The Inaugural Millennial Ball + Inauguration Eve at M Central

LLF Partners with M Central to bring Music to Inauguration Weekend Listen Local First (LLF) is joining forces with M Central to bring music to the 2013 Millennial Base Camp Celebration in DC.  M Central is a pop-up art + creative space at 700 H Street NE  that will serve as the most accessible and [...]

By | January 18th, 2013|Gig Bag|

LLF Celebrates 1st Birthday at the Black Cat in DC – 10/19/12

DC music advocate Listen Local First is celebrating their first birthday with a special show at the Black Cat featuring the DC-based touring collective "The 9 Songwriter Series". The show presents 9 musicians, featured over the past year by LLF, collaborating with one another to make for a night of great DC-based music. The lineup [...]

By | October 18th, 2012|Gig Bag|

Moby: Destroyed – pictures at an exhibition

Appearing in DC and at Moogfest in Asheville, NC Moby's insomnia brings us a new album: Destroyed, and an accompanying book of photographs with the same title. Both the music and the photographs were composed while Moby was on tour, and reflect the mundane and magnificent moments of that experience. I'm able to convey the [...]

By | October 25th, 2011|Gig Bag|

DC Local Music Day is here! You should be too!

Visit participating locations for a taste of local music and other good things Today - October 5, 2011, local businesses across the city will stream a playlist featuring the albums of eight local artists.  Visit a participating location to show your support for local music, then head to The Dunes for the launch party at [...]

By | October 5th, 2011|Gig Bag|

Listen Local First hosts DC Local Music Day – October 5th

Listen Local > Shop Local > Buy Local DC's first-ever local music day will be held next week! On October 5, 2011 local businesses across the city will stream a playlist featuring the albums of 8 local artists all day.  The artists range from the acoustic folk of René Moffatt to the electronic Reggae/Soul/Funk of [...]

By | September 27th, 2011|Gig Bag|

Dear New Orleans – A Benefit Concert at the Black Cat

Washington, DC - Monday, October 4, 2010 - 8:00 PM to 11:30 PM The Future of Music Coalition (FMC) and Air Traffic Control (ATC) are pleased to announce "Dear New Orleans - A Benefit Concert." taking place at the Black Cat, Washington, DC on Monday, October 4. The gig will showcase several of the artists [...]

By | September 28th, 2010|Gig Bag|