The Music Snob
Your guide to D.C.'s live music scene
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 12:30 AM

Peter Björn and John at Nightclub 9:30, April 30, 2011

Peter Björn and John at Nightclub 9:30, April 30, 2011

It's taken a couple of decades for a band to perfect the '80s power pop sound. Read »

Wednesday, Jan 6, 2010 at 1:41 PM
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By Matthew Stabley

Local Legends Past, Future Open for Shoegaze Legend

Local Legends Past, Future Open for Shoegaze Legend

A local legend and one of D.C.'s best bands of the 2000s open for Adam Franklin at DC9. Read »

Tuesday, Dec 29, 2009 at 3:30 PM
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By Matthew Stabley

Holiday Gift From the Music Snob

Holiday Gift From the Music Snob

OK, it's actually from the Black Rebel Motorcycle Club. Read »

Thursday, Dec 10, 2009 at 5:01 PM
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By Matthew Stabley

Jawbox Takes to Fallon's Stage to Sell Records

Jawbox Takes to Fallon's Stage to Sell Records

Jawbox pub the DeSoto Records reissue of their major label debut on "Late Night" Tuesday. Read »

Monday, Dec 7, 2009 at 6:46 PM
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By Matthew Stabley

Festivus Put on Ice Following Weezer Bus Accident

Festivus Put on Ice Following Weezer Bus Accident

A tour bus crash injured Rivers Cuomo Sunday morning, ending Weezer's tour. Read »

Monday, Nov 30, 2009 at 4:00 PM
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By Matthew Stabley

Maybe That Gibbard-Farrar Show Wasn't Such a Bad Idea

Maybe That Gibbard-Farrar Show Wasn't Such a Bad Idea

Jay Farrar and Ben Gibbard cover Tom Waits at 9:30 Club. Read »

Thursday, Nov 26, 2009 at 2:37 PM
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By Matthew Stabley

Ballou Band Pays Tribute to King of Pop at Macy's Parade

Ballou Band Pays Tribute to King of Pop at Macy's Parade

The Majestic Knights celebrate Michael Jackson at the Thanksgiving Day Parade. Read »

Friday, Nov 13, 2009 at 7:47 PM
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By Matthew Stabley

Best Concert Week (to 9 Days) of 2009

Best Concert Week (to 9 Days) of 2009

If you like live music, the next week or so is a gold mine. Read »

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