Friday, October 24, 2008



The District

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 World/inferno Friendship Society, The Max Levine Ensemble, Friday; Close To the Edge: Vintage Hip-hop & Dance Tracks with Dj Dredd, Friday; Mirah, No Kids, Saturday; Bliss Dance Party with Dj Will Eastman, Saturday; Little Brother, One Block Radius, Sunday; Crystal Antlers, Monday; Jay Reatard, Cola Freaks and Turbo Fruits, Tuesday; Bouncing Souls, Strike Anywhere, the Casting Out and Gimme Drugs, Wednesday; Polysics, Jaguar Love and Black Gold, Thursday. 1811 14th St. NW. 202-667-7960.

BLUES ALLEY Rachelle Ferrell, Friday-Sunday; Sanjay Mishra featuring Scott Ambush, Monday; Lena Pilzer-Jen Krupa Quintet, Tuesday; the Rippingtons with Russ Freeman, Thursday. 1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW (rear). 202-337-4141.

BOHEMIAN CAVERNS Thad Wilson Orchestra, Monday. 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.

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; Mother Mother, Ki: Theory and The.Blackout.District, Saturday; the Royalties and Professor Pez, Sunday; Sbach and Grammar, Monday; Neva Dinova And Mccarthy Trenching, Wednesday. 1940 Ninth St. NW. 202-483-5000.

FUR Global Saturdays, Saturday. 33 Patterson St. NE. 202-842-3401.

RIOT ACT Antonio Parker Quartet, Friday; Jimmy (Junebug) Jackson Quartet, Saturday. 1610 14th St. NW. 202-625-6229.

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

MARKET INN The Lennie Thomas, Lewis Powers Duo, Saturday-Sunday. 200 E St. SW. 202-554-2100.

9:30 CLUB Deerhoof, Experimental Dental School and Flying, Sunday; Billy Bragg, the Watson Twins, Monday; Rachael Yamagata, Meiko, Jenny Owen Youngs, Thao Nguyen and Samantha Crain, Tuesday; Slightly Stoopid, Outlaw Nation, Wednesday-Thursday. 815 V St. NW. 202-393-0930.

THE RED AND THE BLACK The Escape, Tripp and Mumpsy, Friday; Theorycast, Low Red Land And John Powers, Saturday; Happy Hollows and Birdlips, Tuesday; And Me, Wednesday; 6 Day Bender, Thursday. 1212 H St. NE. 202-399-3201.

ROCK & ROLL HOTEL Born Ruffians and Plants & Animals, Friday; The Legendary Pink Dots, Thursday. 1353 H St. NE. 202-388-7625.


ANDY'S The Bobby Kyle Band, Friday. 337 1/2 High St., Chestertown. 410-778-6779.

CAT'S EYE PUB Rob Hughes and the Heaters, Tuesday; Timmy Shelley, Wednesday; Muleman, Thursday. 1730 Thames St., Baltimore. 410-276-9866.

CHAMPIONS/FREDERICK Generation Next, Friday; Tripwire, Saturday. 5205 Buckeystown Pike, Frederick. 301-846-0089.

CLYDE'S/CHEVY CHASE Furious George, Friday; Comfort Zone, Saturday. 5441 Wisconsin Ave., Chevy Chase. 301-951-9600.

THE COUNTRY STORE Blues jam open mike, Thursday. 41566 Medleys Neck Road, Leonardtown. .

CROSSROADS Escape Happy Hour and Dance Party, Friday; Energy Dance Party with DJ Chick, DJ Book, DJ Supa Scotty and Mr Majestic, Saturday; Dancehall Sundays with DJ Jason Steele, DJ Supa Scotty and DJ Chick, Sunday; Early Mondays with DJ Ghost, Monday; Jamaica Me Crazy Happy hour with live reggae, Thursday. 4103 Baltimore Ave., Bladensburg. 301-927-1056.

FLANAGAN'S Sherwood Blues, Friday; Cathy Ponton King, Saturday; Cathy Ponton King, Saturday; Mary Ann Redmond, Sunday; WPG Trio, Tuesday; the Perry Conticchio Quartet, Wednesday; Kevin James, Thursday. 4844 Cordell Ave., Bethesda. 301-951-0115.

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

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

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

RAMS HEAD LIVE NOFX, Dillinger Four, Teenage Bottlerocket, The Flatliners and Paperback Tragedy, Friday; Great Big Sea, Saturday; Opeth, High on Fire and Baroness, Sunday; Billy Bragg and the Watson Twins, Tuesday; Tesla and Pop Evil, Thursday. 20 Market Pl., Baltimore. 410-244-8854.

RAMS HEAD TAVERN The Infamous Stringdusters and Fitzmaurice Band, Friday; Blues Traveler, Saturday; Chuck Mangione, Sunday; Zombie Prom, Hosted By The Dead Cassettes, Sunday; David Ford and Passenger, Monday; Janel & Anthony and the Plums, Monday; Yael Naim, David Donatien And Richard Julian, Tuesday; Toby Lightman and Laura Brino, Wednesday. 33 West St., Annapolis. 410-268-4545.

SALA THAI/BETHESDA BG & the Mojo Hands, Saturday. 4828 Cordell Ave., Bethesda. 301-654-4676.

SONAR Wednesday 13, Monday. 407 E. Saratoga St., Baltimore. 410-327-8333.

SURF CLUB LIVE Ruthie and the Wranglers and Billy Coulter Band, Saturday; Dr. S.O. Feelgood Band and Cabaret, Sunday. 4711 Kenilworth Ave., Hyattsville. 301-927-6310.


