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Americans UK headline The Rockshop on 3/14/14!

by Jef UK

Sci-fi rock band, Americans UK, will be performing live at The Rockshop in Park Slope, Brooklyn, on Friday, 3/14/14!  Advance tickets are only $8, or pay $10 at the door.  We’ll be debuting our new, giant-sized flag, huzzah!     Doors at 8.  We go on at 11, sharp. Openers Juka and Put Together guarantee a dance party.   Purchase tickets HERE! For […]

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NEW NEW YORK: Michael Pitt

by Jessica Glick

The rain beat down, the reverberating thuds sounded like bullets on the subway window. I saw multicolored pains of glass and graffiti telling me to “do more” when I suddenly realized I was in Brooklyn. I exited on the northwest corner of the street and hoped my way would reveal itself. A man in a […]

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SCHMUCK 16: There’s Nothing To Say

by Seth Kushner

Omar Angulo is an illustrator, designer and noise maker documentarian. His art is a graphic combination of mark making, music, comics, film and design. Since the 1990’s he has collaborated with artists, labels, and promoters to create album art, custom packaging for punk rock and experimental music labels, and limited edition collectible art and merchandise. […]

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SCHMUCK 15: RAISING THE BAR

by Seth Kushner

Nick Bertozzi is the Harvey Award and Ignatz Award-winning author of LEWIS & CLARK (First Second) and THE SALON (St Martin’s Press), a graphic novel about Picasso and magical absinthe, and the upcoming SHACKLETON (First Second). He has collaborated with Jason Lutes on the cartoon-biography HOUDINI: THE HANDCUFF KING (Hyperion), and with Boaz Yakin on […]

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NEW NEW YORK: D Prosper

by Jessica Glick

I looked down at the busy New York City street. The honking horns below and the chattering voices nearby faded as I focused on the endless road in front of me. Suddenly stranded in contemplation of circumstance and possibility, his presence redirected my thoughts. After a brief introduction, we walked to a quiet spot surrounded […]

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NEW NEW YORK: SISSY CLEMENS, WAX POETIC

by Jessica Glick

She opened the door and I momentarily felt as though we were meeting for the first time. It had been about a year since we last saw each other; we often only meet under creative circumstances. However, my feelings of unfamiliarity vanished by the time we reached her white couch. She sat down and I […]

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“IN THEIR OWN WORDS” A Gallery of Works by Nathan Bond

by Seth Kushner

Nathan Bond is using this Kickstarter to raise funds to produce and host an exhibition of his latest body of work – a series of large-scale oil-painted portraits entitled “In Their Own Words.” The exhibition will take place here in New York City in mid September, 2013. One of the main goals of this exhibition […]

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SCHMUCK 12: THE PARTY

by Seth Kushner

Jon Allen grew up in Connecticut and lives in Brooklyn. He is currently working on the third and final part of his graphic novel, Vacationland. His comics are distributed online by Secret Acres. “SCHMUCK has a heart underneath its gritty crude input from main character Adam Kessler’s friends, a belief that love will find you […]

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CulturePOP: Marc Maron

by Seth Kushner

Learn more about Marc Maron at his website, his twice-weekly podcast, WTF, his book, Attempting Normal and his IFC TV show, Maron. Read all 31 installments of Seth Kushner’s CulturePOP Photocomix

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NEW NEW YORK: SABINE BLAIZIN

by Jessica Glick

I got off the subway at City Hall. I sat down on a nearby bench, closed my eyes, and let the sun warm me as I waited for her. It was one of the warmer days of winter and I felt myself falling back in love with the city. She arrived with a smile on […]

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CulturePOP: Douglas Rushkoff

by Seth Kushner

Read all 31 of Seth Kushner’s Photocomix profiles here. DOUGLAS RUSHKOFF, PH.D., is a world-renowned media theorist whose twelve books, including Life Inc and Pro­gram or Be Programmed, have won prestigious awards and have been translated into thirty languages. He is a commentator on CNN and a contributor to the Guardian, Discover, and NPR. He […]

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SCHMUCK DIARIES: NEUROTIC CINEMA

by Seth Kushner

Across the table from me was Ami, a pretty Asian singer/songwriter with dyed blue hair and blue contacts.  We sat at a small table, approximately six inches from the tables on either side of us, at a small restaurant in the East Village, which if it were a tad larger could be considered “intimate.” The […]

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