Musical Thingarium 5.19.16

Disco, New Wave, and sunny weather songs! 1 Barbra Streisand (The Most Wanted Woman) by Boney M. 2 Rodneys English Disco by Helen Love 3 Disco Disaster by Human League 4 The World Is a Disco Ball by Future Bible Heroes 5 Disco Man by The Damned 6 Dream Of A Disco by Marsheaux 7 […]

Stephen Merritt: The Scrabble Interview

Stephen Merritt: The Scrabble Interview

Last year when Magnetic Fields guy Stephen Merritt and New Yorker cartoonist Roz Chast’s book 101 Two-Letter Words (Amazon, iBooks, Powell’s), which aside from being entertaining is also meant to be helpful if you play Scrabble, came out, I had the opportunity to interview Merritt by phone. As it turned out, the poor guy had […]