Monday, April 5, 2010

Largehearted Boy Book Notes - Tony DuShane ("Confessions of a Teenage Jesus Jerk")

(In the great Book Notes series on Largehearted Boy authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book. Here you can find those playlists on Spotify... so you can listen to them while reading the original notes)

(via City Lights)

The Book

Confessions of a Teenage Jesus Jerk by Tony DuShane

What Largehearted Boy wrote about it: "Tony Dushane's debut novel, Confessions of a Teenage Jesus Jerk, is hilarious and often surprisingly touching, a young man's conflicted coming of age story as a Jehovah's Witness".
LHB Book Notes (full playlists and comments about each song, April 1, 2010)

The Playlist

(9 songs out of 10, 90%, 37.8 minutes)

Black Flag – My War
Bad Religion – Fuck Armageddon...This Is Hell
Depeche Mode – Personal Jesus
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Abbatoir Blues
Sunn o))) - Anything
Ice T – New Jack Hustler
Swans – Failure
Pixies – Monkey Gone To Heaven
Mick Harvey – Hank Williams Said It Best
Camper Van Beethoven – Seven Languages

Playing order: chosen by the author
Listen to it on Spotify: HTTP Link, URI. (SR0120)
(LHB Book Notes on Spotify archive)

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