Dave's Corner of the Universe

Where strange fact and stranger fiction collide

Comics and Music Come Together in Lights Skin & Earth.

  We here at DCotU love comics and we love music, and we love the rare cross over, such as Jamie Hewlett’s Tank Girl and Gerard Way’s The Umbrella Academy … Continue reading

June 2, 2019 · Leave a comment

The 2018 Davie Award Part 4

  Continuing with my favorite things last year. Favorite Ska Song:  She’s Kerosene by the Interrupters. Who doesn’t love a good ska song? And this is ska at its best. … Continue reading

January 9, 2019 · 4 Comments

Learning New Things Everyday December 2018

  For those of you who are new to my blog, every day I try to learn something new and then write it down with the day I learned it … Continue reading

December 31, 2018 · 2 Comments

Alice’s Restaurant Masacree: How an Anti-war Song Became a Thanksgiving Staple.

    It is Thanksgiving and we here at the underground base which is the command center of Dave’s Corner of the Universe have, two holiday traditions. One, is for … Continue reading

November 22, 2018 · 4 Comments

Dose this Machine Kill Fascists? Arts Versus Oppression Part II

  Last time when we talked about art versus oppression, and before we get back on that topic I want to broach the terrible concept of art supporting oppression. Though … Continue reading

July 22, 2018 · 4 Comments

Dose this Machine Kill Fascists? Arts Versus Oppression Part I.

  Does this machine kill fascists? The title of this post comes from a slogan that Woody Guthrie painted on his guitar (later guitars had the phrase on them in … Continue reading

June 26, 2018 · 1 Comment

Learning New Things Everyday May 2018

  So this is what I learned last month and the day I learned it.  1st – 1892’s Haunted castle is considered the first horror movie and the first vampire … Continue reading

June 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

The 2017 Davie Awards Part 4.

  A week into 2018, and today we are going to discuss great songs and other audio excellence of 2017, in Part 4 of The Davies.   Best unpluged song: … Continue reading

January 6, 2018 · 1 Comment

Geek Obscura: The Mountain Goats.

    My Geek Obscura series describes, things that people love to geek out about, but that have not quite hit mainstream culture yet for some reason or another. Today … Continue reading

November 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

Was Jim Sullivan Abducted by Aliens? The Case of Vanishing Musician.

  Things I like, rock and roll and mysteries. So I am kind of shocked that I just recently found out about the disappearance of Jim ‘Sully” Sullivan back in … Continue reading

June 12, 2017 · 4 Comments