Posted in June 2011

Lies My Father Told Me

Lies My Father Told Me

I love my daddy. He’s taught me a million things; he taught me how to build forts (I’m really awesome at it, just ask the kids i babysit), he taught me who won the Rose Bowl in 1902 (Michigan) and, most importantly, he taught me not to believe everything I hear. How did he do … Continue reading

The Rest of ‘Roo: Lessons Learned

1. I am capable of making copies really, really fast. Well, at least if seeing Matt & Kim is on the line. They’ve been on my “must-see-if-at-all-possible” list since Summer ’09, when they came to Atlanta with Bacardi and played a 21+ show I couldn’t attend. Since my amazing Bonnaroo weekend was made possible by … Continue reading

Traffic Jams for Sunny Adventures

Traffic Jams for Sunny Adventures

I saw a lot today. I saw the local Manchester Wal-Mart go from People-of-Walmart to Vice DO’s & DON’Ts material in an alarmingly short amount of time. I rode on the back of  the golf-cart which would lead the first of miles of hippies outdoorsy music-lovers to their campsites. I had an already-somewhat-unshowered redhead ask if he … Continue reading

ABC’s: Alphabetical Bonnaroo Couplets

A is for Arcade Fire, from wake up ’til nap. B is for Best Coast, though her lyrics are crap.  C is for Cold War Kids, cause I missed their show near me. D is for The Drums since they’re happy and cheery.  E is for Every friend I run into by chance. F is for Florence & the Machine, making … Continue reading