Why (and how) D.C. should let musicians perform for tips in Metro stations [Arts Desk]

Tips for better concert pics from four local music photographers [Arts Desk]

What the National Gallery claimed from the Corcoran’s collection… [Post]

…and how curators made those choices [Post]

How Filmfest DC came back from the dead [DCist]

The Funk Parade is filming a “flash mob” (but planned, so more like just a gathering) on Saturday. [D.C. Music Download]

WAMU’s longtime folk music radio host Mary Cliff got the boot for more bluegrass. [Post]