More to Watch On October 27, American-Chilean pop goddess Marilyn Hucek released her latest single, “Internet Romance,” which chronicles the chilling tale of a close family member’s online dating scare. When something feels too good to be true, most likely, it is. Hucek’s song serves as a timely reminder of the importance of trusting your […]
More to Watch By Cynthia Gross On Tuesday, April 12, at 7:30 p.m., acclaimed world music collective Chalaban will deliver a one-of-a-kind performance at the Creative Alliance in Baltimore, Maryland. Tickets start at $23 and can be purchased here. Founded in Budapest, Hungary in 1999 and fronted by Moroccan musician Saïd Tichiti, of Berber origin […]
BRASSIE is loath to be pigeonholed into one specific genre or another. Her sound is perhaps reminiscent of the singer-songwriter mode familiar from the likes of Alanis Morissette, but the artist herself insists that her musical influences and DNA are difficult to pin down. She takes inspiration wherever it comes, even from a documentary, noting “I feel like I’m influenced by everything I’ve ever heard.” Join contributing writer Eric Althoff as he sits down with BRASSIE to discuss her viral single, recent Wammie Award nominations, and upcoming shows.
Yasmin Williams is an acoustic guitar maven from Northern Virginia. Her music is a little classical and a little folk but fully and authentically Yasmin. Listening to Yasmin is an experience. She uses the whole range of sounds offered by the acoustic guitar and seamlessly moves from what sounds like a meditative chant to much more percussive element. And don’t forget her brilliant use of harmonics. Join contributing writer Kimberly Shires as she goes behind the scenes with this legend in the making who continues to inspire many.