Category Archives: music

Bowie!

Last night, I had an unusually vivid dream that I was engaged in a fairly long discussion with David Bowie about me becoming his personal assistant. It ended with him stealing my wallet.

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Road to Seattle: Broadjam

On April 26, 2009, five years ago this week, I arrived in Seattle, ready to start my new job as Online Marketing Manager at GameHouse (part of RealNetworks) on Monday, April 27. This is part two of the story of … Continue reading

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All you need is a little determination mixed with some creativity

On May 22, 2001, I left work around 1pm to venture solo from Madison, WI, to Minneapolis, MN to see David Byrne at the First Avenue club (made famous by Prince in the film “Purple Rain”). I figured the drive … Continue reading

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Karaoke

I had never been to a karaoke outing, but I had always known that I didn’t understand the draw of going out with friends and singing songs for them (or others). It all just seemed pretty awkward to me. I … Continue reading

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