Monthly Archives: April 2008

Woman With A Goldfish

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Roy Lichenstein

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Raquel D’Apice

To see more of Raquel’s photos, click HERE

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‘The White House’ podcast 4/26/08

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Join host Elon James White(DC Comedy Festival, Brooklyn Comedy Company) along side his White House Cabinet: Desiree Burch (“Alt Comedy Diva” – TIMEOUT NY ), Hassan Madry(Opie and Anthony), Katie Halper (Laughing Liberally, Nerve.com ) and Aaron Freeman (Random Guy) PLUS more, discussing some of the biggest issues in the worlds of Politics, Entertainment and overall Bullshit. The White House is sure to be a crazy time. Hail to the Chief.

I took a few shots during the podcast as well as some portraits in the street following it.

To see more photos, click HERE

Click to listen to previous podcasts

Cock Lorge – Rise CD Release Party at Pianos 4/18/08

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Featuring:
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Cock Lorge

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Margot Leitman
Giulia Rozzi

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Locksley

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Shayna Ferm and the Upper Deckers

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Geogia Haege

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Shockwave

And
The War Eagles

To see the full set, click HERE

Philadelphia

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I took a day trip to Philly on Thursday to see the Lee Miller exhibit at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. While I was there, I also checked out the Frida Kahlo exhibit. Both were wonderful. I especially enjoyed the Lee Miller photos.

Then I spent the day with my wonderful and amazing friend Bree who moved to Philly one week ago. Lucky me 🙂 !

To see more snapshots, click HERE

Sophie Dahl and Colson Whitehead

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Colson Whitehead and Sophie Dahl signing their books at Housing Works

For more photos from the book reading, click HERE

Cock Lorge – Rise CD Release Party

We celebrate the release of “Rise” this Friday at TCIF. Giulia and Margot from Stripped Stories host with special guests Shayna Ferm and The Upper Deckers. Georgia, The War Eagles, Mike, Locksley and other guests will be there too. Friday, April 18th 7:30 -9:00PM at Pianos

Benefit for the Hysterical Festival at Comix 4/14/08

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Benefit for The Hysterical Festival at Comix 4/14/08

Featuring:
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Carolyn Castiglia

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Desiree Burch

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Kambri Crews

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Heather Lawless

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Adira Amram

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Mel and El

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Bridget Everett

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Ophira Eisenberg

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Rachel Feinstein

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To see more photos, click HERE

KiDROCKERS – Sunday 4/13/08 at The Living Room

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Featuring:
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Rouge Wave

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The Epochs

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WAKEY!WAKEY!

Hosted by:
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Seth Herzog

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Craig Baldo

For more photos, click HERE

Help My Dear Friend Billy from Pela


A Message from PELA

Hello all,

So we’ve got an update of sorts. All of you will be happy to hear that Billy is on the path to recovery and he has begun physical therapy that will continue for the next 6 weeks.

Now that the dust has settled it brings to light the reality of medical and life expenses. It also outlines the healthcare system and how unforgiving it is.

Billy’s had help from a great organization called MusiCares. While MusicCares are helping where they can, there is a growing amount of bills that cannot be covered. And the fact that only one arm is fully functioning means that Billy has no way to go to work and pay any of these bills that are adding up to thousands and thousands of dollars.

So we’ve decided to set up a PayPal account for donations.

For everyone wondering how they can help, this is the best way we’ve figured out to make that happen. Thanks again to everyone that has been supportive during this time period.

Sincerely,

Pela

Alina Simone at Joe’s Pub 4/4/08

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More photos can be found HERE

Thanks to Chris, Dave and Bryan

The Lisps, Drink Up Buttercup at Union Hall 4/5/08

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For more photos of The Lisps at Union Hall, click HERE

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For more photos of Drink Up Buttercup at Union Hall, click HERE

Read a review of the show on The Music Slut

There’s No Off Swich On This Thing Tour (this time we really mean it)

THE BOYS WILL BE BACK!

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Pela‘s rescheduled tour dates:

May 19 2008 8:00P ROCK AND ROLL HOTEL Washington, DC, I’m going to this one!

May 20 2008 8:00P BEACHLAND BALLROOM TAVERN Cleveland, Ohio
May 21 2008 10:00P SCHUBA’S Chicago, Illinois
May 22 2008 10:00P 400 BAR Minneapolis, Minnesota
May 26 2008 8:00P SASQUATCH! MUSIC FESTIVAL Quincy, Washington
May 27 2008 8:00P DOUG FIR Portland, Oregon
May 28 2008 10:00P BOTTOM OF THE HILL San Francisco, California
May 29 2008 8:00P SPACELAND Los Angeles, California
May 31 2008 8:00P LARIMER LOUNGE Denver, Colorado
Jun 2 2008 8:00P THE BLUEBIRD St. Louis, Missouri
Jun 3 2008 8:00P SUN STUDIO SESSION Memphis, Tennessee
Jun 6 2008 10:00P BOWERY BALLROOM New York, New York
Jun 7 2008 10:00P MIDDLE EAST UPSTAIRS Cambridge, Massachusetts

And here are some additional photos from The Williamsburg Hall of Music:

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To view s a slideshow, clieck HERE