In the Emerald City for this year’s IACP conference, working on a few stories before heading into the bely of the proverbial convention beast. Pike’s Place market tonight, meeting up with friends, et. al. But for now, i’m in a local coffee shop, clicking way and scanning the walls for appropriate interstitial distractions. Coffeeshop [...]
It’s been awhile since I’ve gone anything but update the site with the occasional “news from N.O.” post, but today’s different. Thanks to a tip from the all-singing, all-dancing Jay Allen, i’ve got a brand spanking new flickr flash badge in the right hand column. Click on it and see selections from the recent [...]
Driving around after a burger and praline lunch in the Quarter, I chanced upon a fantastic local band name courtesy of WWOZ’s Live Wire. Somewhere in town tonight, Captain Bringdown and the Buzz Killers will take the stage. In a perfect world, they’d be a frenetic, uptempo polkabilly band.