February 23, 2004

this song is for brennan. not really because i wrote it with him in mind, but more because it's short. under 3 minutes short.

the song is called escondido

i really do need to go to california. i keep wanting to put californian names in songs.

i gave in this time. but at least it's short ;-)

February 21, 2004

the plan.. well, i don't know about inappropriate punctuation, but a song has been hatched out of the day that allowed me to sit on the porch and play guitar...

back when i was in "five foot fungus", i wanted to call the band "quicksandbox". failing that, it would be the name of our album... or something.

it's been awhile, and the idea has faded a bit, but today it got converted, finally, into a song

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bowman straight dispelling confine regard rhombohedral billionth bursty
reflexive injun glycerol joyride betatron eumenides carthaginian inhale
nausea noisemake catv eyesore idiomatic interject aitken douse label
echinoderm lawman burro echelon tapestry fluent leech camelot bullet
holmdel allure ballard gerhardt craggy miterwort dossier mire anchoritism
bombard map phosphate conifer tinder cofactor rarefy locknut scary grease
baneberry

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ah yes, this time it is one Mr. Victor Friedman that has bestowed upon us a list of spam poetry words. and i feel haiku.

dispelling regard
euminides' cofactor
labels burro mire


rhombohedral leech
craggy miterwort allure
inhale glycerol!


if you've got nothing better to do, write some of your own.

it makes me happy when it's nice enough to play guitar outside.

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i got my ticket to bonnaroo
unfortunately, the lower priced initial sale tickets were gone in an hour.
total attendance last year was 80,000 or something.

the plan; today;' is to *WORK on new songs( with inapp^ropriate punctuatio!n

February 18, 2004

The Onion | What Do You Think?: "So a future in which I can clone myself, hunt myself down for sport, and then claim it wasn't murder because it was only me that I killed is just around the corner?'"

February 14, 2004

um, nothing.

February 12, 2004

So, in the fine tradition of naming songs for canadian provinces: ontario

Just got British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Quebec to go, and that's if territories don't count.

Then I can start on States... and ... hmm. This is going to take a lot of time. Maybe I'll stop here.

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In unrelated news, I wonder why I EVER eat fast food. I made baked salmon with dill and rosemary and ginger garlic sauteed green beans in oh, 15 minutes the other day. I need to cook more often.

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Happy birthday to my sister. It was officially yesterday but only because I got around to writing this at 2:40 in the morning.

and finally, i looked at this: _/"\_ a few days ago and decided it might very well be naughty.

so there you go.



February 06, 2004

OK. As some of you may know from visits to college perk, I've got a CD called Canadian Love Council that I'm selling for $6.

I really have no other distribution right now, but if you want one, e-mail me dsz@danzimmerman.com and I'll see what we can do.

It's got 11 songs, some overlap with demo # n, but it's been tweaked a bit to hang together better as an album. It has a new version of sPook on it too. I still want to keep stuff up online, it's just that some people expressed interest in buying a disc. So there you go.

Pafffff.

My birthday is on Sunday. Give me presents!

I'll be old.

Good then.

_/"\_

February 02, 2004

full length CD?

hmm. would be nice.

need to do some work on some songs.

spook has been rerecorded.

stay tuned.