Another gem comes out from Better Listen Records in First Class EP. Martín Miguel’s Better Listen Records is a DC-based vinyl-first disco and house label. The label includes releases from The Last Trip to Gandahar, Ponty Mython, Cody Currie, Dorsi Plantar, Ethyène, Ari Bald, Thatmanmonkz, Closed Paradise, and Chevals. Their latest EP joins music from from French artists Folamour and Ethyène and Scandinavian artists Ari Bald and Dorsi Plantar. The label’s first

Film director, musician, and performer RZA took the stage at the Warner Theatre on April 18th for a compelling audio-visual experience that combined DJing with a screening of Lau Kar-Leung’s 1978 classic, The 36th Chamber of Shaolin. RZA, whose real name is Robert Diggs, has become an influential figure in hip-hop culture, leading the Wu-Tang Clan who released four gold and platinum albums from 1993 to present. Their debut album, Enter the Wu-Tang

The sun sets, the city lights dim low, and a man walks the empty streets alone anticipating his fate. No, I’m not describing the beginning of the movie Daredevil, but I’m setting the scene for the first few bars of Rob Garza’s latest release “Dobruja” with Armada Music. The second half of the electronic duo Thievery Corporation, Rob is spending the second half of his music career producing nu-disco, boogie,

On March 21st, DC became the center stage of two big events – one of the worst snow storms of the season and a DJ set by Mura Masa. The Grammy-nominated Mura Masa took the Flash stage with his friends Brooklyn-based “The Range” and DC-based “Indiginis.” Despite the weather conditions, promoter Nü Androids saw one of its largest crowds at Flash yet. Alex Crossan, better known as “Mura Masa,” hails from

On what felt like a warm summer night in the middle of February in DC, three amazingly talented names in today’s electronic music scene performed at the 9:30 Club for a sold out crowd to raise money for the American Red Cross. Booked by U Street Music Hall, Matoma, Elephante, and Youngr lit up the 9:30 Club stage in rare fashion at the iconic rock club. Playing to his debut