If you know retro -- and particularly mid-century -- you know retro geek Charles Phoenix, a child of the endless car lots and fast food restaurants of Southern California who is famous across the nation for his mid-mod slide shows and modernist expertise. And you might even know about his sid ... More >>
Frosted Flakes Gold
Rating: Two spoons out of four
Cereal description: Amber flakes made of corn, rice and wheat and baked to an ultra-hard consistency. You could practically pick a lock with them. But a mystery remains: Where's the frosting? I mean, they couldn't call them Frosted Fla ... More >>
Cut Off Your Hands -- which is the name of a band, not a reference to a scene in Watchmen.
Here are some things we published not too long ago...
Today in Backbeat Online:
• Over the Weekend: Cut Off Your Hands at the hi-dive.
• Over the Weekend: Tauntaun and Kingdom of Magic at the Bluebird.
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