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FSOTW: April 14 FSOTW: April 7 FSOTW: March 31 FSOTW: March 24 FSOTW: March 17

FSOTW: April 14

Featured Shows of the Week! April 14 Monday April 14 2014 London Grammar @ 9:30 Club “London Grammar account for every slippery string, vocal echo, ultrasound heartbeat,

FSOTW: April 7

Featured Shows of the Week! April 7 Tuesday April 8 2014 James Vincent McMorrow @ 6th and I Irish singer-songwriter James Vincent McMorrow’s acclaimed debut album, Early

FSOTW: March 31

Featured Shows of the Week! March 31 Monday March 31 2014 Grouplove w/ MS MR and Smallpools @ Rock and Roll Hotel Since forming in 2009, LA-based

FSOTW: March 24

Featured Shows of the Week! March 24 Monday March 24 2014 Warpaint  @ Black Cat Warpaint weave intricate guitar lines, hypnotic vocals and driving post punk

FSOTW: March 17

Featured Shows of the Week! March 17 Tuesday March 18 2014 the Internet  @ 6th and I The Internet is a soul band created by producer

FSOTW: April 14

FSOTW: April 14

Featured Shows of the Week! April 14 Monday April 14 2014 London Grammar @ 9:30 Club “London Grammar account for every slippery string, vocal echo, ultrasound heartbeat, and wordless, holy vocal peal on ‘Metal and Rust,’ the second in a so-far immaculate [...]

April 14, 2014 DC Live, events, Featured Shows of the Week, News
The Sounds w/ Blondfire and Ghost Beach at 9:30 Club

The Sounds w/ Blondfire and Ghost Beach at 9:30 Club

Blondes taking over 9:30 Club. The Sounds have finally made their way back to DC since their last visit in 2011 by support of the last record Something to Die For. Now they are back with a brand new record, Weekend, one [...]

April 14, 2014 DC Live, events, News
FSOTW: April 7

FSOTW: April 7

Featured Shows of the Week! April 7 Tuesday April 8 2014 James Vincent McMorrow @ 6th and I Irish singer-songwriter James Vincent McMorrow’s acclaimed debut album, Early in the Morning, reached number 1, went platinum and picked up a Choice Music Prize [...]

April 8, 2014 DC Live, events, Featured Shows of the Week, News
FSOTW: March 31

FSOTW: March 31

Featured Shows of the Week! March 31 Monday March 31 2014 Grouplove w/ MS MR and Smallpools @ Rock and Roll Hotel Since forming in 2009, LA-based indie band Grouplove has quickly become one of music’s most exhilarating young acts. By the [...]

March 31, 2014 DC Live, events, Featured Shows of the Week, News
Typhoon w/ Lady Lamb the Beekeeper and Wild Ones at 9:30 Club

Typhoon w/ Lady Lamb the Beekeeper and Wild Ones at 9:30 Club

After seeing them quite a couple of times on smaller stages like Rock N Roll Hotel and Sixth and I, Portland’s Typhoon finally came to DC to headline on a stage that can fit all of it’s members with extra [...]

March 28, 2014 DC Live, events, News
FSOTW: March 24

FSOTW: March 24

Featured Shows of the Week! March 24 Monday March 24 2014 Warpaint  @ Black Cat Warpaint weave intricate guitar lines, hypnotic vocals and driving post punk rhythms into gorgeous, sprawling songs that skirt the line between psychedelia and intimacy. Both live [...]

March 24, 2014 DC Live, events, News
Graham Colton and Cumulus at Jammin’ Java

Graham Colton and Cumulus at Jammin’ Java

Graham Colton and Cumulus stopped by Jammin’ Java a couple weeks ago for a sweet night of music for the Vienna crowd and we were there to snap some pics! Thanks to our friend JPZ for shooting! Cumulus Graham Colton [...]

March 24, 2014 DC Live, events, News
FSOTW: March 17

FSOTW: March 17

Featured Shows of the Week! March 17 Tuesday March 18 2014 the Internet  @ 6th and I The Internet is a soul band created by producer Matt Martians and lead vocalist Syd “The Kyd” of Odd Future. The two met via [...]

