Music

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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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What's NUEX?

Let’s be honest, has anyone with even the slightest desire…
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Brooklyn's Bodega to Play at DC9

One man strips an basically no one could care less in the VR-shot…
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2018's Firefly Offers Excitement and Hordes of People

With four nights of non-stop music at The Woodlands of Dover…
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U2 Larger than Life Second Time Around

I remember seeing U2 live for the first time back in the original…
illustration: Haley McKey

Under Their Own Power: Women Make Some of 2018’s Most Relevant Music

I kicked off my summer by seeing two shows in rapid succession:…
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Lea Michele and Darren Criss Give Fans a Dream Reunion at the Kennedy Center

Glee stars Lea Michele and Darren Criss completed the fourth…
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Japanese Breakfast Brings Her "Soft Sounds" to 9:30 Club

Michelle Zauner, better known as Japanese Breakfast, took the…
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Music Picks: June 2018

TUESDAY, JUNE 5 Hop Along Genre-bending Philadelphia outfit…
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Sylvan Esso brings Emotional Electronic Pop to The Anthem

Have you ever heard of Sword & Sorcery? No, probably not.…
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Eels' Mark Oliver Returns From Hiatus

After a four-year hiatus from the record business, Eels frontman…
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Concerts & Festivals

Sep
19
Wed
7:30 pm Childish Gambino & Rae Sremmurd @ Capital One Arena
Childish Gambino & Rae Sremmurd @ Capital One Arena
Sep 19 @ 7:30 pm
Childish Gambino & Rae Sremmurd @ Capital One Arena | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
This concert is already legendary, and it hasn’t even happened yet. The multitalented Childish Gambino is joining forces with hip hop phenoms Rae Sremmurd for his “This Is America” tour. I’m hoping he busts out[...]
8:47 pm Whitney Rose @ Gypsy Sally's
Whitney Rose @ Gypsy Sally's
Sep 19 @ 8:47 pm
Whitney Rose @ Gypsy Sally's
Rewind to January 2017. Whitney Rose was primed to release her first recording of the year, South Texas Suite, a countrypolitan valentine to her hometown of Austin, Texas. Days before the EP hit the streets[...]
Sep
20
Thu
5:00 pm Lloyd Dobler Effect at Nationals... @ Nationals Park
Lloyd Dobler Effect at Nationals... @ Nationals Park
Sep 20 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Lloyd Dobler Effect at Nationals Park @ Nationals Park | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Every Friday home game, the best place to pre-game is at the Budweiser Terrace inside the ballpark. As the Nationals warm up to play the Mets at 7:05 p.m., head to the Budweiser Terrace pre-game show for classic rock[...]
7:00 pm Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams @ Gypsy Sally's
Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams @ Gypsy Sally's
Sep 20 @ 7:00 pm
Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams @ Gypsy Sally's | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Multi-instrumentalist-singer-songwriter Larry Campbell and singer-guitarist Teresa Williams’ acclaimed eponymous 2015 debut, released after seven years of playing in Levon Helm’s band – and frequent guesting with Phil Lesh, Little Feat, Jorma Kaukonen and Jack Casady,[...]
Sep
21
Fri
5:00 pm Turtle Recall at Nationals Park @ Nationals Park
Turtle Recall at Nationals Park @ Nationals Park
Sep 21 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Turtle Recall at Nationals Park @ Nationals Park | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Every Friday home game, the best place to pre-game is at the Budweiser Terrace inside the ballpark. As the Nationals warm up to play the Mets at 7:05 p.m., head to the Budweiser Terrace pre-game show for[...]