Preview: Upstate @ Union Stage, 1/25/19

Upstate-ByJenniferElrod
Upstate (Photo by Jennifer Elrod)

Upstate is a unique collective from Hudseon Valley, New York, with three female vocalists and guitarists — Melanie Glenn, Mary Kenney, and Allison Olender. On Feb. 8, Upstate will publish Healing, the band’s sophomore album, but first they will open for The Lil Smokies at Union Stage on Friday, Jan. 25.

Continue Reading

Preview: The Dustbowl Revival and Hot Club of Cowtown @ Wolf Trap, 2/2/19

The Dustbowl Revival - by Talley Media
The Dustbowl Revival (Photo by Talley Media)

The Dustbowl Revival and Hot Club of Cowtown have joined forces for their Across the Great Divide Tour, underway now, where they will perform songs from the first two albums by The Band, as well as some of their own material. The Across the Great Divide Tour lands locally at The Barns at Wolf Trap for a matinee show and for an evening show on Saturday, Feb. 2.

Continue Reading

Preview: Neko Case @ Lincoln Theatre, 1/27/19

neko_case_press_photo
Neko Case (Photo courtesy Anti- Records)

Neko Case released Hell-On, her eighth studio album, last summer to great acclaim, with Paste magazine naming it one of the Top 50 Albums of the Year. Neko’s visiting DC again with two shows, the first of which is sold out. See her at the Lincoln Theatre on Sunday, Jan. 27.

Continue Reading

Preview: The Soft Moon @ Rock and Roll Hotel, 1/19/19

The Soft Moon
The Soft Moon (Photo courtesy Ticketfly)

Luis Vasquez, better known as The Soft Moon, has spent the past year ruminating to the music of his latest album, Criminal, released nearly a year ago via Sacred Bones Records. He brings further dark contemplations to the Rock and Roll Hotel on Saturday, Jan. 19.

Continue Reading

Preview: Japanese Breakfast @ Baltimore Soundstage, 1/19/19

Japanese-Breakfast-2018-Press-Pic-Credit-to-Joyce-Jude-1
Japanese Breakfast (Photo by Joyce Jude)

Michelle Zauner, better known as Japanese Breakfast, has been touring constantly since the release of her last album, 2017’s Soft Sounds from Another Planet — and she’s not done yet! Catch Japanese Breakfast at Baltimore Soundstage on Saturday, Jan. 19!

Continue Reading