Diaries

The Dreamer’s Disease

The Dreamer’s Disease

I lie still.   Waking up to rejection is the worst.   Maybe this was how it was to not get a rose on the Bachelor. No, THIS was way worse than that show. HR didn’t see a future with me… and it punched another […]

Writers, What You Waiting For?

Writers, What You Waiting For?

By Ariana Hwang   I used to think winter was a blessing for a writer. I thought so because on cold nights, it was easy to make an excuse to stay home and write. They brought forth moments of isolation, and then I’d wait for […]

How I met Lucifer (Lord Huron on LSD)

How I met Lucifer (Lord Huron on LSD)

By Anonymous I’ve always considered myself somewhat of a psychonaut (one who is not afraid to venture into the unknown parts of their mind with utter disregard for consequences) which is why I happily agreed when my girlfriend suggested we take LSD during XPN fest, […]

How I Recorded My First Album With My Favorite Songwriter

How I Recorded My First Album With My Favorite Songwriter

By Sam Fuhrer   The average music fan has never heard of Simone Felice. He is a 40 year old ballad writer with a raggedy beard and scars from multiple heart and brain surgeries, living tucked away in the rural village of Palenville, New York, at […]

A Summer’s Day of Embracing Classical Art in Italia

A Summer’s Day of Embracing Classical Art in Italia

Everyone’s doing their own thing this summer. Work, vacation, music…that’s all I’ve done, and in all honesty, I’m thankful for that. In the meantime I do also like to keep up with old-time friends, friends that you can catch up easily with and rekindle conversations […]

Captured: Osheaga Festival (Photo Gallery)

Captured: Osheaga Festival (Photo Gallery)

My brother came back not too long ago from a music festival in Montreal called, Osheaga. And of course, I wanted to be there. But it’s true that life doesn’t grant my every wish and reverie of attending every amazing show and artist I’d die […]

Bumping Into New Bands and Surprises

Bumping Into New Bands and Surprises

You can never know for certain what you’ll find. Something very special can be packed away in that tight-spaced venue you were always sort of invested in going to but never gave the actual chance, until one day you just whip out that five dollar […]