Friday, July 4, 2008



The District

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

BLACK CAT Dengue Fever, Chicha Libre, Sunday; Fleet Foxes, the Dutchess and the Duke, Monday; Boris, Torche and Clouds, Tuesday. 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 Black and White Jacksons, Fever and Wild Fictions, Saturday; the Impossible Shapes, Tuesday; Spit Hot Fire CD release party, Can't Hang and the Chariots, Wednesday; Sam Simkoff, Martin Royle and Sad Crocodile, Thursday. 1940 Ninth St. NW. 202-483-5000.

GROG & TANKARD Rockhard, Sunday; open mike, Wednesday. 2408 Wisconsin Ave. NW. 202-333-3114.

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

JAMES HOBAN'S IRISH RESTAURANT & BAR Willem Dicke, Thursday. 1 Dupont Circle NW. 202-223-8440.

KRAMERBOOKS Jon Kaplan, Friday; Hurricane Howie, Wednesday. 1517 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-387-1400.

9:30 CLUB Kidz Bop Live!, Saturday; Seun Kuti and Egypt 80, Monday; RZA as Bobby Digital featuring Stone Mecca, Tuesday; "Rockin' the Colonies Tour," featuring the English Beat, the Fixx and the Alarm, Thursday. 815 V St. NW. 202-393-0930.

THE RED AND THE BLACK Invisible Husbands, the Art Department and Pwrfl Power, Sunday; Pessimist Parade, Guns on the Run and Brain Damaged, Tuesday; Eureka Birds, Perkasie, Wednesday; Silver Lights, Thursday. 1212 H St. NE. 202-399-3201.

VELVET LOUNGE Triangle Forest and the Makeup Breakup, Monday; the Dinner Party, Tuesday; Shame Girl, Calamity Magnet and the Cinnamon Band, Wednesday; Roadside Graves, Brandon Butler and Billy Woodward & the Senders, Thursday. 915 U St. NW. 202-462-3213.


ANDY'S Bombadil, 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.

CAT'S EYE PUB Roy Carrler and the Night Rockers, Friday; Rob Hughes and the Heaters, Saturday early show; the Muleman Band, Saturday late show; Steve Kramer and the Bluesicians, Sunday early show; Patty Reese and Dave Chappell, Sunday late show; Drunken Uncles, Tuesday; Muleman, Wednesday; the Skyla Burrell Blues Band, Thursday. 1730 Thames St., Baltimore. 410-276-9866.

CHAMPIONS/FREDERICK Cheap Date, Friday; the Jenny Boyle Band, Saturday. 5205 Buckeystown Pike, Frederick. 301-846-0089.

COUNTRY STORE Blues Jam open mike, Thursday. 41566 Medley's Neck Rd., Leonardtown. 301-475-6820.

CROSSROADS Serani with Gangsta Marv, Sunday. 4103 Baltimore Ave., Bladensburg. 301-927-1056.

FLANAGAN'S Conor Malone, Friday-Saturday; Mary Ann Redmond, Sunday; the W.P.G. Trio, Tuesday; Ted Garber, Wednesday; Kevin James, Thursday. 4844 Cordell Ave., Bethesda. 301-951-0115.

FRISCO GRILL The Sherwood Blues Band, Thursday. 8865 Stanford Blvd., Columbia. 410-312-4907.

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

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

RAMS HEAD LIVE Bond & Bentley, Laredo, Minor Flaw, Maddog Ants and Miseuphoria, Saturday. 20 Market Pl., Baltimore. 410-244-8854.

RAMS HEAD TAVERN John Hiatt and the Ageless Beauties, Saturday; Leela James, Sunday; Janiva Magness, Monday. 33 West St., Annapolis. 410-268-4545.

SURF CLUB LIVE Pasadena and Lionize, Saturday; open mike, Sunday. 4711 Kenilworth Ave., Hyattsville. 301-927-6310.

TIMPANO ITALIAN CHOPHOUSE Street Life, Saturday. 12021 Rockville Pike, Rockville. 301-881-6939.


