As in the Sky — Interview from 2005

Ian MacKaye made a lasting impact at a very young age, and by keeping up the good work in the decades that followed he has inadvertently provided a guiding light for generations of idealists and iconoclasts. Washington region recording wizard Chad Clark once told me that Minor Threat, the band the teen-aged MacKaye fronted in … Continue reading As in the Sky — Interview from 2005

Scenes from the Scene: Photos of Day After Day D.C. Fest 2013

Dave Homeowner Reviews Ras Hall, BSR, Supreme Commander, Killer of Sheep, JJ & the Bandits, and Cultivator

Basic Skills Review, Supreme Commander, Killer of Sheep, JJ & the Bandits, and Cultivator Ras Hall, Feb. 19, 2012 For the win and for the record: Fuck the world, I love a Sunday matinee. This show was sort of a tester for the semi-regular Sunday matinees happening at the new venue Ras Hall on Georgia Avenue, … Continue reading Dave Homeowner Reviews Ras Hall, BSR, Supreme Commander, Killer of Sheep, JJ & the Bandits, and Cultivator

Rachel Atcheson’s Pictures: Scenes from the Scene, Courtesy of the Scene’s Preeminent Photographer Circa 2008-2011

Suis La Lune. I love this photo because of the composition; he really fills the frame. The Aftermath at the Electric Maid. I skipped my senior prom to be at that show, and it was totally worth it. DANG is that a lot of males; where da females at? Oh, hardcore: how I love and … Continue reading Rachel Atcheson’s Pictures: Scenes from the Scene, Courtesy of the Scene’s Preeminent Photographer Circa 2008-2011

Review Your Choices: Pentagram prevails at Jaxx on 8/12/11

Pentagram are local heavy metal heroes who have graced our pitiful existence on this planet with some immortal riffs for 40 years. Frontman Bobby Liebling has kept the legacy alive in one form or another for all the tumultuous decades past, but he sounds almost as if he’s at his peak—and for those not fortunate … Continue reading Review Your Choices: Pentagram prevails at Jaxx on 8/12/11