Goodman’s Good Mix – Concert Picks of the Week – January 20

 

 DC Music Summit Goes Boom! offers insight to the DC MUSIC SUMMIT 2020 with a discussion on "Women in Music and Sparking Change" from This Could Go Boom! and a performance by the seriously super DC-supergroup Iza Flo, FREE on Wed at The Kennedy Center.

Week Of:  January 20 — 26, 2020

Summary: Engaging Artistry

This week! So many artists who mesmerize and engage you completely. Top of mind: 

  • LEGENDARY: Chaka Khan is performing at Let Freedom Ring Celebration feat. Chaka Khan (FREE) at The Kennedy Center on Monday.
  • RIVETING: Go to An Evening With Taimane, Her Quartet & Polynesian Dancer at The Hamilton Live on Wednesday and be prepared to leave mouth agape.
  • FRESH: I caught The New Respects a few years ago at a local dive bar and danced my heart out. Want to get some energy, get out to see the so hip and groovy Ripe with The New Respects at 9:30 Club on Thursday.
  • RAW: Grace Potter puts everything she's got all out there every time she hits the stage. Catch Grace Potter as she rocks out The Anthem on Saturday night.
  • FUNKY: Yep, Cory Wong is coming to town to lay it all down at a show you don't want to miss at 9:30 Club on Sunday night.
  • JAMTASTIC: Come out and see Twiddle on Friday night as they launch their 2020 Winter Tour at the 9:30 Club on Saturday night.

...and LOCAL:  If you're a DC musician, music lover, or care about our scene, be sure to check out check out DC Music Summit Goes Boom! FREE on Wednesday night at The Kennedy Center. This event offers a preview of the DC MUSIC SUMMIT 2020 with a panel discussion on "Women in Music and Sparking Change" presented by This Could Go Boom! and live performance by the  (seriously super) DC supergroup Iza Flo (featured photo). It will be an educational, eye-opening, insanely good time, and a great way to get/stay involved in the scene.

So do get out there this week for sure and check it ALL out. MORE shows are listed in the links below, with personal choices in bold, along with a list of the DCMR staff top picks and cool "gems" that you don't want to miss!


Mon — January 20

 
Sparkling Gems
Tue — January 21

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Wed — January 22

 
 
 
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Thu — January 23

 
 
 
 
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Sparkling Gems
Fri — January 24

 
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Sat — January 25

 
 
 
 
 
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Sparkling Gems
Sun — January 26

 
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Nina Goodman

Nina Goodman

Nina Goodman is a music lover, dancer, artist, keyboardist, and an avid ukulele player. You may even see her up on stage performing with local DC bands. Above all, Nina is a fierce supporter of the Washington DC local music scene. Nina's talents are mostly behind the scenes where she maintains and curates our event calendar and conducts interviews with local artists. If there is music playing in the DMV, you can expect to see her attending or at least making sure that our audience knows about it.