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Friday, 18 August 2017 [link to this day]

• the 19th Street Band - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• AJ Croce & Robbie Fulks - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Bacchae (tape release) and Ear (goodbye show) - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Bill Kirchen & Redd Volkaert: Songs, Stories, Licks and Tricks with Two Telecaster Masters - Jammin' Java
• Break Away, Society Sucker, Piece Keeper, Oldham Boys, End It - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Brian Culbertson - Birchmere - sold out
• the Dead Daisies and the Dives - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Decide Today, Melanin Free, and Black Saturn - RhizomeDC [6950 Maple St NW, WDC]
• the Districts, Sam Evian, and Soccer Mommy - 9:30 Club
• Dru Hill - Howard Theatre
• the Frights, King Shelter, On Drugs, and Stranger - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Get the Led Out (Led Zeppelin tribute) - the Hamilton
Impious Ritual: Nyogthaeblisz, Hellgoat, Gamaliel, Human Dissention - Raw Ink Tattoo Studio [18630 Woodfield Rd, Gaithersburg, MD] (NOTE: The venue has stated that Nyogthaeblisz will not perform. ShowlistDC does not support racism, but we do try to list every concert in the area, regardless of the bands' points of view or political beliefs. Please read up on the bands playing - here is one place to start - and consider if these are bands you want to support.) CANCELLED - This show is not happening in the DC area. Thanks to the Washington CityPaper and Washingtonian for their coverage.
• Joyce Moreno - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Judas Priestess (all-girl Judas Priest tribute), Eyes of the Nile (Iron Maiden tribute), and Black Rose (Thin Lizzy tribute) - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Lee Fields & the Expressions and Aztec Sun - Rock & Roll Hotel (R&R 11-Year Anniversary)
Love Jones: the Musical - the Theater at MGM National Harbor [7100 Oxon Hill Rd, Oxon Hill, MD] CANCELLED
• the Lucky So & So's - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Maze featuring Frankie Beverly and the O'Jays - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Milo in the Doldroms, Color Palette, and Kid Brother - Comet Ping Pong
• A Night at the U Street Disco with Jellybean Benitez, Sam Burns - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Nina Diaz - DC9
• Pop That: a 2000 & Now Dance Party with Mathias & Friends - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Ray Wylie Hubbard - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Sentius, Never Elected, Bad Robot Jones, and Hara Vasan Band - Velvet Lounge
• Valley Queen, Sarah Shook & the Disarmers, and the War & Treaty - Gypsy Sally's


Saturday, 19 August 2017 [link to this day]

• A BandHouse Gigs Tribute to the British Invasion: the Second Wave 1967-73 - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Bootsy Collins & World-Wide-Funk Drive - Howard Theatre
• Brian Culbertson - Birchmere - sold out
• Brick + Mortar, the Moms, and Den-Mate - DC9
• Charles Covington - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• David Sedaris - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Footwerk (album release party), Juxt, and Allthebestkids - Gypsy Sally's
• Forever Crush, Lonely Ocean, and Lindsay Collette & the Evening Stars - IOTA Club & Café
• Joyce Moreno - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Juan Maclean (DJ set), Philip Goyette, and Trev-Ski - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• the London Souls and Con Brio - the Hamilton
• Maryland Folk Metal Fest III: Winterhymn, Windfaerer, Sekengard, Malphas, Last Legion, Fiakra, Dainsleif, Teshaleh - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Mortem, Barbarian, Vile Desecration, Peucharist, and Extermination Angel - El Gran Chaparral [8307 Annapolis Rd, New Carrolton, MD]
• Never Ending Fall & Plevyak Joint album release party with Modern Nomad, Paradise Creek, and Luna June - Baltimore SoundStage
• On the Border (Eagles tribute) - State Theatre
• Philip Glass & Robert Moran: The Juniper Tree & John Musto Bastianello - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Rastak Music Group - Lisner Auditorium
• Redline Graffiti - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Shawn Mendes - Capital One Arena (formerly Verizon Center) (Illuminate Arena World Tour)
• V6 Band - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Valentino Khan - 9:30 Club
• Vinny Vegas, Royal Architect, Phantasm, and Aaron Emmanuel (of Glass Mannequins) - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Xeno & Oaklander, Technophobia, Void Vision, and Ships in the Night - Black Cat (Backstage - House of Ruth Benefti)


Sunday, 20 August 2017 [link to this day]

• Alif Laila and Sitar Niketan - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Back To School Bash - Baltimore SoundStage
• the Beach Boys - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
Bootsy Collins & Worldwide Funk Drive: Bootsy Is Back - Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts [801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD] CANCELLED
• Deborah Davis - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Jonny Lang and Zane Carney - Birchmere
• Joyce Moreno - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Muddy Magnolias and Ebb & Nova - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Outcalls, North By North (Chicago), Vayda, and $100 Girlfriend - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Ovlov, Complainer, Purrer, and Hexgirlfriends - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Phil Vassar - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis) (Two shows - 5 PM & 8 PM)
• Rajas of Rhythm - Galaxy Hut
Sheila E. - Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts [801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD] CANCELLED
• Yaddiya (record release party), Foots X Coles, and Obii Say - Black Cat (Backstage)
• YFN Lucci & Q Da Fool - Fillmore Silver Spring


Monday, 21 August 2017 [link to this day]

• the Bachelor Boys - IOTA Club & Café
• Brett Dennen - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Future and Post Malone - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena) (The Future Hndrxx Tour)
• Joy on Fire, California Accent, and Lost Civilizations - the Dew Drop Inn DC [2801 8th St NE, WDC]
• Kabaka Pyramid and Strykers Posse - Baltimore SoundStage
• Lubec and Bo from Harpo - Galaxy Hut
New Frontiers: Back To School Youth Rally - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• the Night Game and Nightly - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• No Small Children, the Love Loads, and the Dusty Stars - DC9
• Waxahatchee, Palehound, and Outer Spaces - 9:30 Club


Tuesday, 22 August 2017 [link to this day]

• Anthony Hamilton - Birchmere - sold out
• Donavon Frankenreiter - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Fireside Collective - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Goo Goo Dolls and Phillip Phillips - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore) (Long Way Home Summer Tour)
• the Great American Variety Show - the Theater at MGM National Harbor [7100 Oxon Hill Rd, Oxon Hill, MD]
• Kenny Loggins - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Lewis Brice and Celeste Kellogg - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Lil Yachty - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Meatwound, Hangers, and Alms - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Rob Cheatham and CO - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Wade Bowen - Gypsy Sally's


Wednesday, 23 August 2017 [link to this day]

• Bob Schneider (solo) and Clarence Bucaro (solo) - Birchmere
• Deep Purple, Alice Cooper, and the Edgar Winter Band - Jiffy Lube Live
• Donavon Frankenreiter - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• the Great American Variety Show - the Theater at MGM National Harbor [7100 Oxon Hill Rd, Oxon Hill, MD]
• Joe Vetter Quartet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Levine Music - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Nicola Cruz & Quantic - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Sheer Mag, Haram, and Rashomon - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Slums, Din, Aerial View, and XK Scenario - Velvet Lounge
• Stu Larsen - Jammin' Java
• Surf Curse, Lala Lala, and Teen Mortgage - DC9
• Uke Fest - Strathmore (Live from the Lawn)
• War and Los Lonely Boys - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)


Thursday, 24 August 2017 [link to this day]

• Aaron Abernathy - American Art Museum [Eighth and F Streets NW, WDC] (Luce Unplugged - 6 PM)
• All Get Out, Ratboys, and Wild Pink - DC9
• Blue Plains - IOTA Club & Café
• Bob Schneider - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Cyrus Chestnut Trio - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Delta Rae, the Church Sisters, and Lauren Jenkins - 9:30 Club (A Long And Happy Life Summer Tour 2017)
• Donavon Frankenreiter - the Hamilton
• J Roddy Walston & the Business and PLRLS - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• King and Jalen N'Gonda - Birchmere
• Magic Bus featuring Tender Polman & Brian Goddard - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Medusa Stare, Rixe, Arcane, Koev Halev, Syringe - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Rachael Kilgour and Wilder Adkins - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Steal Your Peach & Revelator Hill perform Traffic ft. very special guest Ron Holloway - Gypsy Sally's
• Surf Curse, Lala Lala, and Go Cozy - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• the Twins Jazz Orchestra - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
the Waifs - Birchmere NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• the Yayhoos - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]


Friday, 25 August 2017 [link to this day]

• Bad Influence Band - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Big O and Dukes Live - Jammin' Java
• Chris Isaak and JD McPherson - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• the Classic Rock Experience - State Theatre
• the Crystal Method (DJ set), Malphunktion, and Ken Lazee - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Cyrus Chestnut Trio - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Dick Dale - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Durand Jones & the Indications - DC9
• Empire Strikes Brass and Handsomebeast - Gypsy Sally's
• The Greatest Generation: A Star Trek Podcast - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• J Roddy Walston & the Business - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• John Mayer and Dawes - Jiffy Lube Live (The Search For Everything World Tour)
• Jon B - Howard Theatre
• Medium Cheetah, Sailor's Mouth, Rooney's Shoe, and Knifecrime - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• the Prince Experience - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Ramsey Lelwis Quintet - the Hamilton
• Stephanie Mills - Birchmere - sold out
• Strand of Oaks and Dave Hause & the Mermaid - Rock & Roll Hotel (R&R 11-Year Anniversary)
Tambolero singer Emilsen Pacheco and Bulla en el Barrio - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
Tony Hinchcliffe and Mike Quindlin - Baltimore SoundStage (Monster Energy Outbreak Tour) CANCELLED
• Tye Tribbett, JJ Hairston, and Youthful Praise - Warner Theatre


Saturday, 26 August 2017 [link to this day]

• Anthony Hamilton and Raheem Devaughn - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Celebrating 40 Years of Steely Dan's Aja featuring Technicolor Motor Home - Gypsy Sally's
• the Chris Robinson Brotherhood - 9:30 Club
• Christos DC (album release gathering), Jah Works, and DJ Thomas Blondet - Jammin' Java
• the Cowards Choir, Run Come See, and the Pinkerton Raid - IOTA Club & Café
• Cyrus Chestnut Trio - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Dark Blue, the Gotobeds, Birth (Defects), and Liver Fire - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Dead! (My Chemical Romance tribute), Saving Apollo (Blink-182 tribute), and Heart for Hire (All Time Low tribute) - Baltimore SoundStage
• the Flamin' Groovies - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Greta Van Fleet and Goodbye June - DC9 - sold out
• Handsome Hound, Bearcat Wildcat, and Lucy Isabel - Black Cat (Backstage)
• J Roddy Walston & the Business and Sleepwalkers - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Jason Aldean, Chris Young, Kane Brown, and Dee Jay Silver - Jiffy Lube Live (2017 Country Megaticket)
• Jim Breuer - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Joe Rogan - Warner Theatre (Two shows - 8 PM & 10:30 PM) - sold out
• Kim Waters - Birchmere
• Kyrgyz American Foundation - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• the Legwarmers (80s tribute) - State Theatre
• Moombahton Massive Reunion - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Nicky Jam & Plan B - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena (El Ganador Tour)
• Puff Pieces, Governess, TK Echo - Comet Ping Pong
• Ramsey Lelwis Quintet - the Hamilton
• Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis) (All-Ages Matinee)
• Tamar Braxton - Howard Theatre
• Vintage #18 - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• War on Women, Bat Fangs, and We Were Black Clouds - Rock & Roll Hotel (R&R 11-Year Anniversary)


