SCHEDULE:

(In reverse chronological order. Everything takes place in the Baltimore, Maryland area unless otherwise noted)

2017:

Fri Sept 29 - The Stents perform with w/ Atomic Mosquitos. Sky Stage. (Frederick, MD) (Facebook event page)

Fri & Sat July 21 & 22 - SHAKEMORE!

Sat July 1 - Atomic BBQ!

Fri May 26 - The Stents perform with w/ Tiger! Tiger!. Joe Squared.

Thur May 25 - The Stents perform with w/ Tiger! Tiger!. Slash Run. (WDC)

Sat May 20 - The Stents perform with w/ The Zambonis. Harrisburg Midtown Arts Center's Stage On Herr (Harrisburg, PA)

Tue May 2 - The Stents perform with w/ Dany Laj and The Looks. Joe Squared. (Facebook event page)

Sun April 23 - The Stents perform with w/ Dany Laj and The Looks. Slash Run. (WDC)

Wed April 5 - The Stents perform with w/ Kurt Baker Combo & Soraia. Joe Squared. (Facebook event page)

Tue April 4 - The Stents perform with w/ Kurt Baker Combo & Soraia. Slash Run. (WDC) (Facebook event page)

Sun March 26 - Go PillX performs, and Skizz sits in on drums with No Wall! as part of Screw This Crap: A Benefit For Troy Randle, along with Deb Guy, Hold Fast, Obituary Birthday-A Tribute to Nirvana, Colonel Don Egan, The Dirty Place, Caching Behavior, Moshfits, Keyhole Peepshow, AFourLetterWord, El Flyin & the Heathen Troubadours, Off the Wagon, The Robert Kennedy Assassination, The Blandinas, plus surprise performances!!! Harrisburg Midtown Arts Center's Stage On Herr (Harrisburg, PA) (Facebook event page)

Thur March 2 - The Stents perform with w/ The Figgs & The Split Squad. Joe Squared. This show has been moved to Slash Run (WDC) (Facebook event page)

Feb 24 & 25 - The Stents perform as part of Hidden Volume Records' FIELD TRIP SOUTH, along with The Little Richards (San Diego, feat Robert Lopez aka El Vez/The Zeros), The Hate Bombs (Orlando), Subsonics (Atlanta), The Woolly Bushmen (Orlando), The Wildtones (Orlando), Little Sheba & The Shamans (Tampa), Southern Culture on the Skids (Chapel Hill), The Woggles (Atlanta), The Ar-Kaics (Richmond), The Schizophonics (San Diego), Midnight Larks (Atlanta) and The BellTowers (Orlando) at Will's Pub (Orlando, Florida). (Facebook event page)

Feb 15-19 - Skizz serves on the jury at The Oxford Film Festival (Oxford, Mississippi) (Facebook event page)

 

Sat Feb 11 - The Stents perform with The Things and Red Sammy. Metro Gallery. (Facebook event page)

Jan 20-26 - The Slamdance Film Festival (Park City, Utah)

Sun Jan 8 - The Jennifers perform as part of The 3rd Annual Night Of Stardust David Bowie tribute for charity, along with Life On Mars, Sister Ex, The Signifiers, 50 Foot Woman, The Silverites, Black Rose, Mountain Peaks, Claudia Neuman, Melissa Sharlat, John Walker, and DJ Eddie Chabot, at Windup Space. (Facebook event page)

Fri Jan 6 - The Stents perform along with The GTVs and Jake Starr & The Delicious Fullness, at Joe Squared. (Facebook event page)

2016:

Sat Dec 17 - Garage Sale performs as part of Ottobar's Shrunken Head holiday edition, along with Flying Faders, DJ CCow, and more. FREE. Ottobar. (Facebook event page)

Thur Dec 15 - Go Pills perform along with The Delarcos and The Yachtsmen at IOTA (Arlington, VA). (Facebook event page)

Sun Dec 11 - DAVID FAIR IS THE KING screens as part of "Experimental Short Films From Fields Festival 2016" at Rhizome (WDC). (Facebook event page)

Sat Dec 10 - "Mink Stole: It's Merry Christmas, Dammit!" starring Mink Stole & Her Wonderful Band. Doors at 6pm, show at 7pm. At The Cutting Room (44 E 32nd St., NYC). (Facebook event page)

Fri Dec 9 - The Stents perform along with The Bo Deadlys and Duffy's Cut, at Windup Space. (Facebook event page)

Thur Nov 17 - The Stents perform along with PLRLS at McGuire Hall on the campus of Loyola University. 8pm  (Facebook event page)

Nov 9-13 - Skizz serves on the programming board at the Cucalorus Film Festival (Wilmington, North Carolina).

Sat Nov 12 - The Stents perform as part of the 4th Annuaul JAM Session: John & Amy Mewhiney Cancer Foundation Benefit Show, along with PLRLS, Cowabunga Pizza Time, Canker Blossom, Stop Worrying and Love The Bomb, Cash Registers, and Manners Manners. At the Sidebar. (Facebook event page)

Fri Nov 11 - Skizz is a guest on a Projection Booth podcast Special Edition, discussing THE GREASY STRANGLER. (details).

Wed Nov 2 - Skizz is a guest on the Projection Booth podcast Episode 297, discussing EXISTO (THE FORBIDDEN MOVIE). (Facebook event page).

Nov 1-7 - Skizz serves on the jury at the Indie Memphis Film Festival (Memphis, Tennessee).

Sat Oct 29 - The Stents perform along with Jumping Jupiter and Marshall Keith at The Great Room @ Ivy City Smokehouse. (WDC) (tickets)

Sat Oct 22 - LITTLE CASTLES screens as part of Doors Open Baltimore & Maryland On Film III at the Maryland Historical Society. (more info) (Facebook event page)

Tue Oct 18 - Skizz and Joe Tropea are guests on 88.1 FM WYPR's On The Record with Sheilah Kast, talking about Maryland On Film III. (listen to it)

Mon Oct 17 - HIT & STAY screens at the Halifax Central Library (Nova Scotia, Canada) (Facebook event page)

Sat Oct 8 - The Stents with The Jay Vons, The Hall Monitors, and The Insomniacs at Joe Squared.

Thur Oct 6 - The Stents perform with GO MOD GO, at Villain & Saint (Bethesda, MD) EVENT CANCELLED

Fri Sept 23 - The Stents perform along with Gorilla (from Japan!),The Jeanies (NYC) and The Get Smart, at Joe Squared. (Facebook event page)

Sat Sept 17  - The Stents at Hampdenfest. (Facebook event page)

Sat Sept 3 - Go Pills perform at Cheap Beer Fest, along with El Quatro, Delarcos, Death Wish, Flea Bops, The Taildraggers, Monsters From The Surf, Sister Ex, Pedro Lancaster, Bold Deceivers, and The Nuclears. (Accokeek, MD) (Facebook event page)

Aug 26-28 - Skizz serves on the documentary features jury at the Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival (Birmingham, Alabama) (Facebook event page)

Aug 19-21 - DAVID FAIR IS THE KING screens as part of Fields Fest (Darlington, MD). (Facebook event page)

Tue Aug 16 - The Stents perform along with The Wooly Bushman at Joe Squared. (Facebook event page)

Sat Aug 6 - Garage Sale perform along with Monsters From The Surf at Hank Dietle's Tavern. (Rockville, MD) (Facebook event page)

July 22-24 - Go Pills and Blister Freak Circus perform at the ShakeMore-Au-Go-Go music festival, plus Skizz plays drums with Half Japanese, CooCooRockingTime and Bang Bang Lulu. At The Thought Lot (Shippensburg, PA). (Facebook event page)

Fri July 15 - The Jennifers, The Stents, and The Fuss perform at Comet Ping Pong (Washington, DC) (Facebook event page)

Fri July 8 - The Stents perform along with Kitty Rotten, Decontrol, The Prisoners, and Blessed Muthas at Oddity Bar (Wilmington DE) (Facebook event page)

Sun July 2 - The Stents, Garage Sale, and St. James & The Apostles perform at Atomic BBQ.

Sun June 26 - The Stents perform with The Combs, The Nuclears, and Spirit Plots, at Villain & Saint (Bethesda, MD) (Facebook event page)

Sat June 25 - The Stents perform with Killers From Space, at Cafe Nola. (Frederick, MD) (Facebook event page)

Sat June 18 - Go PillX performs at a private party. (York, PA)

Thur June 16 - HIT & STAY screens Traditions Café, Olympia, WA (details)

Thur June 9 - HIT & STAY screens at the Br. David Darst Center, Chicago IL (Facebook event page)

Sat June 4 - Skizz is an honorary filmmaker at the inaugural Overlea Arts Fest.

June 2-16 - DAVID FAIR IS THE KING screens at SF Doc Fest (San Francisco, CA).

Wed June 1 - The Jennifers perform with Michael Holt (The Mommyheads) and Batworth Stone, at 2640 Space. (Facebook event page)

Wed June 1 - Skizz is a guest on the Projection Booth podcast Episode 275, discussing the Weird Al movie, UHF. (Facebook event page).

Sun May 28 - DAVID FAIR IS THE KING screens as part of Moviate Underground Film Festival. (Harrisburg, PA) (Facebook event page)

Wed May 18 - 2640docs and MicroCineFest present Jeff Krulik Documentary Night, at 2640 Space. (Facebook event page)

Thur May 12 - Go PillX performs along with The Blandinas and Keyhole Peepshow, at HMAC Stage On Herr. (Harrisburg, PA) (Facebook event page)

May 4-8 - Maryland Film Festival (Baltimore, MD).

Sun, May 1 - The Jennifers perform with Frogbelly & Symphony, Xiphoid Process (Justin Miller & Ryan Smith), and Charles River (Cameron Pollock of Bmore) at Holy Underground. (Facebook event page)

Fri April 29 - The Stents perform with the Mondellos at a Backyard BBQ Tiki Party.

Sat April 23 - Garage Sale performs as part of Ottobar's Shrunken Head, along with The Primitive Finks, DJ CCow, and more. FREE. Ottobar (Facebook event page)

Thur April 21 - MANAGERS CORNER screens as part of B'More Shorts: the Baltimore Filmmaker Showcase at Creative Alliance. (Facebook event page)

April 16-17 - DAVID FAIR IS THE KING screens with HALF-COCKED as part of the Inaugural Jacksonville Documentary Film Festival. (Jacksonville, FL)

April 14-17 - DAVID FAIR IS THE KING screens with HALF-COCKED as part of CIMMfest (Chicago International Movies & Music Festival) in conjunction with Chicago Underground Film Festival. (Chicago, IL)

Sat April 9 - Mink Stole & Her Wonderful Band perform as part of Art For Life AIDS Benefit Arts Show, at Gallery 788. (Facebook event page)

Fri April 8 - TITLE 17 screens as part of Sight Unseen's "Baltimore-based" program. Open City Cinema (Winnipeg, MB, Canada)

Thur April 7 - The Stents perform with Low Cut Connie, Brooks Long &The Mad Dog No Good, and DJ Robert Fearless. Metro Gallery. (Facebook event page)

Fri April 1 - The Johns Hopkins Film Festival presents PowerPoint Presentations From Baltimore Artists, including Skizz giving a PowerPoint presentation on Movie Soundtrack Albums of the Late-70s/Early-80s That Became Influential Punk/New Wave Compilation Albums. 6:30PM, JHU-MICA Film Centre. (Facebook event page).

Sat March 19 - Garage Night at Joe Squared: Skizz's first official show as drummer for The Stents. Also playing are The Idol Gossip and The Things. At Joe Squared. (Facebook event page)

Sat, March 12 - JOHN STABB BENEFIT SHOW!!! Skizz fills in on drums for Monsters From The Surf, performing along with The Yachtsmen at Jackie's Sidebar. (Silver Spring, MD) (Facebook event page)

Sat March 5 - Skizz fills in on drums for The Stents at Sixteen Tons.

