by Jonathan Franzen, Grapes of
, Anything Vonnegut, Anything Antoine St. Exupery.
Yeah, I know... all-dead-white-dudes! But, the truth is I'm into
non-fiction these days. I read lots of essay and journalism by
writers of all stripes and genders.
Eraserhead. Woman in the Dunes. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless
That's the kind of stuff I like, but I'm happy to go see whatever
is playing with you. I love going out to the movies. Or kicking it
on the couch.
I Love radio left-of-the-dial! KEXP, KALX, WFMU, KCRW, good ol'
And internet radio, woo-woo!
Brian Eno, Ramones, Velvet Underground, Love and Rockets, Big
Black, Sleepytime Gorilla
, Idiot Flesh, Charming Hostess.
MGMT, This Mortal Coil and 4AD. Ambient music without drum
Opal, Kendra Smith, Patti Smith, Black Flag and the Germs.
Magazine, Einsturzende Neubauten, Red Temple Spirits
Arcade Fire, the National, New Pornographers, Kate Bush, Broken
Social Scene. *Butthole Surfers, Dead Kennedys, Sonic Youth. Daniel
, Gleaming Spires. Redd Cross. Sex Pistols. Niel
Philip Glass, Slapp Happy, CAN, Siouxsie and the Banshees, SWANS,
throbbing gristle, Bad Seeds.
And the LA band 'X', as well as the Dutch band "the Ex."
I'm fortunate to have seen many of the above acts live! But
on record: Prokofiev, E. Satie, Stravinsky, Shostakovich (had to
spell check that last one).
Oh, and of course the Pixies, the Cure, Beatles, maybe Fleetwood
Mac.... y'know, I just dig Music.
My favorite food is the kind I make for you or you make for me. I
have a professional background in food, but in the end it's all
about sharing honest homemade meals together.