You’re invited! The Sick Muse #9 Release Party + DIY Fashion Show

THE SICK M-- USE ISSUE #9 RELEASE PARTY ☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆ Celebrate TWO years and NINE issues of The Sick Muse zine with a fun & glamorous party. We ask for your support as we continue to grow into a sustainable publication that promotes DIY music and art-making as well as dialogue in the written form. ☆ DIY CATWALK CONTEST ☆ Throw on your sickest, punkest, glammest attire and strut to the tune of DIY Chicago. Free to enter, winner takes home a PRIZE! Judged by Glamhag & Rae Bees & Kristopher Fraser ☆ FASHION SHOW ☆ Chi designers will amaze and delight you with a showing of their very own creations! Jupiter XI Apparel Harakaat An Authentic Skid Mark M ...

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TSM #8 Feat. Blood Licker

Blood Licker was the featured band of TSM #8. If you haven't heard em', go take a listen and then come back to read this post. --> Blood Licker bandcamp Blood Licker is a duo, a melding of two minds, and possibly...probably...brains. BL’s shows are distilled magic. Seeing them in a concrete building, you’re immediately transported to a forest: you know that below that building’s foundation, there’s fungus, roots, and decomposing plant/buggo matter. BL helps you remember that soil is alive. BL’s Whitney and Mark are the kinds of spirits who reveal things in the shadows, replenish energies, and rock super hard. Also, they love rats; that’s why we did the r thing there, to get th ...