BANGKOK BLUES Idle Americans, Friday; Hot Rods and Old Gas, Friday; Clarence "Bluesman" Turner, Friday; Alex Rhoads, Saturday; Joy Bodycomb, Saturday; blues jam open mike with the Idle Americans, Sunday; blues jam with Acme Blues Co., Sunday. 926 W. Broad St., Falls Church. 703-534-0095.

BIRCHMERE John Starling Band and the Claire Lynch Band, Friday; the Del McCoury Band, Saturday; Vesta Williams, Sunday; Dweezil Zappa, Monday; the Kinsey Sicks, Tuesday; the Floacist, Wednesday; Jackie Mason, 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.

BUNGALOW BILLIARDS/CHANTILLY Steve McWilliams, Tuesday. 13891 Metrotech Dr., Chantilly. 703-502-3925.

BUNGALOW BILLIARDS/FRANCONIA Ted Garber, Tuesday. 7003-C Manchester Blvd., Alexandria. 703-924-8730.

BUNGALOW BILLIARDS/SHIRLINGTON The Oren Polak Duo, Tuesday. 2766 S. Arlington Mill Dr., Arlington. 703-578-0020.

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

THE DOCK Stop Thief, Saturday. 19286 Promenade Drive, Leesburg. 533-333-4747.

FAT TUESDAY'S/FAIRFAX Dead End Dropouts, Friday; PushStart and Banzai Underground, Saturday; Open Mic Night, Sunday. 10673 Braddock Rd., Fairfax. 703-385-5717.

FIRESIDE GRILL Wallace and Vega, Thursday. 9000 Lorton Station Blvd., Lorton. 703-372-1923.

IOTA Ane Brun, Theresa Andersson and Tobias Froberg, Friday; Practically Einstein, Shwa and the Successful Failures, Saturday; More Humans and Gleek, Sunday; Andy Zipf, Modern Skirts and the Brakes, Monday; Kid Goat, the Starlingtons and Amy Sullivan & the Whiskey Darlings, Tuesday; open mike, Wednesday; Bio Ritmo, Thursday. 2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703-522-8340.

J.V.'S Wicked Jezabel, Friday; Larry Rice and daughters, Saturday early show; Jubal Kane, Saturday late show; Johnny Cash Show Tribute, Sunday early show; Chris and Chick Hall Show and Band, Sunday late show; Double Trouble with Terry Lee, Monday; the Idle Americans, Tuesday; open mike, Wednesday; Honky Tonk Confidential Patsy Cline tribute, Thursday. 6666 Arlington Blvd., Falls Church. 703-241-9504.

JAMMIN' JAVA Ellis Paul and Chris O'Brien, Friday; Steve Moakler, Monday; Willy Porter, Tuesday; Bryan Greenberg and Braddigan, Thursday. 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. 703-255-1566.

KILROY'S The Tommy Gann Duo, Saturday. 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 Gantzer and Groover, Friday; Marshall Artz, Saturday. 20921 Davenport Dr., Sterling. 703-444-9796.

O'MALLEY'S Small Town, Thursday. 45425 Holiday Dr., Sterling. 703-471-7411.

OLD BROGUE The Patty Reese Duo, Friday-Saturday; David Andrew Smith, Wednesday; Ted Garber, Thursday. 760 Walker Rd., Great Falls. 703-759-3309.

PAT TROY'S Rocky Guttman, Friday-Saturday; Lee Davenport, Sunday; John Longbottom, Tuesday-Thursday. 111 N. Pitt St., Alexandria. 703-549-4535.

RAGTIME2020 Vizion, Friday; Buster Brown and the Get Down, Saturday; open mike night, Sunday; Claire Gilbride, Tuesday; Matt Weilmuenster, Wednesday; Ferocious Newborn, Thursday. 1345 N. Courthouse Rd., Arlington. 703-243-4003.

RAMPARTS Mike Bowers, Tuesday; Jon Fritz, Thursday. 1700 Fern St., Alexandria. 703-998-6616.

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

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

SHOOTER MCGEE'S Mike Leverone, Friday; Lenny Burridge, Tuesday; Sanford Markley, Wednesday; Oren Polak, Thursday. 5239 Duke St., Alexandria. 703-751-9266.

SOUTHSIDE 815 Hall Vought, Tuesday. 815 S. Washington St., Alexandria. 703-836-6222.

SPANKYS SHENANIGANS100th Monkey, Friday; Knockout Mouse, Saturday; Altered Mike, Tuesday. 538 E. Market St., Leesburg. 703-777-2454.

STATE THEATRE The Legwarmers, Friday; Conspirator vs. Dr. Fameus, Saturday; Blues Traveler, Monday; Hanson and Dave Barnes, Tuesday; Matthew Sweet and the Bridges, Wednesday; Roomful of Blues, Thursday. 220 N. Washington St., Falls Church. 703-237-0300.

STONEWALL'S The Josh Burgess Band, Friday. 44050 Woodbridge Pkwy., Leesburg. 703-729-4081.

SULLY'S Shirkaday, Friday; Slider, Saturday. 14513 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy., Chantilly. 703-818-9292.

SUNSET GRILLE Drivin Blind, Friday; Bloodi Meri, Saturday and Wednesday; Johnny Castle's Thrill Billys, Thursday. 7250 Columbia Pike, Annandale. 703-658-0928.

TIFFANY TAVERN New Mode Grass, Friday; the Skystone Bluegrass Band, Saturday; open mike, Monday-Thursday. 1116 King St., Alexandria. 703-836-8844.

219 Little Red & the Renegades, Friday. 219 King St., Alexandria. 703-549-1141.

VILLAGE WHARF Four on the Floor, Friday. 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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