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Photo: Dennis Marcus Photography
Photo: Dennis Marcus Photography

Instrumental Rock Legends The Ventures Come to The Birchmere

If the name The Ventures doesn’t ring a bell, trust me, it doesn’t mean you haven’t heard their music – including in Pulp Fiction’s perfectly timed final scene (see below). The Rock & Roll Hall of Famers are credited with being the godfathers of instrumental rock, with hits like “Walk Don’t Run” and “Hawaii Five-O” that […]

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Music Venues with a View

It’s no secret that DC is home to some of the best music venues…
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Knox Hamilton Breezes Through DC

Knox Hamilton’s vibe isn’t what you’d immediately expect…
Photo: Brandon Shields

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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Concerts & Festivals

Jan
25
Fri
7:30 pm Image China: Xuanzang’s Pilgrima... @ Kennedy Center
Image China: Xuanzang’s Pilgrima... @ Kennedy Center
Jan 25 @ 7:30 pm
Image China: Xuanzang's Pilgrimage at the Kennedy Center @ Kennedy Center | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Xuanzang’s Pilgrimage is China’s first traditional concert drama performed by the China National Traditional Orchestra (CNTO). It tells the story of the Buddhist monk Xuanzang (602-664) who traveled the length of the Silk Road across China on a[...]
Jan
26
Sat
7:30 pm Image China: Xuanzang’s Pilgrima... @ Kennedy Center
Image China: Xuanzang’s Pilgrima... @ Kennedy Center
Jan 26 @ 7:30 pm
Image China: Xuanzang's Pilgrimage at the Kennedy Center @ Kennedy Center | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Xuanzang’s Pilgrimage is China’s first traditional concert drama performed by the China National Traditional Orchestra (CNTO). It tells the story of the Buddhist monk Xuanzang (602-664) who traveled the length of the Silk Road across China on a[...]
Jan
27
Sun
7:30 pm Image China: Xuanzang’s Pilgrima... @ Kennedy Center
Image China: Xuanzang’s Pilgrima... @ Kennedy Center
Jan 27 @ 7:30 pm
Image China: Xuanzang's Pilgrimage at the Kennedy Center @ Kennedy Center | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Xuanzang’s Pilgrimage is China’s first traditional concert drama performed by the China National Traditional Orchestra (CNTO). It tells the story of the Buddhist monk Xuanzang (602-664) who traveled the length of the Silk Road across China on a[...]