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Prince’s Musical Magnificence Lives on Through 4U

Honoring a genius like the late Prince requires a particularly artistic tenacity few artists can reach. The short list includes 4U, the official Prince estate approved symphonic orchestra who delighted Prince aficionados on September 15 at Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Art’s Filene Center.  In the grand wood-paneled amphitheater, 4U offered both familiar […]

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Pearl Street Warehouse, Washington, DC, September 12, 2018

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Mura Masa Brings His Minimalist Multi-Instrumentalism to 9:30 Club

Alex Crossan took the 9:30 Club stage without much of a fuss…
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Folk Rockers Dawes Come to Wolf Trap

Dawes has spent nine years perfecting the art of the soaring…
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Quirky Bands Can Rock Too: Arcade Fire at Jiffy Lube Live

Glittering kimonos, a giant disco ball and tambourines thrust…
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Inside the Ever-Evolving Dream Pop World of Beach House

On the day we’re scheduled to chat, Victoria Legrand of Beach…
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Cake Keeps Touring to Make Cake

Cake hasn’t released an album since 2011’s Showroom of Compassion,…
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A Day in the Life: DC Drummer Isabelle De Leon

Encouraged by family, Isabelle De Leon has been playing music…
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Ben Folds Breaks Boundaries Because He Can

When Ben Folds rolls through Merriweather Post Pavilion on August…
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Lots of Heart On Ann Wilson's Latest Album

Heart is one of the most popular rock bands of all time, with…
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Music Picks: August 2018

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1 Kina Grannis and Imaginary Future High…
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Lindsey Stirling Lights Up Stage, Helps Wake Up Evanescence from Hiatus

Lindsey Stirling emerged onstage at Jiffy Lube Live on July 24…
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Concerts & Festivals

Sep
23
Sun
7:00 pm Graham Coxon @ Rock & Roll Hotel
Graham Coxon @ Rock & Roll Hotel
Sep 23 @ 7:00 pm
Graham Coxon @ Rock & Roll Hotel | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
While he’s widely known as the guitarist for britpop greats Blur, Graham Coxon has accomplished much as a solo musician. In addition to four albums, Coxon recently lent his talent to the soundtrack of the[...]
7:00 pm The Growlers @ 9:30 Club
The Growlers @ 9:30 Club
Sep 23 @ 7:00 pm
The Growlers @ 9:30 Club | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
The pioneers of all things cheery and sad return to DC on the heels of their most recent release Casual Acquaintances. The band is known for curating an impressive cast of like-minded musicians and encouraging[...]
Sep
24
Mon
7:00 pm Hana Vu @ Songbyrd Music House and Record Cafe
Hana Vu @ Songbyrd Music House and Record Cafe
Sep 24 @ 7:00 pm
Hana Vu @ Songbyrd Music House and Record Cafe | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
“Bedroom pop” has become an overused buzzword thrown onto any artist with dreamy, DIY tendencies. More than a sound, bedroom pop is a feeling – wistful, wanting, staring at your ceiling while lamenting whatever’s on[...]
7:30 pm Lenny Kravitz @ The Anthem
Lenny Kravitz @ The Anthem
Sep 24 @ 7:30 pm
Lenny Kravitz @ The Anthem | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Lenny Kravitz is making his way to the Anthem for his Raise Vibration tour, which shares a name with the new album he’s set to drop this month on September 7. His DC stop is[...]