New Podcast: The Gosh Darn Fiasco Podcast

The Doubleclicks are launching a new podcast, wherein Angela plays a game of “Fiasco” with her gaming and comedy buddies. A preview episode is up now; the first full episode drops February 1st. Angela reports that subscriptions are already set up on iTunes/PocketCasts/Stitcher and etc., and asks that fans do that to help with the podcast’s launch.

WeAreAllSF looking for filk room volunteer

Karen Junker informs us that We Are ALL SF Con is looking for someone to run a Filk room during their inaugural weekend, Nov. 4-6, 2016, in Ocean Shores, Washington. They have quite the list of guests attending, particularly for a first year event. Contact Kami Miller, Volunteer Coordinator, if you’re interested in helping out, or know someone who is.

we’re not the only ones trying to get our site together

Hey look, another news post already!

  1. Like us, Tom Smith has his website back together.
  2. GAFilk happened last weekend. Anybody want to write a con report?
  3. Norwescon has gone through a couple of concerts leads this year – currently it’s back in the hands of their Special Events manager, Alan Bond. Wish him luck. Daytime programming is in the very good hands of Jen Kilmer.
  4. Consonance 2016 is March 4-6, 2016 at the Crowne Plaza Silicon Valley, in Milpitas CA. We’ll add it to the events list.

That’s it for the moment. As always, send us your events! We’ll share them along.

Leannan Sidhe’s Mine to Love released

The second album from Leannan Sidhe, Mine to Love, has been released on Bandcamp. All songs are playable on Bandcamp except for the cover of Phoenix’s “King of Elfland’s Daughter,” due to copyright restrictions.

On this release, Leannan Sidhe are Shanti Singleton, Alexander James Adams, Betsy Tinney, Mickey Phoenix, S.J. Tucker, Rob Lindfors, Dara Korra’ti, Sunnie Larson, and Wednesday Phoenix, making it a particularly large instantiation of the band.

The album was recorded at PhantaSea Studios and Supervillian Studios, with engineering by Alexander James Adams and Dara Korra’ti, and mastering by Endless Creations.

New Talis Kimberly Release

Prior Conflikt GoH Talis Kimberly has released Songs for the Wood, a six-song EP on Bandcamp for a mere £3. It’s a fundraiser to help her village to purchase the adjacent woodland known as Kings Farm Wood, and safeguard it for the community. The project is being administered by the Wroughton Parish Council and the Wiltshire Wildlife Trust. Details if you want them, on the Bandcamp page.