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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Pearl Street Warehouse, Washington, DC, September 12, 2018

Articles

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Rock Music with a Brain: Broke Royals

“He was building a studio and knew I was performing at coffee…
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Celebrating the Past, Preserving the Future at the Kingman Island Bluegrass Festival

The Kingman Island Bluegrass Festival is returning to DC on June…
Photo: Shantel Mitchell Breen

Fleet Foxes Float Through The Anthem

Fleet Foxes’ stage presence can be summed up in two words:…
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Okkervil River’s Colorful Compassion: A Conversation with Will Sheff

Twenty years into an illustrious career, Okkervil River’s Will…
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Same As He Ever Was: David Byrne at The Anthem

About three songs into his performance at The Anthem on Saturday,…
Carlotta Cosials, Ana Perrote, Ade Martin and Amber Grimbergen // Photo: Alberto von Stokkum

The Secret World of Hinds, Spain's Indie Stars

On the morning I was scheduled to interview Ana Perrote –…
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WNO Honors Bernstein with Candide

Add the Washington National Opera to the list of those celebrating…
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The Sherlocks Set to Shake the US

The Sherlocks may hail from the outskirts of Sheffield, England…
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Matt and Kim Bring "Almost Everyday" to 9:30 Club

Last Thursday, I had the opportunity to see Matt and Kim headline…
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Concerts & Festivals

Sep
23
Sun
7:00 pm Graham Coxon @ Rock & Roll Hotel
Graham Coxon @ Rock & Roll Hotel
Sep 23 @ 7:00 pm
Graham Coxon @ Rock & Roll Hotel | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
While he’s widely known as the guitarist for britpop greats Blur, Graham Coxon has accomplished much as a solo musician. In addition to four albums, Coxon recently lent his talent to the soundtrack of the[...]
7:00 pm The Growlers @ 9:30 Club
The Growlers @ 9:30 Club
Sep 23 @ 7:00 pm
The Growlers @ 9:30 Club | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
The pioneers of all things cheery and sad return to DC on the heels of their most recent release Casual Acquaintances. The band is known for curating an impressive cast of like-minded musicians and encouraging[...]
Sep
24
Mon
7:00 pm Hana Vu @ Songbyrd Music House and Record Cafe
Hana Vu @ Songbyrd Music House and Record Cafe
Sep 24 @ 7:00 pm
Hana Vu @ Songbyrd Music House and Record Cafe | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
“Bedroom pop” has become an overused buzzword thrown onto any artist with dreamy, DIY tendencies. More than a sound, bedroom pop is a feeling – wistful, wanting, staring at your ceiling while lamenting whatever’s on[...]
7:30 pm Lenny Kravitz @ The Anthem
Lenny Kravitz @ The Anthem
Sep 24 @ 7:30 pm
Lenny Kravitz @ The Anthem | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Lenny Kravitz is making his way to the Anthem for his Raise Vibration tour, which shares a name with the new album he’s set to drop this month on September 7. His DC stop is[...]