A tour with no name (recap)
This entries purpose is more so a memory capsule for me than an entertaining read for others. I just got back into Sacramento to see my girl friend and figured if I’m going to jot things down, might as well do it while they’re fresh. It’s not all the time that you get to tour with your best friends (A lot like birds) or that you get you also link up with a new band of musicians with whom you...
Kurt Travis steals Mikey’s two dollar dare at little Caesar’s in Portland.
It’s human nature to bond over experiences shrouded in stress, joy, or hardship. Last summer on tour with a lot like birds, we bonded over 110 degree heat in Arizona. A Show in a muggy basement with no AC at which I almost puked screaming an exhausted final chorus to our song “these streets are alive.” This tour is the exact opposite. As we stopped for gas at 5am in Yreka, CA....
I got into a screaming match with a cow. No joke.
http://lightbox.time.com/2011/12/31/lightbox-365-a-year-in-photographs/?iid=lb-late1#365 Reading these stories and seeing these mostly graphic images really makes you appreciate where we live and how simple and amazing our lives are. Perspective, once again reminded and challenged. As I look back at my 2011, all I am reminded of is this: I have an amazing life. I have numerous friends, many of...