is a veteran journalist, writer, commentator, entrepreneur and musician. He co-founded @NY
in 1995 with Tom Watson
, the first publication to chronicle Silicon Alley
, and is now the author of the Astounding Trickster!
blog, and the host of the popular American roots music podcast, Down in the Flood.
In high school he co-produced "The Floating Angus," an independent film dealing with monkeys in the wild, which has since been lost. He teaches journalism at Hunter College in New York City.