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Monday, 27 April 2015 [link to this day]

• 98 Rock's Noise in the Basement Live - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Aggrocragg, Mattress Financial, and Camps - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA]
• Alex Parez and Sunchild - Galaxy Hut
• Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra - Bohemian Caverns [2001 11th Street, WDC]
Bop English (James Petralli, singer of White Denim) - DC9 CANCELLED
• Cellar, William Wild, and 19th Street Band - Jammin' Java (Jammin' Java Local Scene)
• Cinema Hearts, Notch Theory, and Walkabout - George Mason University - South Plaza JC Ground Floor Patio [Fairfax, VA] (2 PM show)
• Cloud Becomes Your Hand, Cigarette, Sneaks, and Janel Leppin - Milhouse [453 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Cloud Becomes Your Hand, Laughing Man, and David Klinger - WMUC Radio, 3130 South Campus Dining Hall (Upstairs) [College Park, MD] (4 PM show)
• James Otto and Sam Lewis - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Kamelot and Dragonforce - Baltimore SoundStage
• O-Town - Howard Theatre
• Taylor Caniff, Michael Wood, and Zac Mann - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• US Christmas, Generation of Vipers, Caustic Casanova, and Tone - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• the Youth Symphonic Orchestra and Choir: "Polígono Don Bosco" - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Concert Hall)


Tuesday, 28 April 2015 [link to this day]

• Adam Kyle, Nyteowl, and DJ Money Jungle - DC9
• Alan Doyle (of Great Big Sea) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Andrew White - "A Love Supreme at 50" - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Bella Hristova (violin) - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
• Cheick Hamala's Griot Street - Bossa
• Coup Sauvage & the Snips and Olivia Neutron-John - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Creepoid, TrunkWeed, Wet Brain, and Mostly Only - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Dance Gavin Dance, Polyphia, Hail the Sun, Stolas, and the Sound of Sincerity - Baltimore SoundStage
• Dawes - Sound Garden [1616 Thames St, Baltimore, MD] (7 PM In-Store Performance)
• the Fix - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Hoodlarious starring Donnell Rawlings hosted by Niki Moore, music by DJ Oxygen, with guests Queen Aisha & Timmy Hall - Howard Theatre
• Howardian, the Pathetic & Elegant, Romantic States, and EU1OGY - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Marc Roberge (acoustic - lead vocalist for O.A.R.) - Birchmere
• Mark Rose (Spitalfield), Shane Henderson (Valencia), the Baby Grand, Sister City, Rachel Harman, and David Ringwood - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• the Seneca Valley High School Chamber Choir and the Luther Jackson Concert Choir - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Sons of Texas - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Spandau Ballet - 9:30 Club (Rescheduled from 2/9/15)
• Steve Winwood - Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric [140 W Mt Royal Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Super City, Coconut Milk, and Fellow Creatures - Velvet Lounge
• Testament, Exodus, and Shattered Sun - Fillmore Silver Spring
• A Texas Troubadour Tribute to Townes Van Zandt, Guy Clark, and Steve Earle featuring Justin Jones, Jack Gregory/Human Country Jukebox, Patty Reese, Peyton Tochterman & Silky Dave - Gypsy Sally's
• Three Man Soul Machine - DC Public Library, Southwest Branch [900 Wesley Place SW, WDC]
• Today is the Day, Lazer Wulf, Fortress, Xstrophy, Naked, and Thy Kingdom - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]


Wednesday, 29 April 2015 [link to this day]

• Andre's New Shoes, plus puppetry by Christopher Broholm, poetry by Thea Brown, and loud art by Eames Armstrong - 1207 Emerson St NW, WDC (Little Salon 9)
• Ava Luna, Wing Dam (local 7" release), ET Anderson, and Soft Cat - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Baby Bry Bry & the Apologists, Vundabar, and UVF Rays - WMUC Radio, 3130 South Campus Dining Hall (Upstairs) [College Park, MD]
• the Beanstalk Library and Carolyn Crysdale - Evening Star Cafe [2000 Mount Vernon Ave, Alexandria, VA]
• Candlebox (acoustic) and Black Dog Prowl - Jammin' Java
• Daryl Hall & John Oates - Warner Theatre
• Dustin Kensrue (of Thrice) and Andy Hull (of Manchester Orchestra) with Tanner Merritt - 6th & I
• IrfanBilal & Mahmeet: Kashmiri Folk Music - Bossa (6 PM show)
• Marc Roberge (of O.A.R.) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Mikey Erg, Jukebox Romantics, American Television, and the Dealbreakers - the Dougout [1498 Douglas St NE, WDC]
• Miró Quartet with Sasha Cooke (mezzo-soprano) - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
• Misery Index, Lord Dying, Awaken the Hive, and Inhumation - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]
• New World Symphony (Michael Tilson Thomas, artistic director & conductor) with Anne-Sophie Mutter (violin) - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Nicole Saphos - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• O-Town - Baltimore SoundStage
• Omar Sosa Quarteto Afro-Cubano - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Plankstompers - Bossa (9 PM show)
Rothko in Jazz with the Maris Briezkalns Quintet - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Sean McConnell and Jordan August - Gypsy Sally's
• Sixx A.M. (Nikki Sixx), Apocalyptica, and Vamps - Fillmore Silver Spring
• the Soft White Sixties and Native Lights - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Thayobleu, Hounds of the Bordello, and the Meer - Velvet Lounge
• Toro Y Moi and Vinyl Williams - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Tyrone Wells (Rolle With It 2015 Tour), Dominic Balli, and Emily Hearn - the Hamilton
• War - Birchmere
• Water Liars and Hatfield McCoy - DC9


