Friday, June 20, 2008

Missing - Pal Prometheus: 6' green, bolts in head

Here's a creepily sweet music video for Willoughby's song Frankenstein. We've got two shows coming up with these tuneful scientists and ghouls. June 29 at Tangier and July 14 at Silverlake Lounge - rosy cheeked assistants not included.

Monday, June 2, 2008

Devendra's cult of Jewelry and War

Not sure exactly what it is about Devendra - maybe the Rasputin like hair/beard combo, probably the band of merry neo hippies, definitely the multi-facted talent - but I would follow him off a cliff. He might not seem a likely candidate for Cribs but here he is nonetheless. From a pastoral Laurel Canyon abode, he makes jewelry, remembers powerful influences and generally builds his legions.