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by Jimmy Bastard
Wed Nov 29, 2006 10:30 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Minutes of meeting 28/11/06
Replies: 19
Views: 17033

I'm writing up full events for poster tomorrow (Thu)
Do we have a programme?
by Jimmy Bastard
Wed Nov 29, 2006 10:10 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: mission
Replies: 16
Views: 12597

or
the prevention of virtue and the promotion of vice.
by Jimmy Bastard
Wed Nov 29, 2006 10:09 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: mission
Replies: 16
Views: 12597

What about the
prevention of vice and the promotion of virtue
by Jimmy Bastard
Tue Nov 21, 2006 2:48 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Eight Days A Week: Forest Events Wed 22nd - Thu 30th
Replies: 1
Views: 1276

Eight Days A Week: Forest Events Wed 22nd - Thu 30th

Wed 22nd Nov 8PM - Close These guys productions presents.... the golden hour freefreefreefreefree ///// BYOB BYOB BYOB freefreefreefreefree ///// BYOB BYOB BYOB "the best one yet!" a guy ritchie featuring short stories by Memory Peebles and Billy and music from Pete Wylde (a rare acoustic ...
by Jimmy Bastard
Tue Nov 21, 2006 12:03 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Event Ammendment
Replies: 0
Views: 766

Event Ammendment

DRAGGING AN OX THROUGH WATER. Please note that the above are listed on the events poster as playing on Wed 28th. This is incorrect. It should read Wed 29th. Happily this erroroneous oversight does allow me opportunity to inform you of an overwhelming addition to the undercard. Support on the night w...
by Jimmy Bastard
Wed Nov 15, 2006 1:18 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: decisions?
Replies: 30
Views: 38138

My 4
1 The Pendulums - Moon Mountain
(folky stereolab)
2 Little Lamp Records - I Ride My Camel
(Gimme gimmicky or gimme death)
3 Crave
('love's got a theme song' fact: i lost my virginity in 1990)
4 The Krumin Brothers
(homegrown and kinda big. Mikey got soul)
by Jimmy Bastard
Wed Nov 15, 2006 12:57 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: baked potato machine
Replies: 37
Views: 56457

I note we would need to pick it up from Peterborough.
Maybe a jollie in dan's van.
by Jimmy Bastard
Tue Nov 14, 2006 11:34 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Event Horizon: Forest Happenings Wed 15th - Wed 22nd
Replies: 4
Views: 2319

by Jimmy Bastard
Tue Nov 14, 2006 1:34 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Event Horizon: Forest Happenings Wed 15th - Wed 22nd
Replies: 4
Views: 2319

Event Horizon: Forest Happenings Wed 15th - Wed 22nd

Wed 15th 7-8 PM Kim carefully selects 78s for the gramophone. ‘He's the most hyped up wigga on the planet’ TimWestwood. 9-11 PM Jazz Fight Club “They’re singing your praises while stealing your phrases.” Thu 16th 8 PM An audience with Danny Mullins http://www.myspace.com/dannymakesmusic Fri 17th 8 P...
by Jimmy Bastard
Wed Nov 08, 2006 11:33 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: The Magnificent Seven: Forest Events Nov 8th -15th
Replies: 0
Views: 968

The Magnificent Seven: Forest Events Nov 8th -15th

Wed 8th 7-8 PM Sixty minutes from the olde school played at 78rpm. 4680 revolutions of sweet charm. 9-11 PM )HOUSE-PICK MUST-SEE RECOMMEND( Matthew Barley Classically trained cellist with a maverick bent. This man is to the cello what a kaleidoscope is to a magi-mix. Has plaudits reaching for superl...
by Jimmy Bastard
Fri Nov 03, 2006 12:23 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Our Weekend Starts on Wednesday: Forest Events Nov 1st-8th
Replies: 1
Views: 1124

A recent review of the babarian rock of The Wildhouse. They be play today The Forest Cafe 8-10 pm The Balcony Bar, Dundee, 18 August 2006 In typical Wildhouse fashion, Peter started the proceedings with this squall of a guitar riff that kind of swirled and buzzed like a million angry bees and, as ev...
by Jimmy Bastard
Thu Nov 02, 2006 1:09 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Independent DVD Offer
Replies: 1
Views: 5131

