This is excellent! Everywhere Tom Waits has been, you can go too. Possibly the best map ever.
Tonight! The Weeklings sponsors its second reading, the first ever for AWP Seattle, and it's going to be a killer event, with Josh Mohr, Art Edwards, Jodi Angel, Sean Beaudoin, Zoe Zolbrod and Rob Roberge. Emceed by Antonia Crane, music by The Drop Shadows, and books by Secret Garden. It's a Stranger Staff Pick! 9pm. You'd be a fool, a fool we tell you, to miss it.
What are the 50 most debauched records in music history, you ask? Well, hell, someone had to assemble the list. And after Keith Richards, Steven Tyler, and Gibby Haynes passed on the assignment, it naturally fell to me.
"Roll it, pour it, cook it, crush it, and then drop the needle in the groove."
The Fool gets a cool review over at the excellent site Unshelved.com. Check it out.
Hey, my friend Kasie DeWoody West's new book "Split Second" is out today! It's the sequel to "Pivot Point, which I thought was excellently written for a woman who was once a Police Sergeant on The Force. Buy a couple, and not just because Kasie is way cool.