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Friday, 20 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Alfredo Mojica Group - Bossa
• Ashley Shey, UVF Rays, and Bouboushian/Gilje/Kuehne - Lilly Trotter Tea Lounge [143 T St NW, WDC]
• Beach Slang, Potty Mouth, Dyke Drama, and Positive No - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Beauty Pill - American Art Museum [Eighth and F Streets NW, WDC] (Luce Unplugged - 5:30 PM)
• Beggars Tomb - Sehkraft Brewing [925 N Garfield St, Suite A, Arlington, VA]
• Bent Knee (album release), the Torches, Sean Croft, and Spirit Plots - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC]
• Brian Regan - Warner Theatre
• Cinema Hearts, Walkabout, and Out On the Weekend - Epicure Café [11104 Lee Highway, Fairfax, VA]
• David Liebe Hart (Cartoon Network / Adult Swim / Tim & Eric) and the Creepers - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Dead Gods (farewell show), Call Me a Dreamer, Seer, Sharptooth, Mother Moon, and Soul Truck - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Deanna Bogart Band - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the Devil Makes Three and Jon Fletcher & the Wrong Reasons - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Devolver, Kysmet, One Slack Mind, Encasing Embrace, and Weird Wolf - Falls Church VFW [7118 Shreve Road, Falls Church, VA]
• Digitalism Live - Nadastrom - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• the Eric Felten Septet - AMP
• Everyone Orchestra (conducted by Matt Butler) and Of Tomorrow - Gypsy Sally's
• Hard Working Americans featuring Todd Snider, Dave Schools, Neal Casal, Duane Trucks, Chad Staehly and Jesse Aycock w/ Reed Foehl - Birchmere (in the Flex Stage)
• Hayes Carll and Emily Gimble - the Hamilton
• Herb Scott - Mr. Henry's Restaurant [601 Pennsylvania Ave SE, WDC]
• Herman's Hermits Starring Peter Noone - Howard Theatre
• Ingratitude (Earth, Wind, & Fire tribute) - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• John Pizzarelli (guitar/vocals) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Jumpcuts, Distant Creatures, Black Dog Prowl, Trebel Lifter, Foglings, Rebel Tricycle Club, and the Prahns - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Matt Davis Comedy Hypnosis Show - Baltimore SoundStage
• Maxxi Soundsystem and Jimmy B - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Michaela Anne (CD Release Show) - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Moonshine Society - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• National Symphony Orchestra Youth Fellowship Chamber Group - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Okayafrica Sundstage with Debo Band, Time Is Fire, Underdog the DJ with special guest Dawit Eklund - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
• On the Bus and Nah - IOTA Club & Café
• Outer Spaces, Wume, and Romantic States - Current Gallery [421 N Howard St, Baltimore, MD]
• Radar EP Release (The Wavelength Vol. 1), Lost Angel of Havik, the Coolots, YUM., and DJ Shawn Smallwood (aka Destrukshawn) - Velvet Lounge
• Rome Fortune and the Range - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Shirt/Pants, Eureka California, Witching Waves, and Valencia - Baxter Building [DIY space in Wheaton, MD]
• Southern Culture on the Skids and Chicken Wire Gang - Jammin' Java - sold out
• Strictly Bizzness - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Tim Whalen Septet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
Walter Beasley - Birchmere Rescheduled for 5/13/16
• White Ford Bronco - 9:30 Club
• Your Mother & I Are Separating, Nox, Bucky's Fatal Mistake, and Aidan Saccocio - Comet Ping Pong


Saturday, 21 May 2016 [link to this day]

• 75 Years of Max Ochs: performances by Layne Garrett (sound) & Meredith Bove (dance), Bull Run (Ayres, Minkster, & Verrastro), Randolph Bridgeman (spoken word), Max Ochs (guitar) - Clarendon Presbyterian Church [1305 N. Jackson, Arlington, VA]
• Agoraphobic Nosebleed, Supression, Fulgora, Tentacles of God, and Brain Tentacles - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Armed Forces Day Concert - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Back to the 90s: Dammit Josie (Blink-182 tribute), Party Like It's. . . (No Doubt tribute), Garden Grove (Sublime tribute), Dashing Blumpkins (Smashing Pumpkins tribute) - Jammin' Java (9:30 PM Late Show)
• the Bayside Tigers (90s tribute) - State Theatre
• Bent Knee - Orion Sound Studios [2903 Whittington Ave, Suite C, Baltimore, MD]
• Blaqk Audio, Night Riots, and Charming Liars - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Brian Regan - Warner Theatre
• BSO: the Planets - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Cat You Dog You, Capps Music, and Shaft XXL - Comet Ping Pong (Clouds Emojis by sPACYcLOUd/ Girl Skate Tribe: App Release Party)
• Delbert McClinton - Birchmere
• Di Daly - Mr. Henry's Restaurant [601 Pennsylvania Ave SE, WDC]
• Fillmore Flashback: 80s vs 90s Dance Party featuring Biz Markie, Here's To the Night, the New Romance - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Gary Sinise & the LT Dan Band Concert - Howard Theatre
• Honeytomb, the Purple Orange, Plague Bubonika, and Strange Birds - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
InfieldFest at the Preakness: the Chainsmokers, Fetty Wap, All Time Low, Chris Janson, Corey Smith - Pimlico Race Course [Hayward and Winner Ave, Baltimore, MD]
Jackie Mason - Howard Theatre NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Jahman Brahman, Nappy Riddem, and the Captivators - Gypsy Sally's (School's Out Reggae Jam)
• John Lawton and High Society - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• John Pizzarelli (guitar/vocals) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Laurel Canyon: Golden Songs of Los Angeles 1966-72 - performances by Margot MacDonald, Luke Brindley, the Sweater Set, Andy Zipf, Jonathan Sloane & Robbie Cooper, the Hummingbyrds, Tim Metz, Flo Anito, Andrea Pais, John Davis, Folkadelic, Cletus Kennelly, performing the music of the Byrds, Buffalo Springfield, Joni Mitchell, Crosby Stills & Nash, the Beach Boys, Mamaps & Papas, Linda Ronstadt, Carole King, the Doors, Love, Frank Zappa, Jackson Browne, and more - the Hamilton
• Loudpvck - Baltimore SoundStage
• Luxtress, Blinding Eye Dog, and Furiostatic - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
• Magic Bus featuring Tender Polman & Brian Goddard - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Matt & Shannon Heaton - IRELAND 100: Celebrating a Century of Irish Arts & Culture - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Miranda Lambert, Kip Moore, Brothers Osborne, Brett Young, Runaway June, Chris Lane, Lanco, and Lauren Alaina - Jiffy Lube Live (2016 Country Megaticket)
• Novarium, Channel Volatile, Iritis, and Scarecrow's Curse - Fat Tuesday's [10673 Braddock Road, Fairfax, VA]
• pantyraid - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Parsonfield and Lowland Hum - IOTA Club & Café
• Post Pink, Maxine, HysterMajesty, Afia Lydia, and DJ Nova - Holy Underground [2021 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Rocket City Riot, Risk Ray, and the Nova-tones - Velvet Lounge
• Rooney, Mainland, and Attica Riots - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Sam Beam & Jesca Hoop - Lincoln Theatre
• Shenandoah Run (SR album release show) - Jammin' Java (6:30 PM Early Show)
• Slagstorm, Hexxus, and Slugthrower - Guido's Speakeasy [543 N Market St, Frederick, MD]
• the Snails, the Sneaks, Harpo, and Jumpcuts - Ottobar (Baltimore) (Moved from Baltimore Soundstage)
• Southern Culture on the Skids - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Tim Whalen Septet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Tumbao y Raul Morel - Bossa
• the Vi-Kings - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• YahYa Abdul-Majid Trio and lecture by Baba Zak A. Kondo on the life and death of Malcolm X - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC] (4 PM Show - Birthday Celebration for Malcolm X)
• You Won't, Jocelyn Mackenzie, and Fellow Creatures - DC9 (Early show - 6:30 PM)


Sunday, 22 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Aethos, Birdhouse, Nox, Selfish Sunday, and Joyce & His Rocket - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC] (Local Youth Rock Band Show)
• the Amazing Tour Is Not On Fire - Dan & Phil - Warner Theatre
• Around the World in 20 Years: the Children's Chorus of Washington - Lisner Auditorium
• Avatar, Sunflower Dead, Downfall 2012, and Guns Out at Sundown - Baltimore SoundStage
• Bobby Thompson Project and Lauren Calve - IOTA Club & Café
• the Complete "Band On the Run" starring Denny Laine of Wings - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Corinne Bailey Rae - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM) - sold out
• Curren$y - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Dais, Man Up Yancey, Julie Outrage, and Cat You Dog You - Velvet Lounge
• Danny Burns Band - IRELAND 100: Celebrating a Century of Irish Arts & Culture - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• the Delarcos - 3 Stars Brewing [6400 Chillum Place NW, WDC] (3 PM - 3 Stars BBQ Series)
• Diane Schuur - Birchmere
• DJ ?uestlove and DJ Baronhawk - Howard Theatre
• the Fabulous Hubcaps - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Jarrett Cherner & Sarah Elizabeth Charles - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• John Pizzarelli (guitar/vocals) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Kid Claws and Skydiver - Galaxy Hut
• Miner, Silent Old Mtns., and Tomás Pagán Motta - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Neil Harpe - Archie Edwards Blues Heritage Foundation / Archie's Blues Barbershop [4701 Queensbury Road, Riverdale Park, MD]
• Ottmar Liebert - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Peter Buchbauer (Out of My League Live Stand-Up CD/DVD recording), Ray Easter, and Kandyce August - Jammin' Java
• Peter Case - Jammin' Java (4 PM Acoustic Sunday Matinee)
• Soccer Team and Bill Beverly (author of On the Lam: Narratives of Flight in J. Edgar Hoover's America) - Busboys and Poets Takoma [235 Carroll St NW, WDC] (Story/Stereo Series)
• Vim & Vigor and Hello Dharma - DC9
• Warren Otis Fisher - Jazz And Cultural Society [2813 12th St NE, WDC]
• WPA: Simone Dinnerstein (piano) - Strathmore (Music Center - 4 PM)


Monday, 23 May 2016 [link to this day]

• 32nd Annual Helen Hayes Awards - Lincoln Theatre
• Air Traffic Controller - IOTA Club & Café
• Andy Black and Colours - Baltimore SoundStage
• the Arrival and BlaqCrown & the Family featuring Ant Wavy, Damon Blue, Devin White, and Layla Khepri - Howard Theatre
• Car Seat Headrest and Naked Days - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Denny Laine of Paul McCartney & Wings: The Complete Band On the Run album - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the Gothard Sisters - IRELAND 100: Celebrating a Century of Irish Arts & Culture - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Lacuna Coil, Painted Wives, 9Electric, and Seventh Seal - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• the O'Brien Family of Jazz Celebrate Hod's 80th with Stephanie Nakasian & Veronica Swift O'Brien - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Old Man Canyon and Monogold - Jammin' Java
• Palehound, Ursula, and Snail Mail - DC9
• Walt Whitman High School Jazz Ensemble - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]


Tuesday, 24 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Adam Sandler, David Spade, Nick Swardson, and Rob Schneider - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena
• Albino Rhino, Automagik, and Ménage À Garage - Velvet Lounge
• Bersuit Vergarabat + Caramelos de Cianuro - Howard Theatre
• the Body, Foehammer, Socialite (members of Sheer Mag), Phobocosm, Jail Solidarity, and Exar Kun - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• BORNS, Coast Modern, and Beau - 9:30 Club - sold out
• British Mania - National Building Museum [401 F Street NW, WDC] (National Building Museum Gala After Party)
• C.W. Stoneking and Brownbird Rudy Relic - DC9
• Cheick Hamala's Griot Street - Bossa
• Classified Frquency, Zeroshift, Halfspeak, Safety Third, and Beggars Made Believers - Jammin' Java (Jammin' Java Local Scene)
• Ex Cult, Quitter, Pellars, and Cold Feet - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Foul Swoops, Eureka California, Witching Waves, and Governess - Third Floor Loft [Third Floor 4200 9th St NW, WDC]
• Islands and Lushlife - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Junior Brown - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Luca Turilli's Rhapsody & Primal Fear and A Sound of Thunder - Baltimore SoundStage
• the Men that Will Not Be Blamed for Nothing, Frenchy & the Punk, and Andrew O'Neil - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Missy Higgins and Billy Raffoul - Birchmere
• Paulette McWilliams - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Rye & Dirty, Lauren Winchester (poetry), and Morgan Givens (storytelling) - Scooby Doo Mansion [3423 Oakwood Terrace NW, WDC] (Little Salon 20)
• the Summer Set, Handsome Ghost, Royal Teeth, and Call Me Karizma - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• the Tossers - IRELAND 100: Celebrating a Century of Irish Arts & Culture - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• the Westmob - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)


Wednesday, 25 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Annapolis Songwriting Collective 2 CD Compilation Release Show: Volume 1 - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Arturo O'Farrill "Boss Level" Septet - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Berner, Kool John, and Anonymous That Dude - Baltimore SoundStage
• Chef Cathal Armstrong - IRELAND 100: Celebrating a Century of Irish Arts & Culture - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Chris Grasso: the Vocal Workshop - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD] (Two shows - 7 PM & 9 PM)
• Courtney Barnett - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros and Preservation Hall Jazz Band - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• the Effects, Des Demonas, and Santics - Black Cat (Backstage)
• His Dream of Lions, Set For Tomorrow, and Never Too Steep - Jammin' Java
• Icon Tha God, Chase Ultra, and Mass Natives - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Jason Hammers - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Jeffrey Herbert - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• JMSN and Tiffany Gouché - 9:30 Club
• Kimberly Kong (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Lincoln Durham and the Jones - DC9
Lindi Ortega and Robert "Fireball" Mitchell - Metro Gallery (Baltimore) POSTPONED
• Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real and Fruition - Gypsy Sally's
Maryland Deathfest XIV Pre-Fest: Absu, Profanatica, Cryfemal, Pissgrave, Putrisect - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• MCYO of Strathmore's Platinum Celebration - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Richard Marx - Birchmere
• Saul Hernandez and Tres Minutos - Howard Theatre
• Yeesh, Polyon, Rom, and Dove Lady - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]


Thursday, 26 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Advlts (last show), Pure Junk, and Deletions - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Amanda Murphy & the Lost Indians - Mr. Henry's Restaurant [601 Pennsylvania Ave SE, WDC]
• the Body, Krieg, and Hivelords - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• BSO: Bach's B Minor Mass - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Caravan Palace - 9:30 Club
• Chris Rob - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Color Palette (album release show) and Near Northeast - W Washington Hotel [515 15th St NW @ F St, WDC] (POV Live)
• Daryl Hall & John Oates, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, and Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings - Jiffy Lube Live
• Diamond Rio - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• the Dustbowl Revival - AMP
• Escape-ism and Fred Thomas - Capital Fringe [1358-1360 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Free Cake For Every Creature, Foozle, and Julian - Lilly Trotter Tea Lounge [143 T St NW, WDC]
• Good Old War and Joshua Hyslop - Jammin' Java
• Hot Club of Cowtown - State Theatre
• Julie Mack and Encantada - The Urban Winery of Silver Spring [949 Bonifant St, Silver Spring, MD]
• Levi Parham - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Lindi Ortega and Karen Jonas - Gypsy Sally's
Maryland Deathfesst Sidebar Show Day 1: Triac, Ratboiler, Infinite Pizza, Blood Mist - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
Maryland Deathfest XIV: Bongripper, Buzz-oven, Earth, Goblin (Claudio Simonetti's), Crypt Sermon, Dopethrone, the Offering, Weedeater - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
Maryland Deathfest XIV: Dehumanized, Disgorge, Infernal Revulsion, Malignancy, Jungle Rot, Putrid Pile, Severe Torture, Visceral Disgorge, Waco Jesus - Baltimore SoundStage
• Minus the Bear and Restorations - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• the Monkees - Good Times: the 50th Anniversary Tour - Warner Theatre
• Paperwhite and Cheerleader - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Richard Marx - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the Screaming Orphans - IRELAND 100: Celebrating a Century of Irish Arts & Culture - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Stereoriots, My Darling Fury, and End Year - IOTA Club & Café
• TroyBoi - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• the Twins Jazz Orchestra - Twins Jazz (Two shows)


Friday, 27 May 2016 [link to this day]

