Posts Tagged ‘Eli August’

The Great Midwestern Ballyhoo of 2017


Roll up on September 23rd, 2017 for The Annual Great Midwestern Ballyhoo, celebrating it’s 4th year in historical downtown Lockport, IL along the I & M Canal!

General Admission Includes:

Musical performers: Eli August, Le Percolateur, Mr.

Eli August’s Cinematic Love


In my head, there is a successful marriage of classical music and rock. It’s not the frippery of Emerson, Lake and Plamer’s take on Aaron Copland’s “Fanfare for the Common Man.” I’m thinking about Beethoven’s “Ode to Joy” with a …

Eli August: Is This Darkness



Sometimes production and arrangements go hand in hand. Eli August and the Abandoned Buildings’ Is This Darkness knows which instruments to use for a song and how to record them for the right effect. In this case, there’s just the …

Eli August’s Honey


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Eli August, the troubadour of trouble and woe, and the Abandoned Buildings released the video for “Honey.”


The cast of mourners was directed by The Nerdy Duo. The single paves the way for the upcoming Is This

A Weekend to Remember!



The dance card for the weekend segueing July into August 2015 is booking up quickly! Just look at the itinerary of things to do.

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Thursday July 30: Eli August and the Abandoned Buildings play Martyr’s with Spears & Gears and …

Crowdfunder Roundup



East, west and across the blue Atlantic, opportunities are available to become a patron of the musical arts. Eli August, Unwoman and Victor Sierra are running crowdfunding campaigns. The Americans have taken to for support and the Europeans seek …

The Iron and Jazz Age Is Upon Us


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Vourteque spins electro swing at Rouge on the third Wednesdays of the month and dark country at Dead Roots at Delilah’s on the second Wednesdays of the month. His debut full-length album The Iron and Jazz Age showcases his affinity …

A Journey to TeslaCon 5, or Chicago


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TeslaCon 5 takes a Journey to the Center of the Earth November 7, 8 and 9th, 2014. The well-attended (and sold out!) con provides an immersive experience for steampunks. There will be live music, maker panels, dinosaurs and subterranean mystery. …

Crowdfunding Roundup


EliSeveral steampunk stalwarts are running crowdfunding campaigns. Eli August and the Abandoned buildings are working on an EP. Frenchy and the Punk are recording a new CD. Unwoman is working on an original album. Victor Sierra is trying to come …

What I learned at World Steam Expo III


World Steam Expo, or as “we people” like to call it “WSX”, ended a couple of weeks ago and I must say it was a wiz-bang of a time!

Though not quite as tight as previous years …