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“Have some of my orange, it’s full of acid—it will give you the ‘kill Bush’ power.” Such was David Longstreth’s offer to a fortunate audience member attending a K Records benefit show that took place in D.C. during Dubya’s first term. Since the president remains alive and in office today, it’s doubtful that the sole member of Dirty Projectors was being entirely honest about the contents of his fruit. But whatever was in that orange, it certainly takes more than citric acid to inspire a record such as last year’s The Getty Address. A cycle of gently glitched orchestral laptop ballads, Address finds Longstreth singing the part of Don Henley in a concept record that follows the Eagles frontman on a spiritual pilgrimage to Gettysburg Battlefield. Call it electrona-Americana, call it glitch-opera, call it plain old bizarre—just don’t call Longstreth a threat to national security when Dirty Projectors performs with Mixel Pixel at 9:30 p.m. at the Red and the Black, 1212 H St. NE. $8. (202) 399-3201. (Aaron Leitko)