Live Review: Aly & AJ @ The Fillmore Silver Spring — 5/22/19

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Aly & AJ perform at The Fillmore Silver Spring on May 22, 2019. (Photo by Angel Kim)

Aly & AJ brought both nostalgia and future to The Fillmore Silver Spring recently with support from Armors. Anyone who came-of-age in the mid 2000s has probably heard of the duo, consisting of sisters Aly and AJ Michalka. They released their pop-rock debut album Into the Rush in 2005 and Insomniatic in 2007, including the single “Potential Breakup Song.” After a decade-long break, Aly & AJ returned in 2017 with the ’80s infused, indie-pop Ten Years, and released Sanctuary on May 10. Continue Reading

Live Review: MØ @ 9:30 Club — 1/15/19

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Mø performs at 9:30 Club on Jan. 15, 2019. (Photo by Paivi)

Danish electropop singer Mø recently performed in a sold-out show at the 9:30 Club, bringing joyful music to fans eager to sing along, stomp, and dance. Known for hits like “Lean On” and other musical collaborations, Mø showed that she’s capable of standing on her own as a pop singer with catchy songs such as “Kamikaze” and “Nights With You.”

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Interview: Car Astor — A Rising Star

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Car Astor (Photo courtesy Reybee Inc.)

Car Astor, a very talented young electropop musician from New York City, visited DC recently. While she was here, Car sat down for a chat with Parklife DC at Union Station prior to a photo shoot for another outlet. In our interview, we dug into the future of the memorable singer-songwriter, formerly known as SEE. (This interview was edited for length and flow.)

For more information on Car Astor, visit her website.

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Ticket Giveaway: St. Lucia @ 9:30 Club, 11/6/18

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Jean-Philip Grobler and Patti Beranek of St. Lucia (Photo courtesy Columbia Records)

Jean-Philip Grobler, better known as the man behind St. Lucia, released Hyperion, the third studio album by the project, in September via Columbia Records. St. Lucia plays the second of two nights at 9:30 Club on Tuesday, Nov. 6, and you can win tickets to go with Parklife DC.

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