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Hollywood Strip Legend StoryTeller Releases “Lost Album”

StoryTeller album release preview Little WillyCyberspace, Internet—StoryTeller, one of the most popular Los Angeles based strip sensations of the 90’s is ready to unleash their “lost album” through Apple Music in the fall of, 2019.

Vocalist Jerome Story, lead guitarist J.P., bassist John Donovan, Craig Campbell on keyboards and drummer Stephen Teller comprised the dynamic rock band. Serving up a crowd-pleasing mixture of melodious techno harmonies and hard-edged rhythm drive, StoryTeller reigned the Hollywood club scene from Club Lingerie to The Viper Room, becoming a beloved staple in US and European music fans’ libraries during a time when the LA music scene was ablaze in the ears of the world.

“What a great era . . . LA was on FIRE then and we were right in the middle of it,” reminisces Campbell.

When the album was initially scheduled to drop, Pirate Radio 100.3 FM announced StoryTeller’s original release date on the Shannon in the Morning show, with a debut of the upcoming single Little Willy, the band’s wildly popular version of the Sweet cover tune. Echoing the sentiments of so many of the band’s mass amount of fans’ sentiments, Scott Shannon’s co-host, Gavin, referred to StoryTeller as “The greatest thing since sliced bread!”

That was a long time ago, however great music is timeless. Now the world will finally hear the entire album. Preview the StoryTeller single Little Willy at https://music.apple.com/album/1473592844

Is the “lost album” the Swan Song for StoryTeller? Donovan smiles and with a wink says, “We are talking some new music. . . .”

StoryTeller releases Lost Album on Apple Music

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Detroit’s ‘Dirty Show’ Opens this Weekend

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Detroit, Michigan – For over a decade, the Dirty Show® has been considered one of the largest and most important erotic global art exhibitions on the planet. Each year, the exhibit features hundreds of quality erotic works, in virtually every imaginable media. It has become an immersible experience, with world-class performance artists both on the stage and in the audience. It attracts a diverse and cutting-edge audience of free-spirited devotees, whose yearly attendance has grown to over 10,000 people. Now, in its 19th year, the exhibition continues to push boundaries, and remains a beacon for established and emerging artists from around the world.

Acclaimed Los Angeles “ilLUSTrator” Jay E. Moyes (aka JEM) announces his first submission has been accepted for this year’s Dirty Show, The pen and ink art piece titled The Jock and the Leatherman will be displayed during the show’s run. “This is a great honor. I’ve dreamed of this moment for years. To have my first submission to this show accepted is very exciting. The Dirty Show Detroit is a high water mark for erotica and fetish, and I look forward to the opportunity to show there again in the future.”

“The Jock and the Leatherman” will be one of many pieces of erotic art on display at Dirty Show Detroit. The art show also features exhibitions of erotic video and film, along with live stage shows.

Dirty Show Detroit runs, February 9-11, and February 16-17. For ticket information, details on live performances and much more, go to DirtyDetroit.com.

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Chaturbate: The Musical Bows at Hollywood Fringe Festival

Chaturbate: The Musical Bows at Hollywood Fringe
Hollywood, California — Hollywood Fringe Festival showcase series, 1001 Minutes of New Musicals debuts the lighthearted comedy Chaturbate: The Musical for a limited five-performance run, beginning June 10, 2017.

Written by Dan Margules with music by David Jayden Anthony and Chris Edgar, Chaturbate: The Musical follows starry-eyed Broadway hopeful Laura London as she makes her play for theatrical fame. However, the struggling actress has a little secret–to make ends meet, she takes it off nightly on Chaturbate.com. When the producer of the family-friendly musical she’s auditioning for discovers her online command performances, Laura’s unwholesome double life threatens to end her stage career forever.

The Hollywood Fringe Festival is an annual, open-access, community-derived event celebrating freedom of expression and collaboration in the performing arts community. Entry is open to anyone with a vision, allowing the festival to exhibit the most diverse and cutting-edge points-of-view the world has to offer. Fringe 2017 will debut 375 individual stage shows, during its run from June 8 through 25. Festival entries will be performed in 32 theater venues around Los Angeles, California.

