Diplomacy Grows on Trees

San Francisco’s Cherry Blossom Festival is one of Northern California’s pre-eminent Asian American traditions. It sees more than 200,000 people flock to Japantown each…

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Lights Down Low: Show Preview

Washington, D.C., might not be the first place that comes to mind when dance music is mentioned. Yet in just two short years, D.C.-based…

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Art that Outruns Mere Horses

When you hear the name Eadweard Muybridge, the first thing that probably comes to mind is horses. Because he's known for that – getting…

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Capitol MC

In the space of 61.4 square miles, Washington, D.C. produces plenty of national legislation, but few nationally acclaimed music acts. One rare recent exception…

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Do A Little Dance

Dennis Banks, Native American superhero, plays the theme song to an upcoming documentary film at “Dance for Mother Earth,” a concert and dance performance….

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And That's Big

If born in another time not all that long ago, Dead Prez might have been Eldridge Cleaver's in-house band. Instead, the New York rap…

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