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Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015

Library Basement Show

Library Basement Show with Rom, Booby Trap and Psychic Subcreatures

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

6 p.m.
December's DC Punk Archive Library Basement Show hosts Rom, Booby Trap and Psychic Subcreatures. This is a great opportunity to explore the A-Level of the historic MLK Jr. Memorial Library before closing for renovation at the end of 2016.  Doors open at 6 p.m., show starts at 6:30. 

Friday, Dec. 11, 2015

Soccer Team

FRINGE Music in the Library: Soccer Team

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

12 p.m.
Soccer Team is the work of Ryan Nelson and Melissa Quinley. Ryan has also played with the Routineers, the Most Secret Method, and Beauty Pill. The songs on Soccer Team's debut record were primarily recorded to 8-track 1/4" tape and/or four-track cassette by Ryan in his basement in Washington, D.C.

Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2015

Paint Branch

Paint Branch

Southeast Library

7 p.m.
Join us for a live musical performance by Paint Branch. Paint Branch is John Davis and Chris Richards. Based in Washington, D.C., the duo began work on this project in December 2010, five years after the end of their previous band together, Q And Not U. Following more than a year of working on new songs, Paint Branch recorded their first album, "I Wanna Live," in spring 2012 with Nick Anderson & Chad Clark. Their self-titled EP was released in June 2015.

Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016

God's Miracles Quintet

Vocals, Strings and Quotes of the Civil Rights Movement: A Celebration of Words and Music in Honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Woodridge Library

3 p.m.
Join Washington DC‘s Quintet, God’s Miracles and violinist Clarice Carter for an afternoon of music and quotes of Dr. Martin Luther, King Jr. Reminisce and enjoy songs of the Civil Rights Movement against a backdrop of quotes of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Come and share an inspirational and informative afternoon with the community.   

Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016

Michael W. Brookins

Michael W. Brookins and Friends in Concert

Capitol View Library

2 p.m.
Calling all music lovers in celebration of 2016 Black History Month! Please join us at the Capitol View Library on  Saturday, Feb. 13 for a gospel/jazz concert featuring pianist Michael W. Brookins.   Mr. Brookins has played piano for the last thirty-one  years in the Washington, D.C. and Chicago Metropolitan areas. He has been involved in the formation of several local bands that play a gospel/jazz fusion, better known as "Jazzpel."  You do not want to miss this free "food for the soul" concert.