While Yoni Wolf of Why? and Serengeti
toured together, the pair envisioned a detailed and thematic
story, a tale of fated and doomed love between Garage Rock aspirant Davy
and his long-suffering wife Maddy.
Sounding like a soulful Midwest Psych
Folk mash-up of Blitzen Trapper and Pavement if they’d all been steered
by a love of Dylan and The Band’s Basement Tapes, Nashville, Tenn. quintet Blank Range
brings a lo-fi,
high-energy, gritty garage approach to their rootsy Indie Rock.
Published in time for his 90th birthday, Judge Nathaniel R. Jones’ new biography, Answering the Call: An Autobiography of the Modern Struggle to End Racial Discrimination in America,
shares the life of a man who has spent his career trying to make the
world a better and more just place.
Known for his soft, bright oil paintings
which have the look of pastels, Chinese-born American immigrant and
artist Pang Jen’s romantic compositions will be on view at Miller
Gallery in Hyde Park beginning Wednesday.