Mad Swirl Open Mic : 02.05.20

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Join Mad Swirl Open Mic THE 1st Wednesday of February (aka 02.05.20) at 8:00 SHARP as we swirl it up at once again at Top Ten Records! To kick things off, Swirve (Chris Curiel- trumpet/Tamitha Curiel – vocals) will start us off with some Mad musical grooves. After that, hosts Johnny O & MH Clay will invite all y’all to join …

Mad Swirl Open Mic : 12.04.19

by on November 30, 2019 :: 0 comments

Join Mad Swirl Open Mic THIS 1st Wednesday of December (aka 12.04.19) at 8:00 SHARP as we swirl it up at once again at Top Ten Records! To kick things off, Chris Curiel’s Swirve (with special guest Carlos Salas on pocket operator & Clark Walker on skins) will start us off with some Mad musical grooves. After that, hosts Johnny O …

Mad Swirl Open Mic : 11.06.19

by on October 28, 2019 :: 0 comments

Join Mad Swirl Open Mic THIS 1st Wednesday of November (aka 11.06.19) at 8:00 SHARP as we swirl it up at once again at Top Ten Records! This month we will be Swirl-abrating our 15 year of open mic Mad-ness! We can’t believe that all those years have slipped by since we first hosted our event at Absinthe Lounge back …

Mad Swirl Open Mic : 10.02.19

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Join Mad Swirl THIS 1st Wednesday of October (aka 10.02.19) at 8:00 SHARP as we swirl it up at our temporary Mad mic loco home for OCTOBER, Top Ten Records! This month we will be revisiting 2008’s Mad Swirl Blue Note Issue. It’s hard to believe it has been 11 years since we released this collection and thought it due …

Mad Swirl Open Mic : 09.04.19

by on August 27, 2019 :: 0 comments

Join Mad Swirl THIS 1st Wednesday of September (aka 09.04.19) as at 8:00 SHARP as we swirl it up at our Mad mic loco home, RUINS! To kick things off, Chris Curiel’s Swirve (with special guest Clay Stinnett on skins) will start us off with some Mad musical grooves. After that, hosts Johnny O & MH Clay will invite all …

Mad Swirl Open Mic : 08.07.19

by on July 23, 2019 :: 0 comments

Join Mad Swirl THIS 1st Wednesday of August (aka 08.07.19) as at 8:00 SHARP as we swirl it up at our Mad mic loco home, RUINS! To start us off, Chris Curiel’s Swirve (with special guest Stephan Gonzalez!) will start us off with some Mad musical grooves. After that, join in & share in the Mad Swirl’n festivities. Come to be a …

Mad Swirl Open Mic : 07.03.19

by on June 23, 2019 :: 0 comments

Yes! All you Poet-riots and Creative Conspirators, come celebrate a revolution, the birth of a nation of free expression! “Yes!” prevails and “No” is vanquished when you stand up to be heard; your poem, your song, your self in all your Googily-Eyed Glory. Join Mad Swirl & Uncle Googily THIS 1st Wednesday (aka 07.03.19) as at 8:00 SHARP as we …

Mad Swirl Open Mic : 06.05.19

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In case you missed the scoop shared at this past Mad Swirl Open Mic, the Regal Room has closed its doors & left us once again, without a home… But if there is one thing Mad Swirl is, it’s tenacious! The mad winds have once again guided us to our new home (our 5th in 15 years!) and we couldn’t …

Mad Swirl Open Mic : 05.01.19

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Join Mad Swirl this 1st Wednesday of May (aka 05.01.19) at 7:45 SHARP when as we swirl up the mic at our mad mic-ness home, The Regal Room (located inside of Independent Bar & Kitchen in the heart of Deep Ellum)! This month, Mad Swirl Press will be officially launching our annual anthology, “The Best of Mad Swirl : v2018” This …

Mad Swirl Open Mic : 04.03.19

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Join Mad Swirl this 1st Wednesday of April (aka 04.03.19) at 8:00 SHARP when as we swirl up the mic at our mad mic-ness home, The Regal Room (located inside of Independent Bar & Kitchen in the heart of Deep Ellum)! This month, Mad Swirl Press will be officially launching, “Black Sparrow Dress” by Dallas poet and spoken word performer Opalina …