Posts Tagged "dave fischoff"

Dave Launches FischoffMusic.com

My friend Dave just launched Fischoff Music, a site showcasing all the scoring work he’s done for film, web and television. He’s worked on an impressive range of projects – documentaries, commercials, short films. He’s got a showreel up, but also lists each project individually on the Portfolio section. Kudos to the two Justins, for their work on this project….

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Spoolwork Presents: High Pressure Days – A Spring 2010 DJ Mix

My friend Dave, aka Spoolwork (MySpace | Facebook), just completed a new mix. Entitled “High Pressure Days,” it’s full of hip hop, new wave, disco, electro and soul. Not only that, it’s available for streaming online, and also as a free download to boot! Go give it a spin… 1. Roof (DJ Ayres Remix) – Wale 2. Slippery People (Cosmic…

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Dave Fischoff’s New Remix Project: Spoolwork

Dave has started a new remix and production project called Spoolwork, and has just posted his first track this morning. From Dave: to kick things off I‚’ve put together a remix of Jens Lekman’s “I’m Leaving You Because I Don’t Love You.” The original version of the song appears on his new album Night Falls Over Kortedala. I put this…

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Alex, Linda and Johanna Visit

Alex and Linda are in town this evening, stopping in Chicago en route to a wedding in Bloomington. Justin and Dave are also travelling to Bloomington, and tonight’s stopover allowed many of us to meet Johanna for the very first time. After work, I made my way over to the Chicago Diner, a vegetarian diner on Halsted that’s not too…

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Sushi + Drinks

I wanted to be a good host today, but my body was dragging after last night. After a quick (and all too short) nap, I made plans to grab some sushi with Gretchen and Abby over at Bob San. After a long wait (it was pretty packed, as it was Saturday night and I hadn’t made reservations), we got a…

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Birthday Party – House of Blues Hotel

After an all-too-brief nap, Abby wakes me up and we head out for a bite to eat. On the way home, we stop off tobuy a crapton of booze for the party, and begin the process of loading up for the hotel. On the way out, I spotted the local ice cream truck, something that’s become theharbinger of Spring for…

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Goodbye Johnathan and Hillary

I got an invite a while ago from Johnathan and Hillary, who are moving to Philadelphia soon (Johnathan will be starting a new job, working for Fresh Air). Though I don’t know them all that well, we have many mutual friends in common and our paths have crossed a good deal. I was trying to think of a good going-away…

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Party Like a Rock Star: Monaco Hotel

Met up with Gretchen and `Dave at the Division stop, each of us with a six-pack in tow. So it begins. We get off downtown, and walk abit to the Hotel Monaco – where the room is. As a brief flashback I think this was the hotel where my friend Melissa (aka Mellzah) stayed, back when she visited in 2004….

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The Big Three Oh: Happy Birthday, Chelster!

Prior to the birthday festivities, a few of us met up at Cafe Bolero for dinner. I walked in shortly after two other women, and shortly thereafter realized we were all attending the birthday dinner. I sat down with Nicole and Megan, two DJs at WLUW that also work with Chelsea. We were soon after by Nuanda, Matt, Tracy and…

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Happy Birthday, Rhythm

Got invited out tonight by Justin andDave, who’re doing this dual-DJ thing ata place called Rhythm. I also got invitedout by Kristen and Brook, who were also planning on attending. My initial reaction (earlier in the week) was to decline, and stay in. I’ve been in hermit modefor a while now, and the idea of going out wasn’t all that…

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Prepare for Pierogi!

The group, about to head out. Chelsea is out of the frame to the left. Then it’s Gretchen, Julie, Carl, Kristen, Hillary, Justin, Will and Rob. I think Dave is off to the right of the frame. As we were driving along, we got stopped at a bridge for a passing ship. Will jumped out, and took the following pics…

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Backyard Cookout

Last week, Justin and I hung out at Pontiac for a few after-work drinks and decided we wanted to throw a party this weekend. Fast-forward through a day of errands and shopping, and this is where we’re at – Justin’s place, supplies coming out of our ears, and a whole lot of prep work to be done. The guests show…

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