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Sixth & I – Downstairs

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600 I Street NW
Washington, DC 20001 United States
2024083100

This event will take place in our Downstairs venue with mostly standing room. For those who require seating, please call 202.408.3100 in advance.

An Evening with The Residents

Holding up the underground since 1972, The Residents celebrate four decades of unbridled creativity with “The Wonder of Weird,” the band’s 40th anniversary tour.

Date:
Feb 10, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

The Last Bison

with Bombadil

The seven-member ensemble led by Ben Hardesty has risen from the marshes of southeastern Virginia to captivate the national music scene with a rare blend of folk that is poetically steeped in classical influences.

Date:
Feb 14, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

The 9 Songwriter Series

Founded in 2008 by local singer-songwriter Justin Trawick, the series features nine emerging artists performing in rotation, and often joining together for a rich, intimate, and varied listening experience.

Date:
Feb 28, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Suzanne Vega

with Justin Trawick

Suzanne Vega returns with a flourish. Almost every song is a gem, the lyrics thoughtful and melodies memorable.

Date:
Mar 2, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Gretchen Parlato

Gretchen is a singer with a deep, almost magical connection to the music. She takes a lot of chances with her understated style, and it works.

Date:
Mar 9, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Ted Alexandro

with Dave Siegel and Mike James

One of Time Out NY’s “funniest comedians working today” performs stand-up with a cool, collected delivery and intelligent perspective.

Date:
Mar 16, 2013 • 7:30 pm ET
Category:
Music

Sir James Galway Master Class

The living legend of the flute is regarded as both the supreme interpreter of the classical flute repertoire and a consummate entertainer whose appeal crosses all musical boundaries. Sir Galway and Lady Jeanne Galway lead a master class the day after their main stage recital at the Kennedy Center.

Date:
Mar 18, 2013 • 10:00 am ET
Category:
Music

Pegi Young & The Survivors

with Jeanne Jolly

Singer-songwriter Pegi Young’s third release, ‘Bracing For Impact,’ spotlights Pegi’s beautifully spare and resonant vocals, world-weary and eloquent lyricism, and a hushed yet immediate emotional landscape.

Date:
Mar 21, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Stephane Wrembel and His Band

with Benoit Pioulard

The gypsy jazz guitarist and composer has just begun to make his mark as one of the most original voices in contemporary music.

Date:
Mar 24, 2013 • 7:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

An Intimate Evening with Mika

A self-taught piano virtuoso, gymnastic vocalist and born entertainer, Mika has music in his bones.

Date:
Apr 10, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

An Evening with Rhye

Rhye is the product of two synced paths crossing at the right time and place.

Date:
Apr 18, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

DC College Radio Presents Deerhunter

with Jackson Scott and Mas Ysa

The Atlanta foursome describes their music style as “ambient punk,” though they also incorporate a wide range of genres, including noise rock, art rock, shoegaze, and post-punk, as well as significant pop elements.

Date:
Apr 22, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

An Evening with Jake Shimabukuro

In his young career, ukulele wizard Jake Shimabukuro has already redefined a heretofore under-the-radar instrument, dexterously playing jazz, rock, classical, traditional Hawaiian music, and folk all on a humble ukulele.

Date:
Apr 23, 2013 • 9:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Mika Karni & Kol Dodi

The ensemble’s sound combines traditional Jewish melodies with African-ethnic rhythms to create a musical landscape of Israel, a place where cultures from around the globe come together.

Date:
May 1, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

The Church of Mars

Featuring Thirty Seconds to Mars' Jared and Shannon Leto and Tomo Milisevic

Come worship with the Church of MARS and bear witness to the alternative rock kingpins as they get ready for their next multi-year world tour.

Date:
May 8, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

The David Mayfield Parade

with Justin Trawick

With eclectic, cinematic songs that stir up images of the old West and urban cityscapes, the 12-track album Good Man Down feels like a game changer for a singer-songwriter, band leader, and GRAMMY-nominated producer.

Date:
May 16, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Ute Lemper

The cabaret and jazz singer has been praised for her interpretations of Berlin cabaret songs, the works of Kurt Weill and Berthold Brecht, and the French chanson, as well as her portrayals on Broadway, in Paris, and in London’s West End.

Date:
May 18, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Hot 8 Brass Band

Any incarnation of Hot 8 Brass Band will boast eight or nine players of the highest rate, bringing the passion and noise through a bevy of trombones, saxophones, trumpets, snare and bass drums.

