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Alex DiBlasi

Alex DiBlasi is a writer and musician based out of Philadelphia. As a journalist, he has contributed articles for the Queens Courier, Long Island City magazine, and the American Music Review. As an academic, he has written about Frank Zappa, The Monkees, The Kinks, and the cinema of the Czech New Wave. He also previously taught Literature at St. John’s University in Queens. His first book, an anthology of scholarly essays from all over the world on Geek Rock, co-edited with Dr. Victoria Willis, will be released later this year by Scarecrow Press. Alex spent most of 2013 on the road with his partner Alexa Altman, visiting each of the Lower 48 states as the basis for a book. Aside from his work in the arts, Alex also works with the Manhattan-based Sikh Coalition as an advocate for religious freedom.

Posts by Alex DiBlasi:

Benares – The Place For All Regional Indian Cuisines, Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

Marco Polo: Fine Italian Dining In Carroll Gardens, Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

The Rolling Stones Rock & Roll Circus: The Main Event, Tuesday, December 25th, 2012

The Rolling Stones Rock & Roll Circus:
The Opening Acts under the Big Top
, Monday, December 24th, 2012

PizzArte Raises Pizza to an Art Form, Thursday, December 20th, 2012

Woman Around Town: E. Faye Butler – Pulling No Punches
In Arena Stage’s Pullman Porter Blues
, Thursday, December 6th, 2012

Woman Around Town: Emily Chisholm – Leaving Seattle To Ride a Train and Play the Harmonica at Arena Stage, Thursday, November 29th, 2012

The Silver Linings Playbook – Trying to Save A Marriage, Friday, November 16th, 2012