Excerpts from Electric Degeneration, Degenerate Press' semi-weekly e-zine, free and ad-free. A full episode contains sections for music reviews, upcoming events, blasphemy, classifieds, and anything else we feel like saying. If you'd like to subscribe just contact us.
You can surf the entire archive.
No, it's not some weird pee-fetish site, you pervert, it's the illustrated annotated
version of our Miami trip:
It may take a few minutes to load for you dial-up folks cause I stuck a BUNCH of pictures in there but Im tired of breaking things down and shrinking pictures for those of us out there still using modems. One of these days Im gonna have to get DSL...
Speaking of, degenerate JS sent us this:
Glad you had a good time in Miami. I went there @ 5 years ago and hated it.
Of course, the fellow that was our tour guide wanted to just show us the
South Beach sites and the like and I already feel ugly enough in Atlanta
without being cast in the middle of a Cosmo shoot. I assumed there were some
cool spots around but I never saw 'em. Plus, I heard from a few folks that
live/lived down there that there is virtually NO live music scene. Maybe
that's changed now.
In response, as far as I can tell the live music scene there is still pretty dead compared to Atlanta. Folks would rather be shakin their thangs to two turntables, a trend that is slowly bleeding Atlantas music scene dry.
Figuring wed save a couple bucks, and be closer to home, we skipped other shows in town and headed to Northside Tavern on Saturday for Mudcat. But with a cover of $7 we didnt save a heck of a lot, though their drinks are still a hair cheaper than many bars in town. With this pricing you get a bit more upscale of a crowd than youd expect at Northside too lots of folks from OTP who looked like theyd fit better in Buckhead (or Midtown these days ) But when the band started up all pretensions and snobbery were washed away and everyone hopped and bopped to the upbeat blues party that Mudcat creates, turning the white collar crowd into the blues collar crowd. I hadnt seen them since before they ran off to Europe last fall and theyve got a bushel of new tunes, all done with gusto, a big smile and even bigger talent.
In other news, applications are being taken for the local slots in Music Midtown 2002: http://www.2-tickets.com/news.htm
In case you're new to our broadcast, welcome. We broadcast on Sundays and Wednesdays, unless we're late, or early, or have something better to do, or just don't feel like it. We only post shows and events we recommend, usually from experience, so you're guaranteed to like it or your money back! Of course, this is a free service and you get what you pay for. We encourage you to send in your own reviews, classifieds, poems, prose, perverse pictures, whatever you want in print. If it's strictly for "off the record" please specify!
The desubscribe command for this broadcast is "I'm sure the oil barons in the White House had nothing to do with Enron."
Contact Degenerate Press
Take me to Degenerate Press' home page!
There's no place like home... no place like home...
All content on this site is owned by Degenerate Press and cannot be used without our permission. We have lawyers for friends with nothing better to do than cause trouble (no kidding), so play nice. Copyright © 2002, All Rights Reserved