Sunday, 27 August 2017 [link to this day]

• the Asian American Music Society - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Bolzer, Trepaneringsritualen, Cemetery Piss, and Extermination Angel - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Caz Gardiner - Galaxy Hut
• Cyrus Chestnut Trio - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Doubleclicks and Danielle Ate the Sandwich - Jammin' Java
• Drop Electric, Small Leaks Sink Ships, and We Were Black Clouds - Black Cat (Backstage: United Against Islamophobia concert series)
• Last Days of Summer Fest: Judahughes, the Afterparty, MX-51, Lost In Serenty, Relentless Souls, and Demyze - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Lorrie Morgan - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• the Neal Morse Band - Baltimore SoundStage
• PJ Morton, MAJOR, and ASH. - the Hamilton
• Puddle of Mudd - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis) (All-Ages Matinee)
• Qahmad Johnson - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Shelby Lunne & Allison Moorer and Rick Brantley - Birchmere


Monday, 28 August 2017 [link to this day]

• #Yoga4All - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Anthony Hamilton - Birchmere - sold out
• Ben Patterson Big Band (CD release party) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Catscan!, Cult Wife, Herschel Hoover, and Trajectories - DC9
• Fortunate Youth - Jammin' Java
• High Command, Narrow Grave, and World Peace - Slash Run [201 Upshur St NW, WDC]
• Scott H. Biram & Gallows Bound - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]


Tuesday, 29 August 2017 [link to this day]

• Bernard Mavritte - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Dale Watson & His Lone Stars - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Dreamer & Son, Acadia, Elizabeth II, and Kid Brother - DC9
• Eidola & the Ongoing Concept and Save Us from the Archon - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• mc chris and Cowabunga Pizza Time - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• the Summer Musical Theatre Training Program Showcase - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Trapped Under Ice, Fury, Freedom, and Wildhoney - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)


Wednesday, 30 August 2017 [link to this day]

• Akua Allrich - Strathmore (Live from the Lawn)
• Andaiye & Devine Nature - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Go Mod Go! and the Captivators - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Marcia Ball - Birchmere
• Marty Nau - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Michael Bolton and Dave Koz ≈ Larry Graham - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Ms. Fridrich's Messy Ann Band, the Beanstalk Library, and Ilyaimy - DC9
• Soul by the Sea starring Gladys Knight & Chante Moore - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Tribute to Chris Cornell with Mike Moran's 100% Original Cover Band, plus depression-based stand-up comedy from Mickey Cucciella & more - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• the United States Army String Quartet - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)


Thursday, 31 August 2017 [link to this day]

• Amanda Shires and Kathryn Rheault - Birchmere
• Beausoleil avec Michael Doucet - the Hamilton
• Brie Capone and Andy Palmer - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Cher - the Theater at MGM National Harbor [7100 Oxon Hill Rd, Oxon Hill, MD]
• Chris Thomas King - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Drunk Education with Elizabeth Bruenig, Asawin Suebsaeng, Alexandra Petri - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Fast Eddie & the Slowpokes - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Feelfree and Signal Fire - Gypsy Sally's
• Guided By Voices - Ottobar (Baltimore) - sold out
• Il Divo - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Jazz Band Master Class - Twins Jazz (7:30 PM Show only)
• Maimouna Youssef & DJ Dummy Vintage Babies album release concert with Kasaundra Shields and Larry Lancaster - Baltimore SoundStage
• Noah Guthrie - Jammin' Java
• Shortgarden (Soundgarden tribute), STT (Stone Temple Pilots tribute), and the Good Time Boy (Red Hot Chili Peppers tribute) - Fillmore Silver Spring (DC101's Grunge Gala)
• Washed Out and Dega - 9:30 Club


Friday, 1 September 2017 [link to this day]

• The Ambassador: Jimi Hendrix - A 50th Anniversary and 75th Birthday Concert Event - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• The Band Battle - Finals - Jammin' Java
• Chris Thomas King - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Covered With Jam - IOTA Club & Café
• Eat Yer Meat: Celebrating the 40th anniversary of "Animals" featuring The Last Rewind (Phish tribute) - Gypsy Sally's
• Jungle Fever with Mista Selecta and Mane Squeeze - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Kenny Lattimore - Birchmere
• Laser Background, Benny Boeldt, Other Colors, and Reagan Cats - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• NBA Youngboy - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Selwyn Birchwood - the Hamilton
• Sextile - DC9
• Slippery When Wet (Bon Jovi tribute) - State Theatre


Saturday, 2 September 2017 [link to this day]

• 1st Annual DMV Music Festival featuring Tyrese, Ginuwine, Joe, Monica, and Vivian Green - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena
• Band of Us - DC9
• BOLO (Bridge of Togetherness) - Lisner Auditorium
• Bryson Tiller and H.E.R. & Metro Boomin - Wolf Trap (Filene Center - Set It Off Tour)
• Cher - the Theater at MGM National Harbor [7100 Oxon Hill Rd, Oxon Hill, MD]
• Chris Thomas King - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Covered With Jam - IOTA Club & Café
• the Currys - Jammin' Java
• Deceased, Blood Feast, Lurking Corpses, and Rat Infested - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Dos Santos and Money Chica - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• eddie from ohio - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• the Flying Eyes, Foghound, Lazlo Lee & the Motherless Children, and Drone Theory - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Funky Dawgz Brass Band (album release party) and Fletcher's Grove - Gypsy Sally's
• Kevin Jackson & Anissa Hargrove - the Hamilton
• Laser Background, Two Inch Astronaut, and Klauss - Comet Ping Pong
• Paul Mooney - Baltimore SoundStage
• Pure Disgust, Blazing Eye, Exit Order, Protester, and Rashomon - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Squirrel Nut Zippers - Birchmere
• A Summer's Night - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)


Sunday, 3 September 2017 [link to this day]

• Asleep at the Wheel and Michelle Lordi - Birchmere
• Baltimore Comedy Festival: Tony Woods and host Mike Quindlen with Michael Furr, Dave Butler, Krystal The Pistol, Ronald James, Ian Salyers, Ivan Martin, & Maria Sanchez - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Cher - the Theater at MGM National Harbor [7100 Oxon Hill Rd, Oxon Hill, MD]
• Chris Thomas King - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• A Giant Dog - DC9
• Haken and Sithu Aye - Rock & Roll Hotel (10th Anniversary Tour)
• I Love the 90s: TLC, Kid n Play, Montell Jordan, Rob Base, C& C Music Factory, Snap - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Julieta Venegas - State Theatre
• Matchbox Twenty and Counting Crows - Jiffy Lube Live (A Brief History of Everything Tour)
• MattyB feat. The Haschak Sisters - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• NSO: Labor Day Capitol Concert 2017 with Aoife O'Donovan - West Lawn of the US Capitol [1 1st Street NW, WDC]
• REV909: Daft Punk/Indie Dance Tribute & French House Classics with Will Eastman and Ozker - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Squirrel Nut Zippers - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)


Monday, 4 September 2017 [link to this day]

• Downtown Boys - DC9
• Shroud Eater and Corpse Light - Ottobar (Baltimore) (Free Upstairs Show)


Tuesday, 5 September 2017 [link to this day]

• A Giant Dog, Scroll Downers, Hollywood Blanks, and Solitary Set - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Lee Roy Parnell - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Lilly Hiatt and Brian Dunne - Jammin' Java
• Scott "Bugs" Allen - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Smith Street Band and Astronautalis - DC9
• Sting, Joe Sumner, and the Last Bandoleros - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)


Wednesday, 6 September 2017 [link to this day]

• Attalla - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Avery Sunshine - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Bayside: The Walking Wounded 10 year anniversary tour with Potty Mouth - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• the Electric Grandmother (album release show), Stronger Sex, and Catscan! - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Kurt Rosenwinkel - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Pallbearer, Kayo Dot, and Bask - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Sting, Joe Sumner, and the Last Bandoleros - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)


Thursday, 7 September 2017 [link to this day]

• Andrew Duhon - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Cher - the Theater at MGM National Harbor [7100 Oxon Hill Rd, Oxon Hill, MD]
• Depeche Mode - Capital One Arena (formerly Verizon Center) (Global Spirit Tour)
• Erin McKeown and the Cabin Project - 6th & I
• INVSN - DC9
• Japanese Breakfast, Mannequin Pussy, and the Spirit of the Beehive - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Matthew Sweet and Tommy Keene - Birchmere
• Mike Stern - Dennis Chambers with Tom Kennedy & Randy Brecker - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Pablo Cruise - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Pat Green and Casey Donahew - 9:30 Club
• Protomartyr, Melkbelly, and Big Mouth - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Rhett Miller - the Hamilton
• Satisfaction (Rolling Stones tribute) - Jammin' Java
Zakk Sabbath and Lionize - Baltimore SoundStage CANCELLED


Friday, 8 September 2017 [link to this day]

• the Brian Jonestown Massacre and Dot Dash - 9:30 Club
• Dan Croll and the Dig - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Dead Crfoss and Secret Chiefs 3 - Baltimore SoundStage
• Jackal, Basscamp, and SMASHA - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• the James Brown Dance Party: the Funkiest All-Star Tribute In Show Business - the Hamilton
• Lightshow - Fillmore Silver Spring
• London Calling (a tribute to the legendary British bands of the 60s and 70s) - Jammin' Java
• the Manhattans featuring Gerald Alston - Birchmere
• Marco Antonio Solis - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena
• Matthew Sweet - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Mike Stern - Dennis Chambers with Tom Kennedy & Randy Brecker - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Mount Eerie - St. Stephen & the Incarnation Episcopal Church
• NE-HI - DC9
• Shabazz Palaces, Porter Ray, and DJ Ayescold - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Sun Dogs - State Theatre
• Taking Back Sunday - Power Plant Live [34 Market Place, Baltimore, MD]
• Tei Shi - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Trevor Noah - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall - 7 PM & 9:30 PM)


Saturday, 9 September 2017 [link to this day]

• 2 Chainz and Young Dolph - Fillmore Silver Spring (Pretty Girls Like Trap Music Tour 2017)
• the Afghan Whigs and Har Mar Superstar - 9:30 Club
• Apocalyptica: plays Metallica by Four Cellos Tour - Lincoln Theatre
• ARIZONA and Glades - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM) - sold out
• the Bayside Tigers (90s Tribute) - State Theatre
• Big Thief, Lucy Dacus, and Molly Sarlé - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Birdtalker - Jammin' Java (Late show - 9:30 PM)
• Brad Paisley, Dustin Lynch, Chase Bryant, and Lindsay Ell - Jiffy Lube Live (2017 Country Megaticket)
• Chante Moore - Howard Theatre (8 PM Show)
• Cher - the Theater at MGM National Harbor [7100 Oxon Hill Rd, Oxon Hill, MD]
• the Dangerous Summer - Metro Gallery (Baltimore) - sold out
• Deep Sugar 14th Anniversary with DJ Byron b2b Mookie Wizzo - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Echoheart, All Of Sun, Never Hide, Face Value, Dakota Kade - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Gustavo Dudamel and the National Youth Orchestra of Venezuela - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Kix - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Live at the Fillmore (The Original Allman Brothers Band tribute) - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Luther Re-Lives with Dre Olivia Tillman - the Hamilton
• Michael Martelly - Howard Theatre (Late show - 11 PM)
• Mike Stern - Dennis Chambers with Tom Kennedy & Randy Brecker - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• My Brother My Brother & Me (podcast) - Lisner Auditorium - sold out
• Parthenon Huxley performs new songs & rare nuggets - Jammin' Java (Early show - 6 PM)
Picture This - Rock & Roll Hotel NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Psycho Killers (Talking Heads tribute) - Gypsy Sally's
• Sarah Potenza and Paleface - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• the Seldom Scene & Jonathan Edwards - Birchmere
• Shabazz Palaces, Porter Ray, Bobbi Rush, JPEGMafia, and Station North Sadboi - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Smantx EP release show with the Henchmen, Yo No Say, Milton J & the Leftovers, and Thunder Club - Baltimore SoundStage
• Team Familiar - Strathmore (Live from the Lawn)
• Trevor Noah - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)


