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Iggy and the Stooges at Terminal 5, New York City

Posted by on Aug 16, 2008 in Uncategorized | 1 comment

Iggy and the Stooges at Terminal 5, New York City

Now I wanna be your God. Left to right: Bassist Mike Watt, Ig, drummer Scott Asheton and guitarist Ron Asheton. Well, now that a week has passed, I can look at this night objectively.  You know, if there’s one reason to miss the opening of the Beijing Olympics, you could do a hell of a lot worse than seeing a Stooges show.  At this point 61-year-old James Osterberg isn’t about to start performing with a shirt on and although he looks incredible for that age (and still sounds...

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I’m on Your Radio

Posted by on Feb 28, 2008 in Uncategorized | 1 comment

I’m on Your Radio

Ties add a classy accent to a reading. Hey guys, check out this radio interview/reading I gave when I was out in Berkeley. If you want to be crass, skip to 15:55 to go directly to me.

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Back From the West

Posted by on Feb 28, 2008 in Uncategorized | 3 comments

Back From the West

photo credit: Cindy Cheung Whew, four readings in four different cities in four days. How’d it go? Only one word can describe it: superawesome! My deepest thanks to Mayumi Takada for setting up the general tour and to Neela Banerjee for finessing things in the Bay Area. L.A. The L.A. reading was at Book Soup. It’s an offbeat setup because I was in the corner with two aisles of chairs off to my left and right while shelves of books were directly in front of me. At times it was...

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Ed Lin’s Journey to the West Coast

Posted by on Feb 20, 2008 in Uncategorized | 2 comments

Ed Lin’s Journey to the West Coast

You have no choice. You have to come. Ed Lin reading from “This Is a Bust”: Saturday February 23, 2008, 5 PM Book Soup 8818 Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles 800.764.BOOK Sunday February 24, 2008, 3 PM Modern Times Bookstore 888 Valencia Street San Francisco 415.282.9246 Fellow reader: Lisa Chen Co-sponsored by Hyphen Magazine. Monday February 25, 2008, 7:30 PM Eastwind Books of Berkeley 2066 University Avenue Berkeley 415.282.9246 Fellow reader: Lisa Chen Co-sponsored by Hyphen Magazine...

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New York City Readings Were a Blast!

Posted by on Jan 26, 2008 in Uncategorized | 2 comments

New York City Readings Were a Blast!

Gathering of some tribes at the Sulu Series at the Bowery Poetry Club, from left to right: Lisa Chen (author of Mouth), Thaddeus Rutkowski (author of Roughhouse and Techted), Nhan (founding member, Peeling the Banana), Vincent Young (founding member, Asian American Writers’ Workshop), Mr. Excitement himself and Bino Realuyo (co-founder of the Asian American Writers’ Workshop, author of The Umbrella Country and The Gods We Worship Live Next Door, and editor of The NuyorAsian...

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