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Golden Age Thinking: Wylder’s Sophomore Album Reflects on Nostalgia and Loss

With a name like Golden Age Thinking, it would be fair to think Wylder’s new album is an ode to a past time when life was easier, care-free and creative. But the indie-folk quartet – based out of Fredericksburg, VA – reject the idea that such a golden age ever existed. Released on July 12 […]

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all-day LOCKN’ Festival @ Infinity Downs Farm
LOCKN’ Festival @ Infinity Downs Farm
Aug 22 – Aug 25 all-day
LOCKN’ Festival @ Infinity Downs Farm | Arrington | Virginia | United States
Jam band fans: it may not get better than this. Two nights and four sets of Dead & Company, and three nights of awesome music from Tedeschi Trucks Band, The Revivalists, Jason Isbell and the[...]
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6:30 pm Tame Impala @ The Anthem
Tame Impala @ The Anthem
Aug 25 @ 6:30 pm
Tame Impala @ The Anthem | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
There is no one like Tame Impala in the industry today, the psychedelic pop stars have created a sound that is unmatched. Australian natives Tame Impala have brought the 60s back into modern music. With[...]
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6:00 pm Pentatonix @ Merriweather Post Pavilion
Pentatonix @ Merriweather Post Pavilion
Aug 26 @ 6:00 pm
Pentatonix @ Merriweather Post Pavilion | Columbia | Maryland | United States
A group that sparked the generation of a cappella, the three-time Grammy award winning group, Pentatonix, has shifted into an international phenomenon. Reaching audiences across the globe, with only the precision of their voices they[...]
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5:00 pm Hyatt Centric Arlington Concert ... @ Hyatt Centric Arlington
Hyatt Centric Arlington Concert ... @ Hyatt Centric Arlington
Aug 29 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Hyatt Centric Arlington Concert Series: Hayley Fahey @ Hyatt Centric Arlington | Arlington | Virginia | United States
Enjoy Thursday night jams every week through October 10 in the lounge at Rosslyn’s modern hotel, the Hyatt Centric Arlington. From 5-7 p.m., listen to live music from Maryland singer-songwriter Hayley Fahey.
7:00 pm Kindo @ DC9 Nightclub
Kindo @ DC9 Nightclub
Aug 29 @ 7:00 pm
Kindo @ DC9 Nightclub | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Rooted in contemporary jazz, with accents of rock and pop Kindo is an unlikely success story. Releasing their debut EP almost a decade ago, they have managed to sell 30,000 records worldwide, have 2.5 million[...]