Photos of Awesome Con at the Washington Convention Center [Arts Desk]

Ten local visual artists are making artworks to cover the sides of D.C. recycling trucks. [CityLab]

Kendrick Lamar brought a Sweetgreen salad guy onstage at Sweetlife to spit a verse, and salad guy couldn’t cut it. [Washingtonian]

Photos of the Pixies and the Mynabirds at the 9:30 Club [Arts Desk]

This dude really, really didn’t dig the Sweetlife scene. [Post]

A review of Rush‘s 40-year anniversary show at Jiffy Lube Live [DCist]

How the Congressional Chorus got its Sondheim act together [DC Theatre Scene]