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A Perfect Day in Akron, Ohio with Rhea Butcher

Rhea Butcher. Photo by Megan Thompson

Rhea Butcher is having a moment. That’s how you start an article when you’re writing about a comedian who just made their late night debut on Conan, is about to star in her first TV show (“Take My Wife,” which she co-created with her wife Cameron Esposito for NBC’s digital platform Seeso) and is releasing her debut comedy record in the span of a few months. 2,038 more words

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wimps - The Soda Bar, San Diego -June 29, 2016

[photos by Happy Place Media

After guitarist Rachel Ratner announced they were going to play “a bunch of songs in a short amount of time”, … 475 more words

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Hari Kondabolu Once Performed Stand-Up in a Tornado Shelter, and Other Tales

Hari Kondabolu. Photo by Tawni Bannister

Signing to Kill Rock Stars back in 2014 was a surreal moment for Hari Kondabolu. For one thing, he’s a comedian and they’re an indie rock label. 2,809 more words

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Songs about writing: The Decemberists - Engine Driver

Several weeks ago I took a new job that has left me run ragged from the pace but has also allowed me to pay my bills so fair trade. 468 more words


wimps open for Katie Von Schleicher at the Soda Bar

I was 21 years old when MTV started back in 1981 and it was pretty awesome back then. Before that all we got was Don Kirshner’s Rock Concert… 117 more words

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Katie Von Schleicher, wimps + Gravyyard play the Soda Bar

I know everyone is wondering, “what show should I go to Wednesday night this week – there’s no one playing that I’ve heard of…”

The answer is easy – get to the… 83 more words

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