Career

February update

Happy Chinese New Year, for real! January was full of death and disappointment, but February seems to be looking up (at least, for me). Today is also the birthday of a man I not so secretly admire: Peter Hayes of Black Rebel Motorcycle Club! Though I missed some BRMC shows last year, I was Read more…

By Liane, ago
Art

Happy Year of the Monkey (with Tokidoki)!

Thanks to our friends at Tokidoki, we can make our own red envelopes for Chinese New Year! The Lunar New Year is just around the corner! To celebrate the Year of the Monkey, we’ve created a special DIY envelope. Make your own tokidoki money packet and start giving out good fortune by printing Read more…

By Liane, ago
Friends

Indie Pop Links

Continuing the Indie pop series (which was mostly a bunch of Wikipedia entries), here are links to other sites where I got info for my old Indie Pop site: Indie Pop Links Twee Kitten – Indie pop mail order K Records – Indie Pop, Twee, and Punk bands! Shelflife Records – US Indie Pop Read more…

By Liane, ago
Fashion

R.I.P. Lemmy, David Bowie, and Alan Rickman

As far as music and entertainment deaths goes, 2016 has started off horribly. Three extremely different but no less talented performers have died from cancer. And we’re barely 2 weeks into the year. Surprisingly, Lemmy of Motorhead lived the longest of them all at 70 while David Bowie and Alan Rickman both Read more…

By Liane, ago
Friends

New BRMC song + Harvard & Stone NYE party

The BRMC world is really buzzing these days and for good reason! The recently released demo “Ordinary Boy” is apparently getting some great feedback. I’m enjoying it a lot too. I know BRMC’s mailing list is not exactly a secret. I didn’t feel right about sharing the link on my fan site since Read more…

By Liane, ago
Art

A massive Star Wars spoiler (but just a funny joke)

So, thanks BoingBoing and Facebook friends for this pun/groan-worthy pic of a Star Wars spoiler. I expect many people already have seen it after this weekend and so there’s nothing to spoil. Based on Elizabeth Eckhart‘s Star Wars preview, the plot and characters were already revealed.

By Liane, ago
Friends

December already? Too much shooting

This year dragged and flew by somehow. For me, not much happens or changes even though so much goes on around in the world. In an instant, hundreds died in Paris on November 13th. Most at a concert for a band that many of my friends know and love: Eagles of Death Metal. Read more…

By Liane, ago