Category: Lifestyles

The Timeless Existence of Tony Bennett

In the past ten or so years, Tony Bennett has sold over ten million records. Yes, that Tony Bennett. And yes, ten million records. By Steve Houk   livingonmusic.com Now considering this happened while he was in his...

The Mavericks: 30 Years In The Melting Pot

By Steve Houk   livingonmusic.com The first thing The Mavericks‘ co-founder and drummer Paul Deakin told me when we hooked up to discuss the band’s 30th anniversary of making music was that he and his band had just...

The Boys Are Back in Town

Dapper Washingtonians show off their enviable street style.  PHOTOGRAPHY: Michael Rivero | @mikeriverodc MODELS: Romin Andy Shahpouri, Umar Kahn, Denis Carvajal, Adam Mirza, Daniel Kain and Emmanuel Egolum EDITORIAL DIRECTION: Catherine Trifiletti and Isoke...

Up, Up and Away

Head up the Cheyenne Mountain in Colorado Springs to The Broadmoor’s Cloud Camp for a rustic and romantic retreat.  There’s going on vacation and then there’s truly getting away. The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs...

Jon Batiste: The Show Never Stops

The acclaimed singer, composer, multi-instrumentalist, and leader of Stay Human, the house band of ‘The Late Show’ with Stephen Colbert, hits the perfect tune for DC JazzFest.  Night in and night out, Jon Batiste...

All About Herbie

Over the jazz legend’s stunning 60-year career, there’s just one thing that might still be daunting.  Amid the surfeit of summer concerts around the DMV, no one can surpass the legendary status of Herbie...

Gettin’ Kicky, Music City

Size up Nashville’s trendy Art Deco hotels, burgeoning culinary scene, slick retail shops and creative music spaces.  Harmonies, beats and string-accompanied lyrics buzz all around Nashville – from bluegrass, country and folk to rock,...

No Wrong Way To Rosé

The pink wine made a literal splash in glasses across the country (and world) a few years back and the drinking trend has shown no sign of slowing down. A 360 EXPERIENCE Whaley’s Rosé Garden...

Street Funk

An open mic and U Street dive bar grad, Reesa Renee cheers on the noise in the city she loves.   Reesa Renee describes her sound and her style as “funky” and “eclectic,” then...