Posts Tagged ‘Girls’

Author Claire Vaye Watkins on Girls, 36 Questions to Fall in Love, and Writing an Abortion Story

"I wanted to echo of my own experience of having an abortion, which was that it was not the worst thing that ever happened to me, but not easy, either."

Meet Two Local Cartoonists: A Chat with the Luna Brothers

Joshua and Jonathan Luna, aka the Luna Brothers, are successful comic book creators who since 2004 have made three comic book series with Image Comics. By generally working on its own material, the pair has perhaps maintained a lower profile than other comic book creators—at least until their works are optioned for television or movies, [...]

New Arrivals @ Som Records

Som Records is worth the hunt for parking along 14th Street NW. Just got the store's latest e-mail of new arrivals and it's fairly packed. The store has got solid new releases from Real Estate, Broadcast, Cold Cave, Girls, Kings of Convenience, Circuit Rider (reissue),  Jay Farrar, Odissee, Chain and the Gang, The Clientele, Felix, [...]

Stick With The ‘Rubbish': Los Campesinos!/Girls @ 9:30 Club

Your sacred cows mean nothing.
That, at least briefly, was the message of Los Campesinos! last night at a packed 9:30 Club. "I never cared about Ian MacKaye," sputtered Gareth Campesinos!, the Cardiff, Wales-based group's frontman, in "The International Tweexcore Underground," surely aware of the lyric's particular application. Not that the audience — whose average age [...]

Leak Proof: Wale, Girls, Jonsi & Alex, Air

Wale: "Pretty Girls"
Wale reps DC, his hometown, hard in this song, which is rumored to be drawn from his upcoming debut full-length Attention:Deficit. "Come to DC and I can make you a believer," he raps over a slow and funky hook. But Wale's forgetting that DC, well NW at least, has long been characterized as [...]