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Mr. Husband w/ Jim Shorts @ Café Nola – June 1, 2019

Mr. Husband– Started off with an acoustic set, noting he would come back with his band later in the night…

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Silent Old Mtns. @ Sky Stage – June 1, 2019

Silent Old Mtns. – Silent Old Mtns. are indie, a tinge folky and always provide a rocking cathartic journey full…

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Cathy Ponton King @ Carroll Creek – June 1, 2019

Cathy Ponton King – Incredible blues show with musicians at the top of their game. King’s voice is full of…

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Sunniva/The Fun Boys @ Area 31 – May 31, 2019

Sunniva – Lively, dancey, and funky music for a mellow party. Psychedelic indie with many influences but the songs all…

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Shawn Dennison + Band Play Sinatra @ Vini Culture – May 31, 2019

Shawn Dennison (Vocals), David Fanning (Piano), Paul Wilson (Drums), Howard Burns (Sax) and Matt Lewis (Bass) delivered informal and unforced…

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The Original Booze Brothers @ Carroll Creek – May 31, 2019

At the Original Booze Brothers’ core are two prominent longtime musicians in the Frederick Area: Fred Humbert and Lee Radcliffe….

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L7 w/Le Butcherettes @ Fillmore Silver Spring – May 28, 2019

L7 arrived onstage and Donita Sparks proclaimed, “If you’re looking for trouble you came to the right place.” – The…

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WVNDER/Blue Heaven/Take Care/Flying Jacob @ New Spire Stages – May 26, 2019

Wow! New Spire Stages’ space feels incredible with a stage and open floor with seats on each side of the…

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Marzy Maddox/Sideshow Cinema/Marshal Fuzz @ Café Nola – May 24, 2019

Marshal Fuzz – Hard rock at its finest. Countless reviews of this band are on the website and of course…

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Nan Tykhe/Flo Petite/The Fun Boys @ Sky Stage – May 18, 2019

After about an hour rain delay, the puddles of flood water inside sky stage were removed by those dedicated people…

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J.J. Billings Band – Alive @ 5 – May 16, 2019

J.J. Billings Band – A wide variety of covers (primarily hits in the alternative/classic rock vein)  that are all executed…

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Cannibal Corpse/Amon Amarth/Lamb of God/Slayer @ Merriweather Post Pavilion – May 14, 2019

Cannibal Corpse – They tore up the Merriweather stage. Blistering guitar solos, heavy and unforgiving drums, yelling screams in place…

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The Who w/Peter Wolf @ Jiffy Lube Live (VA) – May 11, 2019

The Who, along with a massive forty-nine piece orchestra, rocked through a dazzling two hour – twenty-four song show. The…

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Lock Smith @ Songbyrd Music House and Record Café (DC) – May 5, 2019

Lock Smith (one of my brother and I’s favorite rappers) delivered a more than stellar performance at Songbyrd Music House…