Independent DVD Offer

I think this is legit, it's a promotion in The Independent Okay you got til midnight tomorrow (Fri) to get your dibs in. Your passwords are PORTUGAL GERMANY RUSSIA and of course, AFRICA Note, as I don't even know my own address, I used the Forest address and the offer is limited to one per household...
by Jimmy Bastard
Thu Nov 02, 2006 11:42 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Our Weekend Starts on Wednesday: Forest Events Nov 1st-8th
Replies: 1
Views: 1124

Our Weekend Starts on Wednesday: Forest Events Nov 1st-8th

Wednesday November 1st Archive Hour: Kim plays 78s from the oldest of schools from 7-8pm The Blues Father 8-11 Homegrown hurtin’ from an artist who’s spent forty years working the circuit. http://www.thebluesfather.com Thurs 2nd 6:30 pm Afghanistan presentation plus discussion 9 PM Tashi: Tales from...
by Jimmy Bastard
Tue Oct 31, 2006 12:28 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: decisions?
Replies: 30
Views: 38138

Why not thrash it out with a meal and some wine at one of our flats.
Consensus could be difficult
so maybe Chris should design a voting system not unlike the one used for in house S.C.C.s
It's never failed us yet.
Any night this week is good for me.
by Jimmy Bastard
Tue Oct 24, 2006 12:37 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: hallowe'en party - saturday 28th, 8pm
Replies: 9
Views: 4366

When Kurt Cobain's mother heard word of her son's suicide she was heard to say, 'Oh, no he hasn't gone and joined the stupid club'. Saturday night we invite everyone to join THE STUPID CLUB. Choose your favourite dead icon Of ideal, one who died through suicide or met with a violent demise. And then...
by Jimmy Bastard
Sun Oct 01, 2006 2:56 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: FOREST RECORDS: FIRST VINYL RELEASE SUBMISSION CALL
Replies: 0
Views: 803

FOREST RECORDS: FIRST VINYL RELEASE SUBMISSION CALL

This is a reminder concerning Forest Record's inaugural vinyl release. There is now under two weeks left for submissions. DO IT! DO IT! DO IT! DO IT! DO IT! DO IT! DO IT! DO IT! DO IT! DO IT! Anyone out there who's lost the sheer awe and wonder that is a piece of vinyl should check this out The scie...
by Jimmy Bastard
Fri Aug 25, 2006 5:58 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Edinburgh Festival Downloads
Replies: 0
Views: 1057

Edinburgh Festival Downloads

I've swiped a bunch of links from another site and left the commentary in where appropriate. Sounds as if there's a lot more coming down the pipe. SendSpace is a little bit of a mystery to me. I've set about d/loading them but it's more hit than miss. I'll mark the shows I've get with a * and put th...
by Jimmy Bastard
Sun Jul 30, 2006 10:41 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Green Policies and Carbon Emmission Offsets
Replies: 6
Views: 3577

Green Policies and Carbon Emmission Offsets

The subject was brought up in this Sunday's meeting. As I recall it was raised as an invite of informed opinions to cut through tedious corporate greenwash and disinformation. It was mentioned that the cafe might consider donating, linking to organizations such as Trees For Life etc. I've spent a fe...
by Jimmy Bastard
Thu Jul 27, 2006 11:55 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: The Party Party Life
Replies: 1
Views: 1415

Re: 'WHAT THEY COULD DO, THEY DID' Yes, yes, yes. Indeed, indeed, indeed. Tonight was very fucking excellent. ++two more nights of sheer weird wonderment. This lot are a top-hole treat and should not be missed. This all bodes well for the onslaugth of August. - - - - Edinburgh For-est-ival '06 - - - -
by Jimmy Bastard
Sun Jul 16, 2006 11:26 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Freeshop Freakout!
Replies: 0
Views: 1285

Freeshop Freakout!

