The annual DC Music Rocks Festival at the historic 9:30 Club! We're bringing 5 of DC's incredible local bands from various genres together for one night of incredible music! A portion of the proceeds will go to an incredible local music education organization, GirlsRock!DC. It's an incredible night of music not to be missed and not soon to be forgotten! Come celebrate DC's local music scene and join the fun!
DC Music Rocks — A big podcast, syndicated FM radio show, and website which is connecting the community to it's local music scene and shining a spotlight on the scene's great songs, artists, and incredible people! — http://dcmusicrocks.com/
GirlsRock! DC — With a base in music education, Girls Rock! DC aims to create a supportive, inclusive, and creative space for girls, non-binary, and trans youth of varying racial, ethnic, religious, and socioeconomic backgrounds; abilities; identities; and experiences to develop their self-confidence, build community, stand up, and rock out through music! — http://girlsrockdc.org/
FEATURED LOCAL BANDS:
Kid Brother: Rock/Folk/Indie
Recommended if you like: Modest Mouse, Muse, Portugal. The man, Cage the Elephant, Cold War Kids
Pebble To Pearl — R&B/Funk/Pop
Recommended if you like: A mix of Prince, Stevie Wonder, Beyonce, Tina Turner
Fellowcraft — Rock/Blues/Grunge
Recommended if you like: Foo Fighters, Jet, AC/DC, Alice in Chains,The Black Keys, Red Hot Chili Peppers; Soundgarden
Allthebestkids — Hip Hop/Funk/Jazz/Indie
Recommended if you like: The Flaming Lips, The Notorious BIG
Black Dog Prowl — Hard Rock
Recommended if you are fan of: Soundgarden, Nirvana, STP, QOTSA.