There’s good cult followings (Big Star! Yeah, Alex Chilton + Chris Bell!) and the bad kind (Step right up! Get your poisoned Kool-Aid here! Ride the comet to eternity!). Here’s a piece I wrote for The Hard Times where the two types of followings collide.
Here’s my first piece for Hard Drive (a spin-off from the folks at Hard Times that focuses on video games and nerd culture).
Here’s a piece I wrote for Hard Style (The Hard Times’ blog section) about five unreleased tracks that should have stayed in the damn vault.
The Hard Times: 5 Previously Unreleased Tracks That Should Have Stayed That Way
I’ve been waiting for this one to come out. 🙂 One of my favorite pieces I’ve written for The Hard Times. Make no mistake – when it comes to danger and public enemies who are menaces to society, look no further than the jazz-rockers of Chicago.
This piece I wrote for The Hard Times is about the Almighty and how he is a terrible, terrible gift giver when it comes to the fairer sex.
Every last Tuesday of the month (like today!), The Coronado in downtown Phoenix hosts a monthly event that mixes live storytelling with playing vinyl records. Part confessional, part mixtape party, Vinyl Voices is a fascinating show, one that I wrote a feature on for Phoenix New Times.
Phoenix New Times: How Vinyl Voices Mixes Storytelling And Song
I turned a dumb “Captain Phillips” joke into an entire piece on Yacht Rock for The Hard Times! Pretty happy with how this one turned out. 🙂
The Hard Times: Somali Pirates Hijack Yacht Rock