I prefer not to use flash because it tends to control and take over the photo. I lose a lot of humanity with flash. I don’t want to use it in a position when I can use my brain instead.
Kissing The Lipless – The Shins
an oldie but a goodie.
Today is my boy’s birthday. He’s now 4 years old. This kid has taught me a lot and absolutely keeps me on my toes.
And while I remember day 1 like it was yesterday, I’m looking forward to every single day ahead of us too.
I can’t wait to see his face when he opens his birthday present tonight.
I sent a text to Ev the day that we closed the [Google] deal, and I said, ‘I’m going to throw up,’ ” Stone says. “He texted back, ‘I know.’
Biz just tells it like it is…
I think it was 1996 when we met for the first time. We played a show with Norman Bailer and Commander Venus and I forgot the words to one of our songs. Conor was in the audience and hollered out the next line of the song. I couldn’t believe that someone in town knew our music.
Tripped – Neva Dinova feat Bright Eyes
The second track freely available for download from the upcoming album.
I’ll Be Your Friend – Bright Eyes feat. Neva Dinova
From the upcoming new record. Just pre-ordered the vinyl. Can’t wait.
Hear Me Out – Ben Kweller
From “On My Way” which might be my favorite BK record. It was recorded in the studio but live and without any headphones.
Nathan Myhrvold and I have exactly the same goal. We’d both like to promote useful innovations that have a positive social impact. But we have very different opinions about how to do it. Nathan believes the patent system is the answer, and I believe the patent system is the problem.