Live Review: Samantha Fish @ 9:30 Club — 12/17/19

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Samantha Fish performs at 9:30 Club on Dec. 17, 2019. (Photo by Ari Strauss)

Making her second appearance this year in the DMV, ace guitar slinger Samantha Fish tore it up at her first appearance at the 9:30 Club recently. (This summer, she led off a bill at Wolf Trap with Kenny Wayne Shepherd and the legendary Buddy Guy.) With a bevy of guitars at her disposal, the blueswoman heavily featured songs from her new LP, Kill or Be Kind.

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Preview: Samantha Fish w/ Nicholas David @ 9:30 Club, 12/17/19

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Samantha Fish (Photo courtesy Paradigm Talent Agency)

Samantha Fish released Kill or Be Kind, her latest studio album, earlier this year on Rounder Records. The Kansas City blues guitarist followed that up with a pair of Christmas covers recently — “Run Run Rudolph” and “Christmas (Baby Please Come Home).” She drops by 9:30 Club with Nicholas David for her biggest DC show yet on Tuesday, Dec. 17.

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Music Park: Samantha Fish @ The Birchmere — 10/22/18

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Samantha Fish performs at The Birchmere on Oct. 22, 2018. (Photo by Mark Caicedo)

Somewhere on the hallowed ground between Etta James and Janis Joplin, Stevie Ray Vaughn and Robert Johnson, Samantha Fish is staking out her own territory. This sassy-sweet guitar slinger with a voice that both purrs and growls continues to make the claim that she stands with giants, as well. A packed, standing-room Monday night crowd at The Birchmere would no doubt agree.

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Snapshots: Samantha Fish @ The Hamilton — 6/6/18

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Blues singer-songerwriter Samantha Fish dropped by The Hamilton recently for a rocking show after a productive year! Last year, Samantha released two albums — Chills & Fever and Belle of the West — via Ruf Records. She played a mess of songs from those albums and more, and Nate Payne captured some photos of the Kansas City musician in action.

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Ticket Giveaway: The Get Up Kids @ 9:30 Club, 7/15/18

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The Get Up Kids (Photo by Dalton Paley)

The Get Up Kids released Kicker, a new EP and their first new material in seven years, on June 8 via Polyvinyl Records! The band will tour with a stop at 9:30 Club on Sunday, July 15. You can win tickets to go with Parklife DC!

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