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Photos by Nubbs After an excellent performance at Smithsonian’s Hirshhorn Museum last year, Zola Jesus returned to D.C. on a cold and rainy night to perform at Black Cat with L.A.’s Deradoorian. If you missed the...

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Photos by Clarissa Villondo On Monday night, nostalgic pop-punk lovers and former emo kids were treated to a show ten years in the making by Motion City Soundtrack, when the group’s Commit This To Memory...

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It isn’t often that a crowd gathers on a Sunday night at U Street Music Hall to catch a couple rock bands shred. The bill was stacked with local artists and this show truly was designed to bring four close-knit...

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Missed Hamilton Leithauser and Bully at U Street Music Hall last Friday? Here’s what we captured from the night:...

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On Friday night, Wanted Man walked onto the stage of Rock and Roll hotel to a few islands of people scattered across the blue-lit concert hall. They were the first of three D.C. bands that would play...

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Photos by Albert Jiang Dr. Dog’s last visit to the 9:30 Club was in May 2014, when they sold out two back-to-back nights. This time around, the band returned to promote their live album Live At...

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Photos by Alex Schelldorf Last Saturday activist group Positive Force DC hosted a benefit for net neutrality at St. Stephen’s Church. Overall, the event was a huge success and raised over $1,700 for Free Press. D.C.’s own The...

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Photos by Alex Schelldorf One of the most dynamic D.C. acts to watch live, Loud Boyz, celebrated the release of a seven-inch record on Saturday night with rock quartet Shark Week. If you missed the show,...

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Justin Trawick brought back his popular music series, The 9, to 9:30 Club last night for another successful show. The massive lineup included The Sweater Set, Margot MacDonald, Lauren Calve, Shane Gamble, Jason Masi, Bryan Russo,...

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New Year’s Eve shows are always a blast at IOTA, and The Fire Tonight, The Cowards Choir and The Beanstalk Library all played epic sets to bring in the New Year. The room was packed, with...

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Holy Ghost! and Brett joined forces for a fun, electronic pre-New Year’s Eve show last Tuesday.  Opener Brett was the perfect band to begin the concert. Lead singer Mick Coogan showed off his funky and infectious dance...

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Photos by Justin Rodgers Baby Jargo. Baby Jeebus. Jesus Crisp. Newborn boy Jizmas. Baby, baby, boy Jervis. These were only a few of the names Some Souls Church used to address their Christmas story’s main...

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All photos by Albert Jiang...

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Young Rapids rung in the holiday season with a big party at Columbia Heights’ The Pinch. Joining them were NYC’s Friend Roulette, Tiny Hazard and D.C.’s Dave Klinger, who played an amazing set with Kenny...

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A frequent visitor to the District, Cymbals Eat Guitars, joined Alex G and Maryland’s own Ricky Eat Acid at DC9 on Wednesday. Here’s what we captured:  ...

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An anxious crowd filled the backstage of Black Cat on Tuesday night to see hometown heroes, East Coast travelers and distant out-of-towners. D.C.’s own Paperhaus kicked-off the evening with their upbeat rock and even showcased a couple singles off their upcoming...

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