Meet Your Favorite Band You’ve Never Heard Before: The Black Lillies Play Two Nights at the Bijou This Week

I met Cruz Contreras last week to talk about the upcoming Black Lillies shows at the Bijou, this Saturday and Sunday nights (tickets here) and the twisting, turning – and mostly touring – road that has brought the band to this point in their careers. They are at once better known nationally and internationally than […]

Saturday Sounds: The Black Lillies (Plus Margo and the Pricetags)

Ah, lessons learned: I can’t go to a show, take several hundred photographs, sort through, select and edit the keepers and get it to you by early the next morning. So, here’s a little belated installment of Saturday Sounds. I missed Electric Darling because of other First Friday obligations, but since I’d photographed them last […]

Rhythm n’ Blooms 2014, Day Three

The final day of the festival was perfect in several ways. First, Urban Woman accompanied me and, honestly, we haven’t see each other so much lately, so that was nice. Additionally, friends surrounded us and that’s always good. The weather was just about perfect and, most importantly for my tired self, I didn’t have to […]