Shows We're Stoked For: Sweater Beats + Kastle + Manila Killa 3/4

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It’s been a while since I’ve been this excited for a show, especially with a lineup this stacked. Thanks to the awesome people behind Closed Sessions, your Wednesday night plans have just been taken care of.

Sweater Beats is bringing his Sweater Weather tour to DC, alongside Kastle and DC’s very own Manilla Killa. Sweater Beats’ music sounds exactly like what his name might imply: super lush and dreamy beats. He’s remixed everyone from Beyoncé to Flume and Chet Faker to Ciara, and put out ton of his own work and mixes.

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An Interview With Autograf

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Photo credit: Jordan Farley

After a beautiful symphony of tropical beats, along with the first live performance of the recent remix of ODESZA’s “All We Need (feat. Shy Girls), we caught up with Jake and Louis, the duo known as Autograf, to chat after their Saturday night set at U Hall. The duo delivered an upbeat, groovy, move-your-body set infused with their signature future summer style. And after their set, the boys were gracious enough to hang out with us while we enjoyed the funky stylings of Zimmer.

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Shows to Know: Phantoms @ The 9:30 Club – 2/5

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Thursday night: it’s not quite the weekend, but it’s close enough so it basically counts. You’re probably looking for something to do, besides your usual Netflix binge, but you have no idea what’s going on. Never fear, because Phantoms is playing the 9:30 Club with Viceroy and WRGW fave, Will Eastman.

Kyle and Vinnie make up Phantoms, an electronic duo with a knack for making dance tunes with a dark and brooding twist, which is apparent on all of their work, be it a remix or an original song. If you’re a fan of artists such as Disclosure, Hot Chip, or Com Truise, then this is where you want to be. Tickets can be purchased here.

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