Preview: Ice Cube @ The Anthem, 3/7/19

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Ice Cube (Photo courtesy Represent)

Editor’s note: We have been informed that this show has been canceled. — Parklife DC, 3/1/19

Rapper, writer, and actor Ice Cube released Everythang’s Corrupt, his 10th solo album, not long ago via Lench Mob and Interscope Records. With somewhat short notice, he launched a major tour, and he’s heading to The Anthem on Thursday, March 7 for what is sure to be a very good show.

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Live Review: Beirut @ The Anthem — 2/14/19

Beirut14Beirut performs at The Anthem on Feb. 14, 2019. (Photo by David LaMason)

Beirut, the musical creation of multi-instrumentalist and songwriter Zach Condon, had some humble beginnings — a truly bedroom project where he used to live in Sante Fe, New Mexico. But that project has, for the past several years, become an amazing musical force, pulling influences from Italian westerns to European folk music. But the one thing that ties it all together is the unique voice of Zach himself, which we heard clearly at The Anthem recently.

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