Concert Review: The Joy Formidable @ Union Stage (9/12/22)

The Joy Formidable (Photo from FB @thejoyformidable)
The Joy Formidable (Photo from FB @thejoyformidable)

“I didn’t realize how emotional this tour would be.” – Ritzy Bryan

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Concert Review: Snail Mail @ The Fillmore Silver Spring (9/9/22)

Snail Mail (Photo Credit: Tina Tyrell)
Snail Mail (Photo Credit: Tina Tyrell)

“I’ll sacrifice a band member for a good Pitchfork score!” – Lindsey Jordan

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Concert Review: The War on Drugs @ Pier Six Pavilion (5/29/22)

The War on Drugs (Photo Credit: Shawn Brackbill)

The War on Drugs settled in Baltimore on May 29th over the Memorial Day weekend, and wrapped the captivated crowd in a warm, soothing embrace of music.

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Concert Review: Sunflower Bean @ Union Stage (5/5/22)

Sunflower Bean (Photo from FB @SunflowerBean)
Sunflower Bean (Photo from FB @SunflowerBean)

New York City’s Sunflower Bean held court at Union Stage on May 5th, giving the favored few a clinic in post-punk and shoe-gazing indie rock.

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Concert Review: Spoon w/Margaret Glaspy @ 9:30 Club (4/12/22)

Spoon (Photo Courtesy of Matador Records)

The intrepid showmen Spoon descended on the 9:30 Club for two sold out nights of glorious rock and roll. They are touring with the also great Margaret Glaspy, who opened the show in fine fashion.

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Concert Pick: One Way Out @ Union Stage (8/20/21) and the New Single “Candy”

One Way Out rocks Union Stage. (Photo Credit: Alec Berry)


Is it time to start talking about live concerts again? Yes, yes it is.

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Do This: Transit Pier Concerts @ The Wharf (Starting 6/2/21)

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Pebble To Pearl performs June 2nd at The Wharf (Photo from http://www.pebbletopearl.com)

Live music!!

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Boost Your Playlist: “Waste My Time” by The Crystal Casino Band

The Crystal Casino Band

One of your favorite DC indie rock bands, The Crystal Casino Band, released a strong new single, “Waste My Time”, on January 29th!

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Boost Your Playlist: “Black Lungs (and a Broken Heart)” by One Way Out

One Way Out
One Way Out take on 2021 with their new single.

Songs to get you through the pandemic.

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Boost Your Playlist: “Wishing” by Deep Sea Diver

Deep Sea Diver
Jessica Dobson of Deep Sea Diver (Photo courtesy of Big Hassle Media)

Songs to get you through the pandemic.

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Concert Pick: Cat Janice & Elizabeth II @ Songbyrd IG Live (4/9/20)

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Beth Cannon (of Elizabeth II) will perform virtually w/Cat Janice on April 9th (Photo Credit: @setlisttheif)

More local live streaming concerts!

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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: KOPPS @ Songbyrd Music House (2/29/20)

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KOPPS (Photo Credit: Will Cornfield)

Celebrate your extra day in 2020, by heading over to Songbyrd Music House to catch the electronic rock band, KOPPS, opening for Roses & Revolutions on February 29th!

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Concert Pick: Elizabeth II (Opening for The Can’t Evens) @ Songbyrd Music House (1/11/20)

Beth Cannon of Elizabeth II
Beth Cannon of Elizabeth II (Photo from FB @ElizabethiiMusic)

Give local rock guitarist Beth Cannon and her band, Elizabeth II, a listen at Songbyrd Music House.

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Concert Review: Stonefield @ Pie Shop (11/12/19)

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Three of the four Findlay sisters aka Stonefield in Atlanta (Photo Credit: @jakezerkel)

The four Findlay sisters from Australia are four albums deep into their band Stonefield’s oeuvre, and they are good enough to be performing at bigger venues for even larger crowds.

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Concert Pick: Stonefield @ Pie Shop (11/12/19)

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The sisters of Stonefield (Photo from FB @stonefieldband)

The psychedelic rock band, Stonefield, comes through the Pie Shop on November 12th and you should be there.

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Concert Review: Band of Skulls @ 9:30 Club (9/19/19)

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Emma Richardson and Russell Marsden of Band of Skulls (Photo from FB @bandofskulls)

You’re not pretty, but you got it goin’ on.

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Concert Pick: Catfish and the Bottlemen @ The Anthem (9/29/19)

Catfish and the Bottlemen
Catfish and the Bottlemen (Photo from FB @catfishandthebottlemen)

The mighty Catfish and the Bottlemen come to The Anthem on September 29th, and tickets are still available!

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