Posts Tagged ‘Stereosleep’

ToDo ToDay: Mates of State, Black Sparks, and Stupid Fucking Bird

Though U Street Music Hall regularly plays host to buzzy DJs and local purveyors of electronic music, its bookers also make room for smaller indie-rock acts. Tonight, that act is Mates of State, the twee wife-and-husband duo of Kori Gardner and Jason Hummel. Mates of State’s last album, Mountaintops, appeared in 2011, but I saw the [...]

Here’s Who Might Have Played Fort Reno This Summer

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 [...]

Don’t Be Bored: Haus Show

Keep your showgoing local tonight. Bike Trip, a newish group that blends indie pop's recent interest in African guitar sounds like soukous and high life with low-grade art-kid fuckery, plays at Black Cat with Stereosleep and The XOs (8 p.m.; $8).And Anthony Pirog, the guitarist from local experimental duo Janel+ Anthony, plays solo at Velvet Lounge, [...]