The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is a festival unlike any other. The 65-year-old whirlwind event lasts the entire month of August and is essentially a free-for-all: interested performers merely have to book their own venue, travel, and accommodation, then show up, self-promote like mad, and pray you ge ... More >>
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When it comes to our musical preferences, we pretend that we value artistic integrity, strong musicianship, and meaningful lyrics above all else. But in truth we often fall for a good gimmick. Whether it' ... More >>
The last time I saw Children of Bodom perform live ended up being one of the strangest nights of my life. That night saw a chain of events that included meeting Rob Lowe, inadvertently being recruited to spend the night caring for a reality-TV star whose drink had been drugged, and spending a 24-hou ... More >>
Check out this "zombie foot" necklace from Etsy seller Spacepearls. The current crafting scene never ceases to surprise me with its strangeness. Why would someone want to wear a tiny foot around their neck? Someone other than Jeffrey Dahmer, that is. We shall never know.
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PR Line of the Day, courtesy of Mod Media Publicity:
"'Love Song for Jeffrey Dahmer,' for instance, is a litany of sado-maso[c]histic acts underscored by a lilting folk-jazz melody, while 'Side of Sane' observes a lover who 'when he came he shot right through her womb/and struck her in the b ... More >>
By Daiana Feuer
King Tut might rise from his fake tomb at the Egyptian Theatre, but Right Said Fred will not be dancing on his head. Richard and Fred Fairbrass were scheduled to perform "I'm Too Sexy" live during the King Tut's Tomb Halloween spectacular on Saturday night in Hollywood.
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Any dude can throw on a dress, spew sassy one-liners, lip-sync the pop diva hit of the moment, and call themselves a queen. But real drag royalty, those who take performing to its most provocative and entertaining heights, are much fewer and further between. L.A.-based bitch goddess, Jackie Beat is ... More >>