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On Tap Writers Joyelle Ronan and Destinee Harper with Fitz and the Tantrums // Photo: Joyelle Ronan

Fitz and the Tantrum’s Noelle Scaggs Talks New Album, Political Lyrics and DC

Fitz and the Tantrums has been bringing their unique sound to pop music for more than 10 years now. On November 7, Fitz and the Tantrums performed a private concert for Hilton Honors members at The Conrad Hotel in DC. Mark Weinstein, Hilton Senior Vice President & Global Head of Customer Engagement, Loyalty and Partnerships, […]

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Between the Riffs: Catching Up With Jazz Musician Jason Moran

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Fresh AIR: Up-and-Coming Artists Bring Cross-Genre Sounds to Strathmore

November 20 marks the debut of six budding DC area musicians…

Atlas Brew Works: DC's Long-Needed Metal Venue

DC is home to some of the best concert venues in the country,…

Ladygod Reclaims Loserdom and Forges Own Path Through Rock 'n' Roll

In the hour-and-a half I sit with local rock ‘n’ rollers…

A Curated Conversation: Three Voices of The DC Music Scene

It’s no secret that DC’s music scene is growing, putting…

Behind the Scenes with Local Industry Insiders

It takes tons of people to galvanize and make music happen, both…

Deep Cuts: New Documentary Delves into DC’s Punk History

You always hear how difficult touring is for bands. I’m not…

15 Local Acts You Need to Know

Looking to hyper-localize your playlist? The talented members…

Halloween Celebration brings HellBENT Parties Full Circle

BENT’s LGBTQ dance parties have been connecting people and…
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Concerts & Festivals

Nov
22
Fri
5:30 pm Jokes & Jazz @ Pepco Edison Place Gallery
Jokes & Jazz @ Pepco Edison Place Gallery
Nov 22 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Jokes & Jazz @ Pepco Edison Place Gallery
Enjoy a night of hilarious stand-up comedy by national comedians and exceptional live entertainment. Proceeds support CTE Vision Foundation, Inc., which provides unique mentoring, educational, professional development and performance opportunities to exceptionally talented young people[...]
6:00 pm Free Folger Friday: Mozart vs. S... @ Folger Shakespeare Library
Free Folger Friday: Mozart vs. S... @ Folger Shakespeare Library
Nov 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Free Folger Friday: Mozart vs. Salieri @ Folger Shakespeare Library
Classical WETA’s James Jacobs explores the history of the “Mozart vs. Salieri” myth, providing historical context for the action of Peter Shaffer’s play. While these composers did and wrote much to create this historical fantasy,[...]
9:00 pm Take Me Out: 2000s Dance Party @ Black Cat
Take Me Out: 2000s Dance Party @ Black Cat
Nov 22 @ 9:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Take Me Out: 2000s Dance Party @ Black Cat
Come dance and party to the perfect 2000s to early 2010s indie dance soundtrack. Dance to Arctic Monkeys, Neon Trees, Modest Mouse, The Killers and more. 9 p.m. – 2:30 a.m. Tickets $10-$12. Black Cat:[...]
Nov
23
Sat
8:00 pm Beaujolais and Beyond Celebratio... @ Beaujolais and Beyond Celebration 2019
Beaujolais and Beyond Celebratio... @ Beaujolais and Beyond Celebration 2019
Nov 23 @ 8:00 pm – 11:59 pm
Beaujolais and Beyond Celebration 2019 @ Beaujolais and Beyond Celebration 2019
Join the French-American Chamber of Commerce for a joyous and lively evening featuring a French- American DJ battle, French buffet prepared by leading DC restaurants, French food and an open bar. The night will continue[...]
Nov
24
Sun
10:00 am Daybreaker DC Friendsgiving 2019 @ U Street Music Hall
Daybreaker DC Friendsgiving 2019 @ U Street Music Hall
Nov 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Daybreaker DC Friendsgiving 2019 @ U Street Music Hall
On Sunday, November 24, enjoy all the happy feels on the dance floor for U Street Music Hall’s cozy Friendsgiving jam. This is the month to celebrate the family we choose — and we choose[...]