We have so many artists we've never shared with you before that we took a week without a guest so we could play more music! We hope you enjoy and Happy 4th of July DC!
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FROM TODAY'S SHOW
- ***No Pressure by The Bottle Shop (Rock/Americana)
- ***Crank It Up (Long Live Rock n' Roll) by Lindsey Buckingham Palace (Hard Rock/Classic Rock)
- Last First Kiss by Luke James Shaffer (Indie/Folk)
- ***Fade by The Colonies (Rock/Indie Rock)
- ***Spit by Color School (Pop/Power Pop)
- ***Rewind by StereoRiots (Rock/Hard Rock)
- ***Shutdown by Wolves of the Dry Ravine (Rock/Punk Rock)
- ***If You Should by The Rememberables (Indie/Fuzz Pop)
- ***Small, Blue, and Deceased by Sugar John (Hard Rock/Psychedelic Rock)
***The first time we've played this artist for you on the show, & a new artist profile added to our DC Artist Database! There's new artists every week!
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FUN OUTDOOR SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
Looking for outdoor activities? Date ideas? Family outings? Have you checked out some of the summer concert series around which feature quite a few local musicians from the DC area? These take place in parks outdoors:
-the Fort Reno summer concert series in DC http://www.fortreno.com/, or
-The Lubber Run Amphitheater summer concert series in Arlington, hosted by Arlington Arts - https://arts.arlingtonva.us/lubber-run/
STORY THAT WARMS OUR HEART
Last week we received the following tweet from Eric Falquero:
“First show I've gone to specifically because of what I heard on @dcmusicrocks: @TheSplitSeconds at @BlackCatDC. So worth it, so good! 🤘Give 'em a listen.”
We love hearing stuff like this, glad you enjoyed it Eric!
LATEST NEWS - DC Music Rocks Festival at 9:30 Club on Aug 18:
Just 1 question this week, have you bought your tickets yet? What most people often do is wait until closer to the show or on the day of, but in this case, hundreds or tickets have already been sold, so I hope you’ll go ahead and buy your tickets today! They’re only $15! We’re having a party and we want you there!
Dumi Right - Doing It The Right Way
(14 Song HipHop LP - RIYL Tribe Called Quest, De La Soul, Outkast, J. Cole, Kendrick Lamar)
Beau Young Prince - Kill Moe
(Hip Hop Single - RIYL Andre 3000)
Color Palette - Since U Been Gone
(Indie Single - RIYL Cover Song interpretations of Female Pop Stars)
Clones of Clones - All the Things We Dreamed
(11 Song Rock Album - RIYL Maroon 5, Imagine Dragons)
Melodime - Song of the Summer
(Rock Single - RIYL Zac Brown Band, NEEDTOBREATHE, Tom Petty)
Edjacated Phools - Alive and Well
(Reggae Single - Sublime, Dirty Heads, Rebelution, O.A.R., SOJA)
The Radiographers - Waves Home (Summertime)
Our 2018 New Releases by DC Artists’ Spotify Playlist:
Our ‘DC Artists Official Music Videos’ Youtube Playlist:
THIS WEEK'S LOCAL DC SHOWS TO SEE
Here’s just a few highlights for the coming week, be sure to check out the calendar for the details on the below shows AND the full list of your options! We hope you go see a show!
Jul 6 - Fri
Annie Stokes @ Songbyrd Music House in DC
(Indie - RIYL Alison Krauss, Jewel, Miranda Lambert)
Babbling April & Distant Creatures @ DC9 Nightclub in DC
(Indie - RIYL Yeah Yeah Yeahs, The Pale Saints)
Jul 7 - Sat
FeelFree "Define the Free" Album Release Show @ Gypsy Sally's near Georgetown in DC
(Reggae - RIYL SOJA, Citizen Cope, Slightly Stoopid, Steely Dan)
Lauren Calve @ Pearl Street Warehouse in DC
(Folk - RIYL Bonnie Raitt, Patty Griffin, Ben Harper)
Jul 10 - Tue
Memphis Gold @ Blues Alley in DC
(Blues - RIYL Howlin Wolf , B.B. King, Albert King, Fieldstones Memphis)
Jul 12 - Thu
Elizabeth II @ Black Cat in DC
(Hard Rock - RIYL Halestorm, Hole, Foo Fighters)
Do you like what we're doing? Would you support us? We'd love to grow and do more! We're giving away shirts, access to our private facebook group, and more! We also intend to set aside 10% to contribute directly in the DC Local Music Scene through charities, sponsorships, events, etc. We want to continue to pay it forward!
HUGE shoutout to our current Patrons!
**Daniel Warren Hill** **David Mohl** **Eli Lev**
**Sarah Byrne** **Music 4 The Revolution (Abu Jibran)**
We're looking for local businesses to sponsor us! Know One? Would you introduce us to them?