Posts Tagged ‘The Muffins’

This Week in WCP Arts: Fall Arts Guide, Dennis Sobin, The Muffins

There are just way too many reasons you should pick up this week's Washington City Paper. Chiefly! Fall Arts Guide! Yesterday we highlighted our critics' picks from the 72-page guide; tomorrow we'll have our bad-ass fall listings online. Pick up a copy! Keep it in your laptop case!
On the cover! Will Sommer profiles the incomparable [...]

Avant-Gored: The Ballad of The Muffins and D.C.’s Experimental Scene, Before and After Punk Killed Them

The Muffins in Rockville in 1979
It’s a somewhat ludicrous thing to say about an event that spotlights so many alienating artists, but in its 10th year, the Sonic Circuits Festival of Experimental Music feels, well, kind of big.
This year there are veteran prog and avant-rock draws, like Magma and Univers Zero, and the noise and [...]