• 19th Street Band - National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden [DC] (Jazz in the Garden at 5 PM)
• the 19th Street Band - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• 2016 VSA International Young Soloists Competitions - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Aaron L. Myers II - Mr. Henry's Restaurant [601 Pennsylvania Ave SE, WDC]
• Alejandro Escovedo and Peter Case - Birchmere
• Alfredo Mojica Group - Bossa (Downstairs)
• the Allegheny Ramblers - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Banda MS - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena
• Believe (album release party), Eze Jackson, and Kariz Marcel & the Blackwater Project - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Boat Burning - Bossa (Upstairs)
• Bob Holz Trio: "A Vision Forward" with Larry Coryell & Ralphe Armstrong - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Cactus Liquors and Andy Mowatt's Steely Jam - Gypsy Sally's
• the Captivators, Free Lobster Buffet, and Dot Dash - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Cardi B - 9:30 Club (Late show - 10 PM - DC Pride Epic Event)
• Clique, the Lush Pockets, Mickey & Mallory, Self Help, and Mostly Only - Reverb [2112 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD] (Moved from Skramden Yards)
Clique, the Lush Pockets, Mickey & Mallory, Self Help, and Mostly Only - Skramden Yards [Baltimore DIY space] MOVED TO REVERB
• Daryl Hance Powermuse - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Donnell Rawlings - Birchmere
• Donny McCaslin Group - AMP
• Dublin 5 - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Eric Benet - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD] (Two shows - 7 PM & 10 PM)
• Four Tet and Anthony Naples - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• HD Jazz Quintet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Interstella Live Live Live, Rare Candy, and Colliseum - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Joe - Howard Theatre
• Kill Lincoln (EP release), Caustic Casanova, and Psychic Subcreatures - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Left Behind, Detriment, Heavens Die, Vicious Embrace, and Suffer Through - Raw Ink Tattoo Studio [18630 Woodfield Rd, Gaithersburg, MD]
• Lion's Den, Orenda Scars, Breakfort, Fire In Elysium, and Fast As Lightning - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• M80 - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
Maryland Deathfest Sidebar Show Day 2: Appalachian Terror Unit, Old Lines, Mania For Conquest, Dronez, Humanmania, Raw Filth - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
Maryland Deathfest XIV: Angelcorpse, Demonic Christ, Lord Belial, Secrets of the Moon, Svarttjern - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
Maryland Deathfest XIV: Centinex, the Haunted, Khold, Mayhem (performing De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas), November Doom, Horrendous, Paradise Lost, Samael, Sinister, Wormed - Edison Lot [545 N High St, Baltimore, MD]
Maryland Deathfest XIV: the Afternoon Gentlemen, BruceXCampbell, Ground, Hemdale, Magrudergrind, Repulsion, Rotten Sound, Skullsh!tter, Yacopsae - Baltimore SoundStage
• Matt Haeck and Kim Logan - the Fresh Prince [4528 4th St NW, WDC]
• Memnon the Black, Dropping Ugly, and Cold Beaches - DC9 (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• Michael Angelo Batio, Division, Novarium, Shumaun, Brave, and Matthew Mills - Jammin' Java (6:30 PM Early Show)
• Micro Massive and Surprise Attack - IOTA Club & Café
• New Orleans Suspects and Glen David Andrews - the Hamilton
• Nick tha 1da, Damu the Fudgemunk, Discipline 99, Alien Radio, and Ergos - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]
• PVYO (Potomac Valley Youth Orchestra) 25th Anniversary Gala with performances by the PVYO Philharmonia, Symphony Orchestra, Sinfonia, Concert Orchestra, Preparatory Orchestra, Wind Ensemble, and Concert Band - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Rare Essence feat. Jas Funk & What Band 2.0 Feat. Rapper Dude, Michelle Blackwell, & Killa Cal - Howard Theatre (11 PM Late Show)
• Typos, Social Station, the Meer, and Island Boy - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]


Saturday, 28 May 2016 [link to this day]

A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor - Wolf Trap (Filene Center - 5:45 PM)
• Barbara Papendorp - Mr. Henry's Restaurant [601 Pennsylvania Ave SE, WDC]
• Better Said Than Done - Jammin' Java (6:30 PM Early Show)
• Bob Holz Trio: "A Vision Forward" with Larry Coryell & Ralphe Armstrong - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Catscan!, Gavin Riley Smoke Machine, Dreams in Cryogenic Fugue, and Mathrat - Velvet Lounge
• Christopher Paul Stelling - Jammin' Java (9:30 PM Late Show)
• Commander Cody Band and Mike Marlin - the Hamilton
• Eastdear Park (EP release show), In Dying Arms, Phantoms, Hydra Kyll, and Paper Trails - Raw Ink Tattoo Studio [18630 Woodfield Rd, Gaithersburg, MD]
• Elite Force, DJ 2Rip, Stuff & Things, and Flyer Power - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Freddie Jackson - Birchmere
• Great Noise Ensemble: Van Gogh - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• HD Jazz Quintet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• the Hollywood Blanks and Thee Lexington Arrows - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Justin Hayward - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Kabob-o-Taj, ShowPony (album release), Dumb Waiter, and California Accent - DC9
• Leah Glenn Dance Theatre - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Lloyd Dobler Effect - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
Maryland Deathfest Sidebar Show Day 3: Musket Hawk, Disparo, Drugs of Faith, Gatweay To Hell, Monger, Bound By The Grave - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
Maryland Deathfest XIV: Atrophy, Demonical, Deranged, Exciter, Gruesome, Hail of Bullets, Hellbringer, Hirax, Impaled Nazarene, Nuclear Assault, Testament, Tulus - Edison Lot [545 N High St, Baltimore, MD]
Maryland Deathfest XIV: Auroch, Craft, Dragged Into Sunlight, Grave Miasma, Saturnalia Temple - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
Maryland Deathfest XIV: Despise You, Discharge, Gets Worst, Infest, General Surgery, Haemorrhage, Milignant Tumour, Negative Approach, Priapus, Severed Head of State, Whoresnation - Baltimore SoundStage
• Moor Mother Goddess - DC Public Library, Georgetown Branch [3260 R St NW, WDC] (2 PM Show)
• Mountain Jew (as Against Me!), Bucky's Fatal Mistake (as Weezer), Hot Sad Kyle (as Metric), and Dec & MJ acoustic (as Rancid) - VFW 350 [6420 Orchard Ave, Takoma Park, MD] (Tribute Show)
• the Obsessives and Loose Tooth - Comet Ping Pong
Pyramid Atlantic Silver Spring Farewell Show: The Duskwhales, Cartoon Weapons, Jack Nicholson, Greenhouse - Pyramid Atlantic Arts Center [8230 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD]
• Red Elvises and Atomic Mosquitos - IOTA Club & Café
• Rufus Roundtree & the B'more Brass Factory and Alanna Royale - Gypsy Sally's
• SAGA - Third Floor Loft [Third Floor 4200 9th St NW, WDC]
• T.S.O.L., the Scandals, and Walk the Plank - Rock & Roll Hotel
The Great Outdoors with Steven Blier, Summer Hassan, Clarissa Lyons, Jonas Hacker, Shea Owens, Richard Ollarsaba - Wolf Trap (Filene Center - 3 PM)
• Thunderball - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Tumbao y Raul Morel - Bossa
• Tweet: the Charlene Tour, Universal, Amber Bullock, and Tabria - Howard Theatre
• Willie De - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)


Sunday, 29 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Akua Allrich & the Tribe (The Soul Freedom Tour) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Alter Ego - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Benjy Ferree and Teen Liver - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Celebrating the Past to Awaken the Future - IRELAND 100: Celebrating a Century of Irish Arts & Culture - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - on the Front Plaza)
• Chaise Lounge - the Hamilton
• Farhan - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena (Live Zinda Tour)
• Faye, Flowerbomb, and Kids Claws - DC9
• The Fourth Stream (album release show) - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Foxtrappe 70s Summer Soiree featuring Clones of Funk & DJ Julian - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Glen David Andrews - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• HEYITSLUKA, Ferris, DJ Yani, Danny Millan, and Tino Young - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Justin Hayward (of the Moody Blues) and Mike Daws - Birchmere
Maryland Deathfesst Sidebar Show Day 4: Occultist, Prisoner, Bestial Evil, Bidet, Grisblod, Writhe - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
Maryland Deathfest XIV: Bongzilla, Demolition Hammer, Denouncement Pyre, Desaster, Destroyer 666, Interment, Nocturnal Graves, Satan, Serpent Throne, Thulcandra, Venom, Wombath - Edison Lot [545 N High St, Baltimore, MD]
Maryland Deathfest XIV: Dead Church, DOOM, Excel, Putrescence, Ringworm, Sanitys Dawn, Sick Fix, Six Brew Bantha, Test, Tragedy, World Burns to Death - Baltimore SoundStage
Maryland Deathfest XIV: Phobocosm, Mitochondrion, Mystifier, Svartidaudi, Zhrine - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Mike Marlin - IOTA Club & Café
• Plastic Cup Boyz - Lincoln Theatre
• RJD2 - 9:30 Club
• Rom, Flower, Shirt/Pants, and Humble Fire - Velvet Lounge
• Rumble Tramp, Tribal Rites, Matt Hooke, and the Red Fens - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
• Sarah Hughes - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Silence the Blind, Shumaun, One Slack Mind, and Cab Ride Home - Villain & Saint [7141 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD] (Metal Uprising 11)
• Temika Moore - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (All-Ages Matinee)
The Great Outdoors with Steven Blier, Summer Hassan, Clarissa Lyons, Jonas Hacker, Shea Owens, Richard Ollarsaba - Wolf Trap (Filene Center - 3 PM)


Monday, 30 May 2016 [link to this day]

• the Dylz Present a 75th Birthday Tribute to Bob Dylan - Jammin' Java
MDF XIV Post-Fest Matinee: Doom, Infest, Rotten Sound, Ramming Speed, Coke Bust, Warxgames, Old Lines, Maloso, Humanmania - Ottobar (Baltimore) (Matinee - noon show)
• Nox, Naps, and Coping Skills - the Snack Bar [DIY space in Bethesda, MD] (Matinee show - 3 PM)
Post-Post MDF Floor Show: Yautja, Triac, D.O.C. - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• SOLE Defined - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)


Tuesday, 31 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Cheick Hamala's Griot Street - Bossa
• Christine & the Queens - 9:30 Club
• Emblem3, the Ready Set, and Megan Nicole - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Gin Blossoms - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6 PM & 9 PM)
• Heron Oblivion and Chris Forsyth & the Solar Motel Band - DC9
Heron Oblivion - Rock & Roll Hotel SHOW AT DC9
• Intrepid Hearts, Blood Rust, Snug, and Lover's Touch - Skramden Yards [Baltimore DIY space]
• James Madison High School Jazz Band - Jammin' Java
• Pree, the Cavemen, Neat, and Jauze - Velvet Lounge
• Sitcom, Trophy Dad, Snail Mail, and Colora - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Skylark - IRELAND 100: Celebrating a Century of Irish Arts & Culture - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Tatran - Howard Theatre
• Trouble Funk - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)


Wednesday, 1 June 2016 [link to this day]

• the Aquiles Baez Trio - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Azar Lawrence Quartet featuring Marvin "Smitty" Smith & Benito Gonzales - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Bad Eric, Unknown Threat, and Hang Clean - Chill Factory [5003 13st NW at Farragut St, WDC]
• Barley Failure - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• the Bottom Dollars and the Hollows - Gypsy Sally's
• Cass Sunstein: The World According to Star Wars reading - 6th & I
• Color Chords Vibrations of the Washington Color School - Meet the Artists Receiption with music by Ted Zook - Northern Virginia Community College [8333 Little River Turnpike Annandale, VA] (The Verizion Gallery - Richard J.Ernst Cultural Center )
• Cyndi Lauper and Boy George - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Daniel Wyche, Ian McColm, and Dura - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]
• Dowsing, Kittyhawk, Lilac Daze, and Oklahoma Car Crash - the Lab [1819 Crestwood Drive, Alexandria, VA]
• Everyone Leaves, Bogues, Locus Sound, Chris Swartz, and No Gender - TheDepot Baltimore [1728 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Flow Tribe - the Hamilton
• Hellpie, Stereo Riots, Sub-Radio, and Staunton - Hard Rock Café [999 E St NW, WDC]
• Hinder - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Leo Maxey - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Lucy Dacus and Gracie & Rachel - DC9
• Maxence Cyrin - Jammin' Java
• Mrs. Magician and the Milestones - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• MSTRKRFT (live) and Computer Magic - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Nada Surf, Big Thief, and Bird of Youth - 9:30 Club
• the Orchid, Shy Low, Fine Fine, and the Greatest Hoax - Velvet Lounge
• Peter Wolf & the Midnight Travelers - Birchmere
• Vinny Vegas, the Effects, and Glass Mannequins - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)


Thursday, 2 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Aaron Leitko, Curved Light, and Cloning - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC] (Studio 69 - Basement of Union Arts)
• Braids and Ginla - Comet Ping Pong
• BSO: Hairspray: In Concert - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Cadence - City of Gaithersburg City Hall Concert Pavilion [31 South Summit Ave, Gaithersburg, MD]
• Cam, Brandy Clark, Lindsay Ell, Runaway June, and Jennifer Nettles - France-Merrick Performing Arts Center / Hippodrome [12 N Eutaw St, Baltimore, MD] (WPOC's Girls With Guitars)
• Charles Brady & His Extraordinaries and Seratones - 9:30 Club
• Cognitive, Consumed with Hatred, I Am the Trieme, Alukah, and Goregore - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Cold Spring Jazz Quartet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Diarrhea Planet and Soul Call Paul - Black Cat (Mainstage - Hit the Can with Oskar Blues Beers)
• Hatebreed, DevilDriver, and Devil You Know - Baltimore SoundStage
• Jane Monheit: Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Lonely Biscuits, Myzica, and Wylder - DC9
• Loud Boyz, Heavy Breathing, and Governess - MLK Library [901 G St NW, WDC]
• Mindi Abair & the Boneshakers - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Paul Santori - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Pinkwash, Natural Velvet, Spray Paint, and Sweepstakes - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• the Ragbirds and Driftwood - Gypsy Sally's
• Rain Follows the Plow: a Dust Opera - Jammin' Java
• Run Come See, the Balsa Glides, and Czars of Leisure - Velvet Lounge
• Third World and Dai Watson - the Hamilton
• Time Is Fire, Kings, and Sistr Mid9ight - Capital Fringe [1358-1360 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Viceroy - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Yahzarah: A Tribute to the Outrageous Life of Prince - Birchmere


Friday, 3 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Adult Mom, Forth Wanderers, and Keeper - Comet Ping Pong
• Alfredo Mojica Group - Bossa
• the Avett Brothers - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• the Bacon Brothers - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Bone Thugs-N-Harmony (Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of Tha Crossroads) - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Brandon Fields and Seth Adams - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Brass-A-Holics and the Trongone Band - the Hamilton
Capital Jazz Fest, Day 1: New Edition, En Vogue, King, and host Donnie Simpson - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• the Carate Urio Orchestra - Bossa
• Deanna Bogart - National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden [DC] (Jazz in the Garden at 5 PM)
• Earphunk Is Daft Phunk - Gypsy Sally's
• Eric Brace & Peter Cooper - Jammin' Java (Rescheduled from 1/23/16 - 7:30 PM Early Show)
• Free Range Improv Comedy - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• The Glenn Angus Jazz Quartet - 49 West Coffeehouse [49 West Street, Annapolis, MD]
• Hamilton Leithauser & Paul Maroon and the Jackfields - DC9
• Henry Butler - AMP
• Irresponsible and Jaint Punch the Unicorn - Jammin' Java (10:30 PM Late Show)
• Jane Monheit: Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• John Prine and Patty Griffin - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Kaytranada and Lou Phelps - 9:30 Club (Late show - 10 PM)
• Lil Uzi Vert - Baltimore SoundStage - sold out
• Louis Weeks - Brentwood Arts Exchange [3901 Rhode Island Ave, Brentwood, MD]
• Mark Farina, Joe L., and Hugo Zapata - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Max Major's Think Again - Howard Theatre
• Michael Carbonaro - Warner Theatre
• Moonshine Society - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• My Brother My Brother and Me - Lincoln Theatre - sold out
• No Presents for Christmas - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Parks Landing, the Great Heights Band, Waverunner, and No Nets - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Pinkwash and Flashers - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Pinkwench, Aerial View, the Druids, Near Northeast, and Useless Grant - VFW 350 [6420 Orchard Ave, Takoma Park, MD] (Strange Adventures II)
• Red Moon Preachers, Ménage À Garage, Shenna & the Dreamers, and Writz Lang - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• ROAMfest - Birchmere
• Ronnie Laws - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• School of Rock Baltimore's Spring Season Show: 20th Century Classics (adults), 60s Soul, Ladies of the 80s, Theatrical Rock - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Sirius Quartet - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Skeleton$, Horse Lords, Cloud Becomes Your Hand, Cigarette, and DAIS - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]
• Urban Funk - Sehkraft Brewing [925 N Garfield St, Suite A, Arlington, VA]
• US Weekly and Dove Lady - Lilly Trotter Tea Lounge [143 T St NW, WDC]
• White Ford Bronco - Rock & Roll Hotel


