Crowley, Michael
September 2005
New Republic;9/5/2005, Vol. 233 Issue 10, p38
Focuses on the author's interest in rock music and how life is affected by the iPod music player. Definition of the term "rock snob"; Way that friends can download one's entire collection of music in a short amount of time, with an iPod; Frustration of the author in having his collection distributed so freely; How the thrill of acquisition is gone when music is available instantly on the Internet; Physical nature of collecting music that is absent with digital music.


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