I feel it’s important to keep the pacing crew for your friends positive and up beat before they help your friends run an ultra. #ultramarathon #whatarefriendsfor #runmoretweetless

I feel it’s important to keep the pacing crew for your friends positive and up beat before they help your friends run an ultra. #ultramarathon #whatarefriendsfor #runmoretweetless

Now Playing - TAD “God’s Balls” #vinyl #vinyljunkie #subpop #newtomycollection Found this copy of a classic down in Portland. Only slightly bummed that the previous owner wrote her name on the labels.

Now Playing - TAD “God’s Balls” #vinyl #vinyljunkie #subpop #newtomycollection Found this copy of a classic down in Portland. Only slightly bummed that the previous owner wrote her name on the labels.

Now Playing - Black Flag “TV Party” #vinyl #vinyljunkie #tvjunkie

Now Playing - Black Flag “TV Party” #vinyl #vinyljunkie #tvjunkie

Girl Talk put on a pretty amazing show. Hard to capture the fun in a picture.  (at Musicfest NW)

Girl Talk put on a pretty amazing show. Hard to capture the fun in a picture. (at Musicfest NW)

Run the Jewels aka Killer Mile and El-P know how to win this crowd over. Thunderous bass, pure and simple R-A-P and a DJ raised in Oregon. And throwing a lit joint into the front row didn’t seem to hurt.  (at Musicfest NW)

Run the Jewels aka Killer Mile and El-P know how to win this crowd over. Thunderous bass, pure and simple R-A-P and a DJ raised in Oregon. And throwing a lit joint into the front row didn’t seem to hurt. (at Musicfest NW)

Future Islands didn’t disappoint! (at Musicfest NW)

Future Islands didn’t disappoint! (at Musicfest NW)

I should have known I was in for something special when I saw 4 drum kits on stage. Mind completely blown by Man Man!!! (at Musicfest NW)

I should have known I was in for something special when I saw 4 drum kits on stage. Mind completely blown by Man Man!!! (at Musicfest NW)

In addition to absolutely slaughtering the audience with his blistering funk, thrash, psychedelic six string bass riffs, Stephen “Thundercat” Bruner knows how to rock the red patent leather shoes!! #funk #rock #jazz #livemusic (at Musicfest Northwest)

In addition to absolutely slaughtering the audience with his blistering funk, thrash, psychedelic six string bass riffs, Stephen “Thundercat” Bruner knows how to rock the red patent leather shoes!! #funk #rock #jazz #livemusic (at Musicfest Northwest)

Thundercat rocking the six string bass at Musicfest Northwest (at Tom McCall Waterfront Park)

Thundercat rocking the six string bass at Musicfest Northwest (at Tom McCall Waterfront Park)

Scenes from my hike. Scrambling around the rocky drained lake bed of Cle Elum lake. The rains started a couple minutes later and I was a mile and a half out from where I’d started. Got soaked, but that’s what I’d expected. #runmoretweetless  (at Lake Cle Elum)

Scenes from my hike. Scrambling around the rocky drained lake bed of Cle Elum lake. The rains started a couple minutes later and I was a mile and a half out from where I’d started. Got soaked, but that’s what I’d expected. #runmoretweetless (at Lake Cle Elum)