming Unbecoming' and the Toll Extracted From Survivors
Hiss Golden Messenger: Heart Like a Levee
Big Star: Complete Third
David Bromberg Band: The Blues, the Whole Blues and Nothing But the Blues
A 21st-century Muckraker Pierces the Heart of the Internet in 'Reading the Comments'
Zomba Prison Project: I Will Not Stop Singing
Westworld: Season 1, Episode 1 - "The Original"
"It's just so easy to kill someone in a video game that it's surprising when a game makes murder difficult.