Archive for September, 2012

James Murphy: Soundtrack of My Life

  • Detritus
  • Adrienne Clark
  • Living Statue
  • Star Trek Mug
  • Pike Street Market Comics
  • Alien
  • Mirror
  • Notebooks
  • I hate the Joker.
  • Adrienne
  • Comics
  • Pike Street Market
  • Lanterns
  • Shop Window
  • Pike Street Market
  • Assassin
  • Seattle Skyline
  • Capitol Hill Library
  • Capitol Hill Library
  • Capitol Hill Library
  • Soulpancake
  • Capitol Hill Library
  • Capitol Hill Library
  • 521 19th Ave E
  • Chinese Lanterns

At Home He’s A Tourist

Out and about in Seattle, WA on Sat. Sept. 29th, 2012.

All the pulses of the world, Falling in they beat for us, with the Western movement beat, Holding single or together, steady moving to the front, all for us, Pioneers! O pioneers!

Walt Whitman

My Top 5 Horror Movies

With October just around the corner, I’ve been getting into the Halloween spirit by thinking about my favorite horror films. It’s like playing ‘desert island movies’ by yourself. I’d love to hear about your favorites so feel free to post a comment and don’t forget about All Hallow’s Read. Read more…

The mindset of this dance is: Dress classy and dance cheesy.

Park Jae-sang ‘Psy’

The Honor System

There’s a fantastic article in October’s issue of Esquire called “The Honor System.” The article describes Teller’s journey (of Penn & Teller fame) to track down a musician who stole his trick Shadows. And yet, the article is about much more than that. It explores art, magic, thievery, ownership, copyright, and the process of turning deception into something beautiful. You can read it online for free here. Read more…

Stop Making Sense

I first saw Stop Making Sense at a German bar in Cincinnati, OH called Lenhardt’s. They were playing the film on mute so that people could still listen to music on the jukebox. It’s bizarre to watch this while Chicago’s “If You Leave Me Now” plays softly in the background. Read more…

Reed, Adrienne, & Bob @ Rehearsal

A shot of Reed, Adrienne, & Bob getting ready for The West’s show at BARBOZA on Fri. Sept. 21st. It’s an early one. We play @ 7:30PM. Doors @ 7PM. w/ Eternal Fair & Pocket Panda. $10; 21+. More info at

All Hallow’s Read

Adrienne told me about All Hallow’s Read and I have to give her credit and thanks for discovering this on the ‘interwebs.’ She’s an absolute horror nut and I owe a lot of my experience with the genre to her knowledge and passion. Read more…

The West @ The Crocodile

The West playing “You Won’t” at The Crocodile on 8/23/12.

What I’m Reading – 2012 Edition

This is a list of all the books, graphic novels, and comics I’ve read so far in 2012. I even joined a book club! Okay, I’ll be honest, it’s a comic book club…but still… Read more…