Sunday, 10 September 2017 [link to this day]

• Aldous Harding - DC9
• Beverly and EZTV - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Cher - the Theater at MGM National Harbor [7100 Oxon Hill Rd, Oxon Hill, MD]
• the Fabulous Hubcaps - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Hot Rize - Birchmere
• Mike Stern - Dennis Chambers with Tom Kennedy & Randy Brecker - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Nathan For You - Sneak Peak and Q&A - Lincoln Theatre
• Nick Murphy (Chet Faker), Charlotte Cardin, and Heathered Pearls - 9:30 Club
• Rick Springfield and Richard Marx - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• the Rumpus Room with Marc Meistro and Stereo Faith - U St Music Hall (11 AM Show)
• Teenage Bottlerocket, OC45, and Beatnik Termites - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Tom Jones - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Tom Russell Duo (album release show) - Jammin' Java


Monday, 11 September 2017 [link to this day]

• Alison Moyet (of Yazoo) - 6th & I
• Hurray for the Riff Raff and Xenia Rubinos - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Jarrod Lawson - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Nick Murphy (Chet Faker), Charlotte Cardin, and Heathered Pearls - 9:30 Club
• Slaves, Secrets, Out Came the Wolves, and Picturesque - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Tank & the Bangas and Sweet Crude - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM) - sold out
• Tim Darcy and Devon Welsh - DC9


Tuesday, 12 September 2017 [link to this day]

• 2Cellos - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Bellydance Evolution - Birchmere
• Best Coast, Snail Mail, and Vayda - Ottobar (Baltimore) - sold out
• Frankie Rose and Splashh - DC9
• Mondo Cozmo and Flagship - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Nicole Atkins - the Hamilton
• Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo and Toto - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Rod Picott - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Stanley Jordan - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Steve Earle & the Dukes and the Mastersons - Baltimore SoundStage
• Swervedriver: performing Raise and Mezcal Head - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Swing Shift - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Tom Jones - the Theater at MGM National Harbor [7100 Oxon Hill Rd, Oxon Hill, MD]
• UB40 Legends Ali, Astro, & Mickey - Howard Theatre


Wednesday, 13 September 2017 [link to this day]

• Big Bad Voodoo Daddy - Birchmere
• Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears and Lightnin Malcolm - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Don Q, Loso Loaded, S.U. the Clique, and Drewskii Doe - Baltimore SoundStage
• El Ten Eleven and Sego - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Garrison Keillor's Love & Comedy Tour 2017 featuring Richard Dworsky & The Road Hounds, Heather Masse, and Fred Newman - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Joseph and Bailen - 9:30 Club
• Julian Velard - DC9
• Karla Bonoff - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• the Last Revel and special guest TBA - Gypsy Sally's
• Paramore - the Theater at MGM National Harbor [7100 Oxon Hill Rd, Oxon Hill, MD]
• Sonder - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• St. Paul & the Broken Bones and Banditos - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Veronneau (CD release party) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Yes featuring Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin, & Rick Wakeman - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)


Thursday, 14 September 2017 [link to this day]

• Andy Woodhull & "Mello" Mike Miller - AMP
• Big Bad Voodoo Daddy - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Boyce Avenue - Fillmore Silver Spring
• BSO: Tchaikovsky Thrill Ride - Strathmore (Music Center)
• David Liebe Hart (Adult Swim / Tim & Eric) - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Dennis DeYoung & the Music of Styx - Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts [801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD]
• Dust Moth, Mustard Gas & Roses (featuring Mike Gallagher from the band Isis), and Thought Eater - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• the Funky Meters - the Hamilton
• J Balvin - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena (Energia Tour)
• NOTS (Goner Records, Memphis) - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Penny & Sparrow and Lowland Hum - Birchmere
• Prophets of Rage - 9:30 Club
• Steve Martin & Martin Short - Wolf Trap (Filene Center - An Evening You Will Forget for the Rest of Your Lives)
• Varsity - Comet Ping Pong
• Waker - DC9
• the Werks & Passafire - U St Music Hall (Early show - 6 PM)
• Wild Belle and Fred Thomas - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Yellowjackets - Blues Alley (Two shows)


Friday, 15 September 2017 [link to this day]

• 2017 NEA National Heritage Fellowships Concert - Lisner Auditorium
• Appetite for Destruction (Guns N' Roses tribute) - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys - IOTA Club & Café
• Brockhampton - Rock & Roll Hotel (Two shows - 6 PM & 10 PM)
• Bruno Martini - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Chris Smither - the Hamilton
• Christine Lavin - Jammin' Java
• Electric Guest and TOMI - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Frenship and William Bolton - DC9 (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• Inquisition, UADA, and Volahn - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Karla Bonoff - Birchmere
• Kendall Street Company and Iron Eyes Cody - Gypsy Sally's
• MHD - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Ms Lauryn Hill & Nas with Hannibal Buress and Chronixx - Jiffy Lube Live
• NSO Pops: Blue Suede Tunes with Frankie Moreno - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Pasadena's farewell show with Bumpin Uglies, Bond & Bentley, the Grilled Lincolns, Sweet Leda, and Minlus & McCracken - Baltimore SoundStage
• Steve Martin & Martin Short - Wolf Trap (Filene Center - An Evening You Will Forget for the Rest of Your Lives)
• Sturgill Simpson and Fantastic Negrito - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• Sun Ra Arkestra under the direction of Marshall Allen - Ottobar (Baltimore) (Celebrated Summer's 11th & Ottobar's 20th Anniversary Bash)
• Ted Leo & the Pharmacists - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• the Weeknd, Gucci Mane, and Nav - Capital One Arena (formerly Verizon Center) (Starboy: Legend of the Fall 2017 World Tour: Phase 2)
• Yellowjackets - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• ZOSO (Led Zeppelin tribute) - State Theatre


Saturday, 16 September 2017 [link to this day]

• 3rd Annual Wounded Warrior Benefit Concert - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Arcade Fire - Capital One Arena (formerly Verizon Center) (Infinite Content Tour)
• Astrid S and Jasmine Thompson - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Candy Machine, Roads to Space Travel, and DJ David Koslowski (of Liquor Bike/Gerty/Baby's On Fire) - Ottobar (Baltimore) (Ottobar's 20-year anniversary bash)
• Cheetah Chrome's Dead Boys Set with Ravagers, the Goons, Natioanl Razor F.D.I.C., DJ El Suprimo - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Coyote Peterson - Lincoln Theatre (Brave Adventures Tour)
• Dada and the Trews - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Dream Discs: the Rolling Stones Sticky Fingers and Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers Damn the Torpedoes - the Hamilton
• Feed Me Disco ft. Eau Claire - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Gavin Turek - DC9
• Gipsy Kings featuring Nicolas Reyes and Tonino Baliardo - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Maysa - Birchmere
• NSO Pops: Blue Suede Tunes with Frankie Moreno - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Obituary, Exodus, Power Trip, and Dust Bolt - Baltimore SoundStage
• Sam Hunt, Maren Morris, Chris Janson, and Ryan Follese - Jiffy Lube Live (15 in a 30 Tour)
• Shenandoah Run - Jammin' Java
• the Skip Castro Band - Gypsy Sally's
• Stephen Wade (DC's Banjo Dancing master) - AMP
• Ted Leo & the Pharmacists - Black Cat (Mainstage)
The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening with Cary Elwes - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Trial By Fire (Journey tribute) - State Theatre
• The Weight Band featuring members of the Band, Levon Helm Band, & Rick Danko Group - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Xiu Xiu and H.O.W. & Re-Tros (Beijing post-punk) - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Yellowjackets - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Young the Giant, Cold War Kids, and Joywave - Merriweather Post Pavilion (Home of the Strange Tour)


Sunday, 17 September 2017 [link to this day]

• BadBadNotGood - 9:30 Club
• BoDeans: Stripped Down, Beautiful Renditions of BoDeans Classics - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis) (Rescheduled from 4/30/17)
• Dada and the Trews - State Theatre
• Daddy Yankee - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• David Ryan Harris - Jammin' Java
• Diet Cig, Ratboys, Bacchae, and Alain Ginsberg - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Insane Clown Posse - TBA [DC] (See more here.)
• Jason Richardson (ex-Chelsea Grin / All That Remains) & Luke Holland (ex-the Word Alive) with the Reign of Kindo, Stolas, & Body Thief - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Paul Kelly - the Hamilton
• Ralphie May - Birchmere
• Wild Kard 2017 The 1st Tour in America Pt. 2 - Warner Theatre
• Yellowjackets - Blues Alley (Two shows)


Monday, 18 September 2017 [link to this day]

• the Bachelor Boys - IOTA Club & Café
the Cranberries - 9:30 Club - sold out CANCELLED
• Dave Kline Band (CD release party) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• In the Vane of . . . Bruce Springsteen: Annapolis artists playing tributes & Springsteen-inspired originals - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Jake Clemons - Baltimore SoundStage
• Randy Newman - Birchmere
• Sleeping With Sirens, the White Noise, Palaye Royale, and Chase Atlantic - Ottobar (Baltimore) (Gossip Tour)


Tuesday, 19 September 2017 [link to this day]

• Adam Ant and Glam Skanks - Baltimore SoundStage (the Anthems Tour)
• Broken Social Scene and Belle Game - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Caamp - DC9
• Chris Kimball's Milk Street Live! - Lisner Auditorium
• Ed Sheeran - Capital One Arena (formerly Verizon Center)
• Kari Faux, Babeo Baggins, and Sugg Savage - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Randy Newman - Birchmere
• Remnants and Hez - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Rodney Crowell - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)


Wednesday, 20 September 2017 [link to this day]

• Alejandro Lerner - State Theatre
• Ana Popovic - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Brand X Reunion Show featuring Goodsall Percy Jones, Kenny Grohowski, Chris Clark, Scott Weinberger with the Jane Getter Premonition, an "all-star" jazz/fusion band featuring Adam Holzman (Miles Davis), Mark Egan (Pat Methany, Elements), Rocky Bryant, and Alex Skolnick (Testament, Alex Skolnick Trio) - Birchmere
• Broken Social Scene and Belle Game - 9:30 Club
• Brushy One String with live band - Gypsy Sally's
• Ed Sheeran - Capital One Arena (formerly Verizon Center)
• Gabrielle Aplin and John Splithoff - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Jax Jones - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Lizz Wright - Howard Theatre
• Marcus Mitchell - Marcus Young - Marcus Canty - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Middle Kids - Rock & Roll Hotel
• the Movielife, the Early November, and Heart Attack Man - Baltimore SoundStage
• Radney Foster (special acoustic CD/book release party) and Chad Elliott - the Hamilton
• VetsAid 2017: Joe Walsh, Zac Brown Band, Keith Urban, and Gary Clark Jr. - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena
• Whiskey Shivers and Billy Strings - Black Cat (Backstage)


