The Uptown Vocal Jazz Quartet will still play tonight. (Photo by Michael G. Stewart)

Sandy has played havoc with schedules of touring bands. Some performers aren’t able to make it to shows in D.C. tonight, and some venues, including Strathmore, have closed and canceled all events for now.

What’s still on:

Heartless Bastards at the Black Cat

Uptown Vocal Jazz Quartet record release party at Blues Alley

The Screws at DC9

The 9 Songwriters Series at Iota

Free Lobster Buffet at Red Palace


Asia at the Rams Head Tavern

The Tubes at the Howard Theatre (tickets refunded through point of purchase)


Grouplove at the 9:30 Club

Banjo Summit at the Birchmere

Xavier Rudd at Sixth and I (rescheduled for Oct. 31 at 8 p.m.)