Monthly Archives: August 2013

Our City Our Home

Louisville-based designer Bryan Patrick Todd has a new mural on East Market St. and it looks great. Bryan, who has done work for local businesses such as Quills and Four Pegs, is part of Louisville’s growing creative sector- one of the many … Continue reading

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Julian Boots

I’ve often said I want to be Wendell Berry when I grow up. If that doesn’t work out I’ll settle for Julian Imrie. HT: Hermitudinous

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Paracosm by Washed Out

I’ve really been enjoying Washed Out’s new album, Paracosm. It’s features WO’s trademark slow, dream-like vibe with a decided Continental easy-listening/jazz twist. I plan on wearing this record out at work.

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Summer Reading List: The Satanic Verses

I’m trying to fit one more novel into what has been a very busy summer. The Satanic Verses is most certainly Salman Rushdies’s most famous novel, largely because it almost got him killed. The book begins with a plane exploding … Continue reading

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Very few Sufjan covers do the original justice. This one does.

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Experiments in Speed

Having recently set a personal speed record in England’s Peak District, the prospect of riding any bike, let alone a fixie, this fast terrifies me! HT: Tracko

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