Dublin native Conor O'Brien writes and records under the name Villagers. Richard Gilligan hide caption

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One of several prints by musician and artist Matt Shaw, on display at The Spend's website. Matt Shaw hide caption

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Shout Out Louds performing live at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C. Shantel Mitchell hide caption

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The xx performs at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C. Shantel Mitchell hide caption

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