Me on the radio! My weekend arts picks on WBUR's... →
Supposedly I have “a voice for radio.” As long as I don’t have “a face for radio” I’m down with it.
The past few days, kehd.
Matchmake Me: San Francisco
onehundreddates: Help! I will be in San Francisco on December 27th and I need a West Coast Date. Like really, I need this. Without it, I do not hit 50 dates in 6 months. Qualifiers: 1. Must be from the West Coast 2. Must be reasonably kind, attractive, and fun to be around. Please do not set me up with your mean, ugly, lonely friend so that you don’t have to hang out with her for a...
things i want to do in new york this weekend:
+ go see the national, maybe, though it sucks that i get in too late to go see the national/wye oak bill at the beacon. + eat one of those obscene cornflake chocolate chip cookies at momofuku. shut up, i know this makes me uncool. + hang out in a bar for three hours that has a decent jukebox. + have a few rounds at mcsorley’s. + probably get kicked out of mcsorley’s. + go see the...
Craig [head of Dig Distro]: “Y’know, in Colorado, when someone fucks...– Gem from our staff meeting earlier, in which Craig gets mad at people who crap up the Dig boxes. #weareworking.
this is a for serious exchange that just took...
Hil: I think we need a champagne slip n’ slide for the New Year’s Eve show we’re presenting at the Brighton Music Hall. Jeff: Hilary no. Hil: But I want it. Jeff: We’re having a tall boy toast, not a champagne toast. Hil: But what if we do a cork popping contest?! Jeff: No. Hil: BUT I WANT IT. Jeff: No. Hil: … but what if I find helmets so that— Jeff:...
WHY I SHOP LOCAL (Or: "Scary Cheese") →
I HAVE FEELINGS AND IT IS ABOUT SHOPPING LOCAL FOR MY GRAMPA’S CHRISTMAS PRESENT anyways, this is a recent op/ed.
i really, really hate that i have an okcupid profile and a look at the messages i receive there thoroughly depresses me. the fact that i have one at all makes me feel like a huge failure. silly/stupid but true. in other news, i scored a pair of vintage raybans and an original 1965 copy of the beatles’ rubber soul on vinyl in great condition while out with my mom in bar harbor this...
That graphic comparing the U.S. and International...
REPORTING LIVE: Friendly Fires at Brixton Academy →
I know I was supposed to be on vacation and everything but if someone says “Hey, wanna review this show at Brixton Academy?” you say “YES PLEASE AND THANK YOU!” Friendly Fires were way rad. My favorite shot from the night: (note to self: get better with camera)