Politics: Senator Rand Paul filibustered a delay on the revised Patriots act vote, thereby delaying it till Tuesday or Wednesday. I may not agree with much that either the Tea Party or the Kentuckian does, but institutionalized spying should be illegal without a warrant. Paul is running for President.
Live: The godfathers of Shoegaze are at Music Hall Of Williamsburg and the L Train is running properly again so you gotta think it might be worth the trip.
Recorded: Rumor has it the new Florence + The machine is dropping early, till then I am still listening to A$AP rocky
Weather: After flooding last night we have a rainy cool Monday… just be nice by Friday.
Movies: “Aloha”, the new Cameron Crowe, is well on it way to a tremendous tanking, falling in the footsteps of the terrible “Tomorrowland”.
Writing: Mike Hudson of the Pagans and I have just started work on a full length novel! This will be my first extended work of fiction since 2007!!
Protest: Helen Bach and Mary Rudzis protesting against climate change yesterday. Rudis’s Morrissey quote poster was a big hit: ” Serving meat and dairy products at an event to combat climate change is like selling pistols at a gun-control rally.”
a nightmare that becomes a dream
Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – November 1976 (Volume 8, Number 6)
Roger Daltrey expressed his desire to set Lester Bangs on fire and “piss on him.”
“can’t we at least be the Black Iggy Pops.”
Eileen Shapiro: “Portfolio Of A Rockstar Journalist” With Philip Bailey Bringing Earth, Wind, And Fire
Jazz has always been my first love as a kid
some big country and Americana names
free for all has always been the idea behind EPR
The power-pop sensibilities of the Black Lips
Bey with a double header