E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {JANUARY 12, 2018}

I want to be wild, too! {read BULLET BREASTS & BEATNIK POETRY ft. Phillipa Fallon & Mamie Van Doren} Isn't she great, folks?! We cherish souls like this who soar high and far away from the status quo. Not your average starlet . . . Hope you enjoy! Let us know in the comments below!…Read more E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {JANUARY 12, 2018}

DING DONG CHARLIE MANSON IS DEAD!

We're not in Wonderland anymore Alice -Charles Manson   Maybe we can all sleep a little more sound knowing that yesterday marked the passing of one of the world's most notorious criminals - Charles Manson. Infamous for bringing a dark turn to 1969's Summer of Love co-ordinating a string of horrific murders in the Hollywood…Read more DING DONG CHARLIE MANSON IS DEAD!

{MUSIC MINUTE} Burt Bacharach “Theme from The Blob”

Indescribable... indestructible...      insatiable...                                 It crawls...                                  It creeps...                            …Read more {MUSIC MINUTE} Burt Bacharach “Theme from The Blob”

Maila Nurmi: Beat Babe vs. Squares !!!

{MAILA NURMI & ELVIS PRESLEY GOOFING OFF} When we say the name Maila Nurmi, you might not know who the fuck we are talking about. What if we were to say, Vampira? Of course! Our current climate is so influenced and inspired by her delightful darkness, gothic glamour, and overall irreverence to almost everything! Oh,…Read more Maila Nurmi: Beat Babe vs. Squares !!!

+RARE+ JUDY GARLAND’S ‘VALLEY OF THE DOLLS’ WARDROBE SCREEN TEST

We love Valley of the Dolls... And we love the myth and legend of Judy Garland, so to discover this rare gem on the interwebs, was to say the least, a huge score! If you haven't seen the film, "Valley of the Dolls" was based on Jacqueline Susann's best selling novel about several young ladies…Read more +RARE+ JUDY GARLAND’S ‘VALLEY OF THE DOLLS’ WARDROBE SCREEN TEST

YOU, ME, AND ANGELYNE! L.A. ICON’S TRUE IDENTITY REVEALED!

Everyone knows Angelyne. A staple of Los Angeles culture, and a precursor to the "famous for being famous" antics of Paris Hilton and Kim Kardashian; this mysterious blonde bombshell exploded in the 80s with the wish to be famous. You can't miss her wild billboards or that sexy pink corvette. Even if you don't know…Read more YOU, ME, AND ANGELYNE! L.A. ICON’S TRUE IDENTITY REVEALED!

{STYLE-WISE} Marlon Brando’s Screen Test for “Rebel Without a Cause” is EVERYTHING!!!

Unveiled is Marlon Brando's screen test for "Rebel Without a Cause" ; the iconic 1955 film that catapulted James Dean to icon status when the film was released just shortly after his death, making him a tragic martyr to that beloved 'live fast, die young" attitude that he has come to represent. Luckily for him, his…Read more {STYLE-WISE} Marlon Brando’s Screen Test for “Rebel Without a Cause” is EVERYTHING!!!

Music Minute: Krzysztof Komeda “Rosemary’s Baby Interlude”

“A chance to sit quietly and find out who you are; where you've been and where you're going.” -Ira Levin, Rosemary's Baby {published in 1967}   I called this an interlude because of its sauntering sweet nature between the high stakes and drama that is"Rosemary's Baby". Polanski's iconic film had many claiming he had beckoned the…Read more Music Minute: Krzysztof Komeda “Rosemary’s Baby Interlude”

{E.O.F. STYLE IDOL} STEVE MCQUEEN: King of the Wild Frontier

  I live for myself and answer to nobody.  TERRENCE STEVEN MCQUEEN {March 24, 1930 – November 7, 1980} + We've had his lady, Ms. Neile Adams, featured on our site as an outstandingly stylish individual of our recent past, and have more and more inspired by her other half - the eternally suave and…Read more {E.O.F. STYLE IDOL} STEVE MCQUEEN: King of the Wild Frontier

{MUSIC MINUTE} “The Wheel of Fortune” by Kay Starr

+ Oh, wheel of fortune I'm hoping somehow If you ever smile on me Please let it be now + Billie Holliday declared Kay Starr "the only white woman who could sing the blues", and there's no doubt that while you are listening to this moody ballad of luck and love, you will know exactly…Read more {MUSIC MINUTE} “The Wheel of Fortune” by Kay Starr