WAMU 88.5 Contributors

Ally Schweitzer

Reporter, editor and web producer

Schweitzer edits WAMU 88.5's music website, Bandwidth, and works as a web producer and reporter for the station. Prior to WAMU, she worked at Washington City Paper and the Washington Post.


Articles Written by Ally Schweitzer

Songs featured June 20, 2016, as part of Capital Soundtrack from WAMU 88.5. Read more about the project and submit your own local song. Tigers...
Songs featured June 17, 2016, as part of Capital Soundtrack from WAMU 88.5. Read more about the project and submit your own local song. ...
Songs featured June 16, 2016, as part of Capital Soundtrack from WAMU 88.5. Read more about the project and submit your own local song. ...
Songs featured June 15, 2016, as part of Capital Soundtrack from WAMU 88.5. Read more about the project and submit your own local song. ...
Songs featured June 14, 2016, as part of Capital Soundtrack from WAMU 88.5. Read more about the project and submit your own local song. ...
Songs featured June 10, 2016, as part of Capital Soundtrack from WAMU 88.5. Read more about the project and submit your own local song. ...
Songs featured June 13, 2016, as part of Capital Soundtrack from WAMU 88.5. Read more about the project and submit your own local song. Lifted ...
When Terence Nicholson writes a song, he files it under one of two categories: oscar or jellyfish. Oscars — a species of fish native to South America — can be aggressive, says the songwriter and guitarist in D.C. rock band Thaylobleu. Sea creatures wade into an oscar’s territory at their own risk....
This post has been updated with a release date for Ras Nebyu’s next single. Ras Nebyu is consistent on a few things — namely spiritual enlightenment, staying woke and puffing on the finest sinsemilla. But in his new music video, the up...
Songs featured June 8, 2016, as part of Capital Soundtrack from WAMU 88.5. Read more about the project and submit your own local song. Mark G. Meadows...
Songs featured June 7, 2016, as part of Capital Soundtrack from WAMU 88.5. Read more about the project and submit your own local song. ...
Songs featured June 5, 2016, as part of Capital Soundtrack from WAMU 88.5. Read more about the project and submit your own local song. ...
Songs featured June 4, 2016, as part of Capital Soundtrack from WAMU 88.5. Read more about the project and submit your own local song. ...
Songs featured June 6, 2016, as part of Capital Soundtrack from WAMU 88.5. Read more about the project and submit your own local song. ...
Songs featured June 3, 2016, as part of Capital Soundtrack from WAMU 88.5. Read more about the project and submit your own local song. ...
Songs featured June 2, 2016, as part of Capital Soundtrack from WAMU 88.5. Read more about the project. Art So...
More Humans isn’t the most visible or prolific band in D.C.’s indie-rock community, but when they pop up on the scene, they make it count. The group’s tuneful and brainy 2015 album Hot C...
Songs featured June 1, 2016, as part of Capital Soundtrack from WAMU 88.5. Read more about the project. ...
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What does Washington sound like? Capital Soundtrack, a new music project from WAMU 88.5, explores that question. This summer, we’re turning over our airwaves to musicians from D.C., Maryland and Virginia. We’re doing that by overhauling the sounds you hear during our talk shows and news breaks, dedicating all of our interlude music to local artists. On Morning Editio...
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After two years of stumbles, Fort Reno summer concerts are set to return in July, according to a message posted on the series’ website. Shows in the Northwest D.C. park will take place Monday and Thursday evenings as usual, but no schedule has been posted. Submissions from bands interested in playing this year will be accepted thr...