Christine Salem, controversial singer of banned slave songs, invited local chanteuse Janiece Jaffe to join her Lotus set for a musical meeting of spirits.
The 20th annual Lotus World Music & Arts Festival was one for the ages. Hear snippets of your favorite bands and see photos of all the excitement.
Olov Johansson of the Swedish band "Väsen" speaks about the trio's special connection to Bloomington, where they'll be performing this weekend at Lotus.
Leyla McCalla of the Carolina Chocolate Drops discusses her debut solo album that features songs she wrote to poems by Langston Hughes.
Khan, a master of the sarod - a lute-like stringed instrument from India - is the IU School of Global and International Studies' first Artist in Residence.
Orphans Midwest celebrates a motley assortment of ephemeral celluloid-- from old educational films to home movies and test reels.
Bloomington's Bleeding Heartland Roller Girls competed in playoffs this year for the first time in the group's 7-year history.
The Internet--and especially social media--have overhauled the way musicians make and market their music, not the mention the way we discover and consume it.
TAI sends researchers around Indiana to speak with area creative types -- from weavers and instrument makers to casket builders and hoop net makers.
“Comic book” is a pretty loose term in this room, where on one side, it's zombies and explosions, and on the other, an active reconstruction of the genre.