Monthly Archives: April 2014

Three entertaining events steaming onto the scene

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Letting off steam at Her Royal Majesty’s Steampunk Symposium 2014 Over the next week three events of steamy significance will be happening in the steampunk community in Cincinati, Detroit, and on the aetherweb including the Steampunk Empire Symposium, the Midwest Media Expo, and the debut album release of a new band, Ague. Voltaire performing at the 2013 Up in the Aether convention The 2014 Steampunk Empire Symposium kicks off in Cincinati on Friday the 25th at 4 p.m. with their welcome Tea Stroll.  Friday

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

Patty Pierzchala and Andrew Moore

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