Thursday, January 01, 2009

Favorite 2008 Albums

In no order:

Sigur Ros - með suð í eyrum við spilum endalaust

TV On The Radio - Dear Science

Bon Iver - For Emma, Forever Ago

Anathallo - Canopy Glow

Colour Revolt - Plunder, Beg, & Curse

Coldplay - Viva la Vida

Mock Orange - Captain Love

Calexico - Carried To Dust

Fleet Foxes - Fleet Foxes

Oasis - Dig Out Your Soul

Bonnie Prince Billy - Lie Down In The Light

Death Cab - Narrow Stairs

What a great year for music!

Monday, May 19, 2008

Sigur Tickler

My wife and I are seeing this band on June 12th in Kansas City.

Lee Family Trip 2008.

Tuesday, May 06, 2008

I'm on Tumblr now.


I have jumped on the Tumblr bandwagon, but I'm still using my blogger account. From now on, will take you to

The reason I'm using two separate blog accounts (and a Twitter account)?? I'll try to break it down for you, and I'll look nerdy in the process:

Blogger: will be used for text-only blogs, updates will be sent to tumblr and facebook.
Twitter: synched with facebook status.
Tumblr: photo updates; also used to import all blogger posts and digg articles. Twitter feeds are displayed, but not part of the RSS feed.
Facebook: importing twitter feed as status, importing blogger posts as notes.

The purpose of the separate blogs is to offer different levels of "reading commitment" to you guys. Tumblr is there for people who want it all, and facebook synching is available for the less interested readers.

Also, my band Maida Vale has been heavy on the tumblr updates lately. If you want some more reading material, go to

Wednesday, April 23, 2008

Sahara... not nearly as fun without Tom Gustafson.

Tuesday, April 22, 2008

Our voices were heard - Pt. 2

A follow-up to my Facebook note last week:

Saw this on the way to work. When will it end?! They apparently are not going down without a fight.

Friday, April 18, 2008


My wife buys strawberries, and she never eats them.

Don't tell her I said that.