RANT # 12 | 29 YEARS CRAMMED INTO 140 CHARACTERS OR LESS. REMEMBERING THE LEGACY OF NELSON MANDELA.

RANT # 12 | 29 YEARS CRAMMED INTO 140 CHARACTERS OR LESS. REMEMBERING THE LEGACY OF NELSON MANDELA.

On December 5th we lost one of the most influential figures of our time. I saw the tweets and status updates in regards to the passing of Nelson Mandela but I just felt that being limited to 140 characters could serve his legacy no justice. What could I say or post that could capture my thoughts on such a wonderful life lived?

RANT # 10 | SYRIA

RANT # 10 | SYRIA

You’re dammed if your do and dammed if you don’t! My Grandfather taught me that and never has that phrase been more on my mind then now. Let me start off by saying I am torn on this issue. I understand both perspectives and both sides have valid points. There is no doubt that the US is suffering from war fatigued. Take a listen.

RANT #9 | EDM AND THE CA$H KING$

RANT #9 | EDM AND THE CA$H KING$

I was asked by Facebook follower Phillip Clark to comment on Forbe’s article regarding EDM’s Cash Kings who brought in millions of dollars of income. There has been lots of criticism towards EDM culture and accusations that point out to just how crazy it is for someone to make 40 plus million dollars. Well, to be quite blunt, I see no problem with it. Find out why in this weeks rant!

RANT #8 | BREAKING BAD RECAP

RANT #8 | BREAKING BAD RECAP

After a long day around town Derek Taylor of The Park/Wallpaper and I ended up at the Sayers Club kitchen to catch last Sunday’s episode of Breaking Bad. Derek is not only an amazing drummer, funny dude but possibly the biggest tech geek ever. During the broadcast he and his band were on some kind of Google + chat recapping thoughts during commercial breaks. Absolute nerdery!

RANT # 7 | THE CHEATING HUSBAND

RANT # 7 | THE CHEATING HUSBAND

Sometimes this nightlife thing can get you into conversations and situations that you just cant write into movies. But other times you find your self having a human interaction with another human being in the midst of a mid life crisis. Last night I met a gentleman at a venue with his side piece. Meanwhile his wife was hundreds of miles away with his family. Hope you enjoy this week’s rant.

RANT # 5 | FRUITVALE STATION REVIEW

RANT # 5 | FRUITVALE STATION REVIEW

This movie brings to light the life of Oscar Grant. It provides the humanity behind a man who has become a symbol. I enjoyed it although I was not as moved as I thought I might be possibly because this type of story is common where I come from. The bad guys always get away with a slap on the wrist. I would love to hear your thoughts! Let me know what you thought of the movie.

RANT #3 | THE VERDICT

RANT #3 | THE VERDICT

Wow! Todays rant was suppose to be my thoughts on my very first photo exhibit at Gabba Gallery but en route to the show I found out the verdict in the Zimmerman trial and well, that just messed up my day. Rather than share my 2 cents in 140 characters or less I figure Id just record a rant while driving home after a dj gig. Hit play and I’d love to hear your thoughts!
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RANT #2 | OPINIONS AND SPECULATION | THE ZIMMERMAN TRIAL

RANT #2 | OPINIONS AND SPECULATION | THE ZIMMERMAN TRIAL

I have always wrestled with ways of sharing views on current and community affairs. I thought about writing blog posts but I thought I’d take it one step further thanks to my Soundcloud app on my I Phone. From here on out I will voice my thoughts on things that are happening in the news and might even record some discussions on topics that affect our community.