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(Aug.10.10) -

Cold War  ---»


Dunno if anyone remembers a little thing called the Cold War, it was that stuff that pretty much Destroyed the World for a couple decades: Cold War (Kholodnaya voyna), 1947–1991: The Cold War – the Berlin Blockade (1948–1949), the Korean War (1950–1953), the Berlin Crisis of 1961, the Vietnam War (1959–1975), the Cuban Missile Crisis […]

(May.14.10) -

Janelle Monae on NPR: Arch Android, Science Fiction  ---»


The Janelle Monae audio interview on NPR today (audio below): “We like to think of The ArchAndroid as an ’emotion picture’ for the mind…”, and she discusses the term “Thrivals”, Octavia Butler, and.. welljustlisten: In an interview with All Things Considered host Michele Norris, Monae talked about the role of fantasy and magic in her […]

(May.05.10) -

How to gift pickle radishes  ---»


first step, get your favorite brand of pickles. second, of course, spend all your hard earned money on coka cola and dispepsi, and after that, listen to the sugary adsales and promotions. and after the diabbbeetes, you can get down to the video: Then, with teh video, yu can fartlek to this classic Cee-lo, Janelle […]

(Apr.14.10) -

Janelle Monae – “The ArchAndroid” Trailer  ---»


Yes, Janelle Monae (all posts), the best of the tuxed Mayweather freedom fighters, has a new trailer on the back of her must-watch Tightrope asylum freshness… the Arch Android, BIA: Janelle Monae – “The ArchAndroid” Trailer (Monae Interview) and YES, thats a CITY ON HER HAT….

(Mar.31.10) -

Janelle Monae, Carla Bley, (and a little Tightrope – Asylum)  ---»


If youve ever listened the the classic “Escalator over the Hill” by early female impresario Carla Bley, you know that the position of genius, big-concept, female composer/performer has been severely under-represented in the history of creation. Luckily, the new performer Janelle Monae (interview), (all posts) seems to be stepping up to the plate. While she’s […]

(Jan.31.10) -

Lady Gaga v. Janelle Monae  ---»


In a followup to lady gaga fanstuff, we have to ask, on the spectrum from noise to order, where do the Lady Gaga vs. Janelle Monae (all posts) similarities fall? Does Monae think gaga is an android for sale? or is it the otherwayaround? If somebody’s saying something about someone, whose saying what about whom? […]

(Nov.26.09) -

Monae on ArchAndroid  ---»


Great little interview clip with Janelle Monae (all posts) on an upcoming project, Arch Android (trailer), centered around Cindi Mayweather. Androids, Community Organizing, freedom and rights narrative… and one of the best upcoming singers and dancers around? The brain must explode.

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