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Literary: Sharon Draper

0 Comments · Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Local author and educator Sharon Draper has accumulated numerous accolades over the years.   

Adrian Belew Power Trio with Saul Zonana

Sunday • 20th Century Theater

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Belew’s versatile, inventive guitar playing can move from heavy riffing to light-as-air atmospheric in a moment’s notice.

Music: Adrian Belew

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Word is that Erlanger, Ky., native Adrian Belew’s latest tour draws from his entire musical output, a nearly four-decade career that started as a guitar ace for a who’s who of Rock royalty.  

Lit: Garth Stein

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Stein discusses his long-awaited follow-up, the recently published A Sudden Light, which centers on a boy who tries to save his parents’ marriage, uncovering a bevy of family secrets in the process, at Joseph-Beth.   

Nils Frahm with Dawn of Midi

Monday • Contemporary Arts Center

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Nils Frahm’s live performances are kind of hard to believe.  

Literary: Brock Clarke

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Aficionados of the local literary scene certainly know the name Brock Clarke.  

San Rise

Ellis Ludwig-Leone’s San Fermin goes from acclaimed recording project to popular touring machine

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 5, 2014
After graduating from Yale, where he studied musical composition, Ellis Ludwig-Leone secluded himself in Alberta, Canada, for six months to work on his debut album as San Fermin.  

Literary: Mary Curran Hackett

0 Comments · Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Mary Curran Hackett’s second novel, Proof of Angels, centers on Sean Magee, a Los Angeles firefighter who is forever altered after a horrific fire nearly takes his life.   

The Twilight Sad with We Were Promised Jetpacks

Thursday • Bogart’s

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 22, 2014
The Scottish trio specialize in mood-altering music that ranges from hushed melancholia to swirling, rhythmically dynamic rave-ups.  

Burger Records Caravan of Stars with The Coathangers, together PANGEA, Cherry Glazerr, AJ Davila & Terror Amor and Mozes & the Firstborn

Saturday • Southgate House Revival

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Burger has released music at an alarming rate from bands like Cherry Glazerr, whose lo-fi Garage Pop is reminiscent of Rock & Roll’s unpretentious roots.