Wednesday, April 24, 2019

VersaEmerge Warped Diary #6

 Hello Alt Press Readers!  2 day drive to Edmonton, Canada has caused everyone to go a little insane. But here is the past week...   Fork lifting our equipment to stage.    Vanna...

The Dirty Spot #6: The Venetia Fair’s Joe Brown On Tour Hospitality

Being on the road in our situation can be very exhausting. By "our situation," I mean barely scraping by. I'm talking about pooling money together to buy...

First(ish) Listen: Mumford & Sons

Okay, so, in interest of full-disclosure, this particular blog entry should really be titled “46th(ish) Listen” or something more along those lines. Let’s be real here: I...

Far more hyperbolic

For as self-obsessed as I am, I'm still always completely caught off-guard when I'm confronted with the fact that people actually pay attention to the stuff I...

The Dirty Spot #5: The Ups And Downs Of Playing Keys In A Band

When the Venetia Fair lost their original keyboardist about four years ago, I was playing guitar in a band that I had been in for about four...

To The Commenters

Who the hell are you, anyway? Are you that big of a douche-bag in everyday life? I'm just not sure where you get off saying such horrible shit about...

Check the cup holders

It always begins the same. I'm aimlessly wandering the halls of my high school, frantically trying to remember my locker combination and, to a greater extent, where exactly...

The Name Game: Why Choosing a Band Name Is Important

So you want to start a band, huh? You want to get together with some dudes, write some songs and maybe record a 7-inch you trick your...

Give me something to break. Seriously.

I was considering waiting a little longer to report in with an update, but the truth is I don’t need more than two weeks to get a...

The greatest blog that ever lived (variations on a shaker hymn).

Anyone who knows me knows my favorite album of all time is this: Out of the thousands of albums I've owned (and the thousands more I've had the...

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