Episode 118: Perfect pop with Jodi Gersh (and the Book of Love)




June 22, 2017


  • Book of Love “Boy” Book of Love (Sire/Square) 1986


This is Jodi Gersh’s second appearance on Rockin’ the Suburbs. We will let you know when she’s a regular at swimming in lakes.

Read the Book of Love story here. The band played got back together for some 30th anniversary shows and the response to that led to them continuing to tour. Learn all about that here.

This captures the spirit of synth pop, for sure:

And finally, according to the source of all human knowledge, “Minnesota has 11,842 lakes of 10 acres or more. The 1968 state survey found 15,291 lake basins, of which 3,257 were dry. If all basins over 2.5 acres were counted, Minnesota would have 21,871 lakes.”


(By edkohler – Flickr, CC BY 2.0, Link)

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