Fri Feb 26 - Go PillX (the solo version of Go Pills) performs with Cory McAbee's Small Star Seminar. At The Ideal. (Facebook event page)

Thur Feb 25 - Skizz performs as part of The Augie & Snackie Show's ASStacular Variety Show, along with The Swedish Fish (Kerra Holtgren), James Von Lenz, The Little Prince, The Tool Shed, Comedian Jim Meyer, your hosts Augie & Snackie and much more. Proceeds go to The Baltimore Child Abuse Center. Joe Squared. (Facebook event page)

Feb 18-21 - Skizz serves on the Animation/Experimental/Music Video jury at The Oxford Film Festival (Oxford, Mississippi)

Feb 16-23 - ALFRED JARRY & 'PATAPHYSICS screens at the GEORAMA Animation Festival. (Tokyo, Japan)

Sat Feb 6 - The Jennifers perform as part of Another Night Of Stardust, a David Bowie tribute show. Also playing: Life On Mars, The Signifiers, Sister Ex, Claudia Neuman & Tobias Horwitz, and DJ Eddie Chabot. A benefit to raise money for St. Jude's Childrens Research Hospital. Gallery 788 (Facebook event page)

Jan 22-28 - the World Premiere of Skizz's latest short film, DAVID FAIR IS THE KING, plus Skizz serves on the Documentary jury at The Slamdance Film Festival (Park City, Utah)

Sun, Jan 17 - The Jennifers perform as part of B'More Bowie, a David Bowie tribute show. Also playing: Home, Guided By Wire, and more. Creative Alliance. (Facebook event page)

2015:

Thur, Dec 31 / New Years Eve - Skizz fills in on drums for Monsters From The Surf, performing along with The Ubangis at Hank Dietle's Tavern. (Rockville, MD) (Facebook event page)

Sat, Dec 12 - The Jennifers perform as part of A Night Of Stardust, a David Bowie tribute show. Also playing: Life On Mars, The Signifiers, Sister Ex and Kara Cole. 1919. (Facebook event page)

Sat, Nov 28 - Go PillX (the solo version of Go Pills) performs with The Dirty Devils Trio and The Blandinas, as part of Isaiah Owens' Toys for Tots Shindig. Metropolis Collective (Mechanicsburg, PA). (Facebook event page)

Nov 11-15 - Skizz serves on the programming board at the Cucalorus Film Festival (Wilmington, North Carolina).

Nov 5-8 - Skizz serves on the jury at the Indie Memphis Film Festival (Memphis, Tennessee).

Sat Oct 16 - Skizz performs along with Caleb Stine, Jim Hickey and others, as part of the Remington Village Green Fundraiser Hootenanny. 7pm at R. House. (Facebook event page)

Sat Sept 19 - Skizz participates at Revolve 3, along with Morpho, Marshall Keith, Artie Harrison, and many others. 9pm. Hyattstown Mill Arts Project (Hyattstown, Maryland). (Facebook event page)

Sat Sept 19 - Go Pills perform at Hampdenfest. 2pm on the Atomic Books stage (36th & Falls). (Facebook event page)

Sat Sept 12 - Skizz plays a role in Jiyoung Lee's feature film, FEMALE PERVERT. Baltimore Premiere. 7pm. 2640 Space. (Facebook event page)

Sat Sept 5 - Garage Sale and Go Pills perform at Cheap Beer Fest with History Repeated, Monsters From The Surf, Tail Draggers, El Quatro, Sister Ex, Flea Bops, Stack O'Beans, Bold Deceivers, 7 Door Sedan, Delarcos and Electric Temple. (Accokeek, MD). (Facebook event page)

Fri Sept 4 - The Jennifers perform with The Space Merchants, Mountain Peaks, and guests TBA, at REVERB.

Aug 28-30 - Skizz serves on the jury at the Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival (Birmingham, Alabama) (Facebook event page)

Thur Aug 13 - Skizz is a guest on the For Your Infotazement podcast, talking about his Star Wars problem.

Sat & Sun, Aug 8 & 9 - Go Pills perform at the ShakeMore-Au-Go-Go music festival, plus Skizz plays drums with Half Japanese. Also playing: Atomic Mosquitos, Bang Bang Lulu, The Blandinas, Bloodless Cooties, Bob Carol Ted, Caching Behavior, Celestial Pincushion, Danielson Famile, The Degenerettes, Deletions, Ezra Lbs, Flotation Device, The Garbologists, Jad Fair, Jumbo Jet, Le Libre' Duo, Ortolan, Spidercake, Tinklers, Weird Paul Rock Band, Baggypantsrich, Basement Flower, canopy, Darla Jean & The Somethin' Or Others, Friender Man K., Jam Messengers, Ken Moss Experience, 7 Door Sedan, and The Signifiers. At The Thought Lot (Shippensburg, PA). (Facebook event page)

Wed, July 29 - Go PillX (the solo version of Go Pills) performs with The Augie & Snackie Show and The Twanger Sisters, at Myth & Moonshine. (Facebook event page)

Sat July 18 - Skizz fills in on drums for Monsters From The Surf, performing along with Jumping Jupiter at Hank Dietle's Tavern. (Rockville, MD) (Facebook event page)

Fri July 10 - The Jennifers perform at a benefit for Project Aim in Nepal, along with The Honest Mistakes, The Little Prince, Umami, Baltimore Improv Group, Umar Khan, and Emcee Chaz Kedesla, at Gallery 788. (Facebook event page)

Tue July 7 - Skizz is a guest on the For Your Infotazement podcast, talking about two of his favorite earworm songs.

Sat July 4 - Garage Sale performs with Rosemary Stretch at Atomic BBQ.

Fri June 26 - Go Pills perform with The Godz and Tony Nickolas & The Nicotines at REVERB. (Facebook event page)

Sat June 13 - MANAGERS CORNER screens as part of Contraband Cinema's Short, Strange, & Southern Fried! screening at Eyedrum. (Atlanta, GA) (Facebook event page)

Sat May 30 - Garage Sale performs with The Planes, Oil Pan Boy, and Asa Kurland & Piper Greenbaum at REVERB. (Facebook event page)

Thur May 26 - Skizz's "artist-in-residence" project for ridge&clark's Centerpiece exhibition goes live. (NYC, NY)

Thur May 21 - 2640docs presents a rare screening of Lee Lockwood’s 1970 documentary HOLY OUTLAW, plus a performance by the Charm City Labor Chorus, and a Q&A and discussion with Joe Tropea & Skizz Cyzyk (directors of Hit and Stay). At 2640 Space (2640 St. Paul Street, Baltimore, MD). (Facebook event pag)

Wed May 13 - Skizz is a guest on the Projection Booth podcast Episode 217, discussing NOTHING LASTS FOREVER. (Facebook event page).

May 6-10 - Maryland Film Festival (Baltimore, MD).

May 4-10 - ALFRED JARRY & 'PATAPHYSICS screens at the Northwest Animation Festival (Portland, Oregon).

Sun May 3 - Skizz and Chris Lamartina are guests on the debut episode of Second Course Media's new podcast, B-More Just Like That.

Thur April 23 - Maryland Volunteer Lawyers For The Arts benefit at Windup Space.

April 15-19 - Skizz serves on the jury at The Kansas City FilmFest (Kansas City, MO)

Tue April 7 - "The Music of Skizz Cyzyk" part two of two, on the Playing Records With John podcast.

Fri March 27 -The Jennifers perform at a house concert with Michael Holt (The Mommyheads).

Thur March 26 - Garage Sale performs with Ratboiler, Old Indian and Colora at Windup Space. (Facebook event page)

Thur March 19 - The Jennifers perform as part of the Magical Realism Variety Show, along with Batworth Stone, Bennet & Griffin, Death, Judge Mental, Maria Bella, Mourna Handful, Nona Narcisse, Trampus and Magical Realism Tarot art by Cheryl Fair Photography. At Windup Space. (Facebook event page)

March 19-22 -ALFRED JARRY & 'PATAPHYSICS screens at VTXIFF (Victoria TX Independent Film Festival). (Victoria, TX)

March 13-21 - FUNNY BUNNY premieres in competition at SXSW. Skizz was D.I.T. and 2nd Unit Director on this film, and appears as "lonely drunk at the end of the bar." (Austin TX).

March 11-15 - ALFRED JARRY & 'PATAPHYSICS screens at RxSM (The Self Medicated Film Expo). (Austin, TX).

Sun March 8 - Go Pillx (the one-man act version of Go Pills) performs with Martin Bisi and Alone Time, plus a screening of Ryan C. Douglass & Sara Leavitt's documentary feature, "Sound & Chaos: The Story Of BC Studio". 8:30pm at Windup Space.

Feb 26 - Mar 1 - Skizz serves on the jury at The Oxford Film Festival (Oxford, Mississippi)

Fri Feb 13 - The Jennifers perform with Pop Death, Nick Hope, and The Beard, as part of Maryland Volunteer Lawyers For The Arts' Friday the 13th Valentines Happy Hour, 5-8pm at Windup Space. (Facebook event page)

Thur Jan 29 - "The Music of Skizz Cyzyk" part one of two, on the Playing Records With John podcast.

Jan 23 - 29 - Skizz is lead projectionist, and acts in FEMALE PREVERT, premiering at The Slamdance Film Festival (Park City, Utah)

Sat Jan 17 - Garage Sale performs at Chicks-A-Palooza II, with The Yachtsmen, The Stents and Chelsea Graveyard & The Screams At Midnight. Ottobar.

2014:

Mon Dec 22 - THE AFTER WORK HOLIDAY OFFICE PARTY, featuring The Jennifers, Mink Stole, Arty Hill, Andy Bopp and Rosemary Stretch. A benefit for Viva House. 5-9pm at Windup Space. (Facebook event page)

Dec 11-14 - Mink Stole & Her Wonderful Band performs 4 nights in a row at West Bank Cafe's Laurie Beechman Theatre (Theatre Row, NYC).

Sun Nov 23 - Go Pillx (the one-man act version of Go Pills) performs at Victoria's Big Damn Cancer-Free Party, AKA Victoriafest V, an all-day benefit for Grove Cancer Center patients, at Harrisburg Midtown Arts Center's Stage On Herr (Harrisburg, PA). (Facebook event page)

Tue Nov 18 - HIT & STAY screens at Rutgers University - Camden (Camden, NJ).

Fri Nov 14 - TITLE 17 screens as part of Sight Unseen's "Baltimore-based" program, at the 3 Rivers Film Fest (Pittsburgh, PA).

Nov 13-16 - ALFRED JARRY & 'PATAPHYSICS screens at CutOut Fest International Animated Short Film Festival (Querétaro, Mexico).

Nov 12-16 - ALFRED JARRY & 'PATAPHYSICS screens at the Cucalorus Film Festival (Wilmington, NC).

Tue Nov 11 - HIT & STAY screens at Loyola University (Chicago, IL).

Fri Nov 7 - HIT & STAY screens at the Park Slope Food Co-op (Brooklyn, NY).

Thur Nov 6 - HIT & STAY: the Lost Footage, screening and discussion with filmmakers Joe Tropea and Skizz Cyzyk at Red Emma's Bookstore Coffeehouse (Facebook event page).

Oct 31-Nov 3 - ALFRED JARRY & 'PATAPHYSICS screens, and Skizz serves on the jury, at the Indie Memphis Film Festival (Memphis, Tennessee).

Oct 30-Nov 2 - ALFRED JARRY & 'PATAPHYSICS screens at The 16th Wiesbaden International Weekend of Animation (Wiesbaden, Germany).

Wed Oct 29 - HIT & STAY screens at University of Detroit - Mercy (Detroit, MI).

Oct 24-Nov 2 - ALFRED JARRY & 'PATAPHYSICS screens at The London International Animation Festival (London, England).

