Have yourself a Zombie Little Christmas

Have yourself a Zombie Little Christmas

Ringing in the tide of the yule a couple of the weeks early with this most glorious of outtakes (number the ninth) from the photo sessions for the Psycho Nurse! 2011 Calendar – covering thee full year of the rabbit from January 2011 through January 2012. Psycho Nurse! received a lovely...

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Sparkplug In California this Weekend.

Sparkplug’ll be traveling to the South to got to two shows around the Bay Area. On Saturday Dec. 11th in Berkeley, CA the East Bay Alternative Press Book Fair will be going from 10am-4pm at the Berkeley City College (2050 Center St. in Berkeley, CA). This show looks to be seriously awesome...

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Jason Martin TONIGHT at The Gershwin Hotel

John Torreano Variety Hour – Tuesday December 7th, 8pm, $10 John Torreano was last seen at the Gershwin in February 2000 with his show Sex, Love, Art and Things In-Between. He is back as monologist and MC for the show on December 7, in the Large Room, starting at 8:00. He will be presenting his...

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Katy Ellis O’Brien new stuff online!

Sparkplug favorite Katy Ellis O’Brien has updated her site: “Rejoice! The new trumpetflower.net is here, with lots of new artwork. Most notably, “The Kilkenny Cats” is now available online in its complete form! If you missed the gallery show, you can now read the...

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Jason Miles in the News

From Sparkplug comrade Jason T. Miles comes much news: please check out the following links as i think you might find them interesting the FIRST LINK is an profanity hill update and announcement for the medieval thinkers artshow i’ve been putting together with max clotfelter the...

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Red Bat Press for X-mas

From our buddy Carye: Hello friends! Just a little note to let you know about to Holiday sales I’m in the next two weekends and to announce my Red Bat Press’s hand printed 2011 Calendar Cards. Online at http://redbatpress.com/shop_calendarcards.htm . This year for me has been all...

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Brooklyn Comics and Graphics Festival

Virginia Paine will be running the Sparkplug table at the Brooklyn Comics and Graphics Festival tomorrow, Saturday the 4th. The Brooklyn Comics and Graphics Festival is a one-day festival of cartoon and graphic art featuring artists and publishers displaying and selling publications; lectures...

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Renee French in NYC at Baumgold Gallery

Renée French DRAWINGS December 7 – January 15, 2011 Reception: Tues., Dec. 7, 6-8pm ADAM BAUMGOLD GALLERY 60 East 66th ST., NY, NY 10065 (212)861-7338 ..Adam Baumgold Gallery presents an exhibition of 100 intimately scaled graphite on vellum drawings by Renée French from her new graphic...

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Jason Martin Adirondack Power & Light LP

“Brooklyn-based musician and visual artist Jason Martin records on 4 track near his upstate NY home in a haunted cabin by a lake that used to be a valley of towns and Indian settlements. Some of them were his ancestors. This album crashes through deconstructed folk, gospel-tinged noise, a...

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Tuesday Morning Link Dump

Tuesday Morning Link Dump

Go get these on for yourselfness Aaron Smith – of Scientific Maps, nickname: Rebel, Stars of Rock and Evolution Revolution fame – has been mixing it up on the wheels of steel on the Bat Terrible show, Thursdays at 4pm, on WCDB 90.9FM in Albany, New York. He’s been spinning...

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Online auction to benefit Dara Greenwald

Online auction to benefit Dara Greenwald

If you’re looking for holiday gifts and/or you’ve been wanting to help out artist/activist Dara Greenwald (and her partner Josh MacPhee) in their financial/emotional/medical battle against cancer and expensive chemotherapy bills, now is your chance! Dara’s friends have created an incredible...

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Music Monday: Kill Your Pet Puppy

Music Monday: Kill Your Pet Puppy

So… you’ve read Rip It Up and Start Again, and Simon Reynolds follow-up Totally Wired, and are ass-deep in post-punk lore and legend and spend your days wandering the record stalls humming “She Is Beyond Good and Evil” by the Pop Group. And you start to wonder…...

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