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‘This Year in Lebowski Studies’, Michael Weiss, The Ladyquakes!

This week on Artworks, "The Year's Work in Lebowski Studies", Jazz pianist Michael Weiss, and the all-female band The Ladyquakes!

This week on Artworks,

Josephine McRobbie speaks with a local English professor who uses the films of the Cohen brothers to teach abstract theory to his undergrads. She attended his book release, complete with a band playing the soundtrack to “The Big Lebowski” and serving White Russians.

Also on the program,

Artworks contributor David Brent Johnson sits down with jazz icon, and co-founder of the Bloomington Jazz Fables series, Michael Weiss about the ins and outs of his student life at IU back in the 70s.

And we’ll wrap up with another group of local musicians creating a buzz on the Bloomington music scene, The Ladyquakes!

Stories On This Episode

Trio Settecento Returns with ‘A German Bouquet’

We did feel that the repertoire itself called for different instruments and so we did a lot of experiments.

The Ladyquakes! No Limits on the Bloomington Music Scene

Their fans love them. Their live shows are raucous events. Their new album is creating a buzz. And oh yeah... they're all girls. The Ladyquakes!

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