Bangs in wikipedia.
Bangs Interview from
1980; also available to purchase on cassette. (From Cousin
Creep, author unknown)
Robert Christgau's Bangs obit.
Robert Quine interviewed by Jim DeRogatis about Lester Bangs (Perfect Sound Forever)
Lester Bangs fan and REM guitarist, Peter Buck talks big Bang
theories with Peter Murphy.
Editor. Lester. A Personal Appreciation by Jeffrey "Firebird" Morgan.
Lester Bangs, King of the Noise
Boys. By David Dalton.
Lester Bangs, Brian James, PopMatters
Was Lester Bangs the
Best Rock Critic of the '70s? (Sasha Frere-Jones, Slate.)
Brian Eno: A
Sandbox In Alphaville. Previously unpublished Bangs piece reprinted in
Perfect Sound Forever.
My Black Pages. Don Waller
reviews Mainlines in LA CityBEAT.
the Gong One Last Time. (Alan Niester, Globe and Mail.)
The Right to
Be Wrong: On the Occasion of a New Bangs Book, Richard Hell Remembers
the Late, Great Rock Critic (in the Village Voice).
for Myself: If There’s A Rock ‘N’ Roll Heaven, Could You Hook Me Up
With A Plus-One? William Ham channels Bangs in High Hat.
Official Random House
page for Mainlines, Blood Feasts, and Bad Taste. Including an
Pills and Thrills: Nick
Kent Remembers the Brilliant, Tortured Lester Bangs. [The
Bangsology: Jim DeRogatis Lets it Blurt, By Ken
An entire page
Let it Blurt reviews and commentary (from Jim DeRogatis's site).
A Final Chat
With Lester Bangs. By Jim DeRogatis, in Perfect Sound Forever.
the Cult of Lester Bangs: Rethinking the Legacy of Rock's Most
Celebrated Critic. (Anthony DeCurtis, Rolling Stone.)
Lester Bangs Die in Vain? Ira Robbins's review of Let It
A review of Lester Bangs's
Psychotic Reactions and Carburetor Dung. By Gregory McNamee
Bangs Tribute, by Kurt Hernon, in Perfect Sound Forever.
Quotations from Lester Bangs.
Lester reprints online
Free Jazz/Punk Rock.
White Noise Supremacists
Beefheart's Lick My Decals Off Baby.
(feat. Van Morrison):
Cheers to Glorious Noise for gathering
dozens of Bangs reviews from Rolling Stone, from MC5 to Styx
to the Slits!
Bangs between covers
Reactions and Carburetor Dung. Edited by Greil Marcus.
Lines, Blood Feasts, and Bad Taste. Edited by John Morthland.
It Blurt: The Life and Times of America's Greatest Rock Critic, by Jim