Posts Tagged ‘RDGLDGRN’

Photos: RDGLDGRN at U Street Music Hall

The local rap/rock/go-go fusion band concluded its big Robots tour at U Hall.

Arts Roundup: Racing Presidents Ballet Edition

Plus: An interview with RDGLDGRN's bassist.

Babe, Big in the City

It's been a group house, a music venue, and a record label. Now, one year in, Babe City has bigger ambitions.

Photos: RDGLDGRN at Babe City

Photos: the Foo Fighters’ Fourth of July Celebration at RFK

City Paper didn't photograph the Foos, but we did catch the other sets.

RDGLDGRN Tackles Interracial Dating on New Song, “Robots”

RDGLDGRN's music is made for warm weather, which might be why the Reston, Va., trio spends most of its time playing outdoor festivals during the summer months. Among the shows on its upcoming schedule is this year's Summer Spirit Festival in Columbia, Md., alongside Lauryn Hill, Janelle Monae, Meshell Ndegeocello, and Raheem DeVaughn.
And if it wasn't obvious that RDGLDGRN (pronounced Red, Gold, [...]

Watch: RDGLDGRN, “Doing the Most”

If you've followed the Reston band, you know the story of RDGLDGRN. But it's still kind of hard to believe. After some finagling by its producer, the band got D.C. hardcore and grunge vet Dave Grohl to record drums for its go-go-tinged single, "I Love Lamp." After they wrapped, Grohl asked the band, "Well, do you [...]

Arts Roundup: Remiiiix! Edition

The Helen Hayes Awards will change venues and formats this year. [Post]
Listen to a go-go take on Lorde's "Royals." [Post]
Northern Virginia's RDGLDGRN drops a new video with an assist from Dave Grohl and Pharrell. [Huffington Post]
Drop Electric also releases a new music video, though without celebrity endorsements. [D.C. Music Download]
Ex-9:30 Club booking manager Lisa White [...]

Arts Roundup: Slicknosity Edition

The recent documentary Chinatown looks at a D.C. neighborhood with an increasingly meaningless name. [WAMU]
Senior Historian David Ward talks history and controversy at the National Portrait Gallery. [Post]
Mayor Vince Gray to launch his re-election campaign at THEARC. [WTOP]
In advance of his New Year's Eve concert at the Hamilton, Dr. John drops science and some creative lingo [...]

ToDo ToDay: Porgy and Bess, Stand-Up Comedy, and Cotton Candy

The return of Porgy and Bess to the National Theatre means much more than rousing dance numbers: It was the first musical performed for a desegregated audience at the gilded Pennsylvania Avenue NW venue. This tour stop of the much-updated Porgy and Bess, which snagged the 2012 Tony for Best Revival, is unlikely to reach similar heights of [...]

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