Stark Insider Feature
BY | 02.25.15
Loni Stark

Watch Mat Kearney talk about his fifth studio album, ‘Just Kids’. Plus, concert highlights from Live in the Vineyard featuring “Ships in the Night” and a stripped down version of “Just Kids”.

Clowns gone wrong
BY | 02.27.15
Cy Ashley Webb

Dystopic though it may be, there’s forward energy here, if only out of the struggle for more lines, and the rights to those lines.

Stark Insider
BY | 02.24.15

The day has finally arrived. And it’s called “Pebble Time.” After a much-hyped and significantly marketed countdown, the smartwatch maker that could, Pebble, announced today a Kickstarter campaign to fund a new model featuring a color e-paper display. No, this is not 1992. Up until now the Palo Alto-based start-up produced smartwatches, both the original and fancier […]

Look out Mick!
BY | 02.24.15

Schiff’s intense concentration in the slow beginning – not ponderous, but deliberate, taking time to deliver the maximal impact of every note – provided the perfect contrast for the technically complex, bombast section that followed.

California Wine
BY | 02.23.15

Photo recap of Premiere Napa Valley, including barrel tasting, lunch at the Culinary Institute of America, and a record-setting wine auction that raised $6 million for non-profit Napa Valley Vintners.

SILICON VALLEY
Wearables
BY | 02.18.15
Clinton Stark

My wife wants an Apple Watch. She’s an unapologetic laggard. Is that reason enough to say that Apple understands wearables better than anyone?

STARKIN WINE
Napa News
BY | 02.22.15

Annual Premiere Napa Valley wine auction again breaks record. $6 million raised, with top lot Brand Napa Valley going for $115,000, or about $1,900 per bottle.

STARK INSIDER TV
Treebones: A Yurt, a Nest, and Endless Views of the Pacific Ocean (Video)

My attempt to go off the grid at Treebones resort in Big Sur, California. No wi-fi, no problem. Postcards work!

CULTURE
BY | 02.16.15
Cy Ashley Webb

Above all, you wonder ‘Who are these two to each other?’ Is this really the time to be arguing about redoing the living room? You never question why your attention is fixed like a laser on these really disagreeable people.

STARK INSIDER TV
Stark Insider is Motorin’ (5 Years, 500 videos)

The creative aspect of running a new media venture such as SI and producing videos has been a challenging, frustrating, rewarding, unpredictable, mile-burning, thankful, inspiring endeavor.

STARK INSIDER TV
Stark Insider TV: Actor Jonathan Jackson and Enation talk Radio Cinematic, creative process (Video)

Actor-musician and Enation lead singer Jonathan Jackson opens up about his influences (U2, Peter Gabriel), story-telling through song-writing and music videos, and how acting helps his music career. Stark Insider interview from Live in the Vineyard.

STARK INSIDER TV
Wrong’s What I Do Best (Video)

“These sincerely deluded, tragicomic figures inhabited characters of their own making, to personal peril and kindling for public legend.”