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Goals, etc.

May 20, 2012


A few months ago, I had a faux chalkboard up in my tiny kitchen in Long Beach. (Actually we had two of them; one on the front door for reminders and the second one, the one I’m referring to, for general hopes and dreams.) On it: new digs, more $$$, and CREATIVITY in big letters, […]


October 12, 2011


LILLEDESHAN BOSE | POSTED ONOCTOBER 12, 2011 Ryan AdamsBalboa Theater, San DiegoOct. 11, 2011 Sometimes I feel like audiences need a primer for Ryan Adams concerts. There will be no laughing, singing along out loud or clapping in time with the songs; there will be no screaming out song requests, there will be no photography, no recording […]

I Get Pretty Gigil With This Cover

September 16, 2011


Here’s the story I wrote on Thrice.

funny dream

August 15, 2008


i had a dream that i was at some kind of writer’s retreat,.. or creative retreat…or diving vacay. a band like rainer maria played. and there were dudes there. sonofa, some dude who was in a band like rainer maria, but he was pudgy, and then another one who was like blaine at project runway. […]

Can you go home again?

July 21, 2008


Art picked me up from the John Wayne airport. As we turned into Campus, then the 55, then Newport, I was struck by how much I missed Orange County. The streets were wide and clean and welcoming, how the air seemed cleaner and much more open, how everyone’s tattoos were less grungy, and people wore […]


May 18, 2008


Statements, originally uploaded by sugarfreak. Found another IMtoon on Lia’s blog, but this made me laugh so much more

Justin Shady answers the Radiohead meme

October 16, 2007


Obviously there are more Radiohead fans in this office than you know; freelance writer/awesome dude Justin Shady isn’t one of them: 1. What are your Radiohead memories? I remember being in my college dorm in 1994 and walking past the laundry room as some kid belted out “Creep” with a gaggle of dirty girls. I […]

Davey Von Bohlen answers the Radiohead meme

October 16, 2007


Ahem, Justin Shady. Aside from being my favourite subject of all time, Maritime’s Davey Von Bohlen is a Radiohead fan too! Yay. 1. What are your Radiohead memories? Listening to “The Bends” on cassette, thinking of how this band was going to be the next Led Zeppelin. 2. How much would you pay for downloading […]

Adam Lovinus answers the Radiohead meme

October 15, 2007


Obviously there are more Radiohead fans in this office than you know; our editorial assistant and in-house multi-instrumentalist Adam Lovinus sent me his replies: 1. What are your Radiohead memories? Seeing them for the first time at Grant Park in Chicago, the summer 2001 “Amnesiac” tour, and being utterly amazed at the way the band […]

Car Driving Songs

September 19, 2007


Because I’ve been listening to the National in my car non-stop for the past few weeks, I started thinking about what songs I really love to put on when I’m behind the wheel, and what music has actually informed my vehicular motion through the years. Rock Lobster – B-52s I was 6, driving through tunnels […]