New 33 1/3 Title Coming Fall 2018: Switched-On Bach

Ladies and germs! May we present Roshanak Kheshti who will pen the 33 1/3 on Wendy Carlos’s 1968 album Switched-On Bach. This book is one of 16 new titles in the 33 1/3 series. We caught up with Roshanak to learn more about her listening and reading habits… 33 1/3: What was your favorite book or record store growing up? RK: Phonolux Records, Nashville, TN 33 1/3: What is your favorite book or record store in the world? RK: City Lights Books in San Francisco 33 1/3: What are you listening to right…NOW? RK: South African house music…

New 33 1/3 Title Coming Spring 2018: Return to the 36 Chambers: The Dirty Version

Ladies and germs! May we present Jarett Kobek who will pen the 33 1/3 on Ol’ Dirty Bastard’s 1995 album Return to the 36 Chambers: The Dirty Version. This book is one of 16 new titles in the 33 1/3 series. Give it a good long listen… [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RHnsDSh8-8w] We caught up with Jarett to learn more about his listening and reading habits… 33 1/3: What was your favorite book or record store growing up? JK: The Strand, New York, NY 33 1/3: What is your favorite book or record store in the world? JK: City Lights, San Francisco, CA…

New 33 1/3 Title Coming Spring 2018: Okie from Muskogee

Ladies and germs! May we present Rachel Rubin who will pen the 33 1/3 on Merle Haggard’s 1969 album Okie from Muskogee. This book is one of 16 new titles in the 33 1/3 series.  Give it a good long listen… [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-iYY2FQHFwE] We caught up with Rachel to learn more about her listening and reading habits… 33 1/3: What was your favorite book or record store growing up? RR: New Era Bookstore, Park Avenue, Baltimore, MD 33 1/3: What is your favorite book or record store in the world? RR: Skippy White’s, Boston, MA 33 1/3: What…

New 33 1/3 Title Coming Spring 2018: Peepshow

Ladies and germs! May we present Samantha Bennett who will pen the 33 1/3 on The Siouxsie and the Banshees 1988 album Peepshow. This book is one of 16 new titles in the 33 1/3 series.  Give it a good long listen… [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qpcMLAOafkk] We caught up with Samantha to learn more about her listening and reading habits… 33 1/3: What was your favorite book or record store growing up? SB: Nova Records in Littlehampton, just along the south coast from Brighton. It closed long ago, but my dad used to take me there all…

New 33 1/3 Title Coming Spring 2017: The Modern Lovers

Ladies and germs! May we present Sean L. Maloney who will pen the 33 1/3 on The Modern Lovers eponymous 1976 album. This book is one of 16 new titles in the 33 1/3 series.  Give it a good long listen… [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8KB_YzJH0Bk] We caught up with Sean to learn more about his listening and reading habits… 33 1/3: What was your favorite book or record store growing up? SM: Lazer Music, North Reading, MA. It was not the coolest record store and it certainly wasn’t the best record store but it was within walking distance…

New 33 1/3 Title Coming Fall 2018: In on the Kill Taker

Ladies and germs! May we present Joe Gross who will pen the 33 1/3 on Fugazi’s 1993 album In on the Kill Taker. This book is one of 16 new titles in the 33 1/3 series.  Give it a good long listen… [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v8Pf1jwMCuo] We caught up with Joe to learn more about his listening and reading habits… 33 1/3: What was your favorite book or record store growing up? JG: Kemp Mill Records in Falls Church, Va. (R.I.P.), where I worked from fall 1989- spring 1992. One of the most important…

New 33 1/3 Title Coming Spring 2017: Homogenic

Ladies and germs! May we present Emily Mackay who will pen the 33 1/3 on Björk’s 1997 album Homogenic. This book is one of 16 new titles in the 33 1/3 series.  Give it a good long listen! [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I8xigb8sbVo?list=PLA89705F79C658488] We caught up with Emily to learn more about their listening and reading habits… 33 1/3: What was your favorite book or record store growing up? EM: Track Records in York. I moved to York from rural Aberdeenshire when I was 15, and Track seemed like a glittering grotto of lunch-money seven-inches. Closed…

New 33 1/3 Title Coming in Spring 2017: Colossal Youth

Ladies and germs! May we present Joe Bucciero and Michael Blair who will pen the 33 1/3 on Young Marble Giants’ 1980 album Colossal Youth. This book is one of 16 new titles in the 33 1/3 series.  Give it a good long listen! [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tbi_wnEbnGs] We caught up with Joe and Michael to learn more about their listening and reading habits… 33 1/3: What was your favorite book or record store growing up? JB: Reckless and Permanent for records; Myopic for books – all on Chicago’s north side. MB: My go-to two were (and still are) Vintage Vinyl…

New 33 1/3 Title Coming Fall 2017: Boys for Pele

Ladies and germs! May we present Amy Gentry who will pen the 33 1/3 on Tori Amos’ 1996 album Boys for Pele. Amy’s book is one of 16 new titles in the 33 1/3 series.   Give it a good long listen! [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ErccRh9DGcg] We caught up with Amy to learn more about her listening and reading habits… 33 1/3: What was your favorite book or record store growing up? AG: Growing up in Houston, I bought all my Tori Amos singles and imports at Sound Exchange, back when it was on Westheimer. Half-Price Books…

New 33 1/3 Title Coming Spring 2017: Bizarre Ride II the Pharcyde

Ladies and germs! May we present Andrew Barker who will pen the 33 1/3 on The Pharcyde’s 1992 album Bizarre Ride II the Pharcyde. Give it a good long listen! [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9GRPcvFTY4c] We caught up with Andrew to learn more about his listening and reading habits… 33 1/3: What was your favorite book or record store growing up? AB: Rhino Records (Claremont, CA) 33 1/3: What is your favorite book or record store in the world? AB: Skylight Books (Los Angeles, CA) 33 1/3: What are you listening to right…NOW? AB: Kamasi Washington, The Epic 33…