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BYG Actuel

12Sep17

Thanks WKCR for running a program last night on BYG Actuel, a French record label that specialized in free jazz from the late ’60s into the ’70s. I was able to catch some Archie Shepp and Arthur Jones, who I’d never heard of, before heading out last night. Some amazing music I’ll keep coming back […]


This comes straight from the newsletter. Glad SSWW is back! Join SSWW founder & director Julia Fierro (and many Sackett writers!) at the launch party for her new novel The Gypsy Moth Summer at powerHouse Arena bookstore in Dumbo. June 6th 7pm powerHouse Arena 28 Adams Street, Brooklyn FREE, open to the public, and ’90s-themed drinks & […]


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Brought to you by the former editors of Crawdaddy!, here’s the launch of NO RECESS!. From the editor, Jocelyn Hoppa: You are looking at the first pages of NO RECESS! Magazine. We will feature neither mindless gossip, clickbait listicles, nor endless briefs on the near-constant churn of typical industry news bits. We are here to […]


My friends make cool stuff. Sarah Forbes Keough is one of ’em and she’s been putting out this cool food zine for years. Put A Egg On It. The photos are spectacular and messy, and so are the stories. Deeply personal, relating to food. Interesting recipes, and Q&As with every kind of person you’d like […]


My friend and cohort, Brian Diedrick, runs the Digital Detachment blog, and it is a must-read. He covers everything from how to use less technology to how to deal with people using too much technology, on a daily/minute-to-minute basis. Go check it out, and detach yourselves. Breathe some fresh air. He’s got it for you.