Thursday, 30 April 2015 [link to this day]

• the Apache Relay and Great Peacock - DC9
• Ava Luna, Young Rapids, and Wing Dam - Comet Ping Pong
• Bag Raiders (DJ set) - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• the Barefoot Movement - AMP
• Beauty Pill: Immersive Ideal #3 - Artisphere (Black Box Theatre)
• Black Violin - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• the Blind Owl Band, the Brummy Brothers, and the Plate Scrapers - Gypsy Sally's
• Cowabunga Pizza Time, Late to the Party, the Idle Gossip, Stars & the Sea, and DJ Jerrod Bronson - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Dawn Drapes, Up the Chain, and Grogan Social Scene - IOTA Club & Café
• Ewan Dobson - Jammin' Java
• Green Earrings (Steely Dan tribute) - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Head of Power, Holdfast, Bullets, and ULV - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Jazmine Sullivan - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Jazz Band Master Class - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Kenny Garrett - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Kiti Gartner & the Deceits - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Kyle Harvey aka K.I.D. - 8x10 [10 East Cross St, Baltimore, MD 21230]
• Lyal Strickland - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Mittenfields (album release), Greenland, Magnetar Flares, and Night Streets - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• National Symphony Orchestra (Christoph Eschenbach, conductor) with Steven Honigberg (cello), James Lee (cello), David Teie (cello) - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• New York Festival of Song - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
• Rebellum - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Roger Cline & the Peacemakers and the Proud Flesh - State Theatre
• Sheila E. - Howard Theatre
• Shy Girls and Young Ejecta - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Something More, Chasing Morgan, A Place In Time, My Heart My Anchor, and Carry the Banner (acoustic) - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• WAR - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the Wombats, Life in Film, and Cheerleader - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Wyatt Cenac (the Daily Show / King of the Hill), Dark Mark, Violet Gray, and host Robert Andrews - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Zach Bellas - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]


Friday, 1 May 2015 [link to this day]

• #ShowKase with Split Five, Fives, the Fuzzwortks, Kabob-O-Taj, Turtle Recall, Black Dog Alley - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• 28th Annual Evening of Comedy - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Alfredo Mojica Group - Bossa
• Atlas At Last, Body Thief, Jack Nicholson, and the Author & the Illustrator - Pyramid Atlantic Arts Center [8230 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD]
• Bad Suns and Kiev - Ottobar (Baltimore)
Baltimore May Mayhem: DayDreams, Saving Apollo, Foggy May, I Plead Insanity, Danger Parker, Over Andover, Changing Scene, A Chance To Be, Gingerwolf, Valleys in Autumn, Pal mTrees in Mosco, Chaos Legacy, Beheading the Prophets - Baltimore SoundStage
• Beauty Pill: Immersive Ideal #3 - Artisphere (Black Box Theatre)
• Benito Gonzalez - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Braceface, 90 Proof Therapist, Behind Deadlines, and Joy - Velvet Lounge
• Brother Sun (Joe Jencks, Pat Wictor, and Greg Greenway) - Cellar Stage Faith Community UMC [5315 Hartford Rd, Baltimore, MD]
• Cissa Paz & Christylez and Maga Bo & Gregzinho - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
• Danse De Sade, Gash, and Pauly Creep-O & Nathan Gray of BoySetsFire - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
Erica Campbell - Baltimore SoundStage NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Ex Hex, the Shirks, and the Ar-Kaics - Black Cat (Mainstage) - sold out
• Ezra Mae & the Gypsy Moon, J. Flax & the Heart Attacks, and Smoke Green - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Heather Maloney (album release tour) and Will Dailey - Jammin' Java (Early show - 7 PM)
• If Birds Could Fly - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• ILoveMakonnen - Howard Theatre
• James Bay and Marc Scibilia - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Jayme Stone - AMP
• Juan MacLean (live), the Black Madonna, and Tommy Cornelis - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Kenny Garrett - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Lady Fest Benefit Show - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Lila Downs - Lisner Auditorium
• Live at the Filllmore (Original Allman Brothers Band tribute) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
M3 Rock Festival: Day 1 - Kix, Dokken, Dio Disciples, Quiet Riot, Trixter - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• the Meatmen, Against the Grain, Copstabber, and Bludgeon - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Meetwood Flack, Jaabs, and Cliff Hillis & the Forward Thinkers - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Mo Lowda & the Humble - Jammin' Java (Late show - 10 PM)
• Neil Gaiman - DAR Constitution Hall
• RAIN (Beatles tribute) - Strathmore (Music Center)
• the Regal Beagles - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD) (First Fridays 80s Invasion)
• the Scandals, Walk the Plank, Wet Brain, 83 Cutlass, Rat Boiler, Widows Watch, and Werewolves - Barclay House [Baltimore, MD] (Anti-Police Brutality Fundraiser)
• the Surreal McCoys (album release) and Batala - Blind Whino [700 Delaware Ave SW, WDC]
• Trunkweed, Thin Lips, Phantom Lanterns, and Night Kitchen - Mad Ox [7205 Rhode Island Ave, College Park, MD]
• Twin Peaks and White Reaper - Rock & Roll Hotel
• the Used, Every Time I Die, Marmozets, and the Eeries - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Wildhoney, Bummed, Natural Velvet, the Holy Circle, Et Al., and Alone Time - 5th Dimension, H& H Building [405 W. Franklin St, 5th Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Will Downing - Birchmere


