Archive for April, 2015

Eff me!

Friday, April 24th, 2015

I had such fun in Pittsburgh seeing ONE OK ROCK, that I’ve been adding all my bands to my Following list on Twitter. It seems to be the default method of announcing tour dates. Well, I missed out again. Adding ROOKiEZ is PUNK’D to the list, I found out that they were in Pittsburgh on […]

Thank trout!

Friday, April 24th, 2015

Just when I was getting disappointed with my progress in learning Japanese, I instantly figured out how Google Translate had made a mistake. So it’s sinking in better than I thought.

Trip vignettes

Sunday, April 19th, 2015

Mental snapshots from the trip to see ONE OK ROCK in Pittsburgh

OOR Pics

Saturday, April 18th, 2015

Here are a couple of pics from last night. Since you can either experience an event or photograph it, I have no photos of the actual show. Click ‘em to embiggen. First up is Toru’s autograph on my copy of 35xxxv. Yes, I know he signed it upside-down. I was NOT going to argue with […]

Starstruck

Friday, April 17th, 2015

While in Pittsburgh to see ONE OK ROCK, walking down the sidewalk, I MET them! Show was good too!

Soundtrack

Wednesday, April 8th, 2015

Next weekend is ONE OK ROCK in Pittsburgh. Just as I’ve not been to a concert in 40 years, or a club in 15, I’ve not been on a proper road trip in decades either. But I do recall that the soundtrack for the trip is important. Google maps says it’s a 4½ hour drive. […]