Music Park: Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats @ The Anthem — 5/16/18

NathanielRateliff Nathaniel Rateliff performs at The Anthem on May 16, 2018. (Photo by Ari Strauss)

When Nathaniel Rateliff took the stage at The Anthem, his eyes widened as he surveyed the vastness of DC’s newest and largest music venue at The Wharf.

“I’ll be honest with you, I didn’t know we were playing here when we got to DC; I never heard of The Anthem,” Nathaniel confided to the audience. “This place is huge, and I can’t believe ya’ll filled it up!” The 6,000-plus sell-out crowd responded with a roar of appreciation last week.

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Snapshots: The Reminders @ 9:30 Club – 12/16/16

The Reminders @ 9:30 Club, Washington DC, 12/16/2016
The Reminders perform at the 9:30 Club on Friday, Dec. 16, 2016. (Photo by Paivi)

Big Samir hails from Brussels, Belgium, and Aja Black was born in Queens, New York. Together, they are The Reminders, a hip hop/soul duo who got a lot of attention with their first two albums -– 2008’s Recollect and 2012’s Born Champions.

More immediately, The Reminders joined DC’s Thievery Corporation for a run of dates as an opening act on Thievery’s 20th anniversary tour, which ended with three sold-out shows at the 9:30 Club on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. (Check out Paivi’s pictures of Thievery Corporation from Friday night’s show.)

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Around Town: October’s OutdoorFest Mappy Hour @ The North Face, 10/11/16

Colorado BackpackingBackpacking in Colorado (Photo Credit: Jeremy Bailey)

DC’s Mappy Hour, put on by OutdoorFest, returns to The North Face in Georgetown for their October hour of happiness!

This time the Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers will come to teach you the skills and techniques you need to reduce your impact and enjoy the outdoors responsibly.

Plus get free beer and free Lyft rides down to Georgetown. What’s not to love?

Register here.

Mappy Hour – October 2016
The North Face in Georgetown (3333 M Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20007 )
Tuesday, October 11
6:30-9:00pm
Free (must register)
21+

Around Town: DC Beer Week Events, 8/14/15

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Today’s DC Beer Week marquee event is DC Beer Week Takeover at High Velocity (4:00-11:00pm)

 

Here are three other Friday, August 14th, events that look interesting:

Rocky Mountain Hops: Colorado Beer Night at The Black Squirrel (5:00pm-2:00am)

Devil’s Backbone Brewing Company 24-Beer Tap Takeover at Meridian Pint (5:00-11:00pm)

Blind & Bitter at Scion (4:00-9:00pm)
25 Breweries | 25 Hoppy Beers Served Blind

For all events this week, visit: http://dcbeerweek.net/