Real Life and Hit Songs | Florida Georgia Line

Florida Georgia Line photo by Kristin Barlowe

These guys are real. Really. You might look at Florida Georgia Line’s new video for their hit song “This Is How We Roll,” featuring dirt bike stunts and dune buggies (not to mention the guys standing on top of a moving semi), and wonder if it was just an idea for a crazy video. But… read more »

Amped Up | Denard Span, Tyler Clippard and Drew Storen Ready for Action

Drew Storen photo courtesy of the Washington Nationals

The Washington Nationals enter the 2014 season with sky-high expectations from fans and baseball pundits – including some talk of a first-time World Series birth – and the team is ready. We embrace it,” Denard Span, the team’s second-year centerfielder, told on On Tap. “We just know we’ve got to stick together and come in… read more »

Gluten-Free Griddle Report

Silver Diner Gluten Free Quinoa Coconut Pancakes

Egg, eggs, eggs! That’s what you get if you are a gluten-free diner doing brunch. Wheat, rye and barley-free means eggs scrambled with a side of fruit, poached on a bed of spinach, or sunny-side up with…well, nothing to soak up the yoke! Gluten-free pickings are slim when Sunday morning carb cravings kick in. But… read more »

Lifestyle | Worst Pick Up Lines

Double Date_Vintage Costumes

There are 2 types of pickup lines. You’ve heard all the traditional cheesy quotes; (“Did it hurt when you fell from Heaven?”) and there’s the straightforward “I’m going to hit on you by saying something creepy.” We’ve all been there – whether we are on the receiving end or are being kinda creeper ourselves. I’ve… read more »

The Boston Boys are Back in Town The Dropkick Murphys

Photo by Kerry Brett

I know, it really surprised me too!” exclaimed Al Barr, lead singer of the Dropkick Murphys, during a recent interview with On Tap. And what was it that surprised this music veteran, who has seen it all and more in his 16 years around the world with one of the hardest working bands on the… read more »

Dublin to DC

Visitors leaving Guinness Storehouse (2)

Brewery tours are a hot ticket and DC residents have a host of choices in their backyard. Beer lovers can tour DC Brau, 3 Stars and Atlas without leaving the District. Day-trippers can visit Dogfish in Delaware, Tröegs in Pennsylvania or Flying Dog in Maryland.  But where to go when you’ve seen it all and… read more »

Drink Like a True Irishman

Drawing of Brewer holding beer

Don’t look now, but Saint Patrick’s Day is upon us. In the U.S., the holiday honoring Ireland’s patron saint has become an emerald green bacchanalia. This year, why not ditch the shamrock glasses, forget the food-grade dye, and drink like the Irish really do? First, pick your poison. If you’re aiming for authenticity, look no… read more »

10th Annual Brewers Ball

Photo by Tim Lundin

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is excited to celebrate the 10 year anniversary of the Annual Brewer’s Ball. Held at the National Building Museum for the second year in a row, this year’s event will be bigger than ever! Over 1,500 Guests will have the opportunity to sample from 25 of the area’s best craft breweries… read more »

DC Represents! Olympian John Carlson

New York Islanders v Washington Capitals

It only took 39 seasons, but for the first time, the Washington Capitals can proudly say that they have an American hockey player representing their team in the Winter Olympics. John Carlson, 24, has been chosen to represent Team USA Hockey in the upcoming games in Sochi, Russia, home country of Washington captain and fellow… read more »