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FOOD FIND #6: Turf ‘n Surf Po Boy in Austin, TX

As avid seekers of yummy eats, we’ve started cataloguing our food posts into a little series called Food Finds. These posts include casual reviews of the unsung culinary gems we encounter on the road–or even right here at home in DC and NY On our way to the shuttle stop for the Austin City Limits… Read more »

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Bangin’ Books! The Music & Writer Edition

There are two books currently occupying our must-read book list: How Music Works (David Byrne) and The Good Girls Revolt (by Lynn Povich). We’re particularly giddy with excitement because they tie in two of mousybabe’s favorite hobbies: music and writing! The Good Girls Revolt (Lynn Povich) In The Good Girls Revolt, Lynn Povich recounts a seminal lawsuit… Read more »

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Trailer for BlueBrain’s Central Park App

It’s HERE. almost. The scintillating trailer for BlueBrain‘s new location-aware iPhone app for Central Park in NYC. Congrats to DC’s amazing band of innovative brothers and mad aural scientists! Central Park – A New Location Aware Album by BLUEBRAIN from BLUEBRAIN on Vimeo. Ridiculously excited. Strings performed by Yours Truly (x2).

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Record Store Day at Crooked Beat

Today, I witnessed the “Invasion of the Mostly-Male Music Nerds” at Crooked Beat. As Em noted below, April 18 is Record Store Day – special because it’s one of few events that Ryan finds worthy of waking up early for (9am). But secondly, it’s also special because many labels celebrate by issuing limited edition 7″s,… Read more »

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Today is Record Store Day!

Find participating stores in your state and begin your record store crawl. We will be on the prowl in DC and NY, yay. Speaking of records, I found an orphaned turntable near the dumpster outside our apartment buliding a couple weeks ago. Looked in pretty good shape, so I took it under my wing. I… Read more »