VENUE OF THE WEEK: 9:30 Club

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9:30 Club

815 V Street NW

202-265-0930

human@930.com

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VENUE OF THE WEEK: The Howard Theatre

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The Howard Theatre

620 T Street NW

202-803-2899

amanda@bucklesweetmedia.com

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Image Courtesy of The Howard Theatre

The Howard Theatre is probably one of the most beautiful venues I have ever been to; it’s definitely the cleanest. People could roll around on the floor and stand up cleaner than they were before. I was almost afraid to touch anything, fearful that I would taint such a magnificent building. But even with all of the mind-blowing splendor, The Howard Theatre has an extremely grounded feel that makes you crave for more places like this.

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VENUE OF THE WEEK: Velvet Lounge

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Velvet Lounge

915 U Street NW, DC

202-462-3213

velvetloungedc@gmail.com

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As far as first impressions go, Velvet Lounge’s intense grunge smacks you right in the face in a surprisingly good way. With red mood lighting everywhere and all-black furniture, you automatically think about how you should go home, change into your leather jacket and combat boots, and get a new piercing. But once your eyes adjust to the light, Velvet Lounge exudes a much more cozy vibe that by the time you go a second time, you slide into the booths in the back as if you were home.

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