Fri Oct 24 - HIT & STAY screens at Bellarmine University/Thomas Merton Center (Louisville, KY).

Wed Oct 22 - Skizz is a guest on the Projection Booth podcast Episode 189, discussing LIQUID SKY. (Facebook event page).

Wed Oct 22 - HIT & STAY screens at the Friends Committee on National Legislation (Washington, DC).

Thur Oct 9 - The Jennifers perform with Rosemary Stretch and Rattlewood at the Sidebar. (Facebook event page).

Sept 25-28 - ALFRED JARRY & 'PATAPHYSICS screens at The Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Film's Animated BAFICI (Buenos Aires, Argentina).

Sept 22-Oct 4 - ALFRED JARRY & 'PATAPHYSICS screens at The 1st OLHO Animation Film Festival (Porto, Portugal).

Mon Sept 22 - The Jennifers perform with Natural Velvet, Martin Bisi, Husky bundles, and Frogbelly & Symphony, at Club K. (Facebook event page)

Sept 17-20 - ALFRED JARRY & 'PATAPHYSICS screens at the Ottawa International Animation Festival (Ottawa, Southern Ontario, Canada).

Sept 4-14 - ALFRED JARRY & 'PATAPHYSICS screens at Focus of Animation, 19th edition of Milano Film Festival (Milan, Italy).

Wed Sept 3 - Skizz is a guest on the Projection Booth podcast Episode 182, discussing STRANGE BREW. (Facebook event page).

Tue Sept 2 - The Jennifers perform with Western Star at The Fire (Philadelphia, PA) (Facebook event page).

Sun Aug 31 - Garage Sale performs at Chicks-A-Palooza, with The Stents and Chelsea Graveyard & The Screams At Midnight. Ottobar..

Sat Aug 30 - Garage Sale performs at Cheap Beer Fest with The Delarcos, Pedro Lancaster, Marshall Keith, Sister Ex, The Taildraggers, Monsters From The Surf and History Repeated (Accokeek, MD).(Facebook event page)

Aug 22-24 - Skizz serves on the jury at the Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival (Birmingham, Alabama) (Facebook event page)

Tue Aug 5 -ALFRED JARRY & 'PATAPHYSICS screens at the 11th Annual Squeaky Wheel Animation Fest (Buffalo, NY).

Sat Aug 2 - Go Pills perform at the Windup Space, along with Mongoloidian Glow, Science Kid, Cigarbox Planetarium and the Mole Suit Choir. (Facebook event page).

Sat July 19 - Go Pills perform at the ShakeMore-Au-Go-Go music festival, plus Skizz plays drums with Half Japanese and CooCooRockinTime. Also playing: Weird Paul Rock Band, Angry Shapes, Flotation Device, Bloodless Cooties, Twelve Tone Elevator, Bonnie Montgomery, Ezra Lbs., Drunkard's Wife, Velvet Monkeys, Danielson, Norman Blake and Jad Fair, Dot Wiggin Band, Spidercake, The Tinklers, Baggypantsrich, Bald Mountain Band and Old Songs. Pleasant Valley Firehall (Carroll County, Maryland)

Sat July 19 - ALFRED JARRY & 'PATAPHYSICS screens as part of Secret Weave + the Shaking Ray Levi Society's DILATING NEXUS: BREATHING ARTIFACTS (Chattanooga, TN)

July 18-20 - ALFRED JARRY & 'PATAPHYSICS screens as part of Artscape (Amerca's largest free arts festival).

Sat July 5 - Skizz sits in with Monsters From The Surf at the Atomic BBQ.

June 20-22 - Celebrate Summer Records presents UNITED FORCES, a combination of Skizz Cyzyk's "This is Baltimore Not D.C" photo show and Jim Powell & David Wright's "Baltimore Metal Massacre" photo show. The first Celebrate Summer event outside of the United States. Atmosphare (Osaka, Japan) (Facebook event page)

June 9-14 - ALFRED JARRY & 'PATAPHYSICS screens at the Annecy International Animated Film Festival (Annecy, France).

Fri June 6 - Go Pills perform as part of Normals Books & Records' 24th Anniversary Party, along with WUME and OLD SONGS, plus readings & performances by Tim Paggi and Megan McShea. At Metro Gallery. (Facebook event page)

Thur June 5 - The Jennifers perform as part of the Mouth Party Caramels Flood Relief Concert and Raffle, along with Letitia Van Sant and Rosemary Stretch.8PM at Holy Frijoles. (Facebook event page)

Sat May 25 - TITLE 17 screens as part of Sight Unseen's "Baltimore-based" program. Moviate's 16th Annual Artsfest Film Festival (Harrisburg, PA). (Facebook event page)

Sun May 18 - The Baltimore Phil Berrigan Memorial Chapter of Veterans For Peace celebrates the 46th anniversary of the Catonsville Nine, with a free screening of HIT & STAY at Friends Meeting House (5116 North Charles Street, 1pm) (Facebook event page)

Sat May 17 - The Jennifers perform at ShakeMore 2014 show #1 of 4, plus Skizz sits in with BANG BANG LULU, at The Thought Lot, along with ZOMES, CACHING BEHAVIOR, kFRIENDr, TINKLERS, OGLAKA, BATWORTH STONE, THE YELLOWDAY, THOUSANDZZ OF BEEZ, BASEMENT FLOWER, THE SIGNIFIERS, and BARE CREEK JUNCTION. (37 E. Garfield St., Shippensburg, Pennsylvania)(Facebook event page)

May 7-11 - ALFRED JARRY & 'PATAPHYSICS screens in the Shorts: Animation program at the Maryland Film Festival (Baltimore, MD).

Wed May 7 - Skizz is a guest on the Projection Booth podcast Episode 165, discussing Martin Scorsese's THE KING OF COMEDY. (Facebook event page).

Fri April 25 - HIT & STAY screens at the Buffalo Niagra International Film Festival. (Buffalo, NY) (Facebook event page).

Sun April 20 - "This Is Baltimore, Not DC" photo show closing reception at Celebrated Summer Records, featuring additional photos, plus recordings of Baltimore punk bands that have not been heard in 30 years. (Facebook event page)

Wed April 15 - Playing Records with John podcast: "Skizz Cyzyk, the most eerily calm man in show business, shares his thoughts about the Flaming Lips album that he loves best of all." Download it on iTunes.

April 5 - 14 -Skizz serves on juries, and screens ALFRED JARRY & 'PATAPHYSICS at The Kansas City FilmFest (Kansas City, MO)

Sat April 5 - ALFRED JARRY & 'PATAPHYSICS screens as part of the Chicago Underground Film Festival. (Chicago, IL). (Facebook event page)

April 3-6 - HIT & STAY screens at VTXIFF (Victoria TX Independent Film Festival). (Victoria, TX). (Facebook event page)

March 28 - April 6 - ALFRED JARRY & 'PATAPHYSICS screens as part of the Atlanta Film Festival (Atlanta, GA). (Facebook event page)

Sun March 23 - HIT & STAY screens at 8th Day Center for Justice, 2pm. This screening will be hosted by Bill Ayers & Bernardine Dohrn! (Chicago, IL). (Facebook event page)

Tue March 18 - TITLE 17 screens as part of Sight Unseen's "Baltimore-based" program, at Videofag, co-presented by LIFT (Toronto, ON).

Wed March 12 - RESCHEDULED DATE: HIT & STAY screens at UMBC. 8pm in the Chemistry Building, FREE. (Facebook event page)

Fri & Sat March 7 & 8 - HIT & STAY screens at RxSM (The Self Medicated Film Expo) as part of the Crossroads Nominee Showcase. (Austin, TX). (Facebook event page)

Fri March 7 - "This Is Baltimore, Not DC" opening reception and grand opening of the new Celebrated Summer Records, featuring "photographs by Skizz Cyzyk and fliers, shirts and other ephemera from the permanent collection of Celebrated Summer Records documenting bands and shows from 1982-86, Baltimore Maryland." (Facebook event page)

Thur March 6 - HIT & STAY screens at University of Notre Dame. 7pm at Browning Cinema (link) (Notre Dame, IN 46556).

Mon Feb 17 - TITLE 17 screens as part of Sight Unseen's "Baltimore-based" program. Microscope Gallery (4 Charles Place, Brooklyn NY 11221). (Facebook event page)

Thur Feb 13 - HIT & STAY screens at UMBC. 8pm in the Public Policy Building, FREE. (Facebook event page) POSTPONED DUE TO SNOW

Mon Feb 10 - TITLE 17 screens as part of Sight Unseen's "Baltimore-based" premiere. 7pm, The Crown (1910 N Charles Street). (Facebook event page)

Feb 6-9 - ALFRED JARRY & 'PATAPHYSICS screens as part of The Oxford Film Festival (Oxford, Mississippi)

Sat Feb 1 - LITTLE CASTLES screens as part of the exhibit, "The Painted Screens of Baltimore and Beyond", at MICA, showing with the film, THE SCREEN PAINTERS, plus a Q&A with Skizz, Elaine Eff, Richard Chisolm and Steve Yeager. 5:30-7:30pm, Brown Center, Falvey Hall, (1301 W Mt Royal Ave, Baltimore, MD 21217)

Jan 17 - 23 - Skizz serves on the Anarchy and Experimental shorts juries at The Slamdance Film Festival (Park City, Utah)

2013:

Dec 7, 9 and 12 - HIT & STAY screens as part of The Charles Theater's Revival Series. Sat Dec 7 at 11:30am; Mon Dec 9 at 7pm; Thur Dec 12 at 9pm. (Facebook event page)

Nov 7 - 10 - HIT & STAY screens at the Driftless Film Festival (Driftless, Wisconsin). (Facebook event page)

Nov 6 - 10 - HIT & STAY screens at the Rehoboth Beach Independent Film Festival (Rehoboth, Delaware). (Facebook event page)

Oct 31 - Nov 3 - HIT & STAY screens, and Skizz serves on the shorts jury, at the Indie Memphis Film Festival (Memphis, Tennessee) (Facebook event page)

Sun Oct 13 - The Jennifers perform at a house concert with Michael Holt (The Mommyheads). (Facebook event page)

Oct 3-6 - HIT & STAY is screening as part of the Minneapolis Underground Film Festival. (Minneapolis, Minnesota). (Facebook event page)

Aug 31 - Sept 16 - The Analog Resurgence Tour, featuring Go Pills and Rakehell, plus films by Russ Forster and Skizz. (West Coast)
- Mon Sept 2 - Big Labor Day shindig at Chez Forster/Feldman (San Francisco CA) 2-6PM
-Tue Sept 3 - Luigi's Fun Garden (Sacramento, CA) 9PM
-Wed Sept 4 - Radio performances on Radio Valencia (SF) 4-6PM and KFJC (Los Altos Hills) 10PM-3AM
-Thur Sept 5 - Luckey's Club Cigar Store (Eugene, OR) 10PM
-Fri Sept 6 - The Northern (Olympia, WA) 8PM
-Sat Sept 7 - The Charleston (Bremerton, WA) with The WHYWOLVES. 9PM
-Sun Sept 8 - The Church Of Rock And Roll at Slabtownl (Portland, OR) with Grand Style Orchestra 8PM
-Wed Sept 11 - Bruce Bowell's Wild Desert Hacienda (29 Palms, CA) 6PM-∞
-Thur Sept 12 - Radio performance on KCSB (Santa Barbara, CA) 10PM-12AM
-Fri Sept 13 - Record store performance at Grady's Record Refuge (Ventura, CA) 7-9PM; then live on KALX from 12-3AM.
-Sat Sept 14 - Starry Plough (Berkeley, CA) with The Chuckleberries 9PM
-Sun Sept 15 - The Three Rivers Bardic Arts Collective, Sacramento, CA

Thur Aug 29 - The Jennifers perform at The Ottobar, along with Pure Bathing Culture, The Great American Canyon Band, and Feathers. All ages. 8pm. (Facebook event page)

Aug 22-25 - HIT & STAY screens at the Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival (Birmingham, Alabama)

Sat Aug 10 - Go Pills perform at the ShakeMore-Au-Go-Go music festival, plus Skizz sits in on drums with Half Japanese and CooCooRockinTime. Also playing are Danielson, Weird Paul Band, The Tinklers, Rubella, Restaurant & Sons, BaggyPantsRick, Lurch and Holler, Bald Mountain, KfriendR, Old Songs, Train Wreck, Caching Behavior, Riding Tigers, Bang Bang Lulu, Celestial Pincusion, Spidercake, The Blandinas, New Tarab Project, Flotation Device, Ezra Lbs, and Bloodless Cooties.

