Archive for July, 2008

Knowle West Boy

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

Tricky’s latest album’s official website http://www.knowlewestboy.com/ Past Mistake – Tricky¬†

Beethoven’s Hammer

Saturday, July 26th, 2008

Beethoven. That’s usually the answer I give when someone asks me what composer I like. I mean, it’s fairly conventional, but it’s really true. Most people however are looking for a slightly more obscure name that sounds a bit less marketable to the untrained professional…perhaps Stravinsky, Schoenberg, Shostakovich, Scriabin, Strauss, or some other composer whose […]

Summertime in the SGV

Thursday, July 17th, 2008

So now living in the San Gabriel Valley (the OTHER Los Angeles area valley), one wonders where culture resides. Surely they it can be found in the megaplexes that dot the landscape playing summer blockbusters. Surely they it can also be found in the chain bookstores and coffee shops that provide many with a home […]

No Commercial Interruptions

Tuesday, July 1st, 2008

Good Lies – The Notwist (website) Sponsor (It Didn’t Mean a Thing) – Quitzow (Myspace) No Devil Me No More – Setting Sun (website)