Date:
Jun 6, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Devendra Banhart and the Grogs

with Rodrigo

With his newest album Mala, the Venezuelan-American artist continues to surprise and delight an ever-increasing audience of fans and critics alike.

Date:
Jun 8, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

From Bagels to Bongos: Arturo O’Farrill & The Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra

with special guests Steven Bernstein and Anat Cohen

The GRAMMY Award-winning Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra (ALJO) , led by pianist, composer, and director Arturo O’Farrill, brings together sizzling big band jazz, the convergence of traditional Jewish music and Latin Jazz, and the virtuosity of eighteen accomplished musicians, with special guests Steven Bernstein and Anat Cohen.

Date:
Jun 9, 2013 • 7:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

The Heavy

with The Silent Comedy and The Skins

English neo-soul band The Heavy play a mix of guitar-heavy rock using funky horns and Curtis Mayfield-like vocals.

Date:
Jun 10, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Dana Leong Trio

Composer, cellist, and trombonist Dana Leong blends jazz, classical and pop to create a signature sound.

Date:
Jun 13, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

CANCELLED: Dan Croll

Liverpool musician Dan Croll balances digital and acoustic sounds to create a “genre that hasn’t got a name.”

Date:
Jun 16, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Low

with Mike Doughty

Slow tempos, minimalist arrangements, and striking vocal harmonies create the Minnesota indie rock group’s distinctive sound.

Date:
Jun 17, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

The 18th Street Singers

Defining the Times: American Music Through the Generations

Since 2004, the community choir has reenergized the vocal arts scene in DC, providing a home for talented young professionals who crave a new kind of musical experience.

Date:
Jun 29, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

The Polyphonic Spree

With Harper Simon

Since its founding in 2000 by band leader Tim DeLaughter, the two dozen-member band has had little trouble carving out its own niche. The Polyphonic Spree makes an uplifting blend of pop, orchestral rock, and even a bit of gospel.

Date:
Jul 6, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Julia Holter

with Jessica Pratt

Singer, songwriter, and muliti-instrumentalist Holter performs indie-rock drawing comparisons to Joanna Newsom and Grouper.

Date:
Jul 11, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

CANCELED: The Sullivan and Son Comedy Tour

Featuring Steve Byrne, Ahmed Ahmed, Owen Benjamin and Roy Wood, Jr.

Based on the hit TBS comedy show of the same name, the Sullivan and Son Comedy Tour features Steve Byrne, Ahmed Ahmed, Owen Benjamin, and Roy Woods Jr.

Date:
Jul 13, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Sligo Creek Stompers and Bumper Jacksons

The local favorites play a raucous but refined blend of traditional roots music.

Date:
Jul 20, 2013 • 7:30 pm ET
Category:
Music

The Oh Hellos

The Texas siblings blend and bend styles and genres into a unique mixture of eclectic folk rock.

Date:
Jul 21, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Bombadil

with Samantha Crain

The four-piece folk-pop band known for their creative lyrics and quirky sound brings their energetic live show back to our Downstairs stage for the third time.

Date:
Jul 25, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Bonnie “Prince” Billy and Dawn McCarthy

with The Murphy Beds

With his highly individualistic approach to music making and the music industry, Bonnie has captivated fans and as an influential and beloved songsmith.

Date:
Jul 31, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Chris Eldridge (of Punch Brothers) & Julian Lage

The guitar duo of Julian Lage and Chris Eldridge is a collaborative effort founded in the roots of acoustic music, exploring the worlds of improvisation and composition.

Date:
Aug 10, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Parachute

with special guests Matt Hires and Andrew Ripp

Mixing full-throttle rock with dollops of blue-eyed soul, vintage R&B and melodic pop radio anthems in-the-making, Parachute has arrived.

Date:
Aug 20, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Luray

with Kindlewood

Shannon Carey, the woman behind Luray, is a banjo player, singer, and songwriter, but the music she’s created for her debut album, The Wilder, moves the banjo into uncharted territory.

Date:
Aug 24, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Water Liars

with South Rail

This duo’s dark, lonely roots-minded indie rock is weighted with accumulated evidence from experience. Water Liars’ Andrew Bryant and Justin Kinkel-Schuster display a somber, personal, and often gritty take on More +

Date:
Sep 11, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Twin Forks

with Matrimony and The Petticoat Tearoom

The quartet of music veterans performs folk-leaning songs with pop sensibilities and food-stomping hooks on our Downstairs stage.

