BY Kelly McClure in Music Stuff on Apr 27, 2010 |
Our writer Aurora Montgomery went to the Dosh show at Union Hall in Brooklyn last week and wrote all about it. Here it is!Dosh is comprised of Martin Luther King Chavez Dosh and Michael Lewis. Together they play a myriad of instruments looped and layered on top of each other, building a beautiful hybrid of electronic, improvisational jazz and pop music. I was able to see them last Thursday in the dark and intimate underbelly of Brooklyn’s Union ... Read More
BY Jamie Doak in Feminizzle on Apr 27, 2010 |
Have y'all heard of Boobquake? It was a joke facebook event started by Jennifer McCreight in response to Iranian Prayer Leader Hojatoleslam Kazem Sedighi's quote that, "Many women who do not dress modestly ... lead young men astray, corrupt their chastity and spread adultery in society, which (consequently) increases earthquakes." Makes sense......
Boobquake is a science experiment encouraging women to dress 'immodestly' on the same day (April ... Read More
BY Katie Oldaker in Artsy on Apr 26, 2010 |
A poetry event for anyone who thinks they hate poetry--and for those who love it! In honor of National Poetry Month, the Strand Book Store and BUST Magazine are proud to present an evening of spoken word on April 29th featuring some of the country's top female performance poets.
Poet Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicz (BUST writer and author of "Everything is Everything") will host the reading, which will feature electrifying performances by Aptowicz, National Book Award ... Read More
BY Intern Laura in Music Stuff on Apr 26, 2010 |
Thao and Mirah With the Most of All, a collaborative project by Mirah and Thao Nguyen of Thao with the Get Down Stay Down, first performed at this year's Noise Pop Festival in San Francisco. If you missed it, fear not because the duo will be hitting the road this summer! Taking turns performing each other's songs together, the collaboration breathes new life into already beloved songs. See dates below.
6-08 Tucson, AZ - Club Congress
06-09 ... Read More
BY Katie Oldaker in Boob Tube on Apr 26, 2010 |
Our own Callie Watts (aka Calisha Jenkins) will host a live show on the Manhattan Neighborhood Network this Tuesday! Producer, Zales, and the Live Experimental Interactive Television Class at the Interactive Telecommunications Program at NYU have concocted a new scheme to mirror the video-chat phenomenon, ChatRoulette. Viewers (including you!) will be able to call-in and play the game of chance along with Jenkins and a few special guests. Visit tubesoap.com ... Read More