Music 

RUN FOR COVER: CHARLES MINGUS VS. NO BS! BRASS BAND: “HAITIAN FIGHT SONG”

Charles Mingus No BS Brass Band

It would be foolish to think a cover of this sort could out-do the original, but No BS! Brass Band never claim that as their goal. Instead, they bring a new decade’s worth of personalty to it — something Mingus would be smiling over, for sure. Continue reading

Music 

REVIEW + FOTOBOM: DAY THREE OF NEWPORT FOLK FESTIVAL

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Caitlin Rose comes to party, Jeff Tweedy gets intimate, Conor Oberst brings the intensity, Lucero rocks the roadhouse and Mavis Staples shows why she’s as timeless as Newport. Continue reading

News Opinion 

MONTH OF MAYHEM: FROM MARKET BASKET TO THE MIDDLE EAST, A SURVEY OF HUMANITY

PAL TOP

It seemed too optimistic to wait for the end of July to review this past month of mayhem. Considering the tortured state of global and domestic affairs, we might not make it to August. Continue reading

Music 

REVIEW + FOTOBOM: DAY TWO OF NEWPORT FOLK FESTIVAL

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John C. Reilly kills with comedy, Benjamin Booker rocks the fuck out, Houndmouth share their loving cup, Kurt Vile gets blissed out, and Jack White puts on a display of raw shredding. Continue reading

Comics 

WHAT’S FOR BREAKFAST? STELLA

www.whats4breakfast.com
www.pattkelley.com

Own this original strip (watercolor and ink painting)
Comes with the book WFB The First Forty, only $25/shipping included. Buy it HERE

Comics 

COMMUTE OF THE LIVING DEAD: I SCREAM

Hey you! Don’t watch that, watch this! Show us you love us, and like “Commute of the Living Dead” on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/CommuteOfTheLivingDead Also, you can pick up “Commute of the Living Dead: Volume 3″ and other zombie comics on ETSY at: https://www.etsy.com/shop/skasundheit

Hey you! Don’t watch that, watch this! Show us you love us, and like “Commute of the Living Dead” on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/CommuteOfTheLivingDead
Also, you can pick up “Commute of the Living Dead: Volume 3″ and other zombie comics on ETSY at: https://www.etsy.com/shop/skasundheit

Comics 

LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: MASS. WEEDS OUT GREENEWAY

Peter Paul Payack, LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: Mass. Weeds Out Greeneway

With a name like Greene, how could you not trust John when it comes to selling weed? Learn more about this story here.

You can shoot me cartoon ideas by email (peterpaulpayack@yahoo.com) or by tweet (@PPPayack). Visit peterpaulpayack.com to see more work!