1. SAY FAREWELL TO THE EXPRESS
With news earlier this week that long-time LGBT nightclub The Express is closing, you can expect big crowds for its final three days tonight, Saturday and Sunday. On Sunday, the popular Xotica drag show — usually on Thursdays — will be capping the final night of the club. [More]
Fill your ears with the new Ozmosis podcast. It’s a mixture of new music and some favorites from 2012. Ozmosis listeners, let me know what your favorite tracks of 2012 were and I’ll play them in the next episode. This time around, I featured Niilo Smeds as the Tioga-Sequoia Brewing Co. “Drink Local, Listen Local” artist of the week. Catch him Saturday night with Rademacher and Ornery Ones at Fulton 55 for an Ugly Sweater Party and holiday benefit. Listen to the podcast below and catch new episodes of Ozmosis every Sunday night at 9 p.m. on New Rock 104.1.
Now here’s the discussion point: What did you think of the festival? In its fifth year, has Fuse Fest hit its stride? Does it still have some improvement to do? What would you like to see done better? What could make Fuse Fest reach out past the “usual suspects” and the get the whole city to rally behind it?
The people I talked to Saturday night were handing out both praise and ideas on how to make the festival better. So what do YOU think? For more on Fuse Fest, read recaps over at Fresno Famous and The Fresnan.
More good than bad in this new installment of Worst Fliers of the Week — which is why I changed up the title. Yeah, there’s an ugly club flier in there, but there are a few clever ones that I enjoyed too.