Tag Archives: oakland

Just in case I forget my face

Closer than clothes

I went to the laundromat last night after work. They've got Wi-Fi now (good!); you have to hunt down an attendant for the password (bad!); there are no power outlets so you can always be chargin' (ugly!). A guy waiting for his clothes to dry had an Ovation acoustic guitar with him. I saw him […]

Booka’sto trippin’

African American fiction Reading what RPM wrote the other day reminded me.

No There There #1

Oakland Meets Obama

The gig that got away (2006 edition)

I saw a few last year but I didn't see this one until now, so DJ Rotten Robbie, G-d bless your soul and keep livin'.

Four hours, thirteen minutes in ten minutes, thirty-seven seconds

061214sleeptothebeat "[…] You can learn more about how Americans live just by looking at the backgrounds of YouTube videos—those rumpled bedrooms and toy-strewn basement rec rooms—than you could from 1,000 hours of network television. […]"

Leftover clips, Labor Day weekend