Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - June 18, 2008
It's easy to say there is something Dickensian about "The Court of the Air" (Tor; $25.95) by Stephen Hunt. But this British steampunk novel does have its evocative elements.
Tapping on fake instruments and screeching into microphones connected to video game consoles has become lucrative for both the music and gaming industries.
- A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.