Andrew John Leonard Fletcher (8 July 1961 – 26 May 2022) DM

Andrew John Leonard Fletcher (8 July 1961 – 26 May 2022), sometimes known as Fletch, was an English keyboard player, DJ and a founding member of the electronic band Depeche Mode. In 2020, Fletcher was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Depeche Mode.[1] In the late 1970s, Fletcher and schoolmate Vince Clarke formed the short-lived band No Romance in China, in which Fletcher played bass guitar. In 1980, Fletcher met Martin Gore at the Van Gogh pub on Paycocke Road in Basildon. With Clarke, the trio, now all on synthesizer, formed another group called Composition…

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76-year-old dissident artist Yelena Osipova

Yelena Andreyevna Osipova (Russian: Елена Андреевна Осипова; born November 11, 1945)[1] is an artist and political activist from Saint Petersburg.[2][3] She became popularized in the media as “grandmother for peace” when she was arrested for protesting against the Russian invasion of Ukraine.[4][5] Life Osipova’s parents were survivors of the Siege of Leningrad, but the rest of her family died.[6] Her grandmother had previously worked as a security guard in the Russian Museum. Osipova studied at the Tavricheskaya Art School.[7] Osipova is known for participation in public protests, with placards she has made herself. She has a distinctive artistic style,…

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Rope Dart

Rope dart or rope javelin (simplified Chinese: 绳镖; traditional Chinese: 繩鏢; pinyin: shéng biāo), also known as Jōhyō in Japanese, is one of the flexible weapons in Chinese martial arts. Other weapons in this family include the meteor hammer, flying claws, Fei Tou flying weight, and chain whip. Although the flexible weapons share similar movements, each weapon has its own specific techniques. The rope dart is a long rope (usually 3–5 metres or 10–16 feet) with a metal dart attached to one end. This was a weapon from ancient times, which allows the user to throw the dart out at a long-range target and…

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The DALLAS Arts District is Open!

March 2022 Events Sightings: Olivia Block Now – April 24 | Paid In-Person EventNasher Sculpture CenterExperience Olivia Block’s new sound installation titled The Speed of Sound in Infinite Copper made from recordings of Harry Bertoia’s soundings sculptures. PURCHASE TICKETS Arts & Letters Live: We Are Not Like Them March 1 | Paid In-Person EventDallas Museum of ArtCo-authors Christine Pride an Jo Piazza discuss We Are Not Like Them, a powerful and poignant exploration of race in America today. PURCHASE TICKETS A.I.M. By Kyle Abraham March 4-5 | Paid In-Person EventTITAS/UNFILTERED at Moody Performance HallKyle…

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the Human Project by Artstrada magazine

Exoskeletons are certainly not new to the human race. Nor are environmental protections provided by suits or attire that humans wear in everyday functions of society. Deep Sea Divers, Nuclear reactors, Chemical spill cleanups.. Military warfare. But what has not been done, is the fusing of all the systems and knowledge and wisdom of all of these technologies and ideas into a single concept to house the human being. Sure we have tremendously expensive housing. Mansions, Bunkers, Castles.. you name it. but what the human race really needs is: A…

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Burning Flipside TX : May 26–30, 2022: Apache Pass River Theatre

Burning Flipside will be held over Memorial Day Weekend, May 26–30, 2022, near the campgrounds of Apache Pass River Theatre, on the private grounds north of the San Gabriel River, just outside the town of San Gabriel, TX. BURNING FLIPSIDE SURVIVAL GUIDE Top stories Ticket Requests Open / Make art happen! posted Feb 15th, 2022 Ticket Requests Open / Make art happen! Posted on February 15, 2022 Flipside Ticket Request is open right meow! Rejoice, for the prophecy has come true! On the 14th of February in this year of our lord…

