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September feels so far away, but that’s how long you’ll have to wait until Young The Giant, Cold War Kids and Joywave come to town this fall. Young the Giant is current on tour promoting...

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Aftering winning big at last Sunday’s Grammy Awards, Chance the Rapper has announced his big U.S. tour that kicks off in April. The tour will begin in San Diego before heading east towards the D.C....

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RDGLDGRN‘s (pronounced Red Gold Green) new single and video couldn’t have come at a better time. In response to the country’s current political and social climate, the Virginia trio made a powerful song and video...

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H.R. of legendary D.C. hardcore group Bad Brains is undergoing brain surgery on Feb. 21., according to Loudwire. For years, H.R. has been dealing with a rare medical disorder called SUNCT, which causes frequent, chronic headaches....

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May is already shaping up to be a busy month for live shows, with Real Estate being the latest group to announce a big show at 9:30 Club. The band announced a spring tour that’ll...

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Mac DeMarco is set to release his long-awaited follow-up to his 2014 album, Salad Days, this May. Today, he released two new songs from his forthcoming 13-track record, This Old Dog, along with tour dates...

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Sweetgreen Has Canceled Sweetlife Festival

January 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

As major music festivals begin to roll out their summer lineups, there’ll be one missing this year–salad chain Sweetgreen has axed its annual Sweetlife Festival. The Washington Post first reported the news. The event initially...

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If you’re free tonight, consider heading down to the MLK Library after work for a deep-dive discussion on the importance of art and activism in the age of Donald Trump. Panelists include Capital Fringe founder...

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Promotions company I.M.P.–which operates 9:30 Club, the Lincoln Theatre, Merriweather Post Pavilion and other local venues–has announced the name of its new music venue opening this fall–the Anthem. The Anthem will be a part of the...

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Heads up–the Pixies are coming back to D.C. this spring. The band announced their U.S. tour today that starts in April and runs until the end of May. Pixies will make a stop in D.C. on...

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Photos and video by Terrance Doyle Since last November, D.C. music venue and pizzeria Comet Ping Pong has been mercilessly harassed due to a completely-bogus conspiracy theory known as Pizzagate. After an armed gunman was arrested at the venue in...

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Here’s something to look forward to this spring: Slowdive will embark on a North American tour with Japanese Breakfast. There’s only a handful of dates set right now, but fortunately one of them includes a stop at...

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With the inauguration just a day away, there’s a lot of built up anxiety going into the weekend. But, here’s something that’ll lift your spirits a little–you can stream Priests’ new album ahead of its scheduled...

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The New Pornographers are set to tour the U.S. this spring, revealing a string of dates today that includes a stop at 9:30 Club on April 28. Waxahatchee will also join the band on all...

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In the wake of the upcoming administration, D.C. musicians have rallied together to show their support for organizations and non-profits in need. As thousands of people head to D.C. for the inauguration, the city’s music scene is showing its...

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D.C. Musicians Will March for Peace on MLK Day

January 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Leading up to the inauguration, many D.C. musicians have organized benefit concerts and peaceful marches to raise awareness for important causes. One of those events, the Peace and Power March, will take place on Martin Luther...

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