New Musicals, Inc. hosts the Fringe showcase series, 1001 Minutes of New Musicals, presenting Chaturbate: The Musical in a triple-bill with two other uncensored comedic musicals, Feet First and Fucked Up Fairy Tales. All performances will take place at Sacred Fools Theater Black Box, 6322 Santa Monica Blvd in Los Angeles, 90038.

For show dates, times, theatre seating information and pre-sale tickets, please visit http://www.hollywoodfringe.org/projects/4412?tab=tickets.

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FetishArtist.net Works Unveiled at La Luz de Jesus Coaster Show

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Los Angeles, CA–Jay E. Moyes of FetishArtist.net will show three fetish pieces, as part of the La Luz de Jesus Gallery’s Coaster Show in Los Angeles. The group show opens September 2nd, 2016 and runs through October 2, 2016. Full story: http://thepresswire.com/?p=2380

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Fetish-artist.com Featured in Halloween Art Show Double Shot

Jay E. Moyes Fetish-Artist.comLos Angeles, CaliforniaFetish-Artist.com will be featured in two Southern California art shows this weekend as things gear up for Halloween.

The first event is SMUT, An Art Event for Your Kinky Side at Sanctuary LAX studios, Friday, October 16th at 9:00 P.M. Jay E. Moyes of Fetish-Artist.com will have on display kinky greeting cards and original artwork. He will also be showing off several new paddles with fetish artwork from the site. Moyes created a show poster for the event, and attendees can get signed prints at the show.

Next comes “Goths in the Sunlight,” a Halloween themed art show at Antebellum fetish art gallery in Hollywood. The reception starts at 7:00 P.M. on Saturday, October 17th. For the first time in years, Moyes’ ‘haunted’ painting “Lipstick”, which has been at the center of many macabre circumstances, will be on display and available to the public, along with other original pieces and prints. Also available will be two art paddles by Moyes and kinky Halloween cards.

“It is an honor to show at these events,” said Moyes. “These are great people to work with and their events are a blast. Many kind thanks to Rick Castro of Antebellum for inviting me to show. Mistress Allison Leigh has been very supportive of my art career and I thank her and the staff of Sanctuary LAX for having me at SMUT.”

Sanctuary LAX is located at 10914 S. La Cienega Blvd in Lennox, across from LAX. For details on SMUT, go to http://Facebook.com/SMUTisART.

Antebellum fetish art gallery is located at 1643 Las Palmas Ave. in Hollywood, half a block down from Hollywood Blvd. For more on Antebellum and “Goths in the Sunlight”, go to http://www.antebellumgallery.blogspot.com.

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Antebellum Fetish Film Festival Celebrates Sex in Cinema

AntebellumMedLogoHollywood, CA–Artist Rick Castro hosts the ultimate fetish video party at his gallery in the heart of Tinseltown. The Antebellum Fetish Film Festival will run for four nights, September 17 through 20, 2015.

Castro has put together a set of videos, full length features and shorts, well know and rare titles, both new and old, celebrating fetish, leather culture, gay, lesbian, and transgender topics. Films of note include Love Hard, often described as a docu-portraiture of BDSM and intimacy, Cruising, the cult-film classic starring Al Pacino as an undercover cop in the NYC leather scene looking for a serial killer, and the premiere of The Dog and Pony Show, a short film about puppy and pony play, produced by Castro and Eric Minh Swenson.

The current exhibition at Antebellum’s sex-positive art gallery is “True Mexican Independence Day.” Attendees are free to check out the colorful paintings before and between the films of the festival and to enjoy a drink in the peaceful patio area.

