Chaka Khan, seen performing earlier this month at Fashion’s Night Out in New York, is scheduled to play two shows at the Birchmere in November. (David Surowiecki/GETTY IMAGES)

While we’re on the subject of musical icons, it’s worth noting that R&B legend Chaka Khan has two dates scheduled at the Birchmere, on Nov. 28 and 29. Tickets go on sale Friday at noon through Ticketmaster and cost $75.

Tickets go on sale Thursday at 10 a.m. through Ticketfly for Minus the Bear and the Velvet Teen Oct. 19 at the 9:30 Club ($25).

Tickets go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. through Live Nation for the following shows at the Fillmore Silver Spring:
Wale Oct. 22 ($23).
Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Experience Nov. 10 ($35-$125).

Tickets go on sale Friday at noon through Ticketmaster for the following shows at the Birchmere:
Goapele Oct. 27 ($29.50).
Steep Canyon Rangers and Shannon Whitworth Feb. 3 ($25).
Suzanne Westenhoefer Feb. 4 ($45).
The Association Feb. 11 ($35).
Burlesque-a-Pades!, featuring the World Famous Pontani Sisters Feb. 14 ($29.50).
Nils Lofgren & Friends Feb. 19 ($45).
Cowboy Junkies March 1 ($45).

Tickets go on sale Saturday at 10 a.m. through Ticketmaster for WWE Raw Holiday Tour Dec. 29 at Verizon Center ($20-$75).