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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Arcade Fire

Music Picks: September 2017

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 Japanese Breakfast Described as “experimental…
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Pulsating Moonrise Festival Rocks Baltimore

Moonrise Festival returned to Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore,…
Photo: Danny Clinch

California Punk Legends Social Distortion Bring Attitude to Fillmore

In a notoriously fickle music business, Southern California punk…
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19th Street Dreamers

Caolaidhe and Meghan Davis are the quintessential happy married…
Photo: Courtesy of Jeffrey Everett

A Day in the Life: Rockets are Red's Jeffrey Everett

If you’re into music, Jeffrey Everett is a guy you want to…
Music Picks

Music Picks: August 2017

By Trent Johnson and Nicolas Rodrigo SATURDAY, AUGUST 5  The…
Artwork: Courtesy of the Squirrel Nut Zippers

The Return of the Squirrel Nut Zippers

It’s been two decades since Jimbo Mathus first assembled the…
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The Who Rocks On at MGM

It can be daunting to write a review about a living legend, much…
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Andrew Bird Set to Perform at Merriweather

Andrew Bird is coming to Merriweather Post Pavilion at the…
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Gorillaz and Their Humanz Party

When I told people my plans to see Gorillaz at Merriweather…
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Concerts & Festivals

Oct
17
Tue
7:00 pm Propaghandi @ Rock and Roll Hotel DC
Propaghandi @ Rock and Roll Hotel DC
Oct 17 @ 7:00 pm
Propaghandi @ Rock and Roll Hotel DC | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
The punk band returns to the Rock & Roll Hotel this fall touring their seventh studio album, Victory Lap, just released last month. As the band’s name and record titles suggest, the Canadian band has[...]
9:00 pm Americana @ Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
Americana @ Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
Oct 17 @ 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
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[...]