Saturday, 4 June 2016 [link to this day]

• the Avett Brothers - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Bach to Rock Battle of the Bands - State Theatre
• the Bacon Brothers - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Bass Nation Baltimore feat. Brillz, Torro Torro, Fawks - Baltimore SoundStage
• Br'er, Linear Downfall, and Operator - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]
• Brandy Clark - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (All-Ages Matinee)
Capital Jazz Fest, Day 2: Brian Culbertson, Lalah Hathaway, Marcus Miller, Raul Midon, Jazzing Up the Elements: a musical tribute to Maurice White, Take 6, the Isley Brothers, Al B. Sure, SWV, Eric Roberson, Blackstreet - Merriweather Post Pavilion (Doors @ noon) - sold out
• The Classic Rock Experience feat. The Music of Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Styx, Boston, Deep Purple, Journey, & More - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Crash The Great, 180 Out, Spellborne, BackBlast, Fire In Elysium, and Crucify the Hopeless - the Auld Shebeen [3971 Chain Bridge Rd, Fairfax, VA] (Invisible Wound Benefit Concert)
• Feed Me Disco with Eau Claire, Pat Lok - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Foozle, Swings, the Sea Life, Go Cozy, and Shirt/Pants - Takoma Trukgarten [201 Ethan Allen Ave, Takoma Park, MD]
• Get the Led Out (Led Zeppelin tribute) - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Goodnite Neverland and Up All Night - Jammin' Java (9 PM Late Show)
• the Grandsons Jr. - Jammin' Java (10:30 AM Morning Show)
• Home Body and Social Station - Comet Ping Pong
• Jane Monheit: Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Kill Lincoln, Enemy Insects, Radical Discharge, and Braceface - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Los Autenticos Decadentes - Howard Theatre
• Marcia Ball - the Hamilton
• Me & Dixon featuring Don Dixon, Parthenon Huxley, and Rob Ladd - Jammin' Java (6 PM Early Show)
• Modern English, Pleasure Leftists, Shadow Age, Expert Alterations, and the Holy Circle - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• National Philharmonic: Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 6 - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Oh He Dead, Laura Reed, and Sub Urban Sol - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Psycho Killers (Talking Heads tribute) and Jordan August - Gypsy Sally's
Queering Sound 2016: Object, Le Déjeuner En Fourrure, Contact, Blk w/ Bear, Tower Folley, Arthur Loves Plastic, Joe Belknap Wall, Bryin Dall, Marcus Webb - Pyramid Atlantic Arts Center [8230 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD]
• Questionsinletters - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• ROAMfest - Birchmere
• Sarah Borges & the Broken Singles - IOTA Club & Café
• School of Rock Baltimore's Spring Season Show: 60s Soul, Lennon vs McCartney, Rock 101 (Tuesday), Women Who Rock (adults), Sub Pop Records, Rock 101 (Wednesday) - Ottobar (Baltimore) (Early show - noon)
• Selena Gomez and DNCE - Verizon Center (Revival Tour 2016)
• Selfish Sunday, Your Mother & I Are Separating, Foster Carrots, Foozle, Oklahoma Car Crash, Flowerbomb, Jack Nicholson, Nox, Mountain Jew, Morningside Lane, Bucky's Fatal Mistake, Pack Wolf, Kidaudra, Anthony the Great + Ashe Durban, Cool Baby, Kesari, Djembe Jones (indoor stage); Skeleton Baby (mem. Tomato Dodgers), Alex Michell, Ronnita Freeman, Isaiah Silvers + Sam Dembling (outdoors) - VFW 350 [6420 Orchard Ave, Takoma Park, MD] (Strange Adventures II)
• Shaolin Jazz Live - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
• SOJA, Wale, and Allen Stone - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Tiny Moving Parts, Prawn, Free Throw, and Brick Top - DC9
• Tumbao y Raul Morel - Bossa
• Vintage #18 - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Who's Bad (Michael Jackson tribute) - 9:30 Club (Late show - 10 PM)


Sunday, 5 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Anthony Hamilton and Fantasia - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Beatlemania Now - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
Capital Jazz Fest, Day 3: Will Downing, Fourplay, David Sanborn, Pieces of a Dream, Jarrod Lawson, Mike Phillips, Toni Braxton, the Brand New Heavies, Kenny Lattimore, Rick James' Original Stone City Band, Tamia - Merriweather Post Pavilion (Doors @ noon)
• David Ford - IOTA Club & Café
• Glorystar Children's Chorus - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Jane Monheit: Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Joe Vetter Quartet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Jon Cleray & the Monster Gentlemen - the Hamilton
• Megosh, the Things They Carried, Sic 'Em Buster, Ruse De Guerre, and Idle Empire - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Memories of the King (Elvis tribute) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Mrs. Magician and Calm & Crisis - DC9
• Music From Marshall - Jammin' Java (2 PM Afternoon Show)
• Oddisee, Greenspan, and Joy Postell - Baltimore SoundStage
• School of Rock Baltimore's Spring Season Show: Women Who Rock (adults), 20th Century Classics (adults), Rock 101 (Saturday), Theatrical Rock, Lennon vs. McCartney, Ladies of the 80s, Rock Shop, Rock 101 (Mondays) - Ottobar (Baltimore) (Early show - 1 PM)
• Scienze, King I Divine, Azon Blaze, Noah Bility, and Ullnevano - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• the Slambovian Circus of Dreams and Lumen Jingos - Jammin' Java
• Vo/id, the Obsolete Man, Bust Off., and Pulses. - Velvet Lounge
• Years & Years - 9:30 Club - sold out


Monday, 6 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Between Symmetries and Gloop - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Black Pistol Fire - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Capital Pride's Music in the Night: hosted by Joshua Morgan with performances by Janet Aldrich, Shayna Blass, Michael Mainwaring, Farrell Parker, Jobari Parker, Nova Payton, Grant Saunders and Special Guests Kyle Dean Massey and Wesley Taylor - the Hamilton
• Gregory Porter - Howard Theatre
• Housequake: A Prince Tribute with Timothy Bracken, featuring members of Zomes, Super City, Gunwife Gone, War on Women, and more - IOTA Club & Café
• Joan Shelley, Elephant Micah, and Adam Torres - Jammin' Java
• Kyle Dunnigan (Inside Amy Schumer, Howard Stern Show, Reno 911), Umar Khan, Natalie McGill, and Michael Moris - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Loide - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Mantis and Tristan Welch - Galaxy Hut
• Mudcrutch and the Shelters - 9:30 Club
• the Record Company - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Waxahatchee and Allison Crutchfield - Black Cat (Mainstage)


Tuesday, 7 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Aerial Ruin, Take To the Woods, and Marian McLaughlin - TheDepot Baltimore [1728 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Cheick Hamala's Griot Street - Bossa
• Damien Jurado & the Heavy Light and Ben Abraham - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Frederico Aubele and Margot MacDonald - Jammin' Java
Freshlyground - Howard Theatre CANCELLED
• Lord Huron, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats, and Oh Pep! - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Luray, Citrine, and Louis Weeks - DC9
• Masters of the Steel String Guitar featuring Jerry Douglas, Albert Lee, Wayne Henderson, and More - the Hamilton
• the Outer Vibe and Tenth Mountain Division - Gypsy Sally's
• Purity Ring and Lydia Ainsworth - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Roy Hargrove (trumpet) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Subhumans, Pears, and Free Children of Earth - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Two Door Cinema Club and Bayonne - Black Cat (Mainstage) - sold out


Wednesday, 8 June 2016 [link to this day]

• 6th in the City Chorus Concert - 6th & I
• Before You Exit - Rock & Roll Hotel (the All the Lights Tour)
• Bryson Tiller - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Dolly Parton - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Escondido and Among Savages - Jammin' Java
• Keigo Hirakawa Trio - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Kris Allen (Letting You In tour) and Sean McConnell - the Hamilton (Rescheduled from 4/5/16)
• Los Bronson, Wildlings, PLRLS, and Beachmover - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Purity Ring and Lydia Ainsworth - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Roy Hargrove (trumpet) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Sales, Beya Likhari, and Infinity Crush - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Strathmore Children's Chorus Meets the Beatles - Strathmore (Mansion)
• T-Rextasy, Sidak, Joey Nebulous, and Bless - the Snack Bar [DIY space in Bethesda, MD]
• the Tallest Man on Earth - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Tom Savage - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Wax Idols, King Woman, and Dot Dash - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC]
• Wei Zhongle, Laughing Man, and Jamison Williams - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]
• Yumi Zouma - DC9


Thursday, 9 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Dirty Dozen Brass Band - the Hamilton
• Enanitos Verdes and Hombres G - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Eve 6, Oz, and Christina Holmes - State Theatre
• Fat Joe Desiigner, Young Greatness, and Tabi Bonney - Howard Theatre (WPGC Birthday Bash)
• Green Velvet - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Have Mercy, Something More, Centerfolds, and Honeytomb - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• the Heavy - 9:30 Club
• James McCartney and Aaron Tinjum & the Tangents - Jammin' Java
• Jason Cerda - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Jimmy Thackery & the Drivers and Cathy Ponton King Band - Gypsy Sally's
• Joshua Radin and Gary Jules - Birchmere
• King Khan & the Shrines and Giorgio Murderer - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Peter Wolf & the Midnight Travelers - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• PJ Morton - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
Ragtime the Musical - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• the Red Fetish, Teething Veils, and Daniel Suhre - Capital Fringe [1358-1360 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Reverist, Mirror Factory, the Neuro Farm, and Herschel Hoover - Velvet Lounge
• Roy Hargrove (trumpet) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Ruse and Honor By August (acoustic) - IOTA Club & Café
• Soma, Your Solar, Bravenoise, and the Polygons - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Susto and Justin Jones - Rock & Roll Hotel
• the Twins Jazz Orchestra - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Wilson Harwood - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)


Friday, 10 June 2016 [link to this day]

• 23rd Annual Tinner Hill Blues Festival: Mable John, Trudy Lynn, Gaye Adegbalola & the Wild Rutz - State Theatre
• Alfredo Mojica Group - Bossa
• Anthony Nelson - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Beyoncé (The Formation World Tour) - M&T Bank Stadium [1101 Russell Street, Baltimore, MD]
• Billy Joe Shaver - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
Celebrate Fairfax Festival: Plain White T's, Herr Metal, Dr. Fu - Celebrate Fairfax Festival [12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax, VA]
• Communion featuring Matt Maeson, Junior Prom, and Cub Sport - Jammin' Java
• Community Center, Super City, and [Explosion Sound] - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• the Dan Band - Birchmere
EntertainSloth's Summer Fiesta: Kevin Alexander, Andrw CG, Skip Monday, Blast - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
• Gang of Youths - DC9 (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• George V Johnson Jr - National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden [DC] (Jazz in the Garden at 5 PM)
• Giuda, the Idle Gossip, and Jake Starr & the Delicious Fullness - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Gland, Young Jesus, Pope, and Julian - Milhouse [453 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• the Henchmen (Red Carpet album release), Gotham Theory, Edjacated Phools, Sunbathers, and Matt Baden & the Backflip Yetis - Baltimore SoundStage
• Hippo Campus and Oketo - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Justin Trawick & the Common Good - IOTA Club & Café
• Lea Bertucci, Anthony Pirog, and Halo Valley - Third Floor Loft [Third Floor 4200 9th St NW, WDC]
• LionoiL, Since Antarctica, Fortuna, Set & Stage, and Leigh Cramer - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Luke Bryan, Little Big Town, and Dustin Lynch - Jiffy Lube Live (2016 Country Megaticket)
• Mashrou' Leila - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Miss Shevaughn & Yuma Wray, the Meer, and Bells & Hunters - the 16th Street Music House [6509 16th St NW, WDC]
• Motion City Soundtrack, Have Mercy, and Let It Happen - 9:30 Club (So Long Farewell Tour)
• Naughty Professor and Ernest Stuart (of Red Baraat) - Gypsy Sally's
• O'Malley's March - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
Ragtime the Musical - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Regina Carter Quartet and Ben Williams & Sound Effect - the Hamilton
• Roy Hargrove (trumpet) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Sol Roots - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Spider Lilies, Social Station, Starryville, and Big Green Cherry - Velvet Lounge
• the Steeldrivers - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Sunshine Jones (live set), Charles Feelgood, and Ken Lazee - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Trio Caliente - AMP
• Twenty One Pilots, Mutemath, and Chef'Special - Merriweather Post Pavilion - sold out


Saturday, 11 June 2016 [link to this day]

• 1964 the Tribute - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• 76 Degrees West Band with Sugar Bear - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Alice Smith - 9:30 Club
• Anthony Nelson - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• B.o.B., Scotty ATL, London Jae, and Tabi Bonney - Baltimore SoundStage
• Ballyhoo! and Oogee Wawa - Jammin' Java (10 PM Late Show)
• Beth Orton and Emmy the Great - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Big Ups, Bleary Eyed, and Dove Lady - Comet Ping Pong
• BSO: Appalachian Spring - Strathmore (Music Center)
Celebrate Fairfax Festival: the B-52s - Celebrate Fairfax Festival [12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax, VA]
• Dan Lipton and Slim Stevens feat. Jessie Fenton - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• the Dolan Twins - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Eagulls - Rock & Roll Hotel
EntertainSloth's Summer Fiesta: Ruin, Andrw CG, more TBA - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC] Festival appears to be just one day now
• Folk Soul Revival and Greg Payne & the Piedmont Boys - Gypsy Sally's (Rescheduled from 1/23/16)
Garbage Fest 2016: Textbook Fascist, the Red Fens, the Meer, Hartford Pussies, the Greek Police, Dustin Tyler, Abby Huston, Gianna's Sweet Debut - the Commune [1605 15th Street NW, WDC] (4 PM Start)
• Graveface Roadshow Featuring Casket Girls, Stardeath & White Dwarfs, and Hospital Ships - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC]
• Heartside, Penny Pistolero, and Alexander Peters & the Roosters - Velvet Lounge
• Heather Mae (I Am Enough EP Release Show), Natalie York, and Crys Matthews - Jammin' Java (6:30 PM Early Show)
• the Incredible Jimmy Smith - National Museum of American History [14th St & Constitution Ave, WDC]
• JaDine High On Love U.S. Tour featuring James Reid and Nadine Lustre - Lisner Auditorium
• Johnny & the Headhunters - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Kurt Elling and Jody Nardone Trio - the Hamilton
• the Legwarmers - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Luke Bryan, Little Big Town, and Dustin Lynch - Jiffy Lube Live (2016 Country Megaticket)
• Malon and Metanium - Schizophrenia Hall / Leyla's Restaurant [5607 Sargent Road Hyattsville, MD]
• McLean High School and Longfellow Middle School Big Band Jam - Jammin' Java (1:30 PM Afternoon Show)
• Melodime, Lauren Calve Band, and Christian Lopez - State Theatre
Ragtime the Musical - Wolf Trap (Filene Center - 2 PM & 8 PM)
• Roy Hargrove (trumpet) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Short Lives, Jackie & the Treehorns, and Milo in the Doldroms - IOTA Club & Café
• Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes and Gary Douglas Band - Birchmere
• Supreme Commander, Treble Lifter, Skumboyz, Bust Off, Last Call Hooligans, LNT, Safe Word, the Donalds, Sharp Tooth, Capitol Punsihment, and Teamster - Falls Church VFW [7118 Shreve Road, Falls Church, VA] (Snot Fest)
• Surprise Attack and Pleasure Train - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Theories and Immortal Bird - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Tumbao y Raul Morel - Bossa
• Vardensphere, Cyanotic, and Iszoloscope - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Yoni & Geti (Yoni Wolf of Why? And Serengeti) - Ottobar (Baltimore)


Sunday, 12 June 2016 [link to this day]

