A couple of minutes ago, as I sat at my computer in my home office--windows closed against the sudden fall weather--I was roused by the telltale rumble of rock music coming from somewhere nearby. I live in a pretty boring neighborhood, and the summer party season seemed to be over, so I chalked it up to the bar a few blocks away, although I usually don't hear music coming from there until closing time. It was only 10:15 p.m.
I walked outside and listened, trying to identify the song. The bass and kick drum were clear, and … Read more