Monthly Archive: April 2011

Rock and Roll Hotel

Rock and Roll Hotel Promises a Gaudy Good Time on H Street

People in the Washington, D.C., metro area really don’t know how lucky they have it sometimes. Because when it comes to seeing local and national music acts, they really do have a great menu of options. You can see blues,...

Dumbarton Oaks

Dumbarton Oaks a Center of Learning, Landscaping in Georgetown

One great thing about renting in Washington, D.C., is the plethora of cultural treasures and historic sites in the area. I’m going to highlight one today many people may not know about or have forgotten: Dumbarton Oaks in Georgetown. An...

Melody Record Shop

Disc-Based Melody Record Shop in Dupont Keeps It Old School

Recently, we’ve seen an exodus of record stores in Washington, D.C. (and for the uninitiated, records equal recordings equal CDs). Chalk it up to technology, specifically the advent of digital music downloads and illegal file sharing. Who doesn’t own a...

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D.C. Film Fest Now Playing at a Theater Near You

Ah, springtime in D.C. What a time for a film festival. Through April 17, come on out and help celebrate the Washington, DC International Film Festival’s 25th anniversary. This year, the festival will be focusing on films from Scandinavia and...