1. Spoon, Love Ways EP
2. Josh Joplin Group, Useful Music advance
3. Ken Burns, "Jazz" PBS TV series
4. Badly Drawn Boy, The Hour of Bewilderbeast
5. The New Year, Newness Ends advance
6. Juliana Hatfield, Beautidul Creature
7. Death Cab For Cutie, Something About Airplanes
8. Last Forever, Trainfare Home
9. F. Scott Fitzgerald, "Tender Is The Night"
10. David Mamet, "State and Main"
11. Sally Timms, To The Land of Milk and Honey
12. Miles Davis, Jack Johnson
13. The Juliana Hatfield Three, Become What You Are
14. John Lennon & Yoko Ono, "Merry Xmas (War is Over)"
15. Stoneground, "Looking for You"
16. The Crystals, The Best of The Crystals
17. Sally Timms & Jon Langford, Songs of False Hope and High Values
List is a sampling of what Michael Goldberg has been reading, listening to or viewing lately.