|29 September, 2016 (01:17pm) |
If you just materialized into this dimension (where there is a letter "j" in the alphabet) via some unique perichoresis, I am pleased to announce that TOOL will be PERFORMING AT THE VOODOO MUSIC and ART EXPERIENCE on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2016 E.V.
SINGLE DAY TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE
And if you're looking for something to wear.
|27 September, 2016 (04:20pm) |
"Corey Helford Gallery proudly welcomes the return of one of LA's favorites, artist Korin Faught and her gorgeously detailed paintings examining the female subject. Her new show, "Lost Days," will mark her fourth solo with the gallery. Faught's exhibit will open in Gallery 2 on Saturday, October 1st from 7-11pm, along with Martin Wittfooth and Hannah Yata in Gallery 1 and 3 respectively. Advance online previews can be requested at firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to sharing this very special exhibition with you."
"With this new group of paintings, I am once again using multiple poses of the same model, thereby creating a 'twin effect', or what I would call a "meta portrait." Thus, my intention is to describe BOTH one moment and all moments - a place that is at once self-referential and omni-referential, which is what we are, have always been, and always will be.
You will discern figures wrapped in bedding, along with flowers, insects and ribbons - all on a flat landscape approaching weightlessness or oneiric rarefaction. Imagine that you've ventured out into a void that is a soft and inviting lake of grey brain matter with lacy edges. Jagged bits of painful memories protrude, promising blistering welts of regret that are ready to blossom into beautiful watery purple bruises. The subjects' poses appear as ritualistic, cleansing and edifying, which furthers my intention towards describing an omnipresent experience.
Blinding pinpoints of light stemming from my own experiences, feelings, and impressions. A body in torment and escape into the mind set ajar. Childbirth, migraines, fevers, bed rest, and photophobia. Tossing in bed, wracked with pain. Lost hours and days beyond time and inside one's mind. Dream Reification, where strange vistas open up and drift away..."
COREY HELFORD GALLERY
|27 September, 2016 (07:49am) |
Monica has posted some more info about MAYNARD'S NOVEMBER 14 reading from his bio, "A Perfect Union of Contrary Things" on the TOOL FACEBOOK PAGE.
|26 September, 2016 (02:26pm) |
Birthday love from all of us today to PLC's great MICHAEL SAVAGE.
|25 September, 2016 (11:07am) |
The SEPTEMBER 26 offering of the MONDAY NIGHT PRO JAMMMZ at the BAKED POTATO includes BILLY STEINWAY on keyboards (appropriately enough). See the other highly accomplished musicians that master of ceremonies John (Volto!) Ziegler has assembled in the flyer below, and remember that all ages are welcome to the 'tator' experience.
|22 September, 2016 (02:41pm) |
On this Autumnal Equinox, I am pleased to introduce DANNY CAREY'S new tee-shirt, entitled "PHEONISTIC CONTINUUM."
The esoteric geometry of "Pheonistic Continuum" hints at the ritualized activation of certain veves of Voudon Gnosticism. By employing the secrets of vudotronics (via ontic broadcasting and nightside presentations), the operator's magickcal circuitry is thereby able to receive outpourings of ultra-mauve radiations and impressions from beyond the hyper-spatial gateway of Daath, which is the physiological interface with the Zothyrian Format. This occult hyper-chemistry involving the science of amplified vudotronics is used to detect and investigate realms of abstract essences in the magickal imagination (i.e. Daathian gnosis.)
Inspired, in part, by the research and teachings of the highly controversial Michael Bertiaux concerning the dark mysteries of the "La Couleuvre Noire" papers and 'secret' techniques for developing magickal machines as described in the underground occult classic "The Voudon Gnostic Workbook", the tee's graphics suggest inter-dimensional "voltigeurs" who engage in traffic with the denizens beyond the pylon of Daath by employing a highly-energized "mirroir-fantastique." (Note: As a caveat to any would-be experimenters, we have added to the design a D.C. sigil using letters from the Voodoo alphabet, which should be mentally eliminated in the synthesis of the [E]Legba - Danbe veves.)
|22 September, 2016 (08:09am) |
Birthday cheers today to Al Jones!
|20 September, 2016 (04:26pm) |
I must be living under a rock because it was just brought to my attention that DANNY will be the guest drummer on the LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS SHOW starting on the WEEK of Monday, SEPTEMBER 26. Now that I mention it, does anyone have a house truck for sale?
|20 September, 2016 (04:15pm) |
Here's a reminder that DANNY will be performing with the one and only DOUG WEBB ALL STARS TONIGHT (SEPT 20) at the (in unison) BAKED POTATO jazz club in STUDIO CITY, CA. All AGES WELCOME TO THIS SHOW.
|18 September, 2016 (10:00am) |
With today being "NATIONAL CHEESEBURGER DAY", check out this beast of a burger that LaraLee ordered at the 89AGAVE CANTINA during a recent trip to Sedona, Arizona. The "MACHACA BURGER" is topped with grilled short rib, green chili sauce, goat cheese, roasted poblano pepper, avocado aioli, and is served with chili-dusted fries. (Goddamn I hope JACK doesn't try this!). National Cheeseburger Day aside, the heathen near-vegan (who ordered divorced-style enchiladas without cheese) posts this as a warning to others. Needless to say, the Machaca burger really packs a wallop - so much so that 10 minutes later your major concern won't be having paid $13.00 for a margarita...
Photo by BMB
|18 September, 2016 (09:16am) |
"Join Maynard for a reading from and questions about his forthcoming biography, A Perfect Union of Contrary Things on Nov. 22 at The Montalban (tickets: http://www.axs.com/.../maynard-james-keenan-a-perfect-union-o...)" CHECK OUT THE REST OF THIS ARTICLE (POSTED BY MONICA) on the TOOL FACEBOOK PAGE.
|18 September, 2016 (09:03am) |
DANNY will be the special guest drummer for the SEPTEMBER 19 offering of the MONDAY NIGHT PRO JAMMMZ at THE BAKED POTATO in STUDIO CITY. ALL AGES WELCOME!
|18 September, 2016 (08:55am) |
A reminder that DANNY will be performing with VOLTO! at COMPLEX in Glendale on SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 24th. Ultra-fusion by some of L.A.'s best players.
|17 September, 2016 (09:35am) |
With the 20th anniversary of the release of TOOL's "Aenima" CD coming on October 1, there is a personal recollection of its strong influence by Greg Taylor on his DAILYGRAIL website. Included in the article is a message for fans of both the 'Grail' and Tool about a chance to win a copy of the CD signed by Danny Carey. More details later.
|17 September, 2016 (09:13am) |
Birthday cheers today to ANN CHIEN from Tool Management.
|16 September, 2016 (04:37pm) |
The Voodoo Music + Arts Experience Lineup by Day is out, with TOOL performing on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29. 1-Day and 3-Day tickets are NOW on sale.
|15 September, 2016 (08:33am) |
DANNY will be performing with THE WEBB ALL STARS (including Doug Webb, John Ziegler, Mitch Forman & Jimmy Earl) at the BAKED POTATO jazz club in STUDIO CITY, Cali. The show will be TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, and ALL AGES are welcome. $25.00