Antebellum gallery is located at 1643 Las Palmas Avenue in Hollywood, California. The festival runs Thursday, September 17 through Sunday, September 20, screening will take place 7:00 PM to Midnight on all dates. Seats are limited. For ticket information and program details, go to https://www.facebook.com/events/532495503579519

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William Rotsler Retrospective Adult Film Festival and Book Release Event

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San Francisco, CaliforniaDigital Parchment Services announces a special William Rotsler Retrospective Adult Film Festival [http://www.williamcharlesrotsler.com] taking place May 23 through June 6, 2015 at the San Francisco Center for Sex and Culture, celebrating the launch of a new, enhanced edition of the legendary writer-director’s controversial look at the 1960s birth of the adult film in The Golden Age of Erotic Cinema.

Digital Parchment Services publisher, Jean Marie Stine remembers, “William Rotsler was truly a renaissance man. He was an acclaimed sculptor, filmmaker, photographer, reporter, novelist, illustrator, cartoonist, and the recipient of multiple awards. But first and foremost, William was a visionary erotic filmmaker, acclaimed for such cult classics as Agony of Love, Mantis in Lace, Street of a Thousand Pleasures and Like It Is! During the 1960s he directed dozens of short and feature length films.”

Back in print for the first time in 40 years, The Golden Age of Erotic Cinema is Rotsler’s personal view of the rise of adult filmmaking in the 1960s, beginning with Russ Meyer’s phenomenal success with Deep Throat – the movie that put adult films on the map. The novel takes readers behind the scenes for a look at the making of erotic movies, presents personal interviews with adult stars and producers, and concludes with an “Erotic Cinema Checklist”, rating over 100 erotic movies of the era.

Over the years since its original publication, The Golden Age of Erotic Cinema has achieved the status of a classic on its subject. Eric Schaefer, Associate Professor of Visual and Media Arts at Emerson College hails the book for its “valuable insights and unique perspective,” while John Minson in Bright Lights Film Journal says the book chronicles “the porno-chic age,” providing “contemporary perspectives and valuable insights”

The Rotsler retrospective kicks off Saturday, May 23 with The Golden Age of Erotic Cinema release party and presentation of a video recap of Rotsler’s life and work, including trailers for his erotic movies, personal reminiscences from friends. The evening will end with a showing of one of his notable films.

The following two Sundays will feature more clips and trailers plus screenings of Rotsler’s selected groundbreaking adult films. Throughout all three weeks, there will be a special gallery exhibition of posters for his movies, samples of his erotic photography, and reproductions of his adult cartoon work on display at the San Francisco Center for Sex and Culture.

The Center for Sex and Culture is located at 1349 Mission Street in San Francisco, California, 94103. To pre-order tickets visit http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1565296.

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Miss Allison Leigh and Sanctuary LAX Present “SMUT: An Art Event for Your Kinky Side”

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Los Angeles, CA – Art and fetish seem to be made for each other, and yet, there just aren’t enough places where the two can meet. Saturday night, March 28, 2015, Miss Allison Leigh and Sanctuary LAX are letting art and fetish make a love connection with “SMUT: An Art Event for Your Kinky Side.”

“This night will be packed with LA’s top fashion models and dozens of skilled artists of every medium,” said Mistress Cyan, Headmistress of Sanctuary LAX. “Joining us will be painters, poets, and illustrators. Since Sanctuary LAX is a working BDSM dungeon and fetish events space, many of our staff, including rope bondage expert Miss Cassie, will be on hand for workshops and demonstrations for those who want to get their 50 shades of curious going.”

Event Organizer Miss Allison Leigh said, “We have live entertainment from local kink and burlesque artists highlighting the evening. Mistress Bella Bathory will be lighting up our main stage with a breathtaking grinder performance. Don’t miss The Hollywood Jane Revue and aerialist Isabella Sophia.”

And of course, it wouldn’t be an art show without a bunch of art. Leigh has lined up a stampede of over 30 erotic and fetish artists such as Eben Feathers, Cara Madsen, Samantha Franco, Atom Bon, and Blair Deverous. You’ll also find the striking photography of Joel Hindman and Michael Diaz of Surgeon Studios, fashion by Zed Threads, and leatherwork by Smart Pencil Designs. Fusion Kitty Studios will have a photo booth for guests and aspiring models. For those who want to get creative, models will be present for live sketching sessions and body painting will be available. Organic snacks will be provided by an independent operative of Food Not Bombs of Ventura.

