When news about Kim and Thurston's split reached the public, people were upset. Understandably - for thirty years they were the golden alt couple, in love and making art together, and they made monogamy "cool". Gordon's memoir, emerging now that the dust has settled, is a riveting look at her life and the formation of identities.
You're going to want to get out all your old Sonic Youth records and listen to them while you read this - and you're going to want to read this. Gordon's voice is seminal and Girl in a Band is history.