Category Archives: Indie
In love with ‘the culture and energy’ of house concerts: A balm for the anxiety of a terrifying era?
My band, Voluptuous Panic, played a gig at the 2014 Lamp Light Music Festival in Grand Rapids. Here are some of my reflections as a performer and audience member. Read more at Local Spins…
House Concert Nirvana: Lamp Light Music Festival aims to hit stride with inspiring, empowering small shows
There’s a small-but-growing movement toward house shows — small, cozy concerts staged in living rooms and basements, lightly promoted and accessible mostly to people already in the know. Grand Rapids’ Lamp Light Music Festival gives a wider audience the chance … Continue reading