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Spotlight on DMV Hip-Hop: Shy Glizzy

This 26-year-old rapper is taking the underdog label with pride.

Spotlight on DMV Hip-Hop: Oddisee

This 34-year-old rapper is keeping conscious rap alive and well in the DMV.

Viral Baltimore Drumming Duo to Perform in D.C. Cherry Blossom Festival Parade

BALTIMORE – A year ago, you could’ve found them on the streets of downtown Baltimore, the thundering rattle of their snare drums ricocheting off concrete and steel. In a city known for its crime and violent culture, Timothy Fletcher and…

Annapolis fantasy role-play group seeks new recruits for battle re-enactments

ANNAPOLIS, Md. – If you find yourself walking through Broadneck Park on a Sunday and see a horde of adults in medieval garb wielding swords, don’t fret. There’s little likelihood of bloodshed. It’s just Dagorhir: a full-body-contact fantasy roleplay played…

Gypsy jazz fans jam in Takoma Park

TAKOMA PARK, Md.— On a recent Monday night in Takoma Park, an empty parking lot for a small, almost unrecognizable bar slowly fills with cars. Starting around 7 p.m., locals enter the bar intermittently and order beer (cash-only) for around…

Spotlight on DMV Hip-Hop: O-Slice

The 24-year-old is arguably one of the DMV’s best kept secrets.

Climate change is theme of Environmental Film Festival

WASHINGTON – The 27th annual Environmental Film Festival, the world’s largest film festival of its kind and the longest-running in the United States is returning to the nation’s capital from March 14 to 24. Partnering with National Geographic, this year’s…

Spotlight on DMV Hip-Hop: Rico Nasty

The 21-year-old rapper inked a deal with Atlantic Records in June of last year. And she’s only continuing to grow.

After Jacksonville shootings, gamers think about danger in the real world

WASHINGTON — The August shooting at a Madden 19 tournament in Jacksonville that left two people dead and nine wounded continued to linger in gamers’ minds as they traveled to Washington to compete in the Red Bull Conquest Finals this…

*NSYNC’s Chasez joins other locals with stars on the Walk of Fame

The group’s Hollywood Walk of Fame Star ceremony is set for the end of this month.