• And the Kids, Vundabar, and Palmas - DC9
• Atoka Chase - Galaxy Hut
• Bay Tunes Guitars Spring Rock Band School Performance - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (All-Ages Matinee)
• Birdy and Bahari - 9:30 Club
• Bobby Muncy - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• the Cave Singers and Blank Range - Rock & Roll Hotel
Celebrate Fairfax Festival: Living Colour - Celebrate Fairfax Festival [12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax, VA]
• Childbirth, Colleen Green, and Pouty - Comet Ping Pong
EntertainSloth's Summer Fiesta: Bust Off, James Deering, Andrw CG, more TBA - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC] Festival appears to be just one day now
• Etienne Charles Creole Soul and Jimmy Greene Quartet - the Hamilton
• Eve 6, oz, Christina Holmes, and Split Five - Baltimore SoundStage
• Kate Vargas - Mansion on O St [2020 O St NW, WDC]
• Michael Franks - Birchmere
• Miss Shevaughn & Yuma Wray, the Gents, and Teddy Chipouras - IOTA Club & Café
• Radioactivity (members of Marked Men), Bad Sports, and Cloak/Dagger - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Roy Hargrove (trumpet) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Royce da 5'9" - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• the Tree House School of Music - Fillmore Silver Spring (1:30 PM Show)
• When I'm 74: A Birthday Tribute to Paul McCartney & the Beatles - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Monday, 13 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Chastity Belt, Colleen Green, Which Magic, and Purrer - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Ellie Goulding, Matt & Kim, and Bebe Rexha - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• Flight of the Conchords sing Flight of the Conchords - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Impuritan and Joshua Palace - Galaxy Hut
• Mashrou' Leila - the Hamilton
• Matt Corby - 9:30 Club
• Pity Sex, PWR BTTM, and Petal - DC9
• Plague Vendor, the Garden, and Kim & the Created - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Tyler Damon and Tashi Dorji Duo - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC] (Studio 69 - Basement of Union Arts)


Tuesday, 14 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Abbie Gardner (of Red Molly) and Jesse Terry - Jammin' Java
• At the Drive-In and Le Butcherettes - 9:30 Club - sold out
• the Hunna - DC9
• Jackson Browne - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Jordan Smith - Birchmere
• Leftover Crack, Days N Daze, All Torn Up!, and Daycare Swindlers - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Steve Coleman & Five Elements - 6th & I (DC Jazz Festival)
• Valkyrie - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)


Wednesday, 15 June 2016 [link to this day]

• At the Drive-In and Le Butcherettes - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Barenaked Ladies, OMD, and Howard Jones - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Be Steadwell (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Ben Watt & His Band and Zachary Cale - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Birds of Chicago and Annabelle's Curse - Gypsy Sally's
• Boy & Bear - Birchmere
• Bret Michels - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• BSQ - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Cymande and Chelsey Green & the Green Project - the Hamilton
• Daniel Ouellette & the Shobijin, RadaR, Yellow Tie Guy, and A Rustic Riot - Velvet Lounge
Domo Genesis - Baltimore SoundStage Cancelled
• Elizabeth & Ben Anderson - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Flowers, Beverly, Wildhoney, and Maxine - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• HTC (Hard To Control), Band of Us, and Stone Age Rhapsody - Jammin' Java (Jammin' Java Local Scene)
• Jackson Browne - France-Merrick Performing Arts Center / Hippodrome [12 N Eutaw St, Baltimore, MD]
• Joe Budden and AG Da Coroner - Howard Theatre
• Julianna Barwick and Mas Ysa - 6th & I
• Thrice, La Dispute, and Gates - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Tom Browne - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Tunji Ige and Michael Christmas - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Wyilk & Misky - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)


Thursday, 16 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals - Fillmore Silver Spring (The Malibu Tour)
• Atlas Road Crew, the Southern Belles, and Bencoolen - 9:30 Club
• Beverly - DC9
• Dizzy Gillespie All-Stars featuring Terell Stafford, Freddie Hendrix, Sharel Cassity, Cyrus Chestnut, John Lee & Lewis Nash - Howard Theatre
• Dunderhead - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Dylan LeBlanc and Shel - Jammin' Java
• Ecid and Bluebird - Metro Gallery (Baltimore) (Raining Ramen Bricks Tour Pt. 2)
• Ernest Ranglin & Avila and Yotam Silberstein - the Hamilton
• Griffith Kazmierczak - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Joan Osborne - Birchmere
• Kenny Garrett - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Lake Street Dive and the Lone Bellow - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Lori Williams & Friends - Jazz And Cultural Society [2813 12th St NE, WDC]
• Lynyrd Skynyrd and the Morrison Brothers - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Margaret Glaspy - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Mary Lattimore, Hothead, Pearie Sol, and Light Beams - Slash Run [201 Upshur St NW, WDC]
• Minsk, Bloodiest, At the Graves, and Slugthrower - TheDepot Baltimore [1728 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Pete Davidson (of Saturday Night Live) - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Tame Impala and M83 - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• Thaylobleu (album release show), the Cornel West Theory, Laughing Man, and Leftist - Velvet Lounge
• Turnover, Sports, and Secret Space - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Wanted Man (record release) and Unconscious Disturbance - Black Cat (Backstage)


Friday, 17 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Alfredo Mojica Group - Bossa
• AlunaGeorge and Clepold - 9:30 Club
• Andeson .Paak & the Free Nationals and Little Simz - Baltimore SoundStage (the Malibu Tour)
• BSO: Verdi's Requiem - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Capone - Howard Theatre
• Chaise Lounge - National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden [DC] (Jazz in the Garden at 5 PM)
• Church Night - Black Cat (Mainstage)
DC JazzFest at the Yards: Cissa Paz, Sharel Cassity with Elektra - Yards Park [355 Water St SE, WDC]
• Death Echo, Fallen Martyr, A Sound of Thunder, and White Smoke - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC] (DC Metal Meltdown)
• Guerilla Toss, Sunwatchers, and Crypto Jocks - Comet Ping Pong
• Improper Opera - AMP
• John Doe Rock N Roll Band: Album & Book Release Concert - with opening act Jesse Dayton - Jammin' Java
• John Paul White and Secret Sisters - IOTA Club & Café
• Josh Field - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Kenny Garrett - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Kenny Rodgers: The Gambler's Last Deal - Final Tour with Linda Davis - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• the Legwarmers - State Theatre
• Maceo Parker - the Hamilton (Two shows - 6:30 PM & 9:30 PM - DC JazzFest at the Hamilton)
• Maysa - Birchmere
• Michael Franti & Spearhead with Chali 2na - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Michael Thomas Quintet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Miki Howard - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• the Oak Ridge Boys - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6 PM & 9 PM)
• RATM2 (Rage Against the Machine tribute), Hostile Apostles (311 tribute), and Enjoy! (Incubus tribute) - Jammin' Java (Late show - 10 PM - Back to the 90s)
• Rebelution, the Green, J Boog, Stick Figure, and Through the Roots - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore) (Falling Into Place Summer Tour)
• Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band - Warner Theatre
• Saeed Younan - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• the Skints and the Scotch Bonnets - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
• the Speakers of the House - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Western Star, Sol Frequency, Bencoolen, and Snakes - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• the Whiskey Jam featuring CDBDB and the Broadcast - Gypsy Sally's


Saturday, 18 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Al Stewart and Cindy Lee Berryhill - Birchmere
• Anton Nikkila, Chester Hawkins, and J. Surak - Third Floor Loft [Third Floor 4200 9th St NW, WDC]
• Bleary Eyed, Psychic Subcreatures, the Meltaway, and Snail Mail - the Playroom [Friendship Heights]
• Chris Stapleton, Jason Isbell, and Frank Turner & the Sleeping Souls - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• Covered With Jam and Better Off Dead - Gypsy Sally's (Gypsy Jam 2.0)
Dark Rituals Death Fest 1 - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]
• Dave Matthews Band - Jiffy Lube Live
DC JazzFest at the Yards: Cécile McLorin Salvant, the Chuck Brown Band, Eddie Palmieri and his Latin Jazz Septet - Yards Park [355 Water St SE, WDC]
• the Delfonics - Howard Theatre
• Division, Ghosts of the Fallen, and Croatoan - Old Firestation #3 [3988 University Drive, Fairfax, VA]
• Dungen and Purling Hiss (solo) - Rock & Roll Hotel
• the Experience (Who Is Phizzals? album release concert) - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Fitz & the Tantrums and Finish Ticket - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Gauche - DC Public Library, Mt. Pleasant Branch [3160 16th St NW, WDC] (2 PM Show)
• Hailu Mergia and Wume - Creative Alliance at the Patterson [3134 Eastern Avenue # A, Baltimore, MD]
• Harold Mabern Quartet plus special guest Eric Alexander and Steve Turre Quartet - the Hamilton
• Harry Connick Jr. - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• The In Series: Fidelio - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (3 PM Show)
• Jauze, Bethlehem Steel, Stringer, Follies, and Go Cozy - Lilly Trotter Tea Lounge [143 T St NW, WDC]
• the Jayhawks and Folk Uke - Lincoln Theatre
• Kenny Garrett - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Legwarmers - State Theatre
• Massacre and Visceral Violation - El Gran Chaparral [8307 Annapolis Rd, New Carrolton, MD]
• Michael Thomas Quintet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Peter Bradley Adams - Jammin' Java
• RDGLDGRN, the Skints, and Stacked Like Pancakes - Baltimore SoundStage
• Reverie, Aethos, Skumboyz, and BBC - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
• REZZ - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
Ronnie Laws - Howard Theatre NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Scarface & Bun B featuring WHAT Band - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Sly 45 - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Solar Temple, Solace Sovay, and Older Notes - Velvet Lounge
• the Toasters, the Upstarters, the Fuss, Clockbreaker, Paperback Tragedy, and Thirteen Towers - Ottobar (Baltimore) (Rescheduled from 1/23/16)
• Tough Old Bird and Canyon Collected - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)


Sunday, 19 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Anthony D'Amato - Jammin' Java
• Bill Burr - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena)
• Brantley Gilbert, Justin moore, and Colt Ford - Jiffy Lube Live (2016 Country Megaticket)
• D.R.I., Sonick Plague, Copstabber, and Bust Off - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
DC JazzFest at the Yards: Kamasi Washington, Fred Foss performing a tribute to NEA Jazz Master Jackie McLean, E.J. Strickland's Transient Beings, Igmar Thomas & the Revive Big Band with Talib Kweli, Bilal, and Ravi Coltrane - Yards Park [355 Water St SE, WDC]
Domo Genesis - DC9 (the Chore Tour) CANCELLED
• Harold Melvin's Blue Notes - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD] (Two shows - 12:30 PM & 7:30 PM)
• The In Series: Fidelio - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (4 PM Show)
• Joey DeFranesco Trio and Cory Henry & the Funk Apostles - the Hamilton
• Kenny Garrett - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Lucius and Margaret Glaspy - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Minor Victories - Rock & Roll Hotel
• the Okee Dokee Brothers - AMP
• Ray LaMontagne - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Sistr Mid9ight, Escape-ism, Time is Fire, and DJs Jerry Busher & Rich Morel - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Veronneau - Twins Jazz (Two shows)


Monday, 20 June 2016 [link to this day]

• 10,000 Maniacs - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Bachelor Boys Band - IOTA Club & Café
• Mutual Benefit and Florist - DC9
Outlawz (20th anniversary tour) - Fillmore Silver Spring CANCELLED
• the Staves and Trevor Sensor - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Vista Kicks and Strangers You Know - Jammin' Java


Tuesday, 21 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Colvin & Earle - Birchmere
• Felly, Gyyps, Peter $8n, Dan Goldin, and MC Bravado with the Cypher Junkies - Baltimore SoundStage (the 7th King Tour)
• Gregg Allman - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Haley Reinhart - the Hamilton
• Jonny Lang - Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts [801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD]
• Lisa Loeb - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Lisa Loeb - Wolf Trap (Theatre-In-the-Woods - 10:30 AM)
• Mark Lanegan - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Nick Millevoi's Desertion Trio - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC] (The Preparation presented by Creative Music in DC)
• Oh Wonder - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Pup, Rozwell Kid, and Pkew Pkew Pkew - DC9
• the So So Glos, Big Ups, and Graver - Ottobar (Baltimore)
the Grow Wild Tour: Round2 Crew, Will Jay, Bad Feelings, Dylan Holland, Zach Matari, Ben Hazlewood, The House On Cliff, Rivers Monroe, and James Barre - Jammin' Java
• Violent Femmes - Lincoln Theatre - sold out
• Ziggy Marley - Fillmore Silver Spring


Wednesday, 22 June 2016 [link to this day]

• the 7th King Tour with Felly feat. Byps & special guest Peter $un - Howard Theatre
• Alex Guthrie and RJ Bracchitta - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Black Rhinoceros - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Bonnie Bishop and Sam Outlaw - Jammin' Java
• Colvin & Earle - Birchmere
• the Cure and the Twilight Sad - Merriweather Post Pavilion - sold out
• Dump Him, Foster Carrots, Coronal Mass Ejection, Boyscout Thriller, and Dogwoods - the Playroom [Friendship Heights]
• Dysentery, Parasitic Ejaculation, Bereave, Blacken, and Wormhole - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Grace Potter and Con Brio - 9:30 Club (Rescheduled from 1/22/16) - sold out
• Gregg Allman - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Justin Nozuka - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Natural Child - DC9
• Tomato Dodgers, Shepherds, and the Duskwhales - Milhouse [453 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Weird Al Yankovic (the Mandatory World Tour) - France-Merrick Performing Arts Center / Hippodrome [12 N Eutaw St, Baltimore, MD]
• Wye Oak - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Yael Naim - the Hamilton


Thursday, 23 June 2016 [link to this day]

• [Explosion Sound], Dethlehem, Descendants of Erdrick, and Danimal Cannon - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Angie Stone - Birchmere
• Ani DiFranco - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• BRNDA - American Art Museum [Eighth and F Streets NW, WDC] (Luce Unplugged - 5:30 PM)
• Chris Cornell - France-Merrick Performing Arts Center / Hippodrome [12 N Eutaw St, Baltimore, MD]
• Cubanismo - Howard Theatre
• Dana Louise & the Glorious Birds - AMP
• Dead & Company: Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann, John Mayer, Bob Weir, Oteil Burbridge, Jeff Chimenti - Jiffy Lube Live
• the Eagle Rock Gospel Singers - Jammin' Java
• English Beat, Soul Asylum, and the Scotch Bonnets - Baltimore SoundStage
• Grace Potter and Con Brio - 9:30 Club (Rescheduled from 1/23/16)
• Jazz Band Masterclass with Jeff Antoniuk - Twins Jazz (7:30 PM Only)
• Katie Hargrove - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Kevin Morby and Jaye Bartell - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Nicholas Payton - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Riverdance - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Robert Ellis and Tom Brousseau - the Hamilton
• Robot Jurassic, Not Blood Paint, Tha Raw, and Nomad Express - Metropolitan Kitchen & Lounge [169 West Street, Annapolis, MD]
• Sam Lewis Band and Rosedale - Gypsy Sally's
• Sting & Peter Gabriel - Verizon Center (Rock Paper Scissors Tour)
• Superheaven, Creepoid, and the Spirit of the Beehive - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Tone, RLYR, and Psychic Teens - DC9
• Two Ton Twig and the Dupont Brothers (CD Release Show) - IOTA Club & Café
• Winterhymn, Yesterday's Saints, and Khaotika - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Wye Oak and Teen - Ottobar (Baltimore) - sold out


Friday, 24 June 2016 [link to this day]