Date:
Sep 22, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$13 in advance
$16 day of show

Category:
Music

Sam Amidon

Through the style of shape-note hymns and country ballads, the folk artist interprets traditional and contemporary songs on his newest album, Bright Sunny South.

Date:
Sep 24, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$12 in advance
$14 day of the show

Category:
Music

holychild

with Finish Ticket and Swaai Boys

Based out of Los Angeles, holychild finds middle ground between pop and experimental music.

Date:
Oct 3, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$10

Category:
Music

Humor Me: The Betches of Comedy

Presented by Betches Love This

The compassionate authoritarians behind the snark-filled BetchesLoveThis.com, present a stand-up showcase featuring comics who embody the essence of Betch culture.

Date:
Oct 12, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$15 in advance
$18 day of show

Category:
Comedy

Dan Croll

Liverpool native Dan Croll draws from a variety of influence to create a “genre that hasn’t got a name.”

Date:
Oct 13, 2013 • 9:00 pm ET
Admission:

$10 in advance
$12 day of show

Category:
Music

Hey Marseilles with The Apache Relay

Hey Marseilles present their own brand of folk-pop, utilizing trumpet, viola, cello, accordion, and other classical instruments within a standard rock setup.

Date:
Oct 15, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$15 in advance
$18 day of show

Category:
Music

Diego Garcia

The former frontman of Elefant debuts his solo work with lush string arrangements, intricate Spanish guitars, and distinct Latin flavor.

Date:
Oct 17, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$15 in advance
$18 day of show

Category:
Music

Lee Camp

with special guest Brian Parise and Mike Stang (Hierosonic)

The activist and stand-up comedian returns with his one-man show “Moment of Clarity” to lend his unique insights into America’s most topical political issues.

Date:
Oct 19, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$15 in advance
$18 day of show

Category:
Comedy

Grant-Lee Phillips (Rescheduled)

The singer-songwriter known for his versatile voice, intense lyrical narratives, and dexterity on the acoustic twelve-string guitar performs songs from his newest album, Walking in the Green Corn.

Date:
Nov 10, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$18 in advance
$21 day of show

Category:
Music

Andy Statman Trio

Andy Statman is universally acknowledged as one of the world’s premier mandolin and clarinet players. He thinks of his compositions and performances as “spontaneous American-roots music and personal, prayerful Hasidic music, More +

Date:
Nov 14, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$25 in advance
$28 day of show

Category:
Music

Kevin Devine

with Now, Now

With a musical repertoire that spans from hushed finger-picked narratives to bombastic rockers, Kevin Devine is one of those rare talents who straddles a multitude of genres and feels equally at home in each.

Date:
Nov 17, 2013 • 7:30 pm ET
Admission:

$13 in advance
$16 day of show

Category:
Music

The Three of Clubs Tour

Featuring American Authors, The Royal Concept, and Misterwives

Swedish rockers The Royal Concept joing forces with the laid-back American Authors for a night celebrating up-and-coming rock bands.

Date:
Nov 18, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$10 in advance
$12 day of show

Category:
Music

Lowland Hum and the Cowards Choir

The multi-sensory artistic collaboration began as North Carolina folk music and evolved into an entirely new live music experience featuring visual art, print, and even smells.

Date:
Dec 12, 2013 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$8 in advance
$10 day of show

Category:
Music

Grant-Lee Phillips

with Adrian Krygowski

Grant-Lee Phillips is a singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist known for his versatile voice, intense lyrical narratives, and dexterity on the acoustic twelve-string guitar.

Date:
Jan 26, 2014 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$18 in advance
$21 day of show

Category:
Music

Upright Citizens Brigade

Touring Company (Early Show)

The acclaimed comedy troupe returns to our Downstairs stage for two original showcases of some of the nation’s best improv.

Date:
Feb 2, 2014 • 7:00 pm ET
Admission:

$20 in advance
$25 day of show

Category:
Comedy

Upright Citizens Brigade

Touring Company (Late Show)

The acclaimed comedy troupe returns to our Downstairs stage for two original showcases of some of the nation’s best improv.

Date:
Feb 2, 2014 • 10:00 pm ET
Admission:

$20 in advance
$25 day of show

Category:
Comedy

Jonathan Wilson

CANCELLED

Due to illness, this concert has been cancelled.

Date:
Feb 16, 2014 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Justin Willman

with Bushwalla

A new breed of magician who’s making magic cool again for grown-ups, Justin Willman mixes the dark arts with irony.

