BAMBULE Ricardo Marlow and Miguel Bard, Friday-Saturday; Trio Caliente, Thursday. 5225 Wisconsin Ave. NW. 202-966-0300.
BLACK CAT Shearwater and Cryptacize, Sunday; Sloan and the Golden Dogs, Tuesday on the Mainstage; Damon & Naomi, Helena Espvall and Masaki Batoh, Tuesday on the Backstage; F Yeah Tour '08 with Dan Deacon, Matt & Kim, the Death Set, Monotonix, Team Robespierre and Mannequin Men, plus comedy by Reggie Watts, Jonah Ray and Art by Sprace 1026, Wednesday. 1811 14th St. NW. 202-667-7960.
BUSBOYS AND POETS Washington Musica Viva, Wednesday. 2021 14th St. NW. 202-387-7638.
CAFE CITRON Miguelito & friends, Monday; Alfredo Mohuca & friends, Tuesday. 1343 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-530-8844.
CAFE MOZART Temur Tsaguria, Friday and Thursday. 1331 H St. NW. 202-347-5732.
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; open mike, Wednesday. 2408 Wisconsin Ave. NW. 202-333-3114.
IRELAND'S FOUR FIELDS Ronan Kavanagh, Thursday. 3412 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-244-0860.
IRISH TIMES Pete Papageorge, Friday-Saturday and Thursday. 14 F St. NW. 202-543-5433.