Posts Tagged ‘Patriot Center’

Photos: Atoms for Peace @ Patriot Center

Atoms for Peace—the supergroup composed of Radiohead lead singer Thom Yorke, Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea, Radiohead producer Nigel Godrich, Beck and R.E.M. drummer Joey Waronker, and the Brazilian instrumentalist Mauro Refosco from Forro in the Dark—brought its heavy rhythms to the George Mason Patriot Center last night.

Photos: Sigur Rós @ Patriot Center

At some point in the Von, Ágætis byrjun, ( ) era, I counted Sigur Rós as one of my favorite bands. The group lost me a bit after that, and I hadn't seen its live show since the very early 2000s. Last night, they played to a sold-out and ecstatic Patriot Center. [...]

Arts Roundup: Naked Girls Ejected Edition

Naked Girls Reading booted from Little Miss Whiskey's. [DCist]
Economist/Baltimore Sun cartoonist Kal raises more than $90,000 on Kickstarter for a coffee-table retrospective of his work. [Post]
Is Washington drama House of Cards actually successful? [Huffington Post D.C.]
Portlandia makes fun of a guy who quits his job to pursue furniture making, and the character might be based [...]

Dethklok and Mastodon Touring 34 Cities

Not only is Dethklok getting its own video game, but Brendan Small's once-imaginary band has somehow managed to arrange a 7-week tour with Mastodon, the most popular metal act to come out of Atlanta and Metallica's current tour opener. Mastodon's Crack the Skye hit the streets in March of this year, and Dethklok's Dethalbum II [...]

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