WHAT YOU MISSED - WEEKLY RECAP

BY MARQUIS GOODWIN

HERE IS OUR WEEKLY RECAP: 

A founding member of the rap trio A Tribe Called Quest passed away, Nike brings on Fetty Wap and Travis $cott for its Summer Sports Collection and check out the new 1940's vibe restaurant, Left Door, in the District. As for the rest of what you missed ...

MUSIC VIDEO MONDAYS:

The New York by way of Columbia duo Salt Cathedral, created another pensive and soul-filled track, “No Ordinary Man”.  The lyrics are simple, repetitive yet moving. The visual captures the madness and uncertainty of passion, making it all the more relatable. Watch below, but to see the rest of the Music Video Monday picks, like, DJ Snake, Rae Sremmurd, along with Alessia Cara visit MUSIC VIDEO MONDAY

EVENTS:

Drink the District is back in 2016 with a double dose of your favorite tasting event - the Cherry Blossom Beer & Wine Festival. Spanning two weekends during the National Cherry Blossom Festival, each of the events featured unlimited tastings of 100+ beers & wines, access to DC area food trucks, and live entertainment all day! For more information about the event, be sure to visit their website and to be sure you do not miss any other events check out EVENTS YOU CAN'T MISS THIS WEEK 

P.S. There is an event today ...

NEWMUSICTUESDAYS PLAYLIST:

Recently our staff curated a playlist of our favorite songs of the moment. The list includes everything from Travis Scott to Zayn Malik. For the full list of picks check out #THEPLAYLIST

LOCAL ARTIST HIGHLIGHT:

This week Made in the District is featuring Sun Club as the local artists of the week. Sun Club, a zany indie/punk-rock band based out of Baltimore, Maryland brings spirited & eclectic vibes to their music. For the full article visit: MITD LOCAL ARTIST OF THE WEEK - SUN CLUB

STREET STYLE POST: 

D.C. has been on the rise within the fashion industry for quite some time now. The District is home to some of the most creative and influential designers, and hosts over 100 boutiques that make the D.C. shopping experience so special. We have compiled a list for our readers to make the D.C. experience so much easier.  

For the full spread: 5 DC RETAILERS EVERY MITD READER SHOULD KNOW

WORKCRUSH WEDNESDAYS:

This week's WORKCRUSHWEDNESDAY pick was, artist, photographer and videographer, CHAOS ABZU. Richard "CHAOS ABZU" Mijangos specializes in Japanese lifestyle. From digital art, video and photography ABZU has a very vibrant, colorful feel to its work. To see ABZU's work check out this week's WORKCRUSHWEDNESDAY.

IS IT LIT?:

We stopped by Joint Custody for the first installment of our newest MITD-TV segment, "Is It Lit." Located on 14th and U Street, Joint Custody is a secondhand shop offering major come-up's on everything vintage, ranging anywhere from fashion to accessories to vinyls. Check it out as Jordynn explores the isles of Joint Custody and see what they have to offer. WANT US TO FEATURE YOUR BUSINESS? OR NOMINATE ONE WE SHOULD GO TO? VISIT IS IT LIT?

PHOTO GALLERY RECAPS:

DRAKE AND OVO SOUND SURPRISE- HEADLINED THE FADER FORT PRESENTED BY CONVERSE

SONG OF THE DAY: 

BEAR'S PICK

 TIMOTHY RODRIGUES - HEAVEN TRAP

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