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Posts made in October, 2009

Indianapolis, Mass Transit and Me.

Posted by on Oct 13, 2009 in Ed, Writing | 2 comments

Indianapolis, Mass Transit and Me.

Not quite the journey of a thousand miles. You may know that I am attending the Bouchercon in Indianapolis. You may not know that I am taking Amtrak there and Greyhound back.  It’s about 22 hours each way. I honestly want to see if mass transit is a viable alternative to air travel.  It’s also green, man.  And I’m all about the green. I will be updating the traveling there and back as well as the Bouchercon/Indianapolis in the upcoming days. You may be amused by keeping...

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Eagle Twin, Pelican, Earth and Sunn 0))) at Brooklyn Masonic Temple, Sept. 22

Posted by on Oct 1, 2009 in Music | 0 comments

Eagle Twin, Pelican, Earth and Sunn 0))) at Brooklyn Masonic Temple, Sept. 22

If you’ve worn one of these on your wrist, you’re going to Hell. I don’t know how long the Brooklyn Masonic Temple has been putting on shows, but it was a trip for me to go to my old neighborhood, Fort Greene, to see a concert. The crowd (read, “men and boys”) dressed appropriately in decayed metallic wear for the bill of four Southern Lord acts: Eagle Twin, Pelican, Earth and headliner Sunn 0))). My takeaway is that I have seen the future of heavy music and that...

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