Special Music Feature
James Mercer’s Inverted World
By Lash Bower
“We’re a little nervous,” James Mercer says into a cell phone as he stands outside the DAR Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C., a slight unease in his voice. “But we’re really looking forward to it.”
Hillary Smith Quartet Brings Standards and More to the Outpost
In-demand vocalist emphasizes her jazzy self with new group
By Mel Minter
Vocalist Hillary Smith has so much on her plate right now she’s just going to have to get herself a bigger one.
Flyer on the Wall
Captured by Robots, The Teddy Bear Orchestra, and Unit 7 Drain play for your enjoyment at the Launchpad on Wednesday, April 11th!
Courtesy of Melanie Martinez's Facebook
Melanie Martinez • indie, pop • Handsome Ghost
By Megan Reneau
“Round and round like a horse on a carousel, we go, / Will I catch up to love? I could never tell, I know, / Chasing after you is like a fairytale, but I, / Feel like I'm glued on tight to this carousel” Just like this cry baby, once you hear Melanie Martinez's sweet voice and haunting lyrics you'll be glued to your spot…
Courtesy of She Wants Revenge's Facebook
She Wants Revenge • gothic revival, dark wave, post punk • The Dig
By Nina Ferrell
The perfect music for a break ups and dark nights comes from a California based rock band She Wants Revenge. Recently featured in American Horror Story: Hotel in a tantalizing scene with Lady Gaga. Don't break your own heart by not seeing their 10 year anniversary show at the El Rey Theater on Oct. 29. The bands dark hypnotic sound can be heard for only $20 starting at 7pm Saturday.
NEWSLETTERS Great Alibi stories, events and deals delivered to your inbox each week. No fooling!
Melanie Martinez • indie, pop • Handsome Ghost at Sunshine Theater
Kongos • alternative • The Joy Formidable at Historic El Rey Theater
Digisaurus • synthpop at The Blue Grasshopper Brew PubMore Recommended Events ››