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Pictured above: Priests are the masterminds behind independent label Sister Polygon Records. Photo by Krystina Gabrielle National attention to D.C.’s rock scene has intensified in recent years, with local acts like Snail Mail, Priests and Flasher...

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Katie Crutchfield, the mind behind Waxahatchee, showed off her artistic and lyrical intellect on stage for the first of two sold-out shows. The no-frills set started out with “Breathless,” the sole backing bandmate using a vibrating...

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After catching eyes and ears at SXSW, Big Thief and Snail Mail met up with Palehound for one of the best tour lineups of the year. Saturday night at Songbyrd, the three talented bands played...

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Prolific producer, DJ and U Street Music Hall co-owner Will Eastman has been a key fixture in the D.C. music scene for over two decades, but it wasn’t until this year that he released his first solo LP,...

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Devendra Banhart

Review: Devendra Banhart @ Sixth & I 3.15.17

March 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

Photo by Jon Beasley and Isabelle Albuquerque In the Sixth & I Sanctuary, Devendra Banhart fans packed into pews to hear tracks from last fall’s Ape in Pink Marble. The rich colors of the lighting,...

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Photos by Anna Moneymaker Three nights after Flaming Lips brought their awe-inspiring presence to D.C., confetti was still falling down from the ceiling onto Los Campesinos! band members at the 9:30 Club. Thursday’s Los Campesinos!...

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Photos by Anna Moneymaker  The night fell just short of a party, uninspired and distorted guitar melodies slipping into usually vibrant tracks as the draining tour got the best of Potty Mouth. Abby Weems herself...

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Photos by Mark Hoelscher for DCMD  My D.C. is a new interview and portrait series on DCMD where some of our favorite D.C. artists take us to their favorite local spots, share more insight into their...

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StrongerSex01

My DC: A Conversation With Stronger Sex

February 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

Photos by Mark Hoelscher for DCMD  My D.C. is a new interview and portrait series on DCMD where some of our favorite D.C. artists take us to their favorite local spots, share more insight into their artistry...

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Jules01

My DC: A Conversation with Den-Mate

February 23, 2017 | 1 Comments

Photos by Mark Hoelscher for DCMD  My D.C. is a new interview and portrait series on DCMD where some of our favorite D.C. artists take us to their favorite local spots, share more insight into their artistry...

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The foundation for Ace Cosgrove‘s success lies in his ability to eschew trends and forge his own musical path. But, when it comes to his personal life, Cosgrove admits that he tends to stay within his comfort...

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Photos by Terrance Doyle On a Monday night, the last day of their two-week tour, Parquet Courts squeezed out the remaining bit of energy they had left for their 9:30 Club show. Guitarist and vocalist Austin...

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At the start of the new year, I interviewed The El Mansouris about their upcoming self-titled album. The group of six, who include Alex Braden on guitar, vocalists Fiona Kohrman and Margot MacDonald, Drew Hagelin on...

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