The year was 2008. Prep style was in its resurgence. A Continuous Lean started the year prior, and was becoming a leader amongst the #Menswear blogs. Rugby Ralph Lauren was at the height of its popularity, and J.Crew opened The Liquor Store. The stock market wouldn't crash until September 29th, and everyone was enjoying the … Continue reading Vampire Weekend’s First Album
Nineteen years ago today, I was still living in my parents' house in Plainview, NY. It was sometime in the evening, and I was in the basement on the computer. My mother came downstairs to let me know that Joey Ramone had passed away after a long fight with Lymphoma. I remember stopping what I … Continue reading Remembering Joey Ramone.
Sad to hear of the passing of Adam Schlesinger from the 90's pop-punk band, Fountains of Wayne. He passed away yesterday at the age of 52 due to complications from COVID-19. Outside of his work with his band, he also composed for television and for the silver screen including the main theme to That Thing … Continue reading Sink To The Bottom.