Venn, Bottled Up
Melting Death Vapors, Hello Nurse
1811 14th St. NW
Washington, DC, 20009
Venn is Jon Fetahaj, Holden Cihelka, and brothers Julian and Gabe Earle. After a year of playing shows and writing music, Venn launched in February 2017 with their self-titled EP featuring a danceable and addictive rhythm section underneath layers of guitars and dreamy, multi-dimensional production. In a live show equally blaring as it is fascinating, Venn performs with an undeniable energy. Fans of My Bloody Valentine, Slowdive, and Joy Division are invited to witness DC's loudest band.
Bottled Up is a new surf/goth power-pop quintet from DC. RIYL Oh Sees, Shannon and the Clams, Pujol, or the Growlers. Their first release "Bottled Up" came out in May, 2017 and was released on tape by Maximum Pelt records in Chicago. Originally started in the Bay Area with former members of the Shari La La's, the band's lead singer moved to D.C. to get his life together. Currently performing live in DC w/ Alex Dahms (drums), Colin Kelly (bass/vox) former Young Rapids, James Dietz (synth/vox) also in Forces, and Mike Mastrangelo (guitar/vox) former MAG, and Nikhil Rao (guitar/vox).
Melting Death Vapors
"if you play it from your phone speaker and put it in a cup it kinda sounds like pavement" - music intern
Hello Nurse is a three-piece punk band from Brooklyn.