Prices listed where available.
BLACK CAT The Slickee Boys and Girl Loves Distortion, Friday, $13; Daycare Swindlers, the Abducted, Porch Mob and Mandroids, Sunday, $10; Chairlift, Monday, $12; Autolux, Sleepy Sun and Mini Mansions, Tuesday, $15; Bellflur and Vacations, Wednesday, $10; Hugh Cornwell and Dennis Kane, Thursday, $12. 1811 14th St. NW. 202-667-7960, 202-397-7328 or http:/
DC9 Liberation Dance Party, Friday, $6; SMS Trivia, Monday, no cover charge; Red Wire Black Wire, Wednesday; Westbound Train and Kill Lincoln, Thursday. 1940 Ninth St. NW. 202-483-5000 or http:/
HARD ROCK CAFE David Andrew Smith, Thursday. 999 E St. NW. 202-737-7625.
9:30 CLUB Fatback DJs, Trouble Funk, Chico Mann, Saturday, $10; Gosaye Tesfaye and Ephrem Tamiru, Sunday, $30 in advance, $35 at the door; Motorhead, the Reverend Horton Heat and Nashville Pussy, Tuesday, $35; the Cult with Living Things, Wednesday, $40; BoDeans, Jonah Smith, Thursday, $25. 815 V St. NW. 202-265-0930 or http:/
ROCK & ROLL HOTEL Throw Me the Statue, the Brunettes, Nurses, Friday, $12; CTC, Seamonsters, Black Dog Prowl, Velvet, Saturday, $10; AA Bondy, Dave Godowsky, Thursday, $10. 1353 H St. NE. 202-388-7625 or http:/
ZOO BAR 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.
BEACH COVE Blues jam open mike, Wednesday. 8416 Bayside Rd., Chesapeake Beach. 301-855-0025. No cover charge.
BUSHWALLER'S The Boonesfarmers, Friday; Josh Burgess Band, Saturday; Michael Patricks, Sunday; Ronan Kavanaugh, Wednesday. 209 N. Market St., Frederick. 301-695-6988.