The Psychic Soviet
Anthology of essays written by Ian Svenonius (of Weird War, and
formerly of The Make-Up, Cupid Car Club, Nation of Ulysses, etc.), this
books contains new articles as well as pieces that previously appeared
in Index, BBGun, Dot Dot Dot, Sound Collector,
Plan B and Weird War World, among others. These brilliant essays
inventively expound on essential topics surrounding culture and politics,
resulting in an incisive reading of our recent cultural history that
is as engaging as it is funny. Not to be missed! Essays include: "The
Bloody Latte," "The Responsible Use of Rock 'n' Roll,"
"The Seinfeld Syndrome," "Rock 'n' Roll as Real Estate,"
"The Mix Master Race," & "A Warning to Swedish Girls."
His short claymation films, "The Launching of the Dream Weapon"
and "The Seduction of Paolo Hewitt", is out now on DVD through
Ooga Booga (see below)!
Packaged in a lightweight, pocket-sized edition with a durable plastic
cover. Black & white, 220 pages.