Saturday, 2 May 2015 [link to this day]

• 28th Annual Evening of Comedy - Wolf Trap (the Barns - 7 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Alma Tropicalia, Karikatura, and All the Best Kids - DC9 (Free!)
• Ana Egge - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Atmosphere, B Dolan, deM atlaS, and DJ Adatrak - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC]
• Baby Bry Bry & the Apologists, Crocodiles, and Congo Sanchez - the Lot at Atlantic Plumbing [945 Florida Ave NW, WDC] (the Lot Finale)
• the Ballroom Thieves and Tomás Pagán Motta - 6th & I (Downstairs)
• Bastards of Reality, Black Chasm, Fog Hound, Athame, Rhin, Heavy Temple, Slagstorm, Righteous Bloom, Foehammer, Akris, At the Graves, Goat Wizard, Lord, Wizard Eye, and Thunderchief - Wilson Ruritan Club [16204 National Pike, Hagerstown, MD] (Sludgement Day - 11 AM doors)
• Batala, Backbeat Underground, Joe Keyes & the Late Bloomer Band, and Janka Nabay & the Bubu Gang - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC] (Funk Parade at Tropicalia)
• the Bayside Tigers (90s tribute) with DJ Suga Ray - State Theatre
• Beauty Pill: Immersive Ideal #3 - Artisphere (Black Box Theatre)
• Benito Gonzalez - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Bit Funk and Jacklndn - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Black Saturn, Bourdon, Bunny Blake, Chester Hawkins, Steven Hanlon, Kantoendrato, PraxisCat, Small Craft, Cantenac Dagar, Bionic Eyes 9Jeff Bagato/Tone Ghosting), Phong Tran, and Dave Vosh - Pyramid Atlantic Arts Center [8230 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD] (Spring Chill)
• the Bumperyachts - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Daughtry and Lucie Silvas - Lincoln Theatre
• A Day Without Love - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
• Dreamsville Rooftop Concert with Jerry Bresee on guitar, Joe Lerner on bass, Ben Tufts on drums, and Jacqueline Francis singing - Epicure Café [11104 Lee Highway, Fairfax, VA]
• Driftwood - Gypsy Sally's
• Elikeh, Funk Ark Trio, and DJ Quartermaine - LIV Nightclub [2001 11th Street NW, WDC]
• Fat White Family, Sun Club, and Sherman Whips - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Gladkill + Stylust Beats, DJ Lantern, DJ Obsacure, and DELTAnine - Baltimore SoundStage
• the Grandsons, Jr. - Jammin' Java (11 AM Morning Show)
• Greasy Hands, the Visions (formerly Shook!), and Sol Frequency - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Halestorm and the Pretty Reckless - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Joe Pug, Devil Makes Three, and Field Report (solo) - 9:30 Club
• Kenny Garrett - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Lee Fields & the Expressions and Trouble Funk, with special guests Iceberg Slim, Sugar Bear, & Sweet Cherie plus DJ Nite Krawler - Howard Theatre
M3 Rock Festival: Day 2 - Europe, Queensryche, Tom Kiefer, Warrant, Y&T, Krokus, Winery Dogs, L.A. Guns, Bang Tango, Vixen, Black N Blue, Rhino Bucket, Tyketto, Killer Dwarfs, Bad Seed Rising - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• National Philharmonic: Mozart's Jupiter Symphony - Strathmore (Music Center)
• PanzerBastard, Cape of Bats, Musket Hawk, Clay Davis, and Rukut - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Pat McGee - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 3 PM All-Ages Matinee & 7 PM show)
• Pokey LaFarge and Carolyn Rose - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Psycho Killers (Talking Heads tribute) - AMP
• Ralph Stanley & the Clinch Mt. Boys - Birchmere
• Rememberables, Scandals, Cloak/Dagger, Walk the Plank, Pale Angels, and Highway Cross - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• the Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band - the Hamilton
Rock Your Bones 2: In Your Memory, Pages & Poets, Pale Discretion, Raven Tree (album release), Finger Pistols, Cryptic Matter, From Nothing, Yours Truly - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Sarah Gayle Meech - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
Starcrush - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD) NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Superflydisco - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Tom Russell (the Rose of Roscrea album release) - Jammin' Java
• Two Gallants and Blank Range - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Vox Pop, the Capital Hearings, Uncommon, and Nothing But Treble (St. Mary's HS in Annapolis) - Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts [801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD] (Maryland Hall A Cappella Showcase)


Sunday, 3 May 2015 [link to this day]

