Plant says Morrissey


While listening to a bleeding edge indie net radio station, says I to the potted plant in our apartment: “Plant, this singer does a very convincing impression of Morrissey.” Replies the potted plant: “You should have a look to see… Read more

September 1st, 2014

Talkin’ Pale Blue Dot Blues

Above clouds

Cities can make a person feel small, especially giant cities like Osaka and New York. Among the buildings and traffic, the underground walkways and warm blanket of noise, oversized advertisements, dull walls of concrete and fluorescent lights—one human is dwarfed…. Read more

August 30th, 2014

Summer Chelm Barbecue

Volkswagen Beetle

Fellow イタチshelter co-founder Guy is a classic Volkswagen Beetle enthusiast and regularly gets together with other Beetle drivers in Japan. This coming Sunday he is hosting a summer barbecue at Chelm VW Specialists in Ibaraki City. I will be singing… Read more

August 28th, 2014