Neko Case at The Bing, Get Lit! gets started and young artist showcase in Spokane
on Mon, Apr 20, 2015 at 10:04 AM
A new week means new opportunities to explore the Inland Northwest, and we have options for you in our events listings and Staff Picks to do just that.
Here are some highlights for Monday, April 20:
LIVE BANDS | If you don't have your tickets yet for Neko Case, you're just being ridiculous. Not only is she one of the best singers and songwriters going these days; she's also hilarious with the on-stage banter, making even the breaks between songs a treat. Read our preview of the show, full of her humor, then get it together and head to the Bing tonight. Here's a bit of Case's music:
WORDS/VISUAL ARTS | The Get Lit! Festival gets off and running today, and Monday night you can join a group of strolling literature fans in checking out two amazing window-dressing masterpieces, along with readings from Sharma Shields (from her debut novel The Sasquatch Hunter's Almanac) and Luke Baumgarten reading from Ben Pearcy's The Dead Lands. Read our story about the artistry that went into the two windows here.
VISUAL ARTS | The Gonzaga Senior Art Exhibition opened over the weekend, so head to the Jundt Art Museum on campus to glimpse some great work from young artists.
Dan Nailen is the managing editor of the Inlander, where he oversees coverage of arts and culture. He's previously written and edited for The Salt Lake Tribune, Salt Lake City Weekly, Missoula Independent, Salt Lake Magazine, The Oregonian and KUER-FM. He grew up seeing the country in an Air Force family and studied...