Date:
Feb 27, 2014 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$15 in advance
$18 day of show

Category:
Comedy

Ski Lodge, The Belle Game & Starlight Girls

CANCELLED

Due to incelement weather, this concert has been cancelled.

Date:
Mar 3, 2014 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Mark Mulcahy

with Luray

After a prolific career as lead singer for Miracle Legion and Polaris—the house band on The Adventures of Pete & Pete—Mark Mulcahy returns with his first solo album in eight years, Dear Mark J. Mulcahy, I Love You.

Date:
Mar 8, 2014 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$13 in advance
$15 day of show

Category:
Music

River City Extension

WRGW Spring Showcase with Paperhaus and Sun Cycle

The eight-member indie rock ensemble returns to our Downstairs stage with a retooled and expanded repertoire.

Date:
Mar 29, 2014 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$10 in advance
$12 day of show

Category:
Music

Bumper Jacksons

Album Release and Folk Percussion Show with Christylez Bacon & Steve Hickman

The local favorites perform a bold mix of traditional jazz and pre-war country with a modern DIY-style on our Downstairs stage.

Date:
Mar 30, 2014 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$12 in advance
$15 day of show

Category:
Music

Lo-Fang

with Kate Berlant

On our Downstairs stage, the multi-instrumentalist performs complex electronic pop sounds featured on his debut album, Blue Film.

Date:
Apr 26, 2014 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Spring Breakin’

A Sixth & I Dance Party

Celebrate the end of the cold weather by heating up the social hall as DJ G Events spins Top 40 hits and some of your nostalgia favorites.

Date:
May 3, 2014 • 7:00 pm ET
Admission:

$8

Category:
20s & 30s Programming

Sean Hayes

with Dear Creek

On our Downstairs stage, the singer-songwriter showcases his bluesy, soulful sound with deep-roots syncopation found on his seventh album, Before We Turn to Dust.

Date:
May 4, 2014 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$18 in advance
$20 day of show

Category:
Music

Todd Barry (Early Show)

with Bengt Washburn

The comedian and actor known for his decidedly low-key stage persona performs his nuanced, measured, and thoroughly original approach to stand-up.

Date:
May 8, 2014 • 7:00 pm ET
Admission:

$20 in advance
$23 day of show

Category:
Comedy

Todd Barry (Late Show)

with Bengt Washburn

The comedian and actor known for his decidedly low-key stage persona performs his nuanced, measured, and thoroughly original approach to stand-up.

Date:
May 8, 2014 • 9:30 pm ET
Admission:

$20 in advance
$23 day of show

Category:
Comedy

Keren Ann

with Bonzie

Singer-songwriter, composer, sound designer and producer Keren Ann Zeidel performs songs from throughout her illustrious career on our Downstairs stage.

Date:
May 11, 2014 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$15 in advance
$18 day of show

Category:
Music

Amen Dunes

with Amos Piper

On our Downstairs stage, Damon McMahon channels the folk, psychadelic, and soul sound explored on his newest album, Love.

Date:
May 14, 2014 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$10 in advance
$12 day of show

Category:
Music

Tom Goss

with The North Country

Named “Best Musician” by The Washington Blade two years running, the guitar-toting, power-pop musician performs songs from his newest album, Wait.

Date:
May 31, 2014 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$15 in advance
$20 day of show

Category:
Music

Sephardic Songs and Stories with Dan Saks

Dan Saks, the driving force behind the rock band DeLeon, transforms ancient Sephardic folk songs into a sound that is both brand new and centuries old.

Date:
Jun 7, 2014 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$15 in advance
$18 day of show

Category:
Music

Flashband

From Scratch

Flashband Showcases create semi-spontaneous, completely temporary bands who perform a one-night only showcase of totally original music.

Date:
Jun 8, 2014 • 5:30 pm ET
Admission:

$10

Category:
Music

Heather Maloney + Darlingside

After independently embarking on careers in the thriving Northampton, MA music scene and crossing paths along the way, singer-songwriter Heather Maloney and indie folk quartet Darlingside have teamed up for their first collaborative release.

Date:
Jun 19, 2014 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$12 in advance
$15 day of show

Category:
Music

Rodrigo Amarante

with Jenny O.

