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March 2014

Non-Euclidean Æthercast #24 – A bushel of Steampunk Reviews

http://media.blubrry.com/non_euclidean_aethercast/p/s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/aethercast/aethercast/NonEuclidean24.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:14 — 12.1MB) | EmbedSince I will very likely not be able to do all the reviews I want to do any time soon, I am trying to be efficient about it and do as many in one go as are easily …

Press Release: Sunday Driver ‘Flo’ (featuring Kuljit Bhamra)

Sunday Driver will soon release their new EP Flo, a very special recording: All lyrics are in native languages of the Indian subcontinent! More soon, for now, there is only the press release (excerpt): New CD title/(Label/Cat.No): Flo (Bakul Bagan Records BBR005) Release date: 1 April 2014 File under: Indie …

Review: War of the Worlds: Goliath

Not since Iron Sky have I anticipated the release of a movie as much as War of the Worlds: Goliath. I have been following the developments surrounding this movie since 2010; I was thus overjoyed when I was contacted by people involved with the project if I would be interested …

Project Urban Haiku

This is a little bit of a self-plug. Over the course of the last twelve months, I set myself the task of writing at least one haiku every day. Granted, I did not always manage, but I did my best to catch up when I had the time. The haikus …

Review: Escape the Clouds – Moments EP

The fifth longplayer by Escape the Clouds, and this one is a little bit different; it is purely instrumental and it is also regrettably short, only six tracks all in all. The content of the EP can be described rather adequately by one sentence: The joy of air travel distilled …

For all my friends who are snowed in – Art by James Ng

Over here on the eastern shores of the Atlantic Ocean, we are enjoying an early spring. In my particular area, last Sunday was actually the warmest day in March on record. At the same time, vast areas of North America are still choked under a blanket of snow. For all …

"Sparks" – An upcoming noir superhero movie

Now this is one superhero movie that looks really interesting: Just watch the trailer and see for yourselves: The city faces a deadly kil­ler. He goes by many na­mes, has many faces… all of them deadly. Is he Ke­vin Sher­wood? Is he Ring Mas­ter Je­sus. Is he The Matanza Kil­ler? …

Review: Steampunk Style

The stream of books about the look and feel of Steampunk continues: Steampunk Style is the latest of this kind that has found its way into my humble abode and it is something special: It is from Japan, to be exact, the first genuine Japanese example of Steampunk (other than …

Strasburg Railroad Steampunk Event

May I point your attention to this most splendid event, coming to Pennsylvania in September 2014: Abney Park Announced as Musical Headliner for Steampunk unLimited Tickets Now On Sale for Steampunk unLimited™ Weekend September 26 – 28 Strasburg, PA (February 27, 2014) – Strasburg Rail Road announces Abney Park, dubbed as …