Thursday, 21 September 2017 [link to this day]

• the Accused A.D., Enemy of the State, and WarXGames - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• the Blasters - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Digable Planets - Howard Theatre (Rescheduled from 5/16/17)
• Drab Majesty, StatiqBloom, Koev Halev, and DJ Hysteria - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Grieves - DC9
• John Waite - AMP
• Love Theme, Bernardino Femminielli, and Andrew Bernstein - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Mason Jennings - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Nothing More, As Lions, My Ticket Home, and Hell or Highwater - Baltimore SoundStage
• Ruff Ryders 20th Anniversary Tour: DMX, Eve, Swizz B eatz, the Lox, Drag-On, with special guest Fat Joe - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena)
• Sinjin Hawke & Zora Jones with Rewak - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Trina Broussard - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Vérité - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Valerie June - Birchmere


Friday, 22 September 2017 [link to this day]

• 5J Barrow - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Aaron Watson and Gunnar & the Grizzly Boys - 9:30 Club (Early show - 6 PM)
• Almost Queen (Queen tribute) - State Theatre
• Ben Ottewell of Gomez - DC9
Bernstein on Broadway - Kennedy Center (Eisenhower Theater)
• Between the Buried & Me, the Contortionist, Polyphia, and Toothgrinder - Baltimore SoundStage - sold out
• Bill O'Reilly, Dennis Miller, and Jesse Watters - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena) (The Spin Stops Here Tour 2017)
• Coast Modern - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Cold As Life, Dead and Dreaming, Trail Of Lies, Queensway, End It - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Dina Martina; Fine Avec Me! - Howard Theatre
• Drab Majesty, Statiqbloom, and DJ Dianamatic - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC]
• Frankie Cosmos and Ian Sweet - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Hovvdy and Yowler - Comet Ping Pong
• J.Phlip with Sacha Robotti, Brian Billion - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• John McCutcheon - Birchmere
• Mutemath - Play Dead Live - Fillmore Silver Spring
• No BS! Brass Band - Gypsy Sally's
Selma: A Film and Live Music Event with the NSO Pops, Jason Moran, and others - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• the Simon & Garfunkel Story - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Sleeping With Sirens - Rock & Roll Hotel (Gossip Tour) - sold out
• Space Jesus - 9:30 Club (Late Show - 10 PM)
• the SteelDrivers - the Hamilton
• Will Calhoun: Celebrating Elvin Jones (drummer from Living Colour) - Blues Alley (Two shows)


Saturday, 23 September 2017 [link to this day]

• Alison Krauss and David Gray - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• BSO: Poetic Fire - Strathmore (Music Center)
• the Cribs and Paws - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Decapitated, Thy Art is Murder, Fallujah, Ghost Bath, and Silent on Fifth Street - Baltimore SoundStage
• Escape-ism & Light Beams (split 7" release show) - Comet Ping Pong
• Jay Som and Stef Chura - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Jeffrey Osborne - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Kevin James - Warner Theatre
• LaPêche and J.Robbins - DC9
• the Legwarmers (80s tribute) - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Mark Farina - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Not Even Record Release Show - Jammin' Java
• PageNinetyNine, Majority Rule, Wildhoney, and Post Pink - Ottobar (Baltimore) (Celebrated Summer's 11th & Ottobar's 20th Anniversary Bash - a benefit for 901 Arts)
• Red Molly: One For All & All For One - Birchmere
• Story District Presents I Did It For the Story: A Tribute to 20 Years of Storytelling - Lincoln Theatre (Presented by Story District)
• Will Calhoun: Celebrating Elvin Jones (drummer from Living Colour) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Will Hoge - the Hamilton
• X (40th Anniversary Tour) and Skating Polly - State Theatre


Sunday, 24 September 2017 [link to this day]

• Ari Hest - AMP
• Avery*Sunshine - Birchmere
• Ben Tankard featuring Phil French (sax) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Black Lillies - Mansion on O St [2020 O St NW, WDC]
• Eric Brace, Peter Cooper, & Thomm Jutz Trio - Jammin' Java
• Hanson - Fillmore Silver Spring (25th Anniversary Middle of Everywhere Tour) - sold out
• Jeffrey Osborne - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Jen Kirkman - Howard Theatre (the All New Material, Girl Tour 2017)
• NSO: Season Opening Gala Concert - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Rare Essence - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• UFO, Saxon, and Jared James Nichols - Baltimore SoundStage
WPOC Sunday in the Country: Rascal Flatts, Billy Currington, Scotty McCreery, Dylan Scott, Carly Pearce, Levon - Merriweather Post Pavilion (Doors @ 1 PM)
• Zealyn - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)


Monday, 25 September 2017 [link to this day]

• Drew Tucker & the New Standard - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Dylan Moran and Grumbling Mustard - Lincoln Theatre
• Katy Perry - Capital One Arena (formerly Verizon Center) (Witness: The Tour)
• Tops and Faith Healer - DC9
• Väsen - Jammin' Java
• Wire and Noveller - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Wishbone Ash - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis) (the Tough & Tender Tour)


Tuesday, 26 September 2017 [link to this day]

• Big Ups, Two Inch Astronaut, and the Effects - DC9
• Chris Hillman & Herb Pedersen with Jon Jorgenson with Jonathan Mudd - Birchmere
• Jesse Cook - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Steve Smith & Vital Information NYC Edition - Andy Fusco, Mark Soskin, Vinny Valentino, & Baron Browne - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Stiff Little Fingers and Death by Unga Bunga - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• the Toasters and Caz Gardiner - Black Cat (Backstage)
• TOPS and Faith Healer - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Trevor Hall and East Forest - 9:30 Club
• Yelle - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)


Wednesday, 27 September 2017 [link to this day]

• Chantae Cann - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Epica, Lacuna Coil, Insomnium, and Elantris - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Jesse Cook and Christine Lenee - Birchmere (Beyond Borders Tour 2017)
• Langhorne Slim and Twain - 6th & I
• Mandolin Orange - 9:30 Club
• Marilyn Manson - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Open Mike Eagle and Scallops Hotel - Black Cat (Backstage)
• the Queers, the Ataris, and Canker Blossom - Baltimore SoundStage
• Saint Etienne - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Solardo & Latmun - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Touché Amoré, Single Mothers, and Gouge Away - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Wynonna & the Big Noise - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• XYLO - DC9


Thursday, 28 September 2017 [link to this day]

• Arkaik, Alterbeast, Inanimate Existence, Bound By The Grave, Condemn The Infecte - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, Guy Grams, Eva Rhymes, MC Bravado, and Donnie Breeze - Baltimore SoundStage
• Craig Shoemaker - AMP
• Electric Six - Black Cat (Backstage)
• GoGo Penguin - the Hamilton
• NSO (Cristian Macelaru, conductor) with Cameron Carpenter (organ): Copland (suite from Appalachian Spring), Adams (Short Ride in a Fast Machine), Copland (Symphony for Organ and Orchestra), and Bernstein (Divertimento) - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• the Push Stars (reunion show) - Jammin' Java
• Rainer Maria - Rock & Roll Hotel
• the Rippingtons featuring Russ Freeman - Birchmere
• Songhoy Blues - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Terence Blanchard E-Collective - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Together Pangea, Daddy Issues, and Lala Lala - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Two Owls, Savage Patch, and Tripnotic b2b Infexzion - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• VNV Nation and iVardensphere - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Wynonna & the Big Noise - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)


Friday, 29 September 2017 [link to this day]

• Atlas Road Crew and the Artisanals - U St Music Hall (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• Bruno Mars and Dua Lipa - Capital One Arena (formerly Verizon Center) (24K Magic Tour) - sold out
• Fillmore Flashback: 80s vs 90s Dance Party featuring Biz Markie - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Here Come the Mummies - Birchmere
• Jake Miller, the Stolen, and Tian - Baltimore SoundStage
• NSO (Cristian Macelaru, conductor) with Cameron Carpenter (organ): Copland (suite from Appalachian Spring), Adams (Short Ride in a Fast Machine), Copland (Symphony for Organ and Orchestra), and Bernstein (Divertimento) - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Oliver and Bit Funk - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• PigPen Theatre Co. and David Luning - Jammin' Java
• Pressing Strings - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Quicksand - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Terence Blanchard E-Collective - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Thundercat - 9:30 Club
• Torres - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Wild Cub - DC9 (Early show - 6:30 PM)


Saturday, 30 September 2017 [link to this day]

• the Bad Plus - the Hamilton
• Beijing No. 166 High School & Freedom High School Intercultural Music Concert - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Bruno Mars and Dua Lipa - Capital One Arena (formerly Verizon Center) (24K Magic Tour)
• Crystal Castles - 9:30 Club
• DJ Pierre and Beyun - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Electric Six - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Issues - Fillmore Silver Spring (Headspace Tour)
• Joon Moon - DC9 (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• the Lemon Twigs and Cut Worms - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Leo Kottke - Birchmere
• NSO (Cristian Macelaru, conductor) with Cameron Carpenter (organ): Copland (suite from Appalachian Spring), Adams (Short Ride in a Fast Machine), Copland (Symphony for Organ and Orchestra), and Bernstein (Divertimento) - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Pinback and Savak - Rock & Roll Hotel (Autumn of the Seraphs 10th Anniversary Tour)
• Russ Liquid and Marvel Years - Baltimore SoundStage
• Several Species (Pink Floyd tribute) - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Sinbad - Warner Theatre
• Technicolor Motor Home (Steely Dan tribute) - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Terence Blanchard E-Collective - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Young Dubliners - AMP
• Zola Jesus and John Wiese - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)


Sunday, 1 October 2017 [link to this day]

• the Church and the Helio Sequence - 9:30 Club
• Harry Styles - DAR Constitution Hall
• Keith Sweat - the Theater at MGM National Harbor [7100 Oxon Hill Rd, Oxon Hill, MD] (Magic 102.3 30th Anniversary Concert Series)
• Mashrou' Leila - Birchmere (In the Flex Stage)
• Pinback and Savak - Rock & Roll Hotel (Autumn of the Seraphs 10th Anniversary Tour)
• the Psychedelic Furs and Bash & Pop - Baltimore SoundStage
• the Secret Sisters - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Terence Blanchard E-Collective - Blues Alley (Two shows)


Monday, 2 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Ásgeir - 6th & I
• Leo Kottke - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Oh Wonder and Sigrid - 9:30 Club
• the Script - Lincoln Theatre
• Venom Inc, Goatwhore, Toxic Holocaust, and the Convalescence - Baltimore SoundStage (Bloodstained Earth Tour)


Tuesday, 3 October 2017 [link to this day]

the Chris Robinson Brotherhood - Baltimore SoundStage CANCELLED
• Enrique Iglesias and Pitbull - Capital One Arena (formerly Verizon Center)
• Fastball - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Greta Van Fleet and the Glorious Sons - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Herman's Hermits starring Peter Noone - Birchmere
• the Huntress & Holder of Hands - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Manchester Orchestra, Tigers Jaw, and Foxing - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Pelican and Jaye Jayle - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Saint Pé + Crocodiles - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Shopkins Live! - Warner Theatre
• Sweet Spirit & Tinnarose - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)


