• Mouthing Off

    Rock stars say the darndest things, and John D. Luerssen has collected a sampling of the darndest of them all in his new book, Mouthing Off. Julio Diaz has some comments of his own.

  • Jim Roll

    Inhabiting The Ball (The Telegraph Company). Review by Brian Broccoli.

  • Original Official Joint Smoking Rules

    Sure, we all know you should always "pass the dutchie pon the left hand side," but what are the other vital rules of pot etiquette? Simon Worman details them all in Original Official Joint Smoking Rules. Anton Wagner tokes and passes.

  • 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.

  • Hotbox

    Lickity Split (The Telegraph Company). Review by Bob Pomeroy.

  • Stew

    Acoustic Hootie? I’m not sure if I can do this release justice. Smooth groove…

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