GSN greenlights steampunk TV show

The Game Show Network (GSN) has given the green light to a new series that sees contestants making objects with a steampunk theme. According to tvmediainsights.com, the show will celebrate steampunk artists, but it’s not clear whether the contestants will be steampunks or regular artists using the help of steampunks. Titled “Steampunk‘d”, the objects made will have to incorporate the steampunk aesthetic of old with new and the article also suggests that it will have to have a futuristic theme. One of the Executive Producers was involved with “Hogan Knows Best”, so if it’s anything like that, we’re in for … Continue reading GSN greenlights steampunk TV show

Poplock Holmes to appear at GEAR Con

First of all, GEAR Con means “The Gaslight Explorers, Adventurers, & Romantics Convention.” If you know what that means you are directed to the Doubletree Hotel, 1000 NE Multnomah Street in Portland on the weekend of Friday, July 5 through Sunday, July 7 for, “three days of art salons, makers’ workshops, masquerade balls, tabletop gaming, a Victorian martial arts symposium, a Steampunk fashion show, vendors, and uniquely thrilling retro-futurist entertainment every night. “This year sees the arrival of internationally-famous Steampunk supergroup, Abney Park. More music provided by the nation’s only live electro-swing band, Good Company, Poplock Holmes (Victorian hip-hop – … Continue reading Poplock Holmes to appear at GEAR Con