Wednesday, 4 October 2017 [link to this day]

• the Bronx, Plague Vendor, and '68 - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Chicano Batman / Khruangbin - 9:30 Club
• Denzel Curry and Show Me the Body - Baltimore SoundStage (Illegal Civ Cinema Tour)
• Digitour: Goodtimes - State Theatre
• the Kooks and Barns Courtney - Lincoln Theatre
• Nick Hakim and Sam Evian - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Peter Bernstein - Larry Goldings - Bill Stewart Trio - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Psychedelic Furs: The Singles Tour with special guest Bash & Pop - Birchmere (In the Flex Stage)
• Rise Against - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• the Secret Sisters - the Hamilton
• Terri Clark - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)


Thursday, 5 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Aquilo and Yoke Lore - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Bleep Bloop, NastyNasty, and sumthin sumthin - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Cafe Tacvba - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Charlie Hunter Trio - Jammin' Java
• Cigarettes After Sex - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Here Come the Mummies - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• KMFDM, OHGR, and Lord of the Lost - State Theatre (2017 Hell Yeah Tour)
• Needtobreathe and Billy Raffoul - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Paperhaus (record release show), Natural Velvet, Joseph & the Beasts, and :3Lon - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• RAC - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Terri Clark (solo) - Birchmere
• Tim Barry, Gallows Bound, and Roger Harvey - DC9
• Voiceplay - Baltimore SoundStage
• the Wonder Years: Intimate Acoustic Tour with the Obsessives and Jetty Bones - Ottobar (Baltimore) - sold out


Friday, 6 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Awkward Sex . . . And the City - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Banditos - DC9 (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• BSO Off the Cuff: Wagner's Quest - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Euge Groove - Birchmere
• Front 242, Distorted, Retrospect, Venal Flesh, and DJ Neska - Baltimore SoundStage
• Have Mercy, Boston Manor, Can't Swim, and A Will Away - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Hundred Waters and Kelsey Lu - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Kitchen Dwellers and Horeshoes & Hand Grenades - Gypsy Sally's
• Melody's Echo Chamber - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Metz and Uniform - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Naomi Punk - Comet Ping Pong
• Sonny Fodera - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Tash Sultana and Pierce Brothers - 9:30 Club - sold out


Saturday, 7 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Alvvays - Rock & Roll Hotel - sold out
• Cameron Esposito & Rhea Butcher: Back To Back - 9:30 Club (Early show - 7 PM)
• Cloakroom - Comet Ping Pong
• Conner Youngblood - DC9 (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• the Dig and KOLARS - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Luca Lush - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Madeintyo, 24Hrs, and K Swisha - Baltimore SoundStage
• Michael Feinstein - AMP
• the Midtown Men (from the original Broadway cast of Jersey Boys) - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Nate Staniforth: Real Magic Tour - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Paul Weller - Lincoln Theatre
• Thomas Rhett - Jiffy Lube Live (2017 Country Megaticket)
• Timeflies, DAWIN, and Loote - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Troyboi - 9:30 Club (Late show - 10 PM)
• the Whispers - Birchmere
• Wye Oak and Luke Temple - Ottobar (Baltimore) - sold out


Sunday, 8 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Alvvays - Rock & Roll Hotel
• BSO: Wagner's Quest - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)
• Cayetana and Hemming - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• the Devil Wears Prada, Veil of Maya, Silent Planet, and Thousand Below - Baltimore SoundStage (No Sun / No Moon Tour)
• Glass Animals and Amber Mark - 9:30 Club - sold out
• In This Moment, Of Mice & Men, and Avatar - Fillmore Silver Spring (Half God - Half Devil Tour)
• the James Hunter Six - the Hamilton
• Lisa Loeb - AMP (8:30 PM Concert)
• Lisa Loeb Kids' Concert: Kids' Pajama Jam Party - AMP (4 PM Concert)
• Rata Blanca - State Theatre
• Wand and Darto - DC9
• the Whispers - Birchmere


Monday, 9 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Glass Animals and Amber Mark - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Halsey, PartyNextDoor, and Charlie XCX - Capital One Arena (formerly Verizon Center) (Hopeless Fountain Kingdom World Tour)
• KMFDM, Ohgr, and Lord of the Lost - Baltimore SoundStage
• Lany - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Max Frost - DC9
• Tides of Man - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Wynonna & the Big Noise - Birchmere (Roots & Revival Tour 2017)


Tuesday, 10 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Buddy Guy - Birchmere
• Hudson: DeJohnette, Grenadier, Medeski, Scofield - the Hamilton
• Matisyahu, Common Kings, and Orphan - Lincoln Theatre (the Broken Crowns Tour)
• Ron Pope, Ages & Ages, and the Heart Of - 9:30 Club
• Turnover, Elvis Depressedly, and Emma Ruth Rundle - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Widowspeak and Clearance - DC9


Wednesday, 11 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Charlie Parr - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Emily Saliers - Birchmere (Murmuration Nation Tour)
• Mura Masa and Joey Purp - 9:30 Club
• Ricardo Arjona - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena (Circo Soledad Tour)
• Tedd Baker Quartet (CD release party) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Witt Lowry and Ro Ransom - Baltimore SoundStage (I Could Not Plan This Tour)


Thursday, 12 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Andrew W.K. - Rock & Roll Hotel - sold out
• Brasil Guitar Duo - Strathmore (Mansion)
• BSO: Cirque Goes Broadway - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Foo Fighters and the Struts - The Anthem [901 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC] - sold out
• Incognito - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Kevin Lee - AMP
• Laser Spectacular presents the music of Pink Floyd - State Theatre
• Mindi Abair & the Boneshakers - Birchmere
• Rachelle Ferrell - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Together Live - Warner Theatre
• Vagabon and Nnamdi Ogbonnaya - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Wolves in the Throne Room and Pillorian - Baltimore SoundStage


Friday, 13 October 2017 [link to this day]

• 10,000 Maniacs - performing In My Tribe in its entirety and more with Julian Velard - Birchmere
• Against Me!, Bleached, and the Dirty Nil - 9:30 Club
• Andrew Belle (Dive Deep album release) - Jammin' Java
• Black Alley Band and Footwerk - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Blind Pilot and Charlie Cunningham - Lincoln Theatre
• Cash'd Out - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• the Courtneys and Versing - DC9
• David Grisman Bluegrass Experience - the Hamilton
• MadeinTYO, K Swisha, and 24hrs - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Manilla Killa & Robotaki - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Martin Barre (Jethro Tull guitarist) - AMP
• Mike Birbiglia - The New One - Warner Theatre (Two shows - 7 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Mindi Abair & the Boneshakers - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Nate Staniforth: Real Magic Tour - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Rachelle Ferrell - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Runaway Gin (Phish tribute) - Gypsy Sally's
• Susto & Esmé Patterson - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Tim McGraw and Faith Hill - Capital One Arena (formerly Verizon Center) (Soul 2 Soul 2017)


Saturday, 14 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Blues Traveler and Los Colognes - Fillmore Silver Spring (30th Anniversary Tour)
• Chelsea Wolfe and Youth Code - Baltimore SoundStage
• Drew Holcomb & the Neighbors and Lewis Watson - 9:30 Club
• Herman's Hermits Starring Peter Noone - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis) (Two shows - 5:30 PM & 8:30 PM)
• Kaleo, ZZ Ward, and Wilder - The Anthem [901 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC]
• Margaret Cho: Fresh Off the Bloat - Warner Theatre
• National Philharmonic: Star-Studded Season Opening - Strathmore (Music Center)
• POCO featuring Rusty Young - Birchmere
• Quinn XCII with shallou - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM) - sold out
• Rachelle Ferrell - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• TOKiMONSTA - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)


Sunday, 15 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Blue October - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Cults - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Metro Station, Assuming We Survive, Avion Roe, Lancifer, and Megosh - Baltimore SoundStage
• Mountain Heart - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• National Philharmonic: Star-Studded Season Opening - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)
• Peppa Pig Live! - Warner Theatre (Two shows - 1 PM & 5 PM)
• Rachelle Ferrell - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Steel Wheels - the Hamilton


Monday, 16 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Atlas Genius, Magic Giant, and Half the Animal - 6th & I
• Dead Rider - DC9
• Guitar Tango with Peter White & Marc Antoine - Birchmere
• Phoenix - The Anthem [901 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC]
• PVRIS, Lights, and Flint Eastwood - 9:30 Club
• Time, Literals, Bacchae, and Reyna Valencia - Comet Ping Pong
• YehMe2 - U St Music Hall (8 PM Show)


Tuesday, 17 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Boney James - Birchmere
• Julien Baker and Half Waif - 9:30 Club
• Kali Uchis and Phony Ppl - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM) - sold out
• LCD Soundsystem - The Anthem [901 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC] - sold out
• MC Lars, MC Frontalot, Mega Ran, and Schaffer the Darklord - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Propagandhi, Iron Chic, and Heartsounds - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Shovels & Rope - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Toadies and Local H - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Twiztid, Moonshine Bandits, Blaze Ya Dead Homie (performing his self-titled EP), and Whitney Peyton - Baltimore SoundStage
• Wayne "The Train" Hancock (full band) - Jammin' Java


Wednesday, 18 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Chris Rock - the Theater at MGM National Harbor [7100 Oxon Hill Rd, Oxon Hill, MD]
• Hamilton Leithauser and Courtney Marie Andrews - 9:30 Club
• LCD Soundsystem - The Anthem [901 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC]
• Lewis Watson - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Messer Chups, Black Flamingos, and Atomic Masuitos - State Theatre
• Nick Lowe's Quality Rock & Roll Revue staring Los Straitjackets - Birchmere
• Rickie Lee Jones - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)


Thursday, 19 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Anthony Walker & Friends - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Chris Rock - the Theater at MGM National Harbor [7100 Oxon Hill Rd, Oxon Hill, MD]
• Guns N' Roses - Capital One Arena (formerly Verizon Center) (Not In This Lifetime Tour)
• Hope Sandoval & the Warm Inventions and Holy Wave - 9:30 Club
• Lich King, Hidden Intent, Bound By the Grave, and Ashes of Mankind - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Ministry and Death Grips - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Montgomery Gentry - Birchmere (In the Flex Stage)
• Paula Cole - AMP
• Pet Symmetry - DC9
Rock This Town (daily lineups TBA): Red Wanting Blue, Green River Ordinance, Andy Frasco & the U.N., Radio Birds, the Currys, Michael Tolcher, the Rocketboys, All About a Bubble, Taylor Carson, the Georgia Flood - Jammin' Java
• San Fermin and Gracie & Rachel - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Sergio Mendes - Strathmore (Music Center)
• the Weeks - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Who's Bad (Michael Jackson tribute) - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)


Friday, 20 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Chris Lake and Dombresky - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Chris Rock - the Theater at MGM National Harbor [7100 Oxon Hill Rd, Oxon Hill, MD]
• the Clarks and Scott Kurt & Memphis 59 - State Theatre
• the Fab Faux: the Beatles 1966-1967 - the Hamilton
• the Fleshtones - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Four Year Strong, Seaway, Like Pacific, Grayscale, and Life Lessons - Baltimore SoundStage
• Goldlink - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Grails - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Hollywood Nights (Bob Seger & the Silver Bullet Band tribute) - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• JJ Grey & Mofro and the Commonheart - 9:30 Club
• Lara St. John (violin), Matt Hershkowitz 9piano) - Founder's Day - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Lila Downs - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Najee - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Queens of the Stone Age and Royal Blood - The Anthem [901 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC] - sold out
Rock This Town (daily lineups TBA): Red Wanting Blue, Green River Ordinance, Andy Frasco & the U.N., Radio Birds, the Currys, Michael Tolcher, the Rocketboys, All About a Bubble, Taylor Carson, the Georgia Flood - Jammin' Java
• Tenth Avenue North, Brandon Heath, and Jon McLaughlin - McLean Bible Church [8925 Leesburg Pike, Vienna, VA] (I Have This Hope Tour)
• Tom Hanks in conversation with Ann Patchett - Warner Theatre