• ABC's Nashville in Concert: Clare Bowen, Chris Carmack, Charles Esten, Aubrey Peeples, Lennon & Maisy - DAR Constitution Hall
• Andy Suzuki & the Method and Letita VanSant & the Bonafides - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Burlap to Cashmere, Melanie Penn, and Chris & Jenna - Jammin' Java
• the Cambini-Paris Quartet - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Caroline Rose and Rodney Henry - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Casey Veggies, Cypher Clique, and Maryland Lavon - Baltimore SoundStage
• Charlemagne and Falcon Heavy - Jammin' Java (Music Makes Life Better for Amy's Army - 1 PM Matinee Show)
• Charles Cohen, Br'er, and Hallowed Bells - Paper Haus [4912 3rd St NW, WDC] (5 PM Show)
• Cognitive, Vomiting Dinosaurs, and Organ Trail - R&K Pub [15 E. Baltimore St, Hagerstown, MD]
DC101 Kerfuffle: Incubus, the Offspring, Panic! At the Disco, Dirty Heads, Big Data, Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness, Robert DeLong, Coasts - Merriweather Post Pavilion (12:30 PM doors)
• English Beat and Nappy Riddem - State Theatre
• Erica Campbell of Mary Mary - Howard Theatre
• Fat White Family - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Haken, Oberris, Next To None, Iris Divine, A Sound of Thunder, Encasing Embrace, and Yesterdays Saints - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Joe Bachman & the Tailgaters - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Josh Ritter - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Kenny Garrett - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Kuschty Rye Ergot, Soft Sides, and Thieves in the Neighborhood - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC] (4 PM Matinee Show)
• Lord Huron and Hamilton Leithauser - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Marc Martel - DC9
• Marty Nau - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• National Philharmonic: Mozart's Jupiter Symphony - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)
• Of Montreal and Icky Blossoms - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Oh Land - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Rap Round Robin with CatScan! And Kid Vista - Velvet Lounge
• Shenandoah Run - Gypsy Sally's
• Stephin Merritt (of the Magnetic Fields) accompanied by Sam Davol with Amy Bezunartea - 6th & I


Monday, 4 May 2015 [link to this day]

• 98 Rock's Noise in the Basement Live: We Are Harlot, Nightsbridge, Violence in Vanity, Yesterday's War - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Action Bronson (the Mr. Wonderful Tour) - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Josh Ritter - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Lord Huron and Hamilton Leithauser - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Matthew Mayfield - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Moonraker, BraceFace, and Hand In Hand - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Rata Blanca - Howard Theatre
• Tove Styrke - DC9
• Wretched, Dark Sermon, Awaken the Hive, By the Graveyard Tree, Thy Kingdom, Front Royal, and Operation Death - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]
• X Ambassadors, Chief Scout, Secret Someones, and Tribe Society - Rock & Roll Hotel


Tuesday, 5 May 2015 [link to this day]

• Anton Schwartz Quintet - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Donkeys - DC9
• the Duskwhales, the Lampshades, and Loveload - Velvet Lounge
Emily West - Birchmere Rescheduled to 10/9/15
• IM5, Austin Jones, Bailey McConnell, the Weekend Riot, and the House on Cliff - Jammin' Java (the Grow Wild Tour hosted by Sam Pottorff)
• Jason Ringenberg - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Mac Miller and Domo Genesis (Odd Future) - Baltimore SoundStage - sold out
• Ministry and the Sixxis - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Momentum: Devin White Live with Jasmine Franklin, Nikko Miles, Ant Way, Lolita Leopard, Kush Models, Models Inc., Sir E.U., and more - Howard Theatre
• Of Monsters and Men and Highasakite - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC] - sold out
• Out of Your Head - Improvised and Experimental Music Collective - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Passion Pit and Coin - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Puff Pieces, Plains, Jack on Fire, and Hemlines - Paper Haus [4912 3rd St NW, WDC]
• the Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Sufjan Stevens and Moses Sumney - DAR Constitution Hall - sold out
• Tigers Jaw, Lemuria, and Somos - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Typesetter, Sailors Mouth, the Weak Days, and Lines & Lies - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA]
• Wretched, Dark Sermon, Yesterday's Saints, Krass Judgement, March to Victory, Suffer No Guilt, and Ritualistic - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]


Wednesday, 6 May 2015 [link to this day]

• And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead, Your Favorite Enemies, and Boyfrindz - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Ben Folds and yMusic - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• the Bros. Landreth and Ellen Cherry - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Davis Bradley Duo and Charlotte & Charley Smith - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• FKJ (live) and Darius - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
Julian Lage & Chris Eldridge - 6th & I CANCELLED
• Master, Solstice, Dismemberment, and Hatestorm Annihilation - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]
• Of Mice & Men, Crown the Empire, and Volumes - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Passion Pit and HOLYCHILD - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Sai & Friends - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Saul Williams and Sons of an Illustrious Father - State Theatre
• Speedy Ortiz, KRILL, and Two Inch Astronaut - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Three Man Soul Machine, Lee Blackwood & Graham, and the Anthony Pirog Telecaster Trio - Gypsy Sally's (Trio of Trios night)
• Tinsley Ellis - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Trace Bundy - Jammin' Java
• Travis Tritt (solo acoustic) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) - sold out
• Zella Day - DC9


Thursday, 7 May 2015 [link to this day]

• 6th in the City Chorus Concert - 6th & I
• Ben Folds and yMusic - Lincoln Theatre
• Big Lazy and Sitali - Bossa
• BSO: Tchaikovsky's 1st Piano Concerto - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Butch Walker, Jonathan Tyler, and the Dove & the Wolf - 9:30 Club
• Claude VonStroke - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Clones for Clones, East Ghost, and Wing Dam - DC9
• Donna the Buffalo - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Emily Kopp - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
Enchant, Odin's Court, and Service of Shadows - Empire (formerly Jaxx) MOVED TO THE CANAL CLUB (Richmond)
• Great Lake Swimmers - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Griffin House - the Hamilton
• Joe Breidenstine - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Joe Nichols - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Kendy Gable - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Mac McCaughan (of Superchunk) and Flesh Wounds - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Omer Avital Quintet - AMP
• Screening of Heaven Adores You: a documentary about the life & music of Elliott Smith - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Steve Moakler and Neal Carpenter - Jammin' Java
• Stu Larsen, Natsuki Kurai, and Matt Sanders - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Vexx, Priests, Christi, and Pure Disgust (record release) - Comet Ping Pong
• Vince Gill - Birchmere


