Notes of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 12.05.18

by on December 10, 2018 :: 0 comments

This past 1st Wednesday of December (aka 12.05.18)Mad Swirl continued to whirl up our mic madness at our mad mic home, Deep Ellum’s Regal Room!

HUGE GRATS to all you mad poets, performers, artists and musicians who helped swirl us up a mighty fine night!

Here’s a shout out to all who graced us with your words, your songs, your divine madness…

Mad Swirl Open Mic : 12.05.18

(click to start the slideshow : photos courtesy of Dan “the MAN!” Rodriguez)


MH Clay
Chris Zimmerly


Chris Curiel (trumpet)
Tamitha Curiel (vocals)
Clark Walker (drums)

Open Mic:

MH Clay
Chris Zimmerly
Tyler Malone
Harry McNabb
Elliot Perkins
Colby Charles
Mitch Ridgeway
Elliot Hill
Susan Duvall
Christopher Calle
Aaron Kelley
Sam Hudson
Cortlynn Blankenbaker
Charles Tuvilla

GREAT BIG YES to Swirve, for stirring the Swirl the best way in the world!

More HUGE YES’es to Regal Room’s Thad Kuiper (sound), Elana & Lisa for makin’ our stay most righteous.

HUGEST grats to our Patron Saint of we Mad Ones & proprietor of the Independent, Joshua Florence!

And lastly, but never leastly, yes Yes YES to all who came out to the Regal Room & shared this loving, laughing, lasting night of poetry and music and Swirl-abrations with us!

May the madness keep swirlin’ your way ’til the next Mad Swirl 1st Wednesday (01.02.19 @ The Regal Room)

Johnny O

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