CALMS on Morning Becomes Epileptic

CALMS on Morning Becomes Epileptic

CALMS, AKA Mike Keegan and Nick Carpenter (formerly Lincoln Money Shot, currently also 1/2 of nickname: Rebel) were interviewed on the latest edition of Ned Hardcore’s delightfully entertaining podcast Morning Becomes Epileptic produced by Your PR. Very little is known beyond that. It does...

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Offset Needle Radius Blog Launched

Offset Needle Radius Blog Launched

Joshua Baker has launched a new Offset Needle Radius blog today. That’s what I call putting a day off to really good use. He’s already got three posts on there, so there is plenty to read… this ain’t no bookmark for later. Offset Needle Radius began in February of 2008 as...

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This Saturday May 2nd Go See theGREAToutDOORS

This Saturday May 2nd Go See theGREAToutDOORS

theGREAToutDOORS Originally uploaded by billikidbrand Opening this Saturday, May 2, 2009 at Artbreak Gallery, 195 Grand Street, 2nd Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11211. Exhibit runs through May 29. Gallery open Thursday through Sunday, 1-7 pm. Featuring altered doors By: Billi Kid, Blanco, Broken Crow...

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Sister Shuffle!

Described as Cindy and her sister and Miguel and his sister. From Athens, OH. Cindy is the creator of Doris zine. More info will be added to this later in the week. Busy busy here at Wow Cool.

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RRRecords – Lowell, MA

RRRecords – Lowell, MA

After many years of wanting, I finally got to visit RRRecords in Lowell, MA and meet its proprietor Ron Lessard on the recent tour. I failed to put a card in my camera, so had to settle for a single still from the old video cam. One of the releases I was most psyched to

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51 3rd 041809 – n:R v. ONR

51 3rd 041809 – n:R v. ONR

51 3rd 041809 – n:R v. ONR, originally uploaded by lookseeseen. Cheers to Peter Barvoets aka LookSeeSeeen for constructing this amazing panoramic view of us apparently playing to the wall. Offset Needle Radius Vs. nickname: Rebel live at 51 3rd Street, Troy, New York. April 18, 2009.

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JG Ballard 1930-2009

JG Ballard 1930-2009

I don’t know where to begin with explaining how much the writings and ideas of James (JG) Ballard have meant to and influenced me. Probably more than any other single person. I have all of his books and have probably read about half. I’ve liked to spread them out and probably will...

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Tour Snaps

Tour Snaps

Joshua Baker, originally uploaded by Marc Arsenault – Wow Cool. First group of photos from the Offset Needle Radius Vs. nickname: Rebel Spring 2009 Tour are up on flickr. These are from last weekend’s Boston area dates. This shot of Joshua Baker is by Eli Thompson. Enjoy!

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United Airlines new Theme Song

Messed around alot on the plane with Intua’s excellent BeatMaker app for the iPhone/iPodTouch. I have this serious problem where every time I fly United I get the Throbbing Gristle song stuck in my head (also Operation Ivy’s Unity and Queen Latifah’s U.N.I.T.Y.) It’s an...

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