Americans UK loves Daft Punk, let me start. Second, listen/dance to this funky little ditty we came up with, and keep in mind how much everybody should also want to be Prince:
Witness the ongoing adventures of one man with all the time in the world. He. Is. Time Bum! And now you can read Time Bum from the top, as it was always intended! Given the way we released Time Bum on Trip City, it always read backwards, so now, perhaps you’ll better be able to spot [...]
Come with me, come with me over to the bed, I’ll put on the boxer shorts you like. Soft kisses, soft kisses applied to your eyes, Playful pinches, wrestling, surprise! Roll over, I want to bite along your thighs, Spank and laugh, See you shiver, sigh then quiver. Covers twist entwined, Arms and legs supine, [...]
JOHN LOVES WAYNE is the best punk, western, rock song about gay, cowboy lovers ever. This was my second attempt to make a “comic book, music video,” or more accurately, a “graphic lyric sheet,” and as Valentine’s Day is approaching, I thought it would be appropriate to run here on Trip City. As per usual, [...]
International Groove selector, DJ Ray Velasquez, has graced us with a new sonic mix, Tech Noir: Trip City III: (The Revenge of the Chilluminatti False Sense of Serenity Session) Listen to previous sessions: “Tech Noir: Trip City Session” and Tech Noir: Trip City Session II (Secrets of the Chilluminati).
Read the comic while you listen to the tune, so as to fully experience the post-punk-apocalyptic might that is, “I, Ape-Man.” Then come back here for a minute, I’ve got a couple of things I want to tell you. I, APE-MAN came into being as a song in the long long ago, in [...]
Sci-fi, rock band, Americans UK, has put 3 of our most popular songs up for sale on ReverbNation, where over half of the sales will go to Oxfam America. According to their “who we are” page: Oxfam America is an international relief and development organization that creates lasting solutions to poverty, hunger, and injustice. Together [...]
“Seasonal Town” is a song written and performed by John Mathias about the Holidaze on the Jersey Shore–a Jersey Shore now forever changed by Super Storm Sandy. Mathias’ photoseries, complimenting the song, captures some places on the shore that simply no longer exist–washed out to sea but a couple of months prior to Christmas. [...]
Continuing our countdown to the final TIME BUM, Americans UK presents, “Rocktronic,” a tale told in rock n’ comix, wherein the aforementioned Bum of Time makes his second appearance in AM/UK continuity. Can you find him? Now remastered for the web, this comic originally appeared in print as Americans UK #3, so you’re def starting [...]
International Groove selector, DJ Ray Velasquez, has mixed a sequel to “Tech Noir: Trip City Session” with TECH NOIR: TRIP CITY SESSION 2 (Secrets of the Chilluminati).
International Groove selector, DJ Ray Velasquez, made an original TRIP CITY mix dubbed “Tech Noir: Trip City Session” “The culture and community of comics became a core interest from my teens well into adulthood. Saturdays at Music Exchange and Clint’s Books & Comics in Kansas City became a weekly ritual. In the 80′s, with post-punk [...]