Posts Tagged ‘Frau Eva’

Arts Roundup: “My Jihad” Edition

"My Jihad" ad campaign coming to D.C. Metro stations [Huffington Post D.C.]
Police search for a suspect in last weekend's D.C. Soundstage shooting [WJLA]
Politics & Prose hosts an open mic for authors who printed their books with the bookstore's Opus self-publishing machine [Post]
Frau Eva drops a new EP [D.C. Music Download]
A look inside D.C.'s LGBT music [...]

ToDo ToDay: Soccer Team and Frau Eva

Soccer Team plays on a World Cup schedule: Every four years or so, Ryan Nelson and Melissa Quinley get together and make gold. D.C. rockers who met while working at Dischord Records, the pair released their debut, the postpunk-y “Volunteered” Civility & Professionalism, in 2006, a folk diary that seems to conceal a barely contained [...]

Arts Roundup: Local Music Edition

XLR8R loves local record label Future Times. [XLR8R]
Berklee College of Music publication Berklee Today talks to Bluebrain about their album/app The National Mall. [Berklee Today]
Today's at-work listening: Benoit & Sergio do a summer-themed podcast for Resident Advisor. [Resident Advisor]
A deep talk with Frau Eva about their new album, Underneath Eyelids [All Our Noise]

Frau Eva’s Underneath Eyelids, Reviewed

Even by more old-fashioned standards, the debut album from Mount Pleasant avant-poppers Frau Eva had a prolonged gestation period. Three years have passed since the group released its Rip Out the Threads EP, and even than that since the group first tested out its deconstructed folk ditties on D.C. stages. In an age of practice-session demos [...]

The Pragmatist: Three Songs for the Last Dance in Your Once-Magnificent Ballroom

Ah, what times you had. Such grandeur, such elegance. In the early days, you hosted the most extravagant and scandalous parties—a handful of celebrities conceived their illegitimate children here, and a few others met their eventual spouses. Fine libations flowed like the Rhine, and they say Jean Renoir once stopped by just to taste your [...]

Weekend Music Roundup: Hotspur, Frau Eva, Nouvelle Vague, and More


Incwell. Strathmore. $10 in advance, $12 at door.

Hotspur, No Second Troy, Margot MacDonald Band, Boys Will Be Boys. 9:30 Club. $15.

Bo Bice. Wolf Trap. $25.

Yell County, The Courtesans, The Secret Pop Band. The Red & The Black. $8. 21+.

New Rock Church of Fire, Greenland, Drunk Tigers. IOTA Club & Cafe. $10.

Sweet Interference, Tripp, Hot Coffee [...]

Snow Day Sessions: Frau Eva

The sun sets and the weather takes a turn for the worst. D.C. psych-folk trio Frau Eva proved to be pretty good sports, though, performing two original songs before hightailing it to the Washington City Paper conference room in search of shelter.
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