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(Fats & the new tunes)

Here are the records and CDs I got during Beth’s recent visit.  She wasn’t in town long, but we went to Everybody’s twice and stopped by Guestroom Records and Modern Cult Records while we were down in Louisville.  It all adds … Continue reading

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Tiger shark vs. Flying uniphant

Here’s some graffiti we found in Louisville around the corner from Guestroom Records and that bakery that sells the largest pieces of red velvet cake ever. Sweet Surrender, I think it was called.

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The Adventures of Nick Cave Dollbaby (NCDB)

Nick Cave Dollbaby (NCDB) recently drove down to Kentucky to see his fleshy counterpart perform a concert at the Louisville Palace.  Here are some shots from the trip:

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Stuff I’ve Been Reading: An Occasional Column

Paris Stories–Mavis Gallant It had gotten to the point where I felt confident purchasing any book published by NYRB Classics.  My record with them was about 15-0.  That’s when I bought Mavis Gallant’s Paris Stories based entirely on the title and the … Continue reading

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Winter is coming!

How do I know?  Well, there’s a White Walker living in my freezer. The power went out the day after I took this picture and most of his icy base melted, but the White Walker still pokes at me with … Continue reading

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Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds @ the Louisville Palace (6/16/14)

Today featured a power outage, a busted air conditioner, a forgotten wallet, unbearable heat, and approximately 20,000 orange construction barrels on the road from Cincinnati to Louisville, but it ended on a positive note with a chance spotting of Nick … Continue reading

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It’s been awhile since I’ve done one of these, but that doesn’t mean it’ll be any more interesting for you.  Feel free to skip this one and revisit those photos I posted last Friday.  Or go somewhere else entirely. This … Continue reading

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This Is My Old Boy…and other vintage photographs.

Please accept these five old snapshots as weekend entertainment: Starting up at the top left: 1. This first picture is from my small collection of snapshots featuring girls with guitars. I like this one in particular because the guitarist reminds … Continue reading

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My Nick Cave Dollbaby is all fucked up!

Today I purchased the Nick Cave Dollbaby that RPM put out a couple months ago for Record Store Day 2014.  I thought it would be fun to put the Nick Cave Dollbaby on my dashboard for when Beth and I … Continue reading

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Ida -vs- Team America: World Police

This post is a long, overly-detailed public expression of frustration. Back Story – There’s a band called Ida that I’ve liked since 1998 when I purchased their Tales of Brave Ida CD on a whim just because I liked the … Continue reading

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