Do you ever get to the end of the year and wish you had read just a few more new releases? Sally’s here to help! She’s read over 50 releases from 2022 and has sifted through her reviews to pull out her top five new releases (so far).
Then, in honor of our Women in Music theme this month, Alana talks with Dr. Susan Rogers, cognitive neuroscientist, Berklee professor, and music producer responsible for engineering Prince’s Purple Rain album, about her new book This is What It Sounds Like: What the Music We Love Says About Us. Dr. Rogers shares a bit about her career, including the experiences of women in music production, teaching at Berklee, and working with Prince.
Disorientation by Elaine Hsieh Chou
Delilah Green Doesn’t Care by Ashley Herring Blake
You Made a Fool of Death with Your Beauty by Akwaeke Emezi
The Romantic Agenda by Claire Kann
The Last Housewife by Ashley Winstead
Where the Drowned Girls Go by Seanan McGuire
This is What It Sounds Like: What the Music We Love Says About Us by Susan Rogers and Ogi Ogas
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This episode was edited and produced by Renee Powers on the ancestral land of the Dakota people.
Original music by @iam.onyxrose