Shadowshaper is an urban fantasy novel by Daniel Jose Older. Sierra Santiago has been hired to paint a mural at a Brooklyn junkyard. She enlists the help of Robbie to get the mural finished. Sierra learns that she and Robbie are shadowshapers. They can use their power to make their paintings comeContinue reading “Shadowshaper: #bookreview”
Caroline Rose’s new album, Loner, will be released on February 23, 2018. So run out on Friday and get it. I know, people don’t really go to the record store to buy music like they used to back in the day. Anyway, the album is available online in case you don’t want toContinue reading “Sleep Deprived Music Review: Caroline Rose”
Tina Belcher is awesome!
This review is more of a spotlight than an actual review. Most of my music reviews are suggestions. “Listen to this album. It’s amazing.” Love & Hate is one of the best albums that I’ve heard in the last few years. Love & Hate by Michael Kiwanuka was released in 2016. It’s stillContinue reading “Sleep Deprived Music Review: Michael Kiwanuka”
Still Here on Amazon Still Here by Lara Vapnyar follows the lives of four Russian immigrants who move to New York City. Sergey and Vadik have been friends for years. The four of them remain friends, even though Sergey steals Vadik ‘s girlfriend, Vica, and dumps his current girlfriend, Regina. Their relationship situation isContinue reading “Still Here: #bookreview”
Lady Wray’s Queen Alone came out in 2016 but I just found it today. It’s not a secret that I love old school R&B/soul singers like Chaka Khan. Some singers are real beyond their talent and it shows in their music. Lady Wray reminds me of all of those chicks from the 70s who really putContinue reading “Sleep Deprived Music Review: Lady Wray”
If Preston was going to do a cheesy album cover, this would be it. It could be for his imaginary band called Witch Jacket. Sort of like magic.