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Janelle Monáe, Maxwell, the Indigo Girls, MC Lyte, Samantha Ronson, Angelique Kidjo and more will perform at this Saturday’s Women’s March on Washington. “I am honored to join this critical movement to bring justice and...

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Ticket Giveaway: Parquet Courts @ 9:30 Club

January 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Interviews

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Interview: After 9 Years Together, The Funk Ark Marks Its Final Show This Thursday

December 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Interview by Jordan Snowden. Photos courtesy of The Funk Ark. Since he was a teenager, D.C. native Will Rast envisioned being a part of a band that matched his eclectic...

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Shows

At BYT’s RAGNARÖCK event at the Hirshhorn, we got to hang out with D.C.’s Dawkins (whose new video is currently streaming right now on our site) before they opened the show last weekend. Check out these rad...

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Photos: Jimmy Eat World @ 9:30 Club 12.14.16

December 16, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Photos: Flasher @ Black Cat 12.9.16

December 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Features

In the wake of the upcoming administration, D.C. musicians have rallied together to show their support for organizations and non-profits in need. As thousands of people head to D.C. for the inauguration, the city’s music scene is showing its...

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Interview by Jordan Snowden At his Khepera Wellness Studio in Northeast D.C., yoga instructor and owner Brandon Copeland is setting up for his next class. To set the ambiance he turns on the speakers, which begin...

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Photo by Clarissa Villondo for DCMD Expanding on our weekly Top 5 Shows list is a new feature that looks at our must-see local show picks for the month. Friday, Jan. 13–Aaron Abernathy w/ Nat...

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DCMD’s Top Local Songs of 2016

December 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

There was no shortage of inventive, dynamic releases coming out of the D.C. area in 2016. For our final year-end list, we spotlight the songs that stuck with us throughout this intense year. Also, if...

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