Saturday, 21 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Andy Mineo - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Billie Eilish - Rock & Roll Hotel (Don't Smile At Me Tour)
• BSO: Symphonic Stories - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Chris Tomlin with Matt Maher - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena) (Good Father Tour)
• Colin Hay and Chris Trapper - Lincoln Theatre
• the Fab Faux: the Beatles 1969-1970 - the Hamilton
• Jake Shimabukuro - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis) (All-Ages Matinee)
• Moon Taxi and Too Many Zooz - 9:30 Club
• Najee - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Pickwick - DC9
• Raven's Night 2017: The Ghosts of La Belle Epoque (an esoteric evening of belly dance & entertainment) - Birchmere
• Rik Emmett of Triumph - acoustic duo performance with Dave Dunlop - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
Rock This Town (daily lineups TBA): Red Wanting Blue, Green River Ordinance, Andy Frasco & the U.N., Radio Birds, the Currys, Michael Tolcher, the Rocketboys, All About a Bubble, Taylor Carson, the Georgia Flood - Jammin' Java
• Strathmore Cabaret - AMP
• Whethian and Opia - Baltimore SoundStage
• Zedd with Grey and Lophiile - The Anthem [901 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC]


Sunday, 22 October 2017 [link to this day]

• 10,000 Maniacs - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Al Stewart: Year of the Cat Classic Album Concert with the Empty Pockets - Birchmere
• Avey Tare (of Animal Collective) - 6th & I
• Brooklyn & Bailey - Baltimore SoundStage (4 PM All-Ages Show)
• the Gibson Brothers - AMP
• Judah & the Lion, the Academic, and Tyson Motsenbocker - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Martin Sexton Trio - the Hamilton
• Najee - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Shen Yun Symphony Orchestra - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)
• Wolf Parade and Charly Bliss - Black Cat (Mainstage)


Monday, 23 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Benjamin Booker and She Keeps Bees - 9:30 Club
• Jacqui Naylor Quartet (CD release party) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Mild High Club and Anemone - DC9
• Mondo Cozmo and Billy Raffoul - Baltimore SoundStage
• the War on Drugs and the Building - The Anthem [901 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC]
• A Wilhelm Scream, Such Gold, After the Fall, and We Were Sharks - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)


Tuesday, 24 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Beach Fossils, Snail Mail, and Raener - 9:30 Club (Late show - 10 PM)
• Brian McKnight - Birchmere
• Florist - DC9
• Noah Gunderson - 9:30 Club (Early show - 6 PM)
• Third Eye Blind - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Wendy Hicks - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Yumi Zouma - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)


Wednesday, 25 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Brian McKnight - Birchmere
• Giraffage and Sweater Beats - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Jazzy Blu - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Lords of Acid, Combichrist, Christian Death, En Esch, and Wiccid - Baltimore SoundStage
• Slaid Cleaves - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]


Thursday, 26 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Anders Osborne & Jackie Greene - Birchmere (Tourgether 2017: An Acoustic Evening)
• Jane Monheit - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Jim Breuer - Fillmore Silver Spring (The Family Warrior Tour)
• Max and Rozes - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Protomartyr, Flasher, and Street Stains - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Rachel Franklin (piano) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• The Return (Beatles tribute) - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Soulfly does Nailbomb: Performing Point Blank with Harms Way, Noisem, Lody Kong - Baltimore SoundStage


Friday, 27 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Aaron Lewis and Blackberry Smoke - the Theater at MGM National Harbor [7100 Oxon Hill Rd, Oxon Hill, MD]
Days of Darkness Pre-Fest: Slough Feg, Acid King, Cough, Inter Arma, Blood Mist - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Harold López-Nussa Trio - AMP
• the Head and the Heart and Phosphorescent - The Anthem [901 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC]
• Jane Monheit - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Johnny Clegg - Warner Theatre
• Melvin Seals & JGB - the Hamilton
• MisterWives, Smallpools, and Vinyl Theatre - 9:30 Club - sold out
• New Found Glory - Baltimore SoundStage
• Possessed by Paul James - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
Satan's Unholy Abomination Festival 5 (daily lineups TBA): Inferno, Utux Xul, Alastor Sanguinary Embryo, Empty, Pheretron, Maledictvs, Panizchda, Sardonic Witchery, Ingnis Nocten, Holocaust, Vesterian, Savage Necropolis, Ancient Sacrifice, Xeukatre, Athame, Decieverion, Ehecalth - H Restaurant & Night Club [11300 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD] (Daily lineups TBA - more info here)
• Susan Werner - Jammin' Java
• Suzanne Westenhoefer - Birchmere
• This Is the Kit - DC9


Saturday, 28 October 2017 [link to this day]

• 51 Peg, hERETICSINtHElAB, and Red This Ever - Raw Ink Tattoo Studio [18630 Woodfield Rd, Gaithersburg, MD]
• BSO: Sol Gabetta Performs Tchaikovsky - Strathmore (Music Center)
Days of Darkness Festival: Neurosis, Manilla Road, Captain Beyond, Perturbator, Elder, Cavity, Dance with the Dead, Dalek, Computer Magic, Crypt Sermon, Alms - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Deon Cole & Gary Owen - the Theater at MGM National Harbor [7100 Oxon Hill Rd, Oxon Hill, MD] (Magic 102.3 30th Anniversary Concert Series)
• Gavin DeGraw - 6th & I (RAW Tour)
• Gryffin, Autograf (DJ set), and ayokay - 9:30 Club (Late show - 11 PM)
• Jane Monheit - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• King Crimson - Lisner Auditorium
• Michael McDonald and Marc Cohn - Warner Theatre
• MisterWives, Smallpools, and Vinyl Theatre - 9:30 Club (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• Nellie McKay - AMP
• Primus and Clutch - The Anthem [901 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC]
• Reckless Kelly - the Hamilton
Satan's Unholy Abomination Festival 5 (daily lineups TBA): Inferno, Utux Xul, Alastor Sanguinary Embryo, Empty, Pheretron, Maledictvs, Panizchda, Sardonic Witchery, Ingnis Nocten, Holocaust, Vesterian, Savage Necropolis, Ancient Sacrifice, Xeukatre, Athame, Decieverion, Ehecalth - H Restaurant & Night Club [11300 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD]
• Tom Paxton & Friends: 80th Birthday Bash - Birchmere


Sunday, 29 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Bad Suns, Hunny, and QTY - 9:30 Club
• Boy Harsher and Technophobia - DC9
• Citizen, Sorority Noise, and Great Grandpa - Baltimore SoundStage
Days of Darkness Festival: Om, Cirith Ungol, Warning, Boris, GosT, Unearthly Trance, Le Matos, Bongripper, Magic Sword, Night Demon, Asthma Castle - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Edwin McCain - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• the Everly Brothers Experience - AMP
• Jake Shimabukuro - Birchmere
• Jane Monheit - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Josh Turner - the Theater at MGM National Harbor [7100 Oxon Hill Rd, Oxon Hill, MD]
• King Crimson - Lisner Auditorium
• Léon and Wrabel - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Ludovico Einaudi: Essential Einaudi - Warner Theatre


Monday, 30 October 2017 [link to this day]

• Ile - State Theatre
• Iration, Fortunate Youth, and Through the Roots - 9:30 Club
• Japandroids and Cloud Nothings - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Roderick Giles & Grace - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Shawn Colvin & Her Band with special guests Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams - Birchmere (A Few Small Repairs 20th Anniversary Tour)


Tuesday, 31 October 2017 [link to this day]

• L.A. Witch - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Nothing But Thieves, Missio, and Airways - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Shawn Colvin & Her Band with special guests Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams - Birchmere (A Few Small Repairs 20th Anniversary Tour)
• Shout Out Louds - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Trivium, Arch Enemy, While She Sleeps, and Fit For an Autopsy - Baltimore SoundStage
• the Woggles & the Hall Monitors and Jake Starr & the Delicious Fullness - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]


Wednesday, 1 November 2017 [link to this day]

• Acoustic Alchemy - Birchmere
• Cypress Hill - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Eric Essix MOVE Trio featuring Tracy Hamlin - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Ibeyi and theMIND - 9:30 Club
• Lil' Peep, Beau Young Prince, and Spell Jordan - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• A Perfect Circle - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena
• Screaming Females, Street Eaters, Outer Spaces, and Purrer - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)


Thursday, 2 November 2017 [link to this day]

• Ardamus, ESH, and Dope Knife - Velvet Lounge
• Brujeria, Voodoo Glow Skulls, and Pinata Protest - Baltimore SoundStage
• the Clientele and Hoops - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Del McCoury Band - the Hamilton
• Fall-Out Boy - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena
• Jonathan Butler - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Josh Ritter & the Royal City Band and Good Old War - Lincoln Theatre
• Jr Jr - 9:30 Club
• Lydia Loveless - AMP
• Phoebe Ryan and MORGXN - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Raizes featuring Mariza, Custodio Castelo, and Jorge Fernando - Birchmere (Up Close & Personal - USA Tour 2017)
• Renaissance: A Symphonic Journey - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• the Shins and Baio - The Anthem [901 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC]
• Straight No Chaser - DAR Constitution Hall
• Victor Provost - Strathmore (Mansion)


Friday, 3 November 2017 [link to this day]

• Cold Specks - Black Cat (Mainstage - Fool's Paradise World Tour 2017)
• the Dears - DC9
• the Del McCoury Band - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Delbert McClinton with Daryl Davis - Birchmere
• Dotan - Jammin' Java (Solo Tour 2017)
• George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic - Howard Theatre
• John Mulaney - DAR Constitution Hall
• Jon Pardi - Fillmore Silver Spring (Lucky Tonight Tour)
• Jonathan Butler - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Livingston Taylor - AMP
• Nick Offerman - Warner Theatre (Two shows - 7:30 PM & 10 PM)
• Rebirth Brass Band - the Hamilton (Two shows - 7 PM & 10:30 PM)
• Tauk - Baltimore SoundStage
• Tori Amos - the Theater at MGM National Harbor [7100 Oxon Hill Rd, Oxon Hill, MD]


Saturday, 4 November 2017 [link to this day]

• Alton Brown - Warner Theatre (Two shows - 3 PM & 8 PM)
• Baltimore 90s Block Party - Guy featuring Teddy Riley, Jagged Edge, Ginuwine, 112 and Next - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena)
• Black Tiger Sex Machine, Apashe, and Lektrique - Baltimore SoundStage
• the Breeders - Lincoln Theatre
• Elbow - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Griz - The Anthem [901 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC]
• Honey Island Swamp Band - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis) (All-Ages Matinee)
Jesse Colin Young - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis) Postponed - new date TBA
• John Mulaney - DAR Constitution Hall
• Jonathan Butler - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith - DC9
• Niall Horan - Fillmore Silver Spring (Flicker Sessions 2017) - sold out
• Pat McGee Band - Birchmere
• Rebirth Brass Band - the Hamilton (Two shows - 7 PM & 10:30 PM)
• Tera Melos and Speedy Ortiz - Rock & Roll Hotel


