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D.C.’s Ex Hex on their tightening-up tour and South by Southwest [Post]

(e)merge art fair is set for Oct. 2 to 5 at the Capitol Skyline Hotel. [(e)merge]

This year’s Opera in the Outfield—-Washington National Opera’s simulcast of The Magic Flute—-takes place May 3. [DCist]

Flailing effort to open an Irish-American Museum makes business reporter pine for a return to the north Kerry coastline. [WBJ]

Today in Banksy news: Those Syria signs are against the law, obviously. [DCist]

Unimpeachable D.C. anthem ruined. [PoPVille]