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Veronique Chevalier, Mad Sonictist

Veronique Chevalier- The "Weird VAL" of Dark Cabaret- A Mad Sonictist taking maniacal pleasure in combining unrelated musical forms into unholy combinations, leaving no genre unadulterated in her quest to create the ultimate Sonic Frankenstein

Website: http://WeirdVal.com
Location: Hollyweird, CA
Members: 364
Latest Activity: Jul 1


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Salutations To My Fellow Steam-powered Travelers!

I am most honored to have entered your dimension, which is the result of happy accident, as I was actually on my journey to quite a different destination!
I am the eccentric Françican (Français-American) Chanteuse (Songstress) known as The "Weird VAL" of Dark Cabaret. I've been described as an unparalleled Parodist; a Steamy Chanteuse, and Spooky Polkanista - a campy incarnation of Edith Piaf from a alternate reality - the one in which my parents are Jim Morrison, and Elvira, Mistress of the Dark, and my godparents are Lucille Ball and Weird Al.

I am a self-proclaimed "Mad Sonictist," taking maniacal pleasure in combining previously unrelated musical forms into new, unholy combinations. I vow to leave no genre unadulterated in my quest to create the ultimate Sonic Frankenstein...

I am also an authoress, releasing a full-color book of Steampunk Haiku entitled "My Cog Is Bigger Than Your Cog: SteamKu & Other Verbstrocities" with retina-staining illustrations by Monsieur Walter Sickert of Boston, MA, who is also founder of Steamcrunk band "Walter Sickert & The Army Of Broken Toys!"

I enjoy perv-orming at eSTEAMed convocations of all sorts...I welcome any and all who wish to contact moi, and who might wish to become 'fiends'. A simple Google search of my name will yield numerous clues as to where else I might be located in the Cyberian Dimensions.

Goodwill & Good Cheer to all who enter here!

~ MADemoiselle Veronique Chevalier ~




MADemoiselle Veronique (David Zentz Photography ©2011)


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* * HRM Steampunk Symposium, Aboard The Queen Mary, Long Beach, CA, Jan. 13th-16th, 2012
* * AnachroCon, Atlanta, GA, Feb. 24th-26th, 2012
* * AnomalyCon, Denver, CO, Mar. 23rd-25th, 2012
* * Steampunk Symposium, Cincinnati, OH, Apr. 27th-29th, 2012
* * Official Steampunk After Party, SDCC, San Diego, CA, July 14th, 2012
* * PDX Gear Con, Portland, OR, August 17th-19th, 2012
* * TeslaCon 3, Madison, WI, Nov. 23rd-25th, 2012
* * Other Upcoming Appearances TBA



Madcap MADemoiselle Veronique Chevalier
The ORIGINAL Mad Sonictist!
I am most honoured to say that my services as an officious, er, official, entertainer have been duly engaged during many eSTEAMed convocations, & I'm mightily pleased to be a-warbling, regaling, making merry, and other such nonsense, for your amusement, enjoyment & general edification!

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* * 2011 TeslaCon 2, Madison, WI, Nov.
* * 2011 Wicked Nightmare, The Echo, LA, CA, Oct.
* * 2011 MC for Amanda Fu*king Palmer Solo Show, San Diego, Oct.
* * 2011 MC for Chicago Steampunk's "Carnivale Delirium 2,", Reggie's, Chicago, IL, Oct.
* * 2011 Hellbent or Heavensent w/Timur & The Dime Museum, Metro Arts Center, Portland, OR, Oct.
* * 2011 Mr. Bodewell's Cabaret/Seattle Steamcon III, Oct.
* * 2011 The Great New England Steampunk Exhibition, Fitchberg, MA, Sept.
* * 2011 Pyrate Daze, Santa Ana, CA, Aug.
* * 2011 PDX Gear Con, Portland, OR, July
* * 2011 Old Timey BBQ & Variety Show, LA, CA, June
* * 2011 Nova Albion Steampunk Exposition, Santa Clara, CA, Mar.
* * 2011 Wild Wild West Con, Tucson, AZ, March (MC & Opening for Abney Park)
* * 2011 The Brass Age: A Steampunk Affair, Pomona, CA, Feb.
* * 2011 Ethernaut: A Steampunk Saloon, LA, CA, Feb. (MC & Opening Act)
* * 2011 Voyages Extraordinaires, San Diego, CA, Feb. (MC & Opening for Abney Park)
* * 2011 Club Chrononaut Sepiachord Benefit, San Diego, January
* *2010 Salon du Troll, San Franciso, December
* * 2010 Seattle Steamcon II, November
* * 2010 The Vortex Room, San Francisco, August
* * The 2010 League Of Temporal Adventurers First Society Gala, San Diego, July
* * The 2010 Steampunk Bizarre, Hartford, CT, July
* * 2010 The Slipper Room, New York, New York, May
* * 2010 Pieces Gay Lounge, New York, New York, May
* * The 2010 Steampunk Worlds Faire, Piscataway, NJ
* *2009 The Comedy Store, Hollywood, CA
* * 2009 Club Chrononaut, San Diego, CA
* * 2009 An Evening of Steampunkery, Echo Park, CA
* * 2009 Seattle Steam Con
* * 2009 Seattle International Cabaret Festival
* *2009 Huxley Vertical Kabarett Nouveau, New York, NY
* * 2008 Echo Curio, Echo Park, CA, June
* * 2008 Polka Haunt Us CD Launch, The Good Hurt, Santa Monica, CA, October
* * 2007 Mr. T's Bowl, Los Highland Park, CA, March
* * 2007 Bordello Bar, Los Angeles, February
* * 2006 America's Got Talent, NBC Primetime Aetheric Broadcast
* * 2005-06 Veronique's Red Velvet Vaudeville Variety Show, Hollywood, CA



Veronique's original tango "The Dance Master" is included!



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"The 2 V's" Veronique & Voltaire @ 2010 San Diego Comic Con Steampunk After Party!

Discussion Forum

Veronique Chevalier en español...(on spanish language magazine)

Started by N. Inmunsapá. Last reply by Veronique Chevalier Nov 27, 2011. 1 Reply

Open publication - Free publishing You can see…Continue

* Abney Park in San Diego, with Veronique + More, Feb. 12th!

Started by Veronique Chevalier. Last reply by Colonel Sir Harry Flashman VC Jan 20, 2011. 1 Reply

Vous are cordially invited on Saturday, Feb. 12th, 2011Pueblo Estrella Music Presents: Voyages Extraordinaires, Queen Bee's, San Diego.* * ALL AGES!!! * *MC & Host: Veronique…Continue

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NEW! Veronique's Steamlish Promo Photo

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At last! My new steamlish promo photo, by David Zentz Photography & Post Production by Steam Angel Images. ©2011Continue

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Comment by Liane Jaeger on October 19, 2011 at 6:13am

Additionally, Fisher Bird Call is a most haunting delight.

Comment by Liane Jaeger on October 19, 2011 at 6:07am
Devil's Guitar....one cannot possibly say enough of this song. Outrageous fun indeed. A simply lovely collection of musings perfectly spliced into a musical compilation. What a wonderful idea.
 
 
 

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