Around Town: Super Excellent Seats @ The Anthem (Starting 10/12/17)

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Seating chart of The Anthem in DC at 6,000-person capacity (Art courtesy IMP)

With a program dubbed Super Excellent™ Seats, The Anthem (901 Wharf St. SW, DC), the upcoming big sister venue to 9:30 Club, will strive to keep the best seats in the house out of the hands of scalpers, vowed owner IMP yesterday.

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Music Park: Brian Wilson @ Lincoln Theatre — 5/3/17

Brian Wilson 01 Brian Wilson sings at the Lincoln Theatre on May 3, 2017.

Brian Wilson was surely feeling wistful when he sat down at his piano Wednesday night and opened his sold-out concert at the Lincoln Theatre with “Heroes and Villains.”

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Don’t Miss: Brian Wilson @ Lincoln Theatre, 5/4/17

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Brian Wilson (Photo courtesy the artist)

The legendary Brian Wilson will appear for two nights at the Lincoln Theatre on Wednesday, May 3, and Thursday, May 4, to celebrate the seminal Beach Boys album Pet Sounds in what he’s calling final performances of the album. Wednesday is sold out, but amazingly tickets still remain for the Thursday night show.

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Music Park: Glam Skanks @ Lincoln Theatre — 1/23/17

Glam Skanks 14 Vocalist Ali Cat of Glam Skanks catches her microphone at the Lincoln Theatre in DC on Monday, Jan. 23, 2017. (Photo by Mickey McCarter)

What do you get when you combine Wonder Woman with a motorcycle daredevil and give her the voice of Suzi Quatro?

You get Ali Cat, lead singer of Glam Skanks, a rock-n-roll girl band from Los Angeles. And when you put Ali with her bandmates, you get a ton of musical hijinks and a stageful of fun.

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Around Town: Grand Opening @ The Anthem, 10/12/17

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The promotions and production company that owns the 9:30 Club yesterday revealed more details of its sister club, officially set to open on Oct. 12, 2017. Owner IMP did not disclose if the concert hall, named The Anthem, will host a band or other event that day.

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