Entries by Trent Johnson

What’s On Tap: June 2017

All What’s On Tap listings are provided by the venues hosting them. Greetings, beer nerds! As you likely know, there are a number of fantastic establishments in the DMV where you can grab a pint, and their menus are always evolving and adapting to your tastes. If you’d rather avoid the guessing game, check out […]

Airøspace: An Earthbound Rapper Inspired by the Stars

The National Air and Space Museum feels like home to 25-year-old Anthony Alexander Mathison II. Today, he’s donning a black shirt and a backpack, and if you didn’t know better, you’d see a tourist; another passerby accompanying his travel companion, both peering down at various blocks of text to carefully read the information preserved by […]

Awesome Con Happenings

In case you’re not hung up on the Dragon Ball franchise like I am, rest assured that there are tons of other adventures to get into during the weekend of Awesome Con. Whether you’re cozying up at a panel or exploring the endless possibilities of society’s future, this local comic con on June 16-18 will […]

A Day in the Life Wolf Trap’s Sara Beesley

Ever wonder what it took to get that musician on that stage? It’s not as easy as choosing songs for a playlist; there’s no “drag and drop” to the concert business. Enter folks like Wolf Trap’s Sara Beesley, a lifelong fan of music who turned her passion into her profession, booking shows behind the scenes […]

What’s On Tap: May 2017

All What’s On Tap listings are provided by the venues hosting them. Greetings, beer nerds! As you likely know, there are a number of fantastic establishments in the DMV where you can grab a pint, and their menus are always evolving and adapting to your tastes. If you’d rather avoid the guessing game, check out […]

A Day in the Life with Cocktail Concocter Lukas B. Smith

Lukas B. Smith is a busy fella. The bright star on DC’s cocktail scene is simply in demand, with three posts at present: barman at rum distillery Cotton & Reed, beverage consultant at just-opened French restaurant Le DeSales and beverage codirector at Eighteenth Street Lounge’s new bar Addendum. And despite his stock rising exponentially in […]