- A critic realises he should have turned his hand to art years ago, finally does so: Jerry Saltz: My Life as a Failed Artist. And the followup in which he reviews his own early work.
- From 2015: Listening to “extreme” music makes you calmer, not angrier. (Of course, the test material is emo.)
- If Kim Dotcom can be believed (and why wouldn’t anyone believe Kim Dotcom), he got done over regarding Mega.nz by a more “colourful” character than himself.
- The Grind Of Touring With A No Longer Relevant Rock Band. By a keyboardist in (one of the current) Herman’s Hermits.
The book got a paragraph in the Financial Times today! (Archive.) Apparently the print edition (which I didn’t manage to grab) rendered my name as “Robert Gerard”; correction tomorrow. Robert, David, must be the blokechain.