Posts Tagged ‘bearshark’

One Track Mind: Bearshark’s “Canyonlands”

Standout Track: No. 5, “Canyonlands,” the title track from Bearshark's gorgeous instrumental EP that dropped late last month. A post-rock epic that cycles through multiple melodic themes over the course of its seven spacey minutes, the magisterial “Canyonlands” would fit right in one either of Talk Talk’s final two albums.
Musical Motivation: “Canyonlands” is a reference [...]

ToDo ToDay: The Last Days of Judas Iscariot, Sharel Cassity, and Local Limoncello

“Only God can judge me,” 2Pac boasted on the track of the same name. For Judas Iscariot in Forum Theatre’s latest production, that’s unfortunately not the case. In the darkly comic play The Last Days of Judas Iscariot, a selection of jurors gathers somewhere between heaven and hell to decide the fate of Jesus’ betrayer. Was [...]

ToDo ToDay: Dean Wareham, El Gran Combo, and Range’s New Happy Hour

“She will never be all mine, she says my songs are sad,” sings Dean Wareham on the assaultive and motorik “I Can Only Give My All,” one of the best, most surprising numbers on the former Galaxie 500 and Luna singer’s new album. Whoever she is, she’d probably snooze through the first half of Dean Wareham, [...]

ToDo ToDay: Noël Coward at the Phillips Collection and Bach at Fort Reno

If you like theater but only have so much tolerance for the close quarters of the Capital Fringe Festival, take a night off and catch a show in the rarefied environs of the Phillips Collection instead. In conjunction with the exhibit "Georges Braque and the Cubist Still Life," the museum presents a staged reading of [...]