Indie Rock power trios are as common as
crime, but the ones that rise to the top of the form defy the
limitations of their numbers by sounding more expansive than the
standard guitar/bass/drums set-up.
The star attraction of The Total Look, the new Cincinnati Art Museum exhibit that features fashion designs of the late Rudi Gernreich, is the one-piece topless bathing suit (or monokini) that he designed for women in 1964.
Although hints of growled dirty vocals
sometimes form an undercurrent to the proceedings and even push to the
forefront, The Contortionist seems detached from the Deathcore/Death
Metal proponents with which it is often grouped.
Final Friday, 1305 hostsReconstructed: New Work by Michael Willett, a solo show of work by Willett, who graduated from DAAP’s MFA program and currently serves as an assistant professor of art at the University of Montevallo in Birmingham, Ala.