Prices listed where available.
BLACK CAT The Vic Chesnutt Band, Friday, $13; Bhangraween 2009 with DJ Rekha, Saturday, $15; Saul Williams & Living Colour, the Smyrk, Sunday, $20; the Chance, Chris Grier, Monday, $8; Girls, Real Estate, Tuesday, $12; Hex Machine, Fight Amp, Sons of Disobedience, Wednesday, $8; Kurt Vile and the Violators, Thursd ay, $12. 1811 14th St. NW. 202-667-7960, 202-397-7328 or http:/
CLYDE'S/GEORGETOWN Tim Metz, Tuesday; David Andrew Smith, Thursday. 3236 M St. NW. 202-333-9180.
COMET PING PONG Curious Mystery, the Tennis System, DJ Provoke, Sunday. 5037 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-364-0404.
DC9 Liberation Dance Party, Friday, $7; Nouveau Riche, Saturday, $8; Herman Dune and Julie Doiron, Tuesday, $12; Growing, Wednesday, $12; Mother, Casper Bangs, Thursday, $8. 1940 Ninth St. NW. 202-483-5000 or http:/
RIOT ACT Michael Price Quartet, Saturday. 1610 14th St. NW. 202-625-6229. $8.
IRISH TIMES Pete Papageorge, Thursday. 14 F St. NW. 202-543-5433.
KRAMERBOOKS Dave Goodrich, Friday. 1517 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-387-1400.
MADAM'S ORGAN Lex Grey & The Urban Pioneers, Friday-Saturday; Hair Of the Dog, Sunday; One Nite Stand, Monday; the Johnny Artis Band, Tuesday; Bob Perilla & the Big Hillbilly Bluegrass Band, Wednesday; Patrick Alban & the Noche Latina, Thursday. 2461 18th St. NW. 202-667-5370.
9:30 CLUB Cypress Hill, Saturday, $35; Mayday Parade, the Academy Is. . . , Set Your Goals, the Secret Handshake, You Me at Six, Sunday, $15; Simian Mobile Disco, JDH and Dave P, the Phenomenal Handclap Band, Sunday, $20; the Get Up Kids, Kevin Devine, the Life and Times, Tuesday, $21; Wolfmother, Thenewno2, Heartless Bastards, Wednesday, $30; Modeselektor, Thursday, $20. 815 V St. NW. 202-265-0930 or http:/