• 10,000 Maniacs - Birchmere
• the 19th Street Band - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Baby Hold On To Me - Inspired by the Music of Gerald Levert - Warner Theatre
• Bass Nation Baltimore feat. Kill the Noise & Snails - Baltimore SoundStage
• Dave Barnes and Lucie Silvas - the Hamilton
• Dr. John & the Nite Trippers - Howard Theatre
• Enter the Haggis - National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden [DC] (Jazz in the Garden at 5 PM)
• Graver, Yantras, Fiction Department, and Sungazing - the Swell Den [DIY space in Rockville, MD]
• Greasy Hands, Joe Keyes & the Late Bloomer Band, and SoulXchange - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Jerry Folk - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Jon Bellion - 9:30 Club
• Judith Hill - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
Maryland Doom Fest, Night 1: The Obsessed, Spirit Caravan, Internal Void, Castle, Ruby the Hatchet, Pale Divine, Demon Eye, Admiral Browning, Atala, Black Urn - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]
• Matthew Marlinski and Marguerite - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Millenial Choirs & Orchestras with special guest Jenny Oaks Baker, America's Violinist - Strathmore (Music Center)
Nails, Full of Hell, God's Hate, and Eternal Sleep - Ottobar (Baltimore) NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Nicholas Payton - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Nightmare Poice, Up From Here, Dreamcatcher, and the Longest Start - The Raven Inn [8636 Loch Raven Blvd, Baltimore, MD] (Presented by Feed the Scene)
• Pere Ubu ("Coed Jail!": Songs from 1975-1982) and Obnox - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Pimps of Joytime - Gypsy Sally's
• PLRLS, Snakes, and Callowhill - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Polyon, Handsome Foxes, Almost People, Curse Words, and an acoustic set from Cory Clal (Arliss Nancy) - Velvet Lounge
• Riverdance - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Seldom Scene - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Soak. and Overcoats - DC9 (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• Stephen Kellogg's 6th Annual SK Family BBQ - Night 1 - Jammin' Java
• Warthog, La Misma, Sem Hastro, and Kombat - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Weezer, Panic! At the Disco, and Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness - Jiffy Lube Live
• Winterhymn, Yesterday's Saints, and Khaotika - TheDepot Baltimore [1728 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD]


Saturday, 25 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Baby Hold On To Me - Inspired by the Music of Gerald Levert - Warner Theatre
• Balkan Beat Box and A-WA - 9:30 Club
• Big Hoax (album release), Silent Old Mountains, Fellow Creatures, and Pony Bones - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Black Mountain and Majeure - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Bonnie "Prince" Billy + Bitchin' Bajas (together and apart) with Highlife - 6th & I
• Broncho - DC9
• Burt the Dirt - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Dangermuffin and On the Bus - Gypsy Sally's
• Dixie Chicks - Jiffy Lube Live (DCX World Tour MMXVI)
• Dos Santos Anti-Beat Orquesta, Organix Trio, and DJs Napspace & Pierre Bennu (Lost in Crates) - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Electric Grandmother, DAIS, Blankus Larry, and Aggressive Pedestrian - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
• Gool Ol' Freda - AMP
• The In Series: Fidelio - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Jorma Kaukonen - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (All-Ages Matinee)
• Kathy Sledge: The Brighter Side of Day (Billie Holiday tribute) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Ladyhawke and Psychic Twin - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Marcus Blacke and Jammin Joe Van Dyke - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
Maryland Doom Fest, Night 2: Bang, Place of Skulls, Blackfinger, Unorthodox, War Injun, Hollow Leg, Wizard Eye, Spillage, Argus, Serpents of Secrecy, Wicked Inquisition, Thousand Vision Mist, Dee Calhoun - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]
• Mitski, Japanese Breakfast, and Jay Som - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Psycho Killers (Talking Heads tribute) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Randy Bachman - Howard Theatre (Vinyl Tap Tour)
• Riverdance - Wolf Trap (Filene Center - 2 PM & 8 PM)
• Start Making Sense (Talking Heads tribute) and HmfO (Hall & Oates tribute) - the Hamilton
• Stephen Kellogg's 6th Annual SK Family BBQ - Night 2 - Jammin' Java
• A Tribute to the Music of Mary J, Fantasia, and Erykah Badu - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• the Weathervanes, the Highballers, and Karen Jonas - IOTA Club & Café
• When Gotham Falls (reunion), Violence in Vanity (EP release), Through the Wake, Imbued, and This September - Baltimore SoundStage
• Whenskiesaregray, the Heads are Zeros, Eyelet, Clay Davis, Mental School, A Film in Color, and InDroves - Reverb [2112 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD] (Fake Crab Records Fest)


Sunday, 26 June 2016 [link to this day]

Aria Jukebox - Wolf Trap (the Barns - 3 PM)
• Atlas At Last, Pudge, and Southpaws - Velvet Lounge
• Barenaked Ladies, OMD, and Howard Jones - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Best of Serenade! - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM - Co-presented by Classical Movements)
DC101 Kerfuffle: blink-182, Silversun Pickups, Cold War Kids, Violent Femmes, Bear Hands, the Strumbellas, Joywave - Merriweather Post Pavilion (Doors @ 12:30 PM)
• Deerhoof, Kill Alters, and Rinse - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Green Beret, Aggression Pact, Javla (last show), Stinger, Zipper, and Hot Shot - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Guns N' Roses and Alice In Chains - FedEx Field [1600 FedEx Way, Landover, MD 20785]
• Hemlines, Worriers, Mikey Erg, and Art Sorority for Girls - DC9
• The In Series: Fidelio - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (4 PM Show)
• Jackyl and the Tommy McGee Band - Baltimore SoundStage
• Jim Brickman - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 4 PM All-Ages Matinee & 7 PM 21+ Show)
• Kathy Sledge: The Brighter Side of Day (Billie Holiday tribute) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Lil Uzi Vert & Kodak Black with 21 Savage & YFN Lucci - Fillmore Silver Spring
Maryland Doom Fest, Night 3: Mos Generator, Karma to Burn, King Giant, Wasted Theory, Orodruin, Foghound, Toke, Eternal Black, Seasick Gladiator, Doperider, Flummox - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]
• Mystery Lights - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Peter Asher & Albert Lee and the Kennedys - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Riverdance - Wolf Trap (Filene Center - 2 PM & 8 PM)
• Sleep and Windhand - 9:30 Club
• Three Dog Night - Birchmere
• Unaussprechlichen Kulten and Dire Omen - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Village People - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Wheeler Walker Jr. (Rated R) - Jammin' Java


Monday, 27 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Andrew Tufano, Dylan Dunlap, Eli Pafumi, and Miranda Ellis - Jammin' Java
• Paul Simon - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Peter Asher & Albert Lee - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Quasi and Saqqara Mastaba - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Stereoriots, Mimi Loco & the Drama Queens, and Company Calls - Black Cat (Backstage)


Tuesday, 28 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic & DJ Zone and Homeboy Sandman - 9:30 Club
• Al Strong - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• AWOLNATION, Death From Above 1979, and Irontom - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Ceu - Howard Theatre
• Jammin' Java's Mid-Atlantic Band Battle #15 - Prelims Night 1 - Jammin' Java
• Joe Purdy - the Hamilton
• Mali Music - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Modern Baseball, Joyce Manor, and Thin Lips - Baltimore SoundStage
• Paul Simon - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)


Wednesday, 29 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Andaiye - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Asha Bhosle with Wolf Trap Opera - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Be Steadwell - AMP
Be Steadwell (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion) Concert is at AMP, not at Strathmore's Mansion.
• Beggars Tomb and Gypsy Soul Revival - Gypsy Sally's
• Beres Hammond - Howard Theatre
• the Doubleclicks and Juliana Finch - Jammin' Java
• Hall Williams - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Mayer Hawthorne - 9:30 Club
• Milo in the Doldrums, the Head, and Yum - Velvet Lounge
• Mingo Fishtrap and Jamie McLean Band - the Hamilton
• Pinegrove, Ratboys, and Half Waif - DC9
• Soft Kill, Underpass, Pellars, and Lover's Touch - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• the Taj Majal Trio - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Tale of Us and Rush Plus - U St Music Hall (9 PM Show)
• Vonda Shepard - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Whitesnake, Whitford, and St. Holmes - Fillmore Silver Spring


Thursday, 30 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Alexander Jean featuring Mark Ballas & BC Jean - Jammin' Java
• Beres Hammond - Howard Theatre
• Black Milk and Nat Turner - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Dead Kennedys, the Welch Boys, and Walk the Plank - 9:30 Club
• Echo Courts, Surf Harp, and Go Cozy - Bathtub Republic's New Location [2511 10th Street NE, WDC]
• Fear of Men and Puro Instinct - DC9
• Genevieve, Cadaveric Spasm, Bandit, Universal Remonster, and Uncle Buck - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Hip-Hop and Go-Go Classic featuring Naughty By Nature, MC Lyte, EPMD, Slick RIck, Junkyard, EU and more - DAR Constitution Hall (Presented by MAJIC 102.3)
• the Hotelier, Told Slant, and Bellows - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Jerry Tolk & the Old Soul String Band - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Jesus Culture - Fillmore Silver Spring (Let It Echo Tour)
• Karen Bernod - Akoustikally Karen - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Mike Stud and Innanet James - Baltimore SoundStage (These Days Tour)
• NSO: DreamWorls animation in Concert - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Our Point of View featuring Robert Glasper, Lionel Loueke, Derrick Hodge, Kendrick Scott, Marcus Strickland, Ambrose Akinmusire - Birchmere
• Owen Danoff (of NBC's The Voice) and Mike Schiavo - the Hamilton
• Patti LaBelle - Strathmore (Music Center - Rescheduled from 4/7/16)
• Psycroptic, Beyond Creation, the Zenith Passage, Silence the Requiem, Crawling Manifest, Delenda, and Midvale - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]
• Surprise Attack, the Smiling Islanders, and Bunny Man Bridge - IOTA Club & Café
• Unring the Bell - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Vocal Colors: Brenton Ryan (tenor), Ben Endquist (baritone), Kirill Kuzmin (piano) - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (6:30 PM Show)
• Whitford St. Holmes - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the Woodshedders and Will Overman Band - Gypsy Sally's


Friday, 1 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Carter Lou & the Project (Album Release party), Wild Love, and the Duskwhales - Jammin' Java
• Flag (original members Keith Morris, Chuck Dukowski, Bill Stevenson, and Dez Cadena with Stephen Egerton performing the music of Black Flag), War on Women, and the Dirty Nil - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Hivelords, Genevieve, and Mother Moon - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• In Your Memory, Birthright, Dear Spring, and the Starless - Rock & Roll Hotel
• The Janine Gilbert-Carter Quintet with Vince Smith, Wes Biles, Manny Kellough, and Antonio Parker - Westminster Presbyterian Church [400 I St. SW, WDC]
• Ms. Anita Wilson - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Night of Soul featuring Kim Tae Woo - Howard Theatre
• NSO: America the Beautiful - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Pasadena Tour Ending Party with Spiritual Rez, Never Ending Fall, Against Better Judgement, Joint Operation - Baltimore SoundStage
• Patti LaBelle - Strathmore (Music Center - Rescheduled from 4/8/16)
• People Under the Stairs - 9:30 Club
• Renshaw Davies, Humbalaya, and Prima Vera - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Speakers of the House - National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden [DC] (Jazz in the Garden at 5 PM)
• A Tribute to Count Basie starring the John Blount-Dave Tucker Big Band - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Vivian Green - Birchmere
• Westmain - IOTA Club & Café


Saturday, 2 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Alukah, Emerge a Tyrant, Phantoms, and Artifacts - Baltimore SoundStage
• Carol Riddick - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Dingleberry Dynasty and F - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• the Huggy Lowdown - Chris Paul & Friends feat. Timmy Hall from the Donnie Snipson Show - Howard Theatre (Two shows - 6 PM & 9 PM)
• Journey, the Doobie Brothers, and Dave Mason - Jiffy Lube Live
• the Lloyd Dobler Effect - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Luke Johnson Band - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Major & the Monbacks and M.H. & His Orchestra - the Hamilton
• Mary Chapin Carpenter and the Milk Carton Kids - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Miss Tess & the Talkbacks (CD release show) - IOTA Club & Café
• Richie Ramone - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Satan's Satyrs, Magic Circle (ex Rival Mob, No Tolerance, Mind Eraser), Iron Man, Crazy Bull, and Battle Ruins - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• We Were Promised Jetpacks and Prism Tats - Jammin' Java


Sunday, 3 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Bill Kirchen & Too Much Fun and Marcus King Band - Birchmere
• the Box Tops - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Eric Sommer (full band) - IOTA Club & Café
• Fox45, Gateway to Hell, Queen Wolf, and the Stops - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Jammin' Java's Mid-Atlantic Band Battle #15 - Prelims Night 2 - Jammin' Java
• Los Pericos + Aterciopelados with Zakke - Howard Theatre
• Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Suppression, Radiation Blackbody, Mind as Prison, the Wayward, and Drugs of Faith - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]


Tuesday, 5 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Bob Dylan and Mavis Staples - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Girlpool - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Inter Arma, Withered, and Genocide Pact - DC9
• Jammin' Java's Mid-Atlantic Band Battle #15 - Prelims Night 3 - Jammin' Java
• Jarekus Singleton - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Phoebe Ryan, Cardiknox, and Secret Weapons - Rock & Roll Hotel


Wednesday, 6 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Ambrosia - AMP
• Bianca Muniz - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Greyhounds and Bobby Thompson (solo) - Gypsy Sally's
• Jammin' Java's Mid-Atlantic Band Battle #15 - Prelims Night 4 - Jammin' Java
• Jessy Lanza and DJ Taye - DC9
• Lion Babe and Kamau - 6th & I
• Los Van Van - 9:30 Club
• Lyfe Jennings - Baltimore SoundStage
• Todd Bauchspies - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Tuelo - Strathmore (Outdoors - Gudelsky Gazebo)


Thursday, 7 July 2016 [link to this day]

• the CrossRhodes (Raheem DeVaughn + Wes Felton) - Birchmere
• Guided By Voices - 9:30 Club
• the Iguanas - the Hamilton
• Jean Carne - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Justin Bieber - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena)
• Matthew Francis Andersen - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Moona Luna - Strathmore (Outdoor Backyard Theater Stage - 9:30 AM & 11:30 AM)
• Nothing, Citizen, and Culture Abuse - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Oh Pep! - Jammin' Java
• Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo and Melissa Etheridge - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Sitcom, Frontyards, DimeBlue6, and Flowerbomb - Club Penguin [DIY space in Silver Spring, MD]
• the Split Seconds, Wild Love, and More AM Than FM - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Sublime with Rome, Tribal Seeds, and Bleeker - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Tortured Soul, Amadou Kouyate, and Sol Power All Stars - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
• Yanni - Warner Theatre


Friday, 8 July 2016 [link to this day]

• 5 Seconds of Summer - Jiffy Lube Live
• Arbouretum, Chris Forsyth & the Solar Motel Band, and Plow - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• BRNDA, Bueno, and Governess - Comet Ping Pong
• Carolyn Wonderland and Toronzo Cannon - the Hamilton
• Chelsey Green & the Green Project - National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden [DC] (Jazz in the Garden at 5 PM)
• Driftwood Soldier - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Eric Roberson - Baltimore SoundStage
• Erin & the Wildfire and Julia Fanning - IOTA Club & Café
• the Fabulous Dialtones Rockin' and Dancin' Party - Jammin' Java
• Jean Carne - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Los Cafres & Estelares - Howard Theatre
• Mahogany - DC9 (Early show - 6:30 PM)
Merryland Kick-Off Concert: Papadosio with ELM - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
Merryland Kick-Off Concert: Soul Rebels, People's Blues of Richmond - 9:30 Club
• Miel San Marcos and Danny Berrios - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena
• Mike Slap the Bass (featuring Michael Scoglio of the 19th Street Band) - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• NSO: Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue with Yuja Wang, piano - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Rochelle Rice - AMP
• Sick of It All (30 years: 1986-2016), Street Dogs, and King Ly Chee - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Slippery When Wet (Bon Jovi tribute) - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Suede - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Trees - Gypsy Sally's


Saturday, 9 July 2016 [link to this day]

• 10th Annual Mike Seeger Commemorative Old Time Banjo Festival featuring Sam Gleaves, Roni Stoneman, the Ebony Hillbillies, Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer - Birchmere
• Bobby Long and Brian Dunne - Jammin' Java (6:30 PM Early Show)
• Corky Laing Plays Mountain - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the Dave Kline Band - Gypsy Sally's
• David Bazan and Laura Gibson - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Emily King and PJ Morton - 9:30 Club
• Jean Carne - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Jim Breuer - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 7 PM & 10 PM)
• Kiss & Ride featuring Carly Harvey - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Letlive and Seahaven - Baltimore SoundStage
• Maks and Val Live on Tour: Our Way - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena
Merryland Late-Night Concert with Karl Denson and host Kung Fu - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
Merryland Music Fest, Day 1: String Cheese Incident (two sets), Lotus, Stephen "Ragga" Marley, Yonder Mountain String Band, Karl Denson's Tiny Universe, Protoje, TAUK, ELM - Merriweather Post Pavilion (Doors @ 1 pm)
• Naomi Shelton & the Gospel Queens - the Hamilton
• NSO: Raiders of the Lost Ark - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Ryan Shepherd & Richtown and Big Tow - Jammin' Java (9:30 PM Late Show)
• Shenandoah Run - AMP
• Smithjackson - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Snuggle, Akris, Hellpie, Red Sword, and Blue Collar War - Old Firestation #3 [3988 University Drive, Fairfax, VA]
• Toby Keith - Jiffy Lube Live (2016 Country Megaticket)
• Undergang, Spectral Voice, Taphos Normos, and Putrisect - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)


