Film festival critics have been ecstatic, so don't miss this one. Audience members were spread out on beds and it was timed so that the final movement occurred at dawn. Todd Snider, Ramblin' Jack Elliott Trapped in that between-rock-and-a-country place that hobbled Lucinda Williams for so long, Todd Snider is the best American songwriter you've maybe never heard of.
Cinderella If you think opera is all bombast and tragic onstage death, the music of Gioachino Rossini will reveal the genre's capacity for outright bubbliness. Singolo successivo Carry Out. Ta-Nehisi Coates All journalists secretly want to be novelists.
Expect them to flesh out and tastefully update the originals' swampy splendor. King Remembered In Time—rap loves acronyms puts on proudly for his native Mississippi. She'll be joined by London alt-pop group Flyte.
Earshot Jazz Festival Earshot Jazz Festival, an annual month-long examination and celebration of the art form, includes over 50 concerts featuring acts both local and inter national, old and young. Get your ass to the show, buy a T-shirt, and suck it all up like the frothy capitalist you are.
The lineup includes beloved anti-folk artist Kimya Dawson, Summer Cannibals who "fucking rule" and "play with the punishing urgency of young Superchunk," according to Sean Nelsonactivist and spoken-word poet Nikkita Oliver, and other special guests.
Kishi Bashi The fourth and latest album from Kaoru Ishibashi aka Kishi Bashi is bright, poignant, heartfelt, and infused with a sense of hope, even during its more melancholic moments. Stereolab is regarded as one of the most important bands of the '90s because Tim Gane its prolific leader is a master of innovation and experimentation, and simultaneously a mad perfectionist.
The arts will see us through to our last days on earth. His essay about going to see a Bruce Springsteen show after visiting Michael Brown's plaque is a must-read, too.