Tag: post punk

Pin It On – 1980s Music Buttons

Continuing where I left off yesterday, (Yesterday’s blog post) now I’m going into music pins, buttons and badges of the 1980s. My button collection started during my preteen years. It was around sometime during the early ’80’s, and I had just discovered rock music. The closest supplier of these badges was a local head shop…

Next Weekend – Welcome To My Nightmare V!

Next weekend – Welcome To My Nightmare V! Saturday March 26th, 2011. All ages, show starting at 8pm, admission $7.00. Seven measly bucks. That’s cheaper than a movie ticket in Manhattan. The Lake is located at 256 Johnson Avenue, Brooklyn NY 11206. There will be both various bands and artists. See you there!

Updated Flyer For Welcome To My Nightmare V

Morning folks. Here’s the updated flyer for the Welcome To My Nightmare V show: The show will be held on Saturday, March 26th, 2011. Locations: The Lake, 258 Johnson Avenue, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY 11206. Admission $7.00, all ages.

Nightmare Pics

First of all, I apologize in advance. Not many photos were taken of the Welcome To My Nightmare III event. The following two pics were snapped before the show began. At the top right of this photograph, you can see the Sarah Palin illustration, done summer 2008. Originally posted on a Penguin House blog entry,…

Rowland S Howard

Woke up. Went to make of what’s left of the Christmas flavored coffee. Go over to the desk to check the email, then hit Facebook to check any additional messages. Found out about this: http://www.heraldsun.com.au/entertainment/influential-melbourne-guitarist-rowland-s-howard-dies/story-e6frf96f-1225814790391 It’s one thing to hear about Michael Jackson, but its another to hear about a musician that you’ve actually liked.…

Past From The Blast

Everyone knows Simple Minds as that 1980s Alt band who did that song “Don’t You Forget About Me.” Yeah, the famous theme song from that seminal teen flick from the Reagan era “The Breakfast Club.” Now don’t get me wrong…both the song and the movie were okay. My fave character from that club was Ally…