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Band of Horses Gets Real

It’s not always the case that when you sit down to interview a musician you are immediately disarmed. And it’s definitely not always the case that you smile and laugh later when you listen to the transcript, and then again when you read it over while writing the piece. What I mean is, you aren’t […]

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Music Picks: December 2016

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The 25-year-old Laurel, Md.-based DJ and producer “zacheser”…
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Tigers Are Bad For Horses: Native DC Band Seeks to Redefine Musical Comfort Zone

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Music Picks: November 2016

Music Picks: Local Edition November 2016

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All Things Go: The Return of the Fall Classic Festival

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Harry Hotter on Freedom, Fatherhood and Funky Beats

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Dec
10
Sat
10:00 pm Emancipator @ U Street Music Hall
Emancipator @ U Street Music Hall
Dec 10 @ 10:00 pm
Emancipator @ U Street Music Hall
This Saturday 12/10, ambient/atmospheric music pioneer Emancipator is coming to U Street Music Hall in Washington DC for a stop on his first-everLoci Records Showcase Tour. Joining Emancipator on tour are Loci Records signee/starlets Tor, Edamame, & Lapa. It’s worth noting that the Portland native is also celebrating the 10-year[...]
Dec
12
Mon
7:30 pm Hot 99.5 Jingle Ball @ Verizon Center
Hot 99.5 Jingle Ball @ Verizon Center
Dec 12 @ 7:30 pm
Hot 99.5 Jingle Ball @ Verizon Center
HOT 99.5’s on-air personalities, Kane, Toby Knapp and Elizabethany, officially announced the all-star performers for HOT 99.5’s Jingle Ball 2016 which will include: Meghan Trainor, The Chainsmokers, G-Eazy, Fifth Harmony, Diplo, Ellie Goulding, DNCE, Alessia[...]
Dec
21
Wed
6:00 pm LLF presents The 9 Holiday Spect... @ The Kennedy Center
LLF presents The 9 Holiday Spect... @ The Kennedy Center
Dec 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
LLF presents The 9 Holiday Spectacular @ The Kennedy Center | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
This is the 5th year that Listen Local First has teamed up with The 9 Songwriter series for the Holiday Spectacular. The evening will feature 9 local musicians collaborating and performing holiday favorites for everyone[...]
Apr
8
Sat
7:30 pm deadmau5 @ Merriweather Post Pavilion
deadmau5 @ Merriweather Post Pavilion
Apr 8 @ 7:30 pm
deadmau5 @ Merriweather Post Pavilion
On the “LOTS OF SHOWS IN A ROW TOUR,” look for deadmau5 (Joel Zimmerman) to return to major venues across North America with Cube 2.1, where he will perform multiple nights in some markets, mirroring his record-breaking tours in 2011[...]