AM Radio, your morning dispatch of rock and lit news

Coveted Edgar Allan Poe artifact kept in a glorified broom closet for more than a century

The wooden mantelpiece that kept Poe company as he wrote “The Raven” is finally coming out of storage.

Dan Boeckner on recording the Divine Fits album: “… I lost my shit. And it was a great vocal take.”

Former Wolf Parade and Handsome Furs band member Dan Boeckner talks to Stereogum about what it was like working with Spoon’s Britt Daniels on their first album, A Thing Called Divine Fits. The album is due to come out later this month.

A literary jukebox: “an experiment in cross-pollinating the arts.”

Maria Popova’s Literary Jukebox matches her favorite quotes to a piece of music every single day of the week. Awesome.




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