Down In The Reeds Festival in Washington DC Highlights The Healing Power of Music

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Down In The Reeds Festival returns to The Parks at Walter Reed in Washington D.C. on Saturday, October 8, 2022. The day-long Fall celebration brings together a mosaic of entertainment and activations reflective of DC’s cultural diversity. This year the universal power of drumming and rhythm will resonate throughout the festival with the inclusion of Bhangra, Eastern Indigenous Powwow Drumming, Go Go, Funk, West African Drumming, Traditional Bolivian Dance, Jazz, and World Folk. A combination of performances and workshops will be led by…

New Music Friday – July 15, 2022

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Recent Articles By Daniel Warren Hill Happy Friday! We are jumping into the #newmusicfriday conversation on our site. You can find excellent articles about musicians from the DMV music scene and beyond with new music this week in every category of our site. In this section, we pay homage to some of the submissions we […]

Creature Canyon Fans the Flames in Music Video for “Faded Fire”

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More to Watch By Margaret Adams San Diego-native band Creature Canyon has released the official visualizer for their new single “Faded Fire,” a reflection of a relationship that is slowly burning out. This is the band’s fourth single of the year, following the release of their previous singles, “Mirrors,” “Pressure,” and “Simulator.” The California pop-rock band […]

Jerome Fontamillas of Switchfoot: ‘You Really Have to Believe in What You’re Doing Regardless of the Cost’

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Jerome Fontamillas of Grammy Award-winning band rock Switchfoot has a distinct memory of his beginnings in music. Fast forward to the present, and the keyboardist and guitarist now plays sold-out shows around the world. Learn more about Jerome Fontamillas’ inspiring story with contributing writer Cynthia Gross, including his advice for aspiring musicians, highlights from Switchfoot’s D.C. area shows over the years, and his favorite memory of the Philippines in honor of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month.

Premium Rock and Roll “Slam Band,” Broke Royals Release New Single

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Recent Articles By Daniel Warren Hill Called one of the best live bands in DC by CBS, and praised by Billboard for their “sing-along, arena-ready sound,” Broke Royals have just released their first single of 2022, “Slam Band.” The Washington D.C. metropolitan area was all a-flutter when Broke Royals released their second full-length album, Saint […]

Bhi Bhiman Stays “Up All Night” in Emotional New Single

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More to Watch By Daniel Warren Hill St. Louis based singer-songwriter, Bhi Bhiman has just released his latest single and accompanying music video for “Up All Night.” Bhiman gets personal by reliving a recent time when he would watch his daughter throughout the night while his wife was caring for her dying father, saying, “I […]

JMSEY Encourages You To Take A “Lil While”

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More to Watch Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on pinterest By Margaret Adams Los Angeles based artist JMSEY has released the music video for his new single “Lil While.” This is JMSEY’s first single of the year after finishing off 2021 with an EP: “JMSEY on Audiotree Live.”  JMSEY’s influences and unique sound […]

Watch Gigi Vega Bring Her Creative Outlets Together In “Down Crazy”

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More to Watch by Daniel Warren Hill Most artists today appreciate the need to diversify their talents. Some do this by prioritizing their contribution to songwriting or production, while others like iTunes and Billboard charting artist and triple-threat Gigi Vega highlight her background in music, dance, and acting. The best example of this is Vega’s […]

HØVDING Faces the Depths in Debut Single, ‘Caught Beneath the Water’

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Recent Articles By Charlie Maybee This reading of Alchemical Records content provides a multimedia experience for our audience while increasing the accessibility of our content to persons with hearing loss, low vision, dyslexia, physical or motor disabilities, or are on the autism spectrum. HØVDING is a brand-new father-daughter duo who just released their debut […]