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The End of the World as We’ve Downloaded It

19 Apr

The world did not end on December 22, 2012. Hopefully you’re not too disappointed. While this cultural milestone did not mark the end of the world as we’ve known it, I like to think it ushered in an era of more organic, face-to-face interaction. The world as we know it involves technological escalation at the […]

The Revivalists: Cosmic Things

13 Aug

The Revivalists: Cosmic Things 01 March 2012 — by Jamie Lynn Miller Share on Tumblr The Revivalists’ Zack Feinberg (L) and David Shaw (R). Photo by Erika Goldring. David Shaw laughs into the camera, and points to his New York Yankees ski hat. “Yeah, see, we’re in Connecticut now. We’re going to play Brooklyn tonight […]

The 7th Annual Snowmass Chili Pepper and Brewfest: Spicy, Full-bodied Fun in the Aspen Snowmass Sun

1 Jun

“Honey, you’ve got crumbs all over your lap,” said the woman to her companion, who was wolfing down a late-night slice at Goodfellas in Snowmass. “Don’t worry,” he replied, matter-of-factly, the last of the pizza crust on his shirt. “When I stand up, they’ll all go away!” Hard to argue with such micro-brew infused logic […]

My Boyfriend Bruce

8 Mar

I love Bruce Springsteen. That’s different than saying I’m in love with Bruce Springsteen and want to start a life with him, have his children, ride off into the sunset with the Boss while he gazes lovingly over his shoulder and slows his pace, as my horse trips over a tree stump. “If as we’re […]

Sometimes I Think I’m Tift Merritt

4 Dec

    Resting across this floral couch, a two-seater love seat by the window, I feel the breeze coming through the muggy, sweet-scented night air. I’m taking in the humidity, the thick oxygenated air and the seaside climate of Newport, Rhode Island, and this warm September evening feels peaceful and temperate as the wind blows […]

Words, Music and Musings from Mississippi’s Shannon McNally

21 Mar

“I hate the term ‘female singer-songwriter’, or ‘woman musician’. It makes me recoil,” says singer-songwriter, accomplished guitarist and sought-after collaborator Shannon McNally.  I also hate hearing about ‘girls’ night out, or ‘ladies night’ – let’s get one thing straight; if you’re a lady, and you’re at a bar alone, you shouldn’t have to buy your […]