All posts by Pat La Penna

Celebrating with the Suicide Girls

Well, what can one say about a city with the largest new and used bookstore in the world, five record stores, a coffeehouse bumping Eazy E, a vintage toy store (with plenty of G.I. Joe, Star Wars, and Shogun Warriors figures), 2 comic/book/zine stores, a pizza by the slice place, a thai restaurant, and the … Continue reading Celebrating with the Suicide Girls

Wednesday Night’s Alright for Fighting

Mechanik, Calling All Destroyers, and Goldstar at the Intersection 5/8/2002 Going to a show in my town of Grand Rapids, Michigan, on a Wednesday night is a little like joining Fight Club. You recognize almost everybody from past nights like these, but you wouldn’t ever think of talking to them on the street, even if … Continue reading Wednesday Night’s Alright for Fighting