Sunday, 10 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Angie Keilhauer and Kevin Olson - Jammin' Java (2 PM Afternoon Show)
• Cam'Ron, the Underachievers, G Herbo, Nyck Caution, and Don't Smoke Rock - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Carlos Vives - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Disturbed, Breaking Benjamin, Alter Bridge, and Saint Asonia - Jiffy Lube Live
• Kitten and Clean Spill - Baltimore SoundStage
• Little River Band - Birchmere
• Los Lonely Boys and the Slim Kings - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Luciano - Howard Theatre
Merryland Music Fest, Day 2: Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals, Grace Potter, Greensky Bluegrass, Langhorne Slim & the Law, Nahko & Medicine for the People, Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, Turkuaz, Cris Jacobs Band - Merriweather Post Pavilion (Doors @ 1 pm)
• Rorie (Singing & Silence EP release) and Ran Sanford - Jammin' Java
• Steve Gunn and Spacin' - Black Cat (Backstage)


Monday, 11 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Bas (Too High to Riot Tour), the Hics, Ron Gilmore, Cozz, and Earthgang - Baltimore SoundStage
• Beach House - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Beres Hammond - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Little River Band - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Raging Fyah, Nappy Riddem, and Dub City Renegades - Jammin' Java
• Ruff Endz - Blues Alley (Two shows)


Tuesday, 12 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Beach House - 9:30 Club
• Iz'em, Antarcticats, Calm & Crisis, and Hundredth Nomad - Velvet Lounge
• John Carpenter: Live Retrospective (performing themes from his classic films and new compositions) - Lincoln Theatre
• Los Lonely Boys - Birchmere
• Modest Mouse and Brand New - Merriweather Post Pavilion
Nyogthaeblisz, Hellvetron, Nexul, and Process of Suffocation - Club Orpheus [1003 East Pratt St, Baltimore, MD] (NOTE: 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. We have been informed that this show will NOT happen at Club Orpheus due to the band's ) Show won't happen at this venue.
• the Smokers Club Tour: Cam'ron, the Underachievers, G Herbo, Smoke DZA, Nyck Caution - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Steely Dan and Steve Winwood - Jiffy Lube Live
• Tinsley Ellis - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Wednesday, 13 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Ken & Brad Kolodner - Strathmore (Outdoors - Gudelsky Gazebo)
• Luba Mason - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Slate Political Gabfest - Warner Theatre
• the Temptations - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Valient Thorr and Black Wizard - Baltimore SoundStage
• Young Rapids, Spaceface, and Paperhaus - DC9


Thursday, 14 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Aterciopelados - Howard Theatre
• the Bird Dogs present the Everly Brothers Experience - Birchmere
• Bob Funck - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Los Straitjackets - Gypsy Sally's
• Marcus Johnson - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular - State Theatre
• Recess Monkey - Strathmore (Outdoor Backyard Theater Stage - 9:30 AM & 11:30 AM)
• She Wants Revenge (Debut Album 10-Year Anniversary Tour) - Baltimore SoundStage
• the Temptations - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Wesley Stace (John Wesley Harding) - Jammin' Java
• Wussy and Dot Dash - Black Cat (Backstage)


Friday, 15 July 2016 [link to this day]

• the Bayside Tigers - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Darryl Rahn and Slim Stevens feat. Jessie Fenton - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Evermay Chamber featuring Maryland Classic Youth Orchestras of Strathmore - Strathmore (Music Center)
Ha-Ash - Howard Theatre NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Hey Mercedes, the World is a Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid to Die, and Prawn - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Jam Band Fan Night - State Theatre
• Killer Deluxe - Jammin' Java
• Marcus Johnson - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Mike Cooley - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• the Movement and Signal Fire - Gypsy Sally's
• the Nighthawks - AMP
• Origem - National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden [DC] (Jazz in the Garden at 5 PM)
• Phil Perry - Birchmere
• Rakim (performing Paid In Full), Icon Tha God, and Tislam the Great - Baltimore SoundStage
• Shartel & Hume - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Superhero Homicide: Dawn of Deathdealer (murder mystery) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Tarrus Riley with Dean Fraser & the Blak Soil Band - Howard Theatre
• Thonian Horde, Athame, and Byrgan - R&K Pub [15 E. Baltimore St, Hagerstown, MD]
• Umphrey's McGee and the Main Squeeze - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)


Saturday, 16 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Baphomet's Blood and Violentor - El Gran Chaparral [8307 Annapolis Rd, New Carrolton, MD]
• Breakaway, Bust Off, Death Cat, BBC, Skum Boyz, Encasing Embrace, Laughing Man, Dylijens, Sneaks, Karmen Line, Wanted Man, allthebestkids - St. Stephen & the Incarnation Episcopal Church (Supporting Minority Youth in the Arts & Life - presented by Positive Force - benefit for Stop Police Terror Project)
• Brian McKnight - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Coup Sauvage & the Snips and Horse Lords - MLK Library [901 G St NW, WDC]
• Dailey & Vincent - the Hamilton
• Florida Georgia Line, Cole Swindell, the Cadillac Three, and Kane Brown - Jiffy Lube Live (2016 Country Megaticket)
• Jack & Amanda Palmer and Thor & Friends - 9:30 Club
• Jenn Grinels - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Jim Slakie Tribute Show & CD Release Party featuring Five Days Drive and Faded Giant - Jammin' Java (2 PM Afternoon Show)
• Kian 'N' JC - Lincoln Theatre
• Marcus Johnson - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Mint Condition - Warner Theatre
• Monica, Melanie Fiona, and Avant - DAR Constitution Hall
• Mutual Groove (Wings of Apollo), Albino Rhino, and Bentley & the Hustle - Jammin' Java (6:30 PM Early Show)
• Pandora's Box (Aerosmith tribute) - State Theatre
• Rakim: Performing Paid In Full (for the first time ever in DC) - Howard Theatre
• Schuyler Grant and the Bumperyachts - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Since Antarctica and StereoRiots - Jammin' Java (10 PM Late Show)
• Skip Castro Band - Gypsy Sally's
• the Speakers of the House - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
Vans Warped Tour: Falling in Reverse, Four Year Strong, Less Than Jake, New Found Glory, Reel Big Fish, Set it Off, Sum 41, We the Kings, Yellowcard, Issues, Mayday Parade, Pepper, Real Friends, Sleeping With Sirens, State Champs, The Maine, The Story So Far, Tonight Alive, Crown The Empire, Every Time I Die, Ice Nine Kills, Motionless in White, The Color Morale, The Word Alive, Volumes, Whitechapel, Chelsea Grin, Coldrain, Cruel Hand, From Ashes to New, Gideon, In Hearts Wake, Oceans Ate Alaska, Vanna, Veil of Maya, Emarosa, I See Stars, Knuckle Puck, Masked Intruder, Roam, SECRETS, The Heirs, The Interrupters, Young Guns, Against The Current, Assuming We Survive, Ballyhoo!, Chunk! No, Captain Chunk!, GHOST TOWN, SYKES, Teenage Bottlerocket, Too Close to Touch, Waterparks, Avion Roe, Bad Seed Rising, Broadside, Cane Hill, Dash Ten, Hail the Sun, Like Pacific, Mother Feather, Old Wounds, Palaye Royale, Reckless Seranade, Safe to Say, Silent Planet, Wage War, With Confidence - Merriweather Post Pavilion (Doors @ 11 AM)


Sunday, 17 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Belly - Baltimore SoundStage (Live From the Shadows Tour)
• the Gotobeds, Birth (Defects), and Bested - DC9
• Gwen Stefani and Eve - Jiffy Lube Live (This Is What The Truth Feels Like Tour)
• Honor By August and Air Traffic Controller - Jammin' Java (Rock This Town: Sunday Funday)
• Marcus Johnson - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Nighthawks - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the Real Deal starring Texas legends Reverend Horton Heat (solo) & Dale Watson (solo) - Birchmere
• Tedeschi Trucks Band, Los Lobos, and North Mississippi Allstars - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)


Monday, 18 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Castle of Genre, Walkabout, Weird Wolf, and Shirt/Pants - Jammin' Java
• Dikembe and Slingshot Dakota - Comet Ping Pong
• Indigo Girls - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Tuesday, 19 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Beth Hart and Matt Andersen - Birchmere
• Dave Ballou (solo trumpet CD release) and Anthony Pirog - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC] (The Preparation presented by Creative Music in DC)
• Green Beans, Afarinesh, and the Killing Daylights - Jammin' Java (Jammin' Java Local Scene)
• Indigo Girls - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Wednesday, 20 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Beth Hart and Matt Andersen - Birchmere
• Colin Hay - St. John's College - Francis Scott Key Auditorium [60 College Avenue, Annapolis, MD]
• the Everly Brothers Experience - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Fort Defiance - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Intronaut, Entheos, and Mon Tooth - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Midnight North (featuring Grahame Lesh) and Doobie Decibel System - Gypsy Sally's
• Throwing Plates and Vim & Vigor - Bossa
• Water Liars - DC9
• White Denim - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• the Wild Reeds - Strathmore (Outdoors - Gudelsky Gazebo)


Thursday, 21 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Brett Dennen and Esme Patterson - 9:30 Club
• BSO: Salsa at the Symphony - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Cyndi Washburn - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• EmiSunshine - Jammin' Java
• Graham Nash - Birchmere (This Path Tonight Tour)
• Grave Gnosis, Mehenet, Skitchrist, and Embra - TheDepot Baltimore [1728 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Holy F*ck and Doomsquad - DC9
• Jazz Funk Soul - Jeff Lorber, Chuck Loeb, & Everette Harp - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• K. Michelle - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Laudau Eugene Murphy, Jr. - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Rookie of the Year ('the Goodnight Moon' unplugged tour), Point Blank Society, Sharptooth, Valley Girl, My Heart My Anchor, and Carry the Banner - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• the Uncle Devin Show - Strathmore (Outdoor Backyard Theater Stage - 9:30 AM & 11:30 AM)
Wait Wait . . . Don't Tell Me - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)


Friday, 22 July 2016 [link to this day]

• the Bacon Brothers - Birchmere
• Black Rhinoceros - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Bust Off, SkumBoyz, Nine To Five, the Yesterday Indifference, Morning Ride, and Sidecar Conspiracy - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Diane Coffee (of Foxygen) and Surf Harp - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Incendio - National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden [DC] (Jazz in the Garden at 5 PM)
• Jazz Funk Soul - Jeff Lorber, Chuck Loeb, & Everette Harp - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Justin Trawick & the Common Good - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Lera Lynn - the Hamilton
• Lindsey Luff - DC9
• Lori McKenna (full band) - Jammin' Java (Wreck You Tour)
• Sufjan Stevens - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Terri Clark - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Trixie Whitley - Rock & Roll Hotel


Saturday, 23 July 2016 [link to this day]

• 311 and Matisyahu - Fillmore Silver Spring - sold out
• the Bacon Brothers - Birchmere
• bands TBA - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore) (Hasan's birthday bash)
• Brandi Carlile, Old Crow Medicine Show, and Dawes - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• Bryan Ferry and LP - Lincoln Theatre - sold out
• the Cactus Liquors and Half Step - Gypsy Sally's
• the Capitol Steps - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6 PM & 9 PM)
• Diane Coffee and Boulevards - DC9
• Dierks Bentley, Randy Houser, and Cam & Tucker Beathard - Jiffy Lube Live (2016 Country Megaticket)
• Fast Eddie & the Slowpokes - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Fear of Men - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• G-Nome Project and Threesound - Jammin' Java (10 PM Late Show)
• Iron Reagan, the Dopamines, and Mikey Erg - Black-Eyed Susan [2700 Lighthouse Pt, Baltimore, MD] (The Baltimore Boat Show: Booze Cruisin' for Bruisin')
• Jazz Funk Soul - Jeff Lorber, Chuck Loeb, & Everette Harp - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Joseph Arthur - Jammin' Java (6:30 PM Early Show)
• Koa - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (All-Ages Matinee)
• My Brother's Keeper - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• NSO: The Firebird - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Percussor, Bound By the Grave, Exterminance, Engulfed in Blackness, and Throne of Botis - The Raven Inn [8636 Loch Raven Blvd, Baltimore, MD]
• Super Furry Animals and Chris Forsyth & the Solar Motel Band - 9:30 Club (Rescheduled from 5/6/16)
• A Tribute to the King of Kings - Music from Strykers Posse, Proverb Reggae Band, and Soultonic Hi-Fi with DJ Selah - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Valy Live - Warner Theatre


Sunday, 24 July 2016 [link to this day]

• the Bacon Brothers - Birchmere
• Jazz Funk Soul - Jeff Lorber, Chuck Loeb, & Everette Harp - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Marissa Nadler, Wrekmeister Harmonies, and Muscle & Marrow - DC9
• A Muscle Shoals Revue with the Amy Black Band - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• NSO: Pink Martini - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Tinsley Ellis - the Hamilton
Walk the Moon - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore) CANCELLED


Monday, 25 July 2016 [link to this day]

• the Besnard Lakes and Great American Canyon Band - DC9
• Bryan Ferry and LP - Lincoln Theatre
• Joy Lenz (Bethany Joy Lenz) & her Firepit Band - Jammin' Java
• Louis Prima Jr. & the Witnesses - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Order of Leviathan, Skulsyr, Xeukatre, and Jera - Bell Foundry [1539 N. Calvert St, Baltimore, MD]


Tuesday, 26 July 2016 [link to this day]

• BWB featuring Norman Brown, Kirk Whalum, and Rick Braun - Birchmere
• Chicano Batman and Maracuyeah - DC9
• the Defibulators - Gypsy Sally's
• Demi Lovato & Nick Jonas - Verizon Center (Future Now: the Tour - Honda Civic Tour)
• Digible Planets - 9:30 Club
• Huey Lewis & the News and Jamie Kent - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Ryan Adams: Solo Acoustic - Lincoln Theatre - sold out
• Slipknot, Marilyn Manson, and Of Mice & Men - Jiffy Lube Live


Wednesday, 27 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Aztec Sun - Strathmore (Outdoors - Gudelsky Gazebo)
• Brazilian Girls - Howard Theatre
• Butch Trucks & the Freight Train Band - AMP
• case/lang/veirs (Neko Case / k.d. lang / Laura Veirs) with Andy Shauf - Lincoln Theatre - sold out
• the Chris Robinson Brotherhood - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Club Cheval (live) - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Frankie Cosmos, Warehouse, and Snail Mail - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Jeff Beck & Buddy Guy - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Kat Kennedy - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Little Tybee and the Wild Reeds - Gypsy Sally's
• Liz Vice - Jammin' Java
• Liz Vice - Jammin' Java
• Stooges Brass Band - the Hamilton


Thursday, 28 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Andrew & Polly: Ear Snacks Live - Strathmore (Outdoor Backyard Theater Stage - 9:30 AM & 11:30 AM)
• Ben Hemming - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• BSO: Bach & Blue - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Butch Trucks & the Freight Train Band - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• case/lang/veirs (Neko Case / k.d. lang / Laura Veirs) with Andy Shauf - Lincoln Theatre
• Chino Y Nacho and Guaco - Fillmore Silver Spring
• DMX - Howard Theatre
• Further Seems Forever, Young & Heartless, Kids, and Fadest - Baltimore SoundStage
• Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams - AMP
• Lindstrom - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Otis Taylor Band - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Quilt - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Sarah Jarosz - Birchmere
• Swans and Okkyung Lee - 9:30 Club
• Tony Bennett - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Vocal Colors: Kerriann Otano (soprano), Alasdair Kent (tenor), Christian Zaremba (bass-baritone), David Hanlon (piano) - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (6:30 PM Show)


Friday, 29 July 2016 [link to this day]

