Prices listed where available.
BLACK CAT Kimya Dawson, Jeffrey Lewis, Saturday, $13; the Shirks, the Ladies, Sunday, $8; Vandaveer, Monday, $8; the Moderate, Person Parcel, Tuesday, $8; the Antlers, Wednesday, $10; the Airborne Toxic Event, Alberta Cross, Henry Clay People, Thursday, $10-$13. 1811 14th St. NW. 202-667-7960.
CLYDE'S/GEORGETOWN Tim Metz, Tuesday; David Andrew Smith, Thursday. 3236 M St. NW. 202-333-9180. No cover charge.
DC9 Liberation Dance Party, Friday, $6; Kids, Saturday, $5; the Nine at DC9, Sunday, $8; Marnie Stern, Black & White Jacksons, Exactly, Four Fins of the Rocket, Wednesday, $12; Tom McBride & the Whig Party, Hypernova, Thursday, $8. 1940 Ninth St. NW. 202-483-5000 or http:/
IRELAND'S FOUR FIELDS Turf DC, Friday; Donegal X-Press, Saturday; Drew Vervan, Thursday. 3412 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-244-0860.
IRISH TIMES Pete Papageorge, Friday. 14 F St. NW. 202-543-5433.
9:30 CLUB Ani DiFranco, Saturday, $40; Lisa Hannigan , the Low Anthem, Sunday, $15; Bettye LaVette, Monday, $25; Common, Wednesday, $35; Bell X1, Thursday, $15. 815 V St. NW. 202-265-0930 or http:/
THE RED AND THE BLACK Your 33 Black Angels, International Graduate University, Scary River, Friday, $8; Here We Go Magic, Callers, Saturday, $8; Mara Levi, Sunday, $8; Mumpsy, Tuesday, $6; In the Red, Wednesday, $8; Nancy, Thursday, $8. 1212 H St. NE. 202-399-3201 or http:/
ROCK & ROLL HOTEL Blue King Brown, Rustic Overtones, Friday, $12; Lydia, Black Gold, All the Day Holiday, Saturday, $10-$12; the Tossers, Sunday, $10-$12; These Arms Are Snakes, All the Saints, the Coathangers, Wednesday, $12; Hoots & Hellmouth and Good Old War, Thursday, $10. 1353 H St. NE. 202-388-7625 or http:/
VELVET LOUNGE Roma Condor, Kalem Jones, Joel Sephy Trio, Friday; Five Four, Caverns, Mother, Saturday, $8; Justyn, Ash Lovelies, Jonathonian W. Ehrenkranz, Sunday, $7; Averkiou, Monday, $7; Mi Ami, Food For Animals, Lexie Mountain Boys, Tuesday, $8; Junius, the Hundred Days, Wednesday, $7; Salome, Sons of Tonatiuh, Khota, Thursday, $8. 915 U St. NW. 202-462-3213.
ZOO BAR The Big Boy Little Band, Saturday; blues jam open mike with the Big Boy Little Band, Thursday. 3000 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-232-4225. No cover charge.