Friday, September 20, 2013

ARGENTINA + CHILE TOUR - September 26th to 30th

Next week I'll be in Buenos Aires and Santiago de Chile for FILBA, the international literary festival that takes place in each city consecutively. I'll be doing various events, including talks based around Rip It Up and Start Again, which has just been published in Spanish as Postpunk by Caja Negra.  All the events are free and open to the public. Details below.


Thursday 26th September, 12 pm

Workshop - the art of criticism

Museo de la Lengua –  Las Heras 2555, Recoleta

Thursday 26th September, 7 pm

Interview and trialogue with Diego Manso and Pablo Schanton, + Q&A

Fundación Osde –  Leandro N. Alem 1067 2do. subsuelo, Centro

Friday 27th, 7 pm

Post Punk conference – with Pablo Schanton

Alianza Francesa – Córdoba 946, Centro


Sunday 29th, 4.30 pm

Post Punk conference - with Pablo Márquez

Centro Cultural GAM: Libertador Bernando O´Higgins 227

Monday 30th, 11 am

Workshop - the art of criticism

Diego Portales University -  Manuel Rodríguez Sur 415

more informatoin and complete Festival’s activities at


Thursday, September 12, 2013

Really terrific, this EP from John Foxx and The Belbury Circle (Jon Brooks + Jim Jupp). Empty Avenues  - Ghost Box's first pop record.  Hear here. Buy buy.

Slightly prefer the "radio mix" of the title track, but the Pye Corner Audio remix is excellent.

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Happy Birthday to The Quietus!

John Doran reflects on the magazine's first half-decade
RIP Andrew Goodwin

some notable works

Monday, September 09, 2013

Out soon, on Caja Negra Editora - the Spanish translation of Rip It Up and Start Again.

Tuesday, September 03, 2013

RIP Frederick Pohl