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Zombie Rock and the Duke of Hazard

What’s going on with hipster music? It’s an interesting question. About ten years ago I wanted to write a piece for my local weekly, Baltimore¬†City Paper, on how the fuzzed-out, overdriven indie rock of my youth, largely springing from the … Continue reading

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On the Artistic Theater of the Cenacolo

A trip to Lugano reminds one of what Italy is missing, and what would make it better — courteous drivers, spotlessly clean streets, apartments and offices free of the suspicious layers of security ones finds in Italy. But in contrast, … Continue reading

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The Artist is Presented

It’s voting season. And this year in the US, it will be important to vote. But that’s not what I’m pushing here. ¬†You need to go here and vote for Igor Tosevski for Wooloo’s artist of the month. When I … Continue reading

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The Bird is the Most Popular Finger

Riding my bike home from work I decided to go through Piazza Affari to check out the Borsa. I was left gape-mouthed by a gigantic middle finger. I wasn’t sure if it was an accident or not. It’s not. By … Continue reading

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