10 years ago today, The Adios Lounge made its worldwide debut, released in the wild to literally tens of people. Post #1 was a trifle of an idea, but at least I discussed The Replacements. The band’s Twin/Tone albums had just been reissued, so that was my excuse to link to “Takin A Ride” […]Read More
I’m briefly reviving The Adios Lounge for a very special reason. I want to wish my eldest daughter, Leilani, a happy 10th birthday. Double figures, baby! It’s hard to believe you were born a decade ago. It’s also hard to believe I haven’t been allowed to speak with you since you were 3. Well, you […]Read More
Every Day of the Week, I Get Down
Happy 4th birthday to my daughter, Edie Sweetie, the Dancing Machine of Granada Ave. I love you, little girl. You’re a whirling dervish of playtime and pure joy in ballet slippers. Sure, you probably don’t need to exclaim everything as if YOUR VOICE WERE STUCK ON CAPS LOCK, but that’s also what makes you […]Read More
Makin’ Love in My Own Backyard
This post marks the confluence of 2 significant milestones. It was on this day 7 years ago that The Adios Lounge first went public. Happy birthday, Adios Lounge! You don’t look a day over 5. I was actually happy to labor in obscurity in those early days — as opposed to my current brand […]Read More
Will You Hold My Hand and Dream With Me?
Will you hold my hand and dream with me? Close your eyes and realize We are floating Can’t believe this little girl is turning 2. A year for each tooth. Actually, she has several teeth now and another is fighting its way in. Which is always fun as a parent. I will say this […]Read More