Fri July 12 - Garage Sale performs at the Maryland Science Center. (Facebook event page).

Sat July 6 - Garage Sale performs at Atomic BBQ.

Fri July 5 - The Lefties (Don Peyton and Skizz Cyzyk) perform at Wind Up Space, as part of ShakeMore Indoor, along with The Tinklers, Old Songs, Bang Bang Lulu, The Blandinas, Caching Behavior and The Signifiers. (Facebook event page).

Wed June 26 - The Projection Booth podcast discusses HIT & STAY. (Facebook event page).

Thur June 20 - LITTLE CASTLES screens at Creative Alliance.

June 13-16 - HIT & STAY screens at theWaterfront Film Festival (South Haven, Michigan)

Fri May 31 - Mink Stole & Her Wonderful Band CD release celebration at Creative Alliance. (Facebook event page)

Mon May 27 - HIT & STAY is screening as part of the 15th ANNUAL ARTSFEST FILM FESTIVAL, FREE!!, 1 pm at the Civic Club of Harrisburg (612 N. Front Street, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania). (Facebook event page)

Mon May 20 - Skizz is a guest on the Movie (Sch)movie podcast, episode 71, talking about HIT & STAY and the Maryland Film Festival.

Sat May 18 - GO PILLS perform at the Shakemore Indoor Rock & Bowl, along with Cigarbox Planetarium, Bald Mountain and Tear Stained Bibles. (Facebook event page)

Fri May `7 - The Jennifers open for Bad Veins at Golden West, along with Sal Bando (Facebook event page)

May 8-12 -Maryland Film Festival hosts the Baltimore Premiere of HIT & STAY , screening twice: Thur May 9, 7:30pm at the Charles Theater, and Sat May 11, 1:30pm at MICA's Brown Center. (Facebook event page)

Sat May 4 - GO PILLS perform at Pasta Bash, along with The Bloodsuckers, South Mountain Groove, Caching Behavior, Bare Creek Junction, Ernest Garcia, Vincent Yarnell, The Blandinas, The Gin Spins, Lennon Free, Jimbo Sage, Ray Cressler, and Noir. Noon to midnight at The Thought Lot (37 E. Garfield St., Shippensburg, Pennsylvania) (Facebook event page)

Tue April 30 - Joe & Skizz screen scenes from HIT & STAY and talk to students on the campus of UMBC as part of the Catonsville Nine 45th Anniversary.

April 18 - 25 - Skizz serves on the documentary jury at The Nashville Film Festival (Nashville, TN)

April 10 - 14 - HIT & STAY screens and Skizz serves on juries and panels at The Kansas City FilmFest (Kansas City, MO)

Thur March 21 - The Jennifers perform at The Ottobar, along with Lisa Doll & The Rock n Roll Romance, Widows Watch, and Waverly Giant. (Facebook event page)

March 6-10 - The 20th annual Chicago Underground Film Festival. On Sat March 9, CUFF hosts the World Premiere of HIT & STAY, a feature-length documentary by Joe Tropea & Skizz Cyzyk. (Chicago, IL). (Facebook event page)

Sat Feb 16 - Skizz serves on the jury at the Stevenson MAP Film Festival, Stevenson University.

Sat Feb 2 - Skizz screens portions of the work-in-progress, ICEPICK TO THE MOON, as part of the closing reception & concert for RAUDELUNAS EXPOSITION 2013: ZURICH 1916 or TUSCALOOSA 1975? (Tuscaloosa, Alabama) (Facebook event page)

Jan 18 - 24 - Skizz serves on the jury at The Slamdance Film Festival (Park City, Utah)

Mon Jan 14 - The ten-minute trailer for the work-in-progress, ICEPICK TO THE MOON, screens to promote the RAUDELUNAS EXPOSITION 2013. 7:30pm at Bottletree (Birmingham, Alabama) (Facebook event page)

2012:

Wed Dec 5 - The Jennifers open for Mark Eitzel at Golden West. (Facebook event page)

Fri Nov 30 & Sat Dec 1 - Garage Sale performs at The 19th Night of 100 ELVISes, at Lithuanian Hall.

Fri & Sat Nov 16 & 17 - The Jennifers perform along with a whole bunch of great bands at Paul Collins' 2nd Power Pop-A-Licious music festival. (Asbury Park, NJ) POSTPONED DUE TO HURRICANE SANDY

Thur Nov 15 - Go Pills perform with S.L.F.M. , The Tinklers and The Degenerettes, at Charm City Art Space. All ages, $5, show starts at 7pm sharp. (Facebook event page)

Nov 1-4 - Skizz serves on the jury at the Indie Memphis Film Festival (Memphis, Tennessee)

Sat Oct 27 - Go Pills perform with The Tritons and Andy Bopp (w/Ken Schopf) as part of Tunes @ The Tower. FREE! Noon to 3pm at the Roland Water Tower (Roland Avenue and University Parkway). (Facebook event page)

Fri Oct 26 - The Jennifers perform with The Successful Failures and St. James & The Apostles at Mums (1132 S. Hanover St.). (Facebook event page)

Sat Sept 1 - Garage Sale performs at Cheap Beer Fest along with Beatnik Flies, Monsters From The Surf, El Quatro, The Taildraggers, Spidercake, Sister Ex, and Six Quick Beans. (Accokeek, MD).

Aug 23-26 - Skizz serves on the jury at the Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival (Birmingham, Alabama) (Facebook event page)

Sat Aug 11 - Go Pills perform at the ShakeMore-Au-Go-Go music festival, along with Jad Fair & Norman Blake (Teenage Fanclub), Half Japanese, Zomes, The Tinklers, CooCooRockinTime, Spidercake, Lurch and Holler, Flotation Device, Oella, Cathedral Spires, Bobwhites, Happy Houlihans, Dearhearts, Bald Mountain, Bang Bang LuLu, Old Songs, Best Nauticals, KfriendR, Keith Restaurant and Son, Animal Eyez, and The Jaunties.

Fri Aug 3 - The Jennifers with Goodbye New Plans and Widows Watch (ex Pee-Tanks, Gamma Rays) at Metro Gallery.

Wed July 25 - The Jennifers with The Mommyheads (legendary indie pop band's first Baltimore show in 15 years!) and Gary B & The Notions, at Wind Up Space.

Tue July 24 - STREET DATE for the DVD release of FREAKS IN LOVE, a documentary about Alice Donut. Released by MVD and available online through Amazon.

Mon July 16 - The Jennifers with Nightmare Boyzzz, Foul Swoops and Big Christ at Golden West. (Facebook event page)

Fri July 13 - Garage Sale performs at Gilded Lily Burlesque's Pasties of Perversion: A Burlesque Tribute to John Waters at Wind Up Space. (Facebook event page)

Fri July 6 -The Jennifers with Sky Drops and The Dialogue at Golden West. (Facebook event page)

Sat June 30 - Garage Sale performs at Atomic BBQ.

Fri June 29 - Go Pills perform at the Shakemore Rock & Bowl-a-thon, along with CooCooRockinTime, Spidercake, Cigarbox Planetarium, Happy Houlihans, and Bang Bang LuLu. Stoneleigh Duckpin Bowling Lanes. $10 @ door (additional $15 for bowling/shoes), 8pm - 1 am. (Facebook event page)

Sat May 26 - Go Pills perform with The 91s, Caching Behavior, and Saddle of Centaur at Johnny Joes (Mechanicsburg, PA). (Facebook event page)

May 3-6 - Maryland Film Festival . (Facebook event page)

Wed April 25 - Skizz is a guest on the Projection Booth podcast Episode 60, discussing Allison Anders's GRACE OF MY HEART. (Facebook event page).

Sat April 21 - The Jennifers perform with Slow Jets and Balkan Falcon at Wind Up Space. (Facebook event page).

Tues April 17 - STREET DATE for Alternative Tentacles' Virus 439 release, Alice Donut's Freaks In Love 25th Anniversary box set. 2 CDs plus a DVD of the FREAKS IN LOVE documentary, limited edition of 500, for Record Store Day.

Thur March 22 - Freaks In Love screens as part of VTXIFF (Victoria TX Independent Film Festival), 4pm. (Victoria, Texas).

Sat March 17 - Garage Sale performs with The Taildraggers at Stoneleigh Duckpin Bowling Lanes. 9:30pm. (Facebook event page).

Sat March 10 - Freaks In Love screens as part of RxSM (Rx: Self Medicated Film Expo), 1:30am Saturday night / Sunday morning. (Austin, Texas).

Sat Feb 25 - Garage Sale performs with Monsters From The Surf at Stoneleigh Duckpin Bowling Lanes. 9:30pm. (Facebook event page).

Sat Feb 18 - The Jennifers perform with The Stents at Mums (1132 S. Hanover St.). (Facebook event page).

Feb 9-12 - Skizz serves on the jury at The Oxford Film Festival (Oxford, Mississippi)

Jan 20 - 26 - The Slamdance Film Festival (Park City, Utah)

2011:

Wed Dec 28 - Skizz is a guest on the Projection Booth podcast Episode 43, discussing Cory McAbee's THE AMERICAN ASTRONAUT. (Facebook event page).

Fri & Sat Dec 2 & 3 - 3/4's of Garage Sale are joined by Mike Miller (Taildraggers, Bobwhites) and John Whitney (Bobwhites) at The 18th Night of 100 ELVISes, at Lithuanian Hall.

Sat Nov 19 - Garage Sale performs with The Stents at Stoneleigh Duckpin Bowling Lanes. 9:30pm.

Sun Nov 13 - Garage Sale performs on WMUC's Third Rail Radio, along with Thee Lolitas and Foul Swoops (6-9pm, 88.1 FM, College Park, MD).

Thur Nov 10 - MicroCineFest presents FILMS for ONE to EIGHT PROJECTORS: multi-projector experiments by Roger Beebe at Cyclops. 8pm, FREE. (Facebook event page).

Nov 3-6 - Skizz serves on the short films jury at the Indie Memphis Film Festival (Memphis, Tennessee)

Sat Oct 22 - Joe Tropea & Skizz Cyzyk show scenes from their feature-length documentary work-in-progress , HIT & STAY, during Fusion Partnerships' Fusion Filmfest at 2640 Space. (Facebook event page).

Oct 20 - 22 - Skizz's music video for The Jennifers' "Well Intentioned World" will be screening as part of the SoDak Animation Festival (Brookings, South Dakota). (Facebook event page).

Fri Oct 21 - Freaks In Love is screening as part of the CMJ Music Marathon & Film Festival, 7pm at Soho House (29-35 Ninth Avenue, NYC). (Facebook event page).

Sat Oct 15 - Garage Sale performs at Surf Club Live as part of Rob & Theresa's 20th Anniversary Bash. Also playing: The Taildraggers, El Quatro, and Monsters From The Surf. (Hyattsville, MD)

Fri Oct 14 - Skizz performs solo uke at the Seismic Sideshow Fun-Raiser for the Sideshow Gathering at The Red Palace. Two shows: 9pm and 11:30pm. (WDC) (Facebook event page)

Thur Oct 13 - The Jennifers perform at Velvet Lounge, along with The Treading Lemmings, Aloud and Milkmachine. Early show - doors 7:30 / show 8:00 (WDC) (Facebook event page)

Wed Oct 12 - Garage Sale performs at Golden West along with Acid Baby Jesus (from Greece, on Slovenly Records) and Black Mamba Beat (from South Africa, ex Black Time). Plus deejaying by The Thing With Two Heads. (Facebook event page) .

