Franklin Bruno is the music editor of the Los Angeles Review of Books. His first book of poems, The Accordion Repertoire, and Another, a new album by his band the Human Hearts, will appear in 2012. He is currently writing a book on bridges, middle-eights, and breakdowns in American pop.
Gilded Age Fan Club: Daniel Cavicchi’s “Listening and Longing”
Suddenly, a cannon-shot rang out, a gentle hint for us twenty thousand to begin playing the Blue Danube....