Don’t Miss: Willie Nile @ Jammin’ Java, 11/23/18

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Willie Nile (Photo by Christina Arrigoni)

Willie Nile released Children of Paradise, his 12th studio album, this summer, and he’s bringing the new music to Jammin’ Java on Friday, Nov. 23.

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Don’t Miss: Tash Sultana @ The Anthem — 11/21/18

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Tash Sultana (Photo by Dara Munnis)

Multi-instrumentalist Tash Sultana released Flow State, her debut album, in August via Mom + Pop Music. And she’s already aiming big with a show at The Anthem on Wednesday, Nov. 21!

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Music Park: The Joy Formidable @ The Black Cat — 11/10/18

The Joy Formidable at The Black Cat for ParklifeDC 11/10/18The Joy Formidable rocked out at The Black Cat on Nov. 10, 2018. (Photo by Shantel Breen) 

The Joy Formidable, the always dynamic three-piece from Wales, closed their recent tour at The Black Cat on Saturday.  They provided fans with not only a fantastic set but included an after party to celebrate the end of a four-week tour for their fans as well.

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Music Park: Tancred @ The Black Cat — 11/10/18

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Jess Abbott of Tancred, performing at The Black Cat on Nov. 10, 2018. (Photo by Shantel Breen)

Tancred has been on tour for the past four weeks with The Joy Formidable, and they stopped by the Black Cat on Saturday, surprising those who came early with a performance that could have stood alone as the main act!

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Music Park: Loi Loi @ Union Stage — 11/10/18

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Loi Loi performs at Union Stage on Nov. 10, 2018. (Photo by Marc Caicedo)

Loi Loi (frontwoman Kristie Di Lascio and Ron Storhaug) gamely tried to get a dance party started at Union Stage recently. The show began early with Subradio, followed by Loi Loi, but I had the feeling that the audience wasn’t quite loose enough yet to move their feet.

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Snapshots: Tenacious D @ The Anthem — 11/7/18

TenaciousD Tenacious D performs at The Anthem on Nov. 7, 2018. (Photo by Ari Strauss)

Acclaimed comedic rock duo Tenacious D, comprised of Jack Black and Kyle Gass, performed to a capacity crowd at The Anthem recently when they were in town to promote Post-Apocalyto — The Series and The Album.

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Music Park: Lake Street Dive @ The Anthem — 11/9/18

LakeStreetDive- Lake Street Dive performs at The Anthem on Friday, Nov. 9, 2018. (Photo by Ari Strauss)

Recently celebrating its one-year anniversary, The Anthem, I.M.P.’s flagship 6,000-person capacity music venue at DC’s Wharf, invariably plays host to musical artists who are moved to say something along the lines of, “Holy shit, this place is huge,” when greeting the audience as they take the stage. Performing to a sold-out audience on Friday, Lake Street Dive became one of those bands.

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