A long time ago I came to the painful realization that my dreams and aspirations would go unfulfilled. Publishing a collection of original poetry titled "Fetch Me the Pliers" by downtown Kabul's most exclusive post-Soviet literary house didn't bring in the cash. So I did what many failed losers do and devoted parts of my life to chronicling the local music scene.
I've been at it with gusto for the last decade. A friend, Mr. Tom Gorrio, ensured that for a large chunk of that time I did not go without loose women or top-shelf whiskey. God bless you, Mr. Tom Gorrio.
It shouldn't be news to our regular followers that I am a big fan of Gorrio's Baby Calendar and Call it Radar or that I am gung-ho over his home recordings or his latest effort Radar Vs. Wolf, which I think is the tits. This coming Saturday they'll be showing off their California meets South Florida je nais sais quoi at the always delightful Sweat Records, alongside equally thought-provoking luminaries Danielle Steele and Boy Have Heart! Fun, local, live and FREE!
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Radar Vs. Wolf with Danielle Steele and Boy Have Heart! on Saturday, May 8th at Sweat Records, 5505 NE 2nd AVE, Miami at 8 pm. Free admission for all ages. Visit www.sweatrecordsmiami.com.