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Good news–D.C. Music Download is returning to the Smithsonian American Art Museum this year to co-present the D.C. music series Luce Unplugged! Bringing their emotive rock offerings to the museum on Thursday, Feb 23 is...

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Besides the talented musicians and fantastic venues that shape the city’s music scene, D.C.’s independent labels also serve a vital purpose here. Although it’s easier–now more than ever–to release music independently, record labels still remain...

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Ticket Giveaway: Tennis at 9:30 Club

February 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

It’s Wednesday, which means that it’s that time for another giveaway. This week, you’ve got a shot at winning tickets for you and a friend to see Tennis at 9:30 Club on March 19! Scroll...

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Perfume Genius has announced a U.S. tour in support of his (currently untitled) forthcoming album. The tour kicks off in Marfa, TX before making its way over to 9:30 Club on May 15. Spotify presale tickets go...

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Listening Session: Top 5 Shows This Week

February 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

These are the top five shows you shouldn’t miss this week. Tuesday, Feb 14–Aaron Abernathy @ Songbyrd. Show 8 p.m./Tickets $20 advance or $25 DOS For anyone who reads this column regularly, you’re probably more...

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With our forthcoming festival just under three weeks away, we’re proud to announce the official panelists and moderators who’ll be joining us for Sounds of the City next month! The four-day celebration will kickoff with...

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Sturgill Simpson has announced a new batch of U.S. tour dates that includes a stop at Columbia, MD’s Merriweather Post Pavilion on September 15. The tour will kickoff on March 4 at Florida’s Okeechobee Music...

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Besides 9:30 Club’s forthcoming music venue, the Anthem, there’s another new concert spot opening at the Wharf this fall from the owners of restaurant Cantina Marina. When it opens this Oct., the 4,000-square-foot Pearl Street Warehouse will...

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Ticket Giveaway: Big Gigantic @ Echostage

February 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

It’s Wednesday, which means that’s time for another giveaway. Big Gigantic is heading to Echostage on Friday, Feb. 17. Before the show, we’re giving away a pair of tickets to one lucky winner. Is that you?...

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Listening Session: Top 5 Shows This Week

February 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

These are the shows we’re looking forward to this week. Friday, Feb. 10–DISCO_VERY: A night of new Poetry, Prose, and Revelry @ Dew Drop Inn. Show 6 p.m./FREE Brookland bar Dew Drop Inn has been...

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Next month, we’re stoked to present our first festival, Sounds of the City. It’ll be a four-day, jam-packed event filled with panel discussions, workshops, interactive exhibits, expos and, of course, live music. The bands we’ve...

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Listening Session: Top 5 Shows This Week

January 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

These are the top 5 shows you should see this week Monday, Jan. 30–BRNDA, Redline Graffiti, Poppy Patica @ Dew Drop Inn. Show 8 p.m./$5-$10 donation Monday’s show at the Dew Drop Inn offers a...

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It’s been a rough week, but here’s something that’ll make you smile–a smooth cover of Solange’s “Cranes in the Sky” from legendary go-go group Backyard Band. “Cranes in the Sky,” from Solange’s latest album A Seat...

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Ticket Giveaway: Foxygen @ 9:30 Club

January 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Hello world! It’s Wednesday, which means that it’s time for another giveaway. This week, you can win two tickets to Foxygen‘s show at 9:30 Club–the group will make their way to the venue on March...

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After selling out last year’s festival, Broccoli City has announced this year’s initial lineup. Rae Sremmurd and Solange will headline the show, which will take place on May 6 at Gateway Pavilion in Congress Heights. 21...

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If you haven’t heard yet, we’re set to present our first festival this March called Sounds of the City. It’s a four-day celebration spotlighting D.C.’s creative community through live music, workshops, panels, networking events, interactive experiences and...

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