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Press Pass with Here We Go Magic


There are two misconceptions about his music career that Luke Temple would like to clear up. The first is his past career painting murals in New York apartments.

Northern Virginia Art Beat


A Trio of Free-For-All Shows My Space on 7th (Now Closed), at Touchstone Gallery (2nd Floor, 406 7th Street, NW, Washington, D.C.) 1460 Wall Mountables at DCAC though August 31 (D.C. Arts Center, 2438 18th Street NW, Washington, D.C. Note: this is a second floor gallery space, with only a doorway on the ground level). […]

Press Pass with Band of Heathens

“Organic” is one polite term that could be used to describe the formation of the Austin-based Band of Heathens. “Accidental” is a more blunt, though perhaps more accurate label. Regardless of the adjective, when you listen to the country-rock collective, it’s apparent that any accident that brought songwriters Colin Brooks, Ed Jurdi and Gordy Quist […]

Northern Virginia Art Beat

'Spring Solos 2008' Through May 31 at Arlington Arts Center (3550 Wilson Blvd, Arlington). Gallery Hours: Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. For further information, call 703-248-6800, or see www.arlingtonartscenter.org.

Northern Virginia Art Beat

Through April 12 at the Ellipse Arts Center (4350 N Fairfax Dr., Suite 125, Arlington). Gallery Hours: Wednesday though Friday 11 a.m. – 7 p.m., and Saturday 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. 703-228-7710 or see www.arlingtonarts.org/ellipseartscenter.htm.

David Brooks: Road To Nowhere

The most impressive thing about Mitt Romney is his clarity of mind. When he set out to pursue is party's nomination, he studied the contours of the Republican coalition and molded himself to its forms.

Northern Virginia Art Beat

Jean Barrett Landscapes On display through the end of November at Stacy's Coffee Parlor (709 West Broad St., Falls Church). Normal business hours: Monday through Thursday 7:30 a.m. – 9 p.m., Friday and Saturday 7:30 a.m. –  10 p.m., Sunday 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. 703-538-6266. Opening reception this Friday, November 16, from 6 – […]

Northern Virginia Art Beat

Through Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Ellipse Art Center (4350 North Fairfax Dr., Suite 125, Arlington). 703 228-7710. Gallery Hours: Wednesday through Friday 11 a.m. – 7 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. www.arlingtonarts.org/ellipseartscenter.htm.

Northern Virginia Art Beat

The German are coming. The Germans are coming! Never mind … they're already here. 'Aachen to Arlington: Imaging the Distance' Through Sept. 22, at the Arlington Art Center (3550 Wilson Blvd., Arlington). Gallery Hours: Tuesday through Saturday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Call 703- 248-6800, or see www.arlingtonartscenter.org. Opening Reception: Friday, Sept. 7, 6 – […]

Press Pass: Dave Barnes

The album artwork for Dave Barnes’ latest release Chasing Mississippi, paints an interesting picture of the Nashville-based troubadour. Sure, there are the liner notes and the thank yous, but there is also a series of pictures depicting Barnes in a number of martial arts poses. On a tour poster, Barnes is seen performing a jump […]