Concert Review: Deep Sea Diver @ 9:30 Club (10/2/19)

Deep Sea Diver
Jessica Dobson of Deep Sea Diver (Photo from FB @thisisdeepseadiver)

I trust you arrived early to Joesph’s show at the 9:30 Club on October 2nd, and caught Seattle’s Deep Sea Diver. They are a very good rock band, and  are the main reason I trekked over to the Shaw neighborhood on a Wednesday night. I did enjoy the powerful harmonies of Joseph, but I wasn’t as familiar with them.

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Concert Review: The Regrettes @ U Street Music Hall (10/1/19)

The Regrettes
The Regrettes (Photo from FB @regrettes)

The Regrettes came through DC and killed their great punk and garage rock set for the super-packed, sold out U Street Music Hall on October 1st. A mightly fine way to kick off October and the Fall season.

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Concert Review: Band of Skulls @ 9:30 Club (9/19/19)

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Emma Richardson and Russell Marsden of Band of Skulls (Photo from FB @bandofskulls)

You’re not pretty, but you got it goin’ on.

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Concert Review: MARINA @ The Anthem (9/18/19)

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Marina Diamandis (Photo from FB @marinadiamandis)

If you’re looking for style and flourish and incredible electropop songs, the first place you should have looked was Marina’s superb concert at The Anthem on September 18th. I know many of you didn’t look hard enough, because the show was not a sell out, but it easily should have been.

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Concert Review: Bleached @ U Street Music Hall (9/17/19)

Bleached
Bleached (Photo Credit: Nicky Giraffe)

Bleached, the LA punk pop band, came to our fair city to crush an excellent show at U Street Music Hall on September 17th.

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Concert Review: Phantogram @ The Anthem (9/6/19)

Phantogram
Phantogram (Photo Courtesy of Paradigm Agency)

Phantogram brought all the moods to The Anthem on September 6th, from dance to vulnerability to happiness to despair, all in one epic show!

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Concert Review: Alex Lahey @ U Street Music Hall (8/22/19)

Alex Lahey
Alex Lahey (Photo from FB @alexlaheymusic)

“I always come to DC on my tours. You have a proper Capitol city. Have you ever heard of Canberra?’ – Alex Lahey

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Concert Review: Faye Webster @ DC9 (6/27/19)

Faye Webster's Atlanta Millionaires Club
Artwork of Faye Webster’s Atlanta Millionaires Club (Photo courtesy of Pitch Perfect PR)

Yo-yo tricks, pigeon stories, and folk music, all in one show!

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Concert Review: Daddy Long Legs @ Hill Country Live DC (6/22/19)

Daddy Long Legs
Daddy Longs Legs (Photo from FB @officialdaddylonglegs)

Daddy Longs Legs are legit!

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Concert Review: Kim Petras @ The Fillmore Silver Spring (6/15/19)

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Kim Petras performing in DC on June 10, 2018 (Photo from Flickr User: Ted Eytan)

‘I love you so much!’ – Kim Petras

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Concert Review: Walk Off The Earth @ The Fillmore Silver Spring (5/29/19)

Walk Off the Earth
Walk Off The Earth (Photo from FB @walkofftheearth)

Walk Off The Earth wants to entertain you.

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Concert Review: Anna of the North @ U Street Music Hall (4/21/19)

Anna Lotterud (Photo Credit: Jonathan Vivaas Kise)
Anna Lotterud (Photo Credit: Jonathan Vivaas Kise)

Life will work out well if you spend all your Easter Sunday’s with Norwegians.

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Concert Review: The Wild Reeds @ U Street Music Hall (4/16/19)

The Wild Reeds
The Wild Reeds (Photo Credit: Pooneh Ghana)

The Wild Reeds gave the ‘craziest city to perform in’ a night of soothing folk harmonies and a spirited show worthy of DC. For an unassuming Tuesday night, this performance now ranks up there among the best concerts thus far in 2019.

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Concert Review: Karen Jonas @ Pearl Street Warehouse (3/31/2019)

Karen Jonas with Tim Bray
Karen Jonas with Tim Bray (Photo Credit: Jim Williams Photography)

Karen Jonas, with her guitar and winning voice, along with her 4-piece band gave the Pearl Street Warehouse crowd a fun night of ‘learning to like country music’, as she opened for Nashville singer-songwriter Lilly Hiatt. Tim Bray also joins Karen for her sets, emoting and jamming and generally appearing to have a splendid time playing the guitar.

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