In this piece, we are not at any time meant to use the word greatness to refer to a band from Boston, Big Dipper, best known during the late eighties, for the three fine studio albums, the last of which, Slam, was released on Epic Records in 1990....more
RICK MOODY is the author of five novels, three collections of stories, a memoir, and a collection of essays, On Celestial Music. Moody's band, The Wingdale Community Singers, will soon release their third album, Night, Sleep Death, on Blue Chopsticks Recordings. He has also released a solo album, The Darkness Is Good.
MARC WOODWORTH's writing about music includes two books, Solo: Women Singer-Songwriters in Their Own Words and Bee Thousand (in Continuum’s 33 1/3 series). He’s also published a collection of poems, Arcade. He teaches in the English Department at Skidmore College and is an editor at Salmagundi Magazine.