Neutral Milk Hotel Set List 10-11-13 Baltimore MD: their first show in 15 years.
Seeing them in 2 weeks. So excited. They used to be my #1 favorite live band. It’s been too long.
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- The Soaring Cost of a Simple Breath - NYTimes.com
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Today, @CrainsNewYork released their 2013 Best Places to Work. We’re in good company. -
The biggest issue facing digital-payment companies may simply be that the technology that’s already out there—cash and cards—is too good.
I was JUST on a long rant about this, not two hours ago, to my friend Brandie. What’s wrong with the way we pay for things now?
Bedford and N7th. This is the best neighborhood-camouflaged DD since the Harvard square one opened in 98 or so.
One star review.
I miss the days when I got to write hospitality riders.
Nothing’s stopping you. Write one up, send it on over in advance, next time you come visit me.
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- Who will win the 2013 Nobel Literature prize? - latimes.com
Spaceman digging through records.
In Your Ear
Sept. 12, 2013
photo: Jung Kim
God I miss In Your Ear. And that was a great show.
Freezepop at Rick and Emma’s Wedding - 25 on Flickr.
Aug 17, 2013, Music Hall of Williamsburg, Brooklyn.