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DJ legend Paul Oakenfold just released his newest single, "Who Do You Love." The catchy electronic dance tune features vocals by DC's own Austin Bis, Mark Bisnow's son and Elliot Bisnow's brother. The animation for the music video is done entirely in legos by 13-year-old Morgan Spence. Check it out: More»
Los Angeles has Coachella, Miami has Ultra, Chicago has Lollapalooza and New York City has Electric Zoo. These days every city needs a hip music festival. Thanks to the guys over at Sweetgreen we have Sweetlife Music & Food Festival returning to Merriweather Post Pavilion for the fourth year in a row on May 11th. More»
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DJ Chest Rockwell is the newest addition to the Big Night DC NYE lineup, the 8,000-person New Years Eve megaparty happening at the Gaylord National Resort.
Chest Rockwell, a favorite of Georgetown socials, has rocked music gigs everywhere from DC to the Hamptons, and from Istanbul to Prague and beyond. He regularly DJs for DC’s GLOW party circuit and the Thompson LES in NYC. After opening for big names such as Harvard Base, Major Lazer, Carl Kennedy and Cedric Gervais, his upcoming appearance at Big Night is big news for the evening. More»
This morning was probably a struggle for the throngs of parents who were dragged to the Justin Bieber concert last night at the Verizon center. More»
On Saturday, music lovers of all ages flocked to Merriweather Post Pavilion for Virgin Mobile's Annual FreeFest with headliners Skrillex and Jack White. The popular one-day festival is known for its eclectic line up, the wild attractions (this year we spotted a mariachi band and a glowing ferris wheel...) and of course, the free tickets! More»
Saturday, September 15th, DC's own Thievery Corporation hosted a massive all day concert at the DC Fairgrounds. Along with a performance from Thievery, attendees enjoyed live music from Gogol Bordella, Michael Franti & Spearhead, The Archives, The Funk Arc, and Congo Sanchez. The event also hosted a side stage the featured local DJs throughout the day. More»
Last night, socials Peter Jansen and Daniela Kelley hosted a live Gideon Grove concert and a wine tasting at Peter's house on Capitol Hill, nicknamed "The 239" for the party. Gideon, a native Washingtonian, was a classically trained violist that grew up playing for diginitaries, politicians and celebrities. More»
On Saturday, country singer Amy Wilcox, 25, will be in town to debut her first album. After wrapping up her studies at Vanderbilt, the Virginia native spent a year performing at Nashville’s premier music venue, 3rd and Lindsley, while also working with some of the best writers in the industry. Amy just crafted a debut album, with producer Alan Bennett, that is filled with unforgettable songs that prove she is here to stay. More»
Thursday, May 23
We sat down with Anne Pasternak for a few questions about Creative Time's past and future, as well as the importance of having an awareness about public art in the city.