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Chevre/Marshal Fuzz @ Café Nola – March 29, 2019

Chevre (listen)- Solid rock that’s soulful within its soft moments – jazzy drumming mixes with laid back bass, light rhythmic…

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Avstin/Nowns @ Guido’s Speakeasy – March 29, 2019

Avstin – Described on the show event page as “atmospheric indie”. I definitely felt that wholeheartedly, even though I only…

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Doublemotorcycle/Samuel Powers @ Flying Dog Brewery (March 22, 2019)

Doublemotorcycle (listen)- It’s so interesting seeing this wild band acoustic (especially when they don’t have electric acoustic guitars). Nonetheless, they…

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Apex @ Area 31 (DaMOOD & Doublemotorcycle) + Savannah Brockhoeft & DJ Baspy (March 9, 2019)

This show was truly the rad party it was cracked up to be. Live painting by Savannah Brockhoeft was super…

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The Dirty Middle @ Milkhouse Brewery (March 9, 2019)

Milkhouse Brewery is pretty cool – chill and laid back atmosphere. I know the surrounding area well having lived in…

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Flooded (Finale Show)/The Fun Boys/Ethur/Flailing/Flooring/Analog Watts/Nowns @ Guido’s Speakeasy (March 2, 2019)

The following was written by Jake Kimberley of Flooded (listen). The Final Flooded gig was setup to be a nightmare;…

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DTF with JB Dunn (#1) – “Frederick, I love you”

I’m excited to announce a new installment to the site: “DTF with JB Dunn”. Each post will feature JB (a…

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Cosmic Halitosis/The Retinas/The Dissociated @ Guido’s Speakeasy (March 1, 2019)

The following write-up was done by Matt Henry, aside from Cosmic Halitosis – he’s the frontman so The Retinas wrote…

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Box Era @ Flying Dog Brewery (March 1, 2019)

Thanks to Mike Manos for these awesome photos/videos! As always, if you have some pics/video/writing to contribute, send to whatisfrederick@gmail.com

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TxBxDx, The Xiles & Doc Rotten @ Guidos Speakeasy (February 22, 2019)

What a great lineup of awesome punk bands. TxBxDx – Jolting rhythms and riffs lead into speedy jams with shouted…

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Heartbreaker’s Ball @ House Cat Brewing (Marshal Fuzz, Shadow Apparatus, Antonio Fato, Young Skittles, Evan Matthew Delsack) – February 16, 2019

House Cat Brewing is cool. First off, the parking situation in this part of town is great. House Cat has…

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Frederick Music Showcase Vol. 5 @ Weinberg Center (J Berd, Luna & Mr. Husband) – February 14, 2019

The last Frederick music showcase (Volume 5) was an interesting night. I definitely witnessed a bit of a somber feeling…

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(Review) Ethan Larsh – Ethan Larsh Breaks Hearts

Ethan Larsh is from Waynesboro, PA – I did a short review of it in issue #6 of Subversive Zine…

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R.I.P. Frederick Playlist? (Uncertain Future for the Frederick Music Site)

With the 5th annual (possibly final) Frederick music showcase at the Weinberg Center this Thursday, I wanted to reflect on…