Alice Ripley Lets It Rip

It’s been two-plus years since Alice Ripley electrified Broadway with her staggeringly brilliant and brave performance as a mother suffering from bipolar disorder in the Pulitzer Prize-winning musical Next to Normal. Clearly, the show and playing that character have been hard to shake. At an A-Sides session in a Music Therapy Institute practice studio (within ..

Twin Atlantic Get “Free” and JB Baretsky Serves “Life”

Twin Atlantic have more in common with Lethal Weapon actor Danny Glover than you might think. The Scottish rockers told me in an A-Sides interview earlier this week that they’re getting — to paraphrase — too old for this “expletive” when it comes to rocking out all the time. Yep, sometimes all the Glasgow quartet ..