Review: The Encyclopedia of New Wave

The Encyclopedia of New Wave by Daniel Bukszpan

I’ve recently discovered that my ludicrous love for the eighties (ludicrous because I was born in 1991) and my rampant Anglophilia (which is equally ludicrous given the fact that I’m French and Irish) are interwined; I Love the 80s, the VH1 nostalgia fest that enchanted me as a tween, started life out as a BBC miniseries that was so successful they brought it Stateside. God bless. Over the summer, I tried to educate myself about rock music, which has expanded to modern music in general, so when I saw The Encyclopedia of New Wave at the public library, I could not help myself.

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