The Forest has had its annual clearout.
Just now the Free-Shop is overflowing with criminal abundance.
Calling all looters!
Look Alive!
Mad grabs available.
BUY NONE GET ONE FREE!
by Jimmy Bastard
Fri Jun 30, 2006 12:18 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Someone For The Weekend
Replies: 0
Views: 1428

Someone For The Weekend

Seems we are shy of shifts all across this Saturday/ Day into night/ Come join Jane in the day/ We also need a Night Manager/ Night entertainment comes way of the Truth Rockets/ who in turn will exact the facts/shake your universe/and save your funkless ass/ Calling all NMs with the Right Stuff/ If ...
by Jimmy Bastard
Mon Jun 05, 2006 4:12 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Night managers! Volunteers!
Replies: 1
Views: 1460

I'm good for tonight.
(I'm away the rest of the week)
I'd appreciate an accomplice, tonight.
by Jimmy Bastard
Tue May 16, 2006 11:47 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Links to Art | Music | Literature | Philosophy Sites
Replies: 8
Views: 4191

by Jimmy Bastard
Tue May 09, 2006 5:52 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: Back to Forest
Replies: 26
Views: 24552

I still maintain Total Kunst is a great name. But I'm overtly fond of puns and humour wise given to arse. Which is why Forest Art Gallery (FAG) pleases me also. Of course the next logical step would be Forest Art Gallery Group On Tour (FAGGOT) with a touring exhibition. I also had it that a good nam...
by Jimmy Bastard
Wed May 03, 2006 12:42 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Links to Art | Music | Literature | Philosophy Sites
Replies: 8
Views: 4191

Also Bob Dylan's radio show airs out tonight.
http://www.xmradio.com/bobdylan/
by Jimmy Bastard
Wed May 03, 2006 12:40 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: Back to Forest
Replies: 26
Views: 24552

I've no idea how Total Kunst interacts with the Forest. Always thought it was one and the same. Although I never gave it much thought. I'm sure there are issues that need to be worked there. But with said ignorance I still kinda find the gallery being called The Forest Gallery a bit dreary. Whereas ...
by Jimmy Bastard
Wed May 03, 2006 12:10 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Links to Art | Music | Literature | Philosophy Sites
Replies: 8
Views: 4191

http://www.mis-guide.com I'm liking this. 'What happens when you overlay a map of Moscow onto your own city? What do you find where the Kremlin should be? Look for references to Russia. Stop in bars and drink vodka. towards the end of 2003 a ferris wheel from Paris was re-erected in the centre of Bi...
by Jimmy Bastard
Tue May 02, 2006 12:24 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: short
Replies: 3
Views: 2177

BALKAN INVASION! Balkan Invasion invites contemporary musicians from Scotland and the Balkans to compose startling new works. Made possible by the Visiting Arts Creative Collaborations in Music Awards 2006, Balkan Invasion is the latest of many Scottish and former Yugoslav artists' events organised ...
by Jimmy Bastard
Tue May 02, 2006 12:22 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: short
Replies: 3
Views: 2177

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by Jimmy Bastard
Tue May 02, 2006 12:20 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: short
Replies: 3
Views: 2177

Okay I've signed up for my quota of the rota. Also can I also bring to light that we still have a fat stack of promotional flyers for the Balkan Invasion. They will finish their scottish leg of their tour right here at The Forest this Friday night. It could and should be an open epic. We need to let...
by Jimmy Bastard
Sun Apr 30, 2006 10:25 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: the face of the forest
Replies: 2
Views: 2411

by Jimmy Bastard
Thu Apr 20, 2006 11:58 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Links to Art | Music | Literature | Philosophy Sites
Replies: 8
Views: 4191

by Jimmy Bastard
Sat Mar 18, 2006 6:48 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Box Room Required
Replies: 0
Views: 1307

Box Room Required

People! Here's an opportunity to score some extra scratch by emptying that storage room. A spring clean - out with the old in with the new. Does anyone have or know of a space going spare? I am a man of moderate means, personable albeit in a peripheral kind of way who seeks a room with discipline-en...
by Jimmy Bastard
Thu Mar 09, 2006 11:56 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: removing one word from the forest vocab.
Replies: 11
Views: 5563

