5 Acts: May 2011

Friday, May 20, 2011

Purity Ring




Young Minds

Thursday, May 19, 2011

Waskerley Way


Principe Valiente

The Soft Province

The Shoes

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

The Notes


Bird Of Youth

Youth Lagoon

Rites Wild

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

ticket giveaway: White Lies at 9:30 Club

This Friday night 9:30 Club has quite the hot lineup. White Lies is headlining with Sun Airway and Asobi Seksu opening up the show. Amazing amazing. Unfortunately I'm going to be out of town, but I have two tickets I'd love to give away. Send me an e-mail at 5actsblog at gmail dot com with the subject "Ritual" for your chance to win. Contest ends on Friday morning at 9:30am ET. Good luck!

ticket giveaway:
John Vanderslice at Black Cat

Pair of tickets up for grabs - John Vanderslice with opening act Damien Jurado tomorrow night at Black Cat. E-mail me with the subject "White Wilderness" - 5actsblog at gmail dot com. Contest ends tomorrow at 2:00 pm ET.

ticket giveaway: Amor de Dias
and Damon & Naomi at Red Palace

Tomorrow night Damon & Naomi will be opening for Amor de Dias at Red Palace. Take a chance on going for free by entering my contest - e-mail 5actsblog at gmail dot com with the subject "Street Of The Love Of Days" by 1:00 pm ET tomorrow.

Monday, May 16, 2011

Blue Sky Black Death


Little Owl


Eric & Magill

Saturday, May 14, 2011

ticket giveaway:
Grimes / Lykke Li at 9:30 Club

SOLD OUT show here in DC on Sunday night with Grimes and Lykke Li at 9:30 Club. Try to get lucky and win tickets from me! E-mail is 5actsblog at gmail dot com, use subject line "Halfaxa." I'll select one winner at 1:00 pm ET on the day of the show. Best of luck!

Friday, May 13, 2011

I And I

Two Suns


Dirty Gold

Boyscout Discovery

Thursday, May 12, 2011


Mutual Benefit


Rue Royale

Dignan Porch

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Arc In Round


All Tiny Creatures


Dumbo Gets Mad

Monday, May 09, 2011

ticket giveaway:
Dale Earnhardt Jr Jr at Red Palace

I can't think of a much better way to start off your weekend on Friday night than with a show at Red Palace with Generationals and Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. Want to go for free? E-mail me at 5actsblog at gmail dot com with the subject "It's A Corporate World" by 4:00 pm ET on Thursday for a chance to win.

ticket giveaway:
These United States at R&RH

These United States will be opening the show on Wednesday for the last night of residency for J Roddy Walston & The Business at Rock & Roll Hotel. I have a pair of tickets to give away - just e-mail me at 5actsblog at gmail dot com with the subject "What Lasts." I'll pick a winner at 1:00 pm ET on the day of the show.

Friday, May 06, 2011


Strange Talk

Dark Colour

The Honey Month

We Are Trees

Wednesday, May 04, 2011


Delay Trees

Younger Brother