Tag Archives: STYLE

JULY DOG DAYS & NIGHTS X

1 Jul

 

JULY FOR MEJULY NIGHTS IGNITE THE SKIES WITH CELEBRATIONS THAT UNIFY X XJULY PORTAL

COLLECTING COMICS 2014

30 Jun

 

RESEARCH FILESANY COLLECTOR NEEDS ACCESS TO GOOD INFORMATION, RESOURCES, DEALS, & STEALS. HERE ARE A FEW WEBSITES WE FIND HELPFULTHE COMICS LISTCOMICLIST IS A FAST ONE STOP INDEXING 40 PUBLISHERS WEEKLYINSTOCK TRADESWE CANT SAY ENOUGH ABOUT INSTOCK TRADES, WHERE ELSE CAN YOU GET BRAND NEW TRADE PAPERBACKS FROM $5? WITH AVERAGE PRICES AROUND $10-12, GRAPHIC NOVELS MAKE GREAT GIFTS.COMIC VINECOMIC VINE HAS A FANTASTIC SEARCH ENGINE, WITH REVIEWS, LINKS, & VIDEOS, IT IS EASY TO GET LOST RESEARCHING IN THE VINESTHE UNCANNY THE UNCANNY X-CAST IS A PODCAST WE CANT LIVE WITHOUT, 150 EPISODES GOING STRONG, THE ANALYSIS IS ALWAYS SPOT ON iTUNESCBR RESOURCESCOMIC BOOK RESOURCES ALWAYS HAS A CONSTANT STREAM OF PREVIEWS, WHICH IS ALWAYS GOOD FOR CHECKING OUT NEW BOOKSUK RETRO COMICS

INTERNATIONAL DATELINE

28 May

 

UNITY LEESHINTO MIAMIAMI LUXURYDOUBLE DRAGONIMITATION DOORSBLUE S CLUESSKY CREWS

YOU BELONG II THE WORLD

27 May

 

MALE GAZETIME MANAGEMENTZODIAC ALIGNMENTUNIVERSAL CHOICEASTRO PHYSICALELECTRIC FEELS

LATE NIGHT PARTY OUTING

7 May

 

MOB BOSSESLABRON FEVERSHAIR SYSTEM BMIAMI LITETIME IN MIAMI

LADIES OF LONDON FO LIFE

30 Apr

BISOUX BIRTHDAYDA LADIES OF LONDON ALWAYS THROW DOWN! BISOUX STYLELADY BELGRAVIALADY CHELSEALADY KENSINGTONEAST END HEROINES

LONDON CLUB KIDS 2000 X

30 Apr

LONDON KIDS 2001REMEMBER THE GOOD OLE DAYS OF THE $19 SAM GOODY CD?  HAVING PARENTS THAT COLLECTED VINYL, COUNTLESS HOURS WERE SPENT LAYING ON THE CARPET PULLING OUT VINYL AND READING LINER NOTES, LYRICS AND ARTWORK.  OUR FIRST VENTURES INTO “MUSIC BUYING” WAS THE BMG MUSIC CLUB – 12 CDS FOR THE PRICE OF 1, & HAVING COMPLETED THE CONTRACTUAL PURCHASE. WE COULD CANCEL OUR MEMBERSHIP, AND THEN DO THE SAME THING AGAIN.BMG 90S REALNESS WHEN NAPSTER (AZORIOUS, MORPHEUS, LIMEWIRE, ETC)  HIT THE SCENE IN OUR JUNIOR YEAR OF HIGH SCHOOL WHEN 128KB WAS THE NORM, BUT BECAUSE ACXIOM WAS HEADQUARTERED IN MY TOWN, THE WHOLE CITY HAD HIGH SPEED INTERNET IN 1999, AND THE DOWNLOAD FRENZY ENSUED.  PICKING UP B-SIDES, TRIP-HOP, & BASEMENT BANGERS, COUNTING THE WEEKS TILL ART SCHOOL & THE UNDERGROUND CLUBS IN LONDON COULDN’T COME FAST ENOUGHFALCONBERG LONDONTHE GREAT THING ABOUT STUDYING IN CENTRAL LONDON AT 18, YOU ARE STEPS FROM EVERYTHING, CHARRING CROSS ROAD (BOOKS)  OXFORD STREET (RETAIL), BOND STREET (FASHION), & SOHO (RECORDS)  BACK IN 2000 THE MUSIC SUPERSTORES WERE STILL A THING (VIRGIN, HMV, ETC) WE LOVINGLY CALLED HMV “THE LIBRARY” BECAUSE OF  THEIR CASH RETURNS POLICY, EVERY DAY DURING LUNCH WE WENT AND RETURNED WHITE LABELS FOR CASH, AND REPEAT, FOR ALMOST A YEAR UNTIL THE COMPANY GOT SMART & IMPLEMENTED ONE TIME EXCHANGE$.  OTHER CHANGES WERE GOING ON IN LONDON, THE “WEEKEND SUPERCLUBS” WERE STARTING TO LOSE APPEAL.  ALMOST SUBCONSCIOUSLY THE NEW PROMOTERS HOSTED THEIR PARTIES EITHER MID WEEK, OR SUNDAY NIGHTS.NAG NAG NAG(SUITS HAVE TO WORK MONDAY MORNING, & THE CLUBS WERE BEING RECLAIMED BY THE CREATIVE UNDERGROUND.)  CITY ROCKERS WAS THE HOTTEST LABEL IN LONDON, & ELECTRO WAS JUST STARTING TO EMERGE AT 21ST CENTURY BODY ROCKERS, & THE GHETTO IN FALCONBERG COURT R.I.P (NOW BURIED UNDER TOTTENHAM COURT ROAD STATION)  NAG NAG NAG WAS THE FIRST MID-WEEK ELECTRO CLUB IN TOWN,  PHIL OK & JOHNNY SLUT WERE BASICALLY PLAYING INTERNATIONAL DJ GIGOLOS, MISS KITTIN & THE HACKER, & TIGASTIXX AND ARASHOOTING AT THE CLUB FROM ITS INFANCY, OF MAYBE 15-30 PEOPLE, WAS AMAZING.  GOING BACK TO THE STATES FOR A MONTH, & SEEING NAG NAG NAG BLOW UP.  IT WAS INEVITABLE AS THE UNDERGROUND SCENE GAINED MOMENTUM,  THE FASHION MAGAZINES TOOK NOTICE,  WHAT WAS FREAKS AND AUDIOPHILES  BECAME FASHIONISTAS & CELEBS QUEUING AROUND THE BLOCK TO SOHO SQUARE OVERNIGHTNICOLA NAG NAG NAGAFTER THAT SUMMER, THERE WAS A SENSE OF HYPER-AWARENESS.  EVERYONE WAS PAYING ATTENTION TO THE NEW AGE OF INTIMATE CLUBBING THAT CAME ON LIKE A EUPHORIC ONSLAUGHT. RADIO EGYPT, TRASH, THE COCK, GOLF SALE, WRONG MEETING, DURR, FAMILY, KASHPOINT, GAUCHE CHIC, TRAILER TRASH, BOOM BOX, & DOVEBRIDGE STUDIOS, WERE WHAT MADE A DECADE FOR THE AGESDIOR TOM AT NAG