Rio de Janeiro-born Rodrigo Amarante de Castro, is a guitarist, occasional bassist, singer, and songwriter for the bands Los Hermanos, Orquestra Imperial and Little Joy

Date:
Jun 28, 2014 • 9:00 pm ET
Admission:

$15 in advance
$18 day of show

Category:
Music

Bombadil

with WeatherVanes

The whimsical, chamber-pop-folk band from North Carolina returns to our Downstairs stage in support of the re-release of Tarpits and Canyonlands.

Date:
Jul 13, 2014 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$12 in advance
$15 day of show
$20 poster package

Category:
Music

Carsie Blanton CD Release Show

with Milton

The young singer-songwriter known for her wit, insight, and melodic sensibility performs songs from her her third studio album, Idiot Heart.

Date:
Jul 20, 2014 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$12 in advance
$15 day of show

Category:
Music

Tall Heights and Parsonsfield (formerly Poor Old Shine)

The duo of Tim Harrington and Paul Wright create captivating vocal harmonies driven by a folk-inspired accompaniment of cello and acoustic guitar.

Date:
Jul 26, 2014 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$12 in advance
$15 day of show

Category:
Music

The Sharp Things

CANCELED

Due to unforeseen circumstances, this show has been canceled.

Date:
Sep 9, 2014 • 8:00 am ET
Category:
Music

Ronna & Beverly

with special guest Bishop Gene Robinson

Comedians Jamie Denbo and Jessica Chaffin bring their alter egos, fifty-something Jewish mothers Ronna and Beverly, to our Downstairs stage for a live-taping of their self-titled, acclaimed comedy podcast.

Date:
Sep 16, 2014 • 7:00 pm ET
Admission:

SOLD OUT

Category:
Comedy

Who Needs a Pulse

CANCELED

The DC-based duo formerly known as “Mike and Cody” brings its danceable pop electronic sound to our Downstairs stage.

Date:
Sep 20, 2014 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Back to School Comedy Featuring Louis Katz

with Mike Finazzo and Grant Gordon

Deftly combining high and lowbrow humor, Katz headlines an evening of class act comedy featuring emerging stand-up comedians on our Downstairs stage.

Date:
Sep 21, 2014 • 7:00 pm ET
Admission:

$15 in advance
$18 day of show

Category:
Comedy

The Barr Brothers

with Leif Vollebekk

The folk quartet out of Montreal produces meditative and explosive folk laced with West African influences on its debut album, Sleeping Operator.

Date:
Nov 18, 2014 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

SOLD OUT

Category:
Music

Ellis Paul

with Luke Brindley

Over the course of 15 years, the singer-songwriter has built a vast catalog of music that weds striking poetic imagery and philosophical introspection with hook-laden melodies.

Date:
Dec 13, 2014 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$20 in advance
$23 day of show

Category:
Music

Erin McKeown

with Maryleigh Roohan

The eclectic multi-instrumentalist known for her effortless ability to bridge genres brings her compelling and energy-packed performance style to our Downstairs stage.

Date:
Jan 31, 2015 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$15 in advance
$18 day of show

Category:
Music

Nick Thune

featuring Ben Kronberg and Kate Berlant

The comedian’s VERY TOUR! MUCH COMEDY! comes to our Downstairs stage with special guests Ben Kronberg and Kate Berlant.

Date:
Feb 10, 2015 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$15 in advance
$18 day of show

Category:
Comedy

Rodrigo Amarante

with Big Search

The Brazilian singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist sings his stripped-down and tender songs to our Downstairs stage.

Date:
Apr 12, 2015 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$15 in advance
$18 on day of show

Category:
Music

Lowland Hum

with Laura Tsaggaris

On our Downstairs stage, the North Carolina-based songwriting duo intertwines folk, indie-rock, and Americana as a foundation for their entrancing vocal harmonies.

Date:
Apr 26, 2015 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$10 in advance
$12 day of show

Category:
Music

The Ballroom Thieves

with Tomás Pagán Motta

On our Downstairs stage, the Boston-based folk outfit performs its impassioned brand of folk music that combines deft instrumentation with expressive lyricism.

Date:
May 2, 2015 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$12 in advance
$15 on day of show

Category:
Music

Julian Lage and Chris Eldridge

CANCELED

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the concert with Julian Lage and Chris Eldridge has been canceled.

Date:
May 6, 2015 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

The Brothers Landreth

with Roof Beams

The Canadian roots-rock band performs songs from its debut album Let It Lie, a project that took 27 years to complete.

