AnnaMaria Stephens

AnnaMaria Stephens


AnnaMaria Stephens belongs to CityBeat' s cadre of freelance writers. Freelancing, it turns out, does not involve lancing for free, which is news to the many boil-ridden people she's treated over the years. When not performing medical miracles, AnnaMaria writes about music, art, culture and boobs. Yes, boobs.

That Joanna Newsom has a sense of humor should come as no surprise. The harp-strumming singer-songwriter, who released her third album, Have One on Me, earlier this year, writes lines like “I killed my dinner with karate” and has been ro... more

Jul 28, 2010 12:00 AM Music Feature

Avant-soul singer Janelle Mone may stand a scant 5 feet tall, even with her sculptured pouf of a pompadour, but her spirit towers over most other earthlings. From her obsession with science fiction to her stratospheric musical ambitions, on... more

Jun 16, 2010 12:00 AM Music Feature

Greg Laswell's latest album, Take a Bow, approaches heartbreak from a distance more

Jun 8, 2010 12:00 AM Music Feature

The man behind Caribou just wants to get his feet wet more

May 18, 2010 12:00 AM Music Feature

After rejecting it for years, San Diego troubadour John Meeks finds solace in the sounds he grew up on more

May 18, 2010 12:00 AM Music Feature

Two brothers take a penchant for comics, coloring books and other childhood fascinations to new artistic heights more

Apr 27, 2010 12:00 AM Seen Local

Meet the artist who's channeling his love of geology, physics and even carpentry into bold, artistic statements more

Mar 23, 2010 12:00 AM Seen Local

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