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Dare Dukes

Dare Dukes is a writer and musician living on the Lower East Side. He is currently working on a novel.

Hank Williams in a Minor Key
Brooklyn's Lucinda Black Bear Goes where the Grunions Run

On the European leg of the tour for their new record, “Capo My Heart” and Other Bear Songs, Lucinda Black Bear added a cover of Hank Williams’ “Can’t Get You Off of My Mind” to their set of originals.

A Form for the Mess: The Avett Brothers’ Live Volume 2

Midway through the enthralling new Avett Brothers CD, Live, Volume 2, Seth Avett makes clear in an aside that what we are experiencing is a different kind of musical entity than the sometimes overly precious commodities we have come to expect in our digitally enhanced age.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUNE 2020

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