‘Sisters With Transistors’: A Brief History of Electronic Music’s Unsung Pioneers 80-minute documentary is a much-needed spotlight on women like Pauline Oliveros and Suzanne Ciani, despite significant gaps in the story it tells ByCLAIRE SHAFFER https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7r-3hlzpV7M&feature=emb_logo Electronic music — or, as we think of it today, most popular music — is so taken for granted … Continue reading ‘Sisters With Transistors’: A Brief History of Electronic Music’s Unsung Pioneers – From Rolling Stone
There's something sublime about wallowing in the sentimental cool breeze of defeatism. And no- I'm not singing a sad song. I'm saying, well- Think of it this way: You could either be successful- or be US. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ewJy5yGRopE WE DON'T STAND A CHANCE Triumphalism lobs missiles at arches and collapses bridges to tomorrow that this city, … Continue reading You Catch More Flies With Mysticism Than Money
Scientsists have determined immortality is achievable with the proper highly coded tuned application of coffee and photography to your imprisonment in the flesh and its mundane necessities. Drink deep, say cheese. I swear to our Lord and Savior, you look fabulous as fuck today, Queen. If I am a hyena, I am a lean and … Continue reading Human Nature is a Spook. The Enlightenment Project to Perfect Our Kingdoms on Earth is an Impossible Dream. If You Want to See Paradise and the Immortal Forests, Lose Some Weight and Have More Casual Sex.
Senate Judiciary Republicans Will Use “Women” to Justify Attacks on Trans People, But a Brief Review of GOP’s Radical Opposition to Women’s Equality Reveals their Real Motivations and Hypocrisy The GOP has a hard uphill battle trying to make the case that transgender people do not have equal rights under the law, or that because … Continue reading The GOP versus the Constitution on Trans Rights – When Trying to Banish Rights for People Shades into Trying to Erase them from Existence
CHAPTER 5: Leaving Division Monica and I were hanging out in her room, and I told her I was probably leaving Division. “When?” she asked. “The end of the semester, most likely.” “Man, that sucks.” “Yeah, I’m sorry.” “No, it’s good. It’s good that you’re not stuck there, like me,” she said with a sad … Continue reading It’s Punk Rock/Taco Tuesday – Time to Release Another Chapter of My First Novel ‘Condition Oakland’ – Chapter 5 – LEAVING DIVISION
CHAPTER 4: The Super Secret Experiment Lab photo source Now, as far as what took place on that now infamous night when the four members met for the first time, now chronicled in many music critics’ memoirs and every single music history book written after that date: We were talking about the possibility of our … Continue reading Posting My First Novel: ‘CONDITION OAKLAND: Confessions of a Naïve Punk With a Heart Full of Arson, An Oh, How the World Doth Quake & Burn’ – CHAPTER FOUR: The Super Secret Experiment Lab
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YOwiZYod0jo I rode down to the tracksThinking that they might sing to meBut they just stared backBroken, trainless, and black as night Climbed out onto my roofSo I'd be a poet in the nightBeat the walls off my roomI saw the big room that is this life This is my condition:Naked and hystericalReaching to grab … Continue reading It’s Punk Rock/Taco Tuesday – Thoughts on Jawbreaker’s Classic Song ‘Condition Oakland’, the Namesake for my Novel – Releasing a Chapter Each Week Here – ON PUNK ROCK TACO TUESDAYS~!
Are You Ready to be Judged, then? "Although many world religions show promise of continuation of spiritual promotion among the human peoples, at this time the Catholic Church is not loving and queer and friendly enough to be granted the blessing of the council," announced the Transgender Sovereign Delegate of the Divine Hermaphroditic Superbeing that … Continue reading The High Council of the LGBTQ Worldwide Agenda Meets and Decides the Catholic Church is Not Fit for Spiritual Blessing At This Time
'The Best Rock Band of the 21st Century' THE HOLD STEADY Releases 8th Album 'OPEN DOOR POLICY' and Charts in Top 10 For First Time In Their Career Craig Finn, center, of "The Hold Steady" performs alongside bass player Galen Polivka, left, and drummer Bobby Drake during a taping of the band for The New … Continue reading Advocating ‘A New Kind of Family’ Inveterate Rockers THE HOLD STEADY Has an OPEN DOOR POLICY