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Photo: Dennis Marcus Photography
Photo: Dennis Marcus Photography

Instrumental Rock Legends The Ventures Come to The Birchmere

If the name The Ventures doesn’t ring a bell, trust me, it doesn’t mean you haven’t heard their music – including in Pulp Fiction’s perfectly timed final scene (see below). The Rock & Roll Hall of Famers are credited with being the godfathers of instrumental rock, with hits like “Walk Don’t Run” and “Hawaii Five-O” that […]

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Ezra Furman is Excited About Lunch

Tomorrow, punk-ebullient artist Ezra Furman comes to U Street…
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LOCASH Brings Energy to Pepsi Tailgate Tour Experience at FedExField

The Redskins/Cowboys rivalry alone is enough to get a crowd out…
Photo: Jim McGuire

Banjo Legend Béla Fleck Part of Terrific Trio

With 16 Grammy Awards to his name, Béla Fleck is not your average…
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New Single from an Artist to Watch: St. Pete Holland’s “Different Hymn”

Every now and then, dads are right. Last March, mine told…
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All Things Go Fall Classic Brings Music, Activism and More to Union Market

With a name like All Things Go Fall Classic, the festival’s…
Photo: Dan Ball

Unheralded Lucero Soldiers on through 9:30 Club

Lucero's upcoming concert at 9:30 Club will hopefully serve…
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Music Picks: October 2018

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 3 Leon Bridges with Khruangbin These two…
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Homegrown Festival All Things Go Highlights DC Music Scene

Zack Friendly has been committed to advancing DC’s music scene…
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St. Lucia Brings New Record To Life On Stage

Some bands have the ability to sound great on a record but struggle…
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Concerts & Festivals

Jan
25
Fri
7:30 pm Image China: Xuanzang’s Pilgrima... @ Kennedy Center
Image China: Xuanzang’s Pilgrima... @ Kennedy Center
Jan 25 @ 7:30 pm
Image China: Xuanzang's Pilgrimage at the Kennedy Center @ Kennedy Center | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Xuanzang’s Pilgrimage is China’s first traditional concert drama performed by the China National Traditional Orchestra (CNTO). It tells the story of the Buddhist monk Xuanzang (602-664) who traveled the length of the Silk Road across China on a[...]
Jan
26
Sat
7:30 pm Image China: Xuanzang’s Pilgrima... @ Kennedy Center
Image China: Xuanzang’s Pilgrima... @ Kennedy Center
Jan 26 @ 7:30 pm
Image China: Xuanzang's Pilgrimage at the Kennedy Center @ Kennedy Center | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Xuanzang’s Pilgrimage is China’s first traditional concert drama performed by the China National Traditional Orchestra (CNTO). It tells the story of the Buddhist monk Xuanzang (602-664) who traveled the length of the Silk Road across China on a[...]
8:00 pm Justin Trawick’s 9th Annual 29th... @ Pearl Street Warehouse
Justin Trawick’s 9th Annual 29th... @ Pearl Street Warehouse
Jan 26 @ 8:00 pm
Justin Trawick's 9th Annual 29th Birthday Show at Pearl Street Warehouse @ Pearl Street Warehouse | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Americana folk group Justin Trawick and The Common Good features acoustic guitar, upright bass, fiddle, mandolin and pedal steel. The band’s live performance plays fast and loose with the “Americana” genre, performing heartfelt ballads followed by[...]
Jan
27
Sun
7:30 pm Image China: Xuanzang’s Pilgrima... @ Kennedy Center
Image China: Xuanzang’s Pilgrima... @ Kennedy Center
Jan 27 @ 7:30 pm
Image China: Xuanzang's Pilgrimage at the Kennedy Center @ Kennedy Center | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Xuanzang’s Pilgrimage is China’s first traditional concert drama performed by the China National Traditional Orchestra (CNTO). It tells the story of the Buddhist monk Xuanzang (602-664) who traveled the length of the Silk Road across China on a[...]
Jan
31
Thu
5:30 pm Sound Off in the Sky at The Obse... @ The Observation Deck at CEB Tower
Sound Off in the Sky at The Obse... @ The Observation Deck at CEB Tower
Jan 31 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Sound Off in the Sky at The Observation Deck at CEB Tower @ The Observation Deck at CEB Tower | Arlington | Virginia | United States
Start 2019 right with a silent-disco, total-body workout with 360-degree views from The Observation Deck in Rosslyn. In partnership with the The Observation Deck and the studio LavaBarre, experience three types of workouts in one[...]