Monthly Archives February 2008

SXSW and Tour!

We're playing SXSW and will be stopping in a few towns to play. Most of the dates are filled. We're playing a lot of parties.
Parties are fun.

Saturday, March 8
Greenville, NC
Spazzatorium Galleria
807 Dickinson Ave

Sunday, March 9
Augusta, GA
1102 Bar and Grill
1102 Broad St.
w/ Edison Project

Monday, March 10
Athens, GA
283 Bar
283 E. Broad St.
w/ Edison Project

Wednesday, March 12th
Austin, TX
Beauty Bar
617 E 7th St
9pm
with Faceless Werewolves!!

Thursday, March 13
AUSTIN, TX
DAY PARTY
Moose Lodge
2103 E.M. Franklin Ave.
Time TBD

Thursday, March 13
HOUSTON, TX
house party
2502 Leeland St.
8pm

Thursday, March 13
HOUSTON, TX
Continental Club
3700 Main St.
11:30pm

Friday, March 14
AUSTIN, TX
HOUSE PARTY
1024 e 44th
2:30pm

Friday, March 14
DALLAS, TX
GOOD RECORDS
1808 Lower Greenville A...

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Ghost Dog

I miss the ghosts in my neighborhood. Robert Dillard Ghost used to sit on the stoop 2 doors down always trying to get me to tell him what cold feels like. I couldn’t tell if he was messing with me by showing off of his ability to give me the shivers or if he really wanted to know because it had been so long since he had to wear a large coat outdoors. He can’t tell time anymore because his face goes in and out like a bad fluorescent light and those times that he is present he thinks he’s always been there. He gets excited when I get takeout, forgetting what dinner tastes like.
I’m glad I’m not you, Robert. You’re like a torpid spirit who’s memory is reflected off of five mirrors before you get to see what it was you thought you saw. I’m gonna get you a dog. A live one...

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STRAIGHT UP VAMPIRE RETURNS!

I’m playing the role of Ben Franklin who turns into a werewolf. Jason Trachtenburg dons a peculiar accent.
!!EXTRA DATE ADDED!!
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 9th at 7:30 pm!
(Feb 7 & 8 at 8 pm, Bowery Poetry Club)

Tickets: 212-614-0505

First induced into labor for Halloween, it is reborn for Valentine’s Day!

Paula Abdul’s
“Straight Up Vampire”

(a Gothic Political Romance)

or

The History of Vampires in Colonial Pennsylvania
as Performed to the Music of Paula Abdul

February 7 and 8th, (thurs, fri)
Bowery Poetry Club
8 pm
$10

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It’s 1763 and there are vampires in Philadelphia.

Paula Abdul Blackwood is a beautiful young quaker girl being forced into marriage with the wheelwright’s son.

Jack Sheridan, a politically idealistic young vampire, is the man she loves.

Everywhere there ...

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BROOKLYN WEDNESDAY

Wednesday, February 6
WILLIAMSBURG
Trash Bar
256 Grand St. (between Driggs and Roebling)
10pm
$6
open bar from 8-9

We’re gonna play songs we didn’t play the last time, including Event Horizon. We’re also going to play a new song about breaking into school to change your grades the old-fashioned way: with an eraser.

also playing:
8:00 – KELLY EVA ELLIS
9:00 – J RODDY AND THE BUSINESS (piano rock from Baltimore)
10:00 – Corn Mo & the .357 Lover
11:00 – JOEY JOHN (he’s from France)
12:00 – JUSTYN WITH A Y

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Boston Saturday Night

Saturday, February 2
Cambridge, MA
TT the Bear’s Place
10 Brookline St.
$12
9pm
Shaun and Suzi’s Mardi Gras Ball follows.

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