We learned this morning that The Evens are opening this summer's free outdoor concert series at Fort Reno, and now we know the rest: The Fort Reno website finally posted the full schedule. The 10-show lineup includes local indie-rock faves like Typefighter, Southern Problems, Priests, Joy Buttons, Sunwolf, and Mary Christ, with Paint Branch—the duo of [...]
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Saturday night brought the opening of a new bar on 14th Street NW, Black Whiskey, but Sasha Lord was also making a debut of sorts: The local promoter, who regularly books the back room at Comet Ping Pong, recently took up booking at the new Logan Circle space.
Ex-Q and Not U duo Paint Branch has released a new video for "Brighton Beach," the first single from its debut album, I Wanna Live. (We gave the album a careful listen earlier this year; read Joe Warminsky's review here.)
Don't expect any cameos from members John Davis or Chris Richards; the video is a moody [...]
After Q and Not You disbanded, alums John Davis and Chris Richards took some time off from recording together. But this month, they followed up on a long-simmering collaboration with the debut record from the duo, Paint Branch. Now the team is harmonizing again in the loveliest of ways.
Saturday night, the two performed an in-store show [...]
Nomadic Massive, a collection of touring MCs that first came together in Montreal, includes two white dudes with sunglasses, films grainy videos on public transit, and recites the line “word to my mother” with straight-faced self-seriousness. But in spite of their earnestness, the group’s members should be forgiven for being a decade late to Slum [...]
Small stakes and musical amity can be a recipe for mush, and that's why a lot of bands are over before they begin. But adding a calm "why not" to a mature "what if" can work, especially if everybody is relatively free of hangups. So it goes for John Davis and Chris Richards, two former [...]
Paint Branch, the new band from former Q & Not U bandmates John Davis and Chris Richards, has released its first single. The track, "Brighton Beach," will appear on the band's debut album, I Wanna Live, which drops on Jan. 8, 2013.
An aside for those not familiar with suburban Maryland: The band, like Paint Branch [...]