Submissions Tagged 'rock_star'

For a small-town Arizona boy recently moved to Hollywood, getting a job at Tower Records on Sunset Boulevard was hitting the big time.

I'm totally dating myself by telling you I worked in the cassette section of the store. On one very slow night, I was working with another employee behind the counter when one of the most beautiful women I'd ever seen walked in, accompanied by a man. I nudged my cohort: "Did you see that chick?" He was equally amazed by her hotness. As we drooled over our momentary obsession, she turned and walked over to the Read more

At a party on the deck of my flat, I was talking with a Japanese woman who mentioned she was in a band. “Really? Which band?” I asked. “Buffalo Daughter,” she said.

Freaking out that I was talking to Sugar, I impolitely pointed at her and stuttered, "You're...you're...you're the lead guitarist, right?!" It was then that I smothered her with praise, telling her how much I admired the fact that they didn’t work off the cutesy, kitschy angle typical of the female Japanese bands allowed an audience in the U.S., but instead focused on rockin’ out.

Having just Read more

 
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