BY Laurie in General on Jun 02, 2009 |
Exene Cervenka, singer of the seminal punk band X, sent out a statement via her website today:After some months of not feeling 100% healthy, I recently had some medical tests run and the prognosis is that I am suffering from Multiple Sclerosis.
Apparently, it has been affecting me for quite some time.
Although this is obviously unfortunate news, I am choosing to see the positive in it.
I, and X ... Read More
BY Laurie in General on Jun 01, 2009 |
Today would have been Norma Jeane Baker's 83rd birthday. (1 June 1926 - 5 August ... Read More
BY Laurie in Music Stuff on May 28, 2009 |
Two of my favorite things! The girl band of hillbilly stompers, Those Darlin's have collaborated with BluBlocker Sunglasses. Fans who buy their new vinyl record at select indie retailers get a free pair of the sunglasses.Â This offer begins on the first Record Store Day Presents Vinyl Saturday happening June 20th. Not since the Oak Ridge Boys has Blublockers supported a musical act.Â I am impressed. If you are not familiar, go listen here and check their ... Read More
BY Laurie in General on May 20, 2009 |
I happen to live near the most sexual corner in all of America, Houston and Lafayette, NYC. Above is the latest CK ad on said corner. In case you can't tell, we have 3 gay dudes and what looks like a pre pubescent girl sweating and getting it on. Really, is this working for you Calvin? It makes me throw up a little in my mouth every morning on my way to work. And then I have to discuss it with my 11 and 14 year old daughters, and then I have to guilt-out about ... Read More
BY Laurie in Music Stuff on May 19, 2009 |
Little Boots , the electro-pop sensation of the moment, had her big
coming out party last night at New York's Le Poisson Rouge. The
show - ostensibly a release party for her upcoming EP, Illuminations, was
sold out well in advance, filling the room with an odd mix of
fresh-off-the-bus hipsters and a V.I.P. section packed with crusty
Â executives-or as one attendee put it, the 'parents section.'Â But
Little Boots (real name Victoria Hesketh) didn't ... Read More