ANNOUNCING: The DC Music Festival

by Winston "Stone" Ford

Let’s face it, DC has become a burgeoning entertainment destination. We have a bevy of talent dying to break out and get noticed beyond the territory of the DMV.

The brainchild of Jonathan Chevalley and Ashley Estill, the DC Music Festival is one of several homegrown events taking place this year to showcase DC’s DC’s burgeoning music scene. Taking place on May 7th, 2011, at the new Yards Park, the festival will include headlining acts such as Honor By August and acclaimed experimental hip-hop band Restoring Poetry in Music (RPM) amoung others in an all ages, outdoor environment.

Look for for more information about DC Music Festival at their website and Twitter. And look out for a chance to be featured on the stage though a Couch Sessions contest in 2011.

This is only the start of some amazing festivals coming to the DC area. Stay tuned.