I'm Tired of Everyone's Opinions, Including My Own
Until this changes, I'm done blogging.
Hello and welcome to my blog. This space will be devoted to opinions, observations, lists, articles and whatever else I feel like posting. Subjects will include music, human nature, politics, life in NYC, etc. If I paste someone else's writing up here, it is because the author said something way better than I ever could. By the way, I don't claim to be a particularly smart guy; I'm just a musician with some opinions. If you disagree with me, that's cool -- but then, you're probably wrong.
This isn't really the end of the decade.
There were so many great ones who emerged in/made their mark in the last ten years. Off the top of my head: Eminem, TV on the Radio, MIA, Dresden Dolls, Ladytron, The Knife, !!!, The White Stripes, Hot Hot Heat, Nellie McKay, The Kills, KristeenYoung, The Faint...
BASEMENT JAXX, for me, whipped everyone's ass.
True story: On Monday of this week I realized that I'd left behind a bag of guitar gear at some point on the previous Saturday night between leaving the gig and getting home.
Click the headline for Newsweek's commemorative video of the first decade of the new millenium.
The great drummer of !!!, one of my favorite Brooklyn bands, died tragically this week in an elevator shaft in Williamsburg. Click the headline.