After all the attention we received from our first Noche Colombiana, the Latin Lab decided to dive again into the world of Colombian music and cultura!
The “King of Cool” will be on the silver screen rather soon. Don Cheedle is set to play Miles Davis and direct in the new biopic Miles Ahead. The film covers Miles’ transition back into music after a 5 year hiatus in 1975. This musical period included very psychedelic and experimental works, just take a listen to the albums “Dark Magus” or “The Complete On The Corner Sessions”. Cheedle has tried to get a Miles Davis film underway for many years, and we wish him the best with his new endeavor. Miles Ahead is said to hit theaters sometime in late 2014.
Similar to First Fridays in Kansas City, Final Fridays in Lawrence is a public artwalk that happens on the last Friday of every month. Final Fridays are free(!), open to the public, and go from 5 pm to 9 pm. These artwalks span over 30 locations in Downtown Lawrence and happen all year long! Final Fridays began in 2010 through a coalition of the Lawrence Arts Center, Downtown Lawrence Inc., The Lawrence Cultural Arts Commission, as well as local artists and business owners. This coalition was created to showcase local artists and create an organized event for the public to enjoy art. Lawrence has one of the highest percentages of working artists in the country,…
Hiss Golden Messenger – Lateness of Dancers
The Budos Band – Burnt Offering
A review of Borgore’s show at The Granada.
MVE has some new grime and eco jams for you!
Noche Colombiana! Mira!
That’s right. After a brief absence, the program is back!
Bahamas and Basia Bulat impress!