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Chad Clark tells the tales behind Beauty Pill‘s first album in 11 years. [Arts Desk]

Just how funky is the Funk Parade? [Arts Desk]

A campy online soap opera about Anacostia won a Daytime Emmy. [Arts Desk]

Which May music festival is your jam? [Washingtonian]

Independent Bookstore Day: It’s like Record Store Day for book nerds! [DCist]

How Susan Galbraith came to adapt Kafka for the stage [DC Theatre Scene]