Sunday, August 9, 2009
A new demo called "Old Orange Tiger" up in the Daily Records MP3 Vault. I been bashing, thudding, synthing...muttering and cussing, having some late summer fun. Pictured above is my gear crush du jour. Also kinda intrigued by the Kustom Defender amps. (Defending against sciatic attacks from carrying heavy crap.) Digging the Sonic Youth bio Goodbye 20th Century and a spiritual book called The Law of Attraction by Esther and Jerry Hicks. Clearly we are more than what we eat. That's good--I just ate shrimp, fig preserves, italian dry sausage, goat cheese, beets...it goes on and on. Got aggro with a certain kind of common ivy today, wondering aloud on Facebook why it is not branded INVASIVE SPECIES. And Barb tells me it indeed is. A huge floating shrub-tree of this ivy at the top of the arbor vidae hedge, fed by this creepy inch-thick runner of ivy root system wrapping around the trunk of one of the trees. Later, a trip to the mall, where we found a Superman coffee mug at Ross and new aerobic shoes for t.