The Library of Congress added 25 new audio pieces—including Jeff Buckley‘s cover of “Hallelujah” and the Shaft theme—to its National Recording Registry. [A.V. Club]

Go see Petworth’s Daft Punk-ified street signs before they fade away. [Curbed DC]

Two strikes for Fat Trel: a semen-stained mixtape cover and a tasteless Instagram post. [Arts Desk]

George Takei and Patrick Stewart are coming to D.C. for Smithsonian magazine’s The Future Is Here Festival. [Washingtonian]

An interview with Meg Walsh and Jeffrey Prosser of Cavale [D.C. Music Download]

Balanchine‘s ballet “Jewels” is almost as glamorous as it was at its 1967 premiere. [Post]