Prices listed where available.
AVENUE Allure Fridays, Friday; College Night, Thursday. 649 New York Ave. NW. 202-347-8100.
BLACK CAT Prince vs. Madonna vs. Michael Jackson Dance Party, Friday, $12; Raveonettes, Nickel Eye, Saturday, $15 in advance, $17 at the door; Right Round, Saturday, $6; Eric Roberson and the Revelations, Sunday, $22; Anti-Flag, United Nations, the AKAs and Ruiner, Tuesday, $10; Mumiy Troll, Force Major, Wednesday, $15; Vic Chesnutt, Elf Power, Thursday, $12. 1811 14th St. NW. 202-667-7960.
BOSSA BISTRO Palanke Music Company, Friday; Sin Miedo, Saturday; Drop Electric, Monday; Clube Do Samba, Tuesday; the Alfredo Mojica Project, Wednesday; Funk Ark, Thursday. 2463 18th St. NW. 202-667-0088.
CAFE CITRON 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.
CAFE SAINT-EX DJ Moose, Friday; the Birdman, Saturday. 1847 14th St. NW. 202-265-7839. No cover charge.
DC9 Liberation Dance Party, Friday, $5; "Andy O's Birthday Bash" with Left of Avalon, Gist and Back Before Dawn, Saturday, $5; Longwave, the Jackfields and the Shackletons, Sunday, $10; "MLK/Inauguration Party" with Taint, Monday, $5; Nappy Roots, Tuesday, $20; Tiger and the Snow, Bellman Barker and Perfect Souvenir, Thursday, $8. 1940 Ninth St. NW. 202-483-5000.
FUR Matt Darey and Breakfast, Saturday, $20; My President Is Black Inaugural Soiree with Sean "Diddy" Combs and Young Jeezy, Monday, $50; Obama Inauguration Celebration Party, Tuesday, $300. 33 Patterson St. NE. 202-842-3401.
IRISH TIMES Pete Papageorge, Friday-Saturday. 14 F St. NW. 202-543-5433.
MADAM'S ORGAN Liz Mandeville, Friday; Lex Grey and the Urban Pioneers, Saturday; Patrick Alban and Noche Latina, Sunday; One Nite Stand, Monday; Old Man Brown, Tuesday; Bob Perilya's Big Hillbilly Bluegrass Band, Wednesday; Patrick Alban and Noche Latina, Thursday. 2461 18th St. NW. 202-667-5370.