Friday, 8 May 2015 [link to this day]

• Acid Mothers Temple, ST 37, and Rough Francis - Comet Ping Pong
• Almost Queen (Queen tribute) - State Theatre
• Andy Stott, Howse, Normaling, and C10 - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Astronaut Jones - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Ben Folds and yMusic - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Black Alley - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Busted Taillight, the Messengers, Face4radio, Dirt City, and Magnetar Flares - Axum's Level X Lounge [1934 9th St. NW, WDC]
• Deaf Scene, the Water, Holywood Blanks, and Mrs. Sarah - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Delbert McClinton - Birchmere (Rescheduled from 4/24/15)
• DJ Williams Projekt (of Karl Denson's Tiny Universe), Ron Holloway Band, and the Trongone Band - Gypsy Sally's
• An Evening of Armenian Music: Hasmik Papian and Isabel Bayrakdarian (sopranos); Ida Kavafian and Levon Chilingirian (violinists), Alexander Chausian (cellist), Nark Arutyunan (clarinetist), and more - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Gino Vannelli - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Heavy Friends, Delusionally, Daikondaikon, and Killjoy - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Joywave and Kopps - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Justin Trawick & the Common Good and Ken Wenzel & Cross Kentucky - IOTA Club & Café
• Kenny Wessel - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Lee Foss - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Los Master Plus and G-Flux - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
• Magic Mike Male Revue tour - Direct from Las Vegas - Baltimore SoundStage
• Melba Moore - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Nick Hakim and Ben Talmi - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Pree (record release), Heavy Breathing, and Young Rapids - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• the Replacements - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC] - sold out
• Sheng Wang - AMP
• Teedra Moses (album release show) - Howard Theatre
• Thom Kaz & Hypnaughty - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Those Darlins and Adia Victoria - DC9
• A Tribute to Carole King: Tapestry and Best of Goffin-King with Julia Nixon, Laura Baron, Little Margie Clark, Caz Gardiner, Todd Wright, Eric Scott, Cal Everett, Deeme Katson, Rochelle Rice, Brian Simms, Ashleigh Chevalier - the Hamilton
• Tuesday's Gone (Lynyrd Skynyrd tribute) - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• the Woodshedders - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]


Saturday, 9 May 2015 [link to this day]

• Aether Realm, Condemn the Infected, Vitality, and Frostclad - U of Maryland - Stamp Student Union & Nyumburu Cultural Center[College Park, MD] (Shell Fest 2015)
• Aether Realm, Condemn the Infected, Vitality, Frostclad - Nyumburu - University of Maryland [College Park, MD] (Cultural Center)
• the Brothers Landreth and Roof Beams - 6th & I
• the Cadillac Three - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Ciara - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Classic Albums 1996: Rachel Levitin performing Fiona Apple, Alex Vans as Beck's Odelay, Ardamus as Ras Kass, Across the Sea (Evry/Scoops/Tufts/Walker) as Weezer's Pinkerton, the Right Handed Lefties as the Cranberries, Jacqueline Pie Francis as Tori Amos, and host Jamel Johnson - IOTA Club & Café
• Cognitive, Grethor, Consumed with Hatred, and GiveThemRope - Guido's Speakeasy [543 N Market St, Frederick, MD] (Guido's Monthly Metal)
• Drag the River and Silver Dollar Switchblade - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Dreamscape - Lincoln Theatre
• Easy Star All-Stars, the Skints, and Dub Architect - Gypsy Sally's
• Emily Kinney (from the Walking Dead) - Jammin' Java (Early show - 6:30 PM) - sold out
• Flagland, Washer, and Thee Lolitas - the Dougout [1498 Douglas St NE, WDC]
• Florida Georgia Line, Thomas Rhett, and Frankie Ballard - Merriweather Post Pavilion (Anything Goes Tour)
• Garden State Radio - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Gary Taylor - Birchmere
• Haitus Kaiyote - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Here Come the Mummies - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Irresponsible (I'll Have What I'm Having album release show), the Elegant Plums, and the Project - Jammin' Java
• Jamie Kilstein - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
• Jill Warren, Mary El, and Ms. Sara - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Kelsey Waldon - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Kenny Wessel - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Live at the Fillmore (Allman Brothers Band tribute) - the Hamilton
• Magnapop and Bucky's Fatal Mistake - Tree House Concerts at the VFW 350 [6420 Orchard Ave, Takoma Park, MD]
• Melba Moore - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• MH the Verb + Live Band, G2O with Track, Redhead, Basics, B.Raw, and more - Velvet Lounge
• National Chamber Ensemble: Musical Gems of Mexico - Artisphere (Spectrum Theatre)
• R. Kelly, Case, and Demetria McKinney - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena)
• Rat Infested, Reticle, Silence the Blind, and Visceral Violation - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Shirley MacLaine - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Strung Out, Red City Radio, and La Armada - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Sunliner - AMP
• the Whispers, Sinbad, and Cece Penniston - DAR Constitution Hall
• Yelawolf - the Love Story Tour: Chapter 1 with Hillbilly Casino - Baltimore SoundStage


Sunday, 10 May 2015 [link to this day]

