E V E R Y T H I N G
B U T I T H E
K I T C H E N I S I N K
3 Mustaphas 3
Archival 1990 Interview
Bob Tarte's nonmusic book from 1992 with photographer Stephen R. Milanowski
rises from obscurity to appear in an obscure cubbyhole at amazon.com.
Roots Rock Reggae
An oral history of reggae from ska to dance hall by The
Beat magazine's reggae expert, Chuck Foster.
Reflections on Luncheon Loaf
John Cho pens and gathers verses on America's beloved canned meat product.
Gallery of Beat Covers
Covers of the last several issues of The
Beat in a page that's fun to look at but
will take a while to load...
TWO DOMESTIC TALES:
What happened to Bob's gloves?
They'd been in his jacket pockets only hours earlier...
Linda calls from the backyard.
Was she in some sort of danger?
What the Hec?
Mad duck drives the author mad.
Big Cats on Campus
Thought California already had enough biohazards? KUSP-FM world music personality
Michael L. Bryant forwards an odd memo...
Columns by CDs and Artists
Columns by Date
Columns by Subject
Page of the Whale
Travel writing by John Cho, Dave Hucker, Jeff Mulder, and Bob Tarte, including:
"He is Called 'Pepé'"
Dave Hucker's trip
to rainforest canopies
and spas in Costa Rica.
West Virginia River Trek
Bob's 2000 trip to the heart
of feud country, mine wars,
& fake Indian mounds.
The public speaks--mostly in negatives--about Tarte and Hucker's columns.
Add your voice to the fray via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Torn from the headlines of today's newspapers... or at least the editorial
page, Dave Hucker takes on the journalistically challenged.
Photos of Cuban musicians by Dave Hucker:
Bobby Carcasses and Afro Cuba
Juan Carlos Alphonso
Clave Y Guanganco
Jovenes Classico del Son
Los Hermanos Bravos
DJ Huck on Alien Soil
Nothing gets in the way of Dave Hucker's quest to bring the salsa gospel
to the remotest outposts of humanity
The "Other Face on Mars"
The one photograph NASA doesn't want you to see. Includes the central, puzzling
photograph plus Mars probe images taken from four
Fat Man on the Beefy Red
Startling proof that certain clandestine organizations possess interplanetary
travel capabilities far in excess of what our governments claim. This is
also the first in a series of new photographs of the "original"
Whale, who had recently been usurped by the Bill Holm-"Whale."
Let the healing begin.
The Bill Holm "Whale"
Is Bill Holm the Whale? Is the Whale Bill Holm? This collection of photos
provides a partial answer. See also Is Bill Holm the Whale?
The Rub-A-Dub-Dub Photos
The infamous Bob-in-the-bathtub photos, never seen before in color, as chronicled
in (what else?) Rub-A-Dub-Dub.
Bob at 23
A rare, masochistic look at how Technobeat columnist Bob Tarte appeared
before the world in 1975.
to the Technobeat Website
Unsolicited and often mysterious links to this often annoying site.