Tagged: music

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Celebrate the Season This Month at The Kennedy Center

The Kennedy Center for Performing Arts is one of D.C.’s greatest cultural institutions, welcoming a wide-range of performers from around the world each year. But if the ticket prices don’t quite agree with your budget, look no further than the...

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Annapolis Irish Festival Promises Fun for the Whole Clan

They say everyone is Irish once a year. Well, around Annapolis way, let’s make that twice a year, at least for the hearty souls who venture out to the Annapolis Irish Festival each summer. This year’s party happens from July...

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DC Jazz Festival Takes the Stage This Week

And they say pigs don’t fly. The DC Jazz Festival, an annual arts highlight in the city, has gone and done it. Organizers have finally changed the verbiage on the festival homepage, or at least scrapped the old part they...

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5 Suburban Music Venues to Check Out This Year

Yes, rock ’n’ roll is thought to be a city thing, and it is. But where do you think half the people currently living in the city, the concert ticket-buying public at least, come from? OK, likely more than half?...

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5 Great Rock Music Venues in D.C.

1. 9:30 Club It’s the killer, the big indie/major/whatever stage for indie/major/whatever rock bands, and the premier concert venue in the city (aside from Verizon Center, which is an arena and famously multipurpose). The 9:30 Club started life in 1980...

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Live Music Venues in DC, Maryland, & Virginia

Do you have a favorite artist or band you want to see perform live? Well, chances are they will be stopping by one of the concert venues below so make sure to be on the lookout for lineups in your...

Capital Fringe Festival (Joe Loong via Flickr)

Fly Your Freak Flag High at the Capital Fringe Festival

We took a break from these weirdos with a mission last year, but since we tend to like weirdos here on the blog (arty, entertaining ones at least), we’ve brought them back again, these Fringe Festival freaks. Already in high...

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Summer Music Festivals

No matter what your genre preferences are, there’s no better reason to let down your hair and unwind than a music festival! So go forth and be merry, hipster outfit and all. We won’t tell. DC: Washington Jewish Music Festival – The goals of...