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DAY2: inamorati by e.l.m.s.

Alas, it’s Day 2 of recording and time to do the vocals. May starts the session off by tracking her verse. In downtime, we doodle a bit on Eamonn’s studio instruments. I try my hand at brushes and a snare drum covered with a tshirt. …May at the drum kit. Suzi perches on a stool… Read more »

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Shannon Cloud Cult’s Violin

‘It’s old and French and I love it to death.’ ~Shannon Cloud Cult on her violin.

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Duty Now For the Future!

If you thought McCain won the debate yesterday I have news for you. You’re NUTS! Check it out, DEVO’s gone back to their hometown of Akron, OH, to give back to the community — by promoting Obama. So they’re geeky artrockers and patriotic too. Dreamyness. DEVO … sprang from Akron in the 1970s at a… Read more »

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SPX Convention in Bethesda, MD

The Small Press Expo was fantastically cool. Lots of punk, subversive text and graphics, and a lot of people wearing black. Of course, then I walked in carrying a Starbucks cup with its glowing green straw :O The whole graphic novel and comics scene is kind of foreign to me, but the self-publishing, DIY zine,… Read more »

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Ok stop it already.

Stop talking about Crafty Bastards… u annoying biatch – jeesh. but it’s this SUNDAY!!! 10am-5pm Marie Reed Learning Center, Adams Morgan. They’re expecting 25,000 to come thru this year, as opposed to 20,000 last year. Statehood will be playing. Who will man my booth then? Em will not be around Good thing I got some… Read more »

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Crafty Bastards & Obama the Rockstar

Crafty Bastards is coming back around! SAVE THE DATE: Sunday, Sept. 28. I can’t contain my excitement! But it also brings back memories of the June festival when Tina Seamonster and I were trying to crash blog all the vendor Q&As in time for the festival. This time around we have some funny questions and… Read more »

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my name is emily hsu…

…and i was the victim of a bangs butchery. i found this salon couple weeks ago called Bang Salon. it was on the Internetss. i liked it a lot on the whole and i’d definitely go back. i’m just still lamenting the precious inch of my bangs that are still lost in some salon dumpster,… Read more »

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mousybabe goes to the Caribbean \m/

Sven and I trekked to Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic last week. We caught up on quite a bit of chill-axing, swimming, sweating in the sauna, eating and then some more chill-axing (actually I had to explain to him what ‘chill-ax’ means…sigh, europeans). But like most things in life, it was back to the… Read more »

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imoM at 1460 Wall Mountables Gallery

Last Friday was the opening night of the DC Arts Center’s 1460 Wall Mountables gallery event. This is an annual tradition where the gallery’s walls are divided into 2’x2′ spaces and it’s a free-for-all for local artists to come in and claim their spot. Once it’s claimed, they’re free to use that space however they… Read more »