Songbyrd Karaoke: What Would Ian Curtis Do Birthday Edition

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Songbyrd Karaoke: What Would Ian Curtis Do Birthday Edition host Jonathan welcomes you to the SONGBYRD MUSIC HOUSE MAINSTAGE for a BEAUTIFUL SWAMPY-SUMMER MONDAY BASEMENT EDITION OF KARAOKE.SEXY!!

Ian Curtis would have hated DC in the summertime, but he would have loved your birthday party for him. It would have given him Joy. We have several Joy Division songs we can sing him.

Or sing Lady Gaga, whatever you want! All singers win prizes made of VINYL that will ACTUALLY PLAY THE NOISES.

This is a free event that’s free.

At, sing along with our usual curated, locally sourced, organic, grass-fed, artisanal tracks from, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, Beyonce, Beat Happening, Belle & Sebastian, Built to Spill, car seat headrest, the Drums, Elliott Smith, Future Islands, Gang Of Four, Guided By Voices, Husker Du, Japandroids, Johnny Thunders, Kendrick Lamar, Ladytron, Le Tigre, Liz Phair, Los Campesinos!, Mission of Burma, Modest Mouse, Mudhoney, The National, New Pornographers, New York Dolls, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Of Montreal, Pavement, Pixies, PJ Harvey, Pretty Girls Make Graves, R.E.M. The Replacements, Richard Hell and the Voidoids, Rihanna, Rilo Kiley, Rufus Wainwright, Shins, Sleater-Kinney, Sonic Youth, Spoon, Stereolab, Superchunk, and Tame Impala, Wilco, Wire and MOAR!!!!!!

You can see our current songlist here:


July 17 2017


Start: July 17, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
End: July 18, 2017 @ 12:30 am
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