Concert Pick: The War on Drugs @ The Anthem (10/23/17)

Adam Granduciel of The War on Drugs
Adam Granduciel of The War on Drugs (Photo from FB @thewarondrugs)

The War on Drugs continues the otherworldly October run of bands/artists to kick-off The Anthem’s opening.

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Do This: The Smithsonian Food History Weekend Festival (10/28/17)

The Smithsonian Food History Weekend Festival
(Photo from: http://americanhistory.si.edu/events/food-history-weekend/festival)

The third annual Smithsonian Food History Weekend Festival is coming soon!

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Sports Pick: Washington Nationals vs. Chicago Cubs Playoff Games (10/6 & 10/7/17)

Nats logoThis is the Nationals year!

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Concert Review: Alex Cameron @ Songbyrd Music House (10/2/17)

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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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Do This: IlluminAsia (10/14-10/15/17)

IlluminAsia
Food at IlluminAsia! (Photo from http://www.asia.si.edu/reopening/illuminasia.asp)

How about a weekend in DC with Asian food, art demonstrations and live music?

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Concert Review: Mandolin Orange @ 9:30 Club (9/27/17)

Mandolin Orange
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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