Snapshots: Mansionair @ Union Stage — 4/13/18

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Jack Froggatt fronts Mansionair at Union Stage on April 13, 2018. (Photo by Will Colbert)

Australian indie-electronic trio Mansionair brought a heavy dose of atmospheric harmony to Union Stage Friday night. The third stop of the Alt Nation’s Advanced Placement Tour, featuring Mansionair (@Mansionair), Mikky Ekko (@mikkyekko) and NoMBe (@NoMBeMusic), was a showcase of what’s next for alternative music.

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Don’t Miss: Mansionair @ Union Stage, 4/13/18

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Mansionair (Photo courtesy Glassnote Records)

Sydney’s Mansionair returned recently with a single, “Astronaut (Something About Your Love).” The trio perform it and other songs at Union Stage on Friday, April 13 for SiriusXM Presents Alt Nation’s Advanced Placement Tour with Mikky Ekko and NoMBe.

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Music Park: lespecial @ The 8×10 [Baltimore, Md.] — 2/21/18

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lespecial (Photo courtesy Hoplite Music)

After listening through lespecial’s latest album I was excited to see how the music translated to a live performance. Let me tell you, the performance did not disappoint. lespecial stopped by The 8×10 in Baltimore on Wednesday night and shared their music and abilities with the crowd.

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Don’t Miss: Liberation Dance Party @ DC9, 2/9 + 2/23/18

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Last month, I reviewed a terrific live show by The Wombats at 9:30 Club. The show sold out in a heartbeat, the band were enthused, the audience went nuts—it was a good time.

But I wouldn’t even know who The Wombats were if I hadn’t first heard them at Liberation Dance Party at DC9.

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Snapshots: Emancipator @ 9:30 Club — 2/3/18

_2AS3950.jpg Emancipator performs at 9:30 Club on Feb. 3, 2018. (Photo by Ari Strauss)

Emancipator delivered to a packed 9:30 Club on Saturday, making his fifth stop of a 25-city tour to promote his newest album, Baralku, which released from his own label, Loci Records, this past November.

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