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Asobi Seksu Saturday night!

BY Laurie in General |

This ought to be a great show, one of my fave bands,  Brooklyn's own Asobi Seksu (check out their brilliant cover graphics), is playing with The Jealous Girlfriends this Saturday at Santos party House, 100 Lafayette St. NYC $12. For upcoming UK tour dates, click ... Read More
The Queen's Company has been operating since 2000, producing work that puts a spin on classical theatre. Committed to its vision, this brilliantly talented all-female company weaves in worldly influences and inspiration, making their work even more impressive. Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare is the company's newest project, incorporating lip-synced musical numbers and wit. It is scheduled to open to playgoers Saturday, November 8. No doubt, it will be ... Read More
What Mick Jagger is to rock 'n' roll, Sarah Kramer is to the vegan lifestyle, so N.Y.C. veg heads are all a-flutter getting ready for her meet-and-greet party at 7pm tonight. She's in town promoting her swell new pocket-sized cookbook Vegan A Go-Go! and the event at cruelty-free footwear paradise Moo Shoes (78 Orchard St. NYC) promises not only an opportunity to get her Jane Hancock on your copy, but will have delish vegan eats as well. So get there early ... Read More

Tick Tock, Clockwork Cabaret

BY Susan in General |

'The Clockwork Cabaret' are a couple of ladies called 'The Davenport Sisters' who do a weekly Steampunk radio program that airs in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The radio show is also a podcast which you can download on their website . The show revolved around these two sisters, their adventures and their intriguing lives as originators and progressors of steam punk trends in their area. They create an entire persona and back story that fits into both the content ... Read More
Then why you wanna glaze me?Love it all from the air thrusts at the beginning to the giant cell phone at the ... Read More

MILLENNIALS!

BY Maggie in General |

I have to give a shout out to the kids that awesomely rawked out the vote in record numbers!! About 22-24 million young Americans went to the polls: Up by at least 2.2 Million from 2004Gotta love ... Read More

The Girlie Show in Oklahoma!

BY Susan in General |

The Girlie Show is a two day event created to promote, celebrate, encourage and showcase female talent. The mission of The Girlie Show is to give rockin' arts-and-craftin' females an opportunity to show their goods and make some cash in a fun party atmosphere. Yes, it's called an art show, but they encourage you to challenge the definition of 'art'. The 2008 event will feature 46 talented artists and designers. In addition to the opportunity to see and purchase ... Read More

Yes We Can

BY debbie in General |

Democrats were not the only creatures rejoicing last night; even farm animals had reason to celebrate. And it's not because they were all pro-Obama (although I'm certain many of them were). Instead, the critters were celebrating the fact that Proposition 2 - the Prevention of Farm Animal Cruelty Act - passed in California yesterday! And thanks to this act, 20 million farm animals can rest a little easier, knowing that it will be illegal in that state to confine ... Read More
Not only did I have a new and exciting prez to vote for this election, but it seemed like an endless amount of propositions that I had get on too. One of the most important and controversial one is Prop 8 . It would eliminate the right of same-sex couples to marry in the state of California. Hellz NO was I going to vote yes on that nasty Prop 8. Why would we want to deny other citizens their legal rights just because of their sexual orientation? This is the same ... Read More
If you happen to find yourself in the UK this month, do not miss the East London Craft Guerilla Christmas Designer Market, Saturday November the 22nd in Wanstead E11. They have everything you'll need under one roof. Want to give an original gift? This is the place to shop. Give your family and friends some hand made loveliness! A selection of hand made gifts, art, craft, fashion and more, direct from the makers!Grove Hall, Wanstead United Reform ... Read More