2024 Music Book Club Events

Add the Music Book Club events calendar to your Google Calendar in order to get all the Zoom links, which will also be posted here two days before each event. Post-event recordings will be available on our media partner 48 Hills.

February 25

Live Zoom conversation with Lance Scott Walker to discuss DJ Screw: A Life in Slow Revolution at 3 p.m. ET [Use this Zoom link to join at that time]

March 17

Live Zoom conversation with Shawn Reynaldo to discuss First Floor Volume 1: Reflections on Electronic Music Culture at 3 p.m. ET

March 20

Live Zoom conversation with Soren Baker to discuss co-writing Juicy J’s Chronicle of the Juice Man: A Memoir at 3 p.m. ET

March 24

Live Zoom conversation with Scott Woods to discuss Prince and Little Weird Black Boy Gods at 3 p.m. ET

March 31

Live Zoom conversation with Dr. Regina N. Bradley to discuss Chronicling Stankonia: The Rise of the Hip-Hop South and An Outkast Reader: Essays on Race, Gender, and the Postmodern South at 3 p.m. ET

April 5

Live Zoom conversation with Gina Arnold to discuss the new re-release of Route 666: On the Road to Nirvana (link TBA) at 4 p.m. ET

April 7

Live Zoom conversation with DJ Paulette for Welcome to the Club: The Life and Lessons of a Black Woman DJ at 4 p.m. ET/9 p.m. GMT

April 24

Live Zoom conversation with Will Hermes to discuss Lou Reed: The King of New York at 3 p.m. ET


Conversation with Pamela Des Barres to discuss I’m With the Band: Confessions of a Groupie, Let’s Spend the Night Together: Backstage Secrets of Rock Muses and Supergroupies and current book projects

June 9

Live Zoom conversation with Lori Tucker-Sullivan to discuss I Can't Remember If I Cried: Rock Widows on Life, Love, and Legacy at 3 p.m.

June TBA

Live Zoom conversation with Ann Powers to discuss Traveling: On the Path of Joni Mitchell

Past Events Archive at 48 Hills

DJ Disciple on The Beat, the Scene, the Sound: A DJ's Journey through the Rise, Fall, and Rebirth of House Music in New York City (2/21/24; link coming soon)

Danyel Smith on Shine Bright: A Very Personal History of Black Women in Pop (2/7/24)

Dan Charnas on Dilla Time (1/28/24)