Live Music

The oddly compelling Miss Massive Snowflake led by Shane de Leon makes a stop at the Blue Moon Diner to lift us out of 
our post-holiday doldrums on Monday, January 5. Publicity photo.

ARTS Pick: Miss Massive Snowflake

When the weather outside gets frightful, you might not be eager to curl up in front of a band called Miss Massive Snowflake, but Shane de Leon’s witty contemporary pop tunes of love, family and loss of trust make for some truly heartwarming, emotive storytelling. With quirky simplicity and moody, sometimes psychedelic lyrics, the Portland, […]

Thomas Dean will take a night off from gigging with his band New Boss to impersonate David Bowie at the 
Jefferson on Saturday. Publicity photo.

ARTS Pick: Bowie, Bolan and Blondie

Time warp your way back to the 1970s and the golden age of glam rock with Bowie, Bolan and Blondie, a triple tribute featuring all local bands. The multi-talented Thomas Dean (left) leads The Jean Jeanies through David Bowie’s expansive, psychedelic discography; Harrisonburg-formed septet P. Dactyl revives the classic hits of T. Rex; and Sunday […]