AVENUE Allure Fridays, Friday; College Night, Thursday. 649 New York Ave. NW. 202-347-8100.
BAMBULE Ricardo Marlow and Miguel Bard, Friday-Saturday; Trio Caliente, Thursday. 5225 Wisconsin Ave. NW. 202-966-0300.
BLACK CAT Sunset Rubdown and Parenthetical Girls, Friday; Homo/Sonic, Friday; Chopteeth with Cheick Hamala Diabate, Head-Roc, Farafina Kan and DJ Nitecrawler Mainstage 9:00, Saturday; Right Round, Saturday; Birdlips, Person Parcel and E. Joseph & the Phantom Heart, Sunday; the Caribbean and the Jet Age, Monday; the Points, Black Time and Static Static, Tuesday; City Veins, Wakey Wakey and Tiger & the Snow, Wednesday; Oxford Collapse and Takka Takka, Thursday. 1811 14th St. NW. 202-667-7960.
BOHEMIAN CAVERNS Leonard Brown & Joyful Noise, Friday-Saturday; Thad Wilson Orchestra, Monday; J. Hayden and V. Rich, Wednesday. 2003 11th St. NW. 202-299-0800.
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.
CAFE SAINT-EX DJ Moose, Friday; the Birdman, Saturday. 1847 14th St. NW. 202-265-7839.
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 Liberation Dance Party, Friday; BM Linx, Starbolt 9 and North of Canada, Saturday. 1940 Ninth St. NW. 202-483-5000.