Friday, February 6, 2009


Prices listed where available.


The District

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.


BEACH COVE Songwriters series with the Deanna Dove Band, Monday. 8416 Bayside Rd., Chesapeake Beach. 301-855-0025.

BRANDED 72 Darden Smith and Abi Tapia, Wednesday. 387 E. Gude Dr., Rockville. 301-275-7459.

CAT'S EYE PUB Bad Neighbors, Friday; Rob Hughes and the Heaters, Saturday early show; the Remnants, Saturday late show; Steve Kraemer and the Bluesicians, Sunday early show; Linwood Taylor and the Rude Dog Acoustic Duo, Sunday late show; the Phil Cunneff Jazz Trio, Monday; Drunken Uncles, Tuesday; the Muleman Band, Wednesday; the Skyla Burrell Blues Band, Thursday. 1730 Thames St., Baltimore. 410-276-9866.

CHAMPIONS/FREDERICK John McNutt Band, Friday; Eleven Eleven, Saturday. 5205 Buckeystown Pike, Frederick. 301-846-0089.

THE COUNTRY STORE Blues jam open mike with the Idle Americans, Friday. 41566 Medleys Neck Rd., Leonardtown. 301-475-6820.

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

LOUISIANA KITCHEN AND BAYOU BAR George Oakley and the Nick Lipkowski Duo, Monday. 4907 Cordell Ave., Bethesda. 301-652-6945.

MACK'S Stocked, Friday; Still Counting, Saturday. 10 W. College Terr., Frederick. 301-695-7200.

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

QUARRY HOUSE TAVERN The Idle Americans and Pessimist Parade, Sunday. 8401 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring. 301-587-8350. $5.

SURF CLUB LIVE Takoma Park Jazz Fest, Saturday. 4711 Kenilworth Ave., Hyattsville. 301-927-6310.


BANGKOK BLUES Acoustic blues jam hosted by the DC Blues Society and the Archie Edwards Foundation, Sunday early show; blues jam open mike with the Idle Americans, Sunday late show; blues jam open mike hosted by the Big Boy Little Band, Thursday. 926 W. Broad St., Falls Church. 703-534-0095.

BIRCHMERE Walter Beasley, Saturday, $37.50; Over the Rhine, Cassidy Project, Sunday, $22.50; the Puppini Sisters, Monday, $25; Gary Louris and Mark Olson, Tuesday, $25; Secondhand Serenade, Thursday, $19.50. 3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria. 703-549-7500.

THE DOCK The Larry Thomas Project, Saturday. 19286 Promenade Dr., Leesburg. 533-333-4747.

DOGWOOD TAVERN Steve, Claire and the Picnic Bears, Friday; Nate Ihara, Saturday; Nick and Drew, Thursday. 132 W. Broad St., Falls Church. 703-237-8333.

DOUGHERTY'S Anonymous Brave, Friday; Remedy, Saturday. 2055 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Stafford. 540-657-8985.

EXTRA VIRGIN Bad Hair Day, Friday; Joshua Walker, Saturday; Gaylor and Katsu, Thursday. 4053 S. 28th St., Arlington. 703-998-8474.

FIRESIDE GRILL Patty Reese, Thursday. 9000 Lorton Station Blvd., Lorton. 703-372-1923.

GALAXY HUT Crowd Scene, Sunday. 2711 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703-525-8646. $5.

HARD TIMES CAFE Open Irish song session with Wayne Jordan, Wednesday. 6362 Springfield Plaza, Springfield. 703-913-5600.

IOTA The I-Ternals, Friday, $10; Shwa, Chris Cubeta & Liars Club, Byran Dunn, Saturday, $10; Vox Pop, the Jackfields, David Kitchen, Sunday, $10; Devon Sproule & Her In-Laws, Birdlips, Tuesday, $10; open mike, Wednesday, no cover charge; Jerry Joseph, Steve Drizos, Bret Mosely and the Moderate, Thursday, $12. 2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703-522-8340.

J.V.'S The Bob and Jerry Band, Friday; Johnny Cash Tribute Show with Jedd Duvall, Saturday early show; Next Door Ellen Band, Saturday late show; Andrew Acosta, Sunday early show; Tommy Lepson and his band, Sunday late show; Terry Lee Ryan and Art Beveridge Show, Monday; Dave Chappell and his blues band, Tuesday; open mike with Bob Hume and Martha Capone, Wednesday; Nicks Pics, Thursday. 6666 Arlington Blvd., Falls Church. 703-241-9504.

JAMMIN' JAVA Future, Politicks, Mello-D & the Rados, the Remedy, Friday, $10-$12; Amy LaVere, Saturday early show, $10-$12; Susan G. Komen for the Cure Benefit Concert with Numa, Cerca Trova, Bloodlines, Saturday late show, $10; Ralph's World, Sunday early show, $15; Dan Reed, Sunday late show, $10; open mike, Monday, $2; Taking Saturn, TRUSTCompany, Go Home Robot, the Pat Sommers Project, Tuesday, $10; Sonya Kitchell, Erin McKeown, Jesse Harper, Wednesday, $10; Taarka, Roman Candle, Whiskey Rebellion, Thursday, $10. 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. 703-255-1566.

KILROY'S Marshall Artz, Saturday. 5250 Port Royal Rd., Springfield. 703-321-7733.

NICK'S Dark Whiskey, Friday-Saturday. 642 S. Pickett St., Alexandria. 703-751-8900.

OLD BROGUE Tender Polman, Friday-Saturday; Lily Neill, Sunday, $15; Timmie Metz, Wednesday; Helo, Thursday. 760 Walker Rd., Great Falls. 703-759-3309.

RAGTIME Tribal Mind, Friday; One Ton Wonton, Saturday; open mike night, Sunday; Tom O'Connor, Tuesday; Billy Triplett, Wednesday; Anthony Fiacco and Buddy Speir, Thursday. 1345 N. Courthouse Rd., Arlington. 703-243-4003.

RAMPARTS Tommy Gann Duo, Friday; 2nd Sole, Saturday; Drew Stevyns, Tuesday; Matt Davis, Wednesday; Oren Polak, Thursday. 1700 Fern St., Alexandria. 703-998-6616.

SHOOTER MCGEE'S Matt Davis, Friday; Oren Polak, Tuesday; Drew Stevyns, Wednesday; Mike Leverone, Thursday. 5239 Duke St., Alexandria. 703-751-9266.

SOUTHSIDE 815 Willem Dicke, Tuesday. 815 S. Washington St., Alexandria. 703-836-6222.

STATE THEATRE Brett Dennen, Angel Taylor, Friday, $18-$21; Molotov, Saturday, $30-$35; Randy Rogers Band, Sunday, $15. 220 N. Washington St., Falls Church. 703-237-0300.

SUNSET GRILLE Simple Man, Friday; Laughing Man, Saturday; Killer B's, Wednesday; Johnny Castle's Thrillbillys, Thursday. 7250 Columbia Pike, Annandale. 703-658-0928.

TIFFANY TAVERN Rockledge, Friday; Amanda Murphy and the Lost Indians, Saturday; open mike, Monday-Thursday. 1116 King St., Alexandria. 703-836-8844.

VILLAGE WHARF Lost Highway Band, Friday. 7966 Fort Hunt Rd., Alexandria. 703-765-0661.

VINTAGE 50 Joe Daniels, Wednesday. 50 Catoctin Cir. NE, No. 100, Leesburg. 703-777-2169.

YORKTOWN BISTRO The Overcommitments, Saturday, no cover charge. 5171 Lee Hwy., Arlington. 703-532-6060.

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