Maybe I’m a mermaid :: SOTD

Keep Art Alive :: “Mermaids Sleep” :: Art by Kelly Vivanco see Kelly Vivanco’s art this Saturday at Thinkspace Gallery in Los Angeles “My scream got lost in a paper cup. You think there’s a heaven, where some screams have gone.” Maybe you (my me) She was always screaming silent, slicing razor-skin and lining up a powder persuasion. No one sees her in the empty room, nor in a smoke filled cacophony of characters, no one except maybe you. Maybe he saw her stillness dancing, the way her arms would wrap around then break apart. The red lipped remnant girl with an ice cold glare. … Continue reading Maybe I’m a mermaid :: SOTD

New Release Tuesday :: My Top 5 :: September 9, 2014

New Release Tuesday :: September 9, 2014 1. Ryan Adams :: Ryan Adams Three-Sentence Review: The most “rock” album of his released albums, rock in terms of straight-forward (but not vanilla) and approachable, and rather hopeful. At times reminiscent of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers (could be that Benmont Tench of the Heartbreakers helped out here), The Replacements and Your Love era of The Outfield, at other times something more akin to the alt-country of Wilco and The Avett Brothers, but again, with more of a rock punch in the heart, and then I hear a little Brit Pop sneak … Continue reading New Release Tuesday :: My Top 5 :: September 9, 2014

Tape ain’t gonna fix it :: VOTD

Tape Song :: The Kills from the album, Midnight Boom Tape Song is a single off of The Kills album, Midnight Boom, the band’s third album released on November 16, 2008, through Domino Records. It was recorded at the Key Club Recording Company in Benton Harbor, Michigan. The title of the album refers to the hours from midnight to 6 a.m., in which the band was at the creative peak, writing material for the album. Tape Song was released as a single on November 16, 2008. A video for Tape Song (see above) was released on November 3, 2008. It features footage taken … Continue reading Tape ain’t gonna fix it :: VOTD