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TOAST < YOU < STAPLEGUN: Mtx forever forever, cover "revealed" (art by Appelgren), remastered "More Than Toast" with video by Maddy and her littlest pet shop, "audible Valentine" flexi card, new shirt... plus the War on Chronological Order, Yesterday Rules turns 16, Ronald McDonald, Love Is Dead club, Millbrae Calling, the Clash does Springsteen, Romance Writers of America Implosion redux, Roger Scruton, Christopher Tolkien, Neil Peart, and the birth of Venus... plus in addition news, updates, girls girls girls...  it's the Dr Frank Weakly Reader for 01.17.2020!  New post on Medium.… more
4 days ago
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The Mr T Experience - "More than Toast".  It is relevant, because it's my band. Unfortunately no further information is available, except for:  video on YouTube. "Minor secrets" here. Songs for Odin playlist here. More video of this ilk may be found on my YouTube channel.… more
5 days ago
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Behold the Mtx forever front cover. Art by Chris Appelgren if you can't tell. Release date is 03.13.2020. Details here. And here's a Brooklyn Vegan write-up including a streamed track.… more
6 days ago
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Revisit the Love Is Dead Club if you like or dare...  The post is on Medium.… more
7 days ago
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Still don't know how not to be a wreck... Ennui, misanthropy, Weltschmerz, and anomie, Spotify (and the latest release that wasn't), Scharpling & Wurster, an Italian wedding, Hayek for dummies, a magazine cover, our man Klode, bons mots, cops gotta cop, Spotify gotta spotify, Second Christmas and bringing out the Country Twangin' Micro Jammer, Odin, Buck Henry, Elizabeth Wurtzel, a very special don't look back in anger, plus MTX-capades, news, updates, scandalous and depraved images...  Read all about it in the Dr Frank Weakly Reader! Mtx forever and all that.  New post on Medium.… more
Jan 10, 2020
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When Cops Lie… …about people trying to run them over: two cases of attempted vehicular homicide that simply didn’t happen.  New post on Medium.… more
Jan 9, 2020
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Dr Frank - "I Don't Need You Now" live in Bergamo, Italy, June 2006. Video on YouTube. "Minor secrets" here. Songs for Odin playlist here. More video of this ilk may be found on my YouTube channel.… more
Jan 8, 2020
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Go ahead, Spotify, stab yourself repeatedly and make it count.  This, from May 2018, is one of the most-read (though I'd hesitate to say most "popular") posts on my Medium account. R Kelly aside, my distaste for soft-censorship and socio-therapeutic manipulation of "content" remains (across the board, not just on Spotify, which, as I state, is irrelevant to me personally and "professionally.") The digital revolution should mean more complete libraries, rather than less. But less is what we get, somehow. Post on Medium.… more
Jan 7, 2020
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