Daily Roast

Rayland Baxter at The Hamilton Live Jan. 29

January 20, 2016

Rayland Baxter will perform at The Hamilton Live with Margaret Glaspy Friday January 29, 2016. Doors open at 7:00 pm and the show begins at 8:30 pm.

Songwriter Rayland Baxter is a dreamer, a very fine one, as a matter of fact. He is one of a misty-eyed gentlefolk seeking prosperity in a soul, in the soul. Baxter, who calls Nashville home, is a keen observer not just of a non-thing thing like the human condition, but more so an observer of how he reacts to that non-thing thing called the human condition and just how people relate to one another. He appreciates the nuances of those who fail one another, or those who mean to let each other down. He appreciates even more those who intend to be sweet, those who will remain, holding a hand warm or cold and falling into surreal rhythm together.

Imaginary Man, his second long-player, is an exquisite new exploration of the disorienting qualities of real life and what they drive us to conjure in our sleep, when we’re lucky enough to get it, when we allow our days to be through. It’s a mellow current of open water, touching muddy banks, carving out a sensation of desire and great hunger. People must be more. He must be more, better and kinder.

“I see people abuse the world. There’s lots of evil out there, but we’re given the gift of life to live on this beautiful world. We’re all fucked, but we’re all winning in the end,” he says.

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The Hamilton is located at 600 14th Street NW.


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Sample Sale at Hitched Jan. 19 & 20

January 4, 2016

Hitched is making room for new gowns, which means an opportunity to get a gorgeous gown for a steal! Some of the sample sale gowns are marked down up to 85% off! Don’t live in D.C.? No problem!  Hitched can ship the gown to you anywhere in the United States.

The two-day sample sale takes place Tuesday, January 19th and Wednesday, January 20th.

Hitched schedules private appointments throughout the day on Tuesday, January 19th and Wednesday, January 20th, and then will cap off the sale with a “FINAL HOUR” Open House from 7:00– 8:00 pm on Wednesday evening, January 20th.

Please contact Hitched to book a private sample sale appointment, or to RSVP for the FINAL HOUR Open House.

Hitched is located at 1523 Wisconsin Avenue in Georgetown. Tel: 202.333.6162

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CAG Patriotic Celebration & Parade in Rose Park July 13th

July 10, 2014

Join the Citizens Association of Georgetown (CAG) this Sunday, July 13th from 5:00-6:30 pm at Rose Park for a Patriotic Celebration & Parade featuring pop/Americana singer Laura Tsaggaris & Band.

July concert-goers will enjoy a concert that will be sure to get all ages dancing to the music. Everyone is invited to decorate their wagon, bike, trike, stroller and/or four-legged friend for a patriotic parade to take place during intermission.

Show your community pride and come out to celebrate Georgetown!

In addition to great music, Long & Foster has planned a another photo-booth and prize give away to compliment our other sponsors fun family activities. TTR Sotheby's will be serving sno-cones and handing out balloons. Sprinkles will be giving away cupcakes, Haagen Dazs will be scooping ice cream and the Surf Side food truck will be serving up tacos and other Mexi-Cali morsels.

Rose Park is located at 26th and O Street in Georgetown.

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