Music, poetry and art.

I hopped bars to see what's happening in the city. I narrowed my interests into three categories-poetry, music and painting. It proved to be a fruitful evening. I found Frac/tions, Rekindle PH and then the art exhibit of Mark 'Kidlat' Copino called Balabalatian. It was a great night having beed with another artist  Joe Geraldo …

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Alvvays and shooting rubber bands at the moon.

If the title of this blog post sounds a bit familiar, it’s because it’s inspired by an album  by Edie Brickell & New Bohemians, released in 1988 and spawned the big hit Circles. Though this is not about them, the band I am writing about can be described as having the same atmosphere or musical …

Kim Gordon and Body/Head

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SNm9IaWx6LE I picked up Kim Gordon's Girl in a Band  book around three years ago. Why? Because I am intrigued with her visual art. She's also part of the the iconic Sonic Youth which I explored in the 90s when Modern Rock was so fucking cool and everyone was into NU107. But the band quieted …

Happy Birthday to Mary Fahl (former lead singer of October Project)

  Though life is a battle of wits and constant threat to all types of stability (financial, health and emotional), it is always great to have a beautiful sounding singer in our midst. Fahl came to prominence as the lead vocalist of New York-based band October Project (who were compared to the likes of Jefferson …

Forgetter by Mr Little Jeans is a perfect breakup song

There are times in a relationship when we just have to call it quits. This happens when such relationship becomes too toxic to the point that you slowly turning into a monster-like the other person. Isn't that something we all  want avoid?  But who would have thought right? Being trapped in such a cycle is …