Jen Dot (aka Jennifer Larson aka Imma Dot aka Mystery Teacher of the Year) won my heart when, after our show together in Chicago this last April, she gifted me with a stack of her various band's many cassettes and a homemade zine. I soon found that she has 99 projects and a bitch aint one.Read More
My desire to finish writing my book is about equal to my desire to avoid finishing my book: The Hayley Cain Story. Or: What every author probably feels all the time but never says so.
Alternate subtitle: So This is Why Authors Drink!Read More
I guess I was really missing a nice hefty chunk of ROCK music in my punk rock heart…MONTE’s “Bad Sick Love” is the kind of ROCK that makes me wish I hadn’t gotten rid of my 1968 Oldsmobile Delta 88. I chat with her and her partner Andie Aranow (Women That Rock) on my latest podcast.Read More
Well WE made a new record!!!! A whole heck of a lot of us made this happen. From the folks that helped record to the friends who supported us over two years of talking non-stop Cool/Lame to the fine folks at Eccentric Pop….it takes a village to make vinyl! Come celebrate with me and my friends on this momentous occasion. Can’t wait for you to hear it! All the details here.
“Is it cool? Is it lame? Did they like it, share it or ignore it altogether? Our new single ‘Blue and Green’ is all about letting go of that constant anxiety–if you can hack it! Living on the sleepy Central Coast of California, the sea is a constant reminder of what’s actually real.Read More