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DEATH @ Chop Suey [Seattle]

DEATH with Unnatural Helpers & Magic Mouth Saturday November 2nd, 2013 $20 ADV // 9PM Before Bad Brains, the Sex Pistols or even the Ramones, there was Death. Formed in the early ’70s by three teenage brothers from Detroit, Death is credited as being the first black punk band, and the Hackney brothers, David, Bobby, […]

M.I.A. Toys With SUICIDE: Arular releases New Video for “Born Free” […Commandeers Pitchforks Twitter account & reveals Track List] Read more

M.I.A. Toys With SUICIDE: Arular releases New Video for “Born Free” […Commandeers Pitchforks Twitter account & reveals Track List]

When the last album was released from the Sri Lankan/British superstar, Mathangi “Maya” Arulpragasam (aka: M.I.A.), I found myself sitting alone at a local bar and sucking back a full pitcher of Mac and Jacks African Amber ale to my head.  I had been working a lot at the time and had heard that the […]

“Sick of Goodbyes” – Mark Linkous R.I.P. Read more

“Sick of Goodbyes” – Mark Linkous R.I.P.

Before going to sleep last night, I heard that another great loss in the music world had taken place.  As reported by Rolling Stone, singer/songwriter/producer, Mark Linkous (aka: Sparklehorse) took his own life yesterday (March 6th, 2010).  According to the magazine, this has been confirmed by the late-artist’s publicist and the following statements have been […]

Perez Hilton accused MJ of faking his Cardiac Arrest. Read more

Perez Hilton accused MJ of faking his Cardiac Arrest.

For the most part, I hate blogs.  I hate it when people ask me how my “BLOG” is doing because, in my delusional mind, I’m writing for a magazine.  However, the internet today is all about immediacy.  In a print publication, people don’t mind reading a 4 page interview.  On the internet  you’re “supposed to” […]

Michael Jackson is Dead @ 50 Read more

Michael Jackson is Dead @ 50

It’s been a suspenseful news day as far as MJ is concerned.  In fact, it’s been a bit of a Thriller.  This afternoon Jackson went into cardiac arrest and was rushed to a hospital by fire dept. paramedics.  At 2:12pm today, the LA times updated their report as follows:

The Worst Places to be High on Acid in Seattle (Volume 1) Read more

The Worst Places to be High on Acid in Seattle (Volume 1)

*original post created 12-11-08 for a sketchy website that breaches contracts and refuses to pay their freelancers in a timely manner* I know how reckless you crazy kids are today, with your LSD and your magic mushrooms. You smoke your salvia divinorum, get “digital” with your delinquent adolescent cronies off that Dimethyltryptamine, and liquid dance […]