The Fireside Bowl

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This feature-length documentary digs into the gritty history of The Fireside Bowl, an infamous all-ages venue in Chicago, to shed some light on how digital technology has affected music communities. Between 1994-2004, this bowling alley provided an outlet for thousands of bands to perform; Meanwhile, mp3 technology paved the way for file-sharing and the iPod era, forever altering the way we interact, communicate, & learn about art. If you’re interested in learning more about this project, please email me.

[This is a rough offline cut — ie. low-rez rips, no color transfer, no lower thirds, etc.]




An Evening of Extraordinary Circumstance

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This concert film documents the 10-year anniversary of The Lawrence Arms, one of the midwest's most celebrated punk bands. Recorded live at The Metro, a legendary venue in their hometown of Chicago, this rowdy two-hour set drew fans from four continents. An Evening of Extraordinary Circumstance peaked into’s top 20 best-selling music video & concert dvds upon its release by iconic punk label Fat Wreck Chords on June 5, 2012, and has since remained one of’s top 10 most popular dvds of all time.