BAMBULE Ricardo Marlow and Miguel Bard, Friday-Saturday; Trio Caliente, Thursday. 5225 Wisconsin Ave. NW. 202-966-0300.
BLACK CAT Men, Hey Willpower and DJ Stereo Faith, Friday; Alice Smith and PJ Morton, Sunday; Fairline Parkway, Sean Mcardle and Kitty Hawk, Monday; WZT Hearts, the Methamphetamines and Wealth, Tuesday; Mothertongue women's spoken word show with the DC Drag Kings, Wednesday; Two Dark Birds, the High Signs and Sad Crocodile, Thursday. 1811 14th St. NW. 202-667-7960.
CAFE CITRON Miguelito & friends, Monday; Alfredo Mohuca & friends, Tuesday. 1343 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-530-8844.
CARDINAL'S NEST The KGB Band, Wednesday. 3748 10th St. NE. 202-269-6378.
CLYDE'S/GEORGETOWN Tim Metz, Tuesday; Fran Scuderi, Wednesday. 3236 M St. NW. 202-333-9180.
GROG & TANKARD Fall Away, The Common Threat and Mauf, Friday; Kodiak, the Late Grates, Maslow, Circled Sin and Alexis George, Saturday; Pheremoneus, Least Common Denominator and Trash-a- Phonics, Sunday. 2408 Wisconsin Ave. NW. 202-333-3114.
IRELAND'S FOUR FIELDS40 Thieves, Friday-Saturday; Jeff Walthal and Neil Foley, Thursday. 3412 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-244-0860.
IRISH TIMES Pete Papageorge, Friday-Saturday. 14 F St. NW. 202-543-5433.
9:30 CLUB Sia and Har Mar Superstar, Friday; the Hives and the Donnas, Saturday; the Pogues and Urban Voodoo Machine, Sunday-Monday; Pete Francis, the Bridge and Kill the Alarm, Tuesday; Justice, Wednesday; Live, Thursday. 815 V St. NW. 202-393-0930.
BALDWIN'S STATION Nathan Rogers, Thursday. 7618 Main St., Sykesville. 410-795-1041.