Sent Jumpin' (Street Articles Author)
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Sent Jumpin' means "Wow Factor" or "Off The Hook". It's an old "jazz age" expression and suits me perfectly. Living up to that name involves bringing new and exciting things to light. I write about art, music, culture and history. Much of it will revolves around the 1960's. Because, the magnitude of change through that period affects our lives & culture, even today. Interesting artifacts and discovering how countercultures evolved have endless possibilities and surprises!

The War Of Finnish Propaganda Posters And The Soviets
Posters go to war. The Finnish Propaganda Posters are actually some of the more comical ones. The posters depicted doctor's healing wounds, chefs preparing meals, cigars to smoke and vodka that was plentiful. Commodities Russians were craving & being denied because of the war. These things (and much more) were…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Humanities   Sep 18, 2013  
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Why Chinese Are Mad About Alphonse Mucha Images
China is definitely into Mucha. I was actually researching Alphonse Mucha images and ran across a few stories on Chinese Art Auction Houses. It turns out vintage movie posters and western advertising art are wildly popular there now. Especially art nouveau and Mucha (1860-1939) style art. Shanghai posters started to…
By:  in  News and Society   Sep 04, 2013  
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How Counterculture Beliefs Connect With Famous Author Aldous Huxley
Aldous Huxley has been described as the "ethereal godfather of the hippies". A case could be easily made that counterculture beliefs were well connected to his books like "Island" and "The Doors of Perception" in the 60's. "Island" is about Pala (an island in the Pacific) and the blissful life…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Humanities   Aug 29, 2013  
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Who Were The Counterculture Icons at The Turn Of the Century?
Much has been written about the the migration of young people to San Francisco during the 1960's, Haight-Ashbury Street and the counterculture (or hippie) movement. Many of us are not aware of counterculture icons before this and what part they had in forming the bohemian life style of The Beat…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Anthropology Sociology   Aug 28, 2013  
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How Did Vintage Rock Concert Posters Become Priceless?
Vintage rock concert posters are (not unlike vintage wine) sometimes rare and very valuable. They are like rare coins or stamps that are highly collectible. These posters are usually from a particular point in time. Usually between 1955 and 1972. What Makes the Rock Poster Vintage? According to Webster's vintage…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   May 16, 2013  
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Rick Griffin Movie
The Rick Griffin movie is about a man who reached rock star status as a visionary graphic artist. He created icons depicting the three major counterculture movements of the 1960s. These movements (in sequence) would be surfing, psychedelic rock and underground comix. Griffin was at Ground Zero in San Francisco…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Movies TV   May 16, 2013  
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What's New at the Psychedelic Conference 2013?
The most current psychedelic conference 2013 is happening now. Actually the dates are April 18 - 23rd. Which means today is the last day. The official name is Psychedelic Science 2013. One hundred researchers from thirteen countries will discuss the benefits and risks of LSD, MDMA, and Marijuana. More discussion…
By:  in  News and Society   May 16, 2013  
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Who Sounds Like Elvis Doing Psychedelic Hippie Music?
I know to some that seems like an musical oxymoron. Because, its pretty common knowledge that Elvis Presley was not a hippie nor did he play psychedelic hippie music. But, someone did and he sounds like Elvis (or at least to this author). That someone is Father Yod (pronounced yoad…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Movies TV   May 16, 2013  
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Who Were the Big Winners In Vintage Retro Art Posters This Week?
Some may say that collecting vintage retro art posters is just a hobby. Which it certainly can be. Many reproduction and third, fourth or even fifth printings can be worthless. But, there is a very serious flip-side to this. It's collecting and investing in original, collectible, valuable posters in mint…
By:  in  News and Society   May 16, 2013  
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Vintage Reproduction Posters Steeped In History And Memories
Vintage reproduction posters have become popular and fashionable. You have seen them. They display everything from turn-of-the-century Paris, consumer products, music and old movies. But, It is a way to bring fine art into your home at a modest price. The draw back is that vintage reproduction posters are not…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   May 16, 2013  
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Did Psychedelic Evangelists Screw it Up for Psychoactive Drug Research?
There is a theory on Leary (please excuse my alliteration) that by aborting his research at Harvard…
Day - Glo From Globe Keep Early Rock Stars Posters Alive
Baltimore does not seem like it would be a mecca for rock stars posters, right? Sounds like it should…
Rock Legends Big Brother Play Psylodelic Gallery Opening
On Saturday June 29th 2013 will be the grand opening of The Psylodelic Gallery (pun intended not misspelled)…
Windfall In Springtime For Poster Connoisseurs And Galleries
It is springtime in New York. That means it is a great season for poster connoisseurs. The Swann Galleries…
Big Rock Posters News for Olympia's Art Walk 2013
There are plenty of rock posters news items posted today. Coming off of the Psychedelic Science 2013…
Vintage Reproduction Posters Steeped In History And Memories
Vintage reproduction posters have become popular and fashionable. You have seen them. They display everything…
Who Were the Big Winners In Vintage Retro Art Posters This Week?
Some may say that collecting vintage retro art posters is just a hobby. Which it certainly can be. Many…
A Health Foodie Will Always Follow The Source Family News
Ever heard of pop-up restaurants? To a health foodie it might not sound like a good choice or something…
Who Sounds Like Elvis Doing Psychedelic Hippie Music?
I know to some that seems like an musical oxymoron. Because, its pretty common knowledge that Elvis…
I'm A Freak For Toronto Rock And Roll Concert Posters
Toronto, Canada is mainly known for it's trophy winning ice hockey team The Maple Leafs (11 Stanley…