Concert Pick: Hannah Jaye and the Hideaways @ Instagram & Facebook Live (3/24/20)

(Photo Credit: Dylan Singleton Photography)

Another local band will perform a virtual concert!

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Concert Review: Yumi Zouma @ DC9 (3/12/20)

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Yumi Zouma (Photo from: Aaron Lee)

‘This is a very special show! Christie, do you want to tell them why?” – Josh Burgess of Yumi Zouma

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Help Local Businesses/Staff During Coronavirus: Breweries and Concert Venues

Here is a list of ways to help DC’s music venues and breweries.

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Worst Closures on H Street NE (Ranked)

A concert at Rock and Roll Hotel (Courtney Marie Andrews – 9/20/18) (Photo Credit: Jeremy Bailey)

Restaurants and bars come and go, which is too bad, as many turn into our favorite places to hang out. Let’s look at some of the least desirable closings on H Street NE in the past 10 years.

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Concert Review: Silversun Pickups @ 9:30 Club (3/8/20)

Brian Aubert of Silversun Pickups (Photo from FB @silversunpickups)

‘Don’t f%@k this up, DC!’ – Brian Aubert, mentoring the 9:30 Club denizens on how to snap.

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Concert Pick: Brian Fallon @ Lincoln Theatre (7/17/20) (NEW DATE)

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Brian Fallon (Photo from FB @thebrianfallon)

(Notice: this show and all other IMP shows [Anthem, 9:30 Club, Lincoln Theatre, and 9:30 Club Presents at U Street Music Hall] between March 12 and March 31 were postponed. The rescheduled date is July 17th. For more info from IMP, please see here.)

The untouchable Brian Fallon is touring in advance of his upcoming album, Local Honey, and the second night of his tour brings him to the Lincoln Theatre.

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Concert Pick: Poliça @ 9:30 Club (3/29/20) (Postponed)

Channy Leaneagh of Poliça
Channy Leaneagh of Poliça (Photo Credit: Zoe Prinds)

The synth-pop masters from Minneapolis, Poliça, will grace DC at the end of the month, in front of what will surely be a devoted 9:30 Club crowd.

(Editor’s Note: All I.M.P. concerts (The Anthem, 9:30 Club, U Hall, Lincoln Theatre) have been postponed through March. We will update to this post once (and if) the Poliça concert is rescheduled. Very disappointing music-wise, but now is the time to take the necessary steps to slow the coronavirus pandemic, so completely understood.)

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Do This: Sakura Matsuri Japanese Street Festival (4/4/20) (Postponed)

Himeji Castle and cherry blossoms (Photo Credit: Jeremy Bailey)

NPS’s current forecast for peak bloom this year is March 27-30. Not too far away!

(Editor’s Note: Due the coronavirus pandenic, the festival has been postponed. When a new date is announced, we’ll update this post.)

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Concert Pick: Shopping @ DC9 (3/26/20) (Postponed)

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Shopping (Photo Credit: Matt Draper)

Shopping, British post-punk ‘supergroup’ sensations, are gracing DC9 with their presence on March 26th!

(Editor’s Note: Due to the coronavirus pandemic, this show has been postponed. Will update the post when the re-scheduled date is announced.)

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Bummers and Big Deals (March 2020)

Red Bear turns one!! (Photo Credit: Jeremy Bailey)

A round-up of some recent cool things, and a few that suck.

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Concert Review: Drive-By Truckers @ 9:30 Club (2/28/20)

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Drive-By Truckers (Photo from FB @drivebytruckers, photo cred: @sanjaysuchak)

On the first of two nights, the Drive-By Truckers brought the 9:30 Club alive with a 30-song, 2.5 hour set.

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Do This: Environmental Film Festival (3/12-3/22/20)

Our Oceans: A Journey of Discovery screens at 7pm on Mar. 13th @ National Academy of Sciences

The environment in films!

(Editor’s Note: ALL films have been cancelled due to the COVID-19 virus. However, they have added the films as streaming options, so you can watch 80 films online at: https://dceff.org/2020online/ )

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Top 15 Concerts for March 2020

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Yumi Zouma performs at DC9 on March 12th! (Photo from: Aaron Lee)

What concerts should you enjoy in March?

(Editor’s Note: Due to the coronavirus pandemic, most of these have been postponed or cancelled. Stay tuned for the updates.)

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Do This: Dainty Doesn’t Do It Panel Discussion @ 12 Stories (3/3/20)

Panelists at Dainty Doesn’t Do it (Photo Credit: Anna Meyer)

The third annual Dainty Doesn’t Do It panel discussion is on March 3rd, held down on The Wharf at 12 Stories.

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Concert Pick: Drive-By Truckers @ 9:30 Club (2/28/20 & 2/29/20)

The southern rock act is touring their new album, The Unraveling, and bringing their show to the 9:30 Club for two nights this week.

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Drive-By Truckers (Photo from FB @drivebytruckers, photo cred: @sanjaysuchak)

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Concert Review: Bat For Lashes @ Sixth & I Synagogue (2/18/20)

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Bat For Lashes (Photo from FB @batforlashes)

‘What if Lost Boys was about hot vampire women instead?’ – Natasha Khan

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