Month of November, 2010

BMW 2010 Seattle Reading

Join 2010 Best Music Writing guest editor Ann Powers and contributors Sean Nelson (The Stranger) and Chris Estey (KEXP Blog, Three Imaginary Girls) for an evening of readings from and conversation about the book.

December 28, 7pm (free)
Elliott Bay Bookstore
1521 Tenth Avenue
Seattle, WA

BMW 2010 LA Reading - Dec 15, 2010

The Los Angeles Best Music Writing 2010 reading will be hosted by Guest Editor Ann Powers at 826-Venice and will feature 2010 contributors Nikki Darling, Josh Kun, Randall Roberts, Mark Swed, and Michelle Tea. Special thanks to Nikki Darling for putting the event together for us!

December 15, 7pm (free)
826LA-Venice
685 Venice Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA

 

 

 


 

NYC Thanksgiving Week Double Header

Let's hear it for New York! While there is always a large number of critics in NYC who make it into the pages of BMW*,  this is a true banner year for New Yorkers in the book. So, we have an extra special two day extravaganza of writers, henceforth named The Best Music Writing 2010 Thanksgiving Week Double Header:

 

Monday, November 22, 2010
7pm, Housing Works Cafe
126 Crosby Street New York, NY 1001
Free (please bring used books to donate)

Hosted by Guest Editor Ann Powers and Series Editor Daphne Carr
Readings by 2010 Contributors: Raquel Cepeda, Robert Christgau, Sasha Frere-Jones, Lola Ogunnaike, Starrene Rhett, Jody Rosen, Alex Ross, and Greg Tate


Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Free, 7pm, SouthPaw
125 Fifth Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11217
Hosted by Guest Editor Ann Powers and Series Editor Daphne Carr
Readings by 2010 Contributors: Nitsuh Abebe, Jon Caramanica, Jason Fine, Maura Johnston, Evie Nagy, Tavia Nyong’o, Christopher R. Weingarten

 

(Yes, there is a NYC BMW TOC domination, but folks come, as they have for hundreds of years, from all...over...the...world...to be writers in this city.)