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LONDON GRAMMAR THE NEW ALBUM – CALIFORNIAN SOIL IS OUT NOW

LONDON GRAMMAR: After three years of hard work, a lot of self-reflection, soul searching, terrifying experimentation and vulnerability our third album is finally out. https://www.londongrammar.com TOUR INFO 2022 London Grammar are an English indie pop band formed in Nottingham in 2009. The band consists of Hannah Reid, Dan Rothman and Dominic ‘Dot’ Major.[5][9] Their debut extended play, Metal & Dust, was released in February 2013 by Metal & Dust Recordings,[10] while their debut album, If You Wait, was released in September 2013. The album reached number two on the UK Albums Chart and was certified double platinum by the British Phonographic Industry (BPI). The band’s…

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Post-Punk Compilation 1-5 by BarNoir

“Bar Noir is a hidden place at the heart of all grey and faceless cities. Just close your eyes for a while and hear how it beats.” Post-punk is a broad genre of rock music that emerged in the late 1970s as musicians departed from the raw simplicity and traditionalism of punk rock, instead adopting a variety of avant-garde sensibilities and non-rock influences. WikipediaCultural origins: Late 1970s; United KingdomStylistic origins: Punk rock; avant-garde; dub; funk; electronic; krautrock; disco; art rock; free jazz; world; glam rock; art popOther names: New musickParent genres: Punk rock, Rock, Funk, Glam rock, Reggae, MORE

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Nine Inch Nails / Ministry / Nitzer Ebb 9/24/22 – Cleveland, OH – Blossom Pavilion

Exclusive Event / One Night Only Nine Inch Nails / Ministry / Nitzer Ebb on 9/24/22 – Cleveland, OH – Blossom Pavilion Tickets/Info The Next Sale Will Begin on Tue, Feb 8 @ 10:00 am EST Blossom Music Center [website] This site is not affiliated or sponsored by Live Nation, Ticketmaster or Blossom Music Center. This site links to resale tickets to events at Blossom Music Center. See Disclaimer. Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio is the home of the famous “Blossom Music Center”. The well known music venue was built as an…

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Meow Wolf is bringing an ‘interdimensional portal’ to Austin for SXSW 2022

Meow Wolf is Coming to SXSW 2022 Meow Wolf is partnering up with Spatial to bring a pop-up installation to SXSW in Austin, Texas!  “ So we found a portal to Texas. You know what that means? Meow Wolf is coming to SXSW in collaboration with Spatial! Our partner Spatial will take visitors on an enthralling adventure with a whole new never before seen Meow Wolf experience. Spatial can transform and enhance everything about a space—by auditorial transferring attendees to a completely new reality involving immersive audio. Spatial will be…

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The Holocaust Through the Eyes of a Maus (Art Spiegelman)

What can a comic book artist tell us about the Holocaust? Upon Reflection host Marcia Alvar speaks with Art Spiegelman, Pulitzer Prize-winning creator of the graphic novels “Maus: A Survivor’s Tale” and “Maus II.” In this 1991 video from the University of Washington, Speigelman ruminates about his own parents’ survival in the Holocaust and how he developed a better sense of their generation through story depiction. The tiny pictures of Maus use anthropomorphic characters to relate the war between German and Jew or “cat and mouse.”

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Thierry Mugler French Fashion ICON has died

Manfred Thierry Mugler (French pronunciation: ​[manfʁɛd tjɛʁi myɡlɛʁ]; 21 December 1948 – 23 January 2022) was a French fashion designer, creative director and creative adviser of Mugler. In the 1970s, Mugler launched his eponymous fashion house; and quickly rose to prominence in the following decades for his avant-garde, architectural, hyperfeminine and theatrical approach to haute couture.[1][2] He was one of the first designers to champion diversity in his runway shows, which often tackled racism and ageism, and incorporated non-traditional models such as drag queens, pornstars, and transgender women.[3][4] In 2002, he retired from the brand, and returned in 2013 as the creative adviser.[5]…

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CIRCOLOCOIBIZA FEB 25 @CONCOURSE PROJECT

