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SP and Earth Operations Central. All comments are strictly my unsupported
opinion unless based upon promotional blurb extracted from the websites
linked herein. This is by no means an exhaustive nor definitive list, and no
particular recommendation nor assurance of solvency or utility is to be
inferred from a listing herein.
To find things and places, try The Washington DC Motorcade. A neat
little search engine, just say where you're headed and it'll tell you what's
along the way.
Dining, Coffee, and Nightspots
- Cafe Myth.
- Located in Georgetown, and slightly pricey, this is a Internet Cafe
- Atticus Used Books & Music.
- Hip, happening, literate. Not what you'd expect from the looking at
the rest rest of Washington. This is the modern version of what Washington
used to be.
- DC ArtBeat. Local artists and
musicians promoting multimedia experiences.
- DC harDCcore - punk,
do-it-yourself, Rave, you name it. This is totally happening.
- DC Food Not Bombs.
Collecting almost-outdated produce, and feeding homeless and impoverished
people, and providing vegetarian food for political rallies.
Underworld. Lots of news about local shows, rallies, and other events.
- Goth in DC? check HERE!
- Cataomb DC. This is a
Saturday Night only Gothic/Industrial Club, located near relatively-safe
17th and "L" Streets NW Washington DC. It's a very nice club, and the DJs
See also ClubDC, which is
an advertisement-carrying commercial site that reviews various nightclubs.
- The Capitol Ballroom.
Dancing and live shows! Reputedly excellent. Scary neighborhood.
- The John F. Kennedy Center
for the Performing Arts (Kennedy Center). Possibly the cultural Heart of
- Nightclub 9:30. The new location of
the 9:30 Club is a far cry from the original location at 930 "F" Street NW.
It's now at 815 "V" Street, NW, just a block or two from
Howard University. This used to be the
old WUST Music Hall, where I once saw a truly amazing show featuring the
Butthole Surfers, Johnny Reno and the Sax Maniacs (incredible if you like
saxophone ensembles fronted with powerhouse Trower-esque guitar), and the
Dead Kennedys. It's huge. It's a great place to see bands.
- Looking for all sorts of Washingtoniana? The Washington CityPaper is
loaded with opinion, information about clubs, what's where, and that sort of
See also the DC Music WWWeb.
Washington Area Bicyclist Association.
of Washington Letter & Package Delivery Services (couriers).
- Messenger Life is Good! A
page by possibly-the-most-experienced of Washington's legendary Bicycle
- Bega's Barn. Full of
cycling and bicycle couriers. Also, at last, this can be reached through
the address http://www.dccourier.com.
- City Bikes. Located in the
heart of Adams-Morgan, this place has got it
all - everything from bikes, to bike repairs, tools, kits, accessories, you
name it. If they don't have it, they can get it. Here's a picture of their
- District of Columbia
Bicycle Courier Association.
Happenings & Schedules
- The Conspiracy is a,
well - conspiracy - engaged in bringing to Washington the very finest in
Industrial, Gothic, and Punk. They post schedules here, and they also have a
RealAudio page so that you can sample some of the bands that have appeared
at their gigs. Usually they have their shows on Tuesday nights at Club
Heaven, located at 2327 18th Street NW, in Adams-Morgan.
Bars & Restaurants
The Dining Web. Full of links to the
area's restaurants! A must-see.
- The Crow Bar. Believe it or
not, there's a biker-bar located on 20th Street NW, between "K" and "L"
streets. they have an excellent selection of beer, and the food's not
- Go to the Business MetaIndex Page.
- Visit the Computing MetaIndex Page.
- Visit the Sciences MetaIndex Page.
- Visit the Earth Operations Central District Office.
Try a Glimpse HTTP Search
(searches HTML content).
- Go back to the main EarthOps Homepage.