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The Fighting Jamesons at The State

Posted by Randy Shulman
March 13, 2012 11:00 PM |
The State Theatre celebrates St. Patrick's Day's Eve with a show from "the finest Irish band aside from the ones around John Jameson's barrels of whiskey." Any fan of The Pogues, Dropkick Murphys, Flogging Molly and Irish pub sing-a-longs should prepare to get whiskey'd away. Friday, March 16, at 9 p.m. The State Theatre, 220 N. Washington St., Falls Church. ... [Read]

New Year's Eve Retro at the State

Posted by Randy Shulman
December 30, 2011 2:00 PM |
This month, State Theatre's popular party The Legwarmers, billed as D.C.'s "biggest '80s Retro Dance Party," takes place on New Year's Eve. The party is where guilty-pleasure hits from nearly three decades ago are given the full tribute. Many in the crowd come dressed to the nine: shellacked big hair, lacy ankle socks, stirrup pants, parachute pants or anything else ... [Read]

Blondie at The State Theatre

Posted by Randy Shulman
September 7, 2010 9:45 AM |
Several years after a lackluster solo release, pop icon Debbie Harry returns to the area in a sure-to-be high-energy performance with her original band, the celebrated New York new-wave punk group and one of the first to incorporate rap ("Rapture"). Blondie, creator of hits including "Heart of Glass," "One Way Or Another" and "Call Me," was inducted into the Rock ... [Read]