Who’s ready to go loco with us and @circolocoibiza on Feb 25th? Don’t miss @marcocarola + @MichaelBibi1 + @GuyGerber + @ChloeCaillet 10pm – 5am – tickets on sale Thursday Jan 27th at 12pm ct. http://concourseproject.com The Concourse Project is an indoor-outdoor music and special event venue in Austin, TX located by the south terminal of the airport. Come experience the ever-changing layouts and infinite possibilities at the warehouse turned destination venue tailored towards world class production and talent. Most shows take place inside the 15,000+ square foot main event hall…

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TOP 10 VIRTUAL MUSEUMS!

 the top 10 virtual museums: Tour 1,200+ of the world’s most famous museums from the comfort of your living room! The British Museum, London Guggenheim Museum, New York Musée d’Orsay, Paris National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul Pergamon Museum, Berlin Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles Uffizi Gallery, Florence MASP, São Paulo National Museum of Anthropology, Mexico City Among the top institutions listed are the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, which boasts the largest collection of the Dutch Post-Impressionist’s oeuvre; the Uffizi Gallery in Florence, home to Botticelli’s Renaissance masterpiece Primavera;…

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Tiësto TRIP: experience | March 31st — April 3rd, 2022 | Cancún, MX | 18+

March 31st — April 3rd, 2022 | Cancún, MX | 18+ Learn more An International Tiësto experience that explores the local region sonically and culturally. from $639 Secure your spot for $100 An International Tiësto experience that explores the local region sonically and culturally* Must be 18+ at time of travel – No entry at hotel or venues allowed without valid ID If material suppliers such as flights, hotels or restaurants and bars are not able to operate due to COVID-19 related government restrictions, such as lockdowns or no large…

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When We Were Young Fest | Oct 22nd 2022 @ Las Vegas Festival Grounds

When We Were Young @WWWYFest An Epic Lineup of Emo & Rock Bands from the past two decades on October 22nd 2022 at the Las Vegas Festival Grounds. SIGN UP FOR THE PRESALE CODE NOW! TICKETS STARTING AT $19.99 DOWN. PRESALE BEGINS FRIDAY, JANUARY 21ST @10AM PST. from website: Festival Location Las Vegas Festival Grounds 311 W Sahara Avenue Las Vegas, Nevada 89101 Note: Festival grounds are only accessible by walking, rideshare and Las Vegas Monorail. There is NO direct access to the festival grounds for passenger vehicles. Walking If…

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Valieva breaks her own record with incredible short program

Kamila Valeryevna Valieva (Russian: Камила Валерьевна Валиева;[1] born 26 April 2006) is a Russian figure skater. She is the 2022 European champion, the 2021 Rostelecom Cup champion, the 2021 Skate Canada International champion, and the 2022 Russian national champion. Valieva is the current world record holder for the women’s short program, free skating and total scores. She has set nine world records during her career. She is the first woman skater to break the 250- , 260- and 270- point thresholds in the total score, within one season, the first to break the 170- and 180- point thresholds in the free skate, and the…

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Rainy Night Paris Cafe Ambience with Smooth Jazz and Rain Sounds

PARIS: Enjoy this rainy night Paris Cafe Ambience with relaxing smooth jazz music, light rain sounds, and gentle ambient cafe chatter. It’s a rainy spring evening and the streets of Paris, France are glowing with magic and romance. Your seat in a cozy french cafe terrace is the perfect place to soak in the beauty of the city along with some relaxing smooth jazz. Watch the relaxing rain and the gentle movements of Parisians enjoying a night out, and listen to the soothing rain sounds, jazz music, and gentle ambient…

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MAGICAL HARRY POTTER TREEHOUSE! NC

Welcome to Wizard’s Hollow at Treehouses of Serenity! Located near Asheville, North Carolina, this is a magical Harry Potter inspired treehouse! Coming in at about 600sqft, this is a 2-story tiny home treehouse that is chock-full of endless Harry Potter goodies! From a sliding bookshelf that leads to a hidden room to floating candles, owls, and broomsticks- if you’re a Harry Potter fan you certainly won’t be disappointed. SHARE the full tour of this tiny home treehouse with a fellow Harry Potter fan! Link to share: https://youtu.be/NGht0O-aDf0 Hey there, my…

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