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August Playlist

I know August isn’t quite over, but there have been a handful of songs that I’ve been listening to over and over that I didn’t want to wait to share. 61 more words


arriving in Shanghai on the Huangpu

First impressions need to be documented, they’re gone before you’ve noticed. Been in Shanghai now a week and still amazed with every new outing. It’s very familiar in a way, a bit of Singapore, a bit of Hong kong, a bit of Bangkok. 760 more words


Release Round-Up: Week of August 12

Billy Thermal, Billy Thermal (Omnivore)

Before Billy Steinberg co-wrote with Tom Kelly a host of pop classics (“Like a Virgin,” “True Colors,” “So Emotional,” “Eternal Flame”), he fronted a little-heard band on Richard Perry’s Planet Records: their original five-track EP is expanded to a 12-track compilation with demos and outtakes! 204 more words


Muses 2

New paintings by ByrneDarkly (Nicole Steen in RL).
Monochrome portraits of amazing females in music.
Opening party Saturday August 16 at 1pm until 3pm with fab DJ Koi Madzuko at the Tart Gallery

An Any Day Kind of Love with Etta James

I’ve been working part-time at my family’s store—Manwaring Cheese. It’s a loft with a kitschy cabin style and a continual flow of local folk, along with the occasional passers by through town. 510 more words

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