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D.C./NYC electronic duo Astra Via had been keeping a low profile this year, but yesterday Olivia Mancini and Jarrett Nicolay finally released a new EP via record label Aerobic International. SUPERBESTLUCKYSONGS is Astra Via’s follow-up to their 2013...

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Listening Session: Top 5 Shows This Week

December 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

One friendly housekeeping note: If you missed it last week, tickets just went on sale for our three year anniversary show at 9:30 Club. Make sure to get on it before we sell out again!...

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This fall, D.C.’s guitar virtuoso Anthony Pirog released his masterful debut album that’s widely considered to be one of the best records of 2014. One of the standout tracks on Palo Colorado Dream is the avant-garde number “Threshold,” and today...

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Listening Session: Top 5 Shows This Week

December 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Thursday, December 11-Young Rapids, Friend Roulette, Tiny Hazard and Dave Klinger @ The Pinch. Show 8:30pm/Cover $7 Did you miss the epic holiday party that Young Rapids threw last year at The Dunes? If you...

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D.C. electronic act Bluebrain has been a longtime staple to D.C.’s creative scene, finding success not only in music, but also through art. Earlier this year, brothers Hays and Ryan Holladay co-curated the successful Fermata...

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Want To Play A Tiny Desk Concert?

December 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ever dreamed of having your own Tiny Desk Concert? NPR is holding a contest to find one talented musician or band to perform at the coveted Tiny Desk Concert series. Here’s what you need to...

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Listening Session: Top 5 Shows This Week

December 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Thursday, December 4-The Dig, The Sea Life, Pree @ Black Cat. Doors 8pm/Tickets $10 Joining Brooklyn’s The Dig at Black Cat’s backstage on Thursday are two D.C. gems, The Sea Life and Pree. Both bands...

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This year’s inaugural Funk Parade was a huge success, and now the organizers of the massive, all-day festival are ready to bring it back next year. The event relies heavily on the work of volunteers. If...

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Happy Thanksgiving!

November 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

We’re taking our usual Thanksgiving break to enjoy the holidays, but we’ll be back next Monday, December 1 with more cool stuff to share! The Go-Go’s – Vacation from Dan Hunter on Vimeo....

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Photos by Iana Kozelsky DC9 was close to max capacity on Saturday night, and that was even before the second band came onstage. First up was R&B group Gully Waters, a new band that has emerged...

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Starting this week, Black Cat will become more than just a great spot to see a live show. The prominent 14th Street venue will also be a prime destination for arcade games. The new games will be housed...

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Listening Session: Top 5 Shows This Week

November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Wednesday, November 26-Moombahton Massive XL @ U Street Music Hall. Show 9pm/Tickets $10 Moonbahton Massive, one of U Hall’s best dance nights, will celebrate its four year anniversary on Thanksgiving Eve. The all-star lineup includes Moombahton...

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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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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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New Music: Lowercase Letters’ Self-Titled Album

November 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s been a very busy November for new music releases, but one record that seems to shine from the pack is Lowercase Letters‘ self-titled album. The talented six-piece band has been active in the D.C. scene for...

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Support some rad bands and also help a great cause at the same time: D.C. stalwarts Deleted Scenes, The Caribbean, and Tereu Tereu have remixed each other’s songs for a special project, and proceeds from the...

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