Sat Sept 24 - Freaks In Love is screening as part of the Philadelphia Film & Music Festival, followed by Alice Donut performing live! (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) (Facebook event page)

Fri Sept 23 - Freaks In Love is screening as part of the Woodstock Film Festival (Woodstock, New York) (Facebook event page)

Thur Sept 22 - Freaks In Love is screening as part of the POP Montreal International Music Festival (Montreal, Canada) (Facebook event page)

Mon Sept 19 - A previously unreleleased version of Garage Sale's song, "Ain't So Groovy" appears on The Best of the GaragePunk Hideout, Vol. 6: Noises From The Hideout! compilation.

Sat Sept 17 - Freaks In Love is screening as part of the Portobello Film Festival (London, England) (Facebook event page)

Sat Sept 17 -The Jennifers perform at Wind Up Space, along with Sal Bando and Other Colors. (Facebook event page)

Sat Sept 4 - Garage Sale performs at Cheap Beer Fest (Accokeek, MD). (Facebook event page)

Aug 26-28 - Skizz serves on the shorts jury, and speaks on the "Programming Explosion" panel (2pm Sunday) at Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival (Birmingham, Alabama)

Wed Aug 17 - Skizz is a guest on the Projection Booth podcast Episode 24, discussing Richard Elfman's FORBIDDEN ZONE. (Facebook event page).

Sat Aug 13 - The Go Pills perform at the Shake More Au Go Go music festival, along with Half Japanese, Bobwhites, Cigarbox Planetarium, SpiderCake, Bag5, The Tinklers, Zomes, Happy Houlihans, Naybros, Bald Mountain, Frum The Hills, Degenerettes, The I Don’t Cares, Animal Eyes, She Bites, CooCooRockinTime, Jad Fair, C...Monsters, Caching Behavior, Who’s Ready For The Cave?, Kristin Grace Erickson and RuBella, with Barbara DeCesare, Poets, and Belly Dancers.

Wed Aug 3 - Skizz is a guest on the Projection Booth podcast Episode 22, discussing TAPEHEADS. (Facebook event page).

Wed July 20 - Skizz is a guest on the Projection Booth podcast Episode 20, discussing John Paizs' CRIME WAVE. (Facebook event page).

Sat July 16 - Skizz is sitting in on drums for Monsters From The Surf. Also playing: The Yachtsmen (featuring Mark Noone of The Slickee Boys) and El Quatro. (Facebook event page) $5, 9pm, at Chick Hall's legendary Surf Club, 4711 Kenilworth Ave, Hyattsville, MD.

Thur July 7 - CD release party for The Jennifers' "Well Intentioned World" (on the Beechfields Record Label) at Golden West , along with Landspeedrecord! and Squaaks.

Sat July 2 - Garage Sale, The Go Pills (w/special guests Mink Stole & John Irvine), Monsters From The Surf (w/guest drummers Steve Blickenstaff and Skizz), Happy Houlihans and Frankenbillies at the Atomic BBQ.

Fri June 24 - The Go Pills perform as part of a Shakemore fundraiser at Wind Up Space, with host Barbara DeCesare, and Old Songs, El Guano, Lurch and Holler, Happy Houlihans, Tinklers, SpiderCake, and CooCooRockinTime.

Sat June 4 - Garage Sale performs as part of Tunes @ The Tower, along with Howard Markman. FREE! Noon to 3pm at the Roland Water Tower (Roland Avenue and University Parkway).

Sun May 29 - Freaks In Love is screening as part of the 13th ANNUAL ARTSFEST FILM FESTIVAL, FREE!!, 2pm at OPEN STAGE of Harrisburg (Court St. and Walnut St. Garage, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania).

May 5-8 - Maryland Film Festival . Skizz will be introducing films and conducting Q&A sessions throughout the festival, PLUS Freaks In Love is screening Saturday, May 7, 10pm , at the Charles Theater.

Wed April 20 - LITTLE CASTLES screens as part of "FREE HOUR FILMS by Maryland Traditions" at UMBC's Center for Art Design & Visual Cultural, noon.

Fri April 15 - The world premiere of Freaks In Love at the Chicago International Movies & Music Festival, 10pm at The Society For Arts, 1112 N. Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL.

Wed March 9 - Garage Sale performs at Joe Squared, with Beware The Dangers Of A Ghost Scorpion! (from Somerville, MA)

Sun Feb 27 - The Go Pills perform at 8x10 opening for Jonathan Richman!!!

Fri Feb 25 - The Go Pills perform as part of Shattered Wig Night at the 14 Karat Cabaret.

Feb 10-13 - Skizz serves on the documentary features jury at The Oxford Film Festival (Oxford, Mississippi)

Jan 21 - 27 - Skizz serves on the short films jury at The Slamdance Film Festival (Park City, Utah)

2010:

Fri Dec 17 - Mink Stole & Her Wonderful Band perform at the Midtown Arts Center in Harrisburg, PA.

Thur & Fri, Dec 9 & 10 - Mink Stole & Her Wonderful Band perform at Creative Alliance, with special guests Arty Hill and John Irvine.

Sun Dec 5 - The Jennifers perform at Metro Gallery, along with Fort Wilson Riot (from Minneapolis, MN), Silent Whys and Harwood.

Sun Nov 21 - Chop Suey Books and James River Film Society present Hot Words, Hot Music, Hot Movie, Hot Dogs: a book reading/signing of Impossibly Funky by Mike White; music by BearKat and Skizz; a screening of Monte Hellman's Cockfighter; and delicious hot dogs. 6pm at Gallery 5, Richmond, VA.

Sat Nov 20 - MicroCineFest presents a screening of short films and a rare screening of John Paizs' CRIME WAVE, at Wind Up Space, followed by performances from The Jennifers, Michael Holt (from The Mommyheads), and Mr. Moccasin.

Mon Nov 15 - Skizz presents John Paizs' CRIME WAVE to students at Stevenson University.

Sat Nov 13 - Moviate presents The Go Pills and The I Don't Cares at Midtown Scholar Bookstore (1302 N. 3rd St. Harrisburg, PA).

Thur Nov 4 - Films by Skizz, plus The Go Pills perform as part of a multi-media variety show at Singers. event cancelled

Sun Oct 31 - The Lefties (Don Peyton and Skizz Cyzyk) perform along with Chris Toll, the Tinklers, Rupert Wondolowski, Batworth and more, as part of an All Hallows Eve Parlor Performance Party in the Peyton Parlor.

Sat Oct 30 - The Jennifers perform as part of Gutter Magazine's Second Annual Dead Celebrity Ball, along with Sal Bando, Sick Sick Birds, and Squaaks.  At the Metro Gallery.

Fri Oct 29 - Joe Tropea & Skizz Cyzyk will make a presentation about HIT & STAY as part of Stew Baltimore, at 2640.

Wed Oct 27 - Skizz serves on the video competition jury at Maryland Lawyers for the Arts' 25th Anniversary celebration. At Clark Priftis Art (Harbor East Legg Mason Building, 100 International Drive, Baltimore, MD 21202). 6:00 pm reception, 7:00 pm video contest finalists screened, 8:00 pm winners announced.

Oct 21-24 - Skizz serves on the jury at the IndieMemphis Film Festival (Memphis, Tennessee)

Tue Oct 19 - Skizz's video, TAIL, will screen as part of Meowpolis, at the Metro Gallery.

Fri Oct 15 - Garage Sale plays with Evan Dando (Lemonheads) and 4Footer at The Whiskey, Annapolis, MD.

Sat Oct 9 - The Jennifers perform at Golden West , with Sal Bando and Gag School.

Fri Oct 8 - The Go Pills help celebrate the release of The Dirty Marmaduke Flute Squad's Boneslinky!, along with The Rock n' Roll Freakshow and Bobby E. Lee & The Sympathizers. At Wind Up Space.

Wed Sept 29 - Skizz will be the guest WYPR's Maryland Morning Screen Test. Film screening & interview taping open to the public, 7pm at Wind Up Space. Hear the interview and see photos here.

Sept 24-26 - Skizz serves on the jury at Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival (Birmingham, Alabama)

Sun Sept 19 - HIT & STAY (a documentary by Joe Tropea & Skizz Cyzyk) benefit at Wind Up Space, with Lower Dens, Small Sur, Carnivores, and Bean, plus a raffle. 8pm, $8.

Sat Sept 18 - Garage Sale performs at Joe Squared, with The Transporters.

Sat Sept 11 - Garage Sale (2pm), The Go Pills (3pm), and The Jennifers (3:30pm) perform on "The Party Stage" (36th & Elm) at Hampdenfest.

Sun Sept 5 - Joe Tropea & Skizz Cyzyk will be guests on WYPR's The Signal talking about HIT & STAY. Hear it here.

Sun Sept 5 - Joe Tropea & Skizz Cyzyk will be guests on WCBM's 21st Century Radio talking about HIT & STAY. Hear it here.

Sat Sept 4 - Garage Sale performs at Cheap Beer Fest.

Fri Aug 27 - HIT & STAY (a documentary by Joe Tropea & Skizz Cyzyk) benefit at Viva House.

Sat Aug 21 - The Lefties (Don Peyton & Skizz Cyzyk) perform as part of the CooCooRockinTime CD re-release party at Creative Alliance.

Sat July 24 - The Lefties (Don Peyton & Skizz Cyzyk) and The Go Pills (Skizz, Batworth, Tom Balog, Randy Austin) play at Shake More Au Go Go, along with Who’s Ready For The Cave?, Pam & Barbara Rubella, Weeping Mews, Don Zientara, Bag5, CooCooRockinTime, Frown Pow’r, Leprechaun Catering, Aliens, Animal Eyes, Old Songs, Bald Mountain, Liz Downing, Molly Andrews, Cigarbox Planetarium, Tinklers, Zomes, SpiderCake, Bad Girls, Degenerettes, I Don’t Cares, and Half Japanese.

Fri July 23 - The Go Pills (Skizz, Batworth, Tom Balog, Randy Austin) open for HALF JAPANESE!!! at The Ottobar, along with Oriole. All ages.

Tue July 13 - "The Journeymen and Split Rock Tour: Resistable Object and Moveable Force Together at Last" comes to Wind Up Space. James Jay and Mike Faloon read from their new books, plus performances from Barbara DeCesare and Skizz. 7 pm.

Sat July 5 - The Go Pills (Skizz, Batworth, Tom Balog, Randy Austin) and Mink Stole perform at the Atomic BBQ, along with The Millbillies.

May 6-9 - Maryland Film Festival . Skizz will be introducing films and conducting Q&A sessions throughout the festival, AND screening scenes from Icepick To The Moon, Hit & Stay, Freaks In Love, and Well Intentioned World during MFF's Works In Progress Showcase (3pm Saturday at Windup Space).

Tue April 13 - Luna Blu Vintage Fashion Show, MC'd by comedian Reed Walton of The Sweet Tarts, vintage fashion modeled by Gilded Lily Burlesque and live surf music by John Irvine and Skizz of Garage Sale. 7-9pm, Mt. Vernon Stable (909 North Charles Street). $15

Sat Feb 27 - Sun Feb 28 - Skizz's music videos for Tippy Canoe ("Mass Transmissions") and Mad Tea Party ("Every Way") will be screened during Ukelear Meltdown III (Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England).

Wed Feb 24 - Fri Feb 26 - Skizz will be a Visiting Artist guest of Minnesota State University Moorhead's Film Studies Department. (Moorhead, Minnesota).

