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Last Thursday, I made my way past security, through a revolving iron door and down a path to one of the most intimate venues I’ve been to in Washington: the British Embassy. As I walked...

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Years ago, you could’ve called the group of musician that made up last week’s show “misfits.” PWR BTTM’s lovable queer pop punk, Bellows emotive, Brooklyn rock, Lisa Prank’s self-deprecating jangle and Alain Ginsberg’s piercing spoken word on...

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When Mitski was in town earlier this year, I had only just started getting into her music and sadly missed the chance to see her live. This time around I was more prepared and got...

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Photos: Wet and Demo Taped @ 9:30 Club 11.17.16

November 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

What we saw at Wet and Demo Taped‘s show at 9:30 Club on Thursday night Wet Demo Taped...

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What we saw at The Naked and Famous, XYLØ and The Chain Gang of 1974’s show at Lincoln Theatre on Tuesday, by Christina Nguyen   The Naked and Famous XYLØ   The Chain Gang of 1974...

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Photos: Good Charlotte @ Echostage 11.15.16

November 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

What we saw at Good Charlotte‘s show at Echostage on Tuesday, by Krystina Gabrielle...

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George Clinton and Parliament-Funkadelic have announced their “Mardi Gras Madness” tour for 2017. The group will kick off their 10-stop tour on Feb. 16 in Pittsburgh and stop at D.C.’s Howard Theatre a few weeks after, on...

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Celebrating 15 years together as a band, MewithoutYou have been touring across the country to mark their special milestone. Their last stop was at D.C.’s Black Cat this past Saturday, where they performed with openers...

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On Monday night, the at-capacity crowd at Dew Drop Inn witnessed many musical contrasts and emotional spectrums. The show, Weyes Blood with D.C.’s Cigarette and Br’er, was originally scheduled to take place at the DIY venue...

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As an escape from all the election madness this week, we went to see Grouplove, Muna and Dilly Dally‘s show at Echostage on Wednesday. Check out this gorgeous photo gallery shot by Anna Moneymaker: Grouplove...

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Photos: Halfnoise @ DC9 11.9.16

November 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

The scene at Halfnoise’s show at DC9 on Wednesday night, by Krystina Gabrielle.  ...

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Photos by Justin Rodgers Tegan and Sara’s show at 9:30 Club Sunday night was the first time I viewed a concert from the perspective of performance art. Influenced by my afternoon at the Hirshhorn viewing Icelandic...

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Photos by Krystina Gabrielle I got into Baltimore band Wye Oak earlier this year, when they blew me away with their performance at Rock and Roll Hotel. My love for Wye Oak led me to see...

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Photos by Krystina Gabrielle Last December, I saw Foals for the first time at the Lincoln Theatre. I remember wondering how I would dance in a venue with permanent seats. Lead vocalist Yannis Philippakis tried...

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Photos by Matthias Martin I fell in love with Big Thief after hearing their debut album, Masterpiece, and watching them perform at Rock and Roll Hotel a few months ago. Since then, they’ve been touring pretty extensively,...

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Photos: Halloween Circus @ Black Cat 10.28.16

November 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Friday, D.C. musician Jonny Grave brought his gigantic Halloween Circus bash back to Black Cat’s Mainstage. There was burlesque from Cherie Sweetbottom and Danny Cavalier, music by Color Palette, Aztec Sun and Grave with...

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