BAMBULE Ricardo Marlow and Miguel Bard, Friday-Saturday; Trio Caliente, Thursday. 5225 Wisconsin Ave. NW. 202-966-0300.
BLACK CAT Destroyer and Andre Ethier, Friday; Jay Reatard, Cheap Time and the Shirks, Saturday; Urge Overkill and Suffrajett, Sunday; Ingrid, Farewell Republic and Babykiller Estelle, Monday; Tokyo Police Club, Smoosh and Meligrove Band, Tuesday; the Moaners, Argos and Sketchbook, Wednesday; Van Hunt, 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.
DC9 John Wayne Hero and the Rosewood Thieves, Monday; the Redwalls and Baby Teeth, Thursday. 1940 Ninth St. NW. 202-483-5000.
GROG & TANKARD Rockhard, Sunday; open mike, Wednesday. 2408 Wisconsin Ave. NW. 202-333-3114.
IRELAND'S FOUR FIELDS The Sean Fleming Band, Friday-Saturday. 3412 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-244-0860.
9:30 CLUB Son Volt and Bobby Bare Jr., Friday; the B-52s and Eagle Seagull, Saturday; Dimmu Borgir, Behemoth and Keep of Kalessin, Sunday; Sara Bareilles, Rachel Yamagata and David Ford, Monday; Atmosphere, Abstract Rude and DJ Rare Groove, Tuesday; Anti-Flag, Street Dogs, the Briggs and Fake Problems, Wednesday; RJD2 and Happy Chichester, Thursday. 815 V St. NW. 202-393-0930.
BLAIR MANSION INN Julia Nixon, Thursday. 7711 Eastern Ave., Silver Spring. 301-588-1688.