Our friends at U Street Music Hall announced yesterday that they are bringing Moon Boots to Union Stage on Thursday, May 10. This May 10 date with Moon Boots will be the first show in an upcoming series at Union Stage for U Street Music Hall. Union Stage has a smaller capacity than U Street Music Hall, so expect a more intimate vibe for the shows that U Hall presents there.
After a hiatus in throwing parties, we’re back with a monthly party series called #TRACKWERK at Ten Tigers Parlour, a bar in DC’s Petworth neighborhood that features comfortable seating, a beautiful outdoor patio, good food, and most importantly for us, an upstairs dance floor with a crisp yet powerful Martin Audio sound system. The name #TRACKWERK is a pun that will resonate both with musicians and any DC resident who rides
Dance music has, and always will be, inherently political. It’s something we sometimes forget in recent years with all of the cake throwing and pool partying, but it’s true. It’s political because dance music’s legacy came from a political place. It came from the black community, the queer community, the nerd community; dance music evolved from an otherized, underground hub of outsider culture before eventually becoming the mainstream behemoth it
Hi SoundCloud. We’ve known each other for a long time. I’ve seen you grow into a gargantuan social cornerstone for an entire community of content creators, appreciators, and curators. Now, when people walk up to me and ask, “Do you have a SoundCloud,” it’s not a rare thing. It’s very commonplace. You’ve officially made it. But at what cost? I’ll be frank here: many of the people who helped nurture
Today, we lost a living legend. The man who many said floated into a room instead of simply walking. The man who proved that sex appeal is genderless, everywhere, and oftentimes in the form of something purple. The man who evolved, shapeshifted, and demanded us to express ourselves. He demanded us to strive forth, accept our vulnerability, and use it as our ultimate weapon. And in his embrace of being