This is it. It's snowing.Celebrate the forthcoming apocalypse in the best way possible.
Read: Scorch Atlas - Blake Butler - A novel of 14 interlocking stories set in ruined American locales where birds speak gibberish, the sky rains gravel, and millions starve, disappear, or grow coats of mold.
Listen: Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven - Godspeed You! Black Emperor - "a massive, achingly beautiful work, alternately elegiac and ferocious . . . The disparity is immediately striking." - Pitchfork
Drink: Chupacabra - Merkin Vineyards - The Chupacabra is Merkin's Shape Shifter red blend. This years moving target is 45% Grenache, 40% Syrah, 15% Mourvedre from Cochise Co., AZ.
Next week, we're celebrating the release of Cris Mazza's Charlatan at Curbside Books & Records!
Friday, November 17th at 6pm, Cris Mazza will be reading in the Lounge at Curbside Books & Records for the release of Charlatan: New and Selected Stories! Cris's reading will be accompanied by saxophonist Mark Rasmussen.