Introducing… the K Hat!

A mysterious girl from downtown Olympia and one of Calvin's favorite comic strip characters inspired this brand new, one-of-a-kind garment, the K Hat.
This hat is 100% wool and comes in your choice of red or blue.
It fastens with Velcro in the back; one size fits most!
Great for music festivals, birthday parties, summertime strolls and crowning yourself the king (or queen) of K!
Handmade by Jill P.

Available exclusively from the K Mail Order Dept.! Introducing… the K Hat!

A mysterious girl from downtown Olympia and one of Calvin's favorite comic strip characters inspired this brand new, one-of-a-kind garment, the K Hat.
This hat is 100% wool and comes in your choice of red or blue.
It fastens with Velcro in the back; one size fits most!
Great for music festivals, birthday parties, summertime strolls and crowning yourself the king (or queen) of K!
Handmade by Jill P.

Available exclusively from the K Mail Order Dept.! Introducing… the K Hat!

A mysterious girl from downtown Olympia and one of Calvin's favorite comic strip characters inspired this brand new, one-of-a-kind garment, the K Hat.
This hat is 100% wool and comes in your choice of red or blue.
It fastens with Velcro in the back; one size fits most!
Great for music festivals, birthday parties, summertime strolls and crowning yourself the king (or queen) of K!
Handmade by Jill P.

Available exclusively from the K Mail Order Dept.! Introducing… the K Hat!

A mysterious girl from downtown Olympia and one of Calvin's favorite comic strip characters inspired this brand new, one-of-a-kind garment, the K Hat.
This hat is 100% wool and comes in your choice of red or blue.
It fastens with Velcro in the back; one size fits most!
Great for music festivals, birthday parties, summertime strolls and crowning yourself the king (or queen) of K!
Handmade by Jill P.

Available exclusively from the K Mail Order Dept.! Introducing… the K Hat!

A mysterious girl from downtown Olympia and one of Calvin's favorite comic strip characters inspired this brand new, one-of-a-kind garment, the K Hat.
This hat is 100% wool and comes in your choice of red or blue.
It fastens with Velcro in the back; one size fits most!
Great for music festivals, birthday parties, summertime strolls and crowning yourself the king (or queen) of K!
Handmade by Jill P.

Available exclusively from the K Mail Order Dept.!

Introducing… the K Hat!

A mysterious girl from downtown Olympia and one of Calvin's favorite comic strip characters inspired this brand new, one-of-a-kind garment, the K Hat.

This hat is 100% wool and comes in your choice of red or blue.

It fastens with Velcro in the back; one size fits most!

Great for music festivals, birthday parties, summertime strolls and crowning yourself the king (or queen) of K!

Handmade by Jill P.

Available exclusively from the K Mail Order Dept.!

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The Helsing Junction Sleepover is coming up! Reblog this pic with #hjs2014 for a chance to win a pair of tickets!

LAST CHANCE! This contest ends today, people!

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The Pink Elephant’s Graveyard is where we store all the cultural artifacts which are uniquely K. Hosts Calvin Johnson (The Hive Dwellers) interviews Alan Larsen, who has released music on K as Some Velvet Sidewalk, Sandy Dirt, Telepathic Youth (and as Al Larsen!), talking about his current work, his time in Olympia + life in general!


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The Pink Elephant’s Gravecast is also available from Stitcher and iTunes.

Pink Elephant’s Gravecast 006 was originally published on K

After all these years (we’ve been exploding the teenage underground into passionate revolt against the corporate ogre world-wide since 1982), we still have almost all of these items available for you! :)

  1. [That] Cat Shirt (and buttons!)
  2. Dub Narcotic Shirt
  3. Heavenly
  4. Halo Benders - God Don’t Make No Junk [KLP029] — on vinyl
  5. Kicking Giant (— or how about a Tae Turntable button?)
  6. Beat Happening Shirts
  7. Softies
  8. Flying Tigers
  9. Built to Spill
  10. Wandering Lucy
  11. K Mittens

Ruby Fray - Grackle [KLP251]Ruby Fray‘s second album, Grackle [LP251] is due out September 30th, but you can pre-order this release right now from the K Mail Order Department and receive your CD or LP a whole month early! And if you’re one of the lucky first thirty people to do so, you’ll even get a complimentary bar of Emily’s homemade Beanblossom Soaps! Stoked yet? Preview the track “Barbara” on Stereogum here!

Pre-Order the New Ruby Fray Album, Grackle [KLP251]! was originally published on K

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7 in a series of paintings by Arrington de Dionyso, inspired by Nicholas Roerich’s original costume designs for “Le Sacre du Printemps”. 

  1. Camera: SEIKO EPSON CORP. WF-7510 Series

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The Pink Elephant’s Graveyard is where we store all the cultural artifacts which are uniquely K. Hosts Calvin Johnson (The Hive Dwellers) and Ian Vanek interview Peter David Connolly of the Mona Reels (see above photog), Olympia’s long-running purveyors of pop perfection. Peter shares music from previous incarnations of the band and a few samples from their upcoming album You Can’t Control Your Love. Several of the Mona Reels releases are available from the K Mail Order Dept.

 

The Pink Elephant’s Gravecast is also available from Stitcher and iTunes.
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Pink Elephant’s Gravecast 005 was originally published on K

Wake up Sunday morning to the vibrant sounds of Selector Dub Narcotic spinning underground 45s of the soul, independent, jamaican, punk, country, beat, blues and etc. variety.
It’s happening Sunday July 27, 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM at Bar Francis (located inside Northern), downtown Olympia.

Be there and be square.

This is Lovers without Borders caught live at the What-the-Heck festival in Anacortes, Washington, July, 2011. Karl Blau sings and plays the sax, Allen Peril plays electric guitar and Jessica Bonin is on drums. Their new Volume in our International Pop Underground series, Detective [IPU142], is a four song EP recorded at Dub Narcotic Studio by Calvin Johnson. You can see a snippet of their recording session HERE.

Lovers without Borders at What-the-Heck was originally published on K

I drew this flyer for a show the Pine Hill Haints will be playing in Olympia in 2 weeks. Check out their other tour dates here and pre-order their latest LP, The Magik Sounds of the Pine Hill Haints [KLP254].

xo Jill

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Flyer (Love, Anissa), July 25th, 2014, marker, Photoshop, 8.5 x 11 in.

  1. Camera: HP officejet 5500 series

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The Pink Elephant’s Graveyard is where we store the cultural artifacts which are uniquely K. Host Calvin Johnson (The Hive Dwellers) interviews Emily Beanblossom of the bands Christmas and Ruby Fray. The new Ruby Fray album Grackle [KLP251] will be released by K in October 2014.

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View a fierce performance by Christmas at the Helsing Junction Sleep Over:

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The Pink Elephant’s Gravecast is also available from Stitcher and iTunes.
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Pink Elephant’s Gravecast 004 was originally published on K

A visit with Angelo Spencer as he plays guitar and creates sounds at the Dub Narcotic Studio, Olympia, Washington.

The most recent album by Angelo Spencer et les Hauts Sommits, World Garage [KLP235], is available now from the K Mail Order Dept.

Angelo Spencer at Dub Narcotic Studio was originally published on K