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Jose Gonzalez Talks Bringing The String Theory On Tour

As I prepared to interview Swedish singer-songwriter José González, I played his cover of The Knife’s “Heartbeats” out loud in the office. One of my coworkers balked a the idea that it was, in fact, a cover and not an original song of his. That’s the magic of his work – he approaches music as […]

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Interpol’s Indie Rock Ingenuity

Interpol is still finding ways to make their post punk-inspired,…
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Pie Shop Returns to Rock ‘N’ Roll Roots

You may recognize Dangerously Delicious Pies from their aptly…
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John Cameron Mitchell Brings Origin of Love Tour to DC

It’s been 20 years since John Cameron Mitchell introduced the…
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Deerhunter Broadens Sonic Palette On New Album

Much has been said about Deerhunter that has nothing to do with…
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Sharon Van Etten Talks TV, Her New Record and Focusing on the Positive

Singer-songwriter Sharon Van Etten is many things. The recording…
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Kacey Musgraves’ Gentle Revolution

Kacey Musgraves stands before an audience of a few thousand at…
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Neko Case Talks New Album, Inclusivity & Sweden

While recording her 2018 album Hell On, Neko Case’s Vermont…
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Instrumental Rock Legends The Ventures Come to The Birchmere

If the name The Ventures doesn’t ring a bell, trust me, it…
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Ashlee Simpson and Evan Ross Find A New “Home” Onstage

On “Home,” one of her first songs in a decade, veteran pop…
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LGBTQ Dance Party BENT Looks to Connect People

“The LGBTQ community is thriving in DC, and personally, I’ve…
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Concerts & Festivals

Mar
20
Wed
8:00 pm Veve and the Rebels @ The Anacostia Arts Center
Veve and the Rebels @ The Anacostia Arts Center
Mar 20 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Veve and the Rebels @ The Anacostia Arts Center | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
This DC-based afro-folk led by vocalist Violet Marley is one of the most unique local acts in the area right now. With residences at Washington Performing Arts and the Anacostia Arts Center, this group focuses[...]
Mar
21
Thu
8:00 pm Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour S... @ The Music Center at Strathmore
Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour S... @ The Music Center at Strathmore
Mar 21 @ 8:00 pm
Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour Starring Cécile McLorin Salvant @ The Music Center at Strathmore | North Bethesda | Maryland | United States
Now with a second “Best Jazz Vocal Album” Grammy to her credit — awarded in 2018 for Dreams and Daggers — Cécile McLorin Salvant makes her triumphant return under the banner of the legendary Monterey[...]
Mar
22
Fri
6:00 pm Rosslyn Arts & Beats @ Rosslyn CAFÉ at The Atrium
Rosslyn Arts & Beats @ Rosslyn CAFÉ at The Atrium
Mar 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Rosslyn Arts & Beats @ Rosslyn CAFÉ at The Atrium | Arlington | Virginia | United States
Join Rosslyn BID for Rosslyn CAFÉ at Bennett Park Art Atrium over four Fridays to sip, socialize and savor complimentary light-bites and samples from area craft distilleries. Enjoy the work of local artists and the vintage beats of D.J. Stacks. Cocktails, wine and beer will[...]
8:00 pm Dilly Dally @ The Rock & Roll Hotel
Dilly Dally @ The Rock & Roll Hotel
Mar 22 @ 8:00 pm
Dilly Dally @ The Rock & Roll Hotel  | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
This Toronto based band’s best quality is frontwoman Katie Monks’ incredible voice. Whether she’s whispering, screaming or some sort of deadpan in between, her delivery of the songs on the band’s newest record Heaven adds[...]
10:30 pm Dropping Julia @ Gypsy Sally's
Dropping Julia @ Gypsy Sally's
Mar 22 @ 10:30 pm
Dropping Julia @ Gypsy Sally's | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
With a twang, Julia Kresky leads this bluesy group as she offers her unusual blend of rockabilly and blues. Based out of Charlottesville, Virginia, Kresky has performed at numerous venues in the area, bringing her[...]