Lester Bangs gone 41 years now

Leslie Conway “Lester” Bangs (December 14, 1948 – April 30, 1982) The 41st anniversary of the death of rock’s greatest critic passed today, one born in Escondido and raised in El Cajon. On this day in 1982 San Diego native Lester Bangs died of overdose, leaving a huge literary legacy as a rock-and-roll journalist, critic, author, in Rolling Stone and […]

Flat Top Mountain from Thirtieth Street

[Telephoto Pro] Afteroon Light by Telephoto.pro Here’s some pics with a view of flat top mountain as seen through yesterday’s haze. I use lowercase on “flat top mountain” because I’m unsure if that’s its name. It’s just what I’ve usually called it. I’d parked the Reviewervan up the hill on 30th Street yesterday afternoon to sit in the drivers seat […]

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the pandemic and the emergence of the growler: craft beer take out.

If there is anything good about this pandemic shut down of 2020 it’s this: to-go craft beer take out.