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Duluth, Minnesota band Trampled by Turtles has an interesting dynamic with its fans. The five-member bluegrass/folk group can sell out venues like 9:30 Club in advance of the show, but still manage to appear accessible. I know this...

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Photos by Jinwoo Chong D.C. Americana band The North Country returned from their big tour last Friday to celebrate the release of their new album, There Is Nothing To Fear. Here’s what we captured:...

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Review: Lady Lamb @ Rock & Roll Hotel 4.9.15

April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Written by Emma Daniels Lady Lamb hasn’t quite shed her “before-times” name yet. When someone hollers, “I love you, Aly [Spaltro]” from the floor, it strikes me that it must be a process. And between person...

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Saturday night, weirdo-electronic producer and Baltimore resident Dan Deacon brought lights, joy and actual robotics to a wild, sold-out crowd at 9:30 Club. The veteran composer, who’s touring to promote his new album Gliss Riffer, has enjoyed a...

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Photos by Jinwoo Chong  Even before it started, the audience could tell that Delta Rae‘s show at 9:30 Club would be different this time around. Rather than the usual black box setup, the stage was...

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Relive the magic of last night’s Diarrhea Planet, Left & Right and Loud Boyz show at Black Cat.   Loud Boyz   Left & Right   Diarrhea Planet...

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Last night, we made our way to Black Cat to see Waxahatchee as she celebrated the release of her new album, Ivy Tripp. Here are some great shots from the night: Waxahatchee   Nox The...

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Photos by Iana Kozelsky We spent our Monday night at Comet Ping Pong with D.C.’s Witch Coast and The Black Sparks, featuring New York’s Big Ups. Here are a few shots we took from the...

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I’ve seen shows in dirty basements, cramped living rooms, the legendary 9:30 Club, outdoor amphitheaters, a cornfield in Illinois (shout out to Cornerstone Festival), and just about everywhere in-between. But one venue that’s seemingly always...

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Photos by Alex Schelldorf After postponing his Eclipse tour last fall, Twin Shadow made his way back to Black Cat on Monday night. It wasn’t the best performance we’ve seen from him, despite the fact that he delayed the...

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Photos by Jinwoo Chong Torche, Wrong, Jeff Carey and Black Clouds put on one hell of a show on Sunday night at DC9. Here’s what we saw:      ...

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“When you get back home, write a letter to your parents thanking them, because they’re paying a looootttt of money for us to be here.” Friday night, the ferocious duo known as Run the Jewels...

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Three bands— openers Chappo and On an On with headliner Big Data— played a show at Black Cat that left a lot to be desired. Chappo opened the night with a batch of upbeat songs. Lead singer...

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Get out of that Monday slump by streaming two new albums from Waxahatchee and Toro y Moi before they come to D.C. next month. Chaz Bundick, also known as Toro y Moi, will release his highly anticipated album What...

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Photos: Lieutenant @ Black Cat 3.26.15

March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Photos by Jinwoo Chong Nate Mendel returned to Black Cat last night, but this time around the Foo Fighters bassist showed-off his new project, Lieutenant. Here are our shots from the show!...

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