Is The Music Always This Good At The End Of The World? – A POEM FOR THE BIRDS, A POEM FOR HUNTING DINOSAURS

April 29th 1999, I am handed a grubby xeroxed flyer that tells me I am being fed lies. The media tells you what your puppet masters want you to hear. It is the MACHINE. The military industrial complex. Work, Consume, Die. What is a wildin' child to do!? BECOME TO MEDIA, and well now! Isn't … Continue reading Is The Music Always This Good At The End Of The World? – A POEM FOR THE BIRDS, A POEM FOR HUNTING DINOSAURS

Common Rider – Currently Listening – Featuring Singer/Songwriter Jesse Michaels of Punk DemiGods OPERATION IVY

Jesse Michaels [Instagram] (born 1969) is an American songwriter, vocalist, guitarist, artist, and author from Berkeley, California. His lyrics deal with politics, racism, and general social issues. He is most well known as the vocalist for the ska punk band Operation Ivy (1987–1989), as well as Classics of Love (2009–approx. 2012).[1] He is the son of the author Leonard Michaels, and was married to producer Audrey Marrs. … Continue reading Common Rider – Currently Listening – Featuring Singer/Songwriter Jesse Michaels of Punk DemiGods OPERATION IVY

Isaac Brock Reviews Every Modest Mouse Album, Including The New ‘The Golden Casket’ – Reblog from UPROXX

STEVEN HYDEN TWITTER CULTURAL CRITICJUNE 16, 2021 What is it like to have a conversation with Isaac Brock? Actually, it’s a lot like listening to Modest Mouse — he’s somewhat erratic, often explosively funny, and, just when you least expect it, brutally honest and insightful. Believe it or not, but Brock now qualifies as a … Continue reading Isaac Brock Reviews Every Modest Mouse Album, Including The New ‘The Golden Casket’ – Reblog from UPROXX

Posting My First Novel: ‘CONDITION OAKLAND: Confessions of a Naïve Punk With a Heart Full of Arson, An Oh, How the World Doth Quake & Burn’ – TRACK 3 – CHAPTER ELEVEN : Fire Proof

About ‘Condition Oakland’Posted Sections Up So FarTRACK 3 – CHAPTER ELEVEN: FIRE PROOF                 Once we have ten songs down, we reach a consensus that we want to get another show. A real show, in a real club. And in order to do that, we need to cut a demo; some simple recording to give as … Continue reading Posting My First Novel: ‘CONDITION OAKLAND: Confessions of a Naïve Punk With a Heart Full of Arson, An Oh, How the World Doth Quake & Burn’ – TRACK 3 – CHAPTER ELEVEN : Fire Proof

POSTING MY FIRST NOVEL: ‘CONDITION OAKLAND: CONFESSIONS OF A NAÏVE PUNK WITH A HEART FULL OF ARSON, AND OH, HOW THE WORLD DOTH QUAKE & BURN’ – CHAPTER TWO – ‘A NEW RELIGION IS KNEADED’

CHAPTER 2 A New Religion is Kneaded “I was born again the moment I realized everything’s in the delivery”Down With Strangers, ‘Born Again’ Lane was over, for the first time, spending the night. He was sort of weird about it though, insisting on bringing his own pillow and blanket. Anyway, once he got there we … Continue reading POSTING MY FIRST NOVEL: ‘CONDITION OAKLAND: CONFESSIONS OF A NAÏVE PUNK WITH A HEART FULL OF ARSON, AND OH, HOW THE WORLD DOTH QUAKE & BURN’ – CHAPTER TWO – ‘A NEW RELIGION IS KNEADED’

Godspeed You! Black Emperor – New Album Alert

Fig. 3a - Faulty Schematics of a Ruined Machine we wrote it on the road mostly. when that was still a place.and then recorded it in masks later, distanced at the beginning of the second wave. it was autumn, and the falling sun was impossibly fat and orange. we tried to summon a brighter reckoning there,bent beneath … Continue reading Godspeed You! Black Emperor – New Album Alert

I’m Hoping to Revive Video Dispatches From The Haunted Typewriter In March

I hope to make more video dispatches from The Haunted Typewriter on cyberpunk philosophy and hike the UNCANNY HIGHLANDS™ where literature, art, and technology collide. The 'Quality' Insignia From Robert M. Pirsig's Philosophy Wonder Book, 'Zen and The Art of Motorcycle Maintainance'. It depicts the idea, much like Heidegger's 'Concern' that Pirsig formulates through his … Continue reading I’m Hoping to Revive Video Dispatches From The Haunted Typewriter In March

Elitist Martin Scorcese, After Blaspheming the MCU, To Be Fed Into a Machine of Enormous Gnashing Teeth to Make Him More Pallatable and Obliging

Martin Scorsese’s infinity war - from THE AV CLUB Choose your fighter: Are you on the side of Martin Scorsese (Photo: Michael Tullberg/Getty Images) and Björk (Photo: Jim Dyson/Getty Images) or Katy Perry (Photo: Kevin Winter/Getty Images for VH1) and Tony Stark (Screenshot: Film Frame)? And what if this is the wrong fight?Graphic: Rebecca Fassola Alex McLevy … Continue reading Elitist Martin Scorcese, After Blaspheming the MCU, To Be Fed Into a Machine of Enormous Gnashing Teeth to Make Him More Pallatable and Obliging

And Now, Bleeding and Glittering With Broken Glass, The Escaped Prisoner Will Deliver From A Darkened Lightning-Cracked Lectern A Disquisition on The Aesthetics of Hope

I think that optimism is only worth having if it is taken from a very dark seam. - Jim Crace, Interview with Believer Magazine https://player.vimeo.com/video/34734791 SAY ANYTHING - ALIVE WITH THE GLORY OF LOVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=srHyzakgl84 The Hold Steady - How A Resurrection Really Feels - 3/20/2009 - Club de Ville https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ZUAlAVBY0M These are the red-eyed politics, the cocktail revisionistsWar room rules, no … Continue reading And Now, Bleeding and Glittering With Broken Glass, The Escaped Prisoner Will Deliver From A Darkened Lightning-Cracked Lectern A Disquisition on The Aesthetics of Hope