1. submit your art + writing to our 2-year anniversary ‘zine.  do it by july 3 - this wednesday!  

    send your creations to whiskeycokewithyou (at) gmail (dot) com.  get at us if you have questions!

    some exciting surprises coming your way on july 9th, at freddy’s, for our 2-year reading…stay tuned… find us on facebook to stay in touch!

     
  2. Holy whack-a-mole! My head is still THROBBBIN from all the awesome tunes, stories, poems and performances (and the booze)! Thanks to all you awesome writers, readers, musicians and artists who made last night one of the dopest whiskey coke’s yet! Your zine purchases raised $90 for hurricane sandy relief efforts! Yazooooo! Who says having a good time and a powerful hangover the next day cant be a little rewarding?! If you’re lookin to continue the fundraising, peep The Brooklyn What’s single “Catastrophe Kids” released just yesterday! All proceeds from downloads go to sandy relief! Thanks everyone, see ya next month! oh, and fyi, get at us for next month’s zine and setlist slots by November 30th!

    http://thebrooklynwhat.bandcamp.com/album/catastrophe-kids-from-hot-wine-out-1-15-13

    Love,

    Jesse and Tamara

    whiskeycokewithyou@gmail.com

    https://www.facebook.com/pages/Having-A-Whiskey-Coke-With-You/231115263571971?fref=ts

     
  3. Now accepting writing and art submissions! Performers, musicians, readers wanted!!! If you still have power, get at us! If not, I will assume you are pulling an Edgar Allen Poe with a lone candle and feather pen, in which case, fold that ish up, stamp a wax seal on it, and get it to us on horseback by next Monday, November 5th!


    stay safe and cuddled.

    Jesse and Tamara


     
  4. HEY WHISKEY COKE HEADS! These guys thank you for your help with their kickstarter and for supporting and wylin out at shows! Peep the exclusive in-studio interview and jam sesh for the series The New York Sessions. The Brooklyn What play some new stuff, some old stuff and spill the beans on their origins and their songs’ origins. Video directed and produced by the amazing Brian Last andArcadian Vanguard Entertainment.

     
     
  5. Thanks everyone for comin out last night!! It was epicness on a grand scale of excellence! Thank you readers, performers, and musicians for lending your talents, the gods of art, wine, and mischief were all pleased. Stay tuned for next month’s post-election edition when we will either be bitter and disenfranchised, or bitter and disenfranchised!

    October Issue Download Coming Soon!
     
  6. TOMORROW
    the twelfth (12th!!) ‘having a whiskey coke with you.’

    we close out the first volume of the ‘zine (yay!), hear some of our favorite people speak + strum + sing (yay!!), and look to starting another amazing year of ‘having a whiskey coke with you!’


    lend an ear, cop a ‘zine, read a thing, have ten drinks.  tuesday @ 8pm.

    Freddy’s Bar and Backroom

    627 5th Ave - Brooklyn, New York 11215

    each issue of the ‘zine is available for purchase at the reading (really?  cool!).  just a buck.  you can also download a digital copy of this issue here tomorrow.

     

  7. download a pdf of ‘having a whiskey coke with you’ (issue 10).  it’s about 13mb - you should right-click or ctrl+click the link and choose “save as,” so it doesn’t download directly in your browser.  downloading can take a few minutes. 

    you can always buy a copy of our newest issue (and all back issues!!) at our monthly reading at freddy’s.  just a single dollar for a copy of the best thing you will ever read/see/eat for dinner.  right?!  $1!

    thanks to our writers, artists, and everyone who came out last night to make the reading the best night of the month (again, again!).  keep on until the next month and the next and the next…

    as always, props to freddy’s for hosting and jess for making the zine a paper’d reality.

    send us your work anytime for the next issue!  keep your eyes here for writing/artwork submission guidelines.  

     
  8. TONIGHT.  4/10.  WE ARE TEN.
    the tenth (word? 10th?!) ‘having a whiskey coke with you.’  we’re proud to have two digits instead of one.


    lend an ear, cop a ‘zine, read a thing, have ten drinks.  8pm.

    Freddy’s Bar and Backroom

    627 5th Ave - Brooklyn, New York 11215

    each issue of the ‘zine is available for purchase at the reading (really?  cool!).  just a buck ($1!).  you can also download a digital copy of this issue here tomorrow.

     

  9. open call for artists - apr 2 deadline! submit to ‘having a whiskey coke with you’

    open call for visual artists!

    submit your work to ‘having a whiskey coke with you,’ a monthly ‘zine of writing & art with a monthly reading at freddy’s bar and backroom in brooklyn, ny.

    look through past entries on our tumblr to see back issues and examples of work that has been included in the past.  here’s a link to our latest issue.  reblog this at your heart’s content - get the word out about whiskey coke!

    the spec’s

    • submit all work in black-and-white (grayscale).  the ‘zine is printed in black-and-white and we don’t want to misrepresent your pieces.  if you have color work that you feel can translate to black-and-white, feel free to make those tweaks and send along.
    • all media are accepted as long as you can send a high-quality image of the piece for printing in the ‘zine.  photography, painting, drawing, collage, sculpture, installations…if you can represent your work in 2D image, we’re down.
    • your work should be in the grey gamma 2.2 workspace.
    • all work must be submitted in .tif or .psd format.  if file sizes are large, feel free to upload to dropbox and share, or send us a .zip file (attached or via a URL).
    • hi-res images of at least 8.5” x 11” and 300dpi.  images that are sent at lower resolutions will not be accepted.
    • include an exact title for each image so we know how to credit your work.

    deadline

    to be considered for the current issue (we’re currently working on february), you must submit your work by the 3rd of each month.  for this month, all visual art submissions must be in by APRIL 2, 2012 to be considered for this issue.  anything submitted after that date will be considered for the next issue.


    contact 

    send all work to whiskeycokewithyou@gmail.com.  we’ll let you know if your work is accepted into the issue and ask for a short (1-2 sentence) bio.  if you have any questions, send us an e-mail!

     

  10. download a pdf of ‘having a whiskey coke with you’ (issue 9).  it’s about 10mb - you should right-click or ctrl+click the link and choose “save as,” so it doesn’t download directly in your browser.  downloading can take a few minutes. 

    you can always buy a copy of our newest issue (and all back issues!!) at our monthly reading at freddy’s.  just a single dollar for a copy of the best thing you will ever read/see/eat for dinner.  right?!  $1!

    thanks to our writers, artists, and everyone who came out last night to make the reading the best night of the month (again, again!).  keep on until the next month and the next and the next…

    as always, props to freddy’s for hosting and jess for making the zine a paper’d reality.

    send us your work anytime for the next issue!  keep your eyes here for writing/artwork submission guidelines.