The Capitol Heights

Better Than Nickelback?

We are The Capitol Heights - an indie rock duo based in Washington, DC. We are currently writing music and playing shows. Check our site often to get our latest news, releases, and schedule.

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Jun 20
2016

The Best DC Music Blogs

Seems like everybody’s got a music blog nowadays. And just like food, everybody wants it local. So let’s explore the music blogs in the DMV area. We would obviously push you to fervently read our blog as many times as you can, over and over. A music blog by local artists, for local artists? Exactly more...

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Oct 07
2015

After Action Report – Libertine

The following is scrolled on the top the Libertine’s kitchen entrance: lib-er-tine. 1.) A free thinker, especially in religious matters. 2.) A person who is unrestrained by convention or morality. We’re such libertines…except Kenny. About 2 months ago, we played The Black Squirrel in Adams Morgan thanks to an invite from Len & J (now more...

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Apr 27
2015

After Action Report – We Are The 9 @ Gypsy Sally’s

Warning! This night was preeeeeetty crazy, yo. And because of that, this is a huge post with lots of pictures. Be prepared to deal. So we got invited to play this We Are The 9 event at Gypsy Sally’s from Justin Trawick about 2 weeks before the show. And the subsequent two weeks after were more...

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Open Mic Challenge

We are embarking on a long and treacherous journey we are calling the Open Mic Challenge. We have set our sights on playing every open mic available in the D.C. area and the map below shows our progress. You can learn about the challenge at our Open Mic Challenge page.