Archive for November, 2007

My Brightest Diamond at The Space

by Michael on Friday, November 23rd, 2007

On Monday night, Jenn and I grabbed some pizza before joining woj for the My Brightest Diamond show at The Space in Hamden, CT. It was the last show of MBD’s Eleven Fingered Tailor Tour, and playing at The Space was a sort of homecoming for Shara Worden, since she’d played the open mic there […]

Two more Vienna Teng shows

by Michael on Monday, November 12th, 2007

Back on October 25th, Jennifer and I joined woj, Sarah, and her friend Jeff at the Iron Horse Music Hall in Northampton, MA, to see Vienna Teng perform. I was really looking forward to the show, and, as usual, Vienna didn’t disappoint. I’m terrible with set lists, and the fact that a couple of weeks […]

September / October Books

by Jennifer on Sunday, November 11th, 2007

Better late than never. Un Lun Dun by China Mieville: I’m a fan of China’s work and have read several of his adult novels. This had the same lovely writing and the fantastical imagination that informs his world-building. But I do have to say that I occasionally felt as if he was trying too hard […]