out bugs, shifting to new not necessarily superior systems. Updating slowly; Weekly links brought up to
date. Off tour. More soon.
1-10. Reading: Or actually read: Penelope
Fitzgerald: The Bookshop, Gate of Angels, The Beginning of Spring. Gita
Mehta: A River Sutra. First 3 Lemony Snickets. Getting my head around
the new disimproved Netscape Composer. Wearing no shoes in Southern
1-11. Teeth cleaned. Added epilogical information to the
fall tour diary.
This new Netscape Composer does things all wrong, but the old one won't work
anymore and I'm too cheap to spring for some pro program. Let the people use the
available tools. Given time I can outsmart this thing -- I
1-13. Added recently discovered additional fragment to
fragmentary Violent Femmes
interview. Added Neko's Canadian Amp to the discography.
1-14. Revived dead links
on this page and also this page of interesting
persons; added a couple of new ones on this other one. Jennifer Rae Atkins, who did the
fantastic cover for CVS's "2-Cute" EP, has a new
website you might find interesting; I
added a link to it here.
1-16. Added Critical List R.E.M. review (1987) and Wild Seeds review (1988) to review
1-26. Heads up: Will be accompanying Mr. Gary Eaton February
21 at the Hot Wired
Cafe, 11651 Riverside Dr., "Valley Village" (North Hollywood to you); also
will accompany Mr. Steve Wynn February 9 at (I think) 1650,
which used to be Club Vinyl, at 1650 Schrader (which used to be Hudson) in
Hollywood, which might have used to be something else but which has been
Hollywood for a long long time. Part of the DIY festival.
Raining. Added 3 pictures to the Fall Tour Diary (more to
1-28. I have been thinking about Deirdre (I stole
this picture of her from some other
web site) and realized it is almost exactly a year since she disappeared from
the world. Well I am sad. Added more pictures to the abovementioned tour diary.
If you just want to see pictures just pictures you can always click to this page. If you want
to. Finished two more Penelope Fitzgerald novels, now there is only At
Freddie's left. Listening to the Delgados. About to listen to
the Swimming Pool Q's' "The Deep
End" reissue that Jeff Calder apparently had sent to me. Today it didn't rain.
Sat in my car around the corner from Larchmont and made cell phone calls and
watched big clouds move fast. Then had coffee, then bought books, then the moon
was up and the clouds were illuminated torn paper.
photoillustrating the Tour Diary, go look again. Listening to Eugenius whatever
became of them. Before that, Fastbacks. Cat on lap. Finished The Miserable Mill.
Going to dinner later. I like having that picture of Deirdre there.
November no December news,
apart from Tour Diary