Posts Tagged ‘Ital’

ToDo ToDay: Ital, Floor, and the High-Achieving Emanuel Brothers

Ital’s DJ work is good enough not to necessitate any live-show frills, but the man puts on an impressive footwork display. When he performed at DC9 in September, he stomped and slid like an aquaphobe caught in a rainstorm behind his table of gear. His shimmying showed a visible passion far more entertaining than [...]

Ital’s Daniel Martin-McCormick: “I Didn’t Want To Do Some Jamie Lidell Shit”

Daniel Martin-McCormick got his start screaming and playing guitar in the wild and wonderful Black Eyes, which released two records on Dischord in 2003 and 2004. Today, he's best known as Ital, the name for his electronic dance-music project, but he’s also half of Mi Ami, which went from a three-piece rock band to a more [...]

Arts Roundup: IAMART Edition

The uplifting universe of D.C. artist BK Adams [Pink Line]
Sonic Circuits honcho Jeff Surak chats about this year's festival of experimental music. [20K Under DC]
How the wrestling was choreographed in Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company's The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity. [Express]
Ital, the warped EDM project of Daniel Martin-McCormick (Mi Ami, Black Eyes), announces a new album. [...]

Coming Soon: Protect-U’s “Motorbike” on Planet Mu

More from the department of local names going big places: Local art-electronic duo Protect-U already has one new EP out this month on the U.K.'s Vibrations Records, and coming in May is "Motorbike," a recently announced 12-inch on reputable London label Planet Mu. Kind of a big deal, that: Planet Mu has a solid reputation for [...]

Arts Roundup: Sick Music Edition

Washington Insider: In a Pitchfork feature, former Black Eyes member Daniel Martin-McCormick (aka Ital) says, "The only time I've ever like felt like an insider was in Washington, D.C. I was born there, and I didn't even realize I was an insider until I left."
No Doubt: POTUS' 2012 campaign playlist is confusing. Arcade Fire. Florence [...]

Arts Roundup: Strictly for the Females Edition

Sad Song/Happy Song: As we mentioned Monday, WaPo's John Kelly waxed nostalgic for Melody Records and Penn Camera over the weekend, but yesterday, Washingtonian turned in a surprisingly comprehensive list of local record shops.
Attention Dudes: Ital, the electronic-music moniker of Black Eyes' Daniel Martin-McCormick, will release its full-length debut, Hive Mind, on March 6.
Gross: Photos of the No-Pants Metro [...]