Preview: Turnpike Troubadours @ The Fillmore Silver Spring, 12/15/18

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Turnpike Troubadours (Photo by David McClister)

The Turnpike Troubadours released A Long Way from Your Heart, their fourth studio album, on Bossier City Records last year. The country sextet are on tour with a stop at The Fillmore Silver Spring on Saturday, Dec. 15.

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Music Park: Colter Wall @ 9:30 Club — 11/28/18

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Colter Wall (Photo by Little Jack Films)

In his life, the brilliant but troubled singer-songwriter Townes Van Zandt never played the 9:30 Club. But on Wednesday, his ghost laced up his “Flyin’ Shoes” and put in an appearance at Colter Wall’s show.

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Don’t Miss: Colter Wall @ 9:30 Club, 11/28/18

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Colter Wall (Photo by Little Jack Films)

Singer-songwriter Colter Wall only released his debut album in 2017, but he quickly followed it with a sophomore record, Songs of the Plains, in October via Young Mary’s Record Co. The Canadian country singer performs at 9:30 Club on Wednesday, Nov. 28.

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Don’t Miss: Carlene Carter @ City Winery, 11/16/18

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Carlene Carter and John Mellencamp (Photo by Marc Hauser)

Carlene Carter, daughter to June Carter, has been in a mood to collaborate recently! She wrote a musical play, Ghost Brothers of Darkland County, with Stephen King. Then, she supported John Mellencamp on Sad Clowns & Hillbillies, released earlier this year on Republic Records! Carlene is sure to share something from these exciting projects and sing some songs from her 10 solo records at City Winery on Friday, Nov. 16.

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Music Park: Charlie Parr @ Black Cat — 11/2/18

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Charlie Parr performs at the Chill on the Hill Summer Concert Series in Falls River, Wisconsin, on June 12, 2012. (Phto by Andrew Iverson)

Minnesotan Charlie Parr made a stop in balmy DC for a show at the Black Cat on Friday. I saw Charlie in Black Cat’s smaller, more intimate room about this time last year, so when I saw he was coming back, I knew I had to mark it on my calendar.

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Music Park: Mary Chapin Carpenter @ The Birchmere — 10/29/18

Mary Chapin Carpenter performing at the Birchmere on Monday, Oct. 29, 2018

Mary Chapin Carpenter performs at The Birchmere on Oct. 29, 2018. (Photo by Chester Simpson)

“Passionate Kisses” awaited eager fans that packed The Birchmere for two sold-out nights recently to hear a hometown troubadour with a voice strong and true! Mary Chapin Carpenter had come home.

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