music journalist since 1992 | educator since 2004 | podcaster since 2020 | Iranian American since birth
•Beachwood Cafe opening with Allyson DeMunda and Casey “Schpilkas” Dunmore on Friday March 1, 2013 (top right). •Day with Monday Night Social‘s Mick Cole (background Moonshadows, Mick’s “office”) and Strfkr (top center) with True Talent PR‘s Jennifer Yeko at Fonda Theatre on Saturday March 2, 2013. •Tokimonsta Half Shadows record listening party at Roy Choi‘s A-Frame restaurant (middle right flowers suspended on ladies room ceiling, bottom right food served right on the table, no utensils) on Tuesday March 5, 2013. •Phone interview with Black Rebel Motorcycle Club‘s Robert Levon Been (middle center) who is hilarious and Tacos Por Favor with Reid Speed (middle left) on Wednesday March 6, 2013. •Interview with skateboarder/musician/photographer Ray Barbee at his home in Long Beach (bottom left) and SubZero (bottom center) and Marcus Visionary (top left) at Respect on Thursday March 7, 2013.
Watch a bit of Strfkr’s performance from that night.
Listen to some Tokimonsta sounds on SoundCloud.
Click through Black Rebel Motorcycle Club’s YouTube channel.
Check out the latest releases from Reid’s Play Me Records on SoundCloud.
Watch a video of Ray Barbee at home.
Watch the start of SubZero’s set at Respect courtesy of RDeeTeeVee.