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Neil Gaiman Writing American Gods Pilot for HBO

On Twitter, Neil Gaiman shared the fact that he is currently writing an American Gods pilot for HBO. We’ve embedded the tweet above.

Click here to read the first five chapters of the award-winning novel, “a kaleidoscopic journey deep into myth.” The news of the possible adaptation emerged last year.

If you want to listen to the American Gods playlist on Spotify, follow this link. We’ve embedded the songlist below, a great collection of writing music.

American Gods Spotify Playlist by Sergio Pablo Diaz Sierra

Patsy Cline – Walkin’ After Midnight
The Dixie Cups – Iko Iko – Original
The Velvet Underground – Who Loves The Sun
John Lennon – The Fool on the Hill
Was (Not Was) – Shadow & Jimmy
Elvis Presley – Heartbreak Hotel
Trent Reznor – Immigrant Song
Creedence Clearwater Revival – Midnight Special
Bob Dylan – A Hard Rain’s A-Gonna Fall – 2010 mono version
Prague Symphony Orchestra – Night On Bald Mountain
The Magnetic Fields – I Have The Moon
London Symphony Orchestra & Arpád Jóo – Boléro (Ravel)
Ringo Starr – Octopus’s Garden
Johann Strauss – The Blue Danube Watlz Op 314
Johann Strauss – The Emperor Waltz Op 437
Blue Oyster Cult – (Don’t Fear) The Reaper
The Stooges – T.V. Eye
David Bowie – Cat People (Putting Out Fire)
Kate Bush – Egypt
Johnny Cash – Danny Boy
The Pogues – Sally MacLennane
The Pogues – The Body Of An American
Dropkick Murphys – Your Spirit’s Alive
Flogging Molly – Us Of Lesser Gods
Flogging Molly – Speed of Darkness
The Pogues Featuring The Dubliners – The Irish Rover
The Pogues/Dubliners – Whiskey in the Jar
Sufjan Stevens – The Little Drummer Boy
Tom Waits – Tango Till They’re Sore
Frank Sinatra – Winter Wonderland
Danny DeVito – One Last Hope – Soundtrack Version
Bruce Springsteen – Viva Las Vegas
Patsy Cline – Why Can’t He Be You
Bobby Bare – Marie Laveau
Dr. John – Lilanie Des Saints
Tito Puente & His Orchestra – Elegua Chango
Paul Revere & The Raiders – Indian Reservation (The Lament Of The Cherokee Reservation Indian) featuring Mark Lindsay
Russell Means – Ain’t No Prison for the Corporation
Simon & Garfunkel – Old Friends
Gary Portnoy – Where Everybody Knows Your Name (Cheers Theme)
Liza Minnelli – Cabaret
Greg Brown – In The Dark With You
The Who – Magic Bus – Original Stereo Version
Grateful Dead – I’ve Been All Around This World – Remastered LP Version
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Death Is Not The End – 2011 – Remaster
Jethro Tull – Cold Wind to Valhalla
Don Edwards – Sam Bass
Quiet Riot – Thunderbird
Talking Heads – City Of Dreams
Fred Astaire – The Way You Look Tonight
The Animals – Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood
Indigo Girls – Closer To Fine
Paul Simon – American Tune
Elvis Costello & The Attractions – Beyond Belief

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