Sun Feb 21 - Moviate presents Fredrik from Sweden, Tara Toms, and Michael Robinson's film, Locking Gazes, with live sound & light performance by Lisa Bennett, Alyx Bowen, Skizz Cyzyk, Caleb Smith, Adrien Barlup, James Hollenbaugh and Michael Robinson. door opens @ 7, film @ 7:30pm. ALL AGES. At the Midtown Scholar Bookstore (1302 N. 3rd St. Harrisburg, PA).

Sun Feb 21 - The Lefties (Don Peyton & Skizz Cyzyk) perform as part of Upward Spiral, along with sound poet Marty Esworthy, at YorkArts, 3 pm (10 N. Beaver Street, York, PA) .

Sat Feb 20 - The Jennifers perform at Golden West along with Slow Jets and Bean.

Jan 22 - 28 - Skizz serves on the narrative features jury at The Slamdance Film Festival (Park City, Utah) , and then performs solo-uke at the Closing Night Party.

2009:

Sat Dec 12 - Mink Stole’s Christmas: Unwrapped & Unplugged at the Creative Alliance. Actress and story teller extrordinaire Mink sings cabaret with her fab band—Skizz Cyzyk, Walker Teret, Scott Wallace Brown. Tall but true tales of a big family childhood, adventures with John Waters and other surprises! 8pm show, 7pm Members Happy Hour. $15, $13 mbrs.

Sun Nov 1 - The Lefties (Don Peyton & Skizz Cyzyk) perform a house concert at All Souls Day Performance Party along with poets Chris Toll, Rupert Wondolowski and Cliff Lynn and musicians Liz Downing and Michael Willis. 5-8pm. 4214 Harford Terrace.

Wed Oct 14 - Moviate presents THE SHORT FILMS & VIDEOS OF SKIZZ CYZYK: A retrospective spanning 1983 to present.
8pm, Abbey Gallery, Harrisburg, PA .

Oct 8-15 - Skizz serves on the jury at the IndieMemphis Film Festival (Memphis, Tennessee)

Wed Oct 7 - The Jennifers perform at The Hexagon, along with Michael Holt (from The Mommyheads).

Sept 25-27 - Skizz serves on the jury at Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival (Birmingham, Alabama)

Sun Sept 13 - Joe Tropea & Skizz Cyzyk premiere a scene from their upcoming documentary, HIT & STAY: THE ONGOING STORY OF THE CATONSVILLE NINE, screening with Lynn Sachs' INVESTIGATION OF A FLAME. 8-11 PM, Busboys & Poets Restaurant, 2021 14th Street NW, WDC.

Sat Sept 12 - The Jennifers perform at Hampdenfest. 5 PM on the Atomic Stage.

Sat July 25 - The Lefties (Don Peyton & Skizz Cyzyk) play at Shake More Au Go Go, along with Half Japanese, The Tinklers, Old Songs, Coo Coo Rockin Time, Boister, Daniel Higgs, Zomes, Pleasant Livers, Naybros, R. Stevie Moore, Spidercake, Aliens, Steve Johnson, Eyeball Skeleton, Liz Downing, Cigarbox Planetarium, Bald Mountain, Rubella, Indulgence, and Barbara Decesare.

Fri July 24 - The Lefties (Don Peyton & Skizz Cyzyk) play Ukulele Nouveau, along with The Fleastompers, Jared Denhard, and Victoria Vox. At the Creative Alliance. 8pm. $12, $10 mbrs.

Sun July 19 - LITTLE CASTLES screens as part of Artscape, 3 PM in the Meyerhoff Symphony Hall. Free.

Sat June 13 - Garage Sale at Honfest. 6:30-8:00pm on the stage at Falls Road & 36th Street/The Avenue.

May 7-10 - Maryland Film Festival

Fri May 1 - Garage Sale performs at Joe Squared, with The Transporters.

Sun April 19 - Ukulele shindig with The Whiteouts (Joel Eckhaus & Ralph Shaw) and The Lefties (Don Peyton & Skizz Cyzyk) at El Rancho Grande. 4 PM.

Fri March 27 - The Jennifers perform at Metro Gallery, along with e.joseph and the phantom heart, FFHH, and The Jaguar Club.

Sat March 14 - Maryland Lawyers for the Arts and Creative Alliance present “Legal and Business Issues for Filmmakers” at the Creative Alliance. Panel includes Scott Johnson, veteran entertainment attorney, Maryland Film Office Project Manager Kathi Ash, and Skizz Cyzyk, filmmaker and Maryland Film Fest Programming Manager. 2-4 pm. Adv reg $15, $10 mbrs. Walk-in $20, $15 mbrs.

Fri March 6 - DO RE MINK: a cabaret performance starring Mink Stole & Her Wonderful Band (Scott Wallace Brown, Walker Teret, Skizz Cyzyk). Creative Alliance. 8pm. $15.

Jan 15 - 23 - The Slamdance Film Festival (Park City, Utah)

2008:

Sun Dec 21 - The Jennifers open for Evan Dando (from The Lemonheads) at The Ottobar, along with Gary B. & The Notions.

Thur Dec 18 - Skizz performs solo uke at the Palace Of Wonders' Weirdo Show. (WDC)

Sat Dec 6 - The Jennifers perform at Metro Gallery, as part of Secret Crush Society's Into the Dolphin CD Release Party, along with Dirty Marmaduke Flute Squad.

Sat Nov 15 - The Go Pills (Skizz, Tom Balog, Randy Austin, Batworth) play Gypsy Cab, at Falafel House (more info at http://hamiltonart.org/dhome/).

Sat Oct 25 - Garage Sale performs at Joe Squared, with Atomic Mosquitos.

Fri Oct 24 - The Jennifers perform at Joe Squared, with The Stalking Horses.

Oct 9-16 - Skizz serves on the jury at the IndieMemphis Film Festival (Memphis, Tennessee)

Wed Oct 8 - The Jennifers perform at Wind Up Space, along with Michael Holt (from The Mommyheads), Person Parcel, and David Celia (from Toronto).

Sept 25-28 - Skizz serves on the jury at Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival (Birmingham, Alabama)

Tue Sept 23 - The Jennifers perform at The Talking Head, with Soft Targets (from Chicago) and Abby Mott.

Sept 19-21 - Skizz is a programming & technical consultant for the Chesapeake Film Festival, Easton, MD

Sat Sept 13 - The Jennifers perform at Hampdenfest. 11 AM on the Atomic Stage.

Fri Sept 12 - Garage Sale performs at Joe Squared, with The Transporters and The Tritons.

Thur July 31 - "A Best of MicroCineFest" at Wind Up Space.

Sun July 20 - The Jennifers perform at Artscape. 1 PM on the Metro Gallery stage.

Sat July 5 - Garage Sale perform at the Atomic BBQ.

Sun June 29 - The Go Pills (Skizz, Tom Balog, Marc Berrong, Randy Austin) perform at Atomic Pop’s Uke-Pop Party!, along with Tippy Canoe, Victoria Vox and Uni & her Ukelele. 2-5pm

Wed June 18 - The Jennifers at The Sidebar with The Points (WDC), The Dig (NY) and The Swet (VA) .

Sat June 14 - Garage Sale at Honfest. 3:30 PM on the stage at Falls Road & 36th Street/The Avenue

Sat June 7 - Garage Sale at the Great Strides Walkathon benefiting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Sun May 25 - The Jennifers at The 2008 Sowebo Arts & Music Festival

May 1-4 - Maryland Film Festival

Wed April 9 - Indie Memphis and Delta Axis present "A Best of MicroCineFest" at Power House Memphis (45 G.E. Patterson). 7:30 pm, Free and open to the public! (Memphis, TN)

April 2-8 - 4 FILMS IN 5 MINUTES screens as part of the NYUFF Is Enough 15th anniversary retrospective at the 15th & final New York Underground Film Festival. (NYC)

Wed March 19 - Garage Sale performs at Joe Squared with The Bobwhites.

March 12 - 16 - Skizz's music video for The Moaners' "Brainwash" screens at the Backseat Film Festival. (Philly, PA)

Wed March 12 - The Jennifers perform at The Talking Head with The Moaners and Impossible Hair.

Sat March 8 - The Jennifers perform at The Khyber, with Alright, Junior , Mean Streets, and The Donuts. (Philly, PA)

Sat March 1 - The Jennifers play the Pulaski CD Release Party at The Ottobar, along with Abby Mott.

Sat Feb 2 (night) - Garage Sale performs at the Hon Bar, 9 PM, FREE

Sat Feb 2 (day) - Maryland Lawyers for the Arts' Legal FAQs for Filmmakers Workshop, at the Creative Alliance, 2-5pm.

Jan 17 - 25 - Skizz serves on the Shorts Jury at The Slamdance Film Festival (Park City, Utah)

Sun Jan 6 - The Jennifers perform at The Talking Head with The Jons, The Flukes, and Dead Mechanical

2007:

Thur Dec 20 - Skizz performs solo uke at the Palace Of Wonders' Weirdo Show. (WDC)

Sat Dec 8 - A Best Of MicroCineFest screening at The Laughing Skull Lounge at The Vortex Midtown
(878 Peachtree Street - between 7th & 8th Streets), Atlanta, GA 30309, 404-875-1667, 8 PM, $5.

Fri Nov 30 - The Jennifers perform at Lo-Fi Social Club along with Impossible Hair, House of Fire, and Sonic Cheetas of Death.

Sat Nov 17 - BALTIMORE EXPOSED: Short Films by Local Filmmakers, Enoch Pratt Central Library (400 Cathedral Street), 2 pm, Free! You don't have to go to the Sundance or Telluride festivals to see the Next Big Thing in cinema. Some of the best films are being made right here in our own backyard. This program presents the cream of the crop by both established Baltimore-based filmmakers (Skizz Cyzyk, John Standiford, Bump Stadelman, Laurence Arcadias and Sondheim Prize finalists Eric Dyer and Karen Yasinsky), as well as works by up-and-comers like Hsuan-Yu Pan and visual art students from the Maryland Institute, College of Art. (approximately 80 minutes) For more info, call (410) 396-4616

Sun Nov 11 - The Jennifers perform at The Cave along with Saints Will Do and Dead To Society (Chapel Hill, North Carolina)

Sat Nov 10 - The Jennifers perform at Preservation Pub along with Charlotte, NC's GoGo Pilot (Knoxville, Tennessee)

Fri Nov 9 - The Jennifers perform at Wonderland along with The Rulers (Richmond, VA)

Sat Nov 3 - The Jennifers perform at 8x10 along with The Oranges Band, Artanker Convoy & Paper Route

Oct 11-14 - Skizz serves on the jury and presents a "Best of MicroCineFest" program at the BendFilm Festival (Bend, Oregon)

Thur Oct 4 - The Jennifers perform at Metro Gallery along with Private Eleanor and more.

Sept 28-30 - Skizz serves on the jury at Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival (Birmingham, Alabama)

Sat Sept 22 (night) - Daft Punk’s Electroma & LYNCH, presented by Music Monitor Network, at the Creative Alliance. Daft Punk’s Electroma, the debut film by Parisian house music stars Thomas Bangalter and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christos, is a sheer, wordless odyssey of robotic semi-men crossing a mythic American landscape. LYNCH is a 30 min preview of an award winning doc following iconic indie filmmaker David Lynch over 2 years as he makes Inland Empire. Also, DC’s Eric Cheevers’ short Las Historias Mas Sexy Del Mundo! No. 2 recreates “God-awful early-’70s Mexican sexploitation flicks,” and sets an unorthodox stage for Danish rock duo the Raveonettes. Plus Skizz Cyzyk’s music video for The Moaners’ “Brainwash”! 8pm, $7, $5 mbrs & stus

Sat Sept 22 (day) - Garage Sale performs at The Karb Kings' 10th Annual MobTown Greaseball Car Show Extravaganza!

