Posts Tagged ‘Fiona Apple’

Fiona Apple, Cheech & Chong to Play Lincoln Theatre in October

I.M.P. has announced two more shows at the Lincoln Theatre, and the only thing they have in common is a certain illegal substance: Fiona Apple plays the theater with Blake Mills Oct. 25 and Oct. 26, and Cheech & Chong perform there Oct. 24.
The 9:30 Club and Merriweather Post Pavilion promoter recently took over the [...]

Photos: Fiona Apple @ Warner Theatre

I've always thought of Fiona Apple as the anti-Tori Amos, at least in terms of her voice—both deliver a torch song with ease, but Apple's delivery has always been less affected, more real. Last night at a sold-out Warner Theatre, Apple showed that her voice is as powerful as it was in 1996, the year of her [...]

Five Thoughts on Fiona Apple’s Fiery Performance at Sixth & I

Touring in support of her first new album in six years, quasi-recluse Fiona Apple visited the Sixth & I Historic Synagogue last night. The show came on the heels of rave reviews for her recent gigs at South by Southwest and New York City. There were claims that she's "in a zone" and had come [...]

ToDo ToDay: Sushi Food Porn!

Sukiyabashi Jiro is underground, nestled into the wall of a drab Tokyo subway station. The narrow sushi bar seats only 10. The bathroom is outside the restaurant, down the subway corridor. And yet, it is, with very little argument, home of the best raw fish on earth. David Gelb’s Jiro Dreams of Sushi is a loving [...]

Arts Roundup: Susan Eisenhower Edition

Susan Eisenhower says Frank Gehry's proposed Dwight D. Eisenhower memorial is communist, fascist, and gosh-darn disgraceful. [Post]
"One Life: Amelia Earhart," a year-long exhibit focusing on the legendary American pilot, will open at the Portrait Gallery June 29. [Post]
Wednesday's sold-out Fiona Apple concert has been postponed until March 28. [Sixth & I]
The Washingtonian's website gets a jazzy new [...]