When Music Attacks! 06 + 07

Courtney Barnnett || Su 6/14 @ 9:30 Club Doors 7:00 / $20 / Get Tickets Here The first night sold out but there is a second show now and it goes on sale tomorrow. I will… Continue reading

When Music Attacks! 04+05 Essentials Edition

Lady Lamb || Th 4/09 @ Rock N Roll Hotel Doors 7 / Show 8 / $13 / Get tickets here  I am going to be in Chicago when Lady Lamb (Aly Spaltro) is here… Continue reading

When Music Attacks! March

There are a lot of shows to see and love in March. The winter thaw is slowly beginning. Cursive with John Congleton & The Nighty Night, Beach Slang Fri 3/06 @ Black Cat… Continue reading

When Music Attacks! January + February

It’s time for the first “When Music Attacks!” forecast of 2015. There are things happening that everyone should know about. JANUARY Zola Jesus with Deradoorian Th 1/29 @ Black Cat Doors 8pm /… Continue reading

No more drinks. Fuck brunch.

Fuck  “let’s get drinks” text message novels. I’ll be down the block drinking whatever porter or imperial IPA is on draft this week. Find me there if you want.  http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2015/01/19/lets-get-drinks Clearly I’m not the… Continue reading

The “Attention Economy” and Black Mirror’s “Fifteen Million Merits”

Even though “Fifteen Million Merits” was my second least favorite episode of Black Mirror due to the poor world building and seemingly misdirected/poorly used investigation of love/connection, I think the genius of the… Continue reading

When Music Attacks! September and October 2014

I’m back from Iceland. I had amazing adventures and experienced stunningly beautiful landscapes. Everyone should go. http://instagram.com/p/ruYDyHIYzD/ Regular-ish WiFi access allowed me to keep an eye on show announcements and I am pleased to… Continue reading

Iceland Magic Carefolo

We said “where are we” as if we didn’t already know. We said “how” like an expletive with no question. We said “seal it in” and we were talking about a smell but… Continue reading

Sharon Van Etten Favorited my tweet

Sharon Van Etten favorited my tweet about her new music video for “Our Love.”  I am insanely excited about this. Not quite as much as when I had a tweet conversation with Ben Sollee… Continue reading

When Music Attacks! May, June, July 2014

MAY   **Conor Oberst with Dawes Friday 6/23 @ 9:30 Club / $35 I already have tickets as do friends. Join the fun. If you ever loved Bright Eyes then you still love Conor Oberst… Continue reading