WASHINGTON — Lenny and Squiggy were nowhere in sight.
‘Kinetic Image’ Through February 24 at Target Gallery in the Torpedo Factory Art Center (105 North Union St., Alexandria). Gallery hours: Noon – 5 p.m., Wednesday through Sunday. 703-838-4565×4, or see www.torpedofactory.org.
There’s a growing, if idealistic, sentiment these days that unsigned, independent musicians are bridging the gap between their major label-backed peers. The belief is that Internet innovations and digital have leveled the playing field for financially constrained Indie bands, pushing labels to the margins of relevancy. Then you listen to […]
Last week there was the widespread revulsion at the Clintons’ toxic attempts to ghettoize Barack Obama. In private and occasionally in public, leading Democrats lost patience with the hyperpartisan style of politics — the distortion of facts, the demonizing of foes, the secret admiration for brass-knuckle brawling and the ever-present […]
For 10 years it was always full speed ahead. Virginia Coalition would step on stage and slam down the pedal. They’d drop the hammer with the drum beat and away they went, accelerating into yet another of their acclaimed live acts, going off with go-go and aflame with funk.
Around the holidays some people cozy up a little closer to their religion, making Christmas Eve the one day a year they actually attend services. Others, such as Jewish comedian Sean Altman, spend the night before Christmas on stage at Jammin’ Java tweaking Jesus for being short.
If you had to describe Austin singer-songwriter Bob Schneider with just one word, it would not be “subtle.”
WASHINGTON — Condi doesn’t want to be Iraq.
“Americans’ Economic Pessimism Reaches Record High.” That’s the headline on a recent Gallup report, which shows a nation deeply unhappy with the state of the economy. Right now, “27% of Americans rate current economic conditions as either ‘excellent’ or ‘good,’ while 44% say they are ‘only fair’ and 28% say […]
There’s something about White Rabbits that demands a treatise on the very nature of rock and roll.