The Summer in Music

Sep 28

… or How I’m Learning to Live Life Differently, Part Two
Albums:
Reconstruction Site ~ The Weakerthans
More Betterness ~ No Use For A Name
Today ~ The Queers
Two Way Monologue ~ Sondre Lerche
Lost In Translation: the soundtrack ~ Various
The Mirror Conspiracy ~ Theivery Corporation
Tanto Tempo ~ Bebel Gilberto (replacement copy)
To the 5 Burroughs ~ Beastie Boys
Summer Hits No. One ~ The Queers
Left and Leaving ~ The Weakerthans
Acid Beaters ~ The Queers/Manges
We’re a Happy Family: A Tribute to the Ramones ~ Various
Before You Were Punk 2 ~ Various
Bebel Gilberto ~ Bebel Gilberto
Social Distortion ~ Social Distortion
Shows:
The Queers (2nd last show before the tour was cancelled due to Joe’s “health problems”)

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The Summer in Books

Sep 27

… or How I’m Learning to Live Life Differently, Part One
Dog-eared beside the bed:
Jennifer Government ~ Max Barry
Running With Scissors ~ Augusten Burroughs
Rule of the Bone ~ Russell Banks (2nd read)
100 Years of Solitude ~ Gariel Garcia Marquez
A Home at the End of the World ~ Micheal Cunningham
Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom ~ Cory Doctorow
Eastern Standard Tribes ~ Cory Doctorow
Microserfs ~ Douglas Coupland
All Families are Psychotic ~ Douglas Coupland
In progress:
Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books ~ Azar Nafisi
The Angel on the Roof: The Stories of Russell Banks ~ Russell Banks
Still on the shelf:
A Canticle for Leibowitz ~ Walter M. Miller Jr. (2nd read)
Wilson: A Consideration of the Sources ~ David Mamet
On the shopping list:
Hey Nostradamus! ~ Douglas Coupland
Chinese Takeout ~ Arthur Nersesian
How to Make Love Like a Porn Star: A Cautionary Tale ~ Jenna Jameson
Shamefully sampled:
Star ~ Pamela Anderson

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