Sarah Pinsker. Our Lady of the Open Road. (Asimovs June 2015)

asimovs1506A near-future rock and roll road story, with a band ekeing out a living playing live, in the face of immersive 3D holo performances by the Big Name Bands keeping the potential audience members home for the most part.

More from this issue here.

21st Feb 2016 update : a Nebula Award nominee, a nomination with which I can’t agree. The Pinsker story is fine enough, but next to no SF in it, and I’d have put two other stories in this issue ahead of this story, let alone from the rest of my 2015 reading.

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