"Thomas Dolby has had at least four notable lives. The chart topping musician and ubiquitous MTV presence, the Silicon Valley innovator, the music director for TED and then, astonishingly, a professor at Johns Hopkins. His journey is as amazing as the book is well written. From start to finish, I thoroughly enjoyed every page of The Speed Of Sound. Brilliant." - Henry Rollins, bestselling author, journalist and musician ... See MoreSee Less
Radio fans! Hear Thomas on Baltimore @WTMD FM 89.7 with Alex Cortwright Friday morning after 9 am! He will be talking about his B'more Book Festival slot this Sat 12.30pm! Check it out, and then check it out this weekend! (Lunesse) ... See MoreSee Less
The Baltimore Book Festival features hundreds of author appearances and book signings, 100+ exhibitors and booksellers, non-stop readings on multiple stages, cooking demos by celebrity chefs, poetry readings and workshops, panel discussions, walking tours, storytellers and hands-on projects for kids...
Permanent Records is an ongoing closer look at the records that matter most.What was the golden age of The Golden Age Of Wireless? In 1982, Thomas Dolby’s debut album came out in U.K. for the first time, as a nine-song set: opening with the surging, stirring “Flying North,” and ending with a complex