• Best, Worst and Unusual Stuff from 2002

    A highly subjective listing of 19 things from 2002 that stuck in Bob Pomeroy’s head and would not leave even when asked politely.

  • Spinning Blues Into Gold

    The legacy and history of the legendary Chess Records is examined in Nadine Cohodas’ new book, Spinning Blues Into Gold. Bob Pomeroy takes the book for a spin.

  • Gena Dry

    What’s it like to be a struggling young English musician in New York when buildings start toppling? Bob Pomeroy finds out, in a conversation with newcomer Gena Dry.

  • New York is Now!

    A side of jazz ignored by Ken Burns’ documentary is explored in Philip Freeman’s new book, New York is Now!: The New Wave of Free Jazz. But is the book any more valid a document of jazz than Burns’ film was? Bob Pomeroy has the answers.

  • The Tom Tom Club

    The Tom Tom Club at The State Theatre in St. Petersburg, FL on September 29, 2001. Concert review by Bob Pomeroy.

  • Catharsis

    Everybody plays the "what if" game, but Larry Eyre’s Catharsis examines what happens when the game becomes destructive. Bob Pomeroy explores the fascinating debut novel.

  • The Optimus Club

    Box (Casino Music). Review by Bob Pomeroy.

  • Starship Beer

    Nut Music as Free as the Squirrels (Atavistic). Review by Bob Pomeroy.

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