Emily Haines (Photo from FB @EmilyHaines)
Emily Haines’ performance for the DC denizens proved to be a captivating, yet subdued and introspective affair.
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Alex Lahey (Photo from FB @alexlaheymusic; Photo Credit: Giulia Giannini McGauran)
Fresh off her performance on Late Night with Seth Myers, Alex Lahey gave DC9 a welcome taste of rock and roll.
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Silversun Pickups at the 9:30 Club on November 14th (Photo from FB @silversunpickups, Credit: Citizen Kane Wayne)
Don’t hit the panic switch, Silversun Pickups returned to DC in glorious form!
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The Lone Bellow (Photo from FB @TheLoneBellow)
The Lone Bellow gave an all kinds of emotional performance for the sold out 9:30 Club concert goers on Friday, November 10th.
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The Head And The Heart (Photo from Instagram @baileygriffith)
The Head and the Heart end their Signs of Light tour in DC as the Anthem continues it’s early run of big names.
Continue reading “Concert Review: The Head And The Heart @ The Anthem (10/27/17)”
Yumi Zouma (Photo Credit: Aaron Lee)
Electropop at its dreamiest, Yumi Zouma gave the DC faithful a memorable show!
Continue reading “Concert Review: Yumi Zouma @ U Street Music Hall (10/24/17)”
All Things Go Fall Classic 2017 (Photo Credit: Doug Van Sant)
Foster the People and Bleachers rocked DC at the 2017 All Things Go Fall Classic!
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Molly Rankin of Alvvays at Treefort Music Fest 2017 (Photo Credit: ChristinaBirkinbine 2605)
Alvvays lit up the Rock and Roll Hotel with waves of luminous and crowd-pleasing dream pop on Saturday, October 7th.
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Alex Cameron @ Songbyrd Music House
DC’s Songbyrd is the right venue for certain artists at certain points in their careers. Alex Cameron was that artist at that point on Monday night. Ascendant; playing to a packed room of people who knew the words to the hits and the anti-hits, songs from the new album and the old; and who were in thrall to his dance moves, his character-based glare, and his and Roy’s “pretty mean posse”.
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Mandolin Orange (Photo from FB @MandolinOrange)
As we waited in anticipation,
instruments sat quietly alone on the backlit 9:30 Club stage. Just the basics for folk artists. A drum set, a cello, three guitars and a banjo.
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Broken Social Scene @ 9:30 Club on 9/20 (Photo from FB, Photo Credit: jschu83)
When you’ve got it, flaunt it!
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Gordi (Photo From FB @music.Gordi)
Gordi, or if you like real names – Sophie Payten, played a heartfelt show for the Songbyrd crowd.
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HAERTS @ 9:30 Club on Aug.4th (Photo from band’s FB; Credit: @williamaubreyreynolds)
HAERTS were on fire in DC!
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Wild Rivers in New York on July 12, 2017 (Photo Credit: FB @wildriversband)
Where were you on Bastille Day? Some people were making beautiful music at the Songbyrd Music House.
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Rooney (Photo Credit: http://www.rooneymusic.com/)
After a bit of a hiatus, Rooney is back in fine form – making new music and touring. The Rock and Roll Hotel was ready!
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Patty and Dwight of The Wind + The Wave (Photo by Alexandra Valenti)
The Wind + The Wave, by way of Austin, Texas, gave the eager crowd at DC9 an evening of witty banter and a truckload of Americana indie-rock songs.
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