Friday, April 4, 2008



The District

BAMBULE Ricardo Marlow and Miguel Bard, Friday-Saturday; Trio Caliente, Thursday. 5225 Wisconsin Ave. NW. 202-966-0300.

BLACK CAT Les Savy Fav, the Big Sleep and the Dodos, Friday; Georgie James, Olivia Mancini & the Housemates and Tereu Tereu, Saturday; Red Room and Food for Thought, Sunday; Dirty Projectors and No Kids, Monday; Beanstalk Library, Bottles/Cans and PS24, Tuesday; Murder by Death, O'Death and Kiss Kiss, Wednesday; Yeasayer and Ponytail, 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 Rockhard, Sunday; Ray Tarantino, Thursday. 2408 Wisconsin Ave. NW. 202-333-3114.

IRELAND'S FOUR FIELDS40 Thieves, Friday-Saturday. 3412 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-244-0860.

IRISH TIMES Pete Papageorge, Thursday. 14 F St. NW. 202-543-5433.

9:30 CLUB Lifehouse and Matt Nathanson & HoneyHoney, Friday; Mike Doughty's Band and the Panderers, Saturday; Carbon/Silicon and Matt Pond PA, Sunday; Saul Williams and Dragons of Zynth, Monday; All Time Low, the Rocket Summer, the Matches, Sonny and Forever the Sickest Kids, Wednesday; Joe Jackson and Mutlu, Thursday. 815 V St. NW. 202-393-0930.


BALDWIN'S STATION Gary Ferguson, Emory Lester & Gail Wade, Thursday. 7618 Main St., Sykesville. 410-795-1041.

BARE BONES ACME Blues Company, Saturday. 9150 Baltimore National Pike, Ellicott City. 410-461-0770.

BUSHWALLER'S Pete Papageorge, Wednesday. 209 N. Market St., Frederick. 301-695-6988.

CAT'S EYE PUB Tony Denikos Band, Friday; Rob Hughes & the Heaters, Saturday early show; Nothin' but Trouble, Saturday late show; Steve Kramer & the Bluesicians, Saturday early show; Patty Reese & Dave Chappell, Saturday late show; Timmy Shelley, Tuesday; Muleman, Wednesday; Skyla Burrell Blues Band, Thursday. 1730 Thames St., Fells Point, Baltimore. 410-276-9866.

CHAMPIONS/FREDERICK East Edge, Friday; Sticktime, Saturday. 5205 Buckeystown Pike, Frederick. 301-846-0089.

CHICK HALL'S SURF CLUB Mary Shaver & Marianna Previti and the Smokin' Polecats, Friday; the Nighthawks, Saturday. 4711 Kenilworth Ave., Hyattsville. 301-927-6310.

DOGFISH HEAD ALEHOUSE The Druthers, Saturday. 800 W. Diamond Ave, Gaithersburg. 301-963-4847.

O'BRIEN'S BBQ Amy Speace & the Tearjerks, Wednesday. 387 E. Gude Dr., Rockville. 301-275-7459.

OLNEY TAVERN The Sherwood Blues Band, Saturday. 18101 Town Center Dr., Olney. 301-260-0500.

RAMS HEAD LIVE Tolerance for Tragedy, Inkarnit, Angel Fallen, Season of Fear and Cryptic Warning, Friday; Outreach, Atomic Motel, Earthdaze, Enemony and Stockcar Syndrome, Saturday; Bob Weir & RatDog, Tuesday-Wednesday. 20 Market Pl., Baltimore. 410-244-8854.

RAMS HEAD TAVERN Euge Groove, Friday; the Bacon Brothers, Saturday; Kelly Willis Band, Sunday early show; Saul Williams and Dragons of Zynth, Sunday late show; Marcus Miller, Monday; Melissa Ferrick, Tuesday; Punch Brothers and Chris Thile, Wednesday; Tim O'Brien and the Greencards, Thursday; 33 West St., Annapolis. 410-268-4545.

ROCK BOTTOM BREWERY/BETHESDA Uncle Chunky, Friday. 7900 Norfolk Ave., Bethesda. 301-652-1311.

WESTLAWN INN Courtlyn Carr & Melodium, Saturday. 9200 Chesapeake Ave., North Beach. 410-257-0001.


AULD SHABEEN Hot Roxy, Friday. 3971 Chain Bridge Rd., Fairfax. 703-293-9600.

BIRCHMERE Kelly Willis and Amanda Shaw & the Cute Guys, Friday; "Harmony Sweepstakes a Cappella Festival," Saturday; Ottmar Liebert, Sunday; the Wailin' Jennys and Laura Cortese & Aoife O'Donovan, Monday; Asia, Tuesday; Marcus Miller, Wednesday-Thursday. 3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria. 703-549-7500.

