Tracklist: 1. Grip – Hume 2. Five Minutes at the Rainforest Cafe – Macaw 3. Diviner – True Womanhood 4. Moon Rocks (Ricky Rabbit remix) – Rap Dragons 5. Rookie of the Year – Nine-11 Thesaurus 6. Head Shrinker (Tyondai Braxton remix) – Extra Life 7. In Pursuit of Sunshine – The Wholeheart 8. Hearted – Sean Peoples 9. Letter of a General – Imperial China 10. Durito’s Revenge (Dirty

A few days ago, DC’s Night hit me up with this his remix of  Riqsue’s 1982 sensation “Starlight”, and I am more than happy to admit that I have been blasting it on repeat ever since. Stay tuned for more Night and please take the time appreciate to this album art (pure 80’s gold). Risque – Starlight (Night Remix) (mp3)

Director Bahman Ghobadi (A Time for Drunken Horses, Turtles can Fly), sheds lights on the Iran’s repressed underground music scene in his latest film No One Knows About Persian Cats (winner of the Un Certain Regard Jury Prize at the Cannes film festival). Both Hypernova and Yellow Dogs, two of the film’s featured bands, will be performing live this Friday at U Street Music Hall.

Dear friends, BLISS last month and the semi-annual Blisspop DC family rager last week were amazing! Thanks to everyone who joined us at the new U Street Music Hall for bass, hands in the air and good times. We’re back this Saturday for more! This month, our partner Brian Billion joins resident DJ Will Eastman. The duo are responsible for No Scrubs: 90’s Dance Party which sold out the 9:30