My friend Gavin Russom (Black Meteoric Star) is an electronic music master. He travels constantly, but we always manage to check in with each other when we are in each others cities. I’ve got to check out his favorite restaurant the next time I’m in New York – El Malecon.

Gavin Russom

Check out this new track – Touch – with the fabulous Viva Ruiz, together known as The Crystal Ark.

Viva Ruiz & Gavin Russom

Gavin answers my foodie questionnaire here:

What is your favorite dessert?

Sanchis Mira Turron Jijona Style with Edam Cheese


What restaurant would you call your home?

El Malecon, 175th and Broadway NYC


What is the strangest or most inspiring thing you’ve ever eaten?

Ha Jook (sp?) Hawaiian Chinese Style Ox Tail soup (both strange and inspiring and fucking delicious)


What was your favorite cereal as a kid?

Honey Nut Cheerios


What is your favorite food to pig out on after the club?

Cheeseburger, preferably from room service