downloadable mp3, 38 minutes
audiobook edition of Lounge Acts by Doug Nufer
Bill Horist on guitar
Wally Shoup on saxophone
Doug Nufer on vocals
recorded by Robb Kunz
Barça Lounge, Seattle, June 27, 2013
"Those are all names of drinks by the way. I didn't have to make anything up here!"
Insert Blanc Press is pleased to announce the release of The Lounge Acts lounge act, a 38 minute downloadable mp3 audiobook edition of Lounge Acts by Doug Nufer, with Bill Horist on guitar, Wally Shoup on saxophone, and Doug Nufer on vocals, recorded by Robb Kunz at Barça Lounge, Seattle, June 27, 2013.
“Nufer tells the truth, even though he knows as well as the lord above knows: the truth is over-rated. Nufer is a poet who has you in the corner, eye to eye, giving you the skinny, or maybe he’s with you at the counter, sharing secrets, his hand grabbing yr arm the more he realizes yr ok. That’s how damn good a writer he is.”
“Lounge is by its nature a mixologist’s soundtrack, or, as Doug Nufer—no stranger to the fillies he—might crack, a track sound for the Gin Ricky playing back bar. And here, Nufer swings..”
“I can’t define that book. Sometimes I think it’s a book of poetry, sometimes I think it’s a reference book, sometimes I think it’s a conceptual art piece. It flows in and out of different contexts. I believe it will be received by the poetry world, by the writing world that I’m involved with. It got really juiced in the music world. We got major juice.”