Welcome to the SECOND version of my home web site, a internet truck stop of pretty much all that I'm doing; future, currently and in the past. Yup, it is going to be THAT confusing. Click on something and let the fun begin (providing if having you life sucked dry by the internet is your cup o' tea)
XANADU PRESERVATION SOCIETY
Where else are you going to find all you need to know(but didn't have to) about the 1980 'musical fantasy of all time, XANADU!
What started out as a accidental three issue zine run of a Josie & The Pussycats and Dan DeCarlo hasmorphed into a net home of the unofficial.
UNOFFICIAL SWEET DICK WHITTINGTON FANSITE
A small corner of one of Los Angeles radio's
important yet unsung personalities.
DON-O'S (personal) WESTCHESTER HISTORY SITE
Here's a small dot representing a small urban suburb in Los Angeles where I spent them 'impressionable' years in.
TWILIGHT WORLD (the zine version)
Nope. No stupid teenage vampires. Just a quarterly
perzine titled after a cool Swing Out Sister single.
ZINES MY EYE!
Here's a few pages detailing my little trip (both figurative and literal) though the halls of zines-ville! Enter this old foggies home with caution!
DON-O's VEGAS DUMP
Well, I've been talking about Las Vegas here and there not only on tis site but in some of my zines. Thus I'm getting this old obsession out of my system and into your computer. Hurr Hurr Hurr....
Like all starving artists, I have a hole-in-the-pocket to fill. Shmuck-O Rat will be showing up here on a weekly basis (well as other stuff) for much spare change. Hint,hint, hint....
Where else can you waste your time? Well, here's a
few of my own seconds wasted. Enjoy suckers?
Yup,I got one of them blog deals, now I got one of
them YouTube channels.....unless ALL of my original videos gets pulled for copyright violations.
RATE YOUR MUSIC
Like any pop culture 'boy, I got my large mountain of audio fun and, through RYM, you get see what I'm blowing my hearing on.
For my "art" that's not strictly 'comic', here's where
my artistic taste get even more questionable!
THE HOUR OF (audio) CRAP
My old music podcast is now a part of WFMU's
Sheena's Jungle Room....and it has also gone
weekly, every Friday at 3 P. M. (PST)/6 P. M. (EST).
One hours worth of WTF and God Knows What.
SPACE AGE ASH TRAY
First there was the book and now that is done, there is the zine! Read all about the era I grew up in yet too young to remember....in pieces!
GROVER BEACH CITY
Don, what is this "city" you (formally) live in that is call "Grover Beach"?...and is it more of a "Beach" than a "City"?! Take a brief photo tour of one part "city", some part "beach" and the other.........?
For your Twilight World and other zines (and what not), check the "fun" here.
DON-O'S ZINE HALL O' FAME
What started out as a brief opinionated feature in an early perzine has unleash a much larger
and more opinionated rants on old zine favorites of yore. Enjoy the fun before the silverfish eats
(as of June 2, 2020)
The site....and me....LIVES!! I just spent some time adding and updating the JOZINE site and will spent the June doing the same for the VEGAS DUMP site. Beyond all of that?
I'm still doing the The Hour Of Crap show and just got talked into doing reviews for FACE THE MUSIC, an ELO song-by-song podcast, however you have to go through Patreon and chip in $2 per episode to hear them as part of their "expanded episodes".
My old "musical podcast", THE HOUR OF CRAP, has returned to the scare the Crap out of "radio" on a weekly basis, Fridays 3 p. m.(PST)/6 p. m.
(EST) as part of WFMU's Sheena's Jungle Room internet radio station.