Prices listed where available.
BLACK CAT Eighties Mayhem Super 80's Dance Party, Friday, $10; Shortstack, These United States, the Minor W hite, Saturday, $10; the Morning Benders, the Submarines, Dawn Landes, Sunday, $10-$12; the Pains of Being Pure at Heart, the Depreciation Guild, the Sugarplums, Monday, $10; Andy Zipf (full band), Kaiser Cartel, Tuesday, $10; Lambchop, Garland of Hours, Wednesday, $15. 1811 14th St. NW. 202-667-7960.
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.
DC9 Liberation Dance Party, Friday, $6; Kids (DJ Nacey & Steve Love), Saturday, $5; Goblin Cock, Warship, Animals as Leaders, Monday, $10. 1940 Ninth St. NW. 202-483-5000.
IRISH TIMES Pete Papageorge, Friday-Saturday. 14 F St. NW. 202-543-5433.
9:30 CLUB Big Head Todd and the Monsters, Joan Jones, Friday, $25; the Wino Band, King Giant and Salome, Saturday early show, $13; DJ Bob Mould and Richard Morel, Saturday late show, $12. 815 V St. NW. 202-265-0930.
THE RED AND THE BLACK Sweet Interference, Carousel Rogues, Danni Rosner, Friday, $8; Eat It Raw, Verse the Tempest, Gist, Deville, Saturday, $8; the Stereofidelics, Whiz Bang Three, Sunday, $6. 1212 H St. NE. 202-399-3201.
ROCK & ROLL HOTEL Caverns, Deleted Scenes, Hammer No More the Fingers, Acedia, Friday; Once Okay Twice, TheoryCast, Minus-One, Conshafter, Saturday. 1353 H St. NE. 202-388-7625. $10.
VELVET LOUNGE Lonely Hearts Club with DJ Decibelle, DJ Jackie O, AK Slaughter, Friday, no cover charge; Clock Hands Strangle, the Laughing Man, Wicked Hemlocks, Saturday, $8; Dysrhythmia, Tombs, Drugs of Faith, Within the Lich Gate, Sunday, $8; Play With Me, La Coterie, Mo Dari, Tuesday, $8; Aloud, Wednesday, $7; Sad Crocodile, Evan Bliss & the Welchers, Ghosts in the Valley, Thursday, $7. 915 U St. NW. 202-462-3213.
ZOO BAR The Big Boy Little Band, Saturday. 3000 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-232-4225. No cover charge.