HERE IS OUR WEEKLY RECAP:
The Golden State Warriors were able to steal a win Wednesday (... but lost Friday), Tidal released streaming numbers for Kanye West's The Life of Pablo and enjoy an authentic Mexican experience, in the District, at Mexican Grill. As for the rest of what you missed ...
MUSIC VIDEO MONDAYS:
Zayn Malik debuted an official video for his song “Befour”. The song appears on his debut solo album Mind of Mine, which released on March 25th. Zayn steered clear of the sensuality and glamour he gave us in his latest videos, “Pillowtalk” and “It’s You”, giving us a much more laid back side of the himself. Watch below, but to see the rest of the Music Video Monday picks, like, Rae Sremmurd, Sia, and Nick Jonas visit MUSIC VIDEO MONDAY
Haim is currently in the studio working on their next full length album aftrer three years releasing their smash debut, Days Are Gone. The sisters posted a video on twitter that teased, "NEW SONGS. NEW SHOW. THIS SUMMER." Haim also publicized new tour dates that begin May 17 in Santa Ana, California. For the full list of tour dates visit HAIM RELEASES NEW TOUR DATES
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 features G.U.M.P. as the local artists of the week. G.U.M.P. aka Give Us More Power is a recently formed, local, psychedelic hip-hop band led by Hostile Youth member Uno Hype. The band performed Thursday, March 31st at the Songbyrd Music House @ 8pm.
For more on G.U.M.P. visit: MITD LOCAL ARTIST OF THE WEEK - G.U.M.P
STREET STYLE POST:
Budding local accessory line DeNada is the go-to spot for men's and women's handmade knitwear. The knitted accessories include a small variety of scarfs, hats and other wearable pieces. The brand initially sold handbags and t-shirts, but expanded to feature accessories. DeNada's items are sold on their online store as well as in select retailers both domestically and internationally.
For the full spread: BRAND OF THE WEEK: DENADA'S KNITTED ACCESSORIES
For this week’s #MITDWCW we work-crushed hard on local photog, Donovan Gerald. A true DMV native, the shooter was born in D.C., currently based in VA, and called MD home once upon a time. This connection to the area combined with shooting almost exclusively on film allows him to capture these cities like no other. To see Gerald's work check out this week's #MITDWCW DONOVAN GERALD.
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?