• Au Revoir, Atsuko Chiba, Naked, and Absent - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• the Bros. Landreth - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (All-Ages Matinee)
• Caleb Johnson (winner of American Idol) - Jammin' Java
• Cope Ascetic, Groam & Joan Son of Groam, Mobius Strip, and We Made Better Kids - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Crosby, Stills, & Nash - France-Merrick Performing Arts Center / Hippodrome [12 N Eutaw St, Baltimore, MD]
• Eternal Summers, Princess Reason, Turbo Fruits, and Amanda Glasser - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Feedel Band - the Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital [921 Pennsylvania Ave SE, WDC]
• Hayden - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Keyboard Conversations with Jeffrey Siegel: Rachmaninoff and Friends - George Mason University Center for the Arts [4373 Mason Pond Dr, Fairfax, VA]
• Kristin lee and Michael Mizrahi: violin and piano - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• the Maine, Real Friends, Knuckle Puck, and the Technicolors - 9:30 Club
• Malcolm Stokes - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Marky Ramone's Punk Rock Blitzkrieg featuring Andrew W.K. and Loud Boyz - Baltimore SoundStage
• Migos and Og Maco - Fillmore Silver Spring (the Yung Rich Nation Tour)
• Natural Child - DC9
• Otis Taylor - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Screening of Heaven Adores You: a documentary about the life & music of Elliott Smith - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Strictly Bizness - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Surfer Blood - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Tommy Davidson - Howard Theatre (Two shows - 7 PM & 9:30 PM)
• V Bozeman - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Zappa Plays Zappa - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)


Monday, 11 May 2015 [link to this day]

• 98 Rock's Noise in the Basement Live - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• the Baseball Project - Jammin' Java
• Halo Valley, Boat Burning, and Anthony Pirog - DC9
• Kiesza: the Sound of a Woman Tour with special guest Betty Who - Lincoln Theatre
• Kim Jordan - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Laibach and Technophobia - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Loop 2.4.3, Lost Civilizations experimental music project, and Robot Flip - IOTA Club & Café
• Matt & Kim and Waters - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Migos, OG Maco, and Rich the Kid - Baltimore SoundStage
• Palma Violets and Public Access T.V. - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Scott Weiland & the Wildabouts - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Screening of Heaven Adores You: a documentary about the life & music of Elliott Smith - Howard Theatre
• Timeghost, Ora Iso, Olivia Neutron-John, and Hand of Food - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]


Tuesday, 12 May 2015 [link to this day]

• Angaleena Presley (of Pistol Annies) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Backstabbers Inc. and Passage Between - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Black Alley - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Blues Traveler - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Buggaboo - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Dr. John Cooper Clarke - the Hamilton
Iggy Azalea and Nick Jonas - Verizon Center POSTPONED TO 10/5/15
• Joe Lovano - Dave Douglas Quintet: "Soundprints" with Lawrence Fields, Linda Oh, & Joey Baron - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Joywave - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Kaiser Chiefs and Priory - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Lightning Bolt and Buck Gooter - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Lost Lander - DC9
• Matt & Kim and Waters - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Mystic Braves and the Blank Tapes - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Oh the Humanity and Wasted Year - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Steel Panther and Like a Storm - Baltimore SoundStage
• Tennis and Kuroma - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)


Wednesday, 13 May 2015 [link to this day]

• 3 Women on the Verge: A Night of Traditional, Alt and Original Country feat. Linda McRae, Mary Battiata, and Karen Collins - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Alex Young (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Aretha Franklin - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Big Daddy Kane, Whodini, Tracy Lee, and host Joe Clair of WPGC - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Billy & the Kids, Bill Kreutzmann, Aron Magner, Reed Mathis, and Tom Hamilton - 9:30 Club (to benefit the Rex Foundation)
• the Dear Hunter - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Elijah Cole - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Hammered Satin and Lazlo Lee & the Motherless Children - Holy Frijoles [908 W 36th St, Baltimore, MD]
• Hop Along and Field Mouse - Black Cat (Backstage)
Iggy Azalea, Nick Jonas, Tinashe, and DJ Wizz Kid - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena) CANCELLED
• Joe Lovano - Dave Douglas Quintet: "Soundprints" with Lawrence Fields, Linda Oh, & Joey Baron - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Lightning Bolt - Floristree [405 West Franklin St, Baltimore, MD]
• Lo-Fang - U St Music Hall (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• Orgone and Sophistafunk - Gypsy Sally's
• the Quebe Sisters Band - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Ray Wylie Hubbard - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Skream - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Slash featuring Myles Kennedy & the Conspirators - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)


Thursday, 14 May 2015 [link to this day]

