26 Jul 2017


The Set List: July 26- August 9

The weather continues to heat up and the music is right there with it. Escape those hot and humid evenings and check out the music in your local venues!

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On The Hill:

Jaymes Young is a Seattle born singer-songwriter rapidly gaining momentum in the music world. His most popular music video, “I’ll Be Good” has amassed over 20 million views on YouTube since its release. This alt-pop artist combines honest lyrics, polished vocals, and a chill, yet uplifting vibe to create an addictive sound. If you like artists such as Oh Wonder and Hozier, this is the perfect show for you. Young is on tour supporting his debut full-length album, Feel Something. You can catch Jaymes Young at the Rock & Roll Hotel on July 30. Pick up your tickets here.

The Rock & Roll Hotel presents local pop rockers, Sub Radio. This sextet is full of high-energy live performances and powerful vocals that have been compared to the likes of Walk the Moon and Two Door Cinema Club. Sub Radio has played all over the region while building up their fan base, including the Cherry Blossom Festival and Firefly 2017. Check out the clean guitars and rhythms that will keep you dancing on August 4. Get tickets here.

Around DC:

Conor Oberst has had an incredible career and continues to create music for indie rock fans. He is most well known for his work in Bright Eyes and was once named the Best Songwriter of the year by Rolling Stone magazine. Oberst is touring the US in support of his most recent solo album, Salutations, which landed in the US Billboard top 200. Don’t miss Conor Oberst at the 9:30 Club on July 26. Pick up your tickets now.

If you’re looking for some ska-punk and the crazy energy of a basement show, look no further than the local rockers in Kill Lincoln. Their music is raw, catchy, and unabashedly fun. Kill Lincoln has toured extensively in the region and played shows with bands such as Reel Big Fish and Less Than Jake. Head over to Black Cat on July 29. Pick up your tickets here.

Future Generations and Private Island will be co-headlining when they hit DC at the beginning of August. Future Generations is an indie-pop group formed out of Fordham University. They jumped right into recording after graduation and never looked back. Private Island is a So-Cal band that caught the attention of the LA music scene early on and has amassed nearly 3 million streams on their debut EP. If you like Passion Pit and Young the Giant, this is the perfect show for you. Catch these great bands on August 2 at DC9 Nightclub. Get your tickets now.

Robb Torres, front man for alt-rock band Robbery Inc., is all about testing the limits of his music. Torres expands on his experiences in the band TRAPT and continues to evolve his talents. Robbery Inc. brings solid blues-y rock to the stage and their listeners with the release of their debut, The Crave EP. Robbery Inc. shows that rock isn’t dead yet! Don’t miss them on August 8 at DC9 Nightclub. Get your tickets here.

Just Announced:

Rock & Roll Hotel

9:30 Club

U Street Music Hall


DC9 Nightclub

Black Cat

We are entering the last few weeks of summer, but that doesn’t mean the music is stopping anytime soon! Check back for more shows coming your way!


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