It’s that time of year again for the annual Bill Soberanes Memorial Petaluma Whiskerino facial hair contest… This year it’s at the Phoenix Theater with The Dixie Giants providing the music. Come cheer the beard!
I think metal and swagger are a really good fit.
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What a delight. Please watch this little, um, documentary before heading to their Institute’s website.
Warning: this is from one of the more addicting Tumblrs out there. Link at bottom…
And they’re not all actresses … See the rest »
This new music video for the SoCal band LA Takedown is Michael Mann-ish in the most awesome of ways. Beyond the connection with the band name itself, the vid practically throws a pastel blazer on you and gives you a high five. Thankfully it takes its time pushing up the sleeves. Sit back and let it unfold.
Cheers to Director Matt Hewitt and crew.
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Epic Music Vid: The Singers ‘Firecoat’ by Matt Hewitt
Halloween Gross Out: “Taxidermied Alive” Music Video by Barfth
WTF: Bizarre Ghana Commercial for Cargo Gin Bitters
Peek: Neon Indian Play Pre-Show at TBWA \ Chiat \ Day
KYEO: LA Street Art by Buff Monster, Invader, Cali Killa, Mr. Brainwash, Alec, Shark Toof
MP3: Com Truise Free EP “Cyanide Sisters”
Some new-ish tunes that’ve been swirlin’ around the ÜÜ. The Wise Blood track just dropped a couple days ago and it’s been on repeat ever since. Enjoy thoroughly.
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Well here’s a reason to go to Florida … Duff Beer on Tap (made by Florida Beer Company) and Flaming Moes at Universal Orlando Simpson’s Springfield!
…Watch the Season 1–4 Recap:
Pretty impressive simplification of a very un-simple story. Further clarity can be found on their interactive Venture Family Tree Map:
Venture Bros: Original Storyboards from Season 3 on eBay
Cool: Fraternal Fist Bump, Circa 1890s
Freebie: The Venture Bros. Skull Patch and Game are Go!
Venture Bros: Action Figures and Season 4.5 Trailer
Fail: Vintage CHiPs and Dukes of Hazzard Action Figures
In 2012, a like-minded fan sent in a drawing of an IPA-D2 keg projecting a holographic Princess Leia, and this year fans are sending in more:
Check out the May The 4th Gallery at Lagunitas »
Epic List: May the 4th Be With You … Lagunitas, Rancho Obi-Wan, Churchkey SF, LEGO, and more
Stay on Target: Epic X-Wing Beard
The Bark Side: VW Canine Choir does Star Wars ‘Imperial March’
Fear The Jedi Beard: Pics from SF Giants Star Wars Day
This was all shot with a RED Epic-equipped gyrostabilized camera platform, The GSS C520. “A portable 5-axis system that houses a range of leading digital cinema cameras, like the Epic and Sony F55, while also capable of integrating future advancements in camera technology”. Whoa. Check out what else Teton Gravity Research is up to (no pun intended).
Out of the 250+ pages of craft beer labels from the 100+ craft breweries in the CRAFT BEERDS book, there’s more Irish-ish / red-bearded labels than you can shake a shilialey at. These are a few favorites…
GRAY’S BREWING “BUSTED KNUCKLE”
Visit Gray’s Brewing.
SHORT’S BREW “UNCLE STEVE’S IRISH STOUT”
This has so much awesome I don’t even know where to begin. Visit Short’s Brewing here.
A ST. PATRICK’S DAY SOUNDTRACK See the rest »
We’ll all be drinkin’ out of gold koozies when this stuff comes out…
This May, according to BeerPulse, thee Iron Maiden is releasing a branded beer called Trooper Ale.
“Being a real ale enthusiast, vocalist Bruce Dickinson has developed a beer which has true depth of character. Malt flavours and citric notes from a unique blend of Bobec, Goldings and Cascade hops dominate this deep golden ale with a subtle hint of lemon.“
Video of the real Iron Maiden beer w/ Bruce Dickinson below…
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