Month: October 2013

Short Movie: Bum Luck

The story about the bum who finds a black suitcase full of money already turned itself into a city legend. Watch a sleek, indie interpretation of it in John Rambo’s short movie “Bum Luck”. Starring my friend William Rivera as…

Rock legend Lou Reed Dies at 71

Lewis Allan “Lou” Reed  (March 2, 1942 – October 27, 2013)  Lou Reed best known as guitarist, vocalist, and principal songwriter of The Velvet Underground died yesterday from what AP reported as “liver-related ailment”. After the breakup of the band his solo career spanned several decades.…

The Lighthouse and the Whaler

Although they have been around for over 5 years, I was only recently lucky enough to discover The Lighthouse and the Whaler.  Since releasing their first EP in 2008 (A Whisper, A Clamour), this Indie-Pop band from Cleveland, Ohio has…

#38 Moscow Hostage Crisis

#038 Moscow Hostage Crisis Part One Life of the slave show! I will remove you from your castle and make you watch the way we live in the wilderness below. And she slips off her high heels into a star-crossed…

Julia Weldon @ Alphabet Lounge

On a Tuesday night I visited Alphabet Lounge to listen to the opening act of Julia Weldon, part of the CMJ music marathon running in the city now. I walked in as they were doing soundcheck, and, since technical problems…