Features Series: Running on Nothing

Series: Running on Nothing

Welcome to Running on Nothing, the latest addition to our stable of columns at Scene Point Blank. Running on Nothing offers a look at the world through the eyes of Kole, bassist of The Lippies, who have been working on a new LP for Red Scare Industries

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Get In The Van Dummy, We're Going Surfing!

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Get In The Van Dummy, We're Going Surfing!

Posted June 7, 2021, 2:39 p.m.
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I was in a band called The Lippies. I say "was" because we just broke up. Again. Hahahahaha! When we formed, we never had any intention of truly being anything more than a local or regional band. Then we caught the attention of Toby from Red Scare Industries and things changed. After it was announced that we had been signed to Red Scare, I had a lot of people message me on social media asking me how their band could get signed. They assumed that I had unlocked some secret code that only people in the know knew about. This couldn't be farther from the truth. I thought I would share with you how I came to be in ...

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Posted April 18, 2021, 2:32 p.m.
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About a year ago, we found ourselves in the middle of a worldwide pandemic. Out of boredom, I did a livestream on my social media ...

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Posted Feb. 21, 2021, 7:35 a.m.
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Welcome to Running on Nothing, the latest addition to our stable of columns at Scene Point Blank. Running on Nothing offers a look at the ...

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Get In The Van Dummy, We're Going Surfing!

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Get In The Van Dummy, We're Going Surfing!

Posted June 7, 2021, 2:39 p.m.
Running on Nothing

I was in a band called The Lippies. I say "was" because we just broke up. Again. Hahahahaha! When we formed, we never had any intention of truly being anything more than a local or regional band. Then we caught the attention of Toby from Red Scare Industries and things changed. After it was announced that we had been signed to Red Scare, I had a lot of people message me on social media asking me how their band could get signed. They assumed that I had unlocked some secret code that only people in the know knew about. This ...

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