Found Stuff

R.I.P. Tony Sly

1970 – 2012 Tony Sly, the lead singer for Bay Area punk band No Use For A Name, has passed away at the age of 41.  Details have yet to be released, but Fat Wreck Chords announced his death earlier today.  No Use For A Name were among an assortment of bands who ruled the all ages scene in California… Read more →

R.I.P. Adam Yauch (MCA)

1964 – 2012 Adam Yauch has died.  He was 47 years old.  The man known as MCA was diagnosed with cancer back in 2009 and today he succumbed to the disease.  Yauch was one third of the Beastie Boys — the group who started out punk before enraging parents in suburbs all over the country with Licensed To Ill, an… Read more →

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Pliny the Younger is a Triple IPA brewed seasonally by Russian River Brewing Company in Santa Rosa, California.  Touted as one of the top rated, rarest beers in America, this hophead brew sells out within minutes of being tapped; creating lines that start forming as early as 3am on tap day.  This probably seems ridiculous to those who are not… Read more →

The Joy of Disney

My father, wife and daughter accompanied me on a work trip to Orlando this week.  We spent the weekend exploring the world Walt built.  January is a great time in Mouse Town as the lines arn’t too long and the heat is at a minimum.  Overall it has been a great experience, but there was one thing that disturbed me… Read more →