5 Acts: May 2010

Friday, May 28, 2010

Mixtapes & Cellmates

Future Islands

The Megaphonic Thrift

Monster Movie

Under Byen

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Lawrence Arabia

The Mynabirds


The Happy Hollows

Golden Triangle

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Dinosaur Feathers


Black Whales

Best Coast

Codeine Velvet Club

Monday, May 24, 2010

ticket giveaway:
The Besnard Lakes at Black Cat

The Besnard Lakes are at Black Cat on Thursday night along with Land Of Talk. Email me at 5actsblog at gmail dot com with the title of their newest album for your chance to win a pair of tickets. Contest ends at 12pm ET the day of the show (05/27/2010).

Friday, May 21, 2010


Last Dinosaurs

True Widow

Leader Cheetah


Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Plants And Animals

The Whitsundays

She Keeps Bees


Brown Recluse

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Imagine Dragons

Evan Voytas


Elizabeth Fraser


Thursday, May 13, 2010

ticket giveaway: The Grates at DC9

If it'd make you feel pretty to see The Grates on Saturday night (05/15/2010) at DC9, e-mail me at 5actsblog at gmail dot com and let me know why I should give you a free pair of tickets. Contest ends Saturday morning at 9:00 am ET.

The Grates on MySpace

The Grates on The Hype Machine

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

show reminder: Jookabox at Black Cat

Jookabox is always a favorite at various venues here in DC. Tomorrow night they're back, doing a Backstage show at Black Cat with Drunken Sufis playing first. Doors open at 9pm and tickets are $10.

Jookabox on MySpace

Jookabox on The Hype Machine

Monday, May 03, 2010

monday mixes