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    21 2014 November

    Benefit Compilation Album Features Some of D.C.’s Best Acts

    Want to support D.C.’s music scene and help a great cause all at once? Buy a copy of Sounds Like Love, a new 15-track compilation album that features music from some notable D.C. acts like The Sweater...

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    20 2014 November

    Sound-Off: Top 5 Songs You Should Know This Week

    Dead Professional-“Hold Back”  The fifth and final track on Dead Professional’s new EP Hard Hard Hard, “Hold Back,” is deeply steeped in the American tradition of alt-country tinged with soft blues rock; the kind which Bruce Springsteen’s...

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    20 2014 November

    New Music: “What We Talk About When We Talk About Love” by Baby Bry Bry

    Photo Credit: Michael Andrade A month ago, bedroom-pop meets lounge-punk D.C. dream band Baby Bry Bry & The Apologists released I Learned To Drown Myself Out, Part I. While the original release featured two tracks...

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    20 2014 November

    DCMD Interview: Black Clouds

    D.C. rock band Black Clouds recently dropped its first album in two years, Dreamcation. The brazen trio, comprised of Justin Horenstein, Jimmy Rhodes and Ross Hurt, will celebrate this milestone tomorrow at Black Cat’s Mainstage with...

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    19 2014 November

    Marian McLaughlin Launches Kickstarter Campaign For Her Forthcoming Album

    Following her successful debut, Dérive, singer-songwriter Marian McLaughlin is set to release a new album, and needs your help to make it happen. Recently McLaughlin posted a Kickstarter campaign that will help raise money for her sophomore full-length...

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Want to support D.C.’s music scene and help a great cause all at once? Buy a copy of Sounds Like Love, a new 15-track compilation album that features music from some notable D.C. acts like The Sweater...

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Sound-Off: Top 5 Songs You Should Know This Week

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DCMD Interview: Black Clouds

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Interviews

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DCMD Interview: Black Clouds

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D.C. rock band Black Clouds recently dropped its first album in two years, Dreamcation. The brazen trio, comprised of Justin Horenstein, Jimmy Rhodes and Ross Hurt, will celebrate this milestone tomorrow...

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DCMD Interview: Black Clouds

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D.C.’s Best DJ Nights: We Fought the Big One

October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Shows

TV On The Radio at 930 Club 10.16.14-12

Review: TV on the Radio @ 9:30 Club 11.16.14

November 18, 2014 | 1 Comments

Photos by Albert Jiang The death of Gerard Smith could have logically signaled the end of TV on the Radio. Smith’s death—nine days after the release of the band’s fourth and penultimate album, Nine Types...

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Review: GEMS @ U Street Music Hall 11.13.14

November 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Features

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Sound-Off: Top 5 Songs You Should Know This Week

November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Dead Professional-“Hold Back”  The fifth and final track on Dead Professional’s new EP Hard Hard Hard, “Hold Back,” is deeply steeped in the American tradition of alt-country tinged with soft blues rock; the kind which Bruce Springsteen’s...

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When I first moved to D.C., an Anglican priest from the area told me there was “Washington” and then there was “the District.” He meant there was a stark divide between Washington’s image as a...

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D.C. has a very active music scene, and it’s common for many musicians to take on several projects at once. You could go to a house show and see a brand new name on a bill, only...

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D.C. is a great city for any band to get its start. There’s a supportive music community here that helps artists climb the ladder from playing house shows to sold out venues, allowing them to...

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