Music

Photo: Piper Ferguson
Photo: Piper Ferguson

Ska Darlings Save Ferris at Black Cat

I’m not going to lie. When I found out that 90s ska band Save Ferris was back together (well sort of, vivacious redhead and insanely talented songstress Monique Powell is still at the helm with a new lineup) and had put together their first album in nearly 20 years, 12-year-old me got really, really excited. […]

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Articles

Tigers Are Bad For Horses

Tigers Are Bad For Horses: Native DC Band Seeks to Redefine Musical Comfort Zone

Tigers Are Bad For Horses sounds like it could be the title…
Music Picks: November 2016

Music Picks: Local Edition November 2016

By Michael Coleman and Trent Johnson WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER…
Soul Call Paul

Spinning Retro with Soul Call Paul

For DC vinyl record and classic rhythm and blues aficionado…
DanceParties

DC’s Pulsating Dance Parties

DC is a city known for working hard, but when it’s time to…
All Things Go

All Things Go: The Return of the Fall Classic Festival

Music festival season may be coming to a close, but All Things…
Harry Hotter

Harry Hotter on Freedom, Fatherhood and Funky Beats

“I love being a father of a five-year-old and I love being…
Alexandria Live Music Week

Alexandria Live Music Week Shines Spotlight on Local Talent

Alexandria Live Music Week Cofounder Scott Fallon is enamored…
Bumper Jacksons

Bumper Jacksons Raising the (Barn) Roof

On a humid evening this past August, a crowd of costumed, bicycle-riding…
Head and The Heart

The Head and The Heart Return to DC

After a brief hiatus, indie band The Head and The Heart are back…
Erin Anne Weston

Local Songwriter Erin Anne Weston Launches Folk Music Career

Erin Anne Weston is no stranger to music. The Arlington, Va.-based…
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Concerts & Festivals

Feb
28
Tue
6:30 pm Black Composers Concert @ Nannie Helen Burroughs
Black Composers Concert @ Nannie Helen Burroughs
Feb 28 @ 6:30 pm
Black Composers Concert @ Nannie Helen Burroughs  | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
The Ottley Music School, in partnership with The Monroe School of Washington, D.C. is proud to present talented students and faculty in concert on Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 6:30 pm until 8:30 pm. The[...]
7:00 pm Japandroids @ 9:30 Club
Japandroids @ 9:30 Club
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm
Japandroids @ 9:30 Club
Japandroids playing at 9:30 Club on Tuesday, February 28 with Craig Finn and the Uptown Controllers. Doors open at 7:00 p.m.
7:00 pm Wes Felton @ Anacostia Arts Center
Wes Felton @ Anacostia Arts Center
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm
Wes Felton @ Anacostia Arts Center
Wes Felton the D.C. born singer/poet/emcee began his career as a teenager. His career has flourished, providing opportunities to share the stage with the likes of Mos Def, De La Soul, Meshell Ndegeocello and others. His[...]
Mar
1
Wed
7:00 pm The English Beat @ 9:30 Club
The English Beat @ 9:30 Club
Mar 1 @ 7:00 pm
The English Beat @ 9:30 Club
The English Beat plays at the 9:30 Club on Wednesday, March 1. Doors open at 7:00 p.m.