Prices listed where available.
BLACK CAT 80s Mayhem with DJ Steve EP, Killa K, Krasty McNasty, Friday, $10; Sorted with DJ Stereo Faith, Friday, $7; Homo/Sonic, Saturday, $10; Midlake, Sunday, $15; Tim Barry, Red Clay River, Monday, $10; True Womanhood, Hume, Hot Lava, Tuesday, $10; Exit Clov, Gringo Star, Thursday, $10. 1811 14th St. NW. 202-667-7960. http:/
COMET PING PONG Meow VS Meow and Dealfields, Friday. 5037 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-364-0404. http:/
DC9 Liberation Dance Party, Friday, $7; Vampire Weekend After-Party with Baio, Saturday, $8; Past Lives, Snack Truck, Sunday, $8; Acid Mothers Temple, Over-Gain Optimal Death, Thursday, $12; Solid Gold, Class Actress, Tuesday, $10; Serena Maneesh, the Depreciation Guild, Wednesday, $12; Acid Mothers Temple, Over-Gain Optimal Death, Thursday, $12. 1940 Ninth St. NW. 202-483-5000.
MADAM'S ORGAN Skyla Burell, Friday; One Nite Stand, Saturday and Monday; the B.T. Richardson Band, Sunday; 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 Nada Surf, Dawn Landes and the Hounds, Friday, $20; Steel Panther, Wednesday, $25; Ted Leo and the Pharmacists, Obits, Screaming Females, Thursday, $15. 815 V St. NW. 202-265-0930. http:/
THE RED AND THE BLACK The Bang, Chute, Friday; the Royal We, Black Dog Prowl, the Killer Balloons, Saturday; Shapiro, the Winter Sounds, Achtung Panda, Sunday; French Letter, Polite Sleeper, Olivia Mancini, Wednesday. 1212 H St. NE. 202-399-3201. http:/
ROCK & ROLL HOTEL Midnight Spin, Friday, $10; Rattler, New Rock Church of Fire, Shokkher, $10; 100 Monkeys, Arden, Wednesday, $15; the Bronx, Japanther, Mariachi El Bronx, Dead Country, Thursday, $15. 1353 H St. NE. 202-388-7625. http:/
VELVET LOUNGE Bellflur, Drop Electric, Club Scout, Friday, $8; Kids, Saturday, $5; Jonny Grave, Zach Peterson, Wednesday, $8; the Silver Liners, Sam Buck Rosen, Michael Ketover, Thursday, $8. 915 U St. NW. 202-462-3213. http:/
ZOO BAR Hot Rods and Old Gas, Friday; the Big Boy Little Band, Saturday; the Big Boy Little Band, Thursday. 3000 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-232-4225. http:/