Snapshots: Cypress Hill @ The Fillmore Silver Spring — 3/8/19

Cypress Hill 1 Cypress Hill performs at The Fillmore Silver Spring on March 8, 2019. (Photo by Andy Jillson)

Cypress Hill recently played a show at The Fillmore Silver Spring in support of Elephants on Acids,  the band’s ninth studio album. Still most famous for “Insane in the Brain,” Cypress Hill performed songs new and old, and Andy Jillson took some pix.

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Preview: Cypress Hill and Hollywood Undead @ The Fillmore Silver Spring, 3/8/19

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Cypress Hill (Photo courtesy BMG)

Cypress Hill and Hollywood Undead will bring their West Coast High Tour to The Fillmore Silver Spring on Friday, March 8. Cypress Hill is touring in celebration of their ninth studio album, Elephants on Acid, and Hollywood Undead is on-the-road supporting PSALMS, their latest EP, as well as FIVE, their fifth full-length record.

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Music Park: Cypress Hill @ RFK Stadium Festival Grounds, 4/21/18

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Cypress Hill perform at RFK Stadium Festival Grounds for the National Cannabis Festival on April 21, 2018. (Photo by Will Colbert)

Happy Belated 4/20. Blunted LA rap group Cypress Hill was in the nation’s capital this Saturday to help DC celebrate the marijuana holiday.
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Music Park: Prophets of Rage @ 9:30 Club — 9/14/17

Prophets of Rage @ 9:30 Club, Washington DC, 09/14/2017
Prophets of Rage perform at 9:30 Club on Sept. 14, 2017. (Photo by Paivi)

Eleven minutes and thirty-eight seconds.

That’s how long it took before a member of the rap rock supergroup Prophets of Rage mentioned the President, first numerically (“45” — not four-five, which would be South African slang for male genitalia according to Johannesburg-born comedian and Daily Show host Trevor Noah), and then by last name and the acronym POTUS. Rap legend Chuck D muttered the surname and it was clear that the call to action against and the critiques of the current White House occupant weren’t going to end there.

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