by Bryan | May 31, 2011 | Music, Neighborhood ScenesThis one goes out to my Downtown Scenes class, who’re discussing Forced Entries later today. You’ve all seen the terrific Jim Carroll site, Catholic Boy, right?
by Bryan | May 30, 2011 | Eventsby Herman Melville Skimming lightly, wheeling still, The swallows fly low Over the field in clouded days, The forest-field of Shiloh
by Bryan | May 28, 2011 | Music, PeopleFab 5 Freddy posted this to Twitter. Filmed in NYC in the early 70s: Gil Scott-Heron, 1949-2011, died just a year after releasing the stunning record I’m New Here, his first album in 16 years. Here’s an riveting profile by Alec Wilkinson published by The...
by Bryan | Mar 18, 2010 | Music, PeopleJeff Buckley tears up “Kangaroo”: And the original, w/ photos courtesy Knitting Factory. Was there ever a more judicious use of cowbell? Brief Times obit.