Marc Campbell Occupation:
Musician, writer Interests:
All of it Biography:
Marc Campbell was the lead singer and lyricist for THE NAILS who recorded two critically acclaimed albums for RCA records. He's best known for the cult hit "88 Lines About 44 Women". Later this year, Campbell will be releasing his first solo album, "Tantric Machine". He is also working on a book, 44 WOMEN, an erotic memoir spanning the 60s and 70s, from the hippies to the punks. "Having been passionately involved with the social and artistic revolutions of those decades, I see many connections between the two and how one grew out of the other. 44 WOMEN pays tribute to the power and glory of sex, drugs, rock and roll...and LOVE. It is dedicated to the women in my life who did their best to keep me human". Marc currently lives in Austin, Texas with his beautiful Turkish girlfriend and his chihuahua Freddy. He likes good wine, rock and roll and hardboiled detective novels. He agrees with Timothy Leary that "intelligence is the ultimate aphrodisiac".
09.20.14 / Keanu Reeves wants to blow your face off
09.16.14 / 20,000 Days On Earth: The agony and ecstasy of Nick Cave
08.29.14 / The Ramones on the Jerry Lewis Telethon
03.20.14 / Youth gone wild: San Francisco street gangs of the 1960s set to a bongo blasting beat
03.19.14 / High flying Byrd: Long overdue documentary on Gene Clark is essential viewing
Paul Gallagher Occupation:
Writer, blogger, friendly, neighborhood word-slinger. Interests:
Books, art, film, theater, tea and symphonies. Biography:
Writer, blogger, dog-walker. Producer and Director of TV documentaries. Born in East Kilbride, lives in Glasgow, Scotland.
09.19.14 / Pricasso: The artist who uses his penis as a paintbrush (NSFW)
09.18.14 / Get hip to the Vout-O-Reenee of Slim Gaillard’s musical genius
09.17.14 / Out with the Outcasts: Meet the biker gang from ‘Alan Partridge’ country
09.17.14 / Keeping your eyes and mind busy: Jasper Johns Ideas in Paint
09.16.14 / Lemmy’s mole sings ‘Ace of Spades’
Amber Frost Occupation:
Freelance writer, Musician, and I'm the Girl Friday of Socialism Interests:
rock 'n' roll, activism, US culture, New York Biography:
I'm in love with Rock 'n' Roll, and I'll be out all night.
09.19.14 / Dear God. Some rich guy is trying to produce a suit/onesie hybrid called ‘The Suitsy’
09.18.14 / ‘Local Grandmother Quilts Giant Penises’ (SFW)
09.18.14 / Watch Martin Scorsese’s bloody 1967 anti-Vietnam War short, ‘The Big Shave’
09.17.14 / Let Sir George Martin show you how to ‘produce’ a perfect martini
09.16.14 / Home movies of the Beats: Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, Lucien Carr, Mary Frank and a gaggle of kids
Jason Schafer Occupation:
Librarian/Media Specialist, Semi-retired rock weirdo Interests:
American Counterculture, Information Systems, Off-Grid Farming, Freaks, Ohio Rock n' Roll Biography:
I was born in Wheeling, West Virginia, and then moved a lot, living in Houston, TX, Pittsburg, PA, Wheeling (Again), Erlanger, KY, Cincinnati, OH, New York, NY, Kent, OH and Chicago, IL before finally settling down in Cleveland in 2000.
I grew up on a skateboard during a time when you got beaten-up for doing so.
For the past 20 years, I've played in bands from Kentucky and Ohio that you've never heard of, all of them pretty good.
I have a Master's Degree in Library and Information Science.
I'm married to my pal, Lisa, a social activist and musician. We have two kids that we're trying to turn into conscientious, non-uptight American citizens. Some day, we'll all live on a farm.
01.12.14 / Harvey Pekar’s pal and ‘Genuine Nerd’ Toby Radloff hilariously croons about cocaine
01.07.14 / Studs Terkel interviews a very young Bob Dylan in 1963 and it’s incredible
01.01.14 / Happy New Year! Weird versions of ‘Auld Lang Syne’ performed on theremins!
12.30.13 / Lester Bangs predicts the future of rock n’ roll in 1980
12.30.13 / Zany geologist suggested bombing Japan’s volcanoes to force unconditional surrender in 1944
Oliver Hall Occupation:
Writer, editor, musician Interests:
Cranks, crackpots, revolutionaries, mystics Biography:
"Looks like Elvis after 20 years in the fucking coffin."
Someday, I hope to publish an anthology of bad advice for young people.
09.12.14 / ‘Beach Ball’: Having a beach party with Scott Walker, 1965
09.11.14 / CPO Punky: Don Rickles meets The Dickies, 1978
09.10.14 / The Clash’s forgotten years, 1984-1986
09.05.14 / Julian Cope plays the first Phoenix Festival wearing a yellow jockstrap, 1993
09.03.14 / Days of wine and roses: The Dream Syndicate live at Tower Records, 1982