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A house party atmosphere with a nightclub feel–there aren’t many events in town that offer a vibe like it, but a new music series promises to bring just that. LEVITATE is the brainchild of local DJ and producer TKS (the...

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After catching eyes and ears at SXSW, Big Thief and Snail Mail met up with Palehound for one of the best tour lineups of the year. Saturday night at Songbyrd, the three talented bands played...

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Photos by Danny Kim and Sarah Turner One of the highlights of this weekend’s Sounds of the City Festival was the first-ever D.C. Record Label Expo, featuring over a dozen of the city’s best labels....

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My DC: A Conversation with Den-Mate

February 23, 2017 | 1 Comments

Photos by Mark Hoelscher for DCMD  My D.C. is a new interview and portrait series on DCMD where some of our favorite D.C. artists take us to their favorite local spots, share more insight into their artistry...

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A fixture in D.C.’s music scene for some time, Greenland is capping off 2016 with an excellent new record, Shitty Fiction. Among other exciting news, the group will be performing at Songbyrd tonight in celebration of...

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For the diehard Wilco fans anxious to get their hands on the band’s forthcoming album, Schmilco, consider heading to Songbyrd on Sept. 6. The venue will host a listening party for the new record just before its release...

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Amalgamating bossa nova and psychedelic pop, The Galaxy Electric‘s sound is best described by the band as ‘the music of your retro-futuristic dreams.’ After meeting at a party in DC over ten years ago, Jacqueline Caruso and Augustus...

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Photos: The DCMD Salon @ Songbyrd 4.14.16

April 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

By Terrance Doyle and Miranda Hontz On Thursday, we brought together some of our favorite D.C. artists for a new show experience called The DCMD Salon. The night was filled with fantastic live music, mini...

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A Guide to Record Store Day 2016 in D.C.

April 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, record stores across the country will take part in Record Store Day, an annual quasi-holiday that is overlooked by many, but cherished by some committed music lovers. While some vinyl collectors argue for...

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Listening Session: Top 5 Shows This Week

April 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

The top five local shows you should know this week, plus other cool events to check out around town. Monday, April 11–Princess Reason, Hovvdy, Tall Friend, Jauze @ Above the Bayou. Show 7:30 p.m./Donations The...

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Listening Session: Top 5 Shows This Week

April 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

Monday, April 4–Jay IDK, Cicero, Kasey Jones, K.A.A.N, Tyler Wrighteous @ DC9. Show 9 p.m./Tickets $10 advance or $12 DOS DC9 has invited five emerging names in the D.C. hip hop scene to take the...

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Listening Session: Top 5 Shows This Week

February 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

The top five local shows of the week, plus a short-hand list of other cool events happening around town Thursday, March 3–Color Palette @ the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Show 5:30 p.m./FREE Got any plans this...

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Listening Session: Top 5 Shows This Week

February 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Thursday, February 25–Den-Mate, Sitcom, Witch Coast @ Black Cat. Doors 7:30 p.m./Tickets $10 Babe City Records’ artist Den-Mate made our 2015 Artists to Watch list, due in part to her high-energy live show that instantly...

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Listening Session: Top 5 Shows This Week

February 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

The top five local shows this week, plus a short-hand list of other cool events Friday, February 19–Priests, Janel and Anthony, Adriana-Lucia Cotes, Escape-ism @ Union Arts. Show 8:30 p.m./Donations Union Arts’ redevelopment is one of...

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Listening Session: Top 5 Shows This Week

February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

The top five local shows this week, plus a short-hand list of other cool events Tuesday, February 2–BRNDA, High Waisted, Joy Buttons @ Dead Kennedy Center. Show 7 p.m./Donations It seems like these days a...

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Photos by Luke Andahazy D.C. Music Entrepreneurs is a series where we profile local entrepreneurs who have turned their love of music into a successful full-time business. Know someone we should interview? Email us at...

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