Author Archives: David Wm. Sims

unFact at Goodbye Blue Monday, June 23, 2010

I’ll be playing an unFact show at Goodbye Blue Monday in Bushwick on June 23, 2010. I’d like to give a big fat shout out to Brian Olin for reaching out and making this happen: The full bill is: Noveller … Continue reading

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Mr. Yow Performs "Monkey Trick"

Never before seen footage of Mr. Yow singing the the vocal track for “Monkey Trick”: Video by Nicholas Morgan.

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Mark Linkous, 1962-2010

I was crushed to hear that Mark Linkous took his own life Saturday.  I had the great honor of playing with Sparklehorse on a 1999 European tour.  Mark was always kind and gracious and that tour will always be a … Continue reading

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It's Not You, It's Me.

Um, I haven’t done a very good job of keeping up my twice-a-week blog post regimen. Just not feeling it lately. The good news is that I’ve been busy with music. I’ve been writing material for a solo bass thing … Continue reading

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Peg Simone and Wrekmeister Harmonies at Issue Project Room Tonight

If you’re in NYC tonight, you should swing by the Issue Project Room to see Peg Simone and Wrekmeister Harmonies.   Here’s some additional information, laboriously cut-and-pasted from the venue’s web site: Peg Simone, out of NYC, employs the slide to … Continue reading

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Give Us All Your Money! Yes, All of It!

Some people have asked if the New Year’s Eve show in Chicago was definitely the last show by the Jesus Lizard.  The honest answer is, I don’t know.  We don’t have any plans to play any more shows right now, … Continue reading

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No 941: Chicago, IL

December 31, 2009 Chicago, IL Metro the Jesus Lizard Disappears Top poster by Jay Ryan

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Throw Away the Tree

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Thomas Shahan's Photos of Beautiful Tiny Beasties

Thomas Shahan has an amazing Flickrstream of his pictures of spiders and insects: Thomas Shahan’s Flickrstream

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Let's Go! Hakodate!

Um… what?

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Happy Hanukkah

Todd Levin answers some of the most common questions about Hanukkah: There were 12 tribes in ancient Israel, six on the National team and another six on the American team. The menorah holds nine candles, with each flame representing one … Continue reading

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"Thunderbird has an unusual flavor all its own."

For your holiday entertaining, James Mason would like you to consider Thunderbird. (hat tip: RW370)

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No. 940: Chicago, IL

November 28, 2009 Chicago, IL Metro the Jesus Lizard Triclops! Poster by Diana Sudyka

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No. 939: Chicago, IL

November 27, 2009 Chicago, IL Metro the Jesus Lizard Model/Actress Poster by Dan Crosshair

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No. 938: Pontiac, MI

November 25, 2009 Pontiac, MI Crofoot Ballroom the Jesus Lizard Easy Action

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No. 937: Milwaukee, WI

November 24, 2009 Milwaukee, WI Turner Hall the Jesus Lizard Ifihadahifi

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No. 936: Baltimore, MD

November 20, 2009 Baltimore, MD Sonar the Jesus Lizard Animal Hospital Double Dagger Top poster by Brad Klausen Bottom poster by Nolen Strals

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No. 935: Washington, DC

November 19, 2009 Washington, DC 9:30 Club the Jesus Lizard Noveller Poster by Jay Ryan

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No. 934: Philadelphia, PA

November 18, 2009 Philadephia, PA Starlight Ballroom the Jesus Lizard Noveller Poster by Dave Hunter

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No. 933: New York, NY

November 17, 2009 New York, NY The Fillmore at Irving Plaza the Jesus Lizard Noveller

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