Fill your holiday weekend with lots of local music and a little bit of dancing.
Posts Tagged ‘Priests’
Watch Melinda Diachenko get Michael Andrade chained and dirt-faced in a video from two other D.C. photogs.
Learn something from your fellow D.C. residents this weekend.
In much of her work, Colombian raised photographer and designer Natalia Arias challenges traditional cultural tropes of beauty, sexuality, and general propriety. Her series Taboo includes “Beauty” (shown), a pristine mannequin head that’s perfectly made up but completely bald, as well as “Corazon Roto,” a photo of a woman’s chest divided by a thick pink [...]
This summer's Fort Reno concert series is off, organizer Amanda MacKaye announced today after she was unable to resolve a permitting dispute with the National Park Service and U.S. Park Police. Not long before MacKaye posted a letter to Fort Reno's website, she wrote to members of more than 20 local bands about the disappointing news—presumably the bands she [...]
Nine years. That’s how much time has elapsed since the release of Clap Your Hands Say Yeah’s self-titled debut, a wonderful record of wistful, jangly indie pop that should have been the jumping off point for a long, brilliant career in music. But it didn’t exactly go that way. After a poorly received sophomore LP [...]
For my cover story this week on Priests, I spent a lot of time observing and talking with the members of the D.C. punk band and people in the world—but I couldn’t touch on every topic I wanted to include, like vocalist Katie Alice Greer's insightful interview style for online fanzine The Media or Black [...]
I hope the members of Priests buy their PR rep a round of drinks tonight—today saw a monster boost in the buzz around the band's soon-to-be-released freshman EP. A full profile ran in this morning's Washington Post, just a few hours before All Songs Considered debuted "Doctor," a track from the upcoming Bodies and Control and Money and Power. Besides the fact [...]