Archive for June 18th, 2009

Smart Sandwich

The New York Times recently had a story about the burgeoning banh mi (Vietnamese sandwich) scene in Brooklyn which contained an apt quote, “They are so rich in history, complex in flavor and full of contradictions that they make other sandwiches look dumb.” Read more »

Parrish in the Springtime

by Tim Foster

It is nearly impossible to explain the grip that Maxfield Parrish once held on the American imagination, but let’s start with the stats. Daybreak, the artist’s 1922 masterwork is believed to be the most-reproduced artwork in history, Read more »

Record Swap this Saturday!

This Saturday, KDVS and Midtown Monthly present another fantastic record swap! Featuring over a dozen vendors, this swap takes place from 9am-2pm at Luigi’s Fun Garden in Midtown Sacramento.

This event is all ages, admission is only $3 and benefits KDVS radio.

Dig through bins of records and find some amazing gems, quarky tunes and all inbetween. There will also be back issues of Midtown Monthly available, zines, KDVS merchandise and much more!

Luigi’s Slice will be selling special Breakfast pizza in the morning, so come hungry! Pizza, soda and beer to be sold throughout the day to satiate your record hunting abilities.

Happy shopping!