Friday, June 27, 2008



The District

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

BLACK CAT Burning Brides, Year Long Disaster and Death by Sexy, Friday; Mission of Burma, Saturday; Exotic Fever Fest with Ultra Dolphins, Now Sleepyhead, Kathy Cashel, Eric Gamlem, Sunday; Oxford Collapse, Frightened Rabbit and Takka Takka, Monday; Sawhorse, Ecstatic Sunshine, Tuesday; 16 Volt, Bella Morte and Hollowboy, Wednesday; Lorelei, Mahogany, Thursday. 1811 14th St. NW. 202-667-7960.

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.

DC9 Delta Spirit, AA Bondy, Sunday; Rupa and the April Fishes, Monday; Eli "Paperboy" Reed & the True Loves, Tuesday; Smoking Popes, Wednesday. 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 Whiskey Wagon, Friday-Saturday. 3412 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-244-0860.

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

LOVE Rich Boy, Friday. 1350 Okie St. NE. 202-636-9030 or 202-397-7328.

9:30 CLUB Emmet Swimming with Ebo and Hypersonic Secret, Saturday; Cute Is What We Aim For with Ace Enders, Danger Radio and Powerspace, Tuesday. 815 V St. NW. 202-393-0930.

THE RED AND THE BLACK The Jones, Must Love Trash and No Compromise, Friday; the Wax Standard, the Differents and Closer Lee & the Heavy Sees, Saturday; Belaire, YOU TUBE, Sunday; Sweet Interference, Knives Out and Flowers On the Razor Wire, Monday; Birds & Batteries, Your Black Star and Don't Be Glib, Tuesday; Johnny Action Figure, Hammer No More the Fingers and Seamonster, Tuesday; Power Pill Fist, the Red Falcons Project, Thursday. 1212 H St. NE. 202-399-3201.

ROCK AND ROLL HOTEL No Second Troy, Friday; King Kahn & the Shrines, Sunday; the Black Angels and the Warlocks, Wednesday. 1353 H St. NE. 202-388-7625.

TWINS JAZZ Stan Killian Quartet, Wednesday. 1344 U St. NW. 202-234-0072.

VELVET LOUNGE Ulrich Schnauss, Auburn Lull, Luxa and Screen Vinyl Image, Friday; Silver Apples, Loto Ball Show, the Moderate and Plums, Saturday; the Brothels, the Known Unknowns and Armed Elephant, Tuesday; Little Howlin' Wolf, Mostly Other People Do the Killing, Puttin' On the Ritz and Thee Ultimate VAG, Wednesday; the Points, Lover and Two Tears, Thursday. 915 U St. NW. 202-462-3213.


ANDY'S Paleface, Friday; the Justin Trawick Band, Saturday. 337 1/2 High St., Chestertown. 410-778-6779.

ARTMOSPHERE CAFE The Mighty Heard, Wednesday. 3311 Rhode Island Ave., Mount Rainier. 301-927-2233.

AUSTIN GRILL/BALTIMORE Patterson Barrett, Saturday. 2400 Boston St., Baltimore. 410-534-0606.

AUSTIN GRILL/SILVER SPRING Patterson Barrett, Thursday. 919 Ellsworth Dr., Silver Spring. 240-247-8969.

BUSHWALLER'S John Burgess Band, Friday; Laid Back, Saturday; Ronan Kavanagh, Sunday. 209 N. Market St., Frederick. 301-695-6988.

CAT'S EYE PUB The Deb Callahan Band, Friday; the Jimmi Sexton Trio, Saturday early show; Carl Filipiak and the Jimi Jazz Trio, Saturday late show; Steve Kraemer & the Bluesicians, Sunday early show; Timmy Fields and Paddy's Mongrels, Sunday late show. 1730 Thames St., Baltimore. 410-276-9866.

CHAMPIONS/FREDERICK Jimmies Chicken Shack, Friday; Bigger Better Faster More, Saturday. 5205 Buckeystown Pike, Frederick. 301-846-0089.

CROSSROADS Alison Hinds, Traffik and Shurwayne Winchester, Saturday; Stone Love: Blue Print Movement with Jason Steele & Majestic, DJ Suppa Scotty, Thursday. 4103 Baltimore Ave., Bladensburg. 301-927-1056.

