This is how it started. Lot’s of hugging and screaming.
I did a lot of commuting to my stupid job.
Jesse broke his foot/ankle after manhandling ABC No Rio’s floor. Tiger Flowers still played their next show 2 days later.
Eston joined Salo.
My cousin and her beautiful boy
Mick and Nondor made a record. MNDLSBLSTNG
Geryon finally played a show.
I finally saw Psychic Limb.
I did this on St. Patrick’s Day.
Aleaha got her first car.
Dysrhythmia played a ton of shows, including in New Jersey.
My brother dresses nice.
I saw Villains.
I saw Negative Plane on the same night.
Nondor played with Hai Nguygen Dhin early in the afternoon. It ruled! One of the best improv sets of 2012.
I went to Ian Mackaye’s 50th Birthday party and ate my ass off. A total privilege.
Meek is Murder played 10 blocks from my apartment, IN JERSEY!
I finally saw Franke Vogl play music. This is Watertowers.
Jocelyn had an awesome birthday party. LOOK & LEARN.
We hung out with Moxie and Viva.
Stern played one of my favorite shows ever. Totally broke my heart.
I restarted a series. Hung out with Karlynn.
Iron Maiden parking lot: sun protection before seeing the gods!
The hottest show of the year: Death to All. A great tribute to Chuck & sweated my ass off.
I had my life changed by some girls who play music and took pictures at my first Rock Camp for Girls. Jean fucking Grae!
I hung out with Kim Kelly in brutal Bedstuy.
I hung out with Zeena.
I hung out with fellow photog Carrie Whitney.
I saw Occultation.
I ate Grimaldi’s for the first time.
I hung out with the ever-gorgeous Noa.
I shot a bunch of weddings in northern New Jersey.
Vilipend released ‘Inamorata’ & played Lit
I finally took a scary picture of Dean.
My favorite and probably the only rappers I saw in 2012: Talibam
Marc Edwards kicked this year’s ass!
Hung out with the fam in seaside.
Primordial returned to the states! I hit my record with a 3 day bangover.
Cellular Chaos played a lot of great shows, including this one at Death by Audio
Adriane made a lot of awesome things, including these patches.
Andromorphus Rexalia played a really late set, sans Paolo :(.
I hung out in the woods before dinner.
I hung out with Sam Marble!
My buddies. I skipped NJ Deathfest to hang out with these lovely ladies.
The calm before the storm: Rob dressed up as Danzig. I peed myself.
Judith Berkson made an opera! Despite hurricane many setback from Hurricane Sandy, Judith made it happen. Congrats!
BarrSheaDahl played The Stone.
I shot Hunters for Village Voice.
I was finally able to go see one of Gutter’s Toys for Tots show. My buddies in Gyre played.
This is my family. My aunt Nancy, my brother, my mom & my dad
Found my new favorite hardcore band: I Am Heresy.
Jesse bumped his head.
Chirag got a tattoo.