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Forklift, Ohio - Issue #19


Melissa Barrett * Claire Becker * Cara Benson * Joshua Butts * Scott Challener * Liz Countryman * Scott Elliott * Terri Ford * Rae Gouirand * J.M. Green * Whit Griffin * James Grinwis * Jess Grover * Catherine Hardy * Nathan Hauke * Scott Alexander Jones * Sean Kilpatrick * Amy King * Andrew Kozma * Catherine Lacey * Amy Lawless * Mark Leidner * Matthew Lippman * Christopher Lirette * Chris Martin * Laura McCullough * Vestal McIntyre * Heidi McKye * Trey Moody * Jason Morris * Howard Norman * Ethan Paquin * Emily Pettit * Lee Posna * Nate Pritts * Emily Raboteau * David Rutschman * Jeremy Schmall * David Sewell * Jeff Simpson * Justin Taylor * Alex Ward *


Eric Appleby, Publisher/Designer
Matt Hart, Editor-in-Chief
Brett Price, Poetry Editor
Merrill Feitell, Fiction Editor
Tricia Suit, Managing Editor/Test Kitchen Director

Peruse & purchase online at ForkliftOhio.com


Family Visit - Ohio Renaissance Festival

Thu Oct 2 - Seven Speed Vortex w/ Cletus Romp at Southgate House (Lounge)

Join Seven Speed Vortex and Cletus Romp for "Hillbilly Thursday" in the Southgate House Lounge on October 2. Heartless Bastards are headlining in the big room ($15), but the Lounge is FREE.


7 Speed Vortex w/Da Muttss & Eagle to Squirrel @ The Northside Tavern - SAT JUL 12 10pm FREE

Catch the madness in the new back room of the Northside Tavern!

P.S. Thanks to Michael Kearns for our awesome 80s photo!


Sitting in with Da Muttss for Chris Walker: Sat Jun 14 at The Sand Bar

Lend your support to fellow bassist Chris Walker this Saturday evening. You can catch me backing up Da Muttss on drums at 8:30pm.


Upcoming Seven Speed Vortex Shows

We've come out of hibernation for a mess of shows. See you at ...

FRI MAY 16 - 10:30pm at The Comet w/ Da Muttss

THU MAY 22 - 9pm at Blue Rock Tavern for Drag Show hosted by Krystle Lamour

SUN MAY 25 - 9:30pm for Rob & Jane's Wedding Show @ Southgate House (don't miss cake at 7:30pm)

MON JUN 16 - NOON at the Contemporary Arts Center for '44' lunchtime music series

CANCELLED: SAT JUN 21 - 10:30pm at The Gypsy Hut w/ Da Muttss

SAT JUN 28 - Radiohead Tribute Show at The Mad Hatter

Coachella 2008: Who we saw ...

Aesop Rock
Death Cab for Cutie
Dwight Yoakam
**Holy Fuck
Les Savy Fav
Man Man
My Morning Jacket
Roger Waters

Rogue Wave
*Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings
Shout Out Louds
Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks
the Breeders
the National
the Raconteurs
*the Swell Season
the Verve
VHS or Beta

*if you haven't already: check it!
**at Gypsy Hut next Tue!! be there ...

Forklift #18 Reviewed in Tarpaulin Sky

Cara Benson reviews Forklift, Ohio #18 in Tarpaulin Sky: http://www.tarpaulinsky.com/Reviews/forklift_18.html

She says:
"Simultaneously cheeky, vulnerable, funny, ominous, and lyrically toying
with what is or is not “accessible,” Forklift, Ohio makes me love
poetry again."


It's here! Forklift, Ohio # 18 - Winter 2008

Aaron Balkan, Adam Clay, Adam Fell, Alexis Orgera, Amanda Nadelberg, Ann Stephenson, Bo McGuire, Chad Sweeney, Charlie Clark, Christina Clark, Dean Young, Dobby Gibson, Dorothea Lasky, Dustin Williamson, Erin M. Bertram, Evan Commander, G.C. Waldrep, James Longenbach, Jeremy Hoevenaar, Jillian Weise, Jim Goar, Lindsay Bernal, Lori Shine, Lucas Farrell, Matthew Rohrer, Maud Casey, Michael Schiavo, Mike Shaffer, Peter Davis, Rachel Contreni Flynn, Sally Ball, Timothy O'Keefe, Todd Colby, and Virgil Renfroe. Featuring cover art by Elizabeth Zechel.
Preview, Peruse, Purchase at http://www.forkliftohio.com/
Thank you.


Meet Gustafer

Morgan Taylor, a Dayton friend-from-waaay-back (and former bandmate of Travel's Darren Callahan) is taking over the world with help from Gustafer Yellowgold.