For dieselpunks the date of November 11 has special meaning. The source material of our genre, 1920s through 1940s, was bookend by war. It was born in the filth and death of the trenches of the…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Andrew V. No Dec 7, 2013.
I learned of the following article through a link posted on the Western PA Dieselpunks Facebook page. It's an article posted at the web site Jalopnik.com titled, "Why A German Pilot Escorted An American Bomber To Safety During World War II" by Benjamin Preston.
As we begin 2013, let's remember this story of…Continue
The very popular DJs and style icons the Broken Hearts host Peppermint Candy on Jazz FM weekly. Their program, while not labeled ‘dieselpunk’, certainly could be described as such with it mix of classic swing artists such as Ella Fitzgerald and Duke Ellington along with contemporary swing bands such as Big Bad Voodoo Daddy and Caravan Palace. During their radio program, they include trivia such as Jazz Era swing…Continue