Managing Editor of Cultcuts Magazine and Digital Conquest. Love going to garage and surf shows and listening to a wide range of music, mostly related to garage and punk styles while getting large doses of the crooners (Sinatra, Martin, etc.). Massive movie freak and love camping with the wife when not in the city.
Favorite Music/Influences (list some bands, musicians, genres, etc.):
Garage, Surf, Psychobilly, Rockabilly, Doo-Wop, Sinatra, Martin, Man Or Astroman, The Woggles, The A-Bones, The Queers, Classical music, The Flaming Lips, Galazy Trio, Satan's Pilgrims and too many more to list.
Lucio Fulci's THE BEYOND, THE NINTH CONFIGURATION, Romero's Living Dead series of films, WHAT HAVE THEY DONE TO SOLANGE?, ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST, CASABLANCA, BRINGING UP BABY, TENEBRE, SUSPIRIA and tons of horror, Eurohorror, Kaiju, Scifi, Noir, Gialli.........
Collecting and watching movies, going to clubs to see Garage shows (supporting the scene!), Collecting Kaiju toys (Godzilla, Gamera, etc.). Also have a collection of handblown long neck vases.
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