Gold Panda at U Hall, Friday 9/9
Learn more about Gold Panda before his show on Friday at U Street Music Hall. RSVP on Facebook and purchase tickets. Mixing samples into a swirling yet laid-back stew, a musical mélange somewhere between DJ Shadow and Four Tet, London-based knob turner Gold Panda began to stir an underground buzz in the late 2000s. A retiring sort with the given name Derwin, Gold Panda began his electronic experiment as a lark in the

Philco’s latest track has it all: compelling percussion, a bouncy bassline, and both a vocal and melodic synthesized hook that won’t leave you hanging. But perhaps the DC-based DJ/Producer’s greatest stroke of artistic genius is his track arrangement — Philco transitions between sections in the track seamlessly. One of the most considerable challenges producers face is retaining the listener’s attention for the duration of the track, and Philco fares well in this regard. Listen to

Transport yourself to another world by listening to the premiere of Metropole Des Anges Pt. 1 by EH46, a musical group based in Southern California. Founded in 2009 by J. Schweitzer, their drone-based compositions use a variety of electric and acoustic instruments to explore the effects of melodic and harmonic structures on human emotional perception. Although there is a constant cycle of droning tones in this piece, it shifts between dissonance

Ben Browning at U Street Music Hall (August 6, 10:30pm)
Learn more about Ben Browning (of Cut Copy) before his show on Saturday at U Street Music Hall. RSVP on Facebook and purchase tickets. Australian singer, songwriter, and DJ Ben Browning was active in the Melbourne scene with synth group Damn Arms before becoming the bassist for indie electronic heroes Cut Copy in 2008. He made his debut as a solo artist in 2012 with the five-song Lover Motion EP, which

SG Lewis at U Street Music Hall 7/29.
Learn more about SG Lewis before his show on Friday at U Street Music Hall. RSVP on Facebook and purchase tickets. SG Lewis is a 21-year-old music producer from Reading who blends influences of club music with the emotive touch of classic song writing to create his own personal sound. Now label-mates, SG Lewis made himself known to PMR by way of remixing Jessie Ware’s recent single “You & I (Forever)”. You’d be forgiven