I made a serious effort in 2010 to listen to as much new music as possible. And while my enthusiasm dissipated around July when it became obvious that I simply couldn’t keep up with all the new albums – especially with my listening habits – I did manage to maintain a good understanding of who was who in music pop culture for the first time in about nine years.
Writer N. Pendleton, not content with writing only ten stories for COVER STORIES, took euphiction and ran with it. Using the music of Nest, he created six euphictional pieces for his Museioncast series.
It’s easy to find good music for almost any occasion, but it’s difficult to find good music for writing. For my biographical work, sometimes the music I heard when I was experiencing the event can be helpful to recapture the mood or emotion. Bob Dylan’s Time Out of Mind and Radiohead’s OK Computer were particularly […]