SPRING AUDIO CLEANING X

27 Apr

 90 CD ARCHIVEA LOT HAS CHANGED SINCE THE HYPE OF THE MID 2000′S MUSIC BLOGDANCEFLOOR HITS SHORTLIST OF THE MUSIC BLOGS STILL KILLING IT IN 2014

BEST NEW TRACKS                                                             JUST PRESS PLAY

BEAT ELECTRIC                                                    LITTLE WHITE EARBUDS

BLARE MAGAZINE                                                             LOST TURNTABLE

BLOG 8106                                                                                      MANALOGUE

BLOUSE                                                                                       PUSH VOLUME

DISCOBELLE                                                          PRETTY MUCH AMAZING

DJ NO DJ                                                                                                 !TASHED

FEEL MY BICEP                                                          VALERIE COLLECTIVE

ILICTRONIX                                                              WE DID IT COLLECTIVE

BLOG  BANGERZSHORTLIST OF THE BLOGS THAT DIED ON THE DANCEFLOOR

BRIGHT & SHINY MUSIC                                                         GET THE CURSE

AUDIO SILVER LINING                                                                         I M // U R

BIZZIES                                                                              LET THERE BE NIGHT

CREAM TV                                                           NEON GOLD BEAT COMPANY

DALSTON OXFAM SHOP                                                PALMS OUT SOUNDS

DIARY OF A SPACETRAVELER                                         PERSONAL SAUNA

DJ’S ARE NOT ROCKSTARS                                                       PLANET SHHH

DISCO DELICOUS                                                                                    RCRDLBL

ELECTRORASH                                                                                     SUNDTRAK

FUNKY BREWSTER                                             WE ARE NOT A ROCK BAND2013 BLOG REVIVALIN 2013 CARLES ASKED IS THE SCENE STILL ALIVE? WHILE PIGEONS & PLANES INSTRUCTED HOW TO START A SUCCESSFUL MUSIC BLOG IN 2013 THE CONSENSUS SEEMED SPLIT ON THE FUTURE OF AUDIO CONSUMPTION ONLINE, BUT WE REMAIN OPTIMISTIC & ALL EARS :)ARCHIVAL TENDENCIES

TV MAGIC & OTHER TRICKS

31 Mar

 

TV MAGICAROB AND DYNEKYLE BEVERLYY HILLSMISS AGEREAL FLOWERSMANA DEL REYPINK PINK PINKLANA DEL REEYMADM BUTTERFLYLAND FOR SALE

BLESSED UNION OF SOULS

26 Mar

 

ANCIENT DEBATESSPIRIT OF NATUREBLESSED SONRAFIKI SHAMANSTAR FALL