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Papercut Zine Library & the Lucy Parsons Center re-open

Zinesters perused hand-stitched books and photocopied pamphlets on topics ranging from punk politics and parenting to feminism and freeganism, while local musicians played folksy tunes on acoustic guitars, mandolins, and cello between floor-to-ceiling
Radical reading
By LIZ PELLY  |  November 11, 2011

Haus music

On a sleepy side street in JP sits the Whitehaus, where, on a recent Saturday evening, muffled electronic gurgles and drones pulse from the basement like the sounds of some secret sci-fi laundromat. It's an experimental electronics night anchored by Bo
The Whitehaus spares its carpets with Blastfest 3
By MATT PARISH  |  March 19, 2010
Vegan Pie Bake-Off

Vegan Pie Bake-Off

 The Papercut Zine Library throws down the silken-tofu gauntlet for its “Vegan Pie Bake-Off” fundraiser. Anyone can enter (just leave the lard at home), and...
By Shaula Clark  |  May 20, 2009

Download: Ride the Snake

The ancient lake has no idea what it's got coming.
Label moves towards reality
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  January 20, 2009

Mixed Media at the Papercut

Last Saturday's mixed-bill affair at the Papercut Zine Library was a strange hybrid of contemporary salon, multimedia talent show, and impromptu modern-dance class (with instructions to move our bodies "like fire").
Cultural staples
By CAITLIN E. CURRAN  |  November 18, 2008

The rest is noise

If, heading home from Chet’s Last Call one night in 1984, you happened to tune into The Record Hospital , you might have caught a Swell Maps track, followed by some F.U.’s or the Contortions.
WHRB presents Record Hospital Fest 2008
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  April 15, 2008