5 (Class of 2013) College Graduation Announcements That Don’t Suck

college graduation announcement 2013

This past week we had our Grad Fair at CSULB and I (like everyone else) over paid for my cap and gown. I opted not to order the school’s lame announcements and to search for some cheaper ones on Etsy. There wasn’t a ton to choose from but here are some that I thought were … Continue reading

Song of the day – Goin’ Home by Dan Auerbach

Song of the day – Do Lord, Remember Me by Mississippi John Hurt

Over these last few months of 2012 I’ve found myself slowing down and taking a breather in a couple of different ways. A good example of this is a retreat into not quite country but something that I’m gonna call ‘Americana’ music. Two things I know are that what I’m listening to is old and … Continue reading

Song of the day – Forget It by Blood Orange

Song of the day – Future Primitive by Papercuts

Slow magic, indeed

This past Tuesday I ventured out to LA to see a friend’s band, One AM Radio, play. I knew they were going to be good since I’ve seen them before But I wasn’t expecting my reaction to the show’s opener, Slow Magic. It’s hard to explain but you know when you go to a show … Continue reading

Song of the day – A City Without Seasons by One AM Radio

Look at little Scott Leahy ^.  Last year I got to see One AM Radio play at Soda Bar and it was so much fun. Scott is the younger brother of an old friend from High School that happens to also live in Long Beach. I’m going to go see them play on June 5th … Continue reading

Song of the Day – Silver Screen by Beat Connection

Song of the day – Hey Moon by Molly Nilsson

Love this. Also loving the new parklets at Berlin. Today was gorgeous.

Song of the Day – Do You Love Me Like You Used To by Best Coast

For the past couple of months I have been really into songs with upbeat tempo’s and hopeless lyrics. Like I am obsessed. Last month it was the Cults and now it’s Best Coast with their new album. I am counting down the days left in semester and can’t wait for Belia to have her baby … Continue reading