music journalist since 1992 | educator since 2004 | podcaster since 2020 | Iranian American since birth
•Valleys at the Satellite (left) and AM & Shawn Lee (with Chicano Batman and Greenhorse) at the Echo (me with them, center) on Friday June 28, 2013. •Walking and working with Reid Speed on Monday July 1, 2013 (background: Santa Monica College). •Interview with Jon Hopkins for DJ Times Magazine on Tuesday July 2, 2013 (bottom). •Interview with Alison Moyet for Boxx Magazine on Wednesday July 3, 2013 (top). •Goldie at Respect on Wednesday July 3, 2013 (right).
Watch the video for Valleys’ “Undream A Year” via Nylon.
Download a free EP from AM & Shawn Lee here.
Listen to Reid’s Summer James mix via her Soundcloud page.
Watch Jon’s video for “Open Eye Signal” featuring my former student Chris Chann as the skateboarder.
Watch Alison’s video for “When I Was Your Girl” via USA Today.
Watch some of Goldie’s set with Armanni Reign MCing via Machete Media.