The LiveWire Lounge (3394 N Milwaukee) asked Quimby's if we wanted to curate a night at their lounge. And we said yes. So this is what we're bringing, a themed mix of reading and music with a very specific focus: Quimby's Night at LiveWire Lounge: 3 Songs, 3 Writers Reading About Those …
Come On Down
56p, b&w, 5.5"x8.5"
The weird world of game shows through the eyes of writers, contestants and hopefuls! Come On Down covers everything from Bozo Buckets to Jeopardy , The Cash Cab to the internet experiment Red Carpet Run to two perspectives on Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? and much more. What's awesome about this anthology is its "insiders" approach consistently sweeps away the smoke and mirrors - prizes are crappy, writing questions is creepy, enthusiasm is cooked. The hard work and anxiety behind a facade of excitement and fun. This is a real winner of a zine, that's rooted in love of the format. Plus it reminded me of my unfufilled dream to be a contestant on Supermarket Sweep -EF