BOMBAY TANDOOR Stuart Hill, Tuesday; John Bell, Thursday. 8301 Westwood Dr., Vienna. 703-734-2202.

BORDER CAFE Gary Smallwood and Bryan & Andre Fox, Thursday. 5825 Trinity Pkwy., Centreville. 703-266-4400.

BRITTANY'S Cross Cut Saw, Friday; Don Chapman Duo, Saturday; Drew Stevyns, Monday. 12449 Dillingham Square, Woodbridge. 703-730-0728.

BUNGALOW BILLIARDS/CASCADES Oren Polak Duo, Tuesday. 46300 McClellan Dr., Sterling. 703-421-3776.

BUNGALOW BILLIARDS/CHANTILLY Hall Vought, Tuesday. 13891 Metrotech Dr., Chantilly. 703-502-3925.

BUNGALOW BILLIARDS/FRANCONIA Ted Garber, Tuesday. 7003-C Manchester Blvd., Alexandria. 703-924-8730.

BUNGALOW BILLIARDS/SHIRLINGTON Jon Fritz, Tuesday. 2766 S. Arlington Mill Dr., Arlington. 703-578-0020.

BUNKER SPORTS CAFE8 Track Jones, Saturday. 510 E. Market St., Leesburg. 703-443-0777.

BUZZ Nicola, Wednesday. 901 Slaters Lane, Alexandria. 703-600-2899.

CALABASH Soul Tones of Swing, Friday; Jimbo Manion Group, Saturday. 7305 Richmond Hwy., Alexandria. 703-765-0222.

CLEARWATER GRILL Dave Goodrich, Saturday. 4276 Germanna Hwy., Locust Grove. 540-972-0606.

DOGFISH HEAD/FALLS CHURCH Luke Brindley, Saturday; Val Yumm, Thursday. 6363 Seven Corners Center, Falls Church. 703-534-3342.

DOUGHERTY'S Live Action Hero, Friday; Lost Highway, Saturday. 2055 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Stafford. 540-657-8985.

FAST EDDIE'S/FAIRFAX Zipper, Friday. 9687 Lee Hwy., Fairfax. 703-385-7529.

FIRESIDE GRILL Drew Stevyns, Thursday. 9000 Lorton Station Blvd., Lorton. 703-372-1923.

HARD TIMES CAFE/WOODBRIDGE Gypsy Sons, Saturday. 14389 Potomac Mills Rd., Woodbridge. 703-492-2950.

HOPSFROG GRILLE Freddie Long, Wednesday. 5745 Burke Centre Pkwy., Burke. 703-239-9324.

IOTA Enon and the Epochs, Friday; Last Train Home and the Wrights, Saturday; Last Train Home, Sunday; David Dondero & the Entire State of Florida and Jason Myles Goss, Tuesday; the Felice Brothers, Justin Townes Earle and McCarthy Trenching, Thursday. 2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703-522-8340.

J.V.'S The Electric Bob & Jerry Band, Friday; the Third Wish Band, Saturday early show; Deja Blue Blues Band, Saturday late show; Drew Holland & Melinda Root, Sunday early show; Joe Maher, John Previti, Jim Stephason & Bruce Swaim, Sunday late show; Dave Chappell Band, Tuesday; Black Cat Blues Band, Thursday. 6666 Arlington Blvd., Falls Church. 703-241-9504.

JAMMIN' JAVA Shane Hines & the Trance, Everyone but Peter and Better Days Trio, Friday; Spiraling and Bellflur, Saturday early show; Bo Jankans, K-Beta, Sketch and Sloppy Joe, Saturday late show; "Jammin' for a Cure" with Robbie Schaefer, Julie Murphy Wells, Euphonism and the Dog Wagger, Sunday; Patti Rothberg and La Dolce Vita, Monday; Tyrone Wells, Micah Dalton and Aaron Roche, Tuesday; Tom Russell, Wednesday; Snarky Puppy and Rudder, Thursday. 232 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. 703-255-1566.

JAXX Dizzy Reed's Hookers & Blow and Jizzy Pearl's Love/Hate, Friday; Split, the Underwater, Cloverleaf and Cause to Believe, Saturday; Gunther & the Sunshine Girls, Sunday; Run Run Run, Wednesday. 6355 Rolling Rd., Springfield. 703-569-5940.

JW & FRIENDS The Wicker-Lee Project, Friday; the Tom Saputo Band, Saturday. 6531 Backlick Rd., Springfield. 703-451-4556.

