Movies and Music


Here’s 15 of my favorite films (this list changes all the time): 

  1. The Mirror (Tarkovsky, 1975)
  2. The King of Comedy  (Scorsese, 1983)
  3. It’s a Wonderful Life  (Capra, 1946)
  4. Nights of Cabiria (Fellini, 1957)
  5. Jules and Jim (Truffaut, 1962)
  6. Written on the Wind  (Sirk, 1956)
  7. The Umbrellas of Cherbourg  (Demy, 1964)
  8. Casablanca (Curtiz, 1942)
  9. Floating Weeds  (Ozu, 1959)
  10. The Bicycle Thieves  (De Sica, 1948)
  11. The Last Picture Show  (Bogdanovich, 1971)
  12. Poetry (Chang-Dong, 2010)
  13. Fanny and Alexander (Bergman, 1982)
  14. Brief Encounter (Lean, 1945)
  15. Chinatown  (Polanski, 1974)

To check out what I’ve been watching lately, click Here and Here 


I’m an avid hardcore punk fan – I started an instagram dedicated to my love of this music, which also incorporates my love of making lists. I’m currently working through my top 100 hardcore records of the 1980s. Here’s my top ten hardcore Lps from the 1980s.

  1. Bad Brains, Rock for Light 
  2. Articles of Faith, Give Thanks
  3. Uniform Choice, Screaming for a Change
  4. Flux of Pink Indians, Strive to Survive Causing the Least Amount of Suffering Possible
  5. Big Boys, No Matter How Long the Line is at the Cafeteria, There’s Always a Seat!
  6. Poison Idea, Kings of Punk
  7. Gorilla Biscuits, Start Today
  8. Moving Targets, Burning in Water
  9. Really Red, Teaching You the Fear
  10. Dag Nasty, Can I Say

More of these lists in due time! If you’re in the Boston area and looking for punk and hardcore shows to attend, click Here