Jonathan Coulton’s Career

Jonathan Coulton was born on the 1st of December 1970 in New Haven, Connecticut. He had hopes of becoming a musician from a young age, so while studying for his Bachelor of Arts degree at Yale University, he was part of several bands with fellow students, most notably the collegiate a capella group The Yale Whiffenpoofs. . After he graduated from Yale in 1993,... Continue Reading →

Jonathan Coulton’s Thing-A-Week

Between September 2005 and September 2006, singer-songwriter Jonathan Coulton produced and released one song each week, in an attempt to keep himself occupied after having quit his job as a software programmer to focus on his music career. This lead to 52 tracks released for free on his website, which he distributed onto four albums that he released... Continue Reading →

Quelaag Omelette

For this month's geeky recipe I decided to make a quail-egg omelette, based on the Chaos Witch Quelaag, a Dark Souls boss. . I have had this idea for over a year, but I had some trouble finding any quail eggs to buy. Luckily, I was finally tipped off about an exotic grocery story, where they had piles... Continue Reading →

InterRail 2010 – Part 10: Alnwick Castle

After visiting Cardiff I took the train back to England, and traveled north up to Newcastle, Northumberland. After dropping my rucksack of at a hotel, I hopped on the bus out to Alnwick Castle. I had traveled to this particular castle because this was the castle which had been used as the filming location for Hogwarts in the... Continue Reading →

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