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REVIEW: Gesaffelstein @ The Anthem – 11/23/19 [PHOTOS]

Novo Sonic System is out on Columbia Records In April, I watched in awe as Gesaffelstein unveiled the iconic new live show behind his latest album, Hyperion. Two stunning vantablack monoliths parted as beaming white lights peered dramatically over a sea of eager Coachella fans. The artist born Mike Lévy then stepped out in one...

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Maren Morris Adds New Dates to World Tour

GIRL is out now via Columbia Records Superstar country artist and “The Middle” collaborator Maren Morris has confirmed new dates on her GIRL: The World Tour. The news arrives weeks after the release of Morris’ Game of Thrones collaboration and the annoucement The Texan will support Miranda Lambert on her Roadside Bars & Pink Guitars tour this fall. The...

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Bloc Party Announce ‘Silent Alarm’ Anniversary Tour

The tour kicks off this fall at The Anthem in D.C. English rockers, Bloc Party has announced they will be performing their milestone debut album, Silent Alarm, from start to finish at select dates across the U.S. The announcement arrives almost fifteen years after the group released their groundbreaking, dance-punk single “Banquet,” and subsequent multi-platinum...

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REVIEW: CHVRCHES @ The Anthem – 10/18/18 [PHOTOS]

Love Is Dead is out now on Glassnote Records It’s so hard having to wait until the end of a five-month tour leg to catch a phenomenal band like CHVRCHES playing their new album live. Of course, we watched, and re-watched, their main stage sets at Governors Ball and Lollapalooza this year, but it’s simply not the same....

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REVIEW: Father John Misty at The Anthem [PHOTOS]

God’s Favorite Customer is out now on Sub Pop / Bella Union In June, Josh Tillman released God’s Favorite Customer — his fourth studio album under the name Father John Misty. Amidst the distinctive folk melodies and witty lyrical quips, the new album finds Tillman contemplating his bleak state of affairs and seeking personal redemption for irreparable damages, his strained...

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Florence + The Machine Release ‘High As Hope’

High As Hope is out now via Republic Records Indie rockers Florence + The Machine are back today with their fourth studio album, High As Hope. The album, which was co-produced by Florence and Emile Haynie (Bruno Mars, Lana Del Rey), features the previously-released singles “Hunger” — currently #1 on AAA radio — “Big God” and “Sky...

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REVIEW: Vance Joy @ The Anthem DC – 06/12/18 [PHOTOS]

Vance Joy’s Nation of Two is out now via Atlantic Records It’s hard to believe it’s been over five years since Australian heartthrob Vance Joy first skyrocketed onto the scene — ukulele in hand — singing songs of love, heartbreak, and hope. Unlike many artists, the singer-songwriter welcomed immediate global success with his debut EP God Loves You When...

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REVIEW: Portugal. The Man at The Anthem – 02/24/18 [PHOTOS]

What happens when your eighth studio album contains your most viral hit? That’s a question Portugal. The Man finds themselves still answering following the release of their 2017 album Woodstock. The album features their international hit “Feel It Still,” a track that has taken a life of its own and exposed a well-established band to soaring new heights....

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