I just pray the world is a safer place.
by Jimmy Bastard
Wed Mar 08, 2006 4:17 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Links to Art | Music | Literature | Philosophy Sites
Replies: 8
Views: 4191

Shit, grim news, Ivor Cutler has died.
http://arts.guardian.co.uk/news/obituar ... 09,00.html
"Imperfection is an end; perfection is only an aim,"
by Jimmy Bastard
Wed Mar 08, 2006 2:02 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: removing one word from the forest vocab.
Replies: 11
Views: 5563

Why appease idiocy?
There's principles and prescedents at stake here, I'd be livid if it wasn't so petty.
Fuck it, tell 'em it was a typo and we meant 'gnus'.
Gnus are funny.

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Increase the peace.
by Jimmy Bastard
Fri Mar 03, 2006 4:05 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: The Best Thing You Have Found In the Free Shop
Replies: 10
Views: 5628

by Jimmy Bastard
Mon Feb 27, 2006 12:03 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Girls just wanna have SCUM!
Replies: 3
Views: 2262

Some killer content.
I can't see the date anywhere though...
by Jimmy Bastard
Thu Feb 16, 2006 9:57 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: The Music
Replies: 19
Views: 14060

Two more links, anyone care to state where we stand?
http://www.subpop.com
The media section has a legal download section.
Are we cool to play them?
http://www.ubu.com
An extraordinary and exhaustive resource of the avantgarde.
by Jimmy Bastard
Thu Feb 16, 2006 9:34 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: The Music
Replies: 19
Views: 14060

Thanks Gareth. Good clear informative post (also like 'yeah momma' bit) It's still all a bit of a mind-grind. Where would we stand with something like http://www.dfarecords.com/radiomixes I use this as an example as 1) The site is of a high-profile legitimate business. 2) The artists in the mix are ...
by Jimmy Bastard
Thu Feb 16, 2006 5:22 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: The Music
Replies: 19
Views: 14060

Maybe this thread would be good to link to host sites of legal download music.

http://blog.largeheartedboy.com/

largehearted Boy is a music blog featuring daily free and legal music downloads as well as news from the worlds of music, literature, and pop culture.
by Jimmy Bastard
Thu Feb 16, 2006 5:19 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: The Music
Replies: 19
Views: 14060

Is anyone an authority who can clarify what exactly we are allowed to use? There's a whole host of confusing terms. Copyleft Anti-copyright Creative Commons Share-alike Open Music Model Copyright-free FairShare A cursory scan of the above on wikipedia just makes my head go all cuntybooby. Anyone kno...
by Jimmy Bastard
Fri Feb 10, 2006 1:33 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Fun and games night
Replies: 18
Views: 14503

I'm all in.
One to dress up for I suspect.
On the given night I will only answer to my new moniker 'Panhandle Slim'.


'Beware of any enterprise that requires new clothing.'
-Henry David Thoreau
by Jimmy Bastard
Thu Feb 09, 2006 8:53 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Volunteer Party: feb 25th. 2006
Replies: 5
Views: 3455

Themes are redundant. Eighties' Nights are the territory of the worst kind of lowest common denominator clubs. And then there's the whole fucking irony aspect. It was a terrible decade. 'I think the price we paid for our golden life was an inability to fully believe in love; instead we gained an iro...
by Jimmy Bastard
Tue Feb 07, 2006 1:49 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Links to Art | Music | Literature | Philosophy Sites
Replies: 8
Views: 4191

by Jimmy Bastard
Tue Feb 07, 2006 1:43 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Fake ID
Replies: 4
Views: 3168

by Jimmy Bastard
Tue Jan 24, 2006 2:43 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Box Wars:
Replies: 8
Views: 5320

Of course!
Fuck all airlines.
Rebrand them RiotAir and schedule bottom-dollar flights to revolutionary hotspots across the globe.
First we take RyanAir then we take Virgin and corner the Sex-Tourism market.

'Branson is a pickle with no place on my plate'
Virgin - Prince Far I

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