Maybe you've got an oddball obsession in your life that takes up way too much time. Chances are, it's nowhere near as esoteric as that of David Klein, a writer from Chapel Hill. Klein writes a regular column on rock-music numerology -- "a series of 100 essays, each one focusing on the songs and song types associated with a given number and ultimately declaring one song definitive." Check out his latest, on the number 59.
Prime numbers from David Klein
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About the blogger
David Menconi has been the News & Observer's music critic since 1991. Before that, he spent five years at the Daily Camera in Boulder, Colo. He has a masters in journalism from the University of Texas and a B.A. in English from Southwestern University. You can find more of his writing here.