Sweet! Our dear friends in The Ettes are playing a show with Mooney Suzuki and The Nouvellas tomorrow night at Luna Lounge in Williamburg! You probably remember The Ettes from our June party when they totally rocked our summertime ankle socks right off. They just got back to the states from a very successful European tour, so why not give them a proper homecoming with your best shimmy in the front row? Plus, The Nouvellas (a newly reformed version of The Dansettes) ... Read More

Reno 911 Tonight!

BY Laurie in Boob Tube

Season 5 premieres tonight at 10:30! Catch up with Raineesha, "You can't fight crime if ya aint cute," and the gang and check out our interview with her (Neicy Nash) in the new issue of BUST. ... Read More

R.I.P. Vampira

BY Emily Rems in General

B-movie scream queen and goth pioneer Maila Nurmi, aka Vampira, has passed away at the age of 85. Best known for her terrifying turn in Ed Wood's cult classic Plan 9 From Outer Space, she was through with it before Morticia knew what to do with it. ... Read More

CUTE BAND ALERT!!

BY Tara in Music Stuff

Happy Monday kids! I feel it my obligation to make you all aware when i stumble upon a new band worthy of praise, and this is certainly one worth mentioning. Check out these adorable guys from Texas called The Orange: www.myspace.com/theorangeband and then don't miss them when they roll through your town:Jan. 16, 2008 9 PM The Drink (Denton, TX)   ... Read More

Full of beans

BY Dawn in General

There are a few things that the ladies at BUST HQ have an unforgivable sweet tooth for: Babycakes, cheese (doesn't matter what kind), See's candies, and coffee...every day. We're fortunate to be in close proximity to one of the best coffee shops in town, but when one of the 'terns went out to do the usual caffeine run this morning, we were kind of panicked when we were informed that their espresso machine was down. Bollocks!Thankfully for us, we have David Lynch. ... Read More

Men!

BY Laurie in Music Stuff

For those of you that are waiting for that Le Tigre reunion, dont hold your breath! I have no idea if that's ever happening, but in the mean time, you can check out JD Samson and Johanna's project called MEN. I bumped into JD the other night at Home on the LES and she told me about it. I think its a band, but I also know they DJ around together. Whatever it is I'm sure its smokin' And they are performing Saturday night in LA, check it out! ... Read More

LA opening

BY Laurie in General

The wonderful Esther Pearl Watson is going to have her artwork in a group show in LA this weekend, so come on down to the show if you are in town. Esther has been illustrating the hilarious tales of Tammy Pierce in her comic on the last page of BUST Magazine for years. SOME PAINTINGS THE 2007 LA WEEKLY ANNUAL BIENNIAL Curated by Doug Harvey January 12, 2008 - February 16, 2008 Opening reception ... Read More

Hell Yeah yeah!

BY Tara in Music Stuff

quite possibly the best music video i've ever seen. loooooooove these 2! ... Read More

Our Favorite Auntie

BY Lisa in General

Betty Dodson helps you get to know your inner ... Read More

Art Jam

BY Lisa in General

San Franciscans, this one’s for you. Next Saturday head to Giant Robot for Caroline Hwang’s new solo art show, Salvage. If you don’t know Caroline Hwang’s work, you ought to. It’s sweet and sad and hopeful and I guarantee you’ll see a bit of yourself in each of her pieces. The Brooklyn-based artist paints on fabric and uses embroidery and quilting to create beautiful work that deals with love, loss, healing, and all the ... Read More