Archive for August, 2008

3 Years After Katrina (part 1), DNC Protest Zone, and The Republicrats’ Perpetual Short Change

Tuesday, August 26th, 2008

[ Still from Benh Zeitlin's "Glory at Sea", big winner at SXSW and NOLA Human Rights Film Fest in 2008]
Radical Blurb XTraXTra :
[ Note: u can now use "Page 04" for a chronological LIST of XLT recommended events]
27.8 : 3 Years After Katrina
Movie Nite at Mano’s Bar
ecke skalitzer/lausitzer str. Berlin
Begins 8pm
Special guests:
Panpirat, Cyclown Circus musicians, [...]

The Beijing Six … and The Tibetan 5.4 (Million)… and We the 6.6 (Billion)!

Saturday, August 23rd, 2008

[ Graffitti Research Lab tagging the NSA - Verizon "merger" in NYC following the Congress' amendment to FISA Act on July 9th, expanding Prez Bush's demand for expanded eavesdropping authority. Full Story. ]
Latest news regarding GRL is that co-founder James Powderly is one of The Beijing Six, now being held in custody in China. From [...]

Radical Summer/Fall Blurbs v.10: Hotpsots and long-range action…

Thursday, August 21st, 2008

“The installation of a missile defense system in Eastern Europe is, virtually, a declaration of war.” NOAM CHOMSKY
Excerpt of a support letter from Chomsky to Jan Tamáš with the Non-violent Movement against US bases in Czech Republic.

With the recent confrontations between US and Russia, and NATO being pushed into the game up-to-its- ears in [...]

Radical Summer Blurbs v.9 : the Muse is in the Musika…

Saturday, August 16th, 2008

More musika news ( and links) coming soooon… meanwhile if your in SF, Don’t miss these: Monsters of Accordions OR Mezklah with Fosforo et al !! Ohhh tuff choice, but knowing the migratory Bay Area patterns, the SFsters will go to 12 Galaxies and the East bay will go to the Oakland Bottoms.
Also This news [...]

Podopolog Updates and bits of news : WW5?! brought to you by the Oil Heads

Tuesday, August 12th, 2008

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[ From the film about renegade architect Michael Reynolds, Garbage [...]

Radical Summertime blurbs v.8.1 : Babel Now 8.8.8

Thursday, August 7th, 2008

The next “Babylon Now” set from Dj Shazam + Vj Podinski + special guests is Sept. 5th. Also inbetween is a series of live events including musicians from Iraq on Aug 22. ( link coming soon).

Salut/Salaam/Gruesse arts + praxis organisms!
( mehr auf deutsch unten)
Invite:
8.8.8 Babylon Now
Dj Shazam + Vj Podinski
at Pergamon,
Museum Insel, Berlin
19h-21:30h
Friday, August 8th
a [...]

A few notes about Global Music: A Viewfinder for All Our Relations

Tuesday, August 5th, 2008

This weekend we visited Camp Tipsy, a very non-commercial cultural festival on the outskirts of Berlin. High on the list of inspiring moments (which we are willing to make public in the plogosphere) are as follows… sleeping in a Tipi* while it rains; Jumping in the cool lake waters after not sleeping for more [...]