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"A Mystical Look at the Mind States Singing Can Create"

"A Mystical Look at the Mind States Singing Can...

Anthony A. Treadway, reviews Strong Songs on Amazon: --- I was surprised by the strong element of mysticism running through the book. I began with a robust ignorance but was...

"A Mystical Look at the Mind States Singing Can...

Anthony A. Treadway, reviews Strong Songs on Amazon: --- I was surprised by the strong element of mysticism running through the book. I began with a robust ignorance but was...

Sarah Perry, author of Every Cradle is a Grave, reviews

Sarah Perry, author of Every Cradle is a Grave,...

“Metzger's project is to describe a phenomenon that is widely shared but eludes communication in language, that is, the special mental states attainable only in groups sharing a common ritual...

Sarah Perry, author of Every Cradle is a Grave,...

“Metzger's project is to describe a phenomenon that is widely shared but eludes communication in language, that is, the special mental states attainable only in groups sharing a common ritual...

Kelly Macklin and Erin Fulton review...

Kelly Macklin and Erin Fulton review...

We are appreciative of the kind words of advanced readers of Strong Songs of the Dead:"Thom's book is an authentic and emotional journey into shape note singing. He provides a...

Kelly Macklin and Erin Fulton review...

We are appreciative of the kind words of advanced readers of Strong Songs of the Dead:"Thom's book is an authentic and emotional journey into shape note singing. He provides a...

Two great Amazon reviews of Strong Songs...

Two great Amazon reviews of Strong Songs...

Garrett A on Amazon: In "Strong Songs of the Dead," Th. Metzger journeys through the hauntingly beautiful landscape of Sacred Harp singing, an enduring American singing tradition. Metzger’s approach is both...

Two great Amazon reviews of Strong Songs...

Garrett A on Amazon: In "Strong Songs of the Dead," Th. Metzger journeys through the hauntingly beautiful landscape of Sacred Harp singing, an enduring American singing tradition. Metzger’s approach is both...

Carl Abrahamsson, author of Source Magic, reviews

Carl Abrahamsson, author of Source Magic, reviews

"Metzger's work and voice resound in strange harmonies, leaving you wanting more… But what we do have here is lovely: a highly intelligent book about the power of the human...

Carl Abrahamsson, author of Source Magic, reviews

"Metzger's work and voice resound in strange harmonies, leaving you wanting more… But what we do have here is lovely: a highly intelligent book about the power of the human...

David Smith reviews...

David Smith reviews...

Our first LibraryThing review has arrived and it is terrific. Read the whole thing on the LT website, but here are a few snippets:Cards on the table: This is a great...

David Smith reviews...

Our first LibraryThing review has arrived and it is terrific. Read the whole thing on the LT website, but here are a few snippets:Cards on the table: This is a great...