Washington Life Magazine

Jimmy Webb’s Songs For Eternity

By Steve Houk    livingonmusic.com In researching the astonishing songwriting career of the legendary Jimmy Webb, one image kept cascading through my mind. My parents. You see it was Lynn and John Houk who got...

Dining & Dishing with Bethenny Frankel

 MetroCooking DC hosts a weekend of learning, tasting and shopping with artisan food purveyors and acclaimed chefs.  Crowds from near and far descended on the Walter E. Washington Convention Center for two days in...

Adrian Belew: Best Of Both Worlds

By Steve Houk  livingonmusic.com For a musical virtuoso and true groundbreaker like Adrian Belew, you’d think that sharing the studio and the stage throughout his illustrious career with legends like David Bowie, Frank Zappa, Talking Heads,...

The Dish: Move Over Restaurant Week

Resy and Capital One’s pilot program ‘Off Menu Week’ begins in D.C. April 8 – 14. In partnership with Capital One, the popular restaurant reservations app Resy is launching a special initiative in select...

My Washington: Alex Ovechkin

The 33-year-old hockey phenom best known by his peers and fans as “Ovi” or “The Great Eight” was picked up by the Washington Capitals as the first overall pick in the 2004 NHL draft....

Around Town: Cherry Blossoms Abound

The long-awaited peak bloom is here and to celebrate, we’ve compiled a list of our favorite cherry blossom-related activities in the District this season. **As of publication, all deals are live and tickets to...

Reviving The Music of a Legendary Concert

By Steve Houk   livingonmusic.com Among some other notable factoids, September 3, 1977 is considered by some to be the day the Grateful Dead proved to everyone that they were absolutely here to stay, drawing so many...