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Photo: Mike Kim
Photo: Mike Kim

Kamasi Washington Gives Us Butterflies

Kamasi Washington played Lincoln Theatre Saturday night and, sitting fat and happy in the audience, I had butterflies before he went on. The opener, RVA-based Butcher Brown and his band, played a jazz and funk set to open, and they were great, but on either side of the Butcher Brown band drum kit, you could see […]

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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…
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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

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6:00 pm Randy Rogers Band at 9:30 Club @ 9:30 Club
Randy Rogers Band at 9:30 Club @ 9:30 Club
Nov 16 @ 6:00 pm
Randy Rogers Band at 9:30 Club @ 9:30 Club | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Authenticity isn’t something that can be manufactured in a studio. It’s not a craft that can be learned or artfully practiced. It comes from living life. It’s the byproduct of blood, sweat and tears and[...]
7:00 pm Futurebirds @ Rock & Roll Hotel
Futurebirds @ Rock & Roll Hotel
Nov 16 @ 7:00 pm
Futurebirds @ Rock & Roll Hotel | Washington | District of Columbia | United States