Posts Tagged ‘Black Cat’

David Combs Bids a Final Adieu To Spoonboy

On the day of his last show as Spoonboy, Combs chats about the early days of folk punk and the influence of D.C.’s DIY scene on his music.

Divas, Goths, Goofs, and Glam: Four Breeds of D.C. Drag

“I don’t feel like Sebastian until I hear [my] fanny pack click.”

Photos: Downtown Boys at the Black Cat

Downtown Boys at the Black Cat, May 18th.  © 2015 Matt Dunn

Photos of Mac McCaughan at the Black Cat Backstage

Ian MacKaye, Alec MacKaye, and Brendan Canty watched one of their fans play his new songs and some Superchunk hits.

Kesha Will Play the Black Cat on Tuesday

Tickets go on sale at noon.

Photos of Lieutenant @ Black Cat Backstage

At the Black Cat Backstage, Nate Mendel, bassist for bands like the Foo Fighters and Sunny Day Real Estate, stopped by with his brand new side project.

David Combs Will Play His Final Show as Spoonboy on June 4

"Talking about the same intense thing at every show for weeks or sometimes months was driving me a little crazy.”

Photos from Salad Days Post-Premiere Party at the Black Cat

The showing included two reunions: one for Soulside, who headlined both nights, and one for Swiz,

Photos of the Foo Fighters at the Black Cat

Things I learned at the show: Dave Grohl drives a minivan and packs his kids' lunches.

Photos: Priests at the Black Cat