Friday, July 24, 2009


Prices listed where available.


The District

BLACK CAT Head Automatica, Cubic Zirconia, Friday, $15; Crystal Stilts, the Ladybug Transistor, Cotton Candy, Sunday, $10; Destroyer, Iran, Tuesday, $13. 1811 14th St. NW. 202-667-7960, 202-397-7328 or

COMET PING PONG Butterflies, Carol Bui, Friday, $5; Bluebrain, Alfonso Bravo, Saturday, no cover charge. 5037 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-364-0404.

DC9 Liberation Dance Party, Friday, $6; So Many Dynamos, Cast Spells, Detox Retox, Sunday, $8; SMS Trivia, Monday, no cover charge. 1940 Ninth St. NW. 202-483-5000 or

HARD ROCK CAFE Redshift, Thursday. 999 E St. NW. 202-737-7625.

IRISH TIMES Pete Papageorge, Friday-Saturday. 14 F St. NW. 202-543-5433.

MADAM'S ORGAN The Johnny Artis Band, Friday and Thursday; the Johnny Artis Band, Friday; Bobby Parker and the Blues Night Band, Saturday; Wuli, Sunday; One Nite Stand, Monday; Lucky Dog, Tuesday; Bob Perilla's Big Hillbilly Bluegrass Band, Wednesday. 2461 18th St. NW. 202-667-5370.

9:30 CLUB Method Man, Redman, Ghostface Killah, Friday, $35; Trouble Funk, the Art of Junk, Da Mixx Band, Saturday, $20; the Cab, the Summer Set, Eye Alaska, My Favorite Highway, Tuesday, $10; M. Ward, Chain and the Gang, Thursday, $25. 815 V St. NW. 202-265-0930, 800-955-5566 or

THE RED AND THE BLACK The Winter Sounds, Go Home Robot, Achtung Panda, Friday; Pants Velour, the Escape Artist, Reemstarr, Flex Mathews, Saturday. 1212 H St. NE. 202-399-3201 or $8.

ROCK & ROLL HOTEL Bonjour Ganeshi, Ghost Light, the Mean Ideas, Friday, $10; the Mighty Heard, Baad Ingrish, Ndelible, Saturday, $10; Black Moth Super Rainbow, Dan Friel, Sunday, $15; Black Gold, Tuesday, $8; Torche, Harvey Milk, Nitroseed, Wednesday, $14; the Answer, the Jones, Force Major, Thursday, $12. 1353 H St. NE. 202-388-7625 or

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