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4/17/18 - Special Guest: Chip Py of Locally Grown DC
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Thanks to Chip Py, creator of video series Locallygrowndc.com and official photographer for Chuck Brown for the last 15 years, for hanging out with us in the studio this week!^^Episode Audio/Post Is Live - Click Above (might need to buffer/load, refresh page if you have any issues)^^Podcast: iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn, Pocket Casts, PodBean, PlayerFM, or THIS URL in your app of choice FROM THIS SHOWMUSIC***This Time, by Zen Warship (Funk, Funk Rock)Cups to the Floor, by Rare Essence (R&B, GoGo)Forgiveness, by Sol Roots (Blues, Funk)***Falling, by Kia Bennett (R&B, Soul)Come and Get It, by Pebble To Pearl (R&B, Funk)***The first time we've played this artist for you on the show, & a new artist profile added to our DC Artist Database! There's new artists every week!->Follow The Show's Spotify Playlist<-ANNOUNCEMENTS--OUR POP PLAYLIST IS UP!Do you listen to Top 40 music? Here’s 54 songs by 54 different DC artists we think you’ll love. This is just a taste of the incredible selection of Pop music we have in the DC Artist Database on our website. We hope you’ll follow the playlist, and start following the artists you like! Listening local is good for the soul! Direct Link: https://open.spotify.com/user/dcmusicrocks/playlist/7fXS5Ed2J0WZpxMMpUljJVAll Our Playlists: http://www.dcmusicrocks.com/playlists/--Congrats to the winners from the Washington City Paper’s “Best Of” reader’s poll, here’s some of the local music scene highlights:Best Go-go band: Rare EssenceBest Jazz/Blues Venue: Blues AlleyBest Arts & Culture Festival: Funk ParadeBest Local Original Band: Stone Driver,Runner’s Up: Batala Washington, Aztec Sun BandBest Music Festival: Kingman Island Bluegrass & Folk FestivalBest Music Venue: 9:30 ClubBest Place To Experience Local Music: Black CatBest Recording Studio: Blue Room Productions--Thanks to District Karaoke for allowing me the honor of being a #judge of the #citywide championships this week! Caught Night Train 357 there and so many local artists we cover on this show have come through #DK. My bassist in Fellowcraft, Brandon Williams, and so many other people I love have spent time with this group. I had a blast!NEW MUSIC RELEASESThe Duskwhales - Hospital Dreams (6 Song Indie EP, RIYL The Beatles)Stephanie Mathias - Your Voice, My Angel (Pop Single, RIYL Sarah Mclaughlin)Our 2018 New Releases by DC Artists’ Spotify Playlist:https://open.spotify.com/user/dcmusicrocks/playlist/7kbMQzbrQPisoJq5A76V3kTHIS WEEK'S LOCAL DC SHOWS TO SEEHere’s just a few highlights for the coming week, be sure to check out the calendar for the full list of all the upcoming shows!http://www.dcmusicrocks.com/local-music-calendarFri Apr 20--Albino Rhino & Surprise Attack @ Jammin Java in Vienna (Funk, RIYL Phish)--FeelFree @ Union Stage (Reggae, RIYL SOJA)--Staycation @ 9:30 Club (Funk, RIYL Red Hot Chili Peppers) Sat Apr 21--Soundproof Genie & QOK Music @ Savor Bowie (MD) Music Festival (Pop/R&B, RIYL The Fugees, No Doubt)--Jonny Grave @ DC9 (Blues, RIYL Burnside)--See-I @ National Cannabis Festival at RFK Stadium (Reggae, RIYL Thievery Corporation)--Skribe @ Takoma Park Earth Day (Folk, RIYL Pearl Jam) Sun Apr 22--Laura Tsaggaris @ Pearl Street Warehouse (Rock, RIYL Aimee Mann) Mon Apr 23--Mystery Friends @ DC9 Nightclub (Indie, RIYL LCD Soundsystem) Tues Apr 24--Thaylobleu @ Black Cat (Hard Rock, RIYL Bad Brains) Wed Apr 25--Broke Royals & Eli Lev @ Rock N Roll Hotel (Rock, RIYL Bastille, The Lumineers) Thu Apr 26--Veronneau @ Blues Alley Brazil Week (Jazz/World, RIYL Pink Martini)PatreonDo you like what we're doing? Would you support us? We'd love to grow and do more! We're giving away shirts, access to our private facebook group, and more! We also intend to set aside 10% to contribute directly in the DC Local Music Scene through charities, sponsorships, events, etc. We want to continue to pay it forward!HUGE shoutout to our current Patrons! **Daniel Warren Hill** **David Mohl** **Eli Lev****Sarah Byrne** **Music 4 The Revolution (Abu Jibran)**We're Looking For SponsorsWe're looking for local businesses to sponsor us! Know One? Would you introduce us to them?
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Chip PyVideo - Bio - Links - Transcript
His winning car dance video link:https://www.facebook.com/chip.py.52/videos/vb.708319911/10155225437994912/?type=3Chip's Bio:
Chip Py is a local DC Photographer who has been photo documenting the DC Music Scene for the 15 years. He has worked in a wide genre of music scenes including Punk, Roots Rock, Rockabilly and Go-Go.He is best known for his work in Go-Go as one of Chuck Brown's Official Photographers and his work with Chuck Brown can be seen on Chuck's final album cover and at The Chuck Brown Park.Four the last three years Chip Py has been producing a Video Podcast from his overgrown 100% organic back yard garden, which he calls The Yarden. Each week in the late Spring and early Summer Chip invites a different local musical act over to Grill and Groove in The Yarden.Which he records into a 30 minute video program that includes musician interview and live performance. Often guests from different genres are brought together for the show. In the last three "Seasons" he has produced 27 episodes and had 71 musicians perform in The Yarden.The shows past and present can be seen here www.LocallyGrownDC.comhttps://www.facebook.com/chip.py.52