Thursday, December 22, 2005

Rose Coloured Glasses

Musical highlights of note 2005, no particular order
Mess Hall @ Ding Dong
Lambchop @ Corner
Detroit Cobras @ Tote
Mercury Rev @ Hamer Hall
Teenage Fanclub @ HiFi
Martha Wainwright @ Readings
Dan Kelly & the Alpha Males @ Tote
Sons & Daughters @ Carpark Festival
earholes - mostly 2005 and belated laggard discoveries
Naturally, Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings
Lips Like Oranges from What Was Left, Clare Bowditch & the Feeding Set
How do you keep love alive from Cold Roses, Ryan Adams
Sumday, Granddaddy
Words for Sadness from Car Tape, Lisa Miller
A Ghost is Born and Yankee Hotel Foxtrot, Wilco
All things Pernice Brothers...Discover a Lovelier You and Nobody's Watching

Wednesday, December 21, 2005

To begin...

Gastronomic happiness
Try not to sweat the small things