As more than one reviewer has commented that the level of description and attention to detail in A Perfect Blindness makes it stand apart.
[…] Hunt successfully conjures the story’s time and a place in masterful detail.
An expansive historical novel that ably evokes its time and place.
[…] packed with references to the streets of Chicago, popular and underground music, and an insider’s knowledge of the technical side of the life of a musician.
—Forward Clarion Reviews
The links below offer a sampling of scenes—all pre-smartphone and full of smoke—in which
“[…] Hunt’s tireless, Jagermeister-fueled nightcrawlers give us a complete tour of North Side rock clubs in the ’80s—and of their own failings.”