This event is for one night only. Tickets are currently available with discounts for couples and threesomes. Doors open at 8:30 P.M. at Sanctuary Studios LAX, 10914 S. La Cienega, Los Angeles, CA 90304. For more information go to www.facebook.com/SMUTisART

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Jay E. Moyes Returns to Antebellum Gallery for Valentines Day Art Show

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Hollywood, CA – Jay E. Moyes of Fetish-artist.com [www.fetish-artist.com] returns to Antebellum gallery for their group show “Broken Heart”. The exhibition will be on display February 14th through March 4th, 2015.

The V-day exhibition features over 16 artists, including Nik O Nik, PJ Superior, and Gio Black Peter. “Who hasn’t felt heartache and loss of the love of our lives?” Said curator Rick Castro, “This is a universal experience forgotten about on the most romantic day of the year.This year Antebellum will celebrate the heart that was broken. “Broken Heart” features some of the most exciting up and coming artists local and international, because the world has many views of love.”

Moyes has five pieces on display at Antebellum, and created a special show poster for the event. Also available will be kinky Valentines cards as seen on Fetish-artist.com and Moyes will debut his line of fetish art on wood paddles with two Valentine themed pieces at the event.

The opening night is Saturday February 14th, with a reception party from 7:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. The reception will include live performances by Jeffery Hutchison, Violet Talea, Robert Patrick, and Cindy. There will be a $5 cover at the door for the reception.

Antebellum is located at 1643 N. Las Palmas Ave. in Hollywood. For a sneak preview, directions and more details on the show, go to http://antebellumgallery.blogspot.com/2015/01/antebellums-annual-valentines-day-show.html

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Fetish-Artist.com Artwork Exhibiting in Antebellum’s “Haunted House” October Group Show

Jay E. Moyes Fetish-Artist.com Hollywood, CA – Jay E. Moyes of Fetish-Artist.com celebrates his first Hollywood showing of his artwork in the group theme exhibition, “Haunted House,” held at Rick Castro’s Antebellum gallery, Saturday, October 18 through November 1, 2014.

Antebellum’s October group show will display spooky, creepy and macabre works by some of the most recognized fetish artists of Southern California and beyond.

“I’ve been chomping at the bit for this showing for months,” said Moyes. “When I first pitched my artwork for the gallery, Rick picked out a few of my pieces, saying they’d be perfect for his October group show. Antebellum prides itself as being the most renowned fetish art gallery in Hollywood, and I’m honored to be a part of that.”

Works of over 24 artists will be on display, including pieces by Michael Manning, Boots Bryant, and the late H.R. Giger. Moyes will have three pieces on display.

Antebellum’s owner, Castro said, “It’s my favorite time of year, and once again we present our annual All Hollows Eve group show with artworks and performances inspired by hauntings, ghosts, creatures and things that go bump in the night! Antebellum’s manifesto is to bring fetish to the mainstream, and Halloween is the perfect time to get people that usually don’t indulge in viewing kink and overt sexual artistic expression, to let loose and enjoy.”

The opening reception for “Haunted House” is on Saturday, October 18th, 2014 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM. The reception will offer live entertainment from Cindy, Tre-Jour, and Minnie and Roman Castevet, along with the artwork showing. Attendees are encouraged to arrive in costume.

Antebellum is located at 1643 N. Las Palmas Ave. in Hollywood. For cover charge, directions and more details on the show, go to http://antebellumgallery.blogspot.com/2014/10/haunted-house-antebellum-is-taking.html
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About Antebellum Gallery:
Hollywood’s Antebellum Gallery offers mature-themed, intimate, art shows in a storied and charming location, hosted by photographer/gallerist Rick Castro. Antebellum Gallery is located in the historic building that once housed the legendary Baroque Books where Charles Bukowski would raise hell with owner, Red Stodolsky. Now Antebellum gives artists a place to raise a little hell of their own, embracing artists working in themes pornographic, erotic, decadent, and celebrating transgressive behaviors.

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