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Michael Goldberg completed his first novel, "Days of the Crazy-Wild," earlier this year. You can read the first chapter at his blog, daysofthecrazy-wild.com. He was an Associate Editor and Senior Writer at Rolling Stone. He leads a writing group, The Writers Cafe, in El Cerrito, CA.

Video: Watch Trailer For ‘R.E.M. By MTV’ Documentary

Video: Watch Trailer For ‘R.E.M. By MTV’ Documentary

Here’s the trailer from the upcoming “R.E.M. By MTV” documentary that will be included in the 6-DVD REMTV set due November 24.

The documentary will also air on MTV and VH1 in November.

http://www.npr.org/templates/event/embeddedVideo.php?storyId=356943297&mediaId=

[I just published my rock ‘n’ roll novel, True Love Scars.” Rolling Stone has a great review of my book in a recent issue. Read it

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VIdeo: Sleater-Kinney Reunite, Announce New Album, Tour

VIdeo: Sleater-Kinney Reunite, Announce New Album, Tour

Janet Weiss, Carrie Brownstein, Corin Tucker

One of my favorite bands of all time, and one of the most important to emerge during the ’90s, Sleater-Kinney has reformed and will release a new album, No Cities To Love, on January 20, 2015.

First song to be released is “Bury Our Friends,” with a lyric video featuring director and longtime Sleater-Kinney friend, Miranda July.

“Bury Our Friends”:

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Video: Watch Greil Marcus Interview Percival Everett, Emmanuel Carrère & Mary Gaitskill at Festival Albertine

Video: Watch Greil Marcus Interview Percival Everett, Emmanuel Carrère & Mary Gaitskill at Festival Albertine

This evening in New York at the Albertine bookstore, Greil Marcus interviewed Percival Everett, Emmanuel Carrère & Mary Gaitskill during the concluding panel of the week-long Festival Albertine.

Currently video of some of the panels are online. Check out a few below, and you’ll find links to others here.

Authors Mary Gaitskill (Bad Behavior, Don’t Cry), Emmanuel Carrère (La Moustache, Limonov)…

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Video: Watch Bob Dylan Documentary, ‘Highway 61 Revisited,’ Right Now

Video: Watch Bob Dylan Documentary, ‘Highway 61 Revisited,’ Right Now

This 1993 documentary looks at the significance of Highway 61, the road that runs south from Bob Dylan’s home
town of Hibbing, Minnesota and inspired one of his greatest albums. Produced by Arena, the acclaimed British company known for its documentaries.

You can watch the whole thing here.

http://dylantube.com/highway-61-bbc-arena-1993/

It’s in four parts on YouTube but some of the audio is…

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Audio: Hear Previously Unreleased Sleater-Kinney Track, ‘Bury Our Friends,’ Right Now

Audio: Hear Previously Unreleased Sleater-Kinney Track, ‘Bury Our Friends,’ Right Now

Could this flyer mean that a new Sleater-Kinney album is on the way?

Previously unheard Sleater-Kinney song, “Bury Our Friends,” included with new box set, Start Together.

“Bury Our Friends”:

It’s rumored that there will be a new Sleater-Kinney album released Janu 20. 2015 called No Cities To Love,but that’s a RUMOR and nothing more…

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