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Striking a Chord: The Key to Harmony in Music and Writing

Author and rock and roll "groupie" Pamela Des Barres talks about her love for music, and the importance of music in writing and everyday life.


That Time Elton John Stage-Bombed Iggy Pop in a Gorilla Costume

1973 was a big year for Elton John. He released his first chart-topper, finished his double-album opus, and...invaded Iggy Pop's stage dressed as a gorilla.


10 Weird and Wonderful Biographies on the Music of the 1970s

Welcome to the musical world of the 1970s in 10 books: from the era's most beloved stars, to cult musicians, to the power brokers behind the stage.


The Many Shapes of Music in Fiction, from Kunzru to Murakami

Kunzru and Murakami appreciate the power of song and acknowledge that music often exists in a space where certainty is hard to come by.


City Beats: 5 of the Best Books On Music and New York City

From Jennifer Egan's A Visit From the Goon Squad to Hari Kunzru's White Tears, these works of fiction meld the world of music with that of New York City.


Judy Collins on Leonard Cohen and His Musical Evolution

Judy Collins and Leonard Cohen’s relationship was built on a foundation of songwriting – and became so much more. Here is their story, in Judy’s own words.