News for week ending 2020-03-14 (open thread)

A slow week, but a couple of items of interest.

Off-topic

Over at my side blog, I’ve got a brief look at the awful German comedy western Manitou’s Shoe. Never heard of it? If you’re lucky, you never will again. https://trentofftopic.com/2020/03/12/movie-review-manitous-shoe-der-schuh-des-manitu-2001/

On a more substantive note, “A psychology of my music listening; or, why I’m going to write a bunch of album reviews.