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Chris Farren Brings Bombastic, Dark Pop Songs To Songbyrd

Chris Farren likes playing with people’s expectations, whether it’s at a live show or on social media. He titled his new album, the riotously fun, Born Hot, which features a self-portrait of himself in a topless, 1980s action star “come hither” pose. But listen to the songs on the album like “Search 4 Me” or […]

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GWAR Gets Weird for the Holidays

Do Christmas carols make your skin crawl? Would you rather watch…

Mandy Patinkin in Concert: Diaries

On the eve of his birthday, complete with a surprise birthday…

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…

Between the Riffs: Catching Up With Jazz Musician Jason Moran

The DC music scene is known for being the home of the go-go,…

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…
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Concerts & Festivals

Feb
22
Sat
4:00 pm Mardi Gras Parade at The Wharf @ The Wharf
Mardi Gras Parade at The Wharf @ The Wharf
Feb 22 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Mardi Gras Parade at The Wharf @ The Wharf
New Orleans is coming to DC with a free community-wide Mardi Gras celebration at The Wharf, featuring a lively parade down Wharf Street, a dance party with live music on District Pier, and a special[...]
7:00 pm The Family Crest at DC9 Nightclub @ DC9 Nightclub
The Family Crest at DC9 Nightclub @ DC9 Nightclub
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm
The Family Crest at DC9 Nightclub @ DC9 Nightclub
The Family Crest rolls into D.C. on February 22nd, 2020 at DC9 Nightclub.  The Family Crest has released three full-length albums and three EPs, including their critically-acclaimed breakout LP, Beneath the Brine, the music of[...]
9:00 pm The Cure vs. The Smiths Dance Party @ Black Cat
The Cure vs. The Smiths Dance Party @ Black Cat
Feb 22 @ 9:00 pm
The Cure vs. The Smiths Dance Party @ Black Cat
FYM Productions Presents: THE CURE vs THE SMITHS DANCE PARTY (The largest Cure/Smiths dance party in the US!) 18 YEAR ANNIVERSARY w/DJ Steve E P, DJ Missguided, & Killa K
Feb
25
Tue
6:00 pm Mardi Gras Extravaganza 2020 at ... @ Union Market
Mardi Gras Extravaganza 2020 at ... @ Union Market
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Mardi Gras Extravaganza 2020 at Union Market @ Union Market
Join the only native New Orleans chef and TV personality in DC, David Guas, along with friends – celebrity chef Spike Mendelsohn, Micheline Mendelsohn, mixtress Gina Chersevani, and New Orleans native Simone Rathle for an[...]
Feb
29
Sat
8:00 pm Tiffany Haddish: Live In Concert... @ MGM National Harbor
Tiffany Haddish: Live In Concert... @ MGM National Harbor
Feb 29 @ 8:00 pm
Tiffany Haddish: Live In Concert at MGM National Harbor @ MGM National Harbor
Tiffany Haddish will be performing live at MGM National Harbor on February 29th, 2020 at 8:00 P.M ET.