Zakir Hussain is a tabla virtuoso who has defied genres by collaborating with the world's best musicians like YoYo Ma, Van Morrison, Anoushka Shankar, and George Harrison. He has become one of India's most prized ambassadors and is known for unbelievable rhythms and uncanny improvisations. Zakir leads an assemble of the best Indian classical musicians and the Meitei Pung Cholom Performing Troupe for an evening of cultural wonderment and masterful artistry. 7:30pm. $10-$48. Hill Auditorium, 825 N. University. 734-763-8587. www.ums.org
July 9, 2018
Boom for real was a catchphrase Basquiat said when something really wowed him. It’s impossible to believe that anyone seeing this film won’t walk away feeling inspired; the film is a boom, for real.