ParkLife DC, established by Mickey McCarter in 2014, is dedicated to concert reviews and related urban events in the District of Columbia.
Regular Bloggers (alphabetically by last name)
Mark Caicedo: Correspondent/Photographer
Will Colbert: Correspondent/Photographer
Mark Engleson: Correspondent
Jason Nicholson: Photographer
Chris R. Smyth: Correspondent/Photographer
Ari Strauss: Photographer
Recurring Contributors (alphabetically by last name)
Shantel M. Breen: Contributing Correspondent/Photographer
Chris Castillo: Contributing Photographer (Hip Hop)
Jasper Dendy: Contributing Correspondent (EDM/Dance)
Ben Eisendrath: Contributing Photographer
Kyle Gustafson: Contributing Photographer
Isaiah Hattix: Contributing Photographer
Neal Keller: Contributing Correspondent
Jules McNamara: Contributing Photographer
Corey Paterson: Contributing Correspondent (Rock, Folk)
Nathan Payne: Contributing Photographer
Brenda Reyes: Contributing Correspondent/Photographer
Theresa C. Sanchez: Contributing Correspondent/Photographer
Chester Simpson: Contributing Photographer (Bluegrass)
Robert Smith: Contributing Correspondent (R&B)
Daniel Webb: Contributing Correspondent (Punk)
Parklife DC Celebrates First Year, Dec. 8, 2015
We blog about arts and entertainment around the city, and we specifically look at the following happenings:
Music Park: Concert and music reviews.
Around Town: Arts, events and doings around DC.
Stars and Bars: DC bars and drinks.
Music Park, our biggest domain, breaks down into a few subsections:
Music Park: A full-length featured concert review of a band or musician.
Snapshots: A concert review focused mostly on pictures.
DJ Park: A full-length review of a performance by a DJ.
Don’t Miss: An exciting upcoming show for your consideration!
Ticket Giveaway: Win a pair of tickets from our terrific partners like 9:30 Club
(9 a.m. every Wednesday morning!).
Interview: A chat with a touring artist on their way to DC or a local artist living in DC.
New Release: A look at an upcoming album, usually from a DC band or musician.
Book Talk: A book event about a music-themed book, perhaps a biography.
Who Are We?
Mickey McCarter: Music reporter at We Love DC for three years (check out my archives). I claim to like the finer things in life, but I’m consistently found in dive bars. You might notice that I like David Bowie.
You: We are always looking out for new bloggers! Join us. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire.