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RAAB Radio #55: A Rainy Waste of Time in SF

[Grace Jones’ wedding dress, part of an exhibition on postmodernism at the VAM.] As you probably know by now, I spend (nearly) every Saturday night from 10pm-midnight DJing a radio … Continue reading

February 12, 2014 · 2 Comments

Arts Bombast: Guerrilla Girls

Guerrilla Girls were/are a group of anonymous radical artists and activists dedicated to fighting sexism and discrimination in the art world. Around ’85, they started printing cheap, humorous posters with … Continue reading

February 10, 2014 · 1 Comment

Style Ish: Bralettes

On to the frivolous!  Despite the fact that my own tits are probably a bit inappropriately large for this trend, I find myself swapping out my bras for bralettes at … Continue reading

February 6, 2014 · 3 Comments

RAAB Radio #51, 52, 53, 54

I promised myself I wouldn’t blog about anything frivolous (that is, fashion or Twin Peaks-related) until I posted my goddamn radio podcasts. Here they are! All four of January’s superb … Continue reading

February 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

RAAB Radio #50: The German Super(wo)man

Schnaddadeng, I’m on a German kick!  For your enjoyment, I present to you: a new installment of Ribbon Around a Bomb radio, featuring 2 hours of frauen-fronted German-language punk and post-punk. http://podcasts.radiovalencia.fm/ribbon_around_a_bomb/ribbon_around_a_bomb.2013-12-14.2200.mp3Continue reading

January 12, 2014 · 5 Comments

Arts Bombast: Bauhaus Women

I’m sick in bed, and I’ve spent more time than I like to admit today researching women of the Bauhaus movement. There is some really incredible shit to be found … Continue reading

January 10, 2014 · 2 Comments

Style Ish: Androgynous Female Artists

If this is your first time reading, let me take a moment to tell you the absolute number one tenet here on Ribbon Around a Bomb: ALWAYS style over substance. … Continue reading

December 16, 2013 · 3 Comments

RAAB Radio #48: “Quite Honestly, Most Women Bore Me”

There’s a new edition of Ribbon Around a Bomb Radio ready for streaming or download over at Radio Valencia. Click here for 2 thrilling hours of female-fronted punk rock! We … Continue reading

December 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

RAAB Radio #46 and #47

“Mondays are my favorite time of year…” [Pauline Murray] Sorry I’m not sorry for quoting Fat Mike (one of the worst NOFX songs, IMHO, actually) but: totally necessary. Although I’m … Continue reading

November 4, 2013 · 2 Comments

RAAB Radio #45: The Cold Touch of Leather

After getting a digital kick in the ass from Jay over at Dynamite Hemorrhage, I’m trying to be more on my game about posting my podcasts. Here is one from … Continue reading

October 17, 2013 · 4 Comments

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