’14 Addictions, Shout Outs & One Offs

This year’s eclectic list includes shout outs to some of the talent who make it happen off screen as well as on screen, whether discovered as new, rediscovered or simply appreciated in 2014. In no particular order…

The Wire in HD – A one off and an addiction; the Christmas present of the century, especially . . . → Read More: ’14 Addictions, Shout Outs & One Offs

If I Could Translate Tears Into Words…

On September 12th, 2013 I received an email from my bass player, spiritual conspirator and close friend, Robert Russell. It started with this sentence: “I am so sorry this is the first you have from me on this; firstly, it all went down like a shockwave and, secondly, I never had to share with people . . . → Read More: If I Could Translate Tears Into Words…

’13 Addictions, Shout Outs & One Offs

Here’s this year’s eclectic, TV centric list (binge-watch alert)… whether discovered as new, rediscovered or simply appreciated in 2013. In no particular order…

Les Revenants – Thoroughly intriguing addiction. Each beautifully shot episode begs more questions than it answers, and I was hooked before Sundance had the good sense to air the original French series. . . . → Read More: ’13 Addictions, Shout Outs & One Offs

’12 Addictions, Shout Outs & One Offs

Here’s this year’s eclectic list of people, projects, music, gadgets… whether discovered as new, rediscovered or simply appreciated in 2012. In no particular order…

House of Lies – Shout out to creator Matthew Carnahan and the great cast led by Don Cheadle; breaking that fourth wall with panache.

Bron|Broen (The Bridge) – Newly . . . → Read More: ’12 Addictions, Shout Outs & One Offs

Monthly Crate Diggin’ #4 – Conscious & Feeling Good in 2012

December got away from me, and with the annual roundup, I ran out of time for vinyl musings… I’d been meaning to mention “Beats Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest” and to send a shout out to Michael Rapaport. What could have been a low key passion project turned into a . . . → Read More: Monthly Crate Diggin’ #4 – Conscious & Feeling Good in 2012