Looking for a new favorite song? Check these out from DC-area artists

WASHINGTON — Need to hear frenzied guitars or syncopated rhythms paired with lush vocals? Look no further than the DMV.

Or, at least explore the latest offerings from musicians with roots in the D.C. area.

This year, the region continues its growing roster of nationally-recognizable artists with Maryland rapper Rico Nasty snagging a major-label deal and Northern Virginia singer Kali Uchis releasing her much-anticipated debut full-length.

Whether it’s searing punk or galactic-cool soul, find your next favorite song right around the Beltway.

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