Dear 22 year old self, I know that, right now, you’re unhappy: you hate yourself, and your life, and you’re terrified about graduating and what the future is going to […]
This is my favorite Adrienne Rich poem, II from Twenty-One Love Poems. I wake up in your bed. I know I have been dreaming. Much earlier, the alarm broke us […]
Worth getting up for in March: 12 concerts in 11 days; Southern Cal baseball on the East Coast; my birthday; farmer’s market breakfasts; strawberry bread and chocolate chip banana bread […]
Wylie Hunter & the Cazadores — Someone You Used To Know. Out 3/31 with a release show at Local 506, Chapel Hill, NC. 9PM with Onward, Soldiers and the Tomahawks. […]
Two. It was a perfect night. And there was a grand slam.
Up front, I gotta say, what this show did was make me salivate for Frontier Ruckus’s new album. Last fall, Matthew Milia told me that their follow-up to Deadmalls & […]
If you’d told me, six months ago, that I’d get a chance to hang around shooting Mark Summers hosting a UNC vs Duke Double Dare Challenge — where a good […]
Justin Townes Earle — Nothing’s Gonna Change The Way You Feel About Me Now. Out 3/28, Bloodshot Records. When it comes to my favorite artists releasing new albums, I have […]
Spring busted out all over in the NC this week.
Jonquil, a smartly clever pop band from the UK, weren’t even on my radar before Monday — but when one of my favorite publicists asked me to sit down with […]