The Magnetic fields, in addition to being indie legends, are headed by openly gay songwriter Steve Merritt.
Merritt has used the Magnetic Fields as a framework for his many musical ventures – albums slide between folky accustic love songs to moody, brutal, noisy… love songs.
It’s pretty much always about heart break or ending the status quo – 2 things I appreciate.
I was going to try and write something positive and uplifting on this sunny Wednesday, but man, I’ve ended up listening to MF for the last 20 minutes and now i’m kind of ruined emotionally and creatively.
Dot Reid is the owner of Refuge For Men, a headline making barbershop which gives men sanctuary from the bad haircut chain salon right near VCU campus. When you think of barbershops, you think of an older time of spinning candy-cane decor and tall shaving chairs. Women’s hair salons have dominated the market for so [...]