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)

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)

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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