Just when you thought how amazing it is that the original lineup of the Go-Go's is still together after 30-plus years, one of them goes and breaks a hip ... well, a wrist. Kathy Valentine will be temporarily replaced by local bass hero Abby Travis for this tour, but with Travis' experience with Beck ... More >>
Abby Travis, Tony Clifton, Alain Johannes
Better Than . . . going to the circus.
Abby Travis sure knows how to throw a party. She's seemingly ubiquitous as an in-demand bassist, backing everyone from Masters of Reality, KMFDM and Vanessa Paradis to Beck, Eagles of Death Meta ... More >>
Tonight at El Cid, David J and friends, billed as The David J Ensemble, will be performing "Bouquets, Wreaths and Laurels," a set of love songs, death songs and "one song of glory." The former member of Bauhaus and Love and Rockets describes the one-off event as "jazz-tinged punk rock cabaret ... More >>
THE LATEST NEW REVIEWS ARE EMBEDDED IN THE COMING WEEK'S COMPREHENSIVE THEATER LISTINGSNEW REVIEW THEATER PICK ST JOAN OF THE SLAUGHTERHOUSESPhoto by Vitor MartinsFor a lucid analysis of the malfunctioning global financial markets, one could do worse than Bertolt Brecht. And it's hard to imagine doi ... More >>
COMPREHENSIVE THEATER LISTINGSFor the latest NEW THEATER REVIEWS and an update from the Grotowski Festival in Wroclaw, Poland, press the Continue Reading tab at the bottom of this section. NEW REVIEW THEATER PICK COMING HOME Photo by Ed KriegerA sequel to his 1995 post apartheid play Valley Song, ... More >>
The latest NEW THEATER REVIEWS are embedded in this coming week's COMPREHENSIVE THEATER LISTINGSFor local productions scheduled to be reviewed this weekend, press the Continue Reading tab at the bottom of this section.PILGRIMAGELurching towards oblivion? Sculpture on Swidnicska Street, Wroclaw Po ... More >>
2008 is around the corner and you need a new calendar doncha? Forget about The Girls Next Door and check out this foxy bunch, all whom happen to be awesome vocalists, including some of my favorite local chanteuses (Abby Travis, Miss Derringer's Liz).
Meet these talented babes and hear them perf ... More >>