Your Secret Celtic Heart
Let Galician musician Carlos Núñez uncover it
Carlos Núñez’ mission is to share the lilting, fluid music of Galicia and other Celtic traditions, and he’s been working on it since he first picked up a gaita 35 years ago.
Deliciousness with your art, a smutty local gallery reopens and a local poet hates coconut margaritas in this week’s Culture Shock.
(Almost) Never Buy Beforehand
“Frugal Fan” Motez Bishara shares his tips for enjoying the best NBA seats at the best deal possible.
Double Negative, Ivan Vladislavic’s fourth novel, accounts for chunks of time in the life of Neville Lister, an anti-war, anti-apartheid, consummate college dropout living with his parents in '80s Johannesburg.
Image courtesy of Finding Neverland the Musical
The incredible story behind one of the world's most beloved characters, Peter Pan.
In the Blood
A contemporary urban satire inspired by Nathaniel Hawthorne’s The Scarlet Letter.
Image courtesy of the City of Albuquerque
Winter Solstice Seed Mandala
An annual community art-making event to celebrate the coming of the winter season. Gather for the creation of a mandala using different kinds of grains and seeds to feed migratory songbirds.
Photo courtesy of the artist
Blind Boys of Alabama
Hear gospel classics, Christmas tunes and other gems from a 70-plus-year career.