Here is a look at the best performing posts for our main features in the year that was 2019.
Continue reading “A DC Journey: Best of 2019”
Ruby Ibarra will perform at 2019’s Folklife Festival (Photo from https://festival.si.edu/)
The 52nd annaul Folklife Festival comes for only two nights in June.
Continue reading “Do This: Smithsonian Folklife Festival @ The National Mall (6/29 & 6/30/19)”
Here is a look at the best performing posts for each of our main features in the year that was 2018.
Continue reading “A DC Journey: Best of 2018”
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)”
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)”
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds in Geneva, Switzerland (Photo by @icyqueenie, from FB @nickcaveandthebadseeds)
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds are bringing their Skeleton Tree tour to fill the cavern of The Anthem.
Continue reading “Concert Pick: Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds @ The Anthem (10/25/18)”
Brian Fallon with Special Guest Craig Finn (Photo from FB: @thebrianfallon)
Brian Fallon and Craig Finn brought their acoustic storytelling to Sixth & I Historic Synagogue.
Continue reading “Concert Review: Brian Fallon with Craig Finn @ Sixth & I (10/4/18)”