RIP, Mr. Leiber

Jerry Leiber died yesterday at the age of 78. Let me preface this post by saying I was obsessed with The Coasters when I was a kid. OBSESSED. I had a two-tape compilation of all their songs (including from when some of them were The Robins) that I listened to over and over and over … More RIP, Mr. Leiber

he lives in New York City

You may remember in a previous post I mentioned Sxip Shirey and my favorite of his songs, lamenting the quality of the video. Well, yesterday he put out a much better video of the song. Hooray!

EVELYN EVELYN WOOOOO

HOMG I never win things. Never ever ever. But today. On twitter, Amanda Fucking Palmer held a contest—she’d choose two random people who retweeted her next tweet, and those people would win tickets to the upcoming Evelyn Evelyn concert at Oberon in Harvard Square. And I entered. And I won. I honestly stared at my … More EVELYN EVELYN WOOOOO

Flogging Molly FTW

It’s been a while since I’ve been to the House of Blues, but I think Flogging Molly was a good way to break that sad streak. Absolutely fab show. I do have one little gripe about the venue (the first time this has ever happened at gracetopia!). Like I said, it’s been a while, but … More Flogging Molly FTW

mish-mash muddle

Hi! I’m here! Been busy this past week, what with work craziness and friend awesomeness. So a quick catch-up of my recent activities and ponderings. So. Bullet points, methinks? Why yes please. On Kanye: I’m with O’Bama here, what a jackass. I don’t care if you’re drunk, I don’t care if you haven’t recovered from … More mish-mash muddle