I love live music. I lean mostly towards indie rock these days, but
I can get into nearly anything. Each genre has its own intricacies
and appreciable points, even bubblegum.
I grew up with a very musical father with a stout diet of Beatles,
Clapton, Hendrix, etc. I was backstage at Kiss when I was eight
with my dad. That was awesome.
More currently: Black Keys, Alabama Shakes, Gary Clark Jr. &
The Dead Weather (one of Jack White's many projects) are on my
I own a banjo (which I play atrociously) and like Bluegrass and
Bluegrass infused rock/alt-country (Wilco, Avett Bros., Mumford
Have you been to Union Transfer? I love that joint.
As for books, I'm going to reply "textbooks". Yuck.
I've been stocking up on some classics, though and we'll see when I
get an opportunity to dive in (Ilyad & Odessey, Ulysses - heavy
reading, I know). Love to read and see Shakespeare performed live.
Much Ado About Nothing may be my fave - whimsy, wit, wordplay &
juxtaposition make it fun.
My favorite movie is Young Frankenstein. I'm due for a fresh
viewing. I like vintage Godzilla movies a lot, too. But, I enjoy
more than just the ridiculous cited films.
TV: Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives, Storage Wars, It's Always
Sunny..., Modern Family, Top Gear (BBC), Duck Dynasty.
As food goes, may I have more, please? Generally, I am an
adventurous eater, but my roots are in meat & potatoes.
I have been on a binge of classic Philly sandwich joints (which I
make time for if I'm visiting clients in town) and have a new
favorite Tomato Pie spot, which is in Jersey.
Love to cook for people I care about. Haven't been cooking enough,
lately. I don't buy jarred pasta sauce and I buy meat from my