Author Archives: rebecca

It’s not a 311 call

Dan Sinker is asking folks to fill out this very brief questionnaire to map songs ice cream trucks play as they trawl neighborhoods. Dan lives in Chicago, where I used to reside. In my neighborhood, in the warm weather, the … Continue reading

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I promise it won’t be another ten years before a record comes out. If you are here reading this, you might be relieved to hear that. The last three months have been a time of reflection and thinking about direction. … Continue reading

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I signed the Cyclofemme pledge. How about you?

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Love this

It’s rare I get to see the moment where someone is so excited about my, and our, work. Thank you to P.I.C.A. for providing the venue, sending along the documentation of this moment and for organizing the event. Happy to … Continue reading

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George “Shadow” Morton

Leave it to George “Shadow” Morton to make his big move to that Brill Building in the sky on Valentine’s Day. The sir of love as in L-U-V “When I Say I’m in Love you Best Believe I Mean I’m … Continue reading

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Nice ups

Thank you Francis! RT @Francis_Lam “& & & by @rebeccagates is officially my favorite song of 2012. This is serious. I thought about it for 25 days.”

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airport chapel

I’m working on a project (a couple actually) that required me to dig out old album notebooks. Each volume is about 2″ thick, full of sketches, photos, lyrics, inspirations, writing notes, recording and mixing notes, etc. Here are two snaps … Continue reading

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I agree with the Speedo.

  Rob Delaney (pictured here) on why he’s voting Obama and not third party this election. I’ve enjoyed, and they have been illuminating and interesting, more conversations about not voting than I’m comfortable with. Not me not voting, but others. … Continue reading

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#SANDY links

Here’s a brief list of what seem to be active and effective links to aid, announce and navigate the aftereffects of the hurricane. I don’t enable comments here, but will add suggestions if they arrive @rebeccagates or Thanks EVERYWHERE: … Continue reading

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The Athletic + photos by Ethan

My friend (and I am lucky to call him that) Jeremy Dunn is a force, a lanky, goofy, intelligent, inquisitive and embracing force. I first learned about him through his magazine and blog Embrocation Cycling. His latest endeavour, aside from … Continue reading

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