I'm working on an album of songs inspired by Elif Batuman's novel The Idiot, to be released next year. After "Ivan" (single | lyric video) and "Linden Street" (single | live video), I released a new single called "Something's Wrong" yesterday. Stop-motion animated video by Anissa of Blueflower AG Studios.
Initially this was meant to be a series of comics about Boston drivers, who never cease to amaze me with their inventive ways of motoring, thus making me wonder what exactly the local driving schools were teaching. And then...it kind of morphed into a jumble of random sketches. One day I will redraw these properly, but that day is not today.
Nothing exciting, just a slideshow showing the city's moods. With bonus tacky crossfading. [more inside]
I covered "Unsteady" for a contest the band X Ambassadors are running. If I win, the band could feature my cover on their social media. Please vote for my video. Thanks!
Ever read a web page and think, "I would like to read a book about that – for free!" Well, if you live in the greater Boston area, you can highlight some text on a web page then click this one weird old button to get a relevant book. [more inside]
A searchable list of Boston-area startup companies, sortable by if hiring, industry, neighborhood, and more. [more inside]
I recently collaborated on a music video with Boston pop impresario Michael J. Epstein and his new side project, Darling Pet Munkee. The Hammer Horror-inspired clip for "Dracula's Castle" is part of a Creature Feature coming soon to a browser near you. For more information and behind-the-scenes blog entries, focus your browser this way: 1 2 3
does exactly what it says on the tin. Every week, a trusted music blogger writes about their favorite band or one they think deserves more attention. This week, I am turning my attention to a beloved, forgotten Boston band, O Positive. They were my favorite band in middle school.
A searchable list of Boston-area startup companies, sortable by neighborhood, industry, hiring, and more.