Brick, Mortar, Dust and Black Gold

Via JBX: Stashin Records, a new site devoted to the preservation of New York record shop culture. Thus far, David, the guy who runs the site, has interviewed and photographed folks at Big City, Good, Hospital and some other local shops. It's a great project that will hopefully find its way onto a coffee table near you in the near future.

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Hua Hsu teaches in the English Department at Vassar College and writes about music, sports, and culture. More

Hua Hsu teaches in the English Department at Vassar College and writes about music, sports, and culture. His work has appeared in The Atlantic, The New York Times, Bookforum, Slate, The Village Voice, The Boston Globe Ideas section and The Wire (for whom he writes a bi-monthly column). He is on the editorial board for the New Literary History of America.

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