Music Archive

The Breaks: Listen to Beyond Modern’s Cronut Shout-Out on “Lordamercy”

"A young nigga with more lines than white folks trying to buy Cronuts"

Why Tchaikovsky is a Good Choice for the National Symphony’s Series

Like Michael Bay, who gave us the Transformers and Bad Boys franchises, Tchaikovsky was considered a hack in his day.

The Howard Theatre Hosts its First Bounce Beat Go-Go Show Tomorrow

"To be playing on this show means so much to me. It's like a basketball player playing at Madison Square Garden.”

Byardistry: Jazz Setlist, Jan. 29 – Feb. 4

A tribute to a great jazz mentor and a steady bandleading gig for Joe Brotherton

Photos of Billy Idol and Broncho at the Lincoln Theatre

"My name's Billy fucking Idol."

The Breaks: This Week in Local Hip-Hop

Wale wants Kanye to design the Wizards' uniforms.

Happy Birthday Ted: Jazz Setlist, Jan. 22-28

Celebrate legendary local saxophonist Ted Efantis' 85th birthday at Bohemian Caverns.

One Track Mind: Tomás Pagán Motta’s “I Don’t Care”

"I was listening to a lot of Spaghetti Western soundtracks at the time.”

Watch Ex Hex’s New ’80s-Inspired Video for “Don’t Wanna Lose”

A take on Ladies and Gentlemen, The Fabulous Stains, it'll take you straight back to the days of statement socks.

Watch D.C. Bands Vie for a Slot at NPR’s Tiny Desk

Contest entry videos from the El Mansouris, Humble Fire, Stranger in the Alps, and Sara Curtin

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