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Ahead of his National Sawdust show Nov. 16, Matthew Dear chats with Justin Joffe about embracing his inner oddball, staying up with the dance community after becoming a dad, and talking to strangers on airplanes.
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Watch the exclusive premiere of the first video from a forthcoming album by Padma Newsome (Clogs, The National), and learn about a new community get-together series hosted by New Amsterdam Records.
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Included in this week's tally of memorable things Log editor Steve Smith has stuck in his ears are recordings featuring Takehisa Kosugi, Félicia Atkinson & Jefre Cantu-Ledesma, Dave Douglas, and Dutch ReBelle.
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It is impossible for an experimental opera to be unsuccessful, Brin Solomon asserts, but an evening of new works presented by Experiments in Opera at the Flea Theater still yielded uneven results.