Music

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Photo: Kate Warren

The Times and Travels of Odetta Hartman

Odetta Hartman describes herself as a vessel for stories, songs and sounds. “Sometimes it feels like lightning striking, and other times, I’ll be really intentional about the poetry of it,” she tells us of her writing and recording process. “Without getting too witchy about it, I think that music is a really spiritual thing for […]

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DJ rAt’s Spin on Latin Dance Music Inspires Cultural Awareness

When she throws parties and gets behind the turntable as DJ rAt,…
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Buckeye + Bear: The Buzz Behind Dupont’s Newest Live Music Venue

If you’re on the hunt for a place to watch the Olympics…
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Nathaniel Rateliff’s Music Is Helping America Get Through the Night Sweats

Take your pick of any number of articles about Nathaniel Rateliff…
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Talking Style and Songs with LP

LP is fun to talk to. Before hopping on our call, I didn’t…
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‘The Voice’ Alum Terry McDermott Plays Songbyrd in Adams Morgan

Terry McDermott isn’t just a runner-up from NBC’s The Voice.…
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Finger-Picking Guitarist Willy Porter Comes to The Hamilton

At 11 years old, Wisconsin-based musician Willy Porter had learned…
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Rock the Row at Pentagon Row 2016

Hot bands and cold beer return to Pentagon Row for the annual…
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Budweiser Music Series at Nats Park 2016

Every Friday home game, the best place to pre-game is at the…
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“Scary” Talented Artist Emily King Hits DC

It’s been a year since the release of Emily King’s latest…
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Bob Dylan Captures That Old Feeling at Wolf Trap

How do you keep moving forward? It is a question that plagues…
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Concerts & Festivals

Nov
29
Thu
all-day Christmas at the Old Bull & Bush... @ MetroStage
Christmas at the Old Bull & Bush... @ MetroStage
Nov 29 – Dec 30 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,[...]
10:00 am 41st Annual Festival of Lights @ Washington DC Temple Visitors’ Center
41st Annual Festival of Lights @ Washington DC Temple Visitors’ Center
Nov 29 2018 @ 10:00 am – Jan 1 2019 @ 9:00 pm
41st Annual Festival of Lights @  Washington DC Temple Visitors’ Center | Kensington | Maryland | United States
The Festival of Lights is one of the DC area’s great community traditions, featuring free performances nightly in the comfortable, state-of-the-art theater located in the Visitors’ Center. A different performing artist or group is showcased[...]
7:00 pm Warner Theatre’s The Nutcracker @ Warner Theatre
Warner Theatre’s The Nutcracker @ Warner Theatre
Nov 29 @ 7:00 pm – Dec 28 @ 7:00 pm
Warner Theatre’s The Nutcracker @ Warner Theatre | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
DC’s perennial favorite returns for its 15th anniversary. This celebrated production is set in historic Georgetown with George Washington and King George III, among other historical figures. Join again with family and friends or start[...]
Dec
6
Thu
5:00 pm Rosslyn Holiday Cheer @ Central Place Plaza
Rosslyn Holiday Cheer @ Central Place Plaza
Dec 6 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Rosslyn Holiday Cheer @ Central Place Plaza | Arlington | Virginia | United States
Come join Rosslyn BID on the plaza for some holiday cheer! There will be holiday themed food, drinks, activities, music and an opportunity to take your picture in front of our tree! There’s programming on the plaza during two time slots:[...]
7:00 pm @ U Street Music Hall
@ U Street Music Hall
Dec 6 @ 7:00 pm
 @ U Street Music Hall
French singer, songwriter, DJ and producer Roosevelt (real name Marius Lauber) has been making waves with his danceable indie pop since 2013. Now back on the scene with the recently released album Young Romance –[...]