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Chris Farren Brings Bombastic, Dark Pop Songs To Songbyrd

Chris Farren likes playing with people’s expectations, whether it’s at a live show or on social media. He titled his new album, the riotously fun, Born Hot, which features a self-portrait of himself in a topless, 1980s action star “come hither” pose. But listen to the songs on the album like “Search 4 Me” or […]

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Garbage

Celebrating Twenty Years of Garbage at the 9:30 Club

The word "garbage" conjures a smattering of sights and sounds,…
Gypsy Sally’s

Local Grooves & Cocktails with Max Lanocha of Gypsy Sally’s

On Tap: What is Gypsy Sally’s all about? Max Lanocha: We are…
Songbyrd Café

Songbyrd Café A Different Kind of Music Experience

The 18th Street stretch in Adams Morgan is famous for its hybrid…
Local Musicians dc

10 Hot Local Musicians To Put On Your Radar

Ace Cosgrove Ace Cosgrove has only been rapping for four years…
Decade of Dance in DC

Finger on the Pulse: A Decade of Dance in DC

Within the past decade, dance music and DJ culture in the Nation’s…
Mansion on O Street

Celebrating a Rich Music History: The Mansion on O Street

What is the O Street Mansion? Structurally, it’s five interconnected…

A Genre-Bending Night with The Mavericks

To say that The Mavericks have a signature sound is a bit of…
Hemming

Hemming Preludes Higher Truth at Strathmore

"Here's my second song disclaimer of the night," Hemming told…
stevie wonder

Singing of Tomorrow with Stevie Wonder

“Would you still be happy, in 2015, living in village ghetto…
Grace Terzian

Grace Terzian at Twins Jazz, The Spellbinding Singer’s Homecoming Show

Many of the world's musicians have spent their lifetimes chasing…
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Concerts & Festivals

Feb
22
Sat
7:00 pm The Family Crest at DC9 Nightclub @ DC9 Nightclub
The Family Crest at DC9 Nightclub @ DC9 Nightclub
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm
The Family Crest at DC9 Nightclub @ DC9 Nightclub
The Family Crest rolls into D.C. on February 22nd, 2020 at DC9 Nightclub.  The Family Crest has released three full-length albums and three EPs, including their critically-acclaimed breakout LP, Beneath the Brine, the music of[...]
9:00 pm The Cure vs. The Smiths Dance Party @ Black Cat
The Cure vs. The Smiths Dance Party @ Black Cat
Feb 22 @ 9:00 pm
The Cure vs. The Smiths Dance Party @ Black Cat
FYM Productions Presents: THE CURE vs THE SMITHS DANCE PARTY (The largest Cure/Smiths dance party in the US!) 18 YEAR ANNIVERSARY w/DJ Steve E P, DJ Missguided, & Killa K
Feb
29
Sat
8:00 pm Tiffany Haddish: Live In Concert... @ MGM National Harbor
Tiffany Haddish: Live In Concert... @ MGM National Harbor
Feb 29 @ 8:00 pm
Tiffany Haddish: Live In Concert at MGM National Harbor @ MGM National Harbor
Tiffany Haddish will be performing live at MGM National Harbor on February 29th, 2020 at 8:00 P.M ET.