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  • 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.

  • January 20, 2019

    In which Dinner Club returns – for the first time in nearly 8 months – at Downtown, Los Angeles stunner Bavel. Sexy food porn pics and my impressions of the meal are just a click away…

  • January 13, 2019

    In which I reflect – in very boring detail – on all my favorite beers from 2018. You have been warned, this is probably not one you’ll want to read.

  • January 11, 2019

    You’ve seen the list of my favorite albums of 2018, now enjoy my favorite movies, soundtracks, television and food of 2018. It’s all about me guys. Someday you’ll understand.

  • December 30, 2018

    This is it — the one you have been waiting for. My list of the top 100 albums of 2018 is here, complete with blurbs for almost all of the entries and sound samples for roughly 20% of the list. Take some time to poke around and learn about what I’ve been listening to and enjoying most during the past year.