March 18, 2014 DC Live, events, Featured Shows of the Week, News
Track of the Day: Slow Club – Tears of Joy

Track of the Day: Slow Club – Tears of Joy

Had the pleasure of seeing the UK pop duo, Slow Club, when they hit the states a couple years ago. Now they’re back with their new track “Tears of Joy” from their upcoming third record, hopefully due out sometime this [...]

March 5, 2014 in our ears, News
FSOTW: February 17

FSOTW: February 17

Featured Shows of the Week! February 17 Monday February 17 2014 Earl Sweatshirt @ 9:30 Club Thebe Neruda Kgositsile, better known by his stage name Earl Sweatshirt, is an American rapper and member of the Los Angeles based hip hop collective Odd [...]

February 17, 2014 DC Live, events, Featured Shows of the Week
Walk Off The Earth at The Fillmore Silver Spring

Walk Off The Earth at The Fillmore Silver Spring

The Fillmore Silver Spring was sold out last Saturday and rightfully so as Walk Off The Earth took massive control of the strage, receiving just as much energy from the crowd as they gave out. I went into the show blind, [...]

February 5, 2014 DC Live, events, News
FSOTW: February 3

FSOTW: February 3

Featured Shows of the Week! February 3 Tuesday February 4 2014 The Wild Feathers @ U Street Music Hall Long before it got broken up into a million sub-genres, rock & roll was just rock & roll. Pure, true, organic. [...]

February 4, 2014 DC Live, events, Featured Shows of the Week
FSOTW: January 27

FSOTW: January 27

Featured Shows of the Week! January 27 Monday January 27 2014 Brandon Boyd and Sons of the Sea @ 9:30 Club Sons of the Sea is the quintessential Brandon Boyd record—an introspective, eclectic collection from the artist, author, activist, environmentalist [...]

January 27, 2014 events, Featured Shows of the Week, News
Olivia Mancini & the Mates w/ Who Needs A Pulse and The Walking Sticks at Black Cat

Olivia Mancini & the Mates w/ Who Needs A Pulse and The Walking Sticks at Black Cat

It was love for the local bands last Saturday night as our pals, Olivia Mancini & the Mates, played a fantastic set as they headlined the Black Cat with other DC favorites Who Needs A Pulse and The Walking Sticks. [...]

January 21, 2014 DC Live, events, News, Uncategorized
FSOTW: January 20

FSOTW: January 20

Featured Shows of the Week! January 20 Wednesday January 22 2014 Phosphorescent w/ Caveman @ 9:30 Club Nearly three years on from his breakthrough album Here’s To Taking It Easy, Phosphorescent returns to the fray with his most stunning record [...]

January 20, 2014 DC Live, events, Featured Shows of the Week, News
FSOTW: January 13

FSOTW: January 13

Featured Shows of the Week! January 13 Monday January 13 2014 Bombay Royale @ Kennedy Center Millennium Stage The magic and mayhem of vintage Bollywood collides in spectacular fashion with a dizzying blend of Tarantino-esque surf, wild disco, flamboyant theatrics, [...]

January 13, 2014 DC Live, events, Featured Shows of the Week, News
The Speaks & Crash Boom Bang at 9:30 Club

The Speaks & Crash Boom Bang at 9:30 Club

Local favorites, The Speaks, got back together for a reunion show last Friday night, benefiting the victims of Typhoon Haiyan. And, you know, bringing in the new year with a bang too. All the members throughout the band’s history, yes [...]

January 7, 2014 DC Live, events, News
FSOTW: December 30

FSOTW: December 30

Featured Shows of the Week! December 30 Monday December 30 2013 Black Alley @ Rams Head Center Stage For more than five years now, BLACK ALLEY has been pushing the art of music to its rhythmic limits. Determined to create [...]

December 30, 2013 DC Live, events, Featured Shows of the Week