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New Links To Cool Photography, Graphics, Roman Walls, New Music & Socks At BACK.

mitchi-feetThe latest edition of BACK. is packed full of links to brilliant cool photography, graphic design, ancient Roman walls, new music and wonderfully crazy socks. BACK.  is the page where Life Elsewhere creator, Norman B selects places you may have never found. Make sure you scroll down (and down) to find all kinds of wonderful sites to visit.


Ian Dury, Porn, Shoes, Illustration, Self Portraits & More (but not necessarily in that order)

Ian DuryCabin Porn      Amsterdam Shoe Company    Sqidface & The MeddlerKara Souza


You are cordially invited to explore Norman B’s curated collection of places to visit at BACK. From a candid video interview with the late Ian Dury to a beautiful stark black and white movie for a track by Ryan Hemsworth or praise for shoes from Holland to a question about porn. The links at BACK. will take you places you’ve never been before. Make sure you don’t miss another intriguing post, check BACK. frequently.

It Would Seem There Are More Photographers Pointing Their Cameras At Naked Women Than I’ve Had Hot Dinners!


Yes, it’s a deliberately provocative headline coupled with an equally provocative image to entice you to go to BACK. where you’ll discover all kinds of links to places with beautiful photos, interesting ideas, brilliant design, entertaining facts, fascinating videos and exceptional new music.

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Nine + Reasons To Visit Back.

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BACK. is the last page at this site. So, we called it BACK. ’cause its at, well…the BACK. This is where Norman B, the creator and host of Life Elsewhere brings you his curated selection of links. From photography to furniture, artworks to architecture, fashion to folklore, at BACK. you’ll always find intriguing places to visit, new music to explore and the occasional critical observation. Go to BACK. and enjoy the adventure of discovery.

Good Books. Great Guests.


The Life Elsewhere Summer Reading Special with a distinguished panel of experts: David Ulinbook critic of The Los Angels TimesMark Haskell Smithauthor of five novels,  MoistDelicious,Salty, Baked, and Raw: A Love Storyand the non-fiction book Heart of Dankness: Underground Botanists, Outlaw Farmers, and the Race for the Cannabis CupDavid Zweig, writer, lecturer and musician, his first non-fiction book Invisibles: The Power of Anonymous Work in an Age of Relentless Self-Promotion. Here are photos of our guests, see if you can match the author with the books they selected?

David Zweig

David Zweig

Mark H Smith

Mark Haskell Smith

David Ulin

David Ulin

Also in the next edition of Life Elsewhere a first-rate selection for the Hit That Never Was, the late, great, crown prince of reggae, Dennis Brown with a cover of a universally much-loved song, written by a high school friend of Norman B. Another test, can you guess the title and the name of the person who wrote it?

The Life Elsewhere Summer Reading Special 

9.00am ET, Monday, July 7

WMNF 88.5fm


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