Sunday, 5 November 2017 [link to this day]

• All Them Witches and King Buffalo - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Ana Gabriel - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena
• Ariel Pink - 9:30 Club
• Attacca Quartet - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• The Best of the Second City - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Cattle Decapitation, Revocation, Full of Hell, and Artificial Brain - Baltimore SoundStage (North American Extinction Tour Part 2: Inhuman Beings)
• Imagine Dragons - Capital One Arena (formerly Verizon Center) (Evolve Tour)
• John Mulaney - DAR Constitution Hall
• Jonathan Butler - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Kevin Smith - Lincoln Theatre
• Kidz Bop - Warner Theatre (Best Time Ever Tour)
• Oleta Adams - Birchmere


Monday, 6 November 2017 [link to this day]

• Lao Tizer Quartet featuring Karen Briggs (violin) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Mister Heavenly - Black Cat (Backstage)
• the Mountain Goats and Mothers - 9:30 Club


Tuesday, 7 November 2017 [link to this day]

• Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn - Birchmere
• Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile and the Sea Lice - The Anthem [901 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC]
• Jonwayne, Danny Watts, EMV, and ULLNEVANO - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Knuckle Puck, Movements, With Confidence, and Homesafe - Baltimore SoundStage
• the Mountain Goats and Mothers - 9:30 Club
• Roy Hargrove - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Yasmin Levy & The Klezmatics - Strathmore (Music Center)


Wednesday, 8 November 2017 [link to this day]

• AJJ - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Blank Banshee - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• El Debarge - Birchmere
• EMA and the Blow - DC9
• Grizzly Bear and SerpentWithFeet - The Anthem [901 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC]
• Josh Abbott Band - 9:30 Club
• Roy Hargrove - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Wax Tailor (solo set & guests) and Dirty Art Club - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)


Thursday, 9 November 2017 [link to this day]

• BSO: Pinchas Zukerman Performs Bach - Strathmore (Music Center)
• HIM - Fillmore Silver Spring (Bang & Whimper 2017 - The Farewell Tour)
• Iron & Wine and John Moreland - Lincoln Theatre - sold out
• John Cleese with a screening of Monty Python & the Holy Grail - Warner Theatre
• Marc Anthony - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena (Full Circle Tour 2017)
• Morris Day & the Time - Birchmere
• the Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Roy Hargrove - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Strumbellas and Noah Kahan - 9:30 Club


Friday, 10 November 2017 [link to this day]

• A. Savage (Parquet Courts) and Jack Cooper (Ultimate Painting) - DC9 (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• Black Violin - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Eli Young Band and the Morrison Brothers Band - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen - the Hamilton
• JD Souther - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• John Prine and Dan Auerbach - DAR Constitution Hall
• the Lone Bellow and the Wild Reeds - 9:30 Club
• the Maine, Dreamers, and Night Riots - Baltimore SoundStage
• Overcoats - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Paula Poundstone - Birchmere
• Rhett & Link's Tour of Mythicality - Lincoln Theatre - sold out
• Roy Hargrove - Blues Alley (Two shows)


Saturday, 11 November 2017 [link to this day]

• Dave Kline Band & Veronneau - AMP
• Fernando Varela - 6th & I
• Goblin and Morricone Youth - Baltimore SoundStage
• John McLaughlin / Jimmy Herring: Meeting of the Spirits - Lincoln Theatre
• Lee Ranaldo and the Messthetics (Brendan Canty, Joe Lally, Anthony Pirog) - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• National Philharmonic: Bach & Bachinas - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Paula Poundstone - Birchmere
• Roy Hargrove - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Sahbabii - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Tegan & Sara - The Anthem [901 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC] (The Con 10th Anniversary acoustic tour)
• Tusk (Fleetwood Mac tribute) - State Theatre
• Willie Nile - Jammin' Java
• Xibalba and Itzaes - Raw Ink Tattoo Studio [18630 Woodfield Rd, Gaithersburg, MD]


Sunday, 12 November 2017 [link to this day]

• the Coronas - DC9
• David Bazan and Michael Nau - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Irma Thomas with members of Preservation Hall & Blind Boys of Alabama - Strathmore (Music Center - 4 PM)
• Maysa - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis) (Two shows - 5:30 PM & 8:30 PM)
• Paula Poundstone - Birchmere
• Roy Hargrove - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Saint Motel - Baltimore SoundStage
• the Shadowboxers and Harts - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Willie Nile - Jammin' Java


Monday, 13 November 2017 [link to this day]

• Alex Clare - Rock & Roll Hotel (Tail of Lions Tour)
• the Black Heart Procession and Sam Coomes (Quasi/Heastmiser) - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Cousin Stizz, Swoosh, and Big Leano - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Flamenco Legends by Javier Limon: The Paco De Lucia Project - Birchmere
• Haley Reinhart - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Hippo Campus and Remo Drive - 9:30 Club


Tuesday, 14 November 2017 [link to this day]

• Bruce Cockburn (band) - Birchmere
• Haley Reinhart - Baltimore SoundStage
• Ilana Glazer & Phoebe Robinson: YQY Comedy Tour - Lincoln Theatre (Two shows - 6:30 PM & 10 PM)
• Luna - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Neil deGrasse Tyson - Warner Theatre
• Poppy - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Silversun Pickups and Minus the Bear - 9:30 Club


Wednesday, 15 November 2017 [link to this day]

• Bruce Cockburn - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Bully and Aye Nako - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Downtown Boys - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Hayden James, BAYNK, and Grace Pitts - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Johnnyswim - Lincoln Theatre
• Lyle Lovett & John Hiatt: an acoustic evening - Birchmere


Thursday, 16 November 2017 [link to this day]

• the Drums and Methyl Ethyl - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Elliott Brood - DC9
• Freebo with Alice Howe - Mansion on O St [2020 O St NW, WDC]
• Intern John's Peer Pressure Comedy Tour - Warner Theatre
• Janet Jackson - Capital One Arena (formerly Verizon Center) (State of the World Tour)
• Lez Zeppelin - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Lucero - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Lyle Lovett & John Hiatt: an acoustic evening - Birchmere
• Matt Wertz - Jammin' Java
• Roberta Gambarini - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Slowdive - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Sonnambula - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Stephen Wade (DC's Banjo Dancing master) - AMP
• Thrice, Circa Survive, CHON, and Balance & Composure - Fillmore Silver Spring


Friday, 17 November 2017 [link to this day]

• Crywolf - Baltimore SoundStage
• DakhaBrakha - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Joe Biden: American Promise Tour - Warner Theatre - sold out
• Lucero - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Puddles Pity Party - Lincoln Theatre
• Roberta Gambarini - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Savoy Brown featuring Kim Simmonds - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Walter Beasley and Unit 3 Deep - Birchmere


Saturday, 18 November 2017 [link to this day]

• the Black Heart Procession - Rock & Roll Hotel
• BSO: André Watts Returns for Rach 2 - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Janet Jackson - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena) (State of the World Tour)
• the Mavericks - Lincoln Theatre
• Paul Thorn Band - Birchmere
• Roberta Gambarini - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Ron White - Warner Theatre
• Simply Three - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)


Sunday, 19 November 2017 [link to this day]

A Night with Janis Joplin - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Alex Lahey - DC9
• Angus & Julia Stone - 9:30 Club
• Cults - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Dark Desert Eagles (Eagles tribute) - AMP
• Hot Chip (open-to-close DJ set) - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Kathy Mattea featuring Bill Cooley: The Acoustic Living Room Song & Stories - Birchmere
• Lady Gaga - Capital One Arena (formerly Verizon Center) (Joanne World Tour)
• Roberta Gambarini - Blues Alley (Two shows)


Monday, 20 November 2017 [link to this day]

• Echosmith and Banners - 9:30 Club
• Gaelic Storm - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• the Stanley Clarke Band - Birchmere


Tuesday, 21 November 2017 [link to this day]

• Mewithoutyou, Pianos Become the Teeth, and Slow Mass - Baltimore SoundStage (Life 15 Year Tour)
• the Stanley Clarke Band - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)


Friday, 24 November 2017 [link to this day]

• Alex Bugnon - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Black Friday featuring Psycho Killers (Talking Heads tribute), Life on Mars (David Bowie tribute from Richmond VA) - Baltimore SoundStage
• Chaka Khan - Warner Theatre
• the Nighthawks and Skip Castro Band - State Theatre
• Odesza, Sofi Tukker, and Louis Futon - The Anthem [901 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC]


Saturday, 25 November 2017 [link to this day]

• Alex Bugnon - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Brian Setzer Orchestra Christmas Tour - Warner Theatre
• the Classic Rock Experience featuring the music of Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Styx, Boston, Deep Purple, Journey, and more - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• David Bromberg Quintet - Birchmere
• Kindred the Family Soul - Baltimore SoundStage


Sunday, 26 November 2017 [link to this day]

• Alex Bugnon - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox - Fillmore Silver Spring


Monday, 27 November 2017 [link to this day]

• St. Vincent - The Anthem [901 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC]


Tuesday, 28 November 2017 [link to this day]

• Beach Slang, Dave Hause & the Mermaid, and the Homeless Gospel Choir - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Maximo Park - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Squeeze - 9:30 Club


Wednesday, 29 November 2017 [link to this day]

• Jay-Z - Capital One Arena (formerly Verizon Center) (4:44 Tour)
• Liam Gallagher - Lincoln Theatre - sold out


Thursday, 30 November 2017 [link to this day]

• Arturo Sandoval - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Deer Tick - 9:30 Club
• JP Sears - Lincoln Theatre
• the Marshall Tucker Band - Birchmere


Friday, 1 December 2017 [link to this day]

• Arturo Sandoval - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Bill Kirchen & Too Much Fun and Commander Cody: A Honky Tonk Holiday - Birchmere
• BSO Off the Cuff: Mozart's Mysterious Requiem - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Descendents - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Mayhem, Immolation, and Black Anvil - Baltimore SoundStage


Saturday, 2 December 2017 [link to this day]

• Arturo Sandoval - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Cheryl Wheeler & John Gorka - Birchmere
• Emily Haines (of Metric) - 6th & I
• Needtobreathe - Lincoln Theatre - sold out
• Paula Poundstone - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Waterparks, As It Is, Chapel, and Sleep On It - Baltimore SoundStage (Monster Energy Outbreak Tour)


Sunday, 3 December 2017 [link to this day]

• Arturo Sandoval - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Barr Brothers - 6th & I
• Blood Sweat & Tears featuring Bo Bice with Chrissi Poland - Birchmere
• BSO: Mozart's Requiem - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)
• Washington Symphonic Brass Home for the Holidays - Wolf Trap (the Barns)


Tuesday, 5 December 2017 [link to this day]

• Hot Tuna (acoustic) - Birchmere
• Marshall Tucker Band and the Steppin Stones - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• the National and This Is the Kit - The Anthem [901 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC]
• Yann Tiersen - Lincoln Theatre


Friday, 8 December 2017 [link to this day]

• Canadian Brass - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Carbon Leaf - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
• Dar Williams: in concert including reading & discussions from her new book What I Found In a Thousand Towns - Birchmere
• A Darlene Love Christmas: Love for the Holidays - Howard Theatre
• Thunder From Down Under - Baltimore SoundStage
• Wolf Alice - 9:30 Club


