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Dreamcast is a 24-year-old singer-songwriter from D.C. who makes cerebral, soulful grooves that feel nostalgic yet refreshingly contemporary. Following the release of his single “Liquid Deep,” off of the seven-inch record of the same name,...

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Nearly one year since releasing their excellent self-titled debut EP, D.C. post-punk trio Flasher is back with new music. Today the band premiered their catchy single, “Winnie,” off their forthcoming seven-inch record that’ll drop on...

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Park Snakes

New Music: “Alien” by Park Snakes

February 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Noir rock trio Park Snakes are the latest addition to D.C. label BLIGHT’s ever-eclectic arsenal. Their eponymous debut EP consists of ten songs, with the first five being originals from the band and the last five...

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Editor’s Note: Leading up to Young Rapids’ dual record release/farewell show with The El Mansouris, DCMD will premiere tracks from the band’s EP in our new column, Peer Review. Featuring guest contributions from D.C. musicians, artists,...

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Editor’s Note: Leading up to Young Rapids’ dual record release/farewell show with The El Mansouris, DCMD will premiere tracks from the band’s EP in our new column, Peer Review. Featuring guest contributions from D.C. musicians, artists,...

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Editor’s Note: Leading up to Young Rapids’ dual record release/farewell show with The El Mansouris, DCMD will premiere tracks from the band’s EP in our new column, Peer Review. Featuring guest contributions from D.C. musicians, artists,...

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Editor’s Note: Leading up to Young Rapids’ dual record release/farewell show with The El Mansouris, DCMD will premiere tracks from the band’s EP in our new column, Peer Review. Featuring guest contributions from D.C. musicians, artists,...

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Editor’s Note: Leading up to Young Rapids’ dual record release/farewell show with The El Mansouris, DCMD will premiere tracks from the band’s EP in our new column, Peer Review. Featuring guest contributions from D.C. musicians, artists,...

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Editor’s Note: Leading up to Young Rapids’ dual record release/farewell show with The El Mansouris, DCMD will premiere tracks from the band’s EP in our new column, Peer Review. Featuring guest contributions from D.C. musicians, artists,...

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We’ve got only a few more weeks until Priests drops their debut album, and first release in three years, Nothing Feels Natural. Before that happens, the quartet has released the melodic title track from the record,...

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Photos by Terrance Doyle When I moved to D.C., I quickly added “see Thievery Corporation” on my must-do list. I heard from fans, both locals and transplants, how incredible their live shows were. Thursday night,...

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What probably is one of the best local collaborations of the year, D.C.’s own GoldLink and Shy Glizzy have teamed up for the smooth banger, “Crew.” With L.A.-by-way-of-Baltimore singer Brent Faiyaz supplying the hook, the...

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Following his big tour announcement yesterday, Brooklyn-by-way-of-Maryland emcee Oddisee has just dropped the lead single off his forthcoming album, The Iceberg. “Things,” which premiered on NPR today, features a bright, bouncy production that diverges from...

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Ever since The El Mansouris released their NPR Tiny Desk Contest audition video, we’ve been looking forward to a new single from the D.C. group. Finally, almost two years since they’ve released that video, the time has arrived. Their latest single,...

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Earlier this summer, Mary Ellen Funke and Lyell Evans Roeder of D.C. synth-pop band Tigers are Bad for Horses took a month-long songwriting hiatus and went to Chicago. As a way to fill their downtime, in...

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The last week has been an especially exciting time for D.C.’s music scene. First there was Priests who came through with news of a new album and song, and now power-rock trio Title Tracks has come...

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