Light Everywhere




While we're at it...a great trailer for the Numero Group's upcoming/deluxe/highly recommended Light: On the South Side collection-slash-Michael Abramson photo book of 1970s Chicago soul. The Numero Group has been my favorite label, reissue or otherwise, for a few years now--and they just keep getting better. Also just announced: the Eccentric Soul Revue, a fall tour of Numero-reissued acts through the Midwest and East Coast.

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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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