• the 19th Street Band - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Bloodkin and Koa - Gypsy Sally's
• the Chuck Brown Band - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Croatoan, White Smoke, Death Penalty, A Sound Of Thunder, and Death Echo - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC] (DC Metal Meltdown)
• Dark Star Orchestra (the Grateful Dead tribute) and the Bridge - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• the Dustbowl Revival - the Hamilton
• Eastern Standard Time - National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden [DC] (Jazz in the Garden at 5 PM)
• Femi Kuti & The Positive Force - 9:30 Club
• Fifth Harmony and Jack & Jack - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena
• Jameson Elder and Nick Andrew Staver - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Lyfe Jennings - Birchmere
• Marah Reunion Show - Jammin' Java
• Marianas Trench - Baltimore SoundStage (SPF 80s Tour)
• the Morrison Brothers - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• NSO: Tchaikovsky & Debussy with Chad Hoopes, violin - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Point Break Live - Howard Theatre
• Poncho Sanchez & His Latin Jazz Band - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Rhye - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• the Tone Rangers and Flo Anito - AMP


Saturday, 30 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Billy Joel - Nationals Park [1500 South Capitol St SE, WDC]
• Counting Crows and Rob Thomas - Jiffy Lube Live
• Drop Electric, Tone, the Sea Life, and Janel & Anthony - 9:30 Club
• the Fabulous Thunderbirds featuring Kim Wilson - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
Flight of the Valkyries 8 - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• John "Papa" Gros and Cris Jacobs - Gypsy Sally's
• Jonathan Sloane Trio - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• NSO: Star Trek Into Darkness - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Paul Gargiulo - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Poncho Sanchez & His Latin Jazz Band - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Record Company - Baltimore SoundStage
• Rich Robinson - the Hamilton
• Rita Rudner - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 5:30 PM & 8:30 PM)
• Samantha Fish - Birchmere
• Scratch Mania 2016: DJ Q-Bert, Chris Karns, Total Eclipse, DJ i-DEE, DJ Killa-Jewel - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Throwing Plates (album release show) and Jason Masi - Jammin' Java (6 PM Early Show)
• Wandering Lies - Jammin' Java (10 PM Late Show)


Sunday, 31 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Architects, Counterparts, Sworn, and Make Them Suffer - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Garbage - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Julion Alvarez - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena (Mis Idolos Hoy Mis Amigos Tour)
• Maura O'Connell & Karan Casey - Birchmere
• Poncho Sanchez & His Latin Jazz Band - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Rich Robinson - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa - Jiffy Lube Live
• Todrick Hall Presents: Straight Outta Oz - Baltimore SoundStage


Monday, 1 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Broods and Jarryd James - 9:30 Club
• Carcass, Crowbar, Ghoul, and Night Demon - Baltimore SoundStage
• Samantha Fish - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Todrick Hall Presents: Straight Outta Oz Tour - Howard Theatre


Tuesday, 2 August 2016 [link to this day]

• the Fall of Troy, '68, and Illustrations - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Jay Brannan - Jammin' Java
• White Lung - Rock & Roll Hotel


Wednesday, 3 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Cissa Paz - Strathmore (Outdoors - Gudelsky Gazebo)
• Deftones and Refused - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Garbage - Lincoln Theatre
• Shooter Jennings & Waymore's Outlaws - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• War - Birchmere


Thursday, 4 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Boris (performing Pink), Earth, and Sh!tstorm - 9:30 Club
• Freddy Cole (piano/vocals) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• G-Eazy, Logic, YG, and Yo Gotti - Jiffy Lube Live
• the Hot Sardines - Birchmere
• Marcia Ball - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Rescheduled from 1/22/16)
• Motion City Soundtrack, A Great Big Pile of Leaves, and Rozwell Kid - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Pitbull and Prince Royce - Verizon Center (the Mad Man Tour)
• Straight No Chaser - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Yip Deceiver - DC9


Friday, 5 August 2016 [link to this day]

DigiTour Summer - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• the Flop House - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Freddy Cole (piano/vocals) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Go-Go's, Best Coast, and Kaya Stewart - Warner Theatre
• Harold Summey - National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden [DC] (Jazz in the Garden at 5 PM)
• Moonshine Society - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• NSO: La bohème - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• One Master, Bog of the Infidel, Night Raids, Lord, and Warhawk - TheDepot Baltimore [1728 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Pat McGee Band - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Us the Duo - 9:30 Club


Saturday, 6 August 2016 [link to this day]

2016 Summer Spirit Festival - Day 1: Erykah Badu, Janelle Monáe, Gregory Porter, Leela James, Avery*Sunshine, Daley, Be'la Dona, DJ Kool, Sugar Bear - Merriweather Post Pavilion (Doors @ 1 pm)
• Freddy Cole (piano/vocals) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Friendship Train (Gladys Knight & the Pips tribute) - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Josh Groban and Sarah McLachlan - Jiffy Lube Live
• Lil Boosie - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena)
• NSO: Seth MacFarlane and the Great American Songbook - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Olivia Holt and Ryland - Jammin' Java (Neutrogena Presents; Rise of Phoenix Tour)
• Rachel Ann Morgan - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• the Struts and Dorothy - 9:30 Club
• Woods - Ottobar (Baltimore)


Sunday, 7 August 2016 [link to this day]

2016 Summer Spirit Festival - Day 2: Jill Scott, the Roots, Tim Familiar, Kindred the Family Soul, the Chuck Brown Band, Wisdom Speeks - Merriweather Post Pavilion (Doors @ 1 pm)
• the Band Perry - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Freddy Cole (piano/vocals) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Hunny, the Frights, and Gymshorts - DC9
• Lorrie Morgan - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Mamadou Kelly with members of Alkibar and the Ali Farka Toure Allstars - Bossa


Tuesday, 9 August 2016 [link to this day]

• I Prevail, the White Noise, My Enemies & I, and Bad Seed Rising - Baltimore SoundStage (Strike the Match Tour 2016)
Janet Jackson: Unbreakable World Tour - Verizon Center (Rescheduled from 3/1/16) POSTPONED TO 2017
• Paul McCartney - Verizon Center (One On One Tour)


Wednesday, 10 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Def Leppard, REO Speedwagon, and Tesla - Jiffy Lube Live
• Diet Cig - DC9
• Dr. Dog - 9:30 Club
• Drive Like Jehu - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Mariachi Flor de Toloache - Strathmore (Outdoors - Gudelsky Gazebo)
• Mark Farner (of Grand Funk Railroad) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Maxi Priest - Howard Theatre
• Paul McCartney - Verizon Center (One On One Tour)
• Phillip Phillips, Matt Nathanson, and A Great Big World - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Shinedown, Halestorm, Black Stone Cherry, and Whiskey Myers - Merriweather Post Pavilion (Carnival of Madness)


Thursday, 11 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Dr. Dog - 9:30 Club
• Elizabeth Cook - Birchmere
• Here Come the Mummies - Howard Theatre
• Piebald - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Savoir Adore and the Wild Wild - DC9
• the Silk Road Ensemble with Yo-Yo Ma - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Tuck & Patti - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Will Hoge - the Hamilton


Friday, 12 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Australia's Thunder from Down Under - Baltimore SoundStage
• Big O & Dukes Live - Jammin' Java - sold out
• Charlie Musselwhite - the Hamilton
• Darius Rucker, Dan + Shay, and Michael Ray - Jiffy Lube Live (2016 Country Megaticket)
Grimscape: FIN, Angmar, Raven Mocker, Amara, Athame - TheDepot Baltimore [1728 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• L7 - 9:30 Club
• Larry Graham & Graham Central Station - Birchmere
• Lyle Lovett & His Large Band and Emmylou Harris - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Maxi Priest - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Mike Slap the Bass (featuring Michael Scoglio of the 19th Street Band) - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Paul Carr - National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden [DC] (Jazz in the Garden at 5 PM)
• Pyrite - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Rainer Maria - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Shawn Mendes and James TW - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore) - sold out
• Tuck & Patti - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• X (Re-Zoomed! Tour) - State Theatre


Saturday, 13 August 2016 [link to this day]

• 1964: the Tribute - Birchmere
• 8th Annual Uke & Guitar Summit - Strathmore (Mansion - 9 AM)
• 98 Degrees, O-Town, Dream, and Ryan Cabrera - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Australia's Thunder from Down Under - Baltimore SoundStage
• BandHouse Gigs: Tribute to David Bowie - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Belly - 9:30 Club
• the Bronx and Mariachi El Bronx - Ottobar (Baltimore)
Grimscape: Ptahil, Gravewurm, Xeukatre, Death Shroud, Tond - TheDepot Baltimore [1728 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Johnny & the Headhunters - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Johnny A - Jammin' Java
• Kool & the Gang, Bootsy Collins, Morris Day & the Tim, and MC Doug E. Fresh - Jiffy Lube Live
• O.A.R., Eric Hutchinson, and the Hunts - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• Rik Emmett (of Triumph) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Tuck & Patti - Blues Alley (Two shows)


Sunday, 14 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Bobby Caldwell - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Bush and Chevelle - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Classic Albums Live presents David Bowie - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Honne - 9:30 Club
Janet Jackson: Unbreakable World Tour - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena) (Rescheduled from 2/29/16) POSTPONED TO 2017
• Tuck & Patti - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Walt Wilkins - Mansion on O St [2020 O St NW, WDC]


Monday, 15 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Donavon Frankenreiter - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• I Set My Friends On Fire, I Apollo, and A Story Inspired - Ottobar (Baltimore)


Tuesday, 16 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Donavon Frankenreiter - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Hiatus Kaiyote - Baltimore SoundStage
• YES: the Album Series - Warner Theatre


Wednesday, 17 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Bayside, the Menzingers, and Sorority Noise - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Christian Lopez Band and Silver Line Station - Gypsy Sally's
• Uke Fest - Strathmore (Outdoors - Gudelsky Gazebo)


Thursday, 18 August 2016 [link to this day]

• 98 Degrees, O-Town, Dream, and Ryan Cabrera - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore) (My2K)
• Barbara Streisand: the Music . . . The Mem'ries . . .the Magic - Verizon Center
• Donavon Frankenreiter - the Hamilton
• Iris Dement - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Junior Brown - Birchmere
• Kenny Chesney and Old Dominion - Jiffy Lube Live (2016 Country Megaticket)
• Nick Offerman & Megan Mullally - Summer of 69: No Apostrophe - Warner Theatre


Friday, 19 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Animal Liberation Orchestra and the Hip Abduction - the Hamilton
• Big Sam's Funky Nation - Howard Theatre
• Bob Saget - Baltimore SoundStage
• Bond & Bentley and Mike Bokktron Bakke (Grilled Lincolns) - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Drake and Future - Verizon Center (Summer Sixteen Tour)
• the Glenmont Popes, Swampcandy, Scotch Bonnets, and JJ Damage & the Bandits - Black-Eyed Susan [2700 Lighthouse Pt, Baltimore, MD]
• Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Lloyd Dobler Effect - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
Old 97s and American Aquarium - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore) NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Paul Thorn Band - Birchmere
• Sin Miedo - National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden [DC] (Jazz in the Garden at 5 PM)
• UB40 featuring Ali Campbell, Astro, & Mickey Virtue - Strathmore (Music Center)


Saturday, 20 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Bob Saget - Warner Theatre
• Bruce in the USA (Bruce Springsteen tribute) - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Dr. Yes - Jammin' Java
• Drake and Future - Verizon Center (Summer Sixteen Tour)
• Get the Led Out - the Hamilton
• the Gladstones - Gypsy Sally's
• Ira Glass - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
Maryland Folk Metal Fest 2016: Valfreya, Wilderun, Winter's Wake, Sekengard, Eikthyrnir, Animist, Isenmor, Ashagal, JERA - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• New York Night Train Soul Clap & Dance Off feat. DJ Jonathan Toubin - Howard Theatre (11 PM Late Show)
• Prinze George - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Train and Andy Grammer - Merriweather Post Pavilion


Sunday, 21 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Black Sabbath - Jiffy Lube Live
• Ex Hex - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Kristin Chenoweth - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Morgan Heritage and Iron Lion - Baltimore SoundStage
• Slightly Stoopid and Fortunate Youth - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Spice Wurld Comedy Tour featuring SNL's Sasheer Zamata & MTV's Nicole Byer and Friends - Black Cat (Mainstage)


Monday, 22 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Ani DiFranco - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Lower Dens - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Needtobreathe, Mat Kearney, John Mark McMillan, and Welshy Arms - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)


Tuesday, 23 August 2016 [link to this day]

• the Bangles - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Brian Wilson - France-Merrick Performing Arts Center / Hippodrome [12 N Eutaw St, Baltimore, MD]
• Goo Goo Dolls, Collective Soul, and Tribe Society - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Steven Tyler - Warner Theatre
• Titus Andronicus - Rock & Roll Hotel


Wednesday, 24 August 2016 [link to this day]

• the Bangles - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Bonnie Raitt and Richard Thompson Trio - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore) (Dig In Deep Tour 2016)
• Downtown Boys - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Ricky Martin - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Sammy Miller & the Congregation - Strathmore (Outdoors - Gudelsky Gazebo)
• Seal - Warner Theatre
• the Stray Birds - Jammin' Java


Thursday, 25 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Miranda Lambert, Kip Moore, and Brothers Osborne - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• Ricky Martin - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Trash Talk - Rock & Roll Hotel


Friday, 26 August 2016 [link to this day]

• the 19th Street Band - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Aretha Franklin - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Jammin' Java's Mid-Atlantic Band Battle #15 - Finals - Jammin' Java
• Kim Waters - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Milemarker - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Monolord, Beastmaker, and Sweat Lodge - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Moonshine Society - National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden [DC] (Jazz in the Garden at 5 PM)
• Orishas - Howard Theatre


Saturday, 27 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Bonnie Raitt and Richard Thompson Trio - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Crack the Sky, the Ravyns, Dave DeMarco Band, and Midnite Run - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore) (2nd Annual Wounded Warrior Benefit Concert)
• Keith Urban, Brett Eldredge, and Maren Morris - Jiffy Lube Live (2016 Country Megaticket)
• Kim Waters - Birchmere
• Speakers of the House - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• William Elliot Whitmore and Tim Barry - Rock & Roll Hotel


Sunday, 28 August 2016 [link to this day]

• the Lonesome River Band - the Hamilton
• the Oak Ridge Boys - Birchmere


Monday, 29 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Hockey Dad and Muuy Biien - DC9


Tuesday, 30 August 2016 [link to this day]

• PigPen Theatre Co. - Jammin' Java


Wednesday, 31 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Boney James and Marsha Ambrosius - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• the Melvins - Ottobar (Baltimore)


Thursday, 1 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band - the River Tour - Nationals Park [1500 South Capitol St SE, WDC]
• Chicago - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Chris Thomas King - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• The Claypool Lennon Delirium and Marco Benevento - 9:30 Club
• Gad Elmaleh - Lincoln Theatre
• Periphery, SikTh, Chon, and Toothgrinder - Baltimore SoundStage (Sonic Unrest Tour)
• Uncle Earl and Anna & Elizabeth - Birchmere


Friday, 2 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Chris Thomas King - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Courtlyn Carr - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Disney in Concert with Wolf Trap Orchestra: Tale As Old As Time - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Fred Hughes Trio - National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden [DC] (Jazz in the Garden at 5 PM)
• the Manhattans featuring Gerald Alston - Birchmere
• Zac Brown Band and Drake White & the Big Fire - Jiffy Lube Live


Saturday, 3 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Chris Thomas King - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Cocoa Brown - Howard Theatre
I Love the 90s: Salt-n-Pepa with Spinderella, All-4-One, Color Me Badd, Coolio, Tone Loc, Rob Base, Young MC - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Kraftwerk 3-D Concert - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Puff Daddy, Lil' Kim, Mase, Faith Evans, Mario Winans, 112, Total, Carl Thomas, the Lox, and French Montana - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena) (Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour)
• Rob Zombie, Korn, and In This Moment - Jiffy Lube Live


Sunday, 4 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Chris Thomas King - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Dick Dale - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Monday, 5 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Marduk, Rotting Christ, Carach Angren, Necronomicon, Khaotika, and Dispellment - Baltimore SoundStage


Tuesday, 6 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Khruangbin - DC9
• Meghan Trainor, Hailee Steinfeld, and Common Kings - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Widespread Panic - Warner Theatre


Wednesday, 7 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Don Henley - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Kassav - Howard Theatre
• Mac Sabbath - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Widespread Panic - Warner Theatre


Thursday, 8 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Blackberry Smoke - Fillmore Silver Spring (Holding All Roses Tour)
• Don Henley - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Highasakite - DC9
• Three Women & the Truth - the Hamilton


