Last week we celebrated Shakespeare’s 450th birthday. It was a small gathering at Chuck E. Cheese, and I lost poor Yorick’s head in the ball bath. Heyooooo. My social media was abuzz […]
Writer/photographer Anne-Marie Schiefer is automatic when it comes to spotting cool new bands. She’s my go-to resource for all things indie, and she’s nailed a great one this time. Here you go:
I’m trying hard to power out a true tale of liquor, lust, and primer gray Camaros, but the voodoo ain’t working. I’m tired and I’m nursing a headache. For the last week […]
What’s this, a second Appetite? Well, yes and no.
Man, talk about going outside of my comfort zone. Last week I did a little interview with the show “It’s All About Relationships” on vividlife.me. Mostly we talked about The Good Men […]
Los Angeles wasn’t the only city to change the music world in 1988. New York’s Living Colour released their debut album, Vivid, in May of that year, too.
Jane’s Addiction is like your slutty girlfriend who no matter how much she fools around she’s just too great to cut loose. The band is coming up on 30 years together in […]
Jody left to visit a childhood friend in Los Angeles. I worked, went to class, and kicked around our too-expensive apartment. I missed her, and I didn’t like being alone. No, I […]
Let’s get this out of the way: This has nothing to do with Marc “Tainted Love” Almond from Soft Cell. Mark-Almond was a kind of mellow jazz band that was most prolific […]
The beer reviews continue this week with North Coast Brewing’s Acme California Pale Ale. Did I like it? Love it? Want to marry it and have little Acme babies? If you read […]