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February in Paris

My round up of sights and sounds from the past month in Paris. *^A pretty private street I found tucked away behind the Eiffel Tower^* Music Everything I’ve heard from the 79.5 so far has been perfection, so I’m very much looking forward to their full album Predictions due out later this year on Big […]

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Los Angeles June 2016

After visiting NYC in June last year, I bopped back to the West Coast and enjoyed a couple of weeks hustling and catching up with friends in LA. Here are some photos from that time .. Enjoy! *After staying at Shutters on the Beach back in 2014, having lunch with Michael Sheehy there has become […]

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Soul Clap in Paris

Back in October I had the pleasure of kicking it with the Soul Clap guys, Eli and Charles, in Paris on the day of the release of their self-titled album Soul Clap. We chopped it up about the album’s recording sessions down at George Clinton’s studio in Florida, favourite French records and artists like Daft Punk […]

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Character Sketch : Hotel Costes (Just a Happy Camper)

* Slicked back hair looking like Patrick Bateman from American Psycho, smoking a cigarette and drinking a glass of champagne at 4pm on a Wednesday afternoon at the Hotel Costes. Baby blue-grey shirt just undone, sunglasses tucked in the neckline, and a navy blazer with red handkerchief at the heart side. Legs stretched out and […]

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Frybros Photography Summer 2016

The late-June heat was starting to pick up and I was listening to “Ecstasy” by the Ohio Players on repeat. Staying with my dear friend Teru in Mid City, whom I miss now. Afternoon wine hazes and regular trips over to Delicious Pizza. I can still smell the 7Eleven across the street. It was a […]

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A Family Affair

It was my last day in LA and such a perfect way to end my stay. I first met Jansport J in the summer of 2012 when he played DVTV (back when we used to party on the roof) and have been a fan of his music and vibe ever since. Needless to say, I […]

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Real Talk with Jansport J & Fatlip

When we filmed the Jansport J interview In the Court of the Covina King at Delicious Vinyl HQ in July, I was lucky enough to grab some time with Fatlip to chat with him and ‘Sport for Wax Poetics about music-making, clearing expectations during the creative process, and the early days of Pharcyde … Enjoy! Biggups again to […]

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In the Court of the Covina King

Back in July I caught up with my friend Jansport J for Wax Poetics at the Delicious Vinyl headquarters on Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles. At the time of the interview ‘Sport was deep in the creative process, the “wilderness” as he coins it, of producing p h a r a o h : his raw, 27-tracks […]

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Character Sketch : Hotel Grand Amour (This Is It)

The people-watching in Paris is on-point. Seeing characters in real life and imagining their stories is one of my favourite things to do. Here is a short piece I wrote about one character who caught my eye at the Hotel Grand Amour one exceptionally chilly evening last week … * * His style reminded me […]

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Moving to Paris

I’ve long been a bit of a gypsy, and on August 30th, 2016, I followed my little life-long dream of moving to Paris for one year. I’m now four months in and feeling just about settled. After staying in a string of Airbnb spots and sublets, I moved into my own dreamy studio in Montmartre […]