Sat Sept 15 - The Jennifers perform at HampdendFest with tons of other bands

Fri Sept 14 - Trailer Trash: A Film Journal (Ramirez, 2007) at the Creative Alliance. An extraordinary personal statement about poverty, prejudice and the harsh reality of drug addiction in rural America. Don Ramirez’s film, part home movie, part hard-hitting documentary captures his family bravely facing a complicated mass of intersecting crises. Ramirez balances distance and intimacy in a disturbing but compelling document. Made with Super 8 Film, digital video, TV news footage and photos. Intro by Skizz Cyzyk (Maryland Film Festival, Maryland Lawyers for the Arts). Panel discussion w/ Ramirez and family follows. 8pm, $8, $6 mbrs

Tue Sept 11 - The Jennifers perform at IOTA, along with Michael Holt (ex-Mommyheads) and Impossible Hair (Arlington, Virginia)

Sat Sept 8 - MicroCineFest presents The Short Films of Roger Beebe at the Creative Alliance. Roger Beebe, formerly of Flicker (Chapel Hill), and multi-award-winning MicroCineFest filmmaker, shares his experimental shorts. With a documentary sensibility and a photographic eye he brings humor and soul to subjects from women in the Air Force during WWII, to where Shaquille O’Neal got his last name. Beebe inaugurates our new screening venue-the CAmm Media Lab! Less prestigious venues at which he’s appeared include Antarctica’s McMurdo Station, the CBS Jumbotron in Times Square, and MoMA (NYC). Upstairs in the CAmm Media Lab! 8pm, $8, $6 mbrs. Free Popcorn! ALSO: Check out Roger’s No Camera Required Wkshp, Sun Sep 9!

Sun Sept 2 - The Jennifers perform at The Camel with Captain 1, Seamonster, and The Norman Rockwells (Richmond, Virginia)

Fri Aug 31 - The Jennifers perform at Cousin Larry's with Sarianna & The Swell (Danbury, Connecticut)

Thur Aug 30 - The Jennifers perform at The Lit Lounge with The Campbell Apartment (NYC)

Tue July 17 - The Jennifers perform at The Ottobar along with Voxtrot, Two If By Sea, and The Heavycoats.

Sun July 15 - The Jennifers perform a quiet set at Rojo, as part of the Sidewalk Scramble turn-in. Skizz is a Sidewalk Scramble juror this year (Birmingham, Alabama)

Sat July 14 - The Jennifers perform at The New French Bar with The Stalking Horses (Asheville, North Carolina)

Fri July 13 - The Jennifers perform at The Earl, along with The Features & The Hot Pipes (Atlanta, Georgia)

Thur July 12 - The Jennifers perform at Bull City Headquarters, along with The Future Kings of Nowhere and Tennis & the Mennonites (Durham, North Carolina)

Wed July 11 - The Jennifers perform at The Cave, along with Velvet & The Red Hot Poker Dots (Chapel Hill, North Carolina)

Sat June 30 - Skizz performs solo uke at the Palace Of Wonders' 1-Year Anniversary Blow Out!. (WDC)

Thur June 28 - The Jennifers perform at Sonar along with Radiation Puppy, Pale Stars, and The John Hardy Boys.

Sat June 16 - Skizz performs at Sangha, along with Tippy Canoe & The Paddlemen and The Fleastompers. Takoma Park, MD

Sat June 9 - The Jennifers perform at The Ottobar with J Roddy Walston & The Business, Soft, and Impossible Hair.

Sat June 9 - Garage Sale performs at Hon Fest, 2 PM on the City Paper/Merritt Athletic Club Music Stage at Falls Road and W. 36th St.

Sat June 2 - The Jennifers perform at The Lo-Fi Social Club, with House of Fire, and Harlot.

Fri June 1 - CAmm Cage and Media Lab GRAND OPENING TO-DO! Join CAmm founders Scott Kecken, George Figgs, Skizz Cyzyk, Julia Nicholl, Lee Boot and Steve Frantz to celebrate Baltimore’s newest, fabulous film resource! The Cage and Media Lab offer below-market rates on rental equipment and expanded workshop and filmmaker support. Rub elbows with industry movers and shakers–Jack Gerbes, MD Film Office, Jed Dietz, MD Film Fest, and Skizz Cyzyk, MDFF & MicroCineFest—and get a first peek at our gear! Ribbon cutting and champagne toast! Video installations by “Cage Czar” Phil Davis, Jimmy Joe Roche (Wham City), and Mark Brown (Are We Not Men). DJ Amanda Otto (Reaction, Palace of Wonders, Charm City Soul Club) spins 60’s psychedelia, northern soul stompers, and foreign garage greats! VJ Jon Corun (AV CLUB, Fletchers) mixes video on-the-fly. CAmm coupons for future rentals/wkshps for all! Hors d’oeuvres & champagne toast. Cash bar. 7-9pm

Sat May 19 - The Jennifers perform at Rex's Bar, 344 W. Gay Street, West Chester, PA 19382, with House of Fire, France on Fire, The Black Canary and Even Further.

Thur May 17 - Skizz performs solo uke at the Palace Of Wonders' Weirdo Show. (WDC)

Mon May 14 - The Jennifers are interviewed and perform on WTMD's Baltimore Unsigned program. 8 PM, 89.7 FM.

May 3-6 - Maryland Film Festival

Sun April 29 - The Jennifers perform at The Ottobar opening for The Wrens, along with Squaaks

Sat April 28 - Garage Sale performs at the Hon Bar, 10 PM, FREE

Thur April 26 - The Jennifers perform at The Red and The Black along with DC's The Plastic Containers and Baltimore's The Degenerettes. (WDC)

April 20 - Skizz plays solo uke with Sassparilla The Singing Gorilla at Lenny's (Atlanta, Georgia).

April 19 - 28 - Skizz serves on the Features Docs jury at The Atlanta Film Festival (Atlanta, Georgia)

Wed April 18 - Skizz performs solo at the Charm City Art Space, opening for the Mike Faloon & Friends book tour.

Wed April 11 - LITTLE CASTLES screens as part of Loyola College's 2007 Humanities Symposium. 9 PM, Free! Reading Room.

Wed March 28 - The Awkward Sounds of Scott & Skizz perform on Maryland Public Television's Artworks This Week. 7:30 PM, shows again Thursday morning at 6:00am, and Saturday morning at 9:00am!

Sat March 24 - Pirana Pictures presents the World Premiere of FIFTH CITY (a new feature film from Eric Thornett. Skizz has a special appearance in it). 7pm.  Free! Rosborough Center (Gaitherburg, MD)

Fri Feb 23 - The Jennifers CD release party!!! at Roots Cafe @ Seidels Bowling Lanes with special guests PALE STARS. 9 PM

Thur Feb 8 - Creative Alliance MovieMakers (CAmm) presents the SHAMELESS SELF PROMOTION. No distributor, no PR firm, no prob! Skizz Cyzyk, filmmaker and Prog Mgr, MD Film Fest, offers dos and don’ts of entering film fests: entry forms, synopsis writing, worthwhile press kits, and selecting festivals. Filmmaker Matthew Porterfield (HAMILTON) gives tips on finding venues, networking, leveraging your successes, plus extending your film’s life beyond the festival world. 7-9:30pm. Early reg (by Feb 5) $15, $10 mbrs. Late reg $25, $20 mbrs.

Jan 18 - 27 - The Slamdance Film Festival (Park City, Utah)

2006:

Fri Dec 29 - The Jennifers perform at The Talking Head with Squaaks, DJ Pat Martin, Romania, Chris Myers and possible mad surprises TBA. FREE!!!

Fri Dec 8 - Skizz performs solo at the Hamilton Arts Collective, along with Tippy Canoe, Lurch and Holler, and Curtis Eller, and hosted by Citizen Rahne Alexander. 9pm. $8. 5440 Harford Road.

Thurs Nov 16 - Mad Tea Party w/Liz Downing & The Awkward Sounds of Scott & Skizz. At the Creative Alliance. 8pm. $12, $10 mbrs.

Nov 9 - 12 - the tenth annual MicroCineFest

Sat Nov 4 - Atomic Books Presents I HATE THE 80S NIGHT: THE METAL YEARS - celebrating the 20th Anniversary of HEAVY METAL PARKING LOT! Featuring: Vollmer (made up of people from the HMPL movie), Chester Stacey, Secret Crush Society, The Awkward Sounds of Scott & Skizz, Keyboard Man, and more!! 9 PM @ The Ottobar

Sat Oct 28 - Garage Sale performs at the Atomic Halloween BBQ

Sat Oct 14 - Garage Sale perfroms at Mums along with The Beltways. 10 PM. 1132 S. Hanover St. (near the corner of Hanover and West) Federal Hill in Baltimore, MD • (410) 547-7415

Mon Oct 2 - Creative Alliance MovieMakers (CAmm) presents the CAmm Salon. Skizz will talk about the Maryland Film Festival and MicroCineFest, and give advice on entering film festivals. 7 PM. $5.

Sun Oct 1 - The Baltimore Museum of Art's "Free For All" kickoff event 16mm film screening, including Suzan Pitt's ASPARAGUS (1979, 20 minutes), Les Blank's WERNER HERZOG EATS HIS SHOE (1980, 20 minutes), and Skizz Cyzyk's FOUR FILMS IN FIVE MINUTES: A TRILOGY (1992, 7 minutes). 12:30 PM. Free!!!

Sept 22 - 24 - Skizz serves on the documentary jury at Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival (Birmingham, Alabama)

Sat September 16 - The Jennifers perform at HampdendFest with tons of other bands

Sun Aug 20 - Once again, The Awkward Sounds of Scott & Skizz open for The Trachtenburg Family Slideshow Players. At the Ottobar, along with Corn Mo and Trixie Little & The Tap-Dancing Hate-Monkey!!! Doors at 8pm/ Show at 9pm- ALL AGES

Fri & Sat Aug 18 & 19 - MANAGER'S CORNER, MY LITTLE PICKLE LOVE SONG, and BAD ALIENS FROM ANOTHER PLANET screen at the Bearded Child Film Festival. (Grand Rapids, Minnesota)

Thur Aug 17 - Atomic Books' presents WHOLPHIN 2 VIEWING & PONKUTSU DVD RELEASE PARTY. Come watch selections of McSweeney's Wholphin 2 and Josh Slates' Ponkutsu Park, celebrating it's release on DVD! Some of Skizz's short films will also be shown. Atomic Pop. 3620 Falls Rd., 8PM. Free. Pizza & refreshments.

Fri July 7 - Garage Sale performs upstairs at the Ottobar, with The Comedy of Neil Hamburger!!! 7-10 PM

Sat July 1 - INDEPENDENTS DAY: LOCAL LEGENDS. Pratt Library celebrates July 4th by saluting revolutionary shorts by local independent filmmakers. Several of Skizz's short films will screen along with works by John Heyn, Todd Rohal, Bump Stadelman, Josh Slates, Eric Dyer, and others. Wheeler Auditorium, 3rd Floor, Enoch Pratt Central Library, 400 Cathedral Street, 2-4 p.m.

Tue June 27 - The Washington Psychotronic Film Society presents "Selections From MicroCineFest" at Dr. Dremo's Taphouse, Arlington, VA. 8 PM. $2 suggested donation.

Sat June 24 - Garage Sale performs at the Hon Bar, 10 PM, FREE

June 9-17 - The Atlanta Film Festival (Atlanta, Georgia)

Sat May 20 - The Jennifers perform at The Talking Head with Kahoots, Sharky, and Park Police.

May 11-14 - The Maryland Film Festival

Sat May 6 - The Jennifers perform at the Charm City Scooter Rally @ Lithuanian Hall along with The Ambitions. 9 PM, $5

Wed April 26 - The Awkward Sounds of Scott & Skizz perform at The Library of Progress (1401 S. Light St., 410-234-0714) along with Mad Tea Party and Liz Downing

Fri April 7 - The Jennifers perform at Roots Cafe @ Seidels Bowling Lanes along with The Anomoanon. 9 PM

Fri April 7 - Garage Sale performs at Dangerously Delicious Pies along with Monsters From The Surf. Show starts at 7:30 PM sharp!

