To celebrate the release ofCensorship Now!!, an uproarious new essay collection from cult music hero Ian F. Svenonius, we’re pleased to feature an excerpt from the book on how yuppies and NPR gentrified punk music.
Did you catch Akashic publisher Johnny Temple and Akashic authors Albert “Prodigy” Johnson and K’wan on NPR’s Weekend Edition? Click to learn all about how Infamous Books is reverse gentrifying literature.
Pills and Starships author Lydia Millet talked with NPR’s Scott Simon on Saturday to discuss her new book. Click for more!
Every Friday, the Akashic team highlights industry news, reviews, and features from around the web. This week’s roundup comes to you from Akashic publicist Kate Bogden and editorial assistant Susannah Lawrence.
Featured: Music/Popular Culture/Art
- Copycat: And a Litter of Other Cats
- Censorship Now!! (LIMITED SIGNED HARDCOVER EDITION)
- Jerusalem Calling
- Black Music
- The Lost Treasures of R&B: A D Hunter Mystery
- Scars of the Soul Are Why Kids Wear Bandages When They Don’t Have Bruises
- Hard Art, DC 1979
- Dance of Days: Updated Edition
- The Failure
- Seriously, You Have to Eat
- Animals and Objects In and Out of Water
- Lessons in Taxidermy