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7.28.2010

Back 2 Skool: Go School Someone Else



Due Date: September 30th, 2010

Assignment: Back 2 Skool: Go School Someone Else
You may be the loner goth girl, the annoying ska punk skanker, or the rebellious riot grrrl. Either way, it's time to be your own professor. Put together a mix of a genre of music you are well schooled in, and go school someone else. Dress to impress! You wouldn't want to make a bad rep for yourself on the first day of school. Your expertise will be well received, and greatly appreciated!

Objective:
Share music, make art, and keep post alive.

How it works:
Following the assignment and the rules, make a mix and submit it by the deadline. The submissions will be mixed and matched to other Tender Validators, and mailed out the following week. Be sure to include (on a separate sheet of paper) the mailing address you’d like your mix to be sent.

Rules:
* 12 song minimum, 1 disk/tape maximum
* Track list must be included
* Cover art required, and must include a description of the genre using words or pictures
* Return address provided (on a separate sheet of paper, please! )
* Please keep cd anonymous (you can use an alias)
* $3 for postage

Drop Locations:
-Fuel Coffee 610 19th Ave. Seattle, WA (19th & Mercer on Capitol Hill)
-Zebra Club 1901 1st Ave. Seattle, WA (1st & Stewart by Pike Place Market)

Mail In:
-Leigh’s Apartment (message me on FB, or email me at tendervalidations@gmail.com for address)

In love with Nika Roza Danilova

You may know her from Nika & Rory, Former Ghosts, or simply as Zola Jesus. Either way, there's no denying her pure talent. Her voice is like a honey coated smoker's; deep dark and seductive. Nika & Rory is like a pop-goth dream. The best track with Former Ghosts is from the ep Fleurs released in October 2009, "The Bull and the Ram" where she croons  
speak louder/speak louder/tell me your heart...
It's so sincere she could make a baby cry. Newly released work with Former Ghosts includes the song "Chin Up", also proving to be a hit. Her solo work as Zola Jesus keeps getting better and better.There's absolutely nothing bad I can say about her. It's love.

Go here to download songs by Nika & Rory, Former Ghosts, and Zola Jesus.