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Reader Submissions: Washington DC Bands - Musicians in DC, Maryland and Virginia


Want to learn about bands that perform in the Washington DC area? Whether you are looking to hire a band for a special event or just want to learn about local talent, the following guide provides profiles of bands and musicians who perform at venues in Washington, DC, Maryland and Northern Virginia. Please note that this information was submitted by the musicians themselves, so before booking, it is suggested that you check references and arrange to attend a performance.

The Apple Core - Washington DC Band

The Apple Core is comprised of five talented musicians that have worked as sidemen with some of the better known groups in D.C., such as area stalwarts Catfish Hodge and Honky Tonk Confidential as we…More

Steel Pan Jam - Washington DC Carribbean Band

Ron Emrit was born and raised in Trinidad, British West Indies, where the steel pan originated. At the age of 15, he began going to pan yards to practice to learn the music by ear. During Carnival, h…More

J Lima Foxtrot

J Lima Foxtrot is the latest music project from veteran performer, Jessica L. Fenton. This project is focused original, synth-pop driven music. New to the Washington DC music scene, they've performed…More

M.A.B. - Washington DC Band

A product of a rebel and a refugee and the music reflects it. M.A.B.'s been rapping and doing poetry since he was a kid and he's always been about making good lyrical music. From hosting his own radi…More

Gallons To Ounces - Washington DC Band

DC--Velvet Lounge, DC9, Saloun Jazz Club, Warehouse Loft, Hard Rock CafeMaryland--8X10 Club, Recher Theater, Growlers, Austin Grill, The Endzone, Union Jacks, Barking Dog, Harp & Fiddle, Bentz Street…More

Galaxy Team X - Washington DC Band

Galaxy Team X was founded by a group of teenage musicians in Bowie, Maryland. With rappers TerribleGlory, Shonny Blaze, Master Chief and Fate this super group has released over 6 mix-tapes in 8 month…More

Turtle Recall - Washington DC Band

Based out of DC and Arlington, Turtle Recall plays all over the DC Metro area.The band's primary musical configuration is comprised of electric guitar and bass, percussion, keyboard, and both male & …More

The Offset - Washington DC Band

The musical love baby of Jack Johnson, Incubus, and 311 if they spent a magical night in diamonds strewn across a blue blanket.The Offset came together in the Fall of 2005 with a few highschoolers an…More

OperaBelle - Washington DC

OperaBelle is a female trio of professional opera singers, two sopranos and a mezzo soprano.  All three singers have been performing with the Washington National Opera, The Washington Concert op…More

Contra - the Band - Washington DC

The whiskey -annapolisArmadillos -annapolisRecher theater -towsonRams head live -baltimoreOttobar -baltimoresidebar -baltimoreThe quarter -baltimoreStan and joes -edgewaterThe talking head -baltimore…More

Ted Hovis & The Stolen Camaros - Washington DC Musician

"Let It Shine", the latest album by Washington DC Area Singer/Songwriter/Guitarist Ted Hovis contains tracks that combine elements of modern rock, hard rock, blues, funk, electronic, and acoustic gen…More

Heem Team & Ralfee The Revenger - Washington DC

None. We Are Young Up And Coming Artist Trying To Make It Big. We Are Always Ready At Any Calling. We Are Also Very Fashion Forward We Know Style And We Have Style. We Make Good Quality Music. Though…More

The Galt Line- American Awesome - Washington DC Band

The Galt Line started as a ukulele-guitar duo in 2008 when Blythe Crawford and Willie Gammell were living in Brooklyn. They perform now all over the U.S., electric or acoustic, in festivals, bars, an…More

The Ian Dylan Trio And Quartet Jazz Band

We've appeared at such venues as, The Annapolis Yacht club, The World Bank, The Takoma Park jazz fest, Blues Alley, Twins Jazz, Takoma Station Tavern, and many many more. Our sound is classic, and ha…More

Guilty Pleasure - Washington DC Band

They are playing locally in and around Vienna, VA, Chantilly, VA and soon will be performing in DC sometime in early October 2011.My personal experience with this band says that each member of this b…More

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