Teacher, Author, Musician

s.alexander.reed@gmail.com

 

Now Out:

Assimilate: A Critical History of Industrial Music (Oxford University Press)

They Might Be Giants' Flood, a 33 1/3 Book (Bloomsbury)

SOL: A Self-Banishment Ritual (LP)

Madness & Extinction (LP)

 

"Punking the Bibliography: RE/Search Publications, the Bookshelf Question, and Ideational Flow," in Ripped, Torn and Cut:
Pop, Politics and Punk Fanzines from 1976

"The Musicological Occult, or Show Us the Dragons," in The Journal of Musicological Research

 

Forthcoming:

Laurie Anderson's Big Science (Oxford University Press)

"'Let's Make Love Before You Die': 'Warm Leatherette,' Boredom, and the Invention of the 1980s"

Review of Jonathan Pieslak's Radicalism and Music

 

Hear interviews about  Assimilate :

• WNYC’s Soundcheck    • IDieYouDie.com    • WAIF’s On the Way to the Peak of Normal    • DeadAudio.com