On the CD: rare and unreleased tracks from Destroyer, Okkervil River, the Blow, Califone, Michael Hurley with Tara Jane ONeil, Katharina Tunicata, Radio Four, Bobby Birdman, Bright, Alela Diane, Dolphin Band, Ghosting, Fauna Polly, Somos Marquis Homos, Gerhard Trede and his electronic instruments, Rob Walmart, We March, the Golden Bears, We/Or/Me, the Plants, Page France, Fly Ashtray, Souled American, Rev. E. W. Clayborn, Valet, Theo Angell. Inside the book: Indepth, archival interview with scifi author Octavia Butler, brutally honest tour diary by Okkervil River’s Will Sheff, Drew Daniel of Matmos tell us “How To Sing Along to ‘Sweet Home Alabama’, Crime writer/historian Peter Doyle unearths archival crime-scene photos from Australia, Dan Bejar of Destroyer is interviewed by his eight-year-old mini-me, the legacy of street-corner gospel-blues great Rev. Louis Overstreet, psychedelic painter Fred Tomaselli talks in-depth about his art and his punk/fanzine beginnings, Meredith Brosnan goes off about the ABC No Rio open-mic scene in NYC in the mid-’80s. Interviews with Sam Lipsyte, Todd Barry, Souled American, Peter Lamborn Wilson, and the Blow. Fiction by Stacey Levine, Vanessa Vaselka, and Jana Martin.
6 × 9″ [152 × 229mm]