Here’s why: when I was a teenager, I started getting into indie music. Underground stuff from small, independent labels that frankly, blew my mind. On the radio at that time (and here’s where I date myself) was mostly “grunge” like Nirvana, Stone Temple Pilots and the like, pop-punk, Blink-182, Rancid, and Brit-Pop/Rock, Oasis and Blur. It […]Read more "Sleater-Kinney is back together and I am so excited"
Last year in the U.S. alone more than nine hundred thousand people were reported missing and not found… That’s out of three hundred million, total population. That breaks down to about one person in three hundred and twenty five vanishing. Every year… Maybe it’s a coincidence, but it’s almost the same loss ratio experienced by […]Read more "Where did he go?"
So I like to help. For example, if you have extra money that you don’t know what to do with, here’s some really, really specific stuff that you may want to trade for that money. All highly recommended, by me. I do what I can. Check it out: Book That Is Way Over-Hyped But If You […]Read more "YOU NEED DIS"
Please take a few minutes and check out this awesome Girlpool documentary. (If I wasn’t already in an all-girl band with my friends, I’d want to start one after watching this!)Read more "Girlpool: Things Are Ok"
0: Alarm goes off. 0-1: Fumble around in the dark with your hand. Press snooze button. Hopefully. 2-9: Fall asleep again immediately, have what seems like the longest dream ever. 10: Alarm goes off again. Be amazed by the fact that only 10 minutes have gone by and you are even more tired this time around. 11-15: Dog […]Read more "The First 30 Minutes"
The Daily Post photo challenge this week is Serenity. I’m posting a photo I took over the holidays up at my boyfriend’s father’s place in rural Quebec. I wish I could have better conveyed how beautiful and peaceful it was up there, but this is the best my measly little iphone camera could do. There were […]Read more "Daily Post Photo Challenge: Serenity"
Well, not really. But I got all busy and/or distracted and took a bit of an extended blog hiatus. Also, I lost some of the motivation to post, and even though things were pretty exciting and happening, I just didn’t have the urge to write about any of it. Which is sad and unfortunate because […]Read more "Back By Popular Demand"