Category: Arts & Culture

Sounds from outside

By Zach Hagadone
Reader Staff

Summer is typically tour season for traveling bands, and a handful of out-of-towners are swinging through the 219 Lounge in the days immediately before the …

Finding power in story

By Lyndsie Kiebert
Reader Staff

Few things empower a person like being given the tools and confidence to tell their story.

The Johnson-O’Malley film program strives to do just that …

The artists in repose

By Lyndsie Kiebert
Reader Staff

Edward Kienholz has been waiting 25 years for his driver.

The world-renowned artist was buried in his 1940 Packard Coupe on Howe Mountain in Hope …

The write stuff

By Zach Hagadone
Reader Staff

There’s a myth about writers, silently toiling in solitude to turn out a perfect page of prose. There’s truth to it — writing can be …

The roaring now

By Lyndsie Kiebert
Reader Staff

Most people would place classic swing tunes a good distance from electronic beats on the musical genre spectrum.

Not Carey Rayburn.

The classically trained trumpeter …

Brothers in harps

By Lyndsie Kiebert
Reader Staff

The Tonedevil Brothers — David and Anthony Powell — don’t just play their instruments. In a lot of cases, they’ve been familiar with their guitar’s …

Island time

By Zach Hagadone
Reader Staff

Like any good obsession, Charity Luthy’s affinity for mid-century art and aesthetics started randomly and quickly grew out of all proportion.

“I got really into …

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