Archive by Author

Holy Shito

IMG_2586_1500

At Atticus Market, P&M Market or the Wooster Square Farmers’ Market, you might come across a selection of jars shouting a colorful message: “Oh Shito!” …

Read More 0 Comments

Mixing and A-Mingling

shutterstock_121218244_2100

A nontraditional playlist, for a nontraditional Christmas: …

Read More 0 Comments

Outside Tracks

IMG-9150_2100aii_black

Long ago, the New Haven colony had outposts down the coast, as far away as what we now call Philadelphia. Today, New Haven’s diaspora goes in all directions, including…

Read More 0 Comments

Heaven Can Wait

IMG_6770_2100aiii

What happens to a dream deferred? In the case of The Devil’s Diet, which identifies as a dessert bar but goes well beyond that, it returns…

Read More 0 Comments

Record Players

IMG_0864_2100aiii

Round, grooved slabs with punchy inner labels and some heft to them. Hundreds of parallel lines forming bar codes of color on shelves or in crates. Rich, warm sound with crackles and pops of character spreading across the room. …

Read More 0 Comments

’Borne and Raised

_DSC3399_2100

The first notes of Airborne Charlie’s eponymous debut album, out today, materialize like raindrops on water, delicate and rippling. …

Read More 0 Comments

Hotheaded

IMG_1354_2100aiii

Dave Bonet doesn’t speak like an angry person, but perhaps that’s because he lets his sauce do the talking. …

Read More 0 Comments

Sub Hero

img_8886_1000biii

A cartoon pig, blinged out and blazed up, gazes out from below the counter inside the new…

Read More 0 Comments

Twist of Plate

IMG_8958_1800ciii

While arepas aren’t new to New Haven—High Street’s Rubamba and its ¡Ay Arepa! cart have been the vanguard—newcomer SOMOS specializes in the Venezuelan style. …

Read More 0 Comments

A Call to Farms

IMG_1044_1800bi

Six months ago, CitySeed farmers’ market regular Waldingfield Farm, located in Washington, Connecticut, had neither the resources nor the demand to run its own farm stand. Now, months into the COVID-19 pandemic, Waldingfield boasts…

Read More 0 Comments