Note of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 12.04.19

by on December 6, 2019 :: 0 comments

This past 1st Wednesday of December (aka 12.04.19) Mad Swirl once again whirled up our open mic madness! Once again we did our thang at the historic Top Ten Records! HUGE GRATS to them for opening their arms to us Mad ones & shout out to all you mad poets, performers, artists and musicians who helped swirl us up some googily madness! …

Note of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 11.06.19

by on November 8, 2019 :: 0 comments

This past 1st Wednesday of November (aka 11.06.19) Mad Swirl once again whirled up our open mic madness! Once again we did our thang at the historic Top Ten Records! HUGE GRATS to them for opening their arms to us Mad ones & shout out to all you mad poets, performers, artists and musicians who helped swirl us up some googily madness! …

Note of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 10.02.19

by on October 5, 2019 :: 0 comments

This past 1st Wednesday of October (aka 10.02.19) Mad Swirl once again whirled up our open mic madness! This time we did our thang at the historic Top Ten Records! HUGE GRATS to them for opening their arms to us Mad ones & shout out to all you mad poets, performers, artists and musicians who helped swirl us up some googily madness! …

Note of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 09.04.19

by on September 5, 2019 :: 0 comments

This past 1st Wednesday of September (aka 09.04.19) Mad Swirl once again whirled up our open mic madness! HUGE GRATS & shout out to all you mad poets, performers, artists and musicians who helped swirl us up some googily madness! Here’s a visual of who is who: Hosts: Johnny O MH Clay Swirve: Chris Curiel (trumpet) Clay Stinnett (skins) Mad Mic Cast: …

Note of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 08.07.19

by on August 11, 2019 :: 0 comments

This past 1st Wednesday of August (aka 08.07.19) Mad Swirl whirled up our open mic madness! HUGE GRATS & shout out to all you mad poets, performers, artists and musicians who helped swirl us up some googily madness! Hosts: Johnny O MH Clay Swirve: Chris Curiel (trumpet) Stefan Gonzalez (drums) Mad Mic Cast: Johnny Olson MH Clay Opalina Salas Chris Zimmerly Victory Carlos …

Note of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 07.03.19

by on July 5, 2019 :: 0 comments

This past 1st Wednesday of July (aka 07.03.19) Mad Swirl whirled up our open mic madness! All you Poet-riots and Creative Conspirators, came to celebrate a revolution, the birth of a nation of free expression! “Yes!” prevailed and “No” vanquished when ALL Y’ALL stood up to be heard; your poems, your songs, your selves in all your Googily-Eyed Glory! HUGE …

Note of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 06.05.19

by on June 6, 2019 :: 0 comments

This past 1st Wednesday of June (aka 06.05.19) Mad Swirl whirled up our open mic madness at our NEW HOME, Ruins! As soon as we arrived, we knew that we found us a mighty fine new home. Thanks to Ruins for so openly opening their arms to us Mad ones! We are honored to call y’all our open mic home. …

Note of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 05.01.19

by on May 3, 2019 :: 0 comments

This past 1st Wednesday of May (aka 05.01.19) Mad Swirl whirled up our open mic madness at the Regal Room! Sadly, the Regal Room is no more so we fondly bid our latest stomping ground farewell & look forward to where we will land next! (stay tuned) We also said farewell to a near and dear friend of the Swirl …

Note of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 04.03.19

by on April 4, 2019 :: 0 comments

(photo courtesy of Rosie Lindsey Photography) This past 1st Wednesday of April (aka 04.03.19) Mad Swirl continued to whirl up our mic madness at our mad mic home deep in the heart of Deep Ellum… the Regal Room! This month, Mad Swirl Press officially launched, “Black Sparrow Dress” by Dallas poet and spoken word performer Opalina Salas with illustrations by …

Note of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 03.06.19

by on March 7, 2019 :: 0 comments

This past 1st Wednesday of March (aka 03.06.19) Mad Swirl continued to whirl up our mic madness at our mad mic home deep in the heart of Deep Ellum… the Regal Room! HUGE GRATS to all you mad poets, performers, artists and musicians who helped swirl us up a mighty fine & intimate night! Here’s a shout out to all …