Posts Tagged ‘Crafty Bastards’

ToDo ToDay: The 25 Project, Titus Andronicus, and Crafty Bastards

Brandon Hill and Peter Chang didn’t start their buzzed-about art and lifestyle company No Kings Collective at the District of Columbia Arts Center (DCAC), but they did get their start there. To help celebrate the upcoming 25th anniversary of DCAC, No Kings Collective has organized The 25 Project. The two-day exhibition features 25 D.C. artists, [...]

Arts Roundup: Fraught With Peril Edition

In this video taped 40 years ago in Baltimore, who is the guy getting chewed out by famous Led Zeppelin manager Peter Grant? [Baltimore or Less]
Crafty Bastards is now a mere one day shorter than Bonnaroo. [City Desk]
D.C. has a new bear anthem. [Hometown Sounds via Pink Line Project]
ICYMI: The always charming columnist Cindy Adams, speaking [...]

ToDo ToDay: The Fresh & Onlys! Winter Pie! Submerge!

San Francisco-based band The Fresh & Onlys is among the standard-bearers of the psych-garage sound currently associated with that city. Less in-your-face than other members of the Bay City cohort, the band’s tunes are simple, layered, and bouncy—think ’60s pop and love songs dripping with desperation.
The Fresh & Onlys perform with Quilt and Shark Week [...]

Arts Roundup: Crafty Bastards Edition

Crafty Bastards, the annual craft festival sponsored by City Paper, is leaving Adams Morgan. [Prince of Petworth]
Save the Corcoran Coalition sends a 3,200-signature petition to Corcoran President Fred Bollerer and board Chairman Harry F. Hopper III. [Post]
MLK Library celebrates its 40th anniversary today. [DCist]
Drive-in movie theaters are mostly disappearing, but the larger D.C. area still has [...]

A Master’s in Etsy?

The Maryland Institute College of Art—Baltimore's venerable ahhhrt schoool and my wife's alma mater—is now offering a master's degree in "Professional Studies in the Business of Art and Design." Sounds like it could apply to a lot of things, right? No. It's essentially for supremely arty/crafty people who want to build [...]

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