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TV On The Radio at 930 Club 10.16.14-12

Review: TV on the Radio @ 9:30 Club 11.16.14

November 18, 2014 | 1 Comments

Photos by Albert Jiang The death of Gerard Smith could have logically signaled the end of TV on the Radio. Smith’s death—nine days after the release of the band’s fourth and penultimate album, Nine Types...

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Review: GEMS @ U Street Music Hall 11.13.14

November 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Photos by Matthew Brazier  Slow and steady always wins the race, or at least that’s the approach that GEMS has taken with its promising career. The duo made its official debut last year with the EP Medusa, which garnered...

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During the Waxahatchee show at the Howard Theatre on Saturday night, there was a level of cooperation normally unseen between the performing acts. A total of four musicians walked onto the stage that night, comprising...

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Beach Fossils, The Sea Life and Baby Bry Bry & The Apologists played a sold out show at Rock and Roll Hotel over the weekend. If you weren’t one of the lucky souls to cop a...

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Photos by Katherine Small Pop-infused garage rock with a dash of grunge descended on Black Cat Saturday night for a showcase that featured up-and-comers, established acts and bands with hotly-anticipated album releases. Mozes and The Firstborn...

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Photos by Alley Gibson Missed Derek Evry’s Halloween throwdown at IOTA Club last Friday? Here’s what we captured from the night. Editor’s Note: Dig the awesomely random panda in the fourth picture down....

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Listening Session: Top 5 Shows This Week

November 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tuesday, November 4-Annabel, Kitten Forever, Atlas At Last, The Obsessives @ The Dougout [1498 Douglas Street NE]. Show 8pm/$5 suggested donation After you vote on Tuesday, make your way down to The Dougout for a...

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Photos by John-Paul Zajackowski Each year, singer-songwriter Jonny Grave throws D.C.’s best Halloween party at Black Cat. Complete with great music, burlesque, sideshow performances and a special appearance from the fine folks at Church Night,...

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Rising D.C. acts Furniteur and Laughing Man performed last Friday at the Smithsonian American Art Museum. If you missed this great show, here are some of our shots from the evening:...

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Review: Cold War Kids @ 9:30 Club 10.24.14

October 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Photos by John-Paul Zajackowski Selling out its show at 9:30 Club last Friday is evidence that Cold War Kids has come a long way since their major label debut in 2006. The Long Beach, California-based band showcased songs...

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Review: RDGLDGRN @ 9:30 Club 10.23.14

October 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

RDGLDGRN turned their show into a high-energy jam session at the 9:30 Club last Thursday night. Members Red, Gold and Green kept the lively atmosphere going as the band’s dynamic performance fed off the crowd’s...

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Review: Slowdive @ 9:30 Club 10.22.14

October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

This year has been a happy period for fans of Slowdive, the legendary English band whose music is considered to be a classic within the shoegaze genre (although Rachel Goswell, one of the lead vocalists, has expressed...

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Photos: Cloud Nothings @ 9:30 Club

October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Photos: Ex Hex and Speedy Ortiz @ Black Cat

October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Photos by Albert Jiang On paper, the match-up of O’Brother and Minus the Bear seemed odd. O’Brother is a sludgy, post-metal band. Minus the Bear is all jingly and jangly, rhythmic and pop-y. Those sounds...

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St. Paul and the Broken Bones took the stage at the 9:30 Club this past Thursday night (September 17), with Detroit’s Jessica Hernandez and the Deltas opening the show. Hernandez warmed the crowd up with...

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