Your Crap Archivist brings you the finest in forgotten and bewildering crap culled from thrift stores, estate sales, and flea markets. A stack of souvenir circus programs Date: 1970s and '80s Publisher: Mostly Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey Discovered at: Vintage Thrift Shop, 23rd & 3rd The Cov ... More >>
Down With the Clown?
Workaholics last week Last week's episode of Comedy Central's Wednesday-night Workaholics, a first-season show about recent graduates fumbling through a post-college reality as telemarketers, took place at the Gathering of the Juggalos. From the attention to detail, it was clear creators did their ... More >>
The day before, at Yo La Tengo's show at Maxwell's. Bonnie Prince Billy & the Cairo Gang Town Hall Wednesday, December 9 Better than: Any other band wearing both pajamas and black suits in the course of one night. "Are you deceiving me?" went the first line of the tonight's six-piece opening ban ... More >>
photos by Emily Nemens Bonnie "Prince" Billy April 1 Monster Island Todd Patrick's back from Mexico, and last night our fearless local promoter hosted two very intimate, very sold-out, back-to-back shows for Will Oldham--touring on behalf of his Bonnie "Prince" Billy alter-ego--in Williamsburg's s ... More >>
Bonnie Prince Billy and the Cairo Gang wash up on Monster Island
Maybe you've stopped looking for jobs on Craigslist because it's just too depressing. Well, there are opportunities out there, you slackers, even if they rather stretch the term. Along with the usual bottom-feeding -- "Summer Intern for Wine/Spirits PR Agency" (no pay but the tipples are great! Ha!) ... More >>