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October: A Month in Photos

In the vein of Then Heather Said‘s “Wordless Wednesday” posts, I’d like to share with you a look back at my past month in photos. (Speaking of Heather, I will be contributing a post or two to her blog soon. Be on the look out!)

Without further ado, I give you my month in photos:


9/29: Working the door at "my" "birthday" show at a downtown basement venue.

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Friday Favorite: Utopia Park

Today, I bring you my first ever “Friday Favorite,” in which I will highlight one of my favorite bands to play on my radio show. Without further ado, my official first “Friday Favorite” selection is Utopia Park from Fairfield, Iowa.

During the first few weeks of freshman year, I met a classmate named Dominic Rabalais. This fellow was undoubtedly the most enlightened, energetic, crazy, intense individual I had ever befriended. Through my work at the college radio station, I soon learned that he and his brother Phillip had a band together: Pornogalactica.

Utopia Park

Utopia Park perform at the KRUI Mission Creek Lounge in March 2011.

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