Wednesday, May 29, 2013

The Most Controversial Ballet Performance of All Time

Igor Stravinsky, 1937.  Photo by the Library of Congress. 

The premier of Igor Stravinski's Rite of Spring, which ended in a full scale riot, took place 100 years ago today.


Friday, May 17, 2013

New Music from the Perfect Vessels


The Perfect Vessels' new EP, Habitual Long Distance Lovers, is now available for free download.  

Thursday, May 16, 2013

A Poem About the Memphis Grizzlies


Here's a poem I wrote about the Memphis Grizzlies during last night's game, when they beat the Oklahoma City Thunder last night to advance to the Western Conference Finals.

Thursday, May 2, 2013

From the Archives: Alex Chilton at Earnestine and Hazels


It was ten years ago today that I saw Alex Chilton play a rowdy show at Earnestine and Hazels in downtown Memphis.  Here's a post I wrote about it back in in 2010.