Personal Favorites from 2008

Here's my personal top picks for the best music and books of 2009. Let me know what you think and be sure to post your own lists!

I really don’t feel like writing this review. I’ve been putting this off for ages. It’s overdue, and I feel like an idiot. This is nothing new. I had a professor who once said all writers hate writing. It’s true for me (at least when I’m feeling obnoxious enough to call myself “a writer”), but is it true for everyone? Read More

Editor’s note: Each week, we’ll be updating this section with two or three shorter reviews (around 300 words … hence the title) of some albums that have recently been released. We want to keep RELEVANT’s music section as up-to-date as possible, so we hope you like it. Please feel free to email us with thoughts, comments, or suggestions for this section.

Iron and Wine / Calexico - In the Reins (EP) Read More