Archive for the ‘Show Reviews’ Category

Published on June 21st, 2015

I spent half of 2014 in DC and in that time I was fortunate enough to catch over 40 of »

Published on June 14th, 2015

Even if I’m only there for the headliner, I still like to catch the opener. I’ve discovered many a new »

Published on June 13th, 2015

Hot Chip has continually brought a refreshing bit of humanity to the dance scene. Whether with actual humans on stage »

Published on June 7th, 2015

The Tallest Man On Earth touched down in DC for two nights of sold outs shows at DC’s Lincoln Theatre »

Published on May 27th, 2015

Being a Colorado native, I’ve seen Tennis live more than any other band. This has allowed me to follow along »

Published on May 27th, 2015

Though there’s always been a healthy amount of storm clouds in the sunny sounds of Surfer Blood, there was a »

Published on May 17th, 2015

Lots of bands in today’s indie scene ape certain signifiers from past era’s, but few capture the soul of that »

Published on May 14th, 2015

Passion Pit surged into DC for a sold out, two night stand on May 5th and 6th. I caught their »

Published on May 14th, 2015

There was an interesting effect I observed as Sumney began with the languid melancholy of “Man on the Moon”. The »

Published on May 12th, 2015

Hamilton Leithauser must trying to blackout his DC venue-bingo card. In less than a year the hometown kid has punched »

Published on May 12th, 2015

There’s something magical about the tributary where bright eyed ukulele meets Stephin Merritt’s stony baritone. It’s hard to imagine a »

Published on May 4th, 2015

Chicago’s Marrow slid into DC Thursday April 23rd to play a show at the Black Cat’s intimate Backstage space. The »

Published on April 24th, 2015

By Jim Green Atlanta’s very own Blackberry Smoke returned to North Carolina on Thursday, April 16, 2015 with a special »

Published on April 16th, 2015

BY JIM GREEN North Carolina’s biggest rock music festival, Carolina Rebellion 2014, returned to Rock City Campgrounds in Concord on »