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!

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 Cups) and Maple Leaf Gardens arena. What many Americans may not know is Maple Leaf Gardens hosted some very famous rock stars and concerts for decades. There was also the art of rock…
By:  in  News and Society   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 on hallucinogenic drugs, he took legitimate psychedelic science giant steps backwards. So, Dr. Timothy Leary dropped out, became a hero of the “flower power” generation and one of the psychedelic evangelists of the…
By:  in  News and Society   May 16, 2013  
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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 will be opening their doors for their Modernist Posters auction which will start Monday, May 13, 2013 at 1:30 PM. Swann's started the poster auctions in 1978. They are one of…
By:  in  News and Society   May 16, 2013  
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Food Fight Opens Band Poster Artist Exhibition
What's a better way to open your art exhibition than to have a full-fledged food fight? None, I think. Gelatin desert and spaghetti drenched band poster artist David Moreira had "planned" this fiasco ahead of his opening statements at the Duluth Art Institute show. Like a skit out of a…
By:  in  News and Society   May 16, 2013  
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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 be San Francisco, Los Angeles or New York. Don't be fooled! Baltimore is steeped in musical history. Germination of the seed that became Rock n' Roll, started here. (See: Baltimore's Rock…
By:  in  News and Society   May 16, 2013  
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America Shows Guts With Vintage Community Posters
Think about this. Was there ever a federal agency which employed artists and designers full-time to promote a sequence of programs through vintage community posters? Well, it is true. It lasted for almost 10 years from 1935 until 1943. It was called the WPA (Works Projects Administration) and more specifically…
By:  in  News and Society   May 16, 2013  
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Who Made the Original Rock Posters?
It's kind of an open question. Because original rock posters could have come from various sources depending on your perspective. If you consider rock concerts as "events" then events posters go back a few centuries. Rock and Roll only came about in the early 1950's. So obviously, "rock show" posters…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   May 16, 2013  
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Female Denied As Being One Of Best Abstract Artists
It is fairly common knowledge that the art world has mostly been dominated and established by men. Abstract art was thought to be defined by Wassily Kandinsky, Frantisek Kupka and Piet Mondrian and other men who were the best abstract artists of the time. As a matter of fact, Kandinsky…
By:  in  News and Society   May 14, 2013  
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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 you would seek. Pop-up restaurants (or underground restaurants) are temporary restaurants. Operations occur in environments like music or arts and crafts festivals, private homes, old warehouse or factory. Sometimes they are…
By:  in  News and Society   May 11, 2013  
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What Makes Famous Concert Tours Great?
It's hard to say what magic comes together to make a great show come alive. But, famous concert tours are popular for many reasons. Part of it may be the venue your attending. It's heritage, location, seating, acoustics, or the way you can see and hear the event comfortably -…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music   May 10, 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…