BAMBULE Ricardo Marlow and Miguel Bard, Friday-Saturday. 5225 Wisconsin Ave. NW. 202-966-0300.
BLACK CAT Holiday Hangover, Friday; No Control, Friday; Olivia Mancini & the Terrible Two, Tereu Tereu and Revival, Saturday; Bliss, Saturday; J. Marinelli, Stewart Lupton and George Karos, Sunday; the Damned, Theo & the Skyscrapers and Electric Frankenstein, Monday; the New Gay Pre-New Year's Party, Tuesday; New Year's Eve Ball with Peaches O'Dell and her orchestra, Wednesday. 1811 14th St. NW. 202-667-7960.
BOMBAY CLUB Stuart Hill, Wednesday. 815 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-659-3727.
CAFE CITRON Miguelito and friends, Monday; Alfredo Mohuca and 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; the Spring Standards and Elizabeth & the Catapult, Saturday; Elodie, DJ Ole and DJ Cassidy, Sunday; New Year's Eve 2009, Wednesday. 1940 Ninth St. NW. 202-483-5000.
IRELAND'S FOUR FIELDS Pat O'Brennan, Friday-Saturday; the Sean Fleming Band, Wednesday. 3412 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-244-0860.
MADAM'S ORGAN One Nite Stand, Friday and Monday; Bobby Parker and the Blues Night Band, Saturday; the Johnny Artis Band, Sunday and Wednesday; Old Man Brown, Tuesday. 2461 18th St. NW. 202-667-5370.