Check out Captain America’s hep dissertation/Show Up! on Freddy Raygun and Little Kiss Records. Raygun releases his solo album, Love Songs from the Edge, tonight at Low Spirits (2823 Second Street NW). Listen to some of his tunes below. Low Spirits • Freddy Raygun album release • Bébé La La • Dead on Dom • Tony Comita • Thu Dec 20 • 9 pm • $5 • 21+ • lowspiritslive.com
Laurie Anderson’s shrunk her setup and grown her sound
By Marisa Demarco
Though "Dirtday!" was initially intended to be an instrumental work, lyrics started creeping in—then a narrative, then a flood of them. "It's a long shaggy dog of a story that goes between politics, economics, dreamscapes, theories, personal stories, and it's glued together by this weird violin."