Music

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Thievery Corporation’s Eric Hilton on The Anthem

Down to earth is the quality that comes to mind when speaking with Eric Hilton, who, along with Rob Garza, co-founded Thievery Corporation, the DC-based electronic music group known for their blend of dub, acid jazz, reggae and hip-hop. On Tap recently chatted with Hilton about the group’s upcoming New Year’s Eve show at The […]

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Articles

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Kishi Bashi Pushes Boundaries at Sixth & I

Perhaps describing an artist as “original” isn’t…well,…
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A Chat with Dave Ries from Kentucky Avenue

With influences like Lucinda Williams, Hank Williams and Bruce…
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Local Sounds: New Releases from DC Musicians

As our city’s music scene continues to grow, so do the number…
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Passion and Purpose: Tegan and Sara

Tegan and Sara have grown. The twin sisters look eerily similar…
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Live Music Anchors The Wharf

Washington’s live music scene – already vibrant with venues…
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Boundary Breaking Black Violin

The name Black Violin is pretty straightforward. Wilner Baptiste…
Music Picks

Music Picks: November 2017

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 6 Kishi Bashi After touring for his two…
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Catharsis on the Mall: A Vigil for Healing

Civic Responsibility. Leaving No Trace. Radical Inclusion. These…
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Singer-Songwriter Nellie McKay Brings Quirky Charm to AMP

Nellie McKay was one of the first songstresses my husband ever…
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New Anthem for The Head and the Heart

The past few years have seen many local music spaces unplugging…
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Concerts & Festivals

Nov
17
Fri
all-day Christmas at the Old Bull & Bush... @ MetroStage
Christmas at the Old Bull & Bush... @ MetroStage
Nov 17 – Dec 24 all-day
Christmas at the Old Bull & Bush at MetroStage @ MetroStage | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
The Old Bull and Bush Public House in Hampstead, London is alive with British music hall songs and Christmas carols. The show was a staple at the Old Vat Room at Arena Stage for years,[...]
Nov
30
Thu
10:00 am 40th Annual Festival of Lights @ Washington DC Temple Visitors’ Center
40th Annual Festival of Lights @ Washington DC Temple Visitors’ Center
Nov 30 @ 10:00 am – Dec 31 @ 10:00 pm
40th Annual Festival of Lights @ Washington DC Temple Visitors’ Center | Kensington | Maryland | United States
The Festival of Lights features free performances nightly in the comfortable, state-of-the-art theater located in the Visitors’ Center. A different performing artist or group is showcased each night, including bell ensembles, choirs, orchestras, and more![...]
Dec
18
Mon
9:00 pm Americana @ Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
Americana @ Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
Dec 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[...]
Dec
19
Tue
8:00 pm Sauf Haus Open Mic Night @ Sauf Haus Bier Hall & Garten
Sauf Haus Open Mic Night @ Sauf Haus Bier Hall & Garten
Dec 19 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Sauf Haus Open Mic Night @ Sauf Haus Bier Hall & Garten | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Sauf Haus Bier Hall and Garten hosts open mic night every Tuesday. Musicians, poets, comedians and other artists of all types are welcome, as long as they want to share their craft.
9:00 pm Americana @ Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
Americana @ Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
Dec 19 @ 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[...]