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The power of Taylor Swift cannot be ignored no matter where you go–and that includes the countless amount of bands who have covered her catchy-pop songs. But unlike many of the remakes we’ve heard before,...

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Photo Credit: Daybreaker and Sara Wass For most dance parties, the music and fun doesn’t stop until the early morning hours, but for Daybreaker, that’s when the party begins. The event has become a hit in places...

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Ticket Giveaway: Dawes @ Warner Theatre

May 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Dawes will roll through D.C. on June 6 at Warner Theatre, and you can win a pair of tickets to the show! Originally from Los Angeles, the folk rock band unveiled their brand new album, All Your...

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Listening Session: Top 5 Shows This Week

May 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

For our playlist and guide to the best touring acts coming to D.C. this month, click here. Tuesday, May 26-Stronger Sex, Grand Vapids, Sea Lab @ The Pinch. Show 8:30 p.m./Tickets $7 DOS only Stronger...

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See You Tomorrow!

May 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

We’re off for Memorial Day, but we’ll be back on Tuesday, May 26 with more good stuff....

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As D.C.’s burgeoning independent music and art communities continue to grow, it was only a matter of time before an event like In It Together Fest would come into fruition. When the festival debuted last summer, it provided...

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13 Things To Do This Weekend May 21-May 24

May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Photo by Terrance Doyle THURSDAY, May 21 Take 5! Jazz Series @ Smithsonian American Art Museum. Show 5 p.m./FREE Take 5! is one of our favorite events that the American Art Museum puts on at...

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A few weeks ago we reported that Landmark Music Festival would hold a lottery for free tickets, and today the organizers have launched the contest. You have between now and 5 p.m. next Wednesday, May...

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Ticket Giveaway: SBTRKT @ 9:30 Club 6.8.15

May 19, 2015 | 1 Comments

Win a pair of tickets to see SBTRKT at 9:30 Club on Monday, June 8! So how do you win? All you have to do is fill out this short form below. Multiple submissions will...

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Listening Session: Top 5 Shows This Week

May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

For our handy guide to the best touring bands coming through D.C. this month, click here. Friday, May 22-Pleasure Curses and Young Rapids @ Smithsonian American Art Museum. Show 6pm/FREE Rising synth-pop band Pleasure Curses has...

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After releasing their full length album last April, The End of Everything, and headlining our Autumn Spectacular show at The Howard Theatre in October, D.C. rock band Typefighter has kept relatively quiet. Many of the band’s...

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11 Things To Do This Weekend May 14-May 17

May 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Photo by Terrance Doyle THURSDAY, May 14 Live Band Punk Karaoke @ Black Cat. Doors 7:30pm/Tickets $15 Instead of seeing your favorite band play at Black Cat, you can actually perform right on the Mainstage this Thursday. The beloved 14th...

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Listening Session: Top 5 Shows This Week

May 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

For our handy playlist and guide to the best touring acts coming to D.C. this month, click here. Wednesday, May 13-The El Mansouris and Kokayi @ AMP [11810 Grand Park Avenue, North Bethesda, MD‎]. Show...

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Last week, the D.C. music community lost one of its own. Derek “House” Colquitt, manager and bassist for the influential D.C. go-go act Junkyard Band, was killed on Sunday in a motorcycle crash that also took the life...

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Prince is headed to Baltimore. The pop icon will perform this Sunday, May 10 at Royal Farms Arena for a show billed as the “Rally 4 Peace.” He’ll be joined by his band 3RDEYEGIRL along with several surprise guests....

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Listening Session: Top 5 Shows This Week

May 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Thursday, May 7-Clones for Clones, East Ghost, Wing Dam @ DC9. Show 8:30pm/$8 DOS only One of the most promising new groups to emerge over the last few years is D.C. rock quartet Clones of Clones. Recently,...

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