Saturday, 9 December 2017 [link to this day]

• Carbon Leaf - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis) (Two shows: 3 PM All-Ages Matinee and 8:30 PM Evening Show)
• Dar Williams: in concert including reading & discussions from her new book What I Found In a Thousand Towns - Birchmere
• Gary Numan and Me Not You - 9:30 Club
• Storm Large - 6th & I
• Thunder From Down Under - Baltimore SoundStage


Sunday, 10 December 2017 [link to this day]

• Andrea Bocelli - Capital One Arena (formerly Verizon Center)
• Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra - Strathmore (Mansion - 3 PM & 7 PM)
• Mogwai and Xander Harris - 9:30 Club
• Strathmore Children's Chorus: Peace, Paz, Shalom - Strathmore (Music Center)


Tuesday, 12 December 2017 [link to this day]

• the Hip Hop Nutcracker - Strathmore (Music Center)


Wednesday, 13 December 2017 [link to this day]

• the Hip Hop Nutcracker - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Over the Rhine: An Acoustic Christmas - Birchmere
• Robyn Helzner Trio - Strathmore (Mansion)


Thursday, 14 December 2017 [link to this day]

• Carbon Leaf - Birchmere
• Robyn Helzner Trio - Strathmore (Mansion)
Zhenya Lopatnik - Strathmore (Mansion) CANCELLED


Friday, 15 December 2017 [link to this day]

• Carbon Leaf - Birchmere
• Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)


Saturday, 16 December 2017 [link to this day]

• Amy Grant & Michael W. Smith - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena
• National Philharmonic: Handel's Massiah - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)
• National Philharmonic: Handel's Massiah - Strathmore (Music Center)
• O.A.R. - The Anthem [901 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC]
• Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes - Birchmere
• Victor Wooten Trio featuring Dennis Chambers & Bob Franceschini - 9:30 Club


Sunday, 17 December 2017 [link to this day]

• Norman Brown's Joyous Christmas with Bobby Caldwell & Marion Meadows - Birchmere
• the Tree House School of Music - Fillmore Silver Spring (11 AM Morning Show)


Monday, 18 December 2017 [link to this day]

• Up & Vanished Live - 9:30 Club
• the Wailin' Jennys - Birchmere


Tuesday, 19 December 2017 [link to this day]

• a John Waters Christmas - Baltimore SoundStage
• the Wailin' Jennys - Birchmere


Wednesday, 20 December 2017 [link to this day]

• Robert Glasper Experiment - Birchmere
• Tom Teasley & Seth Kibel: Tiny Planet - Strathmore (Mansion)


Thursday, 21 December 2017 [link to this day]

• a John Waters Christmas - Birchmere
• Shemekia Copeland - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Skylark: A Celtic Solstice - Strathmore (Mansion)


Friday, 22 December 2017 [link to this day]

• Moscow Ballet's great Russian Nutcracker - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Shemekia Copeland - Blues Alley (Two shows)


Saturday, 23 December 2017 [link to this day]

• Freddie Jackson - Birchmere
• Moscow Ballet's great Russian Nutcracker - Strathmore (Music Center - 2 PM & 7 PM)
• Shemekia Copeland - Blues Alley (Two shows)


Tuesday, 26 December 2017 [link to this day]

• Charles Esten - Birchmere


Wednesday, 27 December 2017 [link to this day]

• Charles Esten - Birchmere


Friday, 29 December 2017 [link to this day]

• Pieces of a Dream - Birchmere


Thursday, 4 January 2018 [link to this day]

• Dan Navarro - Mansion on O St [2020 O St NW, WDC]
• Rik Emmett of Triumph: Acoustic Duo Performance with Dave Dunlop - Birchmere


Saturday, 6 January 2018 [link to this day]

• the British Invasion Years - State Theatre
• BSO: Mozart's Jupiter - Strathmore (Music Center)


Wednesday, 10 January 2018 [link to this day]

• the Killers - The Anthem [901 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC]


Thursday, 11 January 2018 [link to this day]

• Vivian Green - Birchmere


Friday, 12 January 2018 [link to this day]

• BSO Off the Cuff: Impressionist Masterworks - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Eddie from Ohio with Jake Armerding - Birchmere


Saturday, 13 January 2018 [link to this day]

• Eddie from Ohio with Jake Armerding - Birchmere


Sunday, 14 January 2018 [link to this day]

• BSO: Concerto for Two Timpanists - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)
• Eddie from Ohio with Jake Armerding - Birchmere


Tuesday, 16 January 2018 [link to this day]

• Shakira - Capital One Arena (formerly Verizon Center) (El Dorado World Tour)


Wednesday, 17 January 2018 [link to this day]

• Eric Benet - Birchmere


Thursday, 18 January 2018 [link to this day]

• Eric Benet - Birchmere


Friday, 19 January 2018 [link to this day]

• Junior Brown - Birchmere


Saturday, 20 January 2018 [link to this day]

• BSO: Tchaikovsky's Vivid Virtuosity - Strathmore (Music Center)
• G Jones B2B Eprom with Mad Zach - Baltimore SoundStage
• Rufus Wainwright - Birchmere


Sunday, 21 January 2018 [link to this day]

• Krakauer-Tagg Duo - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Step Afrika! Step Xplosion - Strathmore (Music Center - 5 PM)


Thursday, 25 January 2018 [link to this day]

• BSO: Diva to Diva - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Joel Fan (piano) - Strathmore (Mansion)


Friday, 26 January 2018 [link to this day]

• Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder - Birchmere


Saturday, 27 January 2018 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Cosmic Designs - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder - Birchmere


Sunday, 28 January 2018 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Cosmic Designs - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)


Thursday, 1 February 2018 [link to this day]

• BSO: Stephen Hough Performs Mendelssohn - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Olivier Stankiewicz (oboe) - Strathmore (Mansion)


Friday, 2 February 2018 [link to this day]

• Arturo O'Farrill & The Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra with Dr. Cornel West - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Chase Rice - Fillmore Silver Spring (Lambs & Lions Tour)
• New York Festival of Song: Bernstein at 100 - Wolf Trap (the Barns)


Saturday, 3 February 2018 [link to this day]

• Steven Page & The Art of Time Ensemble - Strathmore (Music Center)


Wednesday, 7 February 2018 [link to this day]

• Lara Fabian - Warner Theatre


Thursday, 8 February 2018 [link to this day]

• Jon Stickley Trio - Strathmore (Mansion)


Saturday, 10 February 2018 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Brian Ganz Plays Chopin's Hidden Gems - Strathmore (Music Center)


Saturday, 17 February 2018 [link to this day]

• BSO: Pictures at an Exhibition - Strathmore (Music Center)


Thursday, 22 February 2018 [link to this day]

• Ashley Bathgate (cello) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Idan Raichel - Strathmore (Music Center)


Friday, 23 February 2018 [link to this day]

• BSO Off the Cuff: Rite of Spring - Strathmore (Music Center)


Saturday, 24 February 2018 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Gershwin's Porgy & Bess - Strathmore (Music Center)


Sunday, 25 February 2018 [link to this day]

• BSO: Rite of Spring - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)


Thursday, 1 March 2018 [link to this day]

• Oscar Peñas (jazz guitar) - Strathmore (Mansion)


Friday, 2 March 2018 [link to this day]

• Marc-André Hamelin (piano) - Wolf Trap (the Barns)


Sunday, 4 March 2018 [link to this day]

• Annapolis Symphony Orchestra - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)


Tuesday, 6 March 2018 [link to this day]

• Jim Belushi & the Board of Comedy - Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Michael Schenker Fest - Fillmore Silver Spring


Wednesday, 7 March 2018 [link to this day]

• the Chieftains - Strathmore (Music Center)


Thursday, 15 March 2018 [link to this day]

• BSO: Schubert the Great - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Hot Club of San Francisco - Strathmore (Mansion)


Friday, 16 March 2018 [link to this day]

• Nils Frahm - 9:30 Club
• Niyaz: The Fourth Light Project - an Immersive Multimedia Experience - Strathmore (Music Center)


Saturday, 17 March 2018 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Spirited Brahms - Strathmore (Music Center)


Sunday, 18 March 2018 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Spirited Brahms - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)
• SPHINXtravaganza Debut Artists - Wolf Trap (the Barns)


Saturday, 24 March 2018 [link to this day]

• BSO: Rachmaninoff's Transcendent Fantasy - Strathmore (Music Center)


Thursday, 29 March 2018 [link to this day]

• Diego El Cigala - Strathmore (Music Center)


Saturday, 31 March 2018 [link to this day]

Million Dollar Quartet - Strathmore (Music Center)


Thursday, 5 April 2018 [link to this day]

• Dirkschneider, A Sound of Thunder, and Cyber Strike - Baltimore SoundStage


Friday, 6 April 2018 [link to this day]

• Ranky Tanky - Strathmore (Mansion)


Saturday, 7 April 2018 [link to this day]

• BSO: Symphonic Dances - Strathmore (Music Center)


Sunday, 8 April 2018 [link to this day]

• the Boston Pops: Esplanade Orchestra - Strathmore (Music Center - 2 PM & 7 PM)
• Cameron Crozman (cello) - debut artist - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Lorde - The Anthem [901 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC]


Thursday, 12 April 2018 [link to this day]

• BSO: Vegas Nights with Frankie Moreno - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Michael Brown (piano) - Strathmore (Mansion)


Saturday, 14 April 2018 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: School for Lovers - Strathmore (Music Center)


Wednesday, 18 April 2018 [link to this day]

• Kamelot, Delain, and Battle Beast - Fillmore Silver Spring


Thursday, 19 April 2018 [link to this day]

• Fred Hersch Trio - AMP


Friday, 20 April 2018 [link to this day]

• Scrap Arts Music - Strathmore (Music Center)


Saturday, 21 April 2018 [link to this day]

• Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain - Strathmore (Music Center)


Sunday, 22 April 2018 [link to this day]

• Air Play - Strathmore (Music Center - 4 PM)
• John Corigliano 8.0 - Wolf Trap (the Barns)


Thursday, 26 April 2018 [link to this day]

• Just Call Me God starring John Malkovich - Strathmore (Music Center)


Friday, 27 April 2018 [link to this day]

• BSO Off the Cuff: Tchaikovsky with Balanchine - Strathmore (Music Center)


Saturday, 28 April 2018 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Northern Lights - Strathmore (Music Center)


Sunday, 29 April 2018 [link to this day]

• BSO: Tchaikovsky with Balanchine - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)


Saturday, 5 May 2018 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Beethoven's Pastoral Symphony - Strathmore (Music Center)


Thursday, 10 May 2018 [link to this day]

• BSO: Raiders of the Lost Ark - Strathmore (Music Center)


Saturday, 19 May 2018 [link to this day]

• BSO: Liszt & Brahms - Strathmore (Music Center)


Thursday, 31 May 2018 [link to this day]

• BSO: Gershwin's Piano Concerto - Strathmore (Music Center)


Saturday, 2 June 2018 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: 100th Anniversary of Poland's Independence - Strathmore (Music Center)


Saturday, 9 June 2018 [link to this day]

• BSO: Shostakovich's Hidden Themes - Strathmore (Music Center)


Sunday, 24 June 2018 [link to this day]

• Harry Styles and Kacey Musgraves - Capital One Arena (formerly Verizon Center)