Tonight: Dance of Days @ Affinity Labs

The history of DC punk and hardcore is littered with legendary bands that most music fans have heard of — the Bad Brains, Minor Threat — but broke up in the early ’80s, or seminal acts that formed in the late ’80s or early ’90s but haven’t played together in years (Fugazi, Bikini Kill). Get a multimedia history lesson — or a walk down memory lane — tonight at Affinity Lab, where Marc Andersen, the author of the scene biography Dance of Days: Two Decades of Punk in the Nation’s Capital,will be hosting a video presentation with 70 minutes of classic concert footage and offering commentary about important musical acts from Rites of Spring to the Nation of Ulysses.

Proceeds go to local charity We Are Family, who provides groceries, transportation and other assistance to low-income seniors. A $8 donation is suggested.

Dance of Days: A Visual History of Punk in DC

Thursday, June 24


Affinity Lab
2451 18th Street, NW

About Art(202)

Since 1968, the District of Columbia Commission on the Arts and Humanities (DCCAH) has developed and promoted local artists, organizations and activities.
This entry was posted in Events and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

1 Response to Tonight: Dance of Days @ Affinity Labs

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s