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The Hatchet previews the following upcoming local shows: Good Old War, Ingrid Michaelson and the Own the Night 2012 World Tour.

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Childish Gambino The Smith Center April 15 This show is free, so obviously I would advise that you attend no matter who is performing. But Childish Gambino is performing, so that’s all the more reason to go. Donald Glover, a.k.a. Childish Gambino, is one of the biggest new artists out there. His album “Camp” was […]

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Upcoming venues in and around D.C. including Stephen Kellogg & The Sixers, Of Monsters and Men and Sleigh Bells.

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Jukebox The Ghost The 9:30 Club Dec. 1 Seven years ago they were headlining the Mitchell Hall Theater. Now the alumni turned indie stars are bringing their brand of pop-dance-rock to the 9:30 Club. The three-piece ensemble has been touring nearly nonstop for the past four years, including a last minute set on “The Late […]

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Alexi Murdoch Sixth & I Historic Synagogue Oct. 18 Alexi Murdoch is one of the few artists who has managed to remain a hermit in spite of achieving critical and commercial successes. His song “Orange Sky” has been featured in countless teen dramas, like “Dawson’s Creek” and “The O.C.,” and also gained a prominent spot […]

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Ben Harper The 9:30 Club Oct. 4 and 5 Ben Harper has made a name for himself through his eclectic blend of blues, folk, pop, rock, soul and even some reggae. His latest album, “Give Till It’s Gone,” released last May, features collaborations with Ringo Starr and Jackson Browne with British Invasion, California glam tones […]

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The Weepies The 9:30 Club Sept. 5 The Weepies, made up of husband-and-wife duo Deb Talan and Steve Tannen, deliver a lush sound that proves they are more than just your average couple. They are out on an acoustic tour of the U.S. after releasing their fourth major studio album. The pair has a knack […]