Sat April 1 - Garage Sale performs at the Hon Bar, 10 PM, FREE

Fri March 31 - The Jennifers perform at The Ottobar along with Water School, Jaws and My German Lover (only 5 bucks!)

Feb 28 - March 5 - GUMDROPS, MANAGER'S CORNER and One Ring Zero's M.C. screen as part of the Fourth Annual Backseat Film Festival (Philadelphia, PA)

Jan 20 - 29 - MANAGER'S CORNER screens as part of the Seventh Annual Tromadance Film Festival (Salt Lake City & Park City, Utah)

Jan 19 - 27 - Skizz serves on the Narrative Shorts Jury at The Slamdance Film Festival (Park City, Utah)

Sun Jan 15 - Skizz programs films & videos as part of the Ottobar's Newlywed Game! Also showing: parody commercials from Sike-Trike and more! $3, 9 PM.

2005:

Nov 11 - 13 - MicroCineFest

Fri Nov 11, noon - Skizz will be on 88.1 FM WYPR's The Signal program, talking about MicroCineFest. The show will be repeated at 7 PM

Sat Nov 5 - Atomic Books presents CASHED OUT! A JOHNNY CASH TRIBUTE & HURRICANE RELIEF BENEFIT, featuring The Awkward Sounds of Scott & Skizz, Keyboard Man, Arboreteum, J. Roddy Walston & The Business, and more TBA. Ottobar 9 PM

Fri October 28 - Garage Sale performs at Roots Cafe @ Seidels Bowling Lanes along with The Soul Gamblers

Oct 25 - 30 - Skizz serves on the Animation Jury at The Bethel Film Festival (Bethel, CT)

Sat October 22 - Garage Sale performs at the Hon Bar

Fri October 14 - The Jennifers perform at The Talking Head with the Frauds, The Fyuss, and The Bedtimes.

Sept 22 - 25 - Skizz serves on the Documentary Jury at Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival (Birmingham, Alabama)

Sat September 17 - Garage Sale performs at HampdendFest with tons of other bands

August 23 - One Ring Zero's "MC" screens as part of an ADDENDUM DVD screening at Anthology Film Archives, NYC, New York

August 18-25 - MANAGER'S CORNER screens as part of the Twelth Annual Chicago Underground Film Festival (Chicago, IL)

Sat August 6 - GUMDROPS and HAIR DRYER CHAIRS: VERSION 2004 will screen as part of the Hondance Film Festival's "re-do" after January's "snow-in".

Tue August 2 - Skizz screens some of his films & videos at Forum 405.

July 21 - One Ring Zero's "MC" screens as part of the World Premiere ADDENDUM DVD screening at Barbes, Brooklyn, New York

July 16-17 - MANAGER'S CORNER screens as part of Extremely Shorts 8: Works 3 Minutes and Under at The Aurora Picture Show, Houston, Texas

Sat July 16 - Skizz performs solo at the Kelly Shed & Bonfire, along with Frankentractor.

July 14-24 - MANAGER'S CORNER screens as part of the 2005 Eat My Shorts series at Comedia's Just For Laughs festival, Montreal, Canada

Sat July 2 - Garage Sale and The Jennifers perform at the Atomic BBQ

Sat June 25 - The Jennifers and The Awkward Sounds of Scott & Skizz perform at Rock-n-Romp with Secret Crush Society

June 24 - MANAGER'S CORNER and GUMDROPS screen as part of the Backseat FIlm Festival Kick-Off at The Patterson

June 10-18 - The Atlanta Film Festival (Atlanta, Georgia)

June 10-18 - MANAGER'S CORNER screens in the Area 52 program at CineVegas (Palms Casino/Brenden Theatres, Las Vegas, Nevada)

Sat June 4 - Garage Sale performs at DC-Nine (WDC) with Monsters From The Surf. UPDATE: Garage Sale has cancelled.

May 5-8 - The Maryland Film Festival

Sun May 1 - Garage Sale performs at the Pow Wow

Tue April 5, 9 PM - MANAGER'S CORNER screens as part of "the Best of CAmm: Film/Video Favorites From Five Years of Creative Alliance Moviemakers" at the American Film Institute's Silver Theater in Silver Spring, Maryland.

Tue March 29, 6:30 PM - LITTLE CASTLES screens at The Neighborhood Design Center (1401 Hollins St.) with THE SCREEN PAINTERS. Free admission.

Sat March 26 - Garage Sale performs at the Hon Bar

Fri March 18 - The Jennifers open for Baby Macaroni (3/4 of NRBQ) at Ramshead Live

Sat March 12 - Skizz performs solo and then sits in with The Jeffrey Lewis Band at the Knitting Factory (NYC). Also playing: La Mi Vida Violenta, Sentai, and The Clicks

Fri March 11 - GUMDROPS screens as part of the CAmm Ides of March Animation Invitational at The Patterson

March 9-15 - MANAGER'S CORNER screens as part of the Twelth Annual New York Underground Film Festival (NYC)

Sun Feb 27 - Berserk (Brent Malkus, David Cawley, Skizz Cyzyk) reunite at the Ottobar with special guests Gamma Rays and Frankentractor

Thur Feb 3 - The Jennifers perform at Talking Head along with special guests One Ring Zero and Glaz Almaz

Sat & Sun Jan 22 & 23 - Skizz's films GUMDROPS, TAIL, and HAIR DRYER CHAIRS: VERSION 2004 will screen as part of the inaugural Hondance Film Festival

Jan 21 - 28 - The Slamdance Film Festival (Park City, Utah)

Tue Jan 4 - THE SHORT FILMS & VIDEOS OF SKIZZ CYZYK:
A retrospective spanning 1983 to present

At the American Film Institute's Silver Theater in Silver Spring, Maryland.
Included in the program:
- brand new works (MANAGERS CORNER, GUMDROPS, and HAIR DRYER CHAIRS VERSION 2004);
- recent favorites (DAMN YOU MR. BUSH!, STAR SPANGLED BABYDOLL, SHORT FICTION IN 99 WORDS OR LESS);
- classics (FOUR FILMS IN FIVE MINUTES, a newly restored BAD ALIENS FROM ANOTHER PLANET);
- no-budget music videos from Berserk, Meatjack, Young Fresh Fellows, Blister Freak Circus, and Gneebnazix;
- plus more rarely seen student films and general works of cinematic oddness!!!
For more info or to purchase advance tickets, click here

2004:

Mon Dec 20 - The Bowlermen and The Jennifers perform at DC-Nine (WDC) along with special guests Chester Stacey

Sat Dec 18 - The Bowlermen perform at The Mojo as part of Bopptopia, along with Dark Water Transit, .....soihadto....., Myracle Brah, The Things!, and The Beltways. This is a benefit for The Maryland Food Bank. Admission is FREE! with a can of food ($5 W/O). www.themojobalto.com

Sat Dec 11 - The Jennifers perform at Talking Head with Cementhead, Hockey Island, and Slot Racer

Fri Nov 19 through Sun Nov 21 - MicroCineFest

Fri Nov 19, noon - Skizz will be on 88.1 FM WYPR's "The Signal" program, talking about MicroCineFest. The show will be repeated at 7 PM

Wed Nov 17, 7:30 PM - Skizz will be on Maryland Public Television's ARTWORKS THIS WEEK program, talking about MicroCineFest. The show will be repeated Fri Nov 19 at 11:30 PM, and Sat Nov 20 at 9:00am

Sat Nov 13 - Marty's Card & Party Mart (featuring David Cawley, Scott Wallace Brown, and Skizz) perform at Fraziers On The Avenue, as part of Atomic Books' "I Hate The 80's" Night

Wed Nov 10 - Skizz performs solo at The Mojo, along with Tippy Canoe, Jeff Lewis, The Blood Group (as Aircraft Totem), and Langhorne Slim.

Wat Nov 6, noon, free - The Jennifers perform at the Clean Air Festival (a benefit for the Clean Energy Partnership at Austin Grill @ The Can Company, 2400 Boston Street, Baltimore, MD), along with Ellen Cherry, Mike Holden, Rob Thorworth, The Barnburners, and June Star.

Sat Nov 6 - Skizz's films/videos show as part of the CAmm Experimental Media Fest at The Patterson

Sat Oct 16 - The Awkward Sounds of Scott & Skizz accompany Nora Lockshin in the Pigtown Pageant at The Third Annual Pigtown Festival

Tue Oct 12 - The Awkward Sounds of Scott & Skizz perform at The Mojo, opening for NEAL INNES!

Sept 23 - 26 - Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival (Birmingham, Alabama)

Sat Sept 18 - The Jennifers perform at the Hampden Fest, noon

Fri Aug 27 - Skizz performs solo (with Scott Wallace Brown accompanying) at The Fez Under Time Café (NYC), as part of Dubya's Ukulele Farewell Party thrown by Ukuleles For Sanity.

Sun July 25 - The Awkward Sounds of Scott & Skizz perform and "Little Castles" screens as part of Family Fun Day at The Patterson

Sat Jul 17 - "Damn You Mr. Bush" screens at The Patterson

Sat July 10 - "Four Films In Five Minutes" screens at the Wyman Park Outdoor Film Screening & BBQ

Fri July 9 - The Awkward Sounds of Scott & Skizz perform at The Mojo, with Secret Crush Society, No More, and The Vanishing

Sat July 3 - Garage Sale and The Jennifers perform at the Atomic BBQ

Sat June 26 - The Awkward Sounds of Scott & Skizz perform at the Mid-Atlantic Ukulele Invitational, along with The Fleastompers, and Oh-Aloha.

June 11 - 20 - Atlanta Film Festival (Atlanta, Georgia)

May 6 - 9 - Maryland Film Festival

May 6 - 9 - "Damn You Mr. Bush" screens at the Boston Underground Film Festival (Boston, MA)

May 7 - "Damn You Mr. Bush" screens at The Stray Show (Chicago, IL)

Sun May 2 - The Jennifers at the Pow Wow

Sat May 1 - The Awkward Sounds of Scott & Skizz perform at Fraziers, as part of Atomic Books' Anniversary Party.

Sat April 24 - The Jennifers play The Mojo, with E. Joseph and Gilmore

Thur April 8 - The Awkward Sounds of Scott & Skizz perform at the Ottobar, as part of the Trixie Little & Friends Variety Show.

Tue April 6 - "Four Films In Five Minutes" screens at Visions (WDC)

Thur April 1 - The Vita-Men perform at The Sidebar

Sat March 28 - The Awkward Sounds of Scott & Skizz perform at an Animal Rescue benefit and flea market at Howard & 28th

Sat March 13 - The Jennifers perform at a fundraiser party for the next film by Andy Bely (WDC)

Sat March 6 - The Jennifers perform at the Talking Head as part of the Slow Jets' CD release party

Fri March 5 - The Awkward Sounds of Scott & Skizz perfrom at the Patterson as part of the Comix Cabaret

Fri Feb 27 - The Vita-Men perform at Fraziers

Tue Feb 24 - "Four Films In Five Minutes" screens at the Blue Room (Adam's Morgan, WDC), as part of a fundraiser for Todd Rohal's next film, The Guatelmalen Handshake.

Feb 19 - 22 - The Annapolis Reel Cinema Film Festival (Annapolis, Maryland)

Thur Feb 5 - The Awkward Sounds of Scott & Skizz open for The Trachtenburg Family Slideshow Players at The Recher Theater

Fri Jan 30 - The Vita-Men perform at the Talking Head

Jan 17 - 24 - The Slamdance Film Festival (Park City, Utah)

Fri Jan 16 - "Little Castles" screens at The Patterson


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