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Allison
Lake Hopatcong, NJ
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The creators of some of my favorite musicals are back with another pop culture one -- F.R.I.E.N.D.S. the musical is coming to NYC this fall! Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Yeah Right
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Metallica’s current world tour didn’t come to DC. The closest date was at the Ravens stadium in Baltimore on a Tuesday, so I opted for a vacation to Atlanta to see the tour at the new Braves stadium instead. The... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Yeah Right
It took me a while to figure out if I like the new Wavves album or not. It's really different than their normal stuff. And I definitely prefer the normal stuff. But the new album has grown on me a... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Yeah Right
Passenger takes on TLC Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Yeah Right
Phantogram take on Hole Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Yeah Right
Lorde – “Sober” Lorde – “The Louvre” Lorde – “Writer in the Dark” Lorde – “Supercut” Lorde – “Perfect Places” (just buy the whole album, it’s amazing) Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Yeah Right
If the Fragile Rock Tiny Desk Concert doesn't bring you joy, then we can't be friends. Continue reading
Posted Jul 17, 2017 at Yeah Right
Lorde's new album is fantastic. The whole thing is pretty great, but the more I listen to it the more I think "Green Light" rivals any of her singles as the best. So I'll make it the SOW: Continue reading
Posted Jul 16, 2017 at Yeah Right
There is a new YouTube champ. Hat tip: Marginal Revolution Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2017 at Yeah Right
Dan Auerbach – “Shine on Me” Cymbals Eat Guitars – “Have a Heart” St. Vincent – “New York” Sheer Mag – “Suffer Me” Broncho – “Get In My Car” Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2017 at Yeah Right
Sesame Street meets the Beastie Boys Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2017 at Yeah Right
Chance the Rapper delivers a fabulous Tiny Desk Concert Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2017 at Yeah Right
I'm finally seeing Metallica tonight. Clearly I have to go with "Seek n' Destroy" as the SOW: Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2017 at Yeah Right
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I road tripped to Cleveland this weekend to catch the last USA stop of the first leg of U2’s Joshua Tree anniversary tour. The DC stop was at FedEx Field (barf) on a Tuesday night, so heading elsewhere was an... Continue reading
Posted Jul 6, 2017 at Yeah Right
Arcade Fire – “Creature Comfort" In the Valley Below – “Bloodhands (Oh My Fever)” The Killers – “Run for Cover” Emily Haines and the Soft Skeleton – “Fatal Gift” Filthy Friends – “The Arrival” Continue reading
Posted Jul 5, 2017 at Yeah Right
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Badass Lady Songwriters at IOTA – My normal crew couldn’t attend the monthly sing-a-long night at DC9 so I hit up IOTA instead to see Olivia Mancini and the Mates. Lauren Calve opened the show with an Americana set comprised... Continue reading
Posted Jul 5, 2017 at Yeah Right
The Fort Reno schedule is finally out! Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2017 at Yeah Right
The kid from Stranger Things has good taste in music. Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2017 at Yeah Right
Bold claim: Dan Auerbach's recent solo album is the best music that he has ever put out. I'm obsessed with the album and my favorite track is "King of a One Horse Town" so I'll make that the SOW: Continue reading
Posted Jul 2, 2017 at Yeah Right
Start planning your vacations now. Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2017 at Yeah Right
Tigers Jaw delivers a solid Tiny Desk Concert: Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2017 at Yeah Right
Torres – “Skim” liv – “Heaven” Violet Sands – “Unusual” Broken Social Scene – “Hug of Thunder” Icona Pop – “Girls Girls” Continue reading
Posted Jun 28, 2017 at Yeah Right
Jack White and Elton John team up, with great results. Continue reading
Posted Jun 28, 2017 at Yeah Right
My new second favorite thing (behind air guitar competitions, obviously) is the monthly communal sing-a-long hosted by A People's Choir at DC9. It's based on an event series from, of course, Portland. Each month there is a theme, people suggest... Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2017 at Yeah Right