FLANAGAN'S Fatskeys, Friday; 40 Thieves, Saturday; Mary Ann Redmond, Sunday. 4844 Cordell Ave., Bethesda. 301-951-0115.

FRIENDSHIP HEIGHTS VILLAGE CENTER Joy and Julian, Wednesday. 4433 S. Park Ave., Chevy Chase. 301-656-2797.

GREENE TURTLE Lloyd Dobler Effect, Friday. 19961 Century Blvd, Germantown.

MOON CAFE Open mike, Thursday. 137 Prince George St., Annapolis. 410-280-1956.

OLD BOWIE TOWN GRILL Joey Parsons, Friday early show; the Lucky Few, Friday late show; the Paulverizers, Saturday; blues jam with the Paulverizers, Sunday. 8604 Chestnut Ave., Bowie. 301-464-8800.

OUTTA THE WAY CAFE Acoustic open mike, Wednesday. 7503 Redland Rd., Rockville. 301-963-6895.

QUARRY HOUSE TAVERN J.P. McDermott & Western Bop, Saturday. 8401 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring. 301-587-9406.

RAMS HEAD LIVE The Hold Steady and Birds of Avalon, Friday; the Rez, Big Hurt, Flying Eyes, Lucid and Interstate North, Saturday; Peter Murphy (of Bauhaus), Monday; Midnight Runner, Ariosa, Dreaming of Eden, Goodbye Skyline and YMI, Thursday. 20 Market Pl., Baltimore. 410-244-8854.

RAMS HEAD TAVERN Alice Peacock and Josh Joplin, Friday; Jay & the Americans, Saturday; Brooke Fraser, William Fitzsimmons, Sunday; the Neville Brothers, Monday; Rickie Lee Jones, Tuesday; Doc Hochman's Patriotic Dixieband, Thursday. 33 West St., Annapolis. 410-268-4545.

RI-RA/BETHESDA The Oren Polak Duo, Friday; the Billy Walton Band, Saturday. 4931 Elm St., Bethesda. 301-657-1122.

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

SALA THAI/BETHESDA The Brian Gross Trio, Saturday. 4828 Cordell Ave., Bethesda. 301-654-4676.

SONAR Ladytron and Datarock, Friday; Insubordination Fest 2008 (Day Two): the Queers, Sweet Baby, Sludgeworth, Sloppy Seconds and Weston, Saturday. 407 E. Saratoga St., Baltimore. 410-327-8333.


AUSTIN GRILL/OLD TOWN Patterson Barrett, Friday. 801 King St., Alexandria. 703-684-8969.

BIRCHMERE Jorma Kaukonen, Robin & Linda Williams and Guy Davis, Saturday; the Neville Brothers, Tuesday; Randy Bachman, Wednesday; Julia Nixon & Company, 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 Merchants of Cool, Friday; New Day Rising, Saturday; Drew Stevyns, Monday. 12449 Dillingham Sq., Woodbridge. 703-730-0728.

CAFE ASIA-ARLINGTON The Mary Ann Redmond Duo, Monday. 1550 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703-741-0870.

CALABASH Redline, Friday; Route 66, Saturday. 7305 Richmond Hwy., Alexandria. 703-765-0222.

DOGWOOD TAVERN Claire Gilbride, Friday; Drew Stevyns, Saturday. 132 W. Broad St., Falls Church. 703-237-8333.

DOUGHERTY'S O'Dell's Knife, Friday; the Roosters, Saturday. 2055 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Stafford. 540-657-8985.

FAT TUESDAY'S/FAIRFAX Open mike night, Sunday. 10673 Braddock Rd., Fairfax. 703-385-5717.

GALAXY HUT Pet Parade, Gleek, Sunday; Person Parcel, Brandon Butler, Monday. 2711 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703-525-8646.

THE INLAND BEACH BAR Drivin' Blind, Friday; the Wild Card Band, Saturday. 7250 Columbia Pike, Annandale. 703-658-0928.

