NXNE 2013: 16 picks, Off The Beaten Path

NXNE 2013 is upon us.  Everyone wants your attention. Without a doubt the buzz of ‘what’s hot’ and ‘the places Read more

I Play Records - Vol 7: THE PRETENDERS first LP

I play Records: The Pretenders first LP I was just in my local record emporium, Eastside Records in Tempe, AZ, Read more

So, This Happened: Poetry In Voice 2013

So, this happened; Poetry In Voice. National Finals May 15th, 2013. Isabel Bader Theatre. Toronto. One of my favorite events Read more

Hot Docs 2013 Review: Good Ol' Freda and Our Nixon

SASSYTIDBITS caught the following two films, Good Ol' Freda and Our Nixon, at Hot Docs.  Both films feature rarely seen footage, images and Read more

Hot Docs 2013 Review: The Punk Singer & Pussy Riot - A Punk Prayer

SASSYTIDBITS caught the following two films, The Punk Singer and Pussy Riot - A Punk Prayer, at Hot Docs. Both films explore how the Read more

Hot Docs 2013 Review: Elena & Wrong Time Wrong Place

SASSYTIDBITS caught Elena and Wrong Time Wrong Place at Hot Docs. The tragedy in each film comes with a the message of love Read more

Hot Docs 2013: Les Blank Retrospective, Program 1 The Maestros

We had the good fortune to be able to secure a few advance screeners for some of our top Hot Read more

Same Seven: The Milk Carton Kids

Every week we ask people the same seven questions This week meet: Kenneth Pattengale and Joey Ryan The Milk Carton Kids Eagle Rock, Read more

So, This Happened: Patti Smith

So, This Happened; Three nights of pure bliss with Patti Smith March 7, 2013; Patti Smith – An Evening of Read more

Review: Sandra Bernhard, I Love Being Me, Don't You?

When we heard Sandra Bernhard was going to be in town performing her acclaimed one woman show “I Love Being Read more

Today’s Tidbits – July 17, 2012

Morrissey in Concert - BrazilPolaris Prize short list nominees, Twickenham Film Studios to keep filming, Morrissey wouldn’t accept knighthood (like Paul did), London Olympics sponsor Dow Chemicals target of art installation, Sheen talks Idol rumours, Depp to star in next Anderson pic, Android for blind users, European galleries off the beaten path

Polaris Prize short list announced, includes Drake, Feist & more
from CBC

Historic Twickenham Film Studios (Scrooge, Blade Runner, A Fish Called Wanda) saved for production
from The Guardian

Morrissey would never accept title, slams McCartney for doing so
from The Huffington Post

Controversial London multimedia installation aimed at Olympic sponsor Dow Chemicals
from ArtInfo

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Today’s Tidbits – June 20, 2012

3D Pac-Man street art3D Pac Man street art, 30 year “Life In Hell” over for Matt Groening, iconic interviews with Ella Fitzgerald, Bob Dylan donated to Library Of Congress, Monsters’ University teaser trailer, Swype keyboard for Android gets major upgrade, Deadmau5 makes cover of the Rolling Stone, Pendulum calls it quits, vampires vs. zombies, who wins?

Incredible 3D Pac Man street art in the Netherlands
from Mashable

Matt Groening ends more than 30 year run of comic strip “Life In Hell”
from the New York Times

Interviews by Ella Fitzgerald, Paul McCartney, Bob Dylan and more donated to the Library Of Congress
from the New York Daily News

First teaser trailers for the Monsters prequel Monsters’ University
from Gawker

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Today’s Tidbits – June 13, 2012

CBGB toilet

Actual CBGB toilets & cash register to appear in film, battle over ‘Painter Of Light’ Thomas Kinkade’s $66M estate, Colbert wants to take over @Sweden, get iOS6 features on your Android now, London Olympics bad for local music festival scene, massive Chinese contemporary art donation to Hong Kong museum, mobile entertainment revenues set to exceed $65B by 2016, Britney’s Blackout album added to Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame

CBGB movie will feature actual toilets, cash register
from Spin

Battle brewing between widow & mistress over $66M estate of ‘Painter Of Light’ artist Thomas Kinkade
from The Daily Mail

Colbert’s #artificialswedener already trending as he makes case for taking over @Sweden
from Mashable

How to get iOS 6’s best new features in Android right now
from Lifehacker

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Today’s Tidbits – April 30, 2012

Acceptable Twitter, Black Sabbath, Village Voice child porn?, Pepsi POP culture, Electronic Warner Bros. Film Scripts, Sundance takes London, Pokemon Art, Ice Cream Sandwich on your phone, Courtney Love Art, Art sell off, LG cloud….

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In The News – April 3, 2012

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In The News – March 12, 2012

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