Archive for the ‘1990’ Category


September 1990 (part 1)

May 20, 2008

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Trish breaks up with Casey.

1990 journal entry

(Length: 0:22 / Size: 409 KB / Format: mp3 128 kbps)


August 1990 (While You Were Away pt. 4)

May 4, 2008

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The Panasonic answering machine I had in L.A.

Messages from Dad, Phil, Amy, Patti, Claire, and Andy.

Music: De La Soul “Piles And Piles Of Demo Tapes Bi-Da Miles (Conley’s Decision)”
(Length: 2:21 / Size: 2.3 MB / Format: mp3 128 kbps)


August 1990 (part 5)

September 19, 2007

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Out on the scooter one night that Malathion is to be sprayed over the city; surreal; see a girl hitching for a ride outside of the Fish Grill on Beverly.

Malathion molecule

Music: Bell Biv DeVoe “Poison”
(Length: 1:16 / Size: 1.2 MB / Format: mp3 128 kbps)


August 1990 (part 4)

September 5, 2007

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Rich goes away for a week to an intensive Forum “camp”, to get over his fear of heights; he says that he’s going to cross over a rope bridge spanning a gorge; Claire is hysterical, saying that he’ll kill himself; when he comes back he’s pretty quiet about the whole thing, and I wonder what happened.

Music: Les Paul “Cookin'”
(Length: 1:06 / Size: 1.1 MB / Format: mp3 128 kbps)


August 1990 (part 3)

August 22, 2007

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Go to Naval Reserve Center to find out what I need to do for summer training; they’re going to put me on a frigate based out of Treasure Island, in San Francisco; during my physical, the doctor detects a heart condition: mitral valve prolapse; I’m told to lay off strenuous exercise.

Naval Reserve Center, Los Angeles

Music: John Delafose “Broken Hearted”
(Length: 1:47 / Size: 1.7 MB / Format: mp3 128 kbps)


August 1990 (part 2)

July 4, 2007

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Decide to get hair-cut at barbershop on Larchmont; while there I meet Huell Howser, from KCET; we get to talking and he wonders if I wouldn’t mind working with him on his next project; we exchange information, but I don’t expect anything to come of it.

Huell Howser

Music: The Couch Potato All-Stars “The Andy Griffith Show”
(Length: 1:48 / Size: 1.7 MB / Format: mp3 128 kbps)


August 1990 (part 1)

June 27, 2007

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August 2: Iraq invades Kuwait; I’m following the news constantly on KCRW; Case is put on alert and sent to Norfolk, where he spends his time digging ditches; while there, he meets a stripper.

Iraq invades Kuwait

Music: Motley Crue “Dr. Feelgood”
(Length: 2:56 / Size: 2.8 MB / Format: mp3 128 kbps)