Concert Calendar 4/2: Mates of State, Death Cab for Cutie

Death Cab for Cutie Saturday Mates of State Husband and wife duo Kori Gardner and Jason Hammel once played in a college band in Kansas called Vosotros.  After getting married in 2001, they formed Mates of State and… Read More

Concert Calendar 3/27: Asobi Seksu and Gomez

Check out that floor! Saturday Asobi Seksu Shoegazing indie rockers Asobi Seksu will be appearing at the Rock and Roll Hotel on Saturday night. Their new album Hush hasn’t garnered strong reviews, but that shouldn’t stop you from… Read More

Concert Calendar 03/20: Pronto, Mountain Goats

The Mountain Goats Saturday Pronto The side project of Wilco’s keyboardist Mikael Jorgensen, Pronto is a delightful four-piece whose album All is Golden features funky pop tracks that hearken back to the 70’s.  The band will be appearing… Read More

Concert Calendar 2/26: Dan Auerbach, The Whigs

The wild wild Whigs Saturday Dan Auerbach Black Keys frontman Dan Auerbach released his debut solo album Keep it Hid earlier this month.  The San Francisco Chronicle called Auerbach “a master at creating surprising, shadowy textures with reverb… Read More

Concert Calendar 2/20: M. Ward and Ben Kweller

Ben Kweller Saturday M. Ward Our favorite Synagogue, Sixth and I, is hosting M. Ward this coming Saturday.  Tickets will be hard to come by, as Ward is know for putting on great live performances.  His new album… Read More

Concert Calendar 2/13: Fujiya and Miyagi

Fujiya & Miyagi Monday The Takeover UK Pittsburgh based The Takeover UK will be playing a show at DC9 Monday.  Fortunately, tickets are only $8, but you may want to pass on this all too familiar blend of… Read More

Concert Calendar 1/30: Like Lykke Li live?

Lykke Li Saturday Lykke Li Swedish indie artist Lykke Li is known for her soaring vocals and inventive electronic arrangements.  She’ll be appearing at the The Sixth and I Synagogue in Chinatown with fellow Swedes Wildbirds and Peacedrums. … Read More

Concert Calendar 1/22: Buy local, if you can

Saturday Tea Leaf Green Cleverly named Tea Leaf Green will be at the 9:30 Club at the usual time. The band has been known to perform under their acoustic alter-ego Coffee Bean Brown, but the show tomorrow should… Read More

Concert Calendar: Inauguration weekend and beyond

See him on Sunday with half a million friends Sunday Maroon 5 and John Legend Declare Yourself, a non-profit dedicated to increasing youth voter turnout has organized a concert at the Renaissance Hotel. Featuring Maroon 5, John Legend,… Read More

Concert Calendar: Nada thing to miss

Nada Surf Friday Look out for indie favorites Nada Surf at the 9:30 Club tonight.  Best known for the song “Popular,” the band is touring to support a new album, “Lucky.”  Jealous Girlfriends and the delightful Delta Spirit… Read More