Category Archives: Nuz

George Takei and ‘Allegiance’ go bass ackwards and bottoms up today on Youtube – Oh My!

Special Post Show Annoucement! Today only you can get the 6 song mini album for free!     In checking last nights email, as of 4:30 p.m. on 10/28/2014 there was an invitation from George Takei to attend a special, online event on Youtube today at 1 p.m. EST.  Once again, Mr. Takei is defying tradition and going bottoms up.  He is taking his new, not  yet on Broadway, musical “Allegiance a New American Musical” and showcasing an hour of its

Steamy, singing stalkers – following the followers @weird_review

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While walking down the lantern lit, cobblestone streets of steampunk, it is sometimes wise to take a quick peek over your shoulder.  It helps to decide whether to run or stop for a listen. While taking a peek at the followers of @Weird_Review it was worth noting how many great steampunk bands and musicians there were hiding in the shadows. It was no surprise to see my old steampunk related favorites like @jonmackinder, @AllisonCurval, @frenchyNthepunk, @VictorSierraBob, @AutomatonMetal, @michimusic, @harpzombie hanging in the shadows.

Coming soon to White Cap Comics – Patty Pierzchala and The Noon Thirties and Andrew Moore

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Saturday April 12, 2014 from 5 to 7 p.m., Patty Pierzchala and Andrew Moore, Grand Rapids, Michigan local musicians, will be performing a free concert at White Cap Comics, 430 Cummings Avenue NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49534 (616) 785-8518. Andrew is the opening act followed by Patty Pierzchala and The Noon Thirties with music from their new, debut album, “Celestial Bodies.” The album will be available at a special, debut concert price of $8. In addition to the concert there will be a costume

Soul singer sought, Tin Men lose heart, while French instrumentalists implement invasion

Frenchy and the Punk doing what they do best! Things are continually moving in the world of music and this week is no exception.  Reports from various directions including soul singer Anita Baker, the Steam Powered Giraffe, and French favorite bands Frenchy and the Punk from New York and Victor Sierra in Paris. In Detroit a warrant was issued for soul music’s Anita Baker for shirking a bill on her home and then ignoring a court order.  Ray Smith Painting and Decorating

Steampunk Symposium news from Cincinnati and Long Beach

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  A Pickled Performance at the Steampunk Empire Symposium 2013 On January 6, 2014 Aloysius Fox announced that the Pickled Brothers Circus has been officially added to the Steampunk Empire Symposium line up.  The Pickled Brothers are holders of multiple world records and are known for their sword swallowing, fire eating, nail bed laying, and other acts of pain.  The event will be held over the weekend of April 25 – 27, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Voltaire at Up in the Aether 2013 Previously announced guests

Jazz and Jam at the 2013 New Orleans Voodoo Music and Arts Experience

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Every day in New Orleans is like a music festival almost anywhere else, so when they hold a music festival it has to be over the top. This year’s Voodoo Music and Arts Experience promises to be top notch with rock classics like Pearl Jam and Jazz greats like The Preservation Hall Jazz Band. The festival starts on the morning of Friday November 1, 2013 and continues all weekend until the last note plays Sunday afternoon. Don’t worry though as that just means the bands will move

Endymion with Kelly Clarkson: Music, magic, and romance at Mardi Gras!

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Endymion Queen Victoria Hanzo graces the throne The beautiful Queen Victoria Hanzo, graced the Endymion throne through the streets of New Orleans to the voices of the cheering crowds. Queen Victoria waves to the adoring crowd Victoria is a high school senior and the fifth member of her family to reign over New Orleans largest Krewe. Music led the way of the Grand Marshal float Music led the way on the Grand Marshal, Kelly Clarkson’s float, with a band playing

Music to live for in 2013 – Jazzfest

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Jazzfest 2012 Photo by Weird Review Staff Photographer Captain Brian Epstein The winter is here in the cold, cruel north where I am from and with it comes the winter blues.  The weather gets dull and dreary and folks get S.A.D. – Season Affective Disorder – or just plain depressed.  They say a lack of sunshine and the shorter days will cause the winter blues but down in New Orleans the Blues and Jazz may just be your cure. According