Author Archives: Ashlie Stevens
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“Drum beats, blasting vocals and shredding guitars rhythmically permeated the hallways of Lincoln Elementary Performing Arts School. Jinxed to Death was preparing Sunday for its first performance. The five band members—all girls under 14—have only known each other for two days and were still in the midst of polishing song lyrics, a combination of wailing […]
“We live in a world where secondhand tragedy blinks and flashes and flickers. It’s found in newsfeeds, on small screens, in 140 characters or less. And we scroll — dragging our pointer fingers slowly over the carnage and anguish — and then glance up, nonplussed, and ask for the remote to change the channel from ISIS coverage on MSNBC. […]
It’s Friday, and I’m sure you have places to go and things to see– like planning for the Portland Art and Heritage Festival or attending the Louisville Outskirts Festival– so I’ll keep this short. My two arts pieces for WFPL today included: Portland, a Working-Class Louisville Neighborhood, Meets Its New Arts Community Louisville’s Outskirts Festival Celebrating Women’s […]