Blogifesto for December, 2010

Building a Cookie Tin Banjo with How & Why!

December 22, 2010 — by Rio / Microcosm Publishing

I'm a banjo enthusiast. That's something I've made peace with. But building a banjo? I never thought I'd be capable of managing a hacksaw while keeping my jugular intact, let alone make a scrappy instrument that sounds rad! While editing How & Why, our latest DIY guide for the next apocalypse, Matte Resist's instructions for building musical instruments gave me the push to try it out myself—and build a fretless banjo from a cookie tin.

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Henry and Glenn Forever Animated X-mas Special

December 17, 2010

Yes, this is actually happening!

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SWEEEEET BOOK READING IN PORTLAND, DEC 11TH + MICROCOSM GETS COFFEE!

December 05, 2010 — by Microcosm

The Microcosm Publishing zine store is throwing a book reading for author Andrej Grubacic on December 11th, at 7pm! Grubacic is in town for the Portland Anarchist Bookfair happening on the same day and will be reading selections from his new book on PM Press, Don't Mourn, Balkanize! Essays After Yugoslavia! Also: Big news about the Microcosm store now serving coffee!

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Meet Microcosm, Episode Nine, Meet Dylan GW!

December 02, 2010

For this, the ongoing Meet Microcosm blog series, we talk to Bloomington collective member Dylan GW. So without further adieu meet Dylan!

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