Posts Tagged ‘Music’

Watch Chains and Lace Next Sunday, July 24!

Jul
17

Watch Chains and Lace greets the steamy summer next weekend! This is an all ages steampunk event in Oak Park, IL. Come one, come all and experience high tea, music, fashion, dancing, art, vendors, acts and more! Tickets are still

Further Impetus to See The Loneliest Monk

Jun
28

We’re a bit smitten with The Loneliest Monk. They make us giddy live. Our earlier post on them described Michelle Morales’ sexy cello appeal. Masked drummer Miles Benjamin comes across as a combination of a dapper jewel thief and …

Chicago Steampunk Event this Saturday!

Jun
01

Come one, come all to Chicago, for this Saturday June 4, we have an extra-ordinary event! Presenting, the Polyphonic Panorama! A night filled with steampunk and vaudeville music, steampunk fashion, pirate humor, fantastic Steampunk art, jewelry and more!

The …

Give a Little Back to the Scene

Apr
20

Steampunk is a vibrant and constantly changing arts, music and fashion movement.  And with that it is, of course, expected that there are some lofty dreamers and thinkers with some even loftier goals.  Fortunately for them, and arguably the rest …

This Week in Steampunk, April 4

Apr
06

A weekly look into what has happened, and will be happening in all that is Steampunk.

Threadless has now this lovely shirt available in their shop in both gentlemen and ladies sizes. For a mere $20 bucks it too can

The Circus as a Steampunk Trope

Feb
14

Regardless of what anyone says, I stand by the notion that steampunk is an impossible idea to ultimately define (at least as I write this it still seems to be). That does not, however, mean it is impossible to …

Steampunk Christmas Party a Clockwork Dream

Dec
31

With a mechanical arm, typewriter key beard, and fanciful monocle on a real wooden hat, Steampunk Santa greeted guests and provided cheer to hundreds at the year’s end Clockwork Christmas! Fancy dressed patrons, steampunk angels, and fortune tellers from miles …

Explorer II Readies Engines for TeslaCon This Weekend

Nov
02

The year is 1880. The wealthy, the well-connected, and the thrill-seeking passengers gather in preparation for the launch of the Explorer II, Royal Britannia’s newest and most advanced Airship. But security remains tight (in light of what happened to the …

The Loneliest Monk Proves Sensuality is Still Alive in Popular Music

Jul
06

by Prof. Joseph Fortesque Mason


It happened when I saw Garo Yellin play with Pere Ubu in the mid-nineties and it happened again with Michelle Morales at Friday, July 2nd’s,  The Loneliest Monk‘s album release show.  There is just …

Clockwork Vaudeville! Mind controlled music, fantastic gadgets and Neo-Victorian fashion!

Mar
07

Clockwork Vaudeville

Chicago’s First Steampunk Dance Party

Saturday March 13th
Exit Nightclub 1315 W. North Ave.
Chicago
9pm – 5am

*STARRING*
THE VARIABLE DR. N presenting the premiere of his new mind controlled, reality bending live show…

“ANACHROCOUSTICA ”

*DJs*