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Local rapper GoldLink was a devoted student of hip-hop history. Now, he’s making it. [Arts Desk]

A review of code name: Cynthia, a very #ThisTown musical, at the Anacostia Arts Center  [Arts Desk]

At the Arlington Arts Center, there’s a giant lawn dart, a mechanical chicken drumstick, and a sun-bright neon basement on view. [Bmore Art]

Watch and listen to D.C. DJ Ayes Cold‘s “Beats for Brunch.” [BYT]

Woman saves Bono‘s life, claims she’s from D.C. but is actually from Virginia, and invites the hatred of millions by dissing New York City on the mic at Madison Square Garden. [Post]

Thoughts on Songbyrd Record Cafe, a restaurant and record store with listening stations that pay special attention to local artists [DC Music Download]