KATE'S Dave Berry, Friday-Saturday; Jack Hidle, Thursday. 6131 Backlick Rd., Springfield. 703-866-0860.

KILROY'S Marshall Artz, Saturday; Drew Stevyns, Tuesday. 5250 Port Royal Rd., Springfield. 703-321-7733.

KIRKPATRICK'S Welbilt, Saturday. 44050 Ashburn Shopping Plaza, Ashburn. 703-724-9801.

KIRKPATRICK'S Paul Lewis, Friday. 5351 Merchants View Sq., Haymarket. 571-248-6635.

MEDITERRANEAN BREEZE Laurence McKenna, Friday. 781 Station St., Herndon. 703-435-4495.

NED DEVINE'S/STERLING Nolan Church, Friday; Dave Elliot, Saturday. 21800 Town Center Plaza, Sterling. 703-444-7873.

NED DEVINE'S/CENTREVILLE Seven From Sunday, Saturday. 620 Multiplex Dr., Centreville. 703-266-2194.

NED DEVINE'S/HERNDON Union, Friday. 2565 Centreville Rd, Herndon. 703-793-7377.

NICK'S Peterbuilt, Friday-Saturday; Chillbilly, Tuesday; Tight Posse, Thursday. 642 S. Pickett St., Alexandria. 703-751-8900.

O'FAOLAIN'S IRISH PUB Willem Dicke, Friday. 20921 Davenport Dr., Sterling. 703-444-9796.

O'MALLEY'S Mercy Creek, Thursday. Dulles Holiday Inn, 45425 Holiday Dr., Sterling. 703-471-7411.

O'SULLIVANS Willem Dicke, Saturday. 3209 Washington Blvd., Arlington. 703-812-0939.

OLD BROGUE Sanford & Lena, Friday-Saturday; Barry Nelson, Wednesday-Thursday. 760 Walker Rd., Great Falls. 703-759-3309.

OLD DOMINION BREWING CO. Phil Kominski, Friday; Danny Schneible, Saturday. 44633 Guilford Dr., Ashburn. 703-724-9100.

PARADISO Cover Up, Friday. 6124 Franconia Rd., Alexandria. 703-922-6222.

PAT TROY'S RESTAURANT AND PUB Pat Garvey, Friday-Saturday; Lee Davenport, Sunday; Brook Yoder, Tuesday-Thursday. 111 N. Pitt St., Alexandria. 703-549-4535.

RAGTIME Laura Thomas Band, Friday; Future, Saturday; Shamus Lite, Tuesday; Dennis Licari, Wednesday; Herb & Hanson, Thursday. 1345 N. Courthouse Rd., Arlington. 703-243-4003.

SANGAM Stuart Hill, Wednesday. 1211 N. Glebe Rd., Arlington. 703-524-2728.

SHOOTER MCGEE'S Larry Thomas Duo, Friday; Barry Charlton, Tuesday; Drew Stevyns, Wednesday; Kevin James, Thursday. 5239 Duke St., Alexandria. 703-751-9266.

SOUTHSIDE 815 Judge Smith, Tuesday. 815 S. Washington St., Alexandria. 703-836-6222.

SPANKYS SHENANIGANS Electric Company, Friday; Stop Thief, Saturday; Altered Mike, Tuesday. 538 E. Market St., Leesburg. 703-777-2454.

ST. ELMO'S COFFEE PUB Michelle Swan, Saturday. 2300 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria. 703-739-9268.

STATE THEATRE Jefferson Starship, Friday; Octavia, Saturday; Dave Mason, Sunday; Shelby Lynne and David McMillin, Monday; Culture and SEE-I, Thursday; 220 N. Washington St., Falls Church. 703-237-0300.

STONEWALL'S Driving Blind, Friday. 44050 Woodbridge Pkwy., Leesburg. 703-729-4081.

SULLY'S Kicking Norma, Friday; 7th Son, Saturday. 14513 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy., Chantilly. 703-818-9292.

SUNSET GRILLE Johnny Artis Band, Friday; Strange Creek, Saturday; Killer B's, Wednesday; Johnny Castle's Thrillbillys, Thursday. 7250 Columbia Pike, Annandale. 703-658-0928.

TIFFANY TAVERN Amanda Murphy & the Lost Indians, Friday; Cedar Run, Saturday. 1116 King St., Alexandria. 703-836-8844.

VILLAGE WHARF Four on the Floor, Friday; New World Band, Saturday. 7966 Fort Hunt Rd., Alexandria. 703-765-0661.

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