Category Archives: Meme of the Day

  1. Meme of the Week: Ellen Willis (I)

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    May 19, 2011 by admin

    A sampling (not comprehensive, possibly more to come, etc.) of critical responses to Out of the Vinyl Deeps, the new …
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  2. Meme of the Day: Lester Bangs Wannabes & Imitators


    October 9, 2009 by admin

    “The question [Bruce] Sterling brings up here has nagged Bangs-the-original and Bangs-wannabes since the first rush wore off: It’s got …
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  3. Meme of the Day: Trying to Forget Your Generation (Part 1)


    September 1, 2009 by admin

    “Anyone unlucky enough not to have been aged between 14 and 30 during 1966-67 will never know the excitement of …
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  4. Meme of the Day: Readers – Who Needs ’em?


    July 24, 2009 by admin

    “I had two kinds of letters that were very encouraging. The first kind of letter was from sixty-year-old housewives saying: …
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  5. Meme of the Day: We Gotta Get Out of This Place


    July 16, 2009 by admin

    “By the mid-’80s, my rock-crit colleagues were most agog over bands like R.E.M. and U2, whom I could appreciate but …
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  6. Meme of the Day: It’s All About the Music, Man…


    July 21, 2008 by admin

    Or is it? “I’m interested in how [music] makes me feel. If it was an early Who single, I’m interested …
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