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We post news, events, writings and ramblings and fun retro and new vintage and Dieselpunk lifestyle stuff here!


"Big Daddy Cool" provides larger than life entertainment for grown-up audiences! BDC is the perfect entertainment option for events or venues that want clean, grown-up entertainment that is cool, colorful and fun!

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damsellover:

Veronica Lake, 1940’s

Big Daddy Cool loved Veronica Lake and even taught her magic. She did not come to the present…

damsellover:

Veronica Lake, 1940’s

Big Daddy Cool loved Veronica Lake and even taught her magic. She did not come to the present…

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2 days ago | 2,175 notes

Illustration by Alberto Vargas, 1944

Illustration by Alberto Vargas, 1944

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2 days ago

New iTunes link for the Diesel Powered Podcast!!!

New server. Unlimited storage. Full archives!

2 days ago | 12 notes

dieselpunkflimflam:

glaserdan:

Great snakes!

OXENFREE PRE-PROD - Day 5

Tintin isn’t the least bit ‘punk’, but it’s about as good as pulp action gets, albeit in a charming and innocent way. Tintin’s adventures are an inspiration for anyone looking for great mysteries, dynamic characters and exotic locales.

I disagree. It is complete “punk.”

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2 days ago | 9 notes
dieselpunkflimflam:

pulpinspiration:

NirWyn by FUNKYMONKEY1945



Stylish, vibrant and beautifully painted.

dieselpunkflimflam:

pulpinspiration:

NirWyn by FUNKYMONKEY1945

Stylish, vibrant and beautifully painted.
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2 days ago

Theatrical Magic E-book!

In his ebook Theatrical Magic, John teaches the reader how to create theatrical presentations for by presenting the reader with creativity exercises, essays and audience tested scripts for classic and commerically available close-up and stage magic - The Origami Box, Substitution Trunk, Snowstorm, 20th Century Silks, The Broom Suspension, Sidewalk Shuffle, Chop Cup, Pyro Perception and more! The ebook includes a valuable chapter on character development for magicians, which many consider the center point of the book. Theatrical Magic was first released in 2007 and author John Pyka has updated the text with new routines, new methods, and updated scripts, including the long awaited method for the infamous “Scorpions” routine!

Additionally, in this Omnibus edition John has included the complete How To Produce Your Own Theater Show and The Script (also available separately here from Lybrary.com) as well as an expanded appendix and the complete never before published script for his hit magical musical Swingin’ At The Roxy!

2 days ago

Ventures Variety Cabaret! by Johnny Dellarocca - GoFundMe

Help us raise funds to purchase Ventures in Gallatin!

2 days ago | 218 notes
retrogasm:

Vintage biker cutie

retrogasm:

Vintage biker cutie

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