Posts Tagged ‘luce unplugged’

Photos: Olivia Neutron-John and Be Steadwell at American Art Museum

See Olivia Neutron-John and Be Steadwell at Our Show at the American Art Museum This Friday!

Free music, free beer, free art.

Photos: Young Rapids / Pleasure Curses at American Art Museum

Young Rapids at Smithsonian American Art Museum, May 22nd.
Full gallery here.

Come to the American Art Museum This Friday to See Young Rapids and Pleasure Curses!

Plus: free beer!

FRIDAY: Come to Our American Art Museum Show with Art Sorority for Girls and lowercase letters!

Free beer tastings, free gorgeous space, and free music!

Friday! Come to Our Laughing Man and Furniteur Show at the American Art Museum

This Friday, drink free beer with us and dig on bluesy experimental rock and moody space disco.

Come to Our Luce Unplugged Show With Paint Branch and The Walking Sticks

Back in December 2011, Title Tracks frontman John Davis played an intimate set in the Luce Foundation Center at the Smithsonian American Art Museum as part of its regular Luce Unplugged series. Toward the end of the set, Davis brought up his old bandmate from Q and Not U, Chris Richards—now the pop critic at the Washington Post—and the pair played some [...]

Listen: Teen Mom, Gilly

D.C. fuzz-pop quartet Teen Mom says its newest EP, Gilly, is about "longing, time, and not leaving the house." I'd offer that this is the kind of music you'd generally listen to in the house—specifically, in a bedroom decorated with posters of Galaxie 500 and My Bloody Valentine.
Though the EP, released today, doesn't sound made [...]

Hey! Come to Our Show at the Smithsonian American Art Museum on Friday

Hey, Mr./Ms. Educated Concertgoer. Need some early evening plans for Friday? Read on.
You'll recall that every month, the Luce Foundation Center hosts intimate concerts in its gorgeous space on the third floor of the American Art Museum. Last September, we helped plan a Luce Unplugged show featuring three of Arts Desk's favorite D.C. acts: Kokayi, [...]

ToDo ToDay, Sept. 14-16: City Paper at the American Art Museum!

Each month, the Smithsonian American Art Museum hosts Luce Unplugged, a best-kept-secret of a concert series that's featured stripped-down sets from great acts like John Davis, Birdlips, Deleted Scenes, and Aaron Thompson. For the series' September installment, the Luce folks reached out to Washington City Paper to curate a lineup. We picked three acts we love: Grammy-nominated rapper/crooner/producer Kokayi; The Caribbean, and Alex Minoff. The show is [...]