Thursday, January 29, 2009
YO DOO February 2009
YO DOO is a brand spanking new art + comix + small press + record fair that happens on the first Saturday of every month at New York City's Cake Shop. See + hear + buy + trade with the cream of D.I.Y. crop on both floors of the store, followed by a special live musical performance! Admission is free!
YO DOO MART + FAIRE premieres Saturday, February 7th from Noon til 7pm, followed by live performances by LOVE PANTHER and SICK WEAPONS.
+++FEBRUARY 2009 VENDORS+++
PictureBox is a Grammy Award winning publisher and visual culture studio based in Brooklyn, New York. Led by art director Dan Nadel, PictureBox specializes in bringing artists’ visions to print in startling and unexpected ways. Dan Nadel art directs and overseees all PictureBox projects, from CDs to posters to books.
FINGERED MEDIA INC.
Fingered Media Inc. was formed at the beginning of 2006 to produce the video magazine, Fingered DVDzine, to assist and collaborate with artists and musicians on video projects, and to to help create and foster a positive, progressive, and community-based culture. Through its DVD series, Fingered provides a unique medium for new and emerging artists to be seen and heard by audiences around the world. Previous issues have documented art/music scenes growing in Brooklyn, San Francisco, Mexico City, Montreal and Los Angeles.
Hugpatch Records is a boutique indiepop record label based out of Brooklyn, New York and Los Angeles, California. Hugpatch is home to The Besties, YellowFever, Nosoträsh, The Specific Heats, Monster Bobby, The Lil’ Hospital and The Toothaches. In 2007 and 2008, Hugpatch was one of the organizers of the NYC Popfest (http://www.nycpopfest.org). The label also produces an internet radio show for the American Apparel radio station, Viva-Radio.
CRYPTIC CAROUSEL RECORDS
Cryptic Carousel Records is a label with a focus on art that is honest and passionate. Cryptic Carousel is releasing music on multiple formats starting with cassette tapes and CD-Rs for now and vinyl releases in the future.
ABANDON SHIP RECORDS
Abandon Ship Records is a Brooklyn based tape, CD-R and recently vinyl label moving into it’s 2nd year. Caters toward the psyche, noise, folk and drone genres.
Heartbreakbeat Records is a small DIY label based out of NYC, some of our artists include Vincent Black Shadow, The New Flesh, Hundreds & Thousands. Heartbreakbeat will be selling CDs LPs and tapes at severely discounted prices!
TOM TOM MAGAZINE
A magazine about ladies who drum.
Brooklyn based illustrator Danny Hellman will be selling copies of his book TYPHON Vol. 1, a full color comics anthology featuring work by forty cartoonists from around the world. Hellman will also have signed, limited edition screenprints for sale.
BIG APPLE GRAPHIKXZ
Named by Forbes’ Misforune 500 as the most undeservedly impoverished artisians of the 21st century, BK Broylerz and Bald Eagles are just a couple of Outlaws making the best in affordable DIY fringe art for the avid instant messenger generation: original art, prints, clothing, digital video discs, defunct analog audio reel cassettes, and blue collar elbow grease manifested into living breathing objects d’art, whatever that means.
Matthew Thurber will be selling Ambergris comic books and zines, silkscreen prints, and cassette tapes from his new books-on-tape label, Potlatch I Gather. Rebecca Bird will be in the house with Mystery Items.
Rob makes psychedelic screen prints, t-shirts, buttons and band posters.
Noah Lyon’s got brilliant one inch buttons, zines and other treats designed to make you smile.
Cassette tape label based in Brooklyn determined to bring you the boundless listening pleasure and frenzied excitement that only a quality high fidelity cassette tape can bring. TAPE A VACATION.
Assorted comics, zines, books, records, foil art and more from Fractious Press, Mountain Landis Records and friends.
Agog and agaggle! The Loud Objects set sail for a feral reimagination of circuit bending. Loftily wielding soldering irons, these heroic lads from New York City wire up musical circuits and gerrymander lo-fi electronic noise.
…and of course CAKESHOP/CAPESHOK will be representing, selling the contents of the old record store area at salvage prices, NEW CDs 1/2 off, hidden vinyl gems from the vault etc etc
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