Archive for the 'RIP' Category

Farewell Ze Frank… Oh Hello! Oh Damn!

March 23, 2007

On the final day of The Show with Ze Frank, I heard of The Show with Ze Frank.

What a sad state of sadness. Now I’ve watched almost all of the episodes over the last 6 days and it makes me wish I’d been there as it happened.

Oh Sad.

If you’re like me or, rather you as me 6 days ago and this is the first you’ve heard of The Show with Ze Frank there is a nice summation of the fun we missed out on out today at Slate Magazine


The Sound of Muscles Woke Me Up

September 24, 2006

Last night I awoke to the sound of muscles. It was the Utata Bug again. It looked just like it does above, only not in a field. It was right in my room. Posing. Standing next to my chair. Looking at me while I slept. Making muscle sounds. I had no idea what to do. I closed my eyes. Then opened them.

Still there. Still posing and flexing. And grinning. I reached under my pillow and quietly unsnapped the snap on the sheath of the hunting knife that sleeps under my pillow. Read the rest of this entry »

Hughes 4 Proof

April 11, 2006


Note In Music by Langston Hughes, 1940

Life is for the living. Death is for the dead.
Let life be like music. And death a note unsaid.

RIP Deshaun Holton aka Big Proof

This is a shit day.

Updated: Proof Shot In Detroit

April 11, 2006



Absolutely horrible news from Detroit this morning. Deshaun Holton : Proof of D12, who recently released his album "Searching For Jerry Garcia" has died.

AT approx 4:30Am April 11 at the Triple C Club on 8-Mile in Detroit, shots were fired and at least 2 people were hit. Among them Proof. The 2nd victim has not yet been identified.

Anyone with information on the shootings is asked to call Detroit Police at 313-596-2260.

7 UPDATE: Interscope Records statement: Bizarre not involved.

Radio Interview with Proof QT stream

6 UPDATE: Local News Website has a few details

5 UPDATE: This Guy Is Rightabout Proof

4 UPDATE: Bizarre may have been shot as well.

3 UPDATE: Initial report from

Interview with Proof &

1 UPDATE: more in depth details. Unfortunately stirs the "rap wars" bullshit. But has details as well.