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  • September 14, 2019

    In which I count down my favorite beers of the year (consumed from January to June). Yes, I know this post is 2 months late. Click through to read WHY I’m so late in publishing it. And maybe you’ll forgive me? Thanks…

  • August 30, 2019

    In which my adventure in Sin City concludes. Psycho Las Vegas Day 3 was when my energy level slowly started fading. I still caught a bunch of really good bands, but the desire to run around like mad seeing as much as I could was gone. There were some great moments, some surprises, and even a disappointment or two! Wanna read all about it? […]

  • August 29, 2019

    In which my adventure in Sin City continues. Psycho Las Vegas Day 2 offered more bands, more booze, and even higher decibel readings. This was the busiest day of the festival, with almost constant movement between stages in order to see as much as possible. Check it out…

  • August 28, 2019

    In which I travel to Sin City for my second Psycho Las Vegas festival. Dozens of bands, plenty of booze, and ungodly decibel levels made for a memorable weekend. This entry is devoted to Day 1 of the Festival, which included two of my favorite sets of the weekend. Check it out…

  • August 6, 2019

    As I sit here typing this, the month of August is already underway. And, yet, I continue to delay my annual “Top 10 Albums of [insert year here]…So Far” list. Under normal circumstances, this would have been posted mid-June (you know, at the actual midpoint of the year). Alas, for the past couple months I have managed to be both incredibly busy and incredibly lazy — […]

  • July 16, 2019

    Top Chef winner Mei Lin opened NIGHTSHADE in Los Angeles this year, and it’s earning her all kinds of accolades and acclaim. Click through to see some terrible food porn pictures, and read some descriptions of dishes I only half-remember because I was very deep in my cups at the time…

  • June 27, 2019

    Food. Food. Food. Once again I’m out on the town dining at some big name fancy Los Angeles restaurant. This one didn’t technically go as planned because we had a full pescatarian-friendly meal! I know what you’re thinking: “You’ve changed, man.” And…you’re not entirely wrong. But also, I enjoyed it! So, fuck you!

  • June 21, 2019

    Holy crap! Dinner Club is back! It’s been almost 7 months since our last meeting, but we finally got together this week at Atrium in Los Feliz. Click through to see some (shitty) pictures and words about our meal.

  • May 8, 2019

    In which I turn 36 years old, and am treated to a delicious celebratory dinner at one of Los Angeles’ finest dining establishments. Click through for pictures and descriptions from a night of outstanding food and wine.

  • March 31, 2019

    In which I scour the secondary market for tickets to see my favorite band in a tiny club in West Hollywood. It was a once (or twice, I guess, since I saw them 11 years ago in a similar venue?) in a lifetime opportunity that simply could not be missed.