Music..Some of the bands who've played live at Magnetic Field: A-Bones, The Above, Anderson Council, Antietam, Armitage Shanks, Ashford Breaks, Au Revoir Simone, Babe The Blue Ox, Baby Shakes, Back In Spades, Balthrop Alabama, Bamboo Kids, The Baskervilles, Beekeeper, Belmondos, Tobias Bernstrup, Bill Popp & The Tapes, Black Beauties, Black Hollies, Black Lips, Blacklist, Blank Stares, Los Blankitos, Blue Beats, Booty Olympics, Boss Martians, Bourbon Dynasty, Breakup Breakdown, Les Breastfeeders, The Brought Low, C. Gibbs, Candy Snatchers, The Carbonas, Cash Carson, Greg Cartwright, Eugene Chadborne, The Chains, Chandler And The Chasers, The Charms, Cedars, Church Keys, The Cinders, Coffin Lids, The Collisions, Coy Dogs, Crack Pipes, Crybabies, The Cynics, The Dansettes, Dark Brothers, Dave's True Story, David Hillyard & the Rocksteady 7, Detachment Kit, Demon's Claws, DC Snipers, Demands, Digital Leather, Dirty Excuse, Downbeat 5, Al Duvall, Mitch Easter, EDP, Edison Rocket Train, Eiffel Tower, Electric Shadows, Emergency Party, The Ettes, Ex Planets, Federale, The Figgs, The Fleshtones, Fortune's Flesh, Frantic, Frauke, Freshkills, Pete Galub & The Annuals, Gito Gito Hustler, Gabby Glaser, Goes Cube, Gold Streets, Go Bunny, Golden Bear, The Golden Error, Goodnight Loving, The Great Gaylord, Great Lakes, The Greatest Hits, Grip Weeds, For Real For Real, Hall Monitors, The Hard Lessons, Hazel Motes, Headquarters, Highschool Sweethearts, The High Strung, The High Violets, The Hong Kong, Hopewell, Hotel Lights, Hula, Human Eye, The Hunt, Hysterics, IDA, The Ike Reilly Assassination, Imaginary Icons, The Insomniacs, Iron Hero, The Isles, The Jet Boys, Sharon Jones, Jonny Chan & The New Dynastly Six, Kabuki Killers, Lenny Kaye, Annie Keating, Matt Keating, Kid Congo And The Pink Monkey Birds, The King Kahn And BBQ Show, King Louie One Man Band, Klimpter, Konks, Kowalskis, Lilys, The Lascivious Biddies, Little Killers, LiveFastDie, Live Ones, Lost Sounds, Lyres, The Magnetix, Mascott, The Makeout Party, The Martinets, The Master Plan, Rose Melberg, Glenn Mercer (of The Feelies), The Mess Around, MHz, Mighty Fine, Mighty High, The Mishaps, Chris Mills, Thee Minks, Miscreants, Mondo Topless, Moneychangers, Mommyheads, M.O.T.O., Monumentals, Moonlighters, Morning Pages, Dennis Most And The Instigators, Mr. Action And The Boss Guitars, Mugs, Muck And The Mires, Mystery Girls, Nashville Ramblers, Necropolis, New Bomb Turks, The New Lou Reeds, The New York Times, Newborn Naturals, Nobliese Oblige, Noodles, The Occasion, The Optic Nerve, Oranges Band, The Original Sins, Pagoda, Parallax Project, The Pills, Pio Mazzotti, The Plimsouls, The Plungers, The Ponys, The Pop Machine, The Poor Man's Roses, Prototypes, Purple Wizard, Real Kids, Reigning Sound, Rocketship Park, Rotary Downs, The Rowboats, RPG, Ruby On The Vine, 777s, Santa Marias, Second Fiddles, Sharp Things, Shalitas, Elliot Sharp, Shaw 'Nuff, Shop Fronts, The Silos, Sirens, Skipper, Slowdazzle, Slut 'Em Go, Small Potatoes, Graham Smith, Soft, Some Action, Sons And Heirs, The Soul Shakers, (The Sound Of) Kaleidoscope, Special Pillow, Spider Bags, Spittoons, SSM, The The Stabilisers, Stags, Stalkers, Steve Wynn And The Miracle 3, Summer Babes, Sweet Divines, The Swingin' Neckbreakers, Teenage Prayers, Tentacle Lizardo, Test Patterns, Throw Rag, Trembling Blue Stars, The Tough And Lovely, To Be A High Powered Executive, Turpentine Brothers, Two Tears, Ugly Beats, The Vacant Lot, Vatican III, Vesties, The Villains, Visitors, Voxtrot, The Yams, The Walking Hellos, Mary Weiss, Wide Right, Ms. Alex White And The Red Orchestra, Wild Carnation, Bruno Wizard (The Homosexuals), The Weekenders, Mary Weiss, The Woggles, World's Greatest Sinners, Yo La Tengo, and so many more!
MoviesRock'N'Roll High School, Eat The Document, Head, D.O.A., The Harder They Come, The Kids Are Alright, The Decline Of Western Civilization, Gimme Shelter, The Filth And The Fury, A True Testimonial, Rude Boy, Don't Look Back, End Of The Century, Blackboard Jungle, A Hard Day's Night, This Is Spinal Tap, No Direction Home, and so on.
BooksHere's just some of the writers who've read at Magnetic Field (as part of our Monthly reading series): David Gates, Amy Hempel, Hillary Raphael, Rebecca Schuman, Jenefer Shute, Thomas Beller, Sam Lipsyte, Felicia C. Sullivan, Stephen O'Connor, Mathew Sharpe, Cris Beam, Ira Robbins, Jonathan Dixon, Molly Fitzsimons, Meridith Rohana, Gina Zucker, Dennis Cooper, Benjamin Weissman, Roberto "Bobby" Arellano, Yongsoo Park, Patrick Mcgrath, Nelly Reifler, Tim McLoughlin, Chris Niles, Luciano Guerriero, Daniel Nester, Jacob Slichter, John Leland, Matt Dobkin, Elizabeth Gold, Miles Marshall Lewis, David Ohle, Steve Buscemi, Deb Olin Unferth, Jane Avrich, Joe Garden, Andrew Richmond, Michael Buscemi, Ian Bickford, Richard Nash, Stephen Clair, Gary Lutz, Peter Markus, David Hollander, Robert Lopez, George Pelencanos, Joe Garden, and Todd Hanson.
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