Links tagged with “wire”
The Believer - Interview with David Simon
Creator-Writer-Producer of ‘The Wire’ interviewed by Nick Hornby. (via Kottke)
Journal.nonesuch.com: Nonesuch to Release Music from Five Years of “The Wire”
Sounds good… and only six weeks to go until the fifth season begins.
Profiles: Stealing Life: Reporting & Essays: The New Yorker
Long article about ‘The Wire,’ the show which is so good it ruins all other TV for you. (via Kottke)
Interviewing the man behind The Wire. - By Meghan O’Rourke - Slate Magazine
Interesting interview. Sees the show “as a 66-hour movie” and “a Greek tragedy, but instead of the gods being petulant and jealous Olympians hurling lightning bolts down at our protagonists, it’s the Postmodern institutions that are the gods” (via Kottke)
The Ten Thousand Things
I was following this eclectic MP3 blog a while back and somehow missed that Blake Leyh is also music supervisor on ‘The Wire’, which you must watch if you haven’t already.