Book Review

Freak Kingdom: Hunter S. Thompson’s Manic Ten-Year Crusade Against American Fascism by Timothy Denevi. Public Affairs/Hachette Book Group, Inc. 2018. The most impressive part of Timothy Denevi’s biography on Gonzo Journalism’s inventor and most celebrated practitioner is that, in his treatment of Hunter S. Thompson, Denevi manages to do something that even Thompson himself struggled … Continue reading Book Review

Live Review: Steve Earle & The Dukes

Clocks and Calendars, Rednecks and Bolsheviks, Horses and Water: A review of Steve Earle and the Dukes at Jergel’s Rhythm Grille. By: Steven Rafferty steven@raffwrites.com When you look at a calendar it reinforces the myth that time is linear and that moments are discreet. If you look at an old-fashioned wall clock, one with hands … Continue reading Live Review: Steve Earle & The Dukes