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The Reading Room

Writing about writing about music.

Henry writes about music and music books for ND, The Bluegrass Situation, Country Standard Time, Publishers Weekly, and more.

The Reading Room

Writing about writing about music.

Henry writes about music and music books for ND, The Bluegrass Situation, Country Standard Time, Publishers Weekly, and more.

A Look Ahead to the Best Music Reads of Fall

I have a special place in my heart for Robert Christgau. When I was in HS and college in NJ i used to read him in his column in the Viilage Voice.....turned me on to soo much great stuff.....One year, I answered his annual "Pazz & Jop" (sic) Poll  by opining (in admittedly poor taste) that Joni Mitchell's records "had more balls" than anyone else's.....he printed that in his column verbatim......