Music

Photo: Shawn Brackbill
Photo: Shawn Brackbill

Cults On Tour For Their Latest ‘Offering’

Madeline Follin and Brian Oblivion of Manhattan (not Brooklyn, for you Williamsburg-to-DC transplants pretending the band’s futuristic doo-wop sound is completely drenched in hipsterdom), spoke to me while on a rooftop in NYC. Because they are the famous pair that together make up the indie pop band Cults, they probably do these press conversations together […]

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Angel Olsen

Still Intensity: Angel Olsen at 9:30 Club

Angel Olsen’s records are often intimate, immediate affairs.…
Gipsy Kings

Gipsy Kings Still Electric 30 Years In

Nearly 30 years into their storied career, world music superstars…
Alabama Shakes

Alabama Shakes Brings Rock and Soul to Farm Aid

Farm Aid’s 31st concert will barnstorm into Bristow, Va. this…
Sofar Sounds

Sofar Sounds Brings Intimate Live Music Experience to DC

When some of Fitz Holladay’s friends were unable to play…
Allah-Las

California Rockers Allah-Las Reinvent Retro Sound

We live in an era where it seems increasingly difficult for musicians…
DJ Trayze

DC Mainstay and Thre3style Champion DJ Trayze

It’s entirely possible that if you hit a Washington Nationals…
Black Sabbath

Black Sabbath’s Final Sermon

“What is that stands before me? Feathered and black / That…
Mat Kearney

Mat Kearney Takes the Stage at Wolf Trap

Folk rocker Mat Kearney and rock band NEEDTOBREATHE played small…
DJ Bo

In the Mix with DJ Bo

Cameroon is probably the last location you’d think to go searching…
Moonrise Festival

EDM Takeover: Moonrise Festival in Baltimore

The electronic dance music (EDM) scene is a culture in and of…
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Concerts & Festivals

Oct
18
Wed
all-day Pearl Street Warehouse Presents ... @ Pearl Street Warehouse
Pearl Street Warehouse Presents ... @ Pearl Street Warehouse
Oct 18 all-day
Pearl Street Warehouse Presents Driftwood @ Pearl Street Warehouse | Herndon | Virginia | United States
Join Pearl Street Warehouse for the Folk Rock band Driftwood on Wednesday, October 18th. Enjoy a front row music experience at Pearl Street Warehouse, DC’s newest live music destination, located at The Wharf. Tickets are on sale now[...]
all-day Sotto Voce @ Theater J
Sotto Voce @ Theater J
Oct 18 all-day
Sotto Voce @ Theater J | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Love transcends all borders in Pulitzer Prize-winner Nilo Cruz’s passionate and lyrical Sotto Voce. A young Cuban man’s research into the fate of the S.S. St. Louis leads him to a reclusive writer who refuses[...]
7:00 pm Peter Rowan & Todd Sheaffer @ Gypsy Sally's
Peter Rowan & Todd Sheaffer @ Gypsy Sally's
Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm
Peter Rowan & Todd Sheaffer @ Gypsy Sally's
Grammy-award winner and six-time Grammy nominee, Peter Rowan is a singer-songwriter with a career spanning over five decades. From his early years playing under the tutelage of Bluegrass veteran Bill Monroe, to his time in[...]
9:00 pm Americana @ Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
Americana @ Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
Oct 18 @ 9:00 pm
Americana @ Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
Guests are encouraged to gather in the resort’s garden atrium nightly to celebrate the music of America throughout the ages. During the show, viewers will experience samples of some of America’s favorite tunes choreographed with[...]
Oct
19
Thu
all-day  Pearl Street Warehouse Presents... @ Pearl Street Warehouse
 Pearl Street Warehouse Presents... @ Pearl Street Warehouse
Oct 19 all-day
 Pearl Street Warehouse Presents Eli "Paperboy" Reed @ Pearl Street Warehouse | Herndon | Virginia | United States
Join Pearl Street Warehouse for singer-songwriter Eli “Paperboy” Reed  on Thursday, October 19th. Enjoy a front row music experience at Pearl Street Warehouse, DC’s newest live music destination, located at The Wharf. Tickets are on sale now at Ticketfly.com and PearlStreetWarehouse.com.