Show + Jam
By Flashband

Downstairs, All Ages

DOORS: 7:00 PM // SHOW: 8:00 PM


7DL Studios brings you the first ever FLASHFEST! 4 fresh & talented bands from the Flashband and 7DL community are coming together for an impromptu "flash" festival right here in AdMo at our favorite venue, Songbyrd Music House & Record Cafe!

Grab a $10 ticket here: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1310495?utm_medium=bks

Here's what's goin' down:
1. A stacked lineup of 4 bands will be making this a party not to miss. Melodic post-rock group Dope Francis will kick off the night, followed by surf rockers Bottled Up. Then prepare for a face melt by renowned Flashband alumni funk & hip-hop band, Shining Blade Theory, which will set up the layup for the slam dunk by infectious electro-funk hip-hop group, Milk Money (ft. Avervge DJ and Parabellum Raps)
2. In between sets, there will be musical contests with fun prizes from Chuck Levin's Washington Music Center
3. After the main show, around 11pm, the infamous John Heinze (drum teacher at 7DL and drummer for Aztec Sun) will jump on the drum kit to join Avervge DJ for a dope afterparty jam session.

Doors at 7
Show at 8
Tickets $10

Support DC's music scene.
Crush your Saturday night.
Come party with us at Songbyrd!!

About the bands:

Dope Francis
- brilliant songwriting and clean, modern, post-rock grooves with a hint of synth and hip-hop.
- featuring Flashband veterans Dylan Joyce (vocals) and Jeremy Padow (guitar)...

Bottled Up
- High energy Ty Segall-inspired grungy surf punk
- Bottled up was conceived at 7DL: featuring our studio manager Alex Dahms (drums), drum teacher Colin Kelly of Young Rapids (bass), drum student James Dietz on keys & backup vox, and long-time Yellow Room renters and lobby-crashers, Mikey Freddie Jello and Niko Venkat on guitar and lead vox.

Shining Blade Theory
- dopest funk hip-hop band in town. Prepare for face-melting raps and deep-pocket grooves and basslines...
- originally formed from Flashband's hip-hop showcase in spring of 2014... still crushing shows and increasing the funk.
- Miles Ryan loves these guys. ♥

Milk Money (Milk$)
- freshest hip-hop in DC featuring talented Avervge DJ and Parabellum Raps. Seriously this will rock your world
- check out their new full album on SoundCloud here:https://soundcloud.com/milkdollarsign/sets/zodiac-sines
- check out the MILK$ Album Release Party at 9:30 Club Backbar this Saturday night 9/3!

The afterparty will kick off immediately after with a dynamic duo set from Avervge DJ (of Milk$) and drummer John Heinze (drum teacher at 7DL Studios & drummer for AZTEC SUN).