Karen Jonas and Tim Bray (Photo from FB @karenjonasmusic)
Time for another round of great Americana and country music!
Continue reading “Concert Pick: Karen Jonas @ Pearl Street Warehouse (3/31/19)”
Cass McCombs (Photo Credit: Silvia Grav)
Like a lightning rod, DC was struck by Cass McCombs for two hours, piling on his lyrical poetry and kick-ass riffs.
Continue reading “Concert Review: Cass McCombs @ Union Stage (3/4/19)”
Alice Phoebe Lou (Photo Credit: Jonathan Kop)
South African folk and blues singer-songwriter, Alice Phoebe Lou, will grace the DC area and you should be there!
Continue reading “Concert Pick: Alice Phoebe Lou @ Jammin Java (3/7/19)”
Andrew Marlin and Emily Frantz of Mandolin Orange (Photo from FB @MandolinOrange)
Mandolin Orange returns to the 9:30 Club on February 7th, and if you love folk music, you should definitely be there.
Continue reading “Concert Pick: Mandolin Orange @ 9:30 Club (2/7/19)”
Liz Cooper & The Stampede (Photo credit: Shervin Lainez)
Liz Cooper & The Stampede came to the 9:30 Club prepared to deliver on promises and shatter expectations.
Continue reading “Concert Review: Liz Cooper & The Stampede @ 9:30 Club (12/11/18)”
(Photo from FB @LizCooperandTheStampede)
Time for a folk rock good time with the openers for headlining Phosphorescent.
Continue reading “Concert Pick: Liz Cooper & The Stampede @ 9:30 Club (12/11/18)”
Gregory Alan Isakov (Photo Credit: Rebecca Caridad)
The number of people that expressed their love for Gregory Alan Isakov was astounding, and many didn’t hold back from the public displays of affection.
Continue reading “Concert Review: Gregory Alan Isakov @ 9:30 Club (11/11/18)”
Mary Chapin Carpenter at Real World Studios (Photo Credit: Ethan Johns)
Celebrating 30 years of country and folk music mastery, Mary Chapin Carpenter returned to The Birchmere for two sold out shows on October 29 and 30th!
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Andrew Bird in Indianapolis on Sept. 26 (Photo Credit: Tony Vasquez for Jams Plus Media Vasquez Photography)
I wasn’t sure what to expect from my first NSO pops concert. I could imagine a mega pop star – like Beyoncé or Barry Manilow, belting hits backed by swelling strings. But what to expect when one of your featured artist’s claim to fame is riding Amtrak around the US to bridge the political divide, and the other just finished recording his violin standing barefoot under a bridge?
Continue reading “Concert Review: Andrew Bird, Gabriel Kahane and the NSO @ Kennedy Center (10/28/18)”
Dawn Landes (Photo courtesy of Yep Roc Music Group)
Dawn Landes, ‘the new darling of country’ is coming to DC!
Continue reading “Concert Pick: Dawn Landes @ Songbyrd Music House (11/4/18)”
Glorietta (Photo Credit: Eric Tsurumoto)
The Texas super-group, Glorietta descends on DC on Friday, October 19th!
Continue reading “Concert Pick: Glorietta @ Rock and Roll Hotel (10/19/18)”
Andrew Bird ((Photo Credit: Tanner Morris))
Composer and multi-instrumentalist Andrew Bird’s most recent album,
Echolocations: River, was recorded solo, barefoot in the Los Angeles River.
Continue reading “Concert Pick: Andrew Bird and the NSO @ Kennedy Center (10/27 & 10/28/18)”
Jade Bird @ Rock and Roll Hotel on Sept. 28, 2018 (Photo from FB @JadeBirdMusic)
“It’s been a total pleasure.”
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Courtney Marie Andrews (Photo from FB @CourtneyMarieAndrews)
If you’re looking for a reason to head over to H Street NE, we have one…
Continue reading “Concert Pick: Courtney Marie Andrews @ Rock and Roll Hotel (9/20/18)”
Scythian performing @ Appaloosa Festival (Photo Credit: Craig Spiering)
Still time to get your tickets to Appaloosa! Where the Scythian play, the fiddles roam and you can camp out too.
Continue reading “Festival Pick: Appaloosa Music Festival 2018 @ Skyline Ranch Resort (8/31-9/2/18)”
Liz Cooper & The Stampede (Photo Credit: Shervin Lainez)
Don’t miss Liz Cooper & The Stampede opening for Houndmouth at the 9:30 Club!
Continue reading “Concert Pick: Liz Cooper & The Stampede @ 9:30 Club (6/17/18)”
Kingman Island Bluegrass & Folk Festival (Photo Courtesy of Living Classrooms)
The celebration for the Year of the Anacostia continues with the 9th annual Kingman Island Bluegrass & Folk Festival (KIBFF).
Continue reading “Festival Pick: Kingman Island Bluegrass & Folk Festival (6/9/18)”
Laura Veirs and band @ Union Stage on 5/27/18
You can’t succeed if you don’t take risks!
Continue reading “Concert Review: Laura Veirs @ Union Stage (5/27/18)”