Blood on the Stool: Weird Al’s gross-joke riff on Blood on the Wall
Women, Vivian Girls, Muslims, LiveFastDie
Thursday, October 23
photos by Rebecca Smeyne
MyOpenBar, the free-booze guide co-run by our very own camera-killing correspondent Rebecca Smeyne, had their CMJ fete on Thursday night, way the hell out in Bushwick. The Muslims, Vivian Girls, and Women starred; Hotlanta’s Black Lips and their gut-showing bro King Khan showed up, stayed late, and King Khan even guested on a few songs with this cantankerous Swing State punk band LiveFastDie. Apparently these lasses take that last part very seriously: the guitarist clowned a Vice affiliate in the head, who then gushed blood furiously. But it’s all in good punk-rock fun because Vice guy’s still alive and bragging about it on the interwebs. The cops also came and left.
Also, far less interesting, but noteworthy nonetheless: there was almost a mosh pit for Vivian Girls!
P.S. Photos from that night of the Black Lips touching tongues over here.
LiveFastDie take their name very seriously, there with King Khan
The drummer from Women with a woman
LiveFastDie with King Khan in kerchiefed disguise
CMJ killed me too, bro
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on October 27, 2008