Shooting Back: Kamel Daoud's Reply to Albert Camus' 'The Stranger'

Shooting Back: Kamel Daoud's Reply to Albert Camus' 'The Stranger'

By Jon Morris

There is going to be a lot of hype about The Meursault Investigation, and you should believe every word of it. 29 May 2015 // 7:00 AM

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	Deadman: Our Eternal Ghosts

Texas duo sounds like the perfect nightcap to a Ryan Adams/Caitlin Cary reunion show. Eerie, airy but rarely so complete is this record.

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The Texas songbird has a voice like no other and, while her scatting may leave something to be desired, her melodious tones remain as deeply personal as ever...

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How the Hula Girl Sings by Joe Meno

In the acknowledgements in Joe Meno's third novel, Hairstyles of the Damned, Meno writes, 'You Suck It: Judith Regan. Badly. And all you other bad publishing corporations. Be ready, the end is nigh.'"

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1 Sep 2005 // 12:00 AM

Slim Susie (2003)

Thanks to globalization, DVDs, and satellite TV, American imagery (more specifically, indie imagery) has worked its way into almost all foreign film. The Swedish Slim Susie is a beneficiary of this cinematic crosspollination.

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	Brian Setzer: Rockabilly Riot! Volume One: A Tribute to Sun Records

This album is a labor of love, plain and simple, that will appeal to fans of the artist and the material.

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	Greg Osby: Channel Three

Osby continues his winning streak with a fresh-sounding saxophone trio approach.

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On their fourth studio album, the World Boogie vision of the North Mississippi Allstars starts to come into full bloom.

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	Minotaur Shock: Maritime

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	Lucero: Nobody’s Darlings

Rock 'n' roll poetry finds a new voice. Lucero outdo themselves again.

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	Ferry Corsten: Passport: Kingdom of the Netherlands

My ears were open when I popped the disc into my CD player -- it just so happened that what came out of the speakers was frightfully dull.

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Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

// Sound Affects

"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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