Posts Tagged ‘Marc Houle’

ToDo ToDay: Anoushka Shankar, Jorge Ben Jor, and GWAR

Sitarist Anoushka Shankar’s first two albums owe a debt to her father, Ravi: Ten of the albums’ 11 pieces were adapted by her dad from classical Indian ragas. Anoushka’s third album, 2005’s Rise, incorporated genres from around the world, from electronica to jazz, just as her father’s sitar sounds were absorbed by The Beatles. Anoushka still [...]

Soul, House and Techno Old-school Style this Weekend

It has been a busy week in DC on the guest dj front. On Wednesday, Geologist from Animal Collective was spinning tunes at Saint Ex while on Thursday, Berlin-based minimalist techno DJ Marc Houle was at Muse Lounge. In addition to Friday’s Red Lounge event highlighted earlier, this weekend brings three more impressive wheels [...]