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DC Music Rocks

The only
syndicated DC FM radio show & podcast
 with a huge DC area Artist Database,
the best local DC music Calendar
and local DC music Playlists 
(& more!) You'll ever find.

CBS News Special on DC Music Rocks

The DC Music Rocks Festival is coming to the 9:30 Club on August 18!  learn more >

Nominate An Artist To Perform Through Our Facebook Post!  Click Here >

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rock along with dc...

If you love music, we've got you covered.
DC has one of the hottest music scenes in the country, and DC Music Rocks helps you discover and enjoy all that the DC area has to offer. Why do we do it? Because DC music rocks!


1) Tune In

Syndicated FM Radio Show

Live Show Info:
Tuesdays, 5pm - 6pm EST
WERA 96.7FM in Arlington, VA & Washington, DC

is this thing on?  Listen Live! 

Or --  Stream the live WERA web stream

Syndication Info:
Show also airs at 5pm Fridays & other times on:
96.3FM HD4 - DC Radio

the Podcast

Top notch audio quality, download or stream to phone or computer.
Get it fresh on...

Recent Episodes

Hosted By
Brian Nelson-Palmer

 Brian Nelson-Palmer, drummer for the DC original rock and roll band,  Fellowcraft .  Learn more  About Brian and DC Music Rocks

Brian Nelson-Palmer, drummer for the DC original rock and roll band, Fellowcraft.  Learn more About Brian and DC Music Rocks

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 2) Find your bands

Find The Artists You'll Love

  • Profiles created for the hundreds of artists we've featured on the show.
  • Browse by genre.
  • Search by keyword.
  • Browse them all at once in our Full Artist List.

3) go See Local Music

Upcoming shows for DC Artists we've featured,
 performing in a 25 mile radius around DC!


4) enjoy Your New Jam

We're hard at work finding and organizing the best local music and videos -- all YOU have to do is enjoy!


know a band that's on fire?
Share With Us

Are you a musician from the DC region?  Know one?  This is everything we need from them.  Please share us with them!

Let Us Handle Your Booking & Event Planning

Need a band?  Do-It-Yourself projects are hard & take time, bring us in, get your time back, let us be your specialist!

Resources List

The ever growing list! As we hear about them, we keep adding them.  Let us know if we're missing any.

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