Song of the Week: “Irony. Utility. Pretext.” by Algiers “Irony. Utility. Pretext” by Atlanta's Algiers blends the power of gospel vocals, post-punk instrumentation, and militantly political lyrics akin to Public Enemy or Rage Against the Machine.
nprbooks: Krakauer tells NPR’s Rachel Martin about his new book, Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a College Town. He says he was moved to write the book after he found out someone close to him had been raped by a family friend.Jon Krakauer Tells A ‘Depressingly Typical’ Story Of College Town Rapes