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Lit: Melissa Fay Greene

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Dogs are pretty much the best living beings on the planet. For more proof, look no further than The Underdogs: Children, Dogs, and the Power of Unconditional Love.  

The Rituals of Reenactment

Novelist Chris Bachelder’s The Throwback Special centers on a specific conceit

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Chris Bachelder’s latest novel, The Throwback Special, centers its narrative on a very specific idea: 22 guys who gather every year to reenact the play in which Washington Redskins quarterback Joe Theismann’s leg was shattered during a Monday Night Football game in November 1985.    

A Crushing Farewell?

Indie/Electro band Poliça’s recent album, United Crushers, might be its last one

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Poliça’s third album is another beat-driven, electronically enhanced affair that mixes the shimmering, high-lonesome vocals of Channy Leaneagh with the sleek production work of Ryan Olson.  

Sound Advice: Little Green Cars with John Mark Nelson

Sunday • Woodward Theater

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 27, 2016
We live in a curious Pop music era. Bands can go from playing small rooms one day to massive festivals the next — then back to the clubs again just as quickly.   

Music: Little Green Cars

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 27, 2016
We live in a curious Pop music era. Bands can go from playing small rooms one day to massive festivals the next — then back to the clubs again just as quickly.   

Music: Poliça

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Poliça’s third album, United Crushers, is another beat-driven, electronically enhanced affair that mixes the shimmering, high-lonesome vocals of Channy Leaneagh with the sleek production work of Ryan Olson.  

Sound Advice: Sarah Borges

Thursday • Southgate House Revival

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Sarah Borges jumped out of the gate with three well-received AltCountry records — 2005’s Silver City, 2007’s Diamonds in the Dark and 2009’s The Stars Are Out — each indebted to her broad array of influences, from Dolly Parton to X.   

Music: Sarah Borges

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Sarah Borges jumped out of the gate with three well-received AltCountry records — 2005’s Silver City, 2007’s Diamonds in the Dark and 2009’s The Stars Are Out — each indebted to her broad array of influences, from Dolly Parton to X.  

Sound Advice: DTCV with Coconut Milk

Wednesday • MOTR Pub

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Singer/bassist Guylaine Vivarat (aka Lola G) sings in her native French throughout DTCV’s latest full-length album, Confusion Moderne, a decision that lends an extra layer of mystery to a band whose origins and rapid evolution have already been sources of curiosity.
  

Music: DTCV

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Singer/bassist Guylaine Vivarat’s sings in her native French throughout DTCV’s latest full-length album, Confusion Moderne, a decision that lends an extra layer of mystery to a band whose origins and rapid evolution have already been sources of curiosity.