Monthly Archives: June 2006

SOME HENNESSEY FOR KENNEDY FROM TENNESSEE (or sacto, whatever)

A giant and glorious EAT DOGSHIT to the torturers and war-mongers in Washington who would seek to truncate the rights of humans, subvert the law both domestic and international, and further sacrifice the dignity and good faith of this country … Continue reading

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one more country anecdote

Charlie Daniels was the first man I ever met who wore a full beard. It was Frontier Days, I was four and he was drunk and stagger-eyed — the year was 1980 and this is how I remember him. He … Continue reading

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Faith and Virility (aka Rock & Republic Butts Drive Me Nuts)

Since I am the most charismatic female in a short list of New Yorkers we know who do not hate country music, Pithymanica aka Recent Vintage escorted me to Madison Square Garden for some unencumbered PDA and fluffy stache action. … Continue reading

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Sleater-Kinney is Dead

from Steve Manning, beloved Sub Pop employee: “Dear esteemed friends and supporters of Sleater-Kinney: I bring this information to you with a bit of heavy heart as all of us here at Sub Pop are exceptionally proud to have worked … Continue reading

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Reality Check

This is fucking New York and there are some truly crazy people here. I’d forgotten that, because at some point (two months into working in Times Square, maybe) I became city-jaded and everyone just started blending into one another, dots … Continue reading

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A, A, A, A, eh

I’m kicking back w/ la ladies in an hour for my job, and selfishly, what I really want to know is this: how can I perfect my snap? That’s the point, of course, but it’s also a vestige of taking … Continue reading

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divas sticking with commoners

Mary J Blige marries Kendu and we get “All My Love.” Xtina marries Jordan and we get “Ain’t No Other Man.” ‘ Beyonce and Jay-Z’s self-obsessed and sexee summer dud “Deja Vu”? The Phantom Menace. As long as the tie-in … Continue reading

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As Promised

THE SYNCHED NIKE-NANO FOR THE TECHNOLOGICAL JOGGER. Between this and the new Xtina Aguilera/Primo single, which is fire pon fire pon fire, my life is pretty complete.

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is this for real or is it just another dream?

JAGGED EDGE FOR FREE IN NYC ON FRIDAY. not my neighborhood, but SO my turf.

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crews, etc.

Eben just emailed that the new website for World Up is up, where he’s listing new shows, conferences, panels etc. Up tomorrow is French hip-hop group Saian Supa Crew at SOBs. Saw them last december in Paris and remember thinking … Continue reading

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