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Get to know D.C.’s garage-rock scene. [Bandwidth]

ICYMI: Most D.C. critics initially weren’t invited to review the movie Noah, until we made some calls. [Arts Desk]

…and it looks like Paramount is now allowing previously shut-out critics in other parts of the country to see Noah, too. Victory! [Criticwire]

Once-ailing effort to build a women’s history museum on the Mall gains new life. [New York Times]

Why the Washington National Opera’s Christoph Eschenbach is keeping his job. [Arts Desk]