The 33 1/3 series of books has announced its next lineup of books about noteworthy albums. Bloomsbury held an open call for submissions this year, which yielded 605 submissions (including a couple Treble staffers), from which the series’ editor Ally-Jane Grossman narrowed it down to 16. Here’s the lineup of books to be published next in the 33 1/3 series, which will begin in spring of 2017.
Jawbreaker’s 24 Hour Revenge Therapy by Ronen Givony
The Pharcyde’s Bizarre Ride II the Pharcyde by Andrew Barker
Tori Amos’ Boys for Pele by Amy Gentry
Young Marble Giants’ Colossal Youth by Michael Blair and Joe Bucciero
Björk’s Homogenic by Emily Mackay
Fugazi’s In on the Kill Taker by Joe Gross
Modern Lovers’ The Modern Lovers by Sean L. Maloney
Merle Haggard’s Okie from Muskogee by Rachel Rubin
Siouxsie and the Banshees’ Peepshow by Samantha Bennett
Ol’ Dirty Bastard’s Return to the 36 Chambers: The Dirty Version by Jarett Kobek
Wendy Carlos’ Switched-On Bach by Roshanak Kheshti
Japan’s Tin Drum by Agata Pyzik
Lou Reed’s Transformer by Ezra Furman
Angelo Badalamenti’s Twin Peaks OST by Clare Nina Norelli
Camp Lo’s Uptown Saturday Night by Patrick Rivers & Will Fulton
Bob Mould’s Workbook by Walter Biggins and Daniel Couch
Read our list 10 Essential Music Books for Summer Reading, which includes a past volume of the 33 1/3 series.
Jeff Terich is the founder and editor of Treble. He's been writing about music for 20 years and has been published at American Songwriter, Bandcamp Daily, Reverb, Spin, Stereogum, uDiscoverMusic, VinylMePlease and some others that he's forgetting right now. He's still not tired of it.