• Aaron Watson - 9:30 Club
• Amaranthe, I Prevail, and Santa Cruz - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Beach Fossils - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Beneath Oblivion, Lord, Zekiah, and Throwdown Syndicate - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Boris Grebenshikov - Aquarium "Abordazh" - State Theatre
• Broncho and Strange Faces - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Corpuscide, D-Railed, Msery Chord, Aurelian, and Gorebore - Grog & Tankard [1243 Jefferson Davis Highway, Stafford, VA]
• David Jacobs-Strain - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
Dear Jerry: Celebrating the Music of Jerry Garcia with Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann's Billy & the Kids, Bob Weir, Bruce Hornsby, Buddy Miller, David Grisman, Eric Church, Greensky Bluegrass, Jimmy Cliff, Jorma Kaukonen, Los Lobos, moe., O.A.R., Railroad Earth, The Disco Biscuits, Trampled by Turtles, Widespread Panic, Yonder Mountain String Band, Communion featuring Phil Lesh, Stu Allen, Grahame Lesh, Ross James, Alex Koford, Jason Crosby - Merriweather Post Pavilion - sold out
• the Duhks - AMP
• East India Youth - DC9
• Edwin McCain - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Golem - 6th & I (the Washington Jewish Music Festival)
• the Harry Bells - Bohemian Caverns [2001 11th Street, WDC]
• the Idol Kings( tribute to Journey, John Mellencamp, & Tom Petty) - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Interwaving Strecht and Lina Allemano's Titanium Riot - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]
• Jail Solidarity, Vile Creature, People's Drug, and Homosuperior - Hot Tub House [4320 8th St NW, WDC]
• Jeff Krulik (of Heavy Metal Parking Lot): the Thirty Year Overnight Sensation - Takoma Park Community Center [7500 Maple Ave, Takoma Park, MD]
• John Eddie Band and Billy Coulter - Jammin' Java
• John Pizzarelli - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Live Band Punk Rock Karaoke featuring Greg Heston (Bad Religion/Circle Jerks), Stan Lee (the Dickies), Edward Tater (D.I.), and Derek O'Brrien (Social Distortion/Agent Orange) - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Mars Rodeo, Falcon Heavy, and Cue the Deer - Velvet Lounge
• Nightwish, Sabaton, and Delain - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Peelander-Z, Plurals, Party Poison, and Cowabunga Pizza Time - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Penguin Prison (live) - U St Music Hall (8 PM show)
• Rival Sons, Black Stone Cherry, and Robert Jon & the Wreck - Baltimore SoundStage
• Sitcom, Sedna's Not Alone, Shampoo, and Den-Mate - Above the Bayou [2521 Pennsylvania Ave NW #3, WDC]
• the Thrillbillys and the Highballers - Gypsy Sally's
• Tierra Santa - Howard Theatre
• Tim Barry, Two Cow Garage, and Tiny Timbers - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Todd Rundgren - Birchmere


Friday, 15 May 2015 [link to this day]

• the 9 Songwriter Series - Artisphere (Dome Theatre)
• Beginnings (Chicago tribute) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• The Blow "Unplugged", Anna Oxygen, and Bobby Donnie - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• East West Hwy, Night Kitchen, Dissonance, and Bucky's Fatal Mistake - Joe's Record Paradise [8216 Georga Ave, Silver Spring, MD]
• Gay Men's Chorus of Washington: Born This Way - Lincoln Theatre
Gideon, Texas in July, Kublai Khan, Silent Planet, Pathway Home, Villis, and Values & Virtues - Empire (formerly Jaxx) MOVED TO THE CANAL CLUB (Richmond)
• Honest Haloway, Galvanize, Motion Lines, and Chomp Chomp (between sets) - Velvet Lounge
• Iris Dement - Birchmere
• John Pizzarelli - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Justin Martin, Ardalan, and Wave Age - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Last Train Home and Adam Faucet & the Tall Grass - IOTA Club & Café
• Major & the Monbacks, Bosley, and Aztec Sun - Gypsy Sally's
• Mandolin Orange - the Hamilton
• Mars 4tet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Newt Junior, Yo No Say, and Brian Rapp & NatureBoi - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Papadosio - 9:30 Club (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• the Real Geniuses - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Robbie Fulks - Jammin' Java
• Sam Prekop - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Saxon - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Shartel & Hume - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Strawberry Jacuzzi and Ghost Hotel - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Tribute to "Sassy" Sarah Vaughan - AMP
Vanguard II: Form a Log, Fyoelk, Patricia, Protect-U, 51717, Cube, Xerome, Nick Klein, Miguel Alvarino, Pure Matrix - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]
• Wasted Year, Foghound, Clamfight, and Bask - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• the Werks, Soohan, and Litz - Baltimore SoundStage
• White Ford Bronco - Howard Theatre


Saturday, 16 May 2015 [link to this day]

• BSO: Debussy & Don Juan - Strathmore (Music Center)
• BSO: Music Box - In the Treetops - Strathmore (Music Center - 10 AM & 11:30 AM)
• the Chuck Brown Band featuring Frank "Scooby" Sirius & KK with special guests Sugar Bear, Ms. Yendy & Y'Anna Crawley, with DJ Big John Dat Bama Be Crankin - Howard Theatre (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Clutch, Mastodon, and Graveyard - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore) (the Missing Link Tour)
• Drop Electric (album release show) and Laughing Man - Artisphere (Dome Theatre)
• Elijah Jamal Balbed (artist-in-residence alumni) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Feel Free, Dale & the Zdubs, and the Beirds - IOTA Club & Café
• Foehammer, Clay Davis, Mountain God, Godmaker, and RHIN - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Gay Men's Chorus of Washington: Born This Way - Lincoln Theatre (Two shows - 2 PM & 7 PM)
• Ian Tyson - Birchmere
• Jason Didner & the Jungle Gym - Jammin' Java
• John Pizzarelli - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Kayhan Kalhor - 6th & I
• Kung Fu and the Main Squeeze - Gypsy Sally's
• Mary Battiata, Linda McRae, and Karen Collins - IOTA Club & Café (3:30 PM Matinee Show - Women on the Verge)
• Middleway Music Studio Concert X - Howard Theatre (Afternoon show - 12 PM)
• the Monster Band - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• the Orchid, a Troop of Echoes, and ShowPony - Velvet Lounge
• Orleans & Friends with Little Feat's Barrere & Tackett - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
Preakness InfieldFest: Armin van Buuren, Childish Gambino - Pimlico Race Course [Hayward and Winner Ave, Baltimore, MD] (8 AM doors)
• Rev909: Daft Punk/French House tribute & Indie Dance classics with Will Eastman & Ozker - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Ringside: an evening with Jim Ross - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Roddy Radiation (of the Specials), the Scotch Bonnets, and Thee Lexington Arrows - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Shark Week (Beach Fuzz record release party), Loud Boyz, Witch Coast, and Daddy Likely - Dance Loft on 14 [4618 14th St NW, WDC]
• Skism, Laxx, and Megalodon - Baltimore SoundStage (Never Say Die Tour)
• Smith Jackson - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Spirit Animal - Rock & Roll Hotel
Strawberry Jacuzzi and Ghost Hotel - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore) NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Tribute to Phyllis Hyman - Howard Theatre (Evening show - 7 PM)
• Walk Off the Earth - 9:30 Club
• Westmain and Ethan Schaefer & Noah Motz - Jammin' Java (Rock the Gold Benefit Concert for Luke McGuire - 4:30 PM Afternoon Show)