BIRCHMERE Marty Stuart, Saturday; John Hiatt and the Ageless Beauties, Sunday-Tuesday; Mickey Hart Band featuring Steve Kimock and George Porter Jr., Wednesday; Herman's Hermits featuring Peter Noone, 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 Zipper, 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 Dibs on Shotgun, Saturday. 7305 Richmond Hwy., Alexandria. 703-765-0222.

DOGWOOD TAVERN Nick Gold, Saturday; Billy Triplett, Thursday. 132 W. Broad St., Falls Church. 703-237-8333.

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

GALAXY HUT Sissy Wish, the Coast, Monday. 2711 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703-525-8646.

IOTA The Sketches, Tony Bernardo, Friday; Gist, Saturday; Joshua James, Will Dailey, Amber Rubarth, Lex Land, Sunday; Deleted Scenes, Gary B & the Notions and Solar Powered Sun Destroyer, Thursday. 2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703-522-8340.

J.V.'S The Bob and Jerry Show, Friday; the Lisa Lim Band, Saturday early show; the Bad Influence Band, Saturday late show; Drew Holland and Melinda Root open mike, Sunday; Mike Wilkerson and Bob Hume, Monday; Dave Chappell, Tuesday; open mike, Wednesday; Blu Lou and Friends, Thursday. 6666 Arlington Blvd., Falls Church. 703-241-9504.

JAMMIN' JAVA Oblivion Sun (featuring members of Happy The Man and Iluvatar), Saturday; Reggae Night with the Iternals and Andros, Saturday; Girl Authority, Sunday; Joy Lippard, Tuesday; PJtheVIKING birthday bash, featuring the Drugstore Cowboys and premiere screening of "Beach Kill," Wednesday; Jason Reeves, Brendan James, Thursday. 232 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. 703-255-1566.

JAXX The D.I.Y. Tour:(hed) p.e. with OPM, The Dirtball and Potluck, Wednesday; the Bangkok Five, the Last Vegas and Violet Wild, Thursday. 6355 Rolling Rd., Springfield. 703-569-5940.

KILROY'S Freddie Long, Saturday; Stanley Whitaker, Tuesday. 5250 Port Royal Rd., Springfield. 703-321-7733.

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

O'FAOLAIN'S IRISH PUB Miguel Aubertin, Saturday; Brian Weber, Thursday. 20921 Davenport Dr., Sterling. 703-444-9796.

OLD BROGUE Brian, Neil & Mary, Saturday; Liam McDonald, Wednesday. 760 Walker Rd., Great Falls. 703-759-3309.

PAT TROY'S Lee Davenport, Sunday. 111 N. Pitt St., Alexandria. 703-549-4535.

RAGTIME The Mr. Awesome Band, Friday; Poor Man's Lobster, Saturday; open mike night, Sunday; open mike night, Sunday; T.J. Johnson, Tuesday; Shamus Lite, Wednesday; Anthony Fiacco and Buddy Speir, Thursday. 1345 N. Courthouse Rd., Arlington. 703-243-4003.

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

RHODESIDE GRILL Matt Weilmuenster, Thursday. 1836 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703-243-0145.

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

SHOOTER MCGEE'S Don Chapman, Friday; Barry Charlton, Tuesday; Drew Stevyns, Wednesday; Oren Polak, Thursday. 5239 Duke St., Alexandria. 703-751-9266.

SOUTHSIDE 815 The Patty Reese Duo, Tuesday. 815 S. Washington St., Alexandria. 703-836-6222.

STATE THEATRE Howard Jones, Sunday; ODB's Brooklyn Zu, Topher Mohr and Nysis, Tuesday; Corey Smith, Wednesday; Joan Armatrading, Thursday. 220 N. Washington St., Falls Church. 703-237-0300.

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

SUNSET GRILLE The Sparkplugs, Friday; Linwood Taylor, Saturday; Bloody Meri, Wednesday; Johnny Castle's Thrillbillys, Thursday. 7250 Columbia Pike, Annandale. 703-658-0928.

THIRSTY BERNIE SPORTS BAR & GRILL Jumpin' Jupiter, Friday. 2163 N. Glebe Rd.,

Arlington. 703-248-9300.

TIFFANY TAVERN Cedar Run, Saturday; open mike, Monday-Thursday. 1116 King St., Alexandria. 703-836-8844.

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

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