How local punk rocker Chris Suspect became an internationally known show photographer [Arts Desk]

House of Cards is actually filming in D.C. this season, mock gay protests and all. [DCist]

Experimental guitarist Anthony Pirog on his latest album, Palo Colorado Dream, inspired by childhood trips to Big Sur [D.C. Music Download]

An interview with Christina Billotte of Slant 6 on Dischord’s rerelease of Soda Pop Rip * Off after its 20 years out of print [Rookie]

The Shakespeare Theatre Company gave its annual award to British actor John Hurt. [Post]

Photos of Chromeo at the 9:30 Club [BYT]