Abel’s 4000 Albums That Matter: Part Forty-Four

I’ve been feeling ambivalent lately towards this little vanity project of mine. While it is nice to reminisce and talk some shit about music without worrying about deadlines and “clicks,” it is also a time-consuming endeavor that does nothing to pay my bills. A therapist once told me that I didn’t “follow through” with my goals and that’s true. However, […]

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UFC Double-Header Saturday: Five Fights to Focus on (and How They’ll End)

Unless they really have absolutely nothing else going on in their lives, UFC fans have something of a love/hate relationship with the increasing number of double-headers that are occurring as part of the company’s mission towards “World Fucking Domination.” Dana White and company have now put on several back-to-back Saturday events (one often airing through their online subscription service, UFC Fight […]

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The Abjects “Fast Love EP” Review

The Abjects are a three-piece surfy garage band from London made up of  Noemi (guitar/vox), Yuki (bass/vox) and Matt (drums). Their Fast Love EP sounds like a baby butterfly whispering into a kaleidoscope of beauty and kindness. These gals and dude are pleasant on the ears and are at times whimsically haunting. I like the the fact they play quietly […]

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