101.1 FM in Chicago is playing the summer after...
“Say My Name” - Destiny’s Child “Iris” - Goo Goo Dolls “Mmm-Bop” - Hanson “Just a Girl” - No Doubt
Some places just have assholes, & sometimes those assholes come to the show you’re playing. Most people in most places, though, aren’t assholes, & they’re the ones you remember about the show you played.
About to eat pickle soup because the Midwest is weird.
stephensteinbrink: Do you live in Pittsburgh? Will you let me sleep at your house on Wednesday night? The 25th? I will mow your lawn. I might get in late but I am a nice person. Let me know: stephensteinbrink (at) gmail (dot) com
See ya soon, Bloomington!!
I’m replacing junk food with broccoli.
The Dark Knight Rises is great.
What a silly disappointment to see yourself naked in a hat.– Philip Roth - “Eli, the Fanatic”
I know you’ll be strong, I know you’ll be brave, but I want you to...– Lucy Moran
I’m doing NaNoWriMo this November, while I’ll be on tour. For some reason. Shut up.
Things that bug me: Condiments left open. When people co-opt pieces of cultures & lifestyles other than their own for fashion’s sake. Poorly-fitted footwear. Parks with no restrooms. Loud footsteps. Lots of things that wouldn’t normally bug me. Things that totally freak me out: Organ printers. The future.
What’s fun & free to do in St. Louis? Besides watch Netflix at Jim’s. We’ve already done that. Spent most of my last expendable dollars on quarter-inch instrument cables & tickets to a Nolan Batman marathon / Dark Knight Rises midnight premiere. But yolo or whatever, I guess. The nearest swimmable bit of water is further away than our gas budget allows. Made some eggs...
There are only five female contributors in the newest issue of McSweeney’s (there are 19 male). Huh.
Packages of select Chips Ahoy! products are on sale at the Schnucks grocery store on Loughborough in St. Louis. You can get three packages for $5.00, but only through tomorrow. I got Original, Chewy, & Chunky, but I’m sure any combination would be just as pleasant.
Bummed about missing the iji & Jason Anderson show at the Trunk Space tomorrow night. Stoked about literally every other part of my life right now.
Quark is nuts about squirrels!
Sometimes I think about touching cotton balls & it freaks me out.