INTERVIEW: Punk rocker turned author Frank Portman talks “King Dork Approximately”

  In 2006, Frank Portman took the young adult literary world by storm. It was a prime example of clever counterprogramming, or maybe literary audiences were just ready for a teen character that wasn’t a vampire or a wizard or a lightning thief. King Dork centered around a quiet high school kid, Tom Henderson, trying to navigate the hallways without […]

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18 Recent Life Changing Albums

Over the course of the last 2 months I’ve been jotting down the names of bands and releases that have grabbed my attention and gone totally unnoticed by the general public. Below are eighteen* releases accompanied by micro reviews (in no particular order) that will change the lazy complaint of ” there isn’t any good music anymore” to “holy shit this band just changed […]

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