Music Park: Kite @ Spellbound — 3/4/17

Kite @ Spellbound, Washington DC, 3/4/2017 Nicklas Stenemo of Kite at Spellbound on March 4, 2017. (Photo by Paivi)

Draping the intimate space within Recessions in soothing synthpop, Swedish duo Kite dropped by the weekly Spellbound party on Saturday to engross an attentive crowd with their poignant compositions.

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Don’t Miss: Kite @ Spellbound, 3/4/17

Kite6 ( Photo Jonas Andersson)
Kite (Photo by Jonas Andersson)

Swedish electronic duo Kite are returning to the United States after a successful summer debut last year, and they are performing at Spellbound, located at Recessions (1823 L St. NW, DC) on Saturday, March 4.

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Don’t Miss: Lol Tolhurst @ Songbyrd, 2/21, @ Little Miss Whiskey’s, 2/22

Lol Tolhurst (Photo by Scott Witter)

Lol Tolhurst is a founding member of The Cure, and he played keyboards with Robert Smith and company until his departure from the band in 1989. Last fall, Lol published Cured: The Tale of Two Imaginary Boys, a memoir of his life as a musician.

The book brings him to DC next week for special appearances at Songbyrd Music House and Record Cafe (2477 18th St. NW, DC) on Tuesday, Feb. 21, and Little Miss Whiskey’s Golden Dollar (1104 H St. NE, DC) on Wednesday, Feb. 22.

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Snapshots: Aesthetic Perfection @ Ivy City Tavern — 7/2/17

Aesthetic Perfection @ Ivy City Tavern, Washington DC, 7/2/2017
Aesthetic Perfection performs at Ivy City Tavern on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017. (Photo by Paivi)

On the heels of a new single, “Love Like Lies,” Aesthetic Perfection (L.A. producer Daniel Graves) launched a tour that brought him to DC to play at Ivy City Tavern on Tuesday.

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Don’t Miss: Aesthetic Perfection @ Ivy City Tavern, 2/7/17

Single art for “Love Like Lies” by Aesthetic Perfection (Photo courtesy the artist)

Aesthetic Perfection, aka Los Angeles producer Daniel Graves, released a new single, “Love Like Lies,” in December on his own label, Close to Human Music. Now he is on his first full US tour in three years, and he visits DC to perform at Ivy City Tavern — tonight, Tuesday, Feb. 7!

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