Archive for August, 2009

My love for Grimey’s New and Preloved Music knows no bounds. In the midst of the Great Broken Car Saga of last week, I wandered in the record store on 8th Ave South to attempt some music therapy. I left with The Weakerthans’ Reunion Tour LP and The Decemberists’ The Crane Wife LP, which, for […]


Yesterday wrapped up my photographic trip down the musical alphabet, so I thought in honor of that, I’d post a few of my favorites from the A – Z set. I have to admit to being pleasantly surprised by how some of these turned out, and I imagine I’ll be incorporating other projects like this […]


It is with regret and disappointment that I make the following admission: I have officially given up on David Foster Wallace’s Infinite Jest and the Infinite Summer challenge along with it. As of last week, I was 200 pages behind schedule, and much as I really did love Wallace’s writing, I didn’t feel like spending […]