Listen to a new song from Birth (Defects). [Arts Desk]

Dave McKenna on the history of Eva Cassidy and the gigs that helped launched her legend. [Post]

Watch T-Pain perform at NPR, a year after his wildly popular Tiny Desk Concert. [Bandwidth]

An interview with the people behind Bethesda’s newest music venue, Villain & Saint. [DC Music Download]

Check out a new music video from Polyon. [AdHoc]

Charting D.C.’s cultural vitality. [Arts Desk]