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PB 1971 cover

I bought two old magazines that both had a great affect on my life. I purchased them at Speaking Volumes, a great record/book/art store here in ol' Burlin'ton. I went there initially to get an old Playboy but ...Read More

hotter than hell

In December of 1986 I remember sitting in my room on a Saturday night listening to KISS' "Hotter Than Hell" and getting incredibly sad at the realization that there would one day be a time where I would be old ...Read More

Bernt Olsen

This is my grandfather, Bernt Anker Olsen. We call him Pop. He was born in Norway in October of 1912. When he was 15 he applied for a position on a boat, lied about his age, and began his sailing ...Read More

042803mom

Syttende Mai is Norwegian Independence Day ... May 17th. After 400 years of Danish rule, Norway peacefully declared its independence by calling a constitutional convention, and on the 17th of May, 1814, the Constituent Assembly at Eidsvold ratified a Norwegian ...Read More

042603cry

It always starts small, I think. Life, war, a good story. Not sure what I'm thinking exactly, but its there, like someone in your bed or a wart on your finger or the smell of Spring. We've got all the time ...Read More

042603park

The first thing I remember was getting "hoofed" in the head by a cow in Norway. I was a wee lad, and I've always held that moment somewhat responsible for the occasional birthmark between my eyebrows ... that, and the ...Read More

I'm here listening to a recent SY show on my MD walkman...great versions of "Cotton Crown", "Candle", etc...reminds me of fun weird times I've had with Sonic Youth, like the time when I was still in high school, listening to ...Read More

042303mom

No time for shit. Work from 9 to 6 go to Kinkos and cut up some shit for the new 3" package em up with Cooley at our cold white table write this go to job #2 until just about 4am. Yeah Mom. This is why ...Read More

042203jasonx12sculpt

Fucking sick again.  This sucks.  You know how it is, no need to explain. May is going to be a busy month around here.  Finishing up the School Bus ''Blue Button'' CD, mixing some Kochalka tracks, finishing up the Kochalka album, ...Read More