Friday, 9 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Angélique Kidjo - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Bryan Adams - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Echo & the Bunnymen - 9:30 Club
• the Gipsy Kings featuring Nicolas Reyes & Tonino Baliardo - Lincoln Theatre
• Metalachi - Baltimore SoundStage
• Throwing Shade (live podcast) - Howard Theatre


Saturday, 10 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Bill Maher - DAR Constitution Hall
• Hobbs Angel of Death and Sacrificial Blood - El Gran Chaparral [8307 Annapolis Rd, New Carrolton, MD]
• Leon Bridges and Lianne La Havas - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Lez Zeppelin (all-female Led Zeppelin tribute) - State Theatre
• the Lumineers, Borns, and Rayland Baxter - Merriweather Post Pavilion (the Cleopatra World Tour)
• Rascal Flatts and Kelsea Ballerini - Jiffy Lube Live (2016 Country Megaticket)
• the Specials - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Steve Lauri (of the Hollies) - Jammin' Java
• Teedra Moses - Howard Theatre
• Thirdstory - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM - Rescheduled from 4/19/16)


Sunday, 11 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Hal Ketchum - Birchmere
• Heart, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, and Cheap Trick - Jiffy Lube Live
• Tribulation - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Weird Al Yankovic - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)


Monday, 12 September 2016 [link to this day]

• the Anniversary and Laura Stevenson - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Little Feat - Warner Theatre
• Young the Giant and Ra Ra Riot - 9:30 Club


Tuesday, 13 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Battle Trance - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC] (The Preparation presented by Creative Music in DC)
• Devin Townsend Project, Between the Buried & Me, and Fallujah - Fillmore Silver Spring (Transcending The Coma Tour)
• the Skatalites - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Violent Soho and Meat Wave - DC9
• Widespread Panic - France-Merrick Performing Arts Center / Hippodrome [12 N Eutaw St, Baltimore, MD]


Thursday, 15 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Eliane Elias - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Proclaimers with Jenny O. - Birchmere
• Rodriguez - Lincoln Theatre
• Wolves in the Throne Room - DC9


Friday, 16 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Celtic Thunder - Legacy - Warner Theatre
• Cody Canada & the Departed and Mike McClure - the Hamilton
• Eliane Elias - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Euge Groove - Birchmere
• God Is an Astronaut - Black Cat
• Maroon 5, Tove Lo, and R. City - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena)
• the Reagan Years (80s tribute band) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Saturday, 17 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Eliane Elias - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Jenny Lewis (Rabbit Fur Coat anniversary tour) with the Watson Twins - Lincoln Theatre - sold out
• Mary Fahl - the Hamilton
• Max Amini - Warner Theatre
• National Philharmonic: Beethoven's Symphony No. 7 - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Newsboys - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena (Love Riot Tour)


Sunday, 18 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Eliane Elias - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Gary Puckett & Union Gap - Birchmere
• Jenny Lewis (Rabbit Fur Coat anniversary tour) with the Watson Twins - Lincoln Theatre
• the Mountain Goats - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• National Philharmonic: Beethoven's Symphony No. 7 - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)
• Tenement and Dusk - TBA [DC]


Tuesday, 20 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Brian Wilson presents Pet Sounds - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Terry Bozzio - the Hamilton


Wednesday, 21 September 2016 [link to this day]

• the Cocks (featuring Richard 23, Luc Van Acker, Chris Connelly, and Paul Barker ex-Revolting Cocks) performing Big Sexy Land and more - with Nahja Mora, DJ Candy Corn, and DJ Sex Charges - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Gojira - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Judge John Hodgman Podcast - Howard Theatre
• Lush - 9:30 Club


Thursday, 22 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Haelos - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM - Rescheduled from 3/28/16)
• Puff Daddy, Lil' Kim, Mase, Faith Evans, Mario Winans, 112, Total, Carl Thomas, the Lox, and French Montana - Verizon Center (Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour)
• the Smith Sisters - Birchmere


Friday, 23 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Brad Paisley, Tyler Farr, and Maddie & Tae - Jiffy Lube Live (2016 Country Megaticket)
• Jon McLaughlin - the Hamilton
• Raul Midón - AMP


Saturday, 24 September 2016 [link to this day]

Landmark Music Festival for the National Mall - West Potomac Park [West Basin Dr SW, WDC] CANCELLED


Sunday, 25 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Dan Zanes - AMP
Landmark Music Festival for the National Mall - West Potomac Park [West Basin Dr SW, WDC] CANCELLED


Tuesday, 27 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Billy Bragg & Joe Henry - Birchmere (Shine a Light Tour)
• Boyce Avenue - Fillmore Silver Spring (Rescheduled from 5/11/16)
• Dina Martina - Baltimore SoundStage
• Il Divo - Amor & Pasion - Warner Theatre
• Sara Watkins - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Thursday, 29 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Constantine Maroulis (full band) - Jammin' Java
• Jake Bugg and Syd Arthur - Lincoln Theatre
• Luna - Birchmere
• the Suffers - Rock & Roll Hotel
• the Taj Majal Trio - Blues Alley (Two shows)


Friday, 30 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Jeremih - Baltimore SoundStage
• the Taj Majal Trio - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• White Ford Bronco - 8x10 [10 East Cross St, Baltimore, MD 21230] (Moved from Baltimore Soundstage)
White Ford Bronco - Baltimore SoundStage Moved to 8x10 Club


Saturday, 1 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Dick Gregory & Paul Mooney - Howard Theatre
• Jason Aldean, Thomas Rhett, and A Thousand Horses - Jiffy Lube Live (2016 Country Megaticket)
• Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives - Birchmere
Metal for the Cure II: Kingsnake, Beelzefuzz, Foghound, Thousand Vision Mist, and King Bison - Crusaders Bar [7800 Biggs Ford Rd, Unit C, Frederick, MD] CANCELLED
• Russian Circles - Rock & Roll Hotel
• the Taj Majal Trio - Blues Alley (Two shows)


Sunday, 2 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Chris Botti - Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts [801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD]
• El DeBarge - Birchmere
• Jeremih - Fillmore Silver Spring
• the Taj Majal Trio - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Yacht Rock Revival: Yacht Rock Revue, Ambrosia, Matthew Wilder, Player, Robbie Dupree - Howard Theatre


Monday, 3 October 2016 [link to this day]

• El DeBarge - Birchmere


Wednesday, 5 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Chrfistian McBride - AMP
• Strike Anywhere and A Global Threat - Ottobar (Baltimore)


Thursday, 6 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Livingston Taylor - 6th & I
• Past Made Present: The Music of Jessica Krash featuring Emily Noel (soprano) & Tanya Anisimova (cello) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Rachelle Ferrell - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Sara Watkins - the Hamilton


Friday, 7 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Aloha - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Funky Meters - Birchmere
• Rachelle Ferrell - Blues Alley (Two shows)
Rock This Town Hoedown featuring the Alternate Routes, Ingram Hill, Radio Birds, the Trews, Wild Adriatic, Simplified, Andy Suzuki & the Method, Hey Monea, Amy Gerhartz - Jammin' Java - sold out


Saturday, 8 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Alabama and the Charlie Daniels Band - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena
• Joey Alexander: My Favorite Things - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• National Philharmonic: Chee-Yun Plays The Four Seasons - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Rachelle Ferrell - Blues Alley (Two shows)
Rock This Town Hoedown featuring the Alternate Routes, Ingram Hill, Radio Birds, the Trews, Wild Adriatic, Simplified, Andy Suzuki & the Method, Hey Monea, Amy Gerhartz - Jammin' Java - sold out
• the Whispers - Birchmere


Sunday, 9 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Julie Fowlis - AMP
• National Philharmonic: Chee-Yun Plays The Four Seasons - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)
• Paul Revere's Raiders - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Rachelle Ferrell - Blues Alley (Two shows)
Rock This Town Hoedown featuring the Alternate Routes, Ingram Hill, Radio Birds, the Trews, Wild Adriatic, Simplified, Andy Suzuki & the Method, Hey Monea, Amy Gerhartz - Jammin' Java - sold out
• the Whispers - Birchmere


Monday, 10 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Adele - Verizon Center - sold out


Tuesday, 11 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Adele - Verizon Center - sold out
• Sturgill Simpson - DAR Constitution Hall


Wednesday, 12 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Asleep at the Wheel - Birchmere


Thursday, 13 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox - DAR Constitution Hall


Friday, 14 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Beginnings (Chicago tribute) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• California Guitar Trio - AMP
• Hellreign and Luciferian Rites - TBA [Silver Spring, MD]
• the Manhattan Transfer Meets Take 6 - Strathmore (Music Center)


Saturday, 15 October 2016 [link to this day]

• the Manhattan Transfer and Take 6 - Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts [801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD]
• Maria Bamford - Warner Theatre


Sunday, 16 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Joan Baez - Lisner Auditorium
• Keiko Matsui - Birchmere


Monday, 17 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Chick Corea Elektric Band featuring Chick Corea, Dave Weckl, John Patitucci, Eric Marienthal, Frank Gamble - Birchmere


Wednesday, 19 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Foy Vance - 9:30 Club
• Neil deGrasse Tyson - Warner Theatre
• Sia and Miguel - Verizon Center (Nostalgic for the Present Tour)


Thursday, 20 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Ludovico Einaudi - Elements - Lisner Auditorium (Rescheduled from the Birchmere on 10/21/16)


Friday, 21 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Crystal Bowersox - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the Fab Faux - the Hamilton
Ludovico Einaudi - Birchmere MOVED to Lisner Auditorium on 10/20/16
• Thy Antichrist - El Gran Chaparral [8307 Annapolis Rd, New Carrolton, MD]


Saturday, 22 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Bianca Del Rio - Lincoln Theatre
• the Fab Faux - the Hamilton
• Jackie Mason - Howard Theatre (Rescheduled from 10/29/16)
• Raven's Night 2016 - Celestial Bodies - Birchmere


Sunday, 23 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Martin Barre (Jethro Tull) - Howard Theatre


Wednesday, 26 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Matt Wertz - Gypsy Sally's
• Switchfoot and Relient K - Fillmore Silver Spring (Looking for America Tour)


Thursday, 27 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Anthony Bourdain - DAR Constitution Hall
• Bentzen Ball Opening Night: The Most Very Specialest Evening with Tig Notaro, Aparna Nancherla, and more - Lincoln Theatre
• Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons - Warner Theatre
• Roy Assaf Trio - Strathmore (Mansion)


Friday, 28 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Bentzen Ball: Bridget Everett - Pound It! - Lincoln Theatre
Café Tacuba - Fillmore Silver Spring CANCELLED
• Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons - Warner Theatre
• Jeffrey Osborne - Howard Theatre
• Reckless Kelly - the Hamilton


Saturday, 29 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Bentzen Ball: Stuff You Should Know Live with Josh & Chuck - Lincoln Theatre
• Cécile McLorin Salvant: For One To Love - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
Jackie Mason - Howard Theatre Rescheduled to 10/22/16
• Jeffrey Osborne - Howard Theatre
• Tom Paxton & John McCutcheon - Birchmere


Sunday, 30 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Streetlight Manifesto - Fillmore Silver Spring


Thursday, 3 November 2016 [link to this day]

• Animal Collective - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Concerto for Violin, Rock Band and String Orchestra Written by R.E.M.'s Mike Mills for Robert McDuffie featuring Wordless Music Orchestra - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Jimmy Webb - AMP
• Lewis Black - Fillmore Silver Spring (the Emperor's New Clothes: the Naked Truth Tour)


Friday, 4 November 2016 [link to this day]

• Madeleine Peyroux - Howard Theatre
• Paul Barrere & Fred Tackett - AMP


Saturday, 5 November 2016 [link to this day]

• the Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses - Master Quest - Warner Theatre
• Marillion - 9:30 Club
• National Philharmonic: Music From the English Cathedral - Strathmore (Music Center)


Monday, 7 November 2016 [link to this day]

• Sonata Arctica, Leaves' Eyes, and Omnium Gatherum - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Tegan & Sara - 9:30 Club


Thursday, 10 November 2016 [link to this day]

• the Brubeck Brothers Quartet - AMP


Friday, 11 November 2016 [link to this day]

• Death From Above and Black Rebel Motorcycle Club - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Pet Shop Boys - Warner Theatre (the SUPER Tour)
• Skinny Lister - Rock & Roll Hotel


Saturday, 12 November 2016 [link to this day]

• Lucy Kaplansky - Jammin' Java


Sunday, 13 November 2016 [link to this day]

• Martina McBride - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Melissa Ferrick - Jammin' Java
• Octonauts - Warner Theatre (2 PM Matinee Show)


Thursday, 17 November 2016 [link to this day]

• Catie Curtis and Maia Sharp - Jammin' Java
• Simply Three - Birchmere
• Troye Sivan - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena (Suburbia Tour)


Saturday, 19 November 2016 [link to this day]

• Loretta Lynn - Lincoln Theatre
• Suzanne Westernhoefer - Birchmere
• Voca People - France-Merrick Performing Arts Center / Hippodrome [12 N Eutaw St, Baltimore, MD]


Monday, 21 November 2016 [link to this day]

• Ingrid Michaelson - Lincoln Theatre


Wednesday, 23 November 2016 [link to this day]

• Peter Hook & the Light - performing "Substance" - Joy Division & New Order - Howard Theatre


Friday, 25 November 2016 [link to this day]

• Anderson, Brown, & Redd - AMP


Saturday, 26 November 2016 [link to this day]

• Chanté Moore - Howard Theatre
• Charles Esten - Birchmere


Sunday, 27 November 2016 [link to this day]

• Charles Esten - Birchmere


Wednesday, 30 November 2016 [link to this day]

• Boubacar Traore Trio - the Hamilton


Thursday, 8 December 2016 [link to this day]

• Tom Russell: Solo Songs / Readings / Art - Jammin' Java


Friday, 9 December 2016 [link to this day]

• China Philharmonic Orchestra - Strathmore (Music Center)


Saturday, 10 December 2016 [link to this day]

• Kindred the Family Soul - Baltimore SoundStage


Sunday, 11 December 2016 [link to this day]

• Manheim Steamroller Christmas - Strathmore (Music Center - 4 PM & 8 PM)


Saturday, 17 December 2016 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Handel's Messiah - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Rasputina, Eliza Rickman, and Aubreylyn - Howard Theatre


Sunday, 18 December 2016 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Handel's Messiah - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)


Wednesday, 21 December 2016 [link to this day]

• A John Waters Christmas - Baltimore SoundStage


Thursday, 12 January 2017 [link to this day]

• Inscape Chamber Orchestra - Strathmore (Mansion)


Saturday, 14 January 2017 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Bach Double - Strathmore (Music Center)


Sunday, 22 January 2017 [link to this day]

• Brad Marquis Sings Sam Cooke (Sam Cooke birthday brunch) - Howard Theatre (1:30 PM Afternoon Show)


Friday, 27 January 2017 [link to this day]

• Ginuwine - Howard Theatre


Saturday, 28 January 2017 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 2 - Strathmore (Music Center)


Sunday, 29 January 2017 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 2 - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)


Thursday, 9 February 2017 [link to this day]

• Katie Mahan, piano - Strathmore (Mansion)


Saturday, 11 February 2017 [link to this day]

• Dwele - Birthday Show - Howard Theatre


Thursday, 16 February 2017 [link to this day]

• Olga Vocal Ensemble - Strathmore (Mansion)


Saturday, 18 February 2017 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Brian Ganz Plays Chopin: A Young Genius - Strathmore (Music Center)


Friday, 24 February 2017 [link to this day]

• Altan - AMP


Friday, 3 March 2017 [link to this day]

• Bumper Jacksons - AMP


Saturday, 4 March 2017 [link to this day]

• Sierra Leone's Refugee All-Stars - AMP


Tuesday, 14 March 2017 [link to this day]

• Carlos Nunez - AMP


Saturday, 18 March 2017 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Brahms' Requiem - Strathmore (Music Center)


Saturday, 1 April 2017 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Mozart's Symphony No. 40 in G Minor - Strathmore (Music Center)


Saturday, 22 April 2017 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition - Strathmore (Music Center)


Sunday, 23 April 2017 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)


Sunday, 30 April 2017 [link to this day]

• Migos and OG Maco - Fillmore Silver Spring (the Yung Rich Nation Tour)


Saturday, 6 May 2017 [link to this day]

• Storm Large (of Pink Martini) - AMP


Sunday, 7 May 2017 [link to this day]

• Storm Large (of Pink Martini) - AMP


Saturday, 20 May 2017 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Carmina Burana - Strathmore (Music Center)