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Thursday, September 6, 2007

Music is not Art

Thank You , Thank You, Thank You to everyone who came together to make Shangri-la a successful event. Even with the newly incorporated traveling aspect of the event, we managed to raise over $600 for the Grace Church Feed the Hungry Breakfast Program last Saturday. I wanted to especially thank Christine Goodman from Art House for letting us use their lovely space and the Lamp Post for hosting the last 4 bands and the dance party. Thanks to Norm for the lights, Ken for cooking. Orlando, Kayt, Tim and Joseph for reorganizing the garage. Brooks for helping with sound and finally , I'd also like to thank the Fire Academy for bestowing us with the Best Performance in a Unnecessary Drama Award.

This Friday is JC Friday. a full listing of events is at The Mary Benson Gallery (not listed), will also be open from 7 to 11 pm with September Selects a group show (see flyer to right) After all of the wine glasses and cheese plates are empty, 58 will be open from 10 pm to 11 pm to view the Trust Your Struggle "of Love and Riots". If you are all arted out on Friday. Stop by on Saturday Night for the closing party. It runs from 7 to 11 pm , or as stated on their flyer "until someone passes out. " Timmy no repeat performance thank you. Wear something nice, they will be filming.

As always, you can catch a local band NOT PLAYING in Jersey City tonight. Both the Special Moves and Houston McCoy are playing at Lit Lounge in New York. On Saturday, The Milwaulkees celebrate their record release of American Anthems at Maxwell's. Whiel Lismore plays a FREE show at Big Jesus Trash *200 Orchard (at 200 Orchard St - Lower East Side NYC)+If you are on Facebook, rsvp here: On Sunday you can catch Jupiter One acoustic @ Janam Tea Shop I believe the show starts at 8 pm

Have you gotten your tickets for THE REMATCH ? When our Sexy City Skaters, The JC Bridge and Pummel take on the SUV'd Northern Nightmares. GET your tickets at now. Here's the scoop from Layla Smackdown:

It's that time again! After injuries sidelined a good portion of their team, the Jersey City Bridge & Pummel faced a harrowing defeat at the hands of rivals the Northern Nightmares during their debut bout in May. But the times they are a-changing! After breaking in the Jersey Fresh Meat, Bridge & Pummel are ready for a rematch. THIS IS A NIGHT NOT TO BE MISSED! Friday September 14th at Branch Brook Roller Skating Center in Newark, be there to cheer on your hometown girls in what is sure to be the most competetive, exciting, nitty-gritty Roller Derby bout this state has ever seen! For ticket sales and more information, visit at Lucky 7s!-- Layla SmackdownGarden State Rollergirls