Chris Sims

Author's details

Name: Chris Sims
Date registered: September 9, 2011
URL: http://en.gravatar.com/chrissimsnc

Biography

Chris Sims is an archaeologist, home brewer, and photographer. He's currently working toward a Masters in archaeology at University of Louisville and works with the Sustainability Council. He likes massive riffage, crunchy bass, and crushing doom. He moved to Louisville from Oregon in late 2009, and enjoys life in the Highlands, where you're likely to see him riding his bicycle around.

Latest posts

  1. Whistle Peak Soundtracks Kentucky Derby Museum Exhibit — October 28, 2014
  2. NORMA JEAN @ Diamond Pub Concert Hall – 8/1 — July 30, 2014
  3. Young Widows “Easy Pain” Album Review — May 26, 2014
  4. Anagnorisis, Great Floods, Order of Leviathan, All Dead, KDC – 3/6 @ Haymarket Whisky Bar — March 3, 2014
  5. Have a Backseat Christmas, Y’all! — December 25, 2013

Most commented posts

  1. ALBUM DEBUT + Show Announcement: KALEIDICO “Free Falling Waltz” — 18 comments
  2. Sea Hero at Hilltop Tavern (for “Beards of Prey” visual art show) – 8/25 — 5 comments
  3. Permanent Night Debuts Demo + show w/ SPINE, Liars Parade, and Stabler @ Nelligan Hall 10/21 — 5 comments
  4. BLACK METAL INVADES LOUISVILLE: Anagnorisis & more @ Diamond Pub 5/27 — 4 comments
  5. INTERVIEW: Pelican — 4 comments

Author's posts listings

Whistle Peak Soundtracks Kentucky Derby Museum Exhibit

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There’s no arguing that Whistle Peak is one of Louisville’s most accomplished, and most underrated bands. Back in April, Whistle Peak added something unique to their stable, as band members David Boston and Billy Petot crafted eight instrumental tracks to soundtrack the “Horse Play” exhibit at the Kentucky Derby Museum. This exhibit runs through December …

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Permanent link to this article: http://backseatsandbar.com/2014/10/28/whistle-peak-soundtracks-kentucky-derby-museum-exhibit/

NORMA JEAN @ Diamond Pub Concert Hall – 8/1

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It was some time in the early aughts when I was walking with a buddy of mine to our cars in a school parking lot in rural North Carolina. He told me to wait up and handed me a CD case with a statue of a cherub or something on the album cover. “Bless the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://backseatsandbar.com/2014/07/30/norma-jean-diamond-pub-concert-hall-81/

Young Widows “Easy Pain” Album Review

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I’ve sat on this album review for an impolite amount of time. This album – more accurately, my reaction to this album – has been weighing heavily on my mind for a while. The amazing folks at Temporary Residence and Evan Patterson himself were kind enough to send me an advance copy to stew on …

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Permanent link to this article: http://backseatsandbar.com/2014/05/26/young-widows-easy-pain-album-review/

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