Among a certain set (see: a$$holes), poetry and jazz music have gotten bad raps. Claims of pretension, incoherence, and uncomfortable neckwear abound. That’s why POEMJAZZ is coming to save the day! Continue reading
Are there two more diametrically opposed artistic mediums than indie rock and theater? Probably not. One prides itself on its bone-bred indifference to all things big and flashy and the other successfully employs, well, the big and flashy.
If that’s the case, Cesar Alvarez didn’t get the memo. The Lisps’s frontman is getting set for the OBERON debut of Futurity,
a wild-ass musical detour into an alternate Civil War history backed by a live, indie folk soundtrack from The Lisps themselves.