Sunday, 17 May 2015 [link to this day]

• Alarms & Controls, the Effects, and Governess (debut show) - Dance Institute of Washington [3400 14th St NW, WDC] (Benefit for the Dance Institute of Washington)
• Antigama, Drugs of Faith, and Ampallang Infection - TBA [DC]
• the Blind Boys of Alabama & Ani DiFranco - Lincoln Theatre (JusticeAid Presents Music for the Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project & Innocence Project New Orleans)
• Brave Baby - DC9
• Dark Star Orchestra - special acoustic Dead show - the Hamilton
• Denizens of Washington, Sister-Ex, and 7 Door Sedan - Black Cat (Backstage)
• John Pizzarelli - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Lágbájá - Howard Theatre
• Moonalice (featuring Pete Sears, John Molo, Barry Sless, Roger McNamee), Doobie Decibel System (featuring Jason Crosby, Roger McNamee), and Brother's Keeper (featuring Jono Manson & Jason Crosby) - Gypsy Sally's
• Nico & Vinz, Jason French, and Siren XX - Baltimore SoundStage
• Nicolas Altstaedt and José Gallardo: cello and piano - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Philip Glass: Words Without Music - Politics & Prose [5015 Connecticut Ave NW, WDC]
• Priests, Downtown Boys (record release show), Big Mouth, and Nox - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Queer Queens of Qomedy feat. Karen Williams & Poppy Champlin - Jammin' Java
• Rising Appalachia - Birchmere
• SAGWA Awards - Strathmore (Music Center - 2 PM)
• Scott Bradlee & Postmodern Jukebox - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Tab Benoit - State Theatre
This Legend, Stanley & the Search, Dear You, Bad Luck, Underdog Champs, Forgetting August, New Minority, and Reset Rewind - Empire (formerly Jaxx) MOVED TO THE CANAL CLUB (Richmond)
• Todd Rundgren - Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts [801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD]
• Vilis, Hydra Kyll, .IT., Paper trails, Brick City, and Stereotype - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC] (Bach to Rock ADAA Benefit Show)


Monday, 18 May 2015 [link to this day]

• 98 Rock's Noise in the Basement Live - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Bob James - 75th Anniversary - Birchmere
• Cryptopsy, Disgorge, Erimha, Soreption, and Condemn the Infected - Baltimore SoundStage
• Downtown Boys and Sneaks - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Edmund Burke School Jazz Ensemble - Blues Alley (9 PM Show)
• Georgetown Day School jazz Ensemble - Blues Alley (7 PM Show)
• Natalie York, Raye Zaragoza, and Jessica Yellowitz - Jammin' Java
• Rhett Miller (of Old 97s) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
Septic Flesh, Moonspell, Deathstars, and Oberris - Empire (formerly Jaxx) MOVED TO THE CANAL CLUB (Richmond)


Tuesday, 19 May 2015 [link to this day]

• Bob James: 75th Birthday Tour - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Buffy Sainte-Marie and Bill Danoff - the Hamilton
• Darkwood, Kama Rupa, and Destroying Angel - TheDepot Baltimore [1728 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Dorthia Cottrell (of Windhand), Nate Hall, and Wetland (members of Wildhoney and Arbouretum) - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Falling In Reverse (Ronnie Radke's Three Ring Circus) and Ghost Town - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Johnnyswim - Birchmere
• Out of Your Head - Improvised and Experimental Music Collective - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Rhett Walker Band - Jammin' Java
• Tech N9ne with special guests Krizz Kaliko, Chris Webby, Murs, King 810, & Zuze, plus Ishad Overdrive - Howard Theatre
• Trunkweed, Echo Courts, and Drag Sounds - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• TV on the Radio and Bo Ningen - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC]
• Vocal Workshop Graduation Concert - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Wisdom Speeks - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)


Wednesday, 20 May 2015 [link to this day]

• Alice Gerrard - AMP
• Ashleigh Flynn & the Back Porch Majority Her Porch Climbers - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Banda Magda - Bossa
• Cesar Orozco & Kamarata Jazz - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Crowded Streets (Dave Matthews tribute) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Follakzoid - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Johnnyswim - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Kingsland Road, Erica Ashley, and Telegraph - Jammin' Java
Maryland Deathfest XIII Pre-Fest Show: Incantation, Massacre (Columbia), Disma, Funerus, Gath Smane - Ottobar (Baltimore)


Thursday, 21 May 2015 [link to this day]

• 4 Generations of Miles: Jimmy Cobb, Mike Stern, Sonny Fortune, and Buster Williams - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Alex Bugnon in Byrdland featuring Tom Browne & Elan Trotman: A Tribute to Donald Byrd - Birchmere
• Alice