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June 2010

Angst of the Britney Petroleum Disaster

LEAVE BRITNEY/BP ALONE!!!!!!!!!!! Remember the great Britney apologist? ? Who among us could forget? It was an instant YouTube classic. Leave it to a Texas politician to top that moment in pop culture history. I dare you to compare the drama, the angst, the pure pop emo of the two …

Art blog #26/ MATA HARI #4

A few new photo images of Mata Hari today, all by Wallery, I think. You will find a blurb of info on Mata Hari, plus some additional images, on this page about propaganda cardsin the Great War. Actually, more to the point today, I’ve been working with some new pens …

MATA HARI #4

FYI, the next Austin appearance of Jon Dee Graham & Jesse Sublett’s Murder Ballad Show is Fri. July 23, at Evangeline Cafe. Also: Noir At the Bar, featuring author/musicians Tony O’Neill (Sick City, Down & Out on Murder Mile) and Jesse Sublett (Rock Critic Murders, Never the Same Again: A …

YOUR DAILY MATA HARI #2

Posted June 8, 2010. You may have arrived here via the Your Daily Mata Hari page. If so you know that these posts are devoted to images of the Dutch dancer and courtesan named Margaretha Geertruida “Grietje” Zelle MacLeod, better known by her artistic name, Mata Hari. Born August 7 …

Art Blog #25 & Wolf Gig update 6.3.10

HOWLIN WOLF BIRTHDAY SHOW UPDATE: The gig is Thursday June 10. That’s the day, 100 years ago, Howlin Wolf was born. Everything is shaping up beautifully for the show. We’ve got lots of great guests and 4 super solid Austintatious ensembles assembled to pay tribute to the works of this …