Posts in August 2008

8.10.2008 By Jon
Want to see something cool? Check this out: This is a photo of godspeed you! black emperor when they played at SPACE way back in 2003! Man, that was a great show and we've since been graced with a bunch of return visits from gy!be members in various side projects (Silver Mt. Zion, 1-Speed Bike, Esmerine, Black Ox Orkestar, Triple Burner . . .). But what's even cooler about that photo is that it... MORE
8.6.2008 By Ian
This is Riley. He goes by the name of GC Typhois, a one-man band based in Portland, Maine. He is attempting to break the WORLD RECORD for "Longest Continuous Solo Guitar Performance". The current record is held by James Brister of Louisiana, set on January 29th, 2006 at 50 HOURS. GC Typhois is attempting to push himself to 60 HOURS beginning Thursday, August 7th and ending Sunday, August 10th.... MORE
8.6.2008 By Jon
Portland admirers of Harmony Korine have two reasons to take note. Thursday, August 7th, marks the single Portland screening of Mister Lonely, the latest by the enfant terrible auteur of such cult films as Gummo and Julien Donkey-Boy as well as the writer for Larry Clark's Kids. Mister Lonely follows a lonely Michael Jackson impersonator who's taken in by a commune of fellow impersonators... MORE