AON x Panda Head Magazine: C V L T

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Communal living explored in this short film produced for the new issue of Panda Head Magazine.

Child Ballads

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On Saturday night at the Rock and Roll Hotel, Stewart Lupton — the Icarus of D.C. rock mythology — took a look back at his career thus far, and said it was good. Then he resolved to keep pushing forward as a musician and poet, and as Lex Paulson began chiming in with a familiar tune from his Wurlitzer, Lupton began singing “We Gamble With Our Lives,” whose introductory lyrics reference Marion Barry’s infamous hotel room sting.

Alela Diane

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Over the last few years, I’ve found myself increasingly intrigued by Nevada City, a tiny town tucked away in Northern California. This town has spawned some great talents like Joanna… Read More

BLK JKS Meet The Laughing Man

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This Saturday, The Laughing Man return to play their doo-wopy, catastrophic blues for all of you at Comet Ping Pong. They have been pretty active over the last few months,… Read More

The Cornel West Theory: Second Rome

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For many creative minds in the District, there’s a constant struggle to make art or to present ideas that can exist outside of the prevailing established political character that has… Read More

The Antlers

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The Antlers debut full length, Hospice, came out of 2 years of meticulous home recordings. Originally concieved as a solo project by front man Peter Silberman, the record establishes a… Read More

Wave File: Dr. Oliver Sacks Knows What Music Does for Minds

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I don’t know much about neurology, but I know I can’t stop listening to Animal Collective’s Merriweather Post Pavilion.

Recap: AON Presents! At Capital Fringe Fest 2009

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Friday night was anything but warm and intimate. Sure, the seating was cozy, but the stage and speakers hit heavy for the most part. John and Paul Thornley started off… Read More

This Week in FAST: Fringe Music

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First, I’d like to thank all of the artists and patrons who came out to the inaugural week; it was beyond awesome. Week number two is no different. Right off the bat, I’ll remind you, even All Our Noise has their own night.

"AON Presents" at Capital Fringe Festival

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The Capital Fringe Festival was gracious enough to offer us a chance to put together a show of our very own! So we’ve recruited some of our more musically-inclined friends… Read More

U.S. Royalty Release "Rats" Music Video

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Last night the perpetual band on the run that is our friends in U.S. Royalty released the video for “Rats” in the very mansion it was filmed in. The video… Read More

This Week in FAST: Fringe Music

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This marks the first in a weekly series to keep everyone in the know about what√¢‚Ǩ‚Ñ¢s going on with music at the Capital Fringe Festival this summer. But first, let… Read More