IOTA Tristan Prettyman, Friday; Red Molly, Saturday; Clare and the Reasons, Sunday; Kristen Price, Stella Schindler, Monday; Eef Barzelay, Ferraby Lionheart, Wednesday. 2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703-522-8340.

J.V.'S Jumpin' Jupiter, Friday; Catfish Hodge Band, Saturday; Cold Steel Benders, Sunday early show; Gina DeSimone and the Moaners, Sunday; the Oz Revue, Sunday late show; Dave Chappell, Monday. 6666 Arlington Blvd., Falls Church. 703-241-9504.

JAMMIN' JAVA Pierce Pettis, Friday; "O Brother Brunch" featuring Dead Men's Hollow, Saturday; Rock 'n' Roll Songwriters Circle featuring Luke Brindley, Anthony Fiacco, Shane Hines and Todd Wright, Sunday; Paul Thorn, Monday; Alley Trip, No Compromise, So Called Heist and Just Like Always, Tuesday; Crash Boom Bang, Pictures in Pieces, the Years Gone By, Cerca Trova and Army of Freshman, Wednesday; Poor Man's Lobster, Fairgrounds, Thursday. 232 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. 703-255-1566.

JAXX Kittie, Dope, Anew Revolution, Panic Cell, Tapered Mind, Infliction, Authors of Ruin, Wednesday; Kittie, Dope, Anew Revolution, Panic Cell, (Poor Sweet) Abigail, Tolerance for Tragedy and Prodigal Son Trio, Thursday. 6355 Rolling Rd., Springfield. 703-569-5940.

KILROY'S Marshall Arttz, Saturday. 5250 Port Royal Rd., Springfield. 703-321-7733.

NICK'S Richie Fields & Big Time Country, Friday-Saturday; Chillbilly, Tuesday; Tight Posse, Thursday. 642 S. Pickett St., Alexandria. 703-751-8900.

OLD BROGUE Flying Cows of Ventry, Friday-Saturday; James Andrews, Wednesday; open mike, Thursday. 760 Walker Rd., Great Falls. 703-759-3309.

PAT TROY'S Pat Garvey, Friday-Saturday; Lee Davenport, Sunday; Lee Davenport, Sunday. 111 N. Pitt St., Alexandria. 703-549-4535.

RAGTIME Mojai, Friday; Doug Pritchett & Friends, Saturday; open mike, Sunday. 1345 N. Courthouse Rd., Arlington. 703-243-4003.

RESTON-HERNDON FOLK CLUB Open mike, Tuesday. 648 Elden St., Herndon. 703-435-2404.

RI-RA/ARLINGTON The Billy Walton Band, Friday; Dr. Fu, Saturday. 2915 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703-248-9888.

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

SHOOTER MCGEE'S Ronan Kavanaugh, Friday. 5239 Duke St., Alexandria. 703-751-9266.

SPANKYS SHENANIGANS Live Action Hero, Friday; Automatic, Saturday. 538 E. Market St., Leesburg. 703-777-2454.

STATE THEATRE Sematic, NUMA, Everyone But Pete and Blind Rhetoric, Friday; Groundation, Thursday. 220 N. Washington St., Falls Church. 703-237-0300.

STONEWALL'S Simple Man, Friday. 44050 Woodbridge Pkwy., Leesburg. 703-729-4081.

SULLY'S Stop Thief, Friday; Midnight Spaghetti & the Chocolate G-Strings, Saturday. 14513 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy., Chantilly. 703-818-9292.

TIFFANY TAVERN The Lisa Kay Band, Friday; Amanda Murphy & the Lost Indians, Saturday; open mike, Monday-Thursday. 1116 King St., Alexandria. 703-836-8844.

TIM'S RIVERSHORE Lenny Burridge, Saturday; Oren Polak Duo, Sunday. 1510 Cherry Hill Rd., Dumfries. 703-441-1375.

VILLAGE WHARF The Sparkplugs, Friday; Cover Up, Saturday. 7966 Fort Hunt Rd., Alexandria. 703-765-0661.

VINTAGE 50 Joe Daniels, Wednesday; Miguel Aubertin, Thursday. 50 Catoctin Cir. NE, No. 100, Leesburg. 703-777-2169.

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