The fact that I’m listening to Bruce Springsteen at this point in my life comes as quite a surprise even to me. Continue reading “What I’m Listening To This Week And Why”
Okay, so I bought “Cookies” by The 1990’s a few weeks ago, but I was too busy to post. A fun record even if I don’t understand the band’s name. They’re more late 70’s than 1990’s with touches of Richard Hell, Dead Boys and a pinch of Dictators. “My Cult Status” and “You’re Supposed To Be My Friend” are humorous romps.
I’ve always thought Batman was too serious. Superman too boring. Wolverine too…smelly? I’m not sure about Wolverine. I’m not sure about Batman for that matter. After all, he’s got issues: he’s a a trust-fund kid, runs around with young boys in tights, creeps around in the dark, prone to violence — no wonder he’s drinkin’ hard. So I’m working on a series of animated shorts to deal with some of the funnier aspects of these two heroes and their careers, origins, favorite drinks,odd habits, and obsevations. As “24” producer Tony Krantz once told me, “…stay tuned.”