Heard “It’s a shame about Ray” on CBC Radio 2 yesterday in the car. Yeah, RADIO. Anyway, reminded me about a forgotten incident 23,675 lifetimes ago when I went to see the Lemonheads at Hammerjacks in Baltimore, MD on tour for this record. I remember being far more impressed with some Canadian band named Sloan [...]
Great mail day! Got my @planet_bike Super Commuter swag! A frame pump and a Super Fred Brass Bell for the Disc Trucker, a Lunch Box stem/frame bag, 2 pairs of socks, some grippy bar tape and Jereme at Planet Bike threw in one of their brand new Rojo 100 blinky lights too as a bonus! Thanks again [...]
Daughter has a friend named Tommy - in discussion he came up this morning, so, here we are. Currently confounding my children with this classic work of genius.
While this is still a truly amazing record in the form of its initial release, if you have the means, I suggest you dial/surf up the ‘Legacy Edition’ with bonus tracks, including the ‘Road Version’ of ‘Eternal Life’. So often these posthumous reissues are filled with throwaway or sub-standard stuff just so Big Record Co. [...]
Went down a rabbit hole and came across this old piece from 2013 on David Cain's Raptitude site. The whole thing is a must read for hilarity - even with the sting of the fact that it rings far too true - 6 years later. David Cain: You have employees everywhere, but the United States is [...]