Lately I find myself seriously moved by Mike Lupica's radio show on WFMU. Lupica plays a lot of the same records I did when I was a college radio DJ—indie rock of 1987 plus antecedents, progeny, and free associations—but it's not nostalgia for the music that's got me. It's his mic breaks: He speaks with that same mix of confidence (from knowing you've stumbled onto the secrets of the universe), humility (from recognizing their power and breadth), and sarcastic wit (from disrespecting the Man) we had in the days... More >>>