Posts Tagged ‘Electronic Music’

Forward Festival Invades National Mall This Weekend

It doesn't take long to realize how much David Fogel loves D.C.
During an interview with Washington City Paper in 2011, he mentioned how his Forward Festival was created to bring tourists up to speed on the city's burgeoning dance/electronica scene. "We want to show off D.C.," Fogel said at the time. "Every time we bring people [...]

Tonight’s Lost & Sound Might Be Weird and Sexual

"The combination of tech house, deep house, and nu disco in one night works out in a pretty awesome way—vibes and energy tonight will be deep, sexual, and weird," says Adams Morgan resident Morgan Tepper, aka DJ Lxsx Frxnk, about tonight's Lost and Sound party at U Street's Velvet Lounge. DJs Chris Nitti and Matthew [...]

Denman Anderson Releases Hell Is From Here to Eternity

D.C.'s dance underground may currently favor populist nu disco and moombahton, but iconoclastic DJ Denman C. Anderson points dance music fans in a much more sinister direction on his latest mix Hell is From Here to Eternity.
One of D.C.'s most intriguing DJs, Anderson's coldwave and minimal synth No Love Lost night with Fan Death Records' [...]

Outside Sunday Sessions: Dancing Banned at Monuments, But Not Yards Park

House music, avant-garde art, and a hope for clear skies will provide the backdrop for dance fanatics and families alike at the debut 1st Sunday Sessions event at Yards Park this weekend. Headliner DJ Meistro (Marc Meisnere) says, "we want to create an opportunity for families with young kids, who probably are not hitting the [...]

“We All Came from Punk Bands”: A Chat with Beautiful Swimmers

With the opening of U Street Music Hall and the proliferation of forward-thinking DJ nights, you may have noticed an influx of electronic music in D.C. over the past few years. As a label owner, producer, and musician, Andrew Field-Pickering of the Future Times label has been a crucial player in much of this. He [...]