Posts Tagged ‘August 2016’


12 Designers to Watch for on the Birmingham Fashion Week Runway

Monday, August 1st, 2016

Get a sneak peek of the local and national designers who will take the runway Aug. 25-27 at Boutwell Auditorium for Birmingham Fashion Week.

Unforgettable: Rocker Chris Hendrix

Monday, August 1st, 2016

Chris Hendrix is a boundary pusher, an experimenter. Over 27 years, he took ’80s hardcore punk music in his band Gross National Product to weirder and more intricate levels.

Josh Eats: The Heavenly Donut Co.

Monday, August 1st, 2016

Heavenly Donut’s maple bacon donut and apple fritter will tickle your taste buds.

Original Jazz: Gary Wheat

Monday, August 1st, 2016

In Gary Wheat’s jazz, you can hear strains not just of Lester Young, Duke Ellington, and Woody Shaw, but also of Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Arnold Schoenberg, and Prince.

Ocean’s Butter Poached Lobster Melts in Your Mouth

Monday, August 1st, 2016

Ocean recently completed a lovely remodel of the restaurant, but one thing that has not changed is its wide net of fresh seafood cooked to perfection.

11 Artists & Promoters Lighting a Fire to Birmingham’s Music Scene

Monday, August 1st, 2016

Up-and-coming soul, textured instrumental, jazz, rock, and hip-hop artists share the why behind their music—and where you can listen to it yourself.

5 Reasons Not to Miss This Year’s Sidewalk Film Festival

Monday, August 1st, 2016

More than 250 films, 10 venues, 10 panels and workshops, 9 parties and receptions are all taking over one theater district. Get your popcorn and meet us there Aug. 26-28.

One on One: Kristen Hall and Sarah Mason

Monday, August 1st, 2016

Hall and Mason believe that the Birmingham community deserves the best when it comes to two essential ingredients for a memorable experience: music and food.

One Big Potluck: The Audiovore Lee Shook

Monday, August 1st, 2016

As you might guess, The Audiovore (also known as Lee Shook) consumes a lot of music. “I used to like to say it’s music for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and all meals in between, but now I just think of it as one big potluck,” he says.

Bearded Brotherhood: The Roosevelts

Monday, August 1st, 2016

Jason Kloess and James Mason travel the road together singing of love found and love lost as “brothers in song—not blood, though maybe beards.”

Our Holy Grail

Monday, August 1st, 2016

Of course my Instagrammer wife wanted a suitable announcement strategy for our pregnancy.