I am available to perform for your special occasion. Whether it’s a birthday party, wedding, funeral, wake, graduation, baby shower, housewarming, grand opening, groundbreaking ceremony, Bar Mitzvah, Bat Mitzvah, baptism, parade, political rally, pep rally, homecoming dance, prom, luau, debutante ball, awards banquet, classroom lecture, senior recital, corporate function, company retreat, team-building seminar, retirement party, small press fundraiser, art auction, charity mixer, summer barbeque, wine tasting, clothing swap, food truck rally, flea market, stoop sale, donor party, frat party, Pride parade, vow renewal ceremony, prayer breakfast, ritual sacrifice, bachelor party, bachelorette party, bicentennial celebration, over-the-hill party, class reunion, family reunion, rain dance, summer barbeque, holiday fête, Sweet Sixteen, Quinceañera, X-mas party, Kwanzaa celebration, Oktoberfest, Miss Teen Autumn Leaf Festival Pageant, Battle of the Bands, Mardi Gras, Super Bowl party, National Book Critics Circle Awards ceremony, MTV Movie Awards, the Oscars, Grammy’s, Tony Awards, etc., etc., I am there for you.

Contact me via email at somanytumbleweeds AT gmail DOT com, or visit me on Twitter or Instagram.

Very occasionally, I update this blog.

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Kindred

Todd Anderson AKA DJ Book Club
Darren Angle, a deep breath
Rebecca Armstrong, dear as in to hold
Willis Arnold, a badass multimedia journalist
Mallery Avidon is a playwright
Jason Bacasa, an LA-based designer
Nat Baldwin: light bit down; glass burst into color
Steph Barnard, whom I met on the Internet at age 10
Mark Baumer works in a library
Steph Boluk & Pat LeMieux's metagames
Amaranth Borsuk's textual materiality
Blake Butler pitches our minds and bodies into oblivion
Amina Cain's language moves and settles
John Cayley lives in Special America
Heather Christle the sky the tree circumscribes
Stephen Lawrence Clark's adversarial systems
Patty Yumi Cottrell is my sister
Thom Donovan's left melancholy
Kevin McPherson Eckhoff pretends to be many things
Carl Ferrero sees you in my head
DW Gibson's oral histories
Evelyn Hampton's sonic lattices
Ian Hatcher text sound code live
Kristin Hayter: that this earthly kingdom will be burned for all to see
Jhave: & & &
Jeff T. Johnson re/vi/se
Justin Katko brought over bags full of books
Jake Kennedy is trying to think through some abstractions
Andrew Klobucar and the algorithmic impulse
Gracie Leavitt to make the going predicate
Karen Lepri soyez la bienvenue
Talan Memmott. Talan Memmott. Talan Memmott.
Nick Montfort's computational poetics
Judd Morrissey's anatomical theatres of mixed reality
Chris Novello's computer utopias
Azareen Van der Vliet Oloomi in my mind
Dominic Pettman's phanto-cartographical missives
Danniel Schoonebeek spare American gothic
Timothy Simonds's objects without history
Julie Sokolow's words flying through the air
Ed Steck, old friend
Tim Terhaar animal amanuensis vegan

Recommendations & Other Affinities

Armageddon Record Shop in Providence, RI
Babycastles Gallery: indie games in NYC
Brookvin's got great wine and poet-bartender James (read a poem :))
Caliban Book Shop & Desolation Row Records: once upon a time, I sold books and records
Clementine vegan/gluten-free bakery
Eden, a raw vegan restaurant in Pittsburgh
Healthy Artists speaks out for health care reform
Joanna Newsom is my favorite musician
The Millay Colony for the Arts, where I spent one month at peace
Mono, sublime Japanese post-rock
Neighborhood Natural Medicine's Joseph can be your wizard too
Meet me at the Park Slope Food Coop
Screws, by Nils Frahm
Sean McCann's discography
The Shala, ashtanga yoga in New York City
Small Press Distribution 4ever
suckerPUNCH for a daily dose of architecture
Tim Hecker, haunt me, haunt me do it again
Unmarried Equality fights discrimination based on marital status
Unnameable Books, dear Adam Tobin, &c.
Vacation Vinyl, my favorite record store in Los Angeles