Date:
May 9, 2015 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$12 in advance
$15 day of show

Category:
Music

R.Ring (Mike Montgomery and Kelley Deal of The Breeders)

with Taylor Batton

R.Ring is a bare bones indie rock group founded by Kelley Deal and Mike Montgomery.

Date:
Aug 1, 2015 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$12 in advance
$15 day of show

Category:
Music

An Evening with Jen Kirkman

The “fiendishly smart” stand-up comedian and author of the bestselling book I Can Barely Take Care of Myself brings her witty observations to our Downstairs stage.

Date:
Aug 30, 2015 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

SOLD OUT

Category:
Comedy

CANCELED: Luray and Fellow Creatures

Luray and Fellow Creatures come together for an eclectic performance.

Date:
Nov 8, 2015 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Kat Edmonson

with Milton

A stunningly sweet singer with a uniquely expressive voice, Kat Edmonson’s music has a timeless sound. The Big Picture builds upon her previous works, but offers even more of her writing and more still of Kat’s unique sound.

Date:
Nov 10, 2015 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$22 in advance
$25 day of show

Category:
Music

David Mayfield and Sean McConnell

Charismatic bluegrass performer and powerful songwriter David Mayfield joins forces with self-proclaimed “Lyric-driven Roots Rock with Soul” performer, Sean McConnell.

Date:
Nov 14, 2015 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$12 in advance
$15 day of show

Category:
Music

Bulletproof Stockings

All-girl alternative-rock band Bulletproof Stockings is at the helm of creating the coolest (and only) ladies-only rock concert in town. The Brooklyn-based girl group brings an eclectic blend of rock, blues, classical influences, and a bit of Chasidic flair to our stage.

Date:
Dec 8, 2015 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$15 in advance
$18 day of show

Category:
Music

Brooke Waggoner and The Cowards Choir

Waggoner, the Nashville-Based singer-songwriter, brings her whimsical pop sound to our Downstairs stage with local pop-rock performance group, The Cowards Choir.

Date:
Feb 20, 2016 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$12 in advance
$15 day of show

Category:
Music

Zuli

with Sean Croft

Zuli’s off-kilter debut EP, Supernatural Voodoo, is an exploration in psych pop. Performing every instrument and conceptualizing each sound on the record himself, he found clarity in isolation.

Date:
Mar 5, 2016 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$10 in advance
$12 day of show

Category:
Music

Distant Cousins

with Jonny Grave

The Los Angeles-based band brings their vibrant folk-pop sound to our Downstairs stage.

Date:
May 9, 2016 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$15 in advance
$17 day of show

Category:
Music

Kyle Morton (from Typhoon)

with Allen Tate

This event will take place in our Downstairs venue with mostly standing room. For those who require seating, please call 202.408.3100 in advance. Kyle Morton, lead singer and songwriter from More +

Date:
Jan 18, 2017 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$15 in advance
$17 day of show

Category:
Music

Kevin Garrett: The False Hope Tour

with A R I Z O N A

Known for poignant out-of-love songs that combine a reverence for classic soul with modern electronics and traditional instrumentation, the Brooklyn-based, Pittsburgh- born singer-songwriter released his debut EP Mellow Drama to wide praise. Garrett co-wrote and co-produced the critically acclaimed song “Pray You Catch Me” from Beyoncé’s sixth studio album, Lemonade.

Date:
Mar 1, 2017 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

SOLD OUT

Category:
Music

Joe Mande

with Matty Litwack

Joe Mande is one of the most exciting comedians working today. He is currently writing for The Good Place on NBC. Other writing credits include Parks & Recreation, Masters of None, and The Kroll Show. He recurs as “Ben” on Modern Family and has also guest starred on Love and Brooklyn Nine-Nine.

Date:
Aug 12, 2017 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$15 in advance
$18 day of show

Category:
Comedy

Erin McKeown

with The Cabin Project

The renowned multi-instrumentalist and folk-rock singer-songwriter is known for breaking stylistic boundaries with her brash and clever electric guitar and unique voice. Her music blends elements of pop, swing, rock, folk, and electronic music, as well as many other genres.

Date:
Sep 7, 2017 • 8:00 pm ET
Admission:

$15 in advance
$18 day of show

Category:
Music

Mark Mulcahy

with The Caribbean

Mulcahy performs as part of his first solo tour in three years. The show will showcase Mulcahy’s most recent album, The Possum in the Driveway, as well as songs from his entire catalogue.

Date:
Nov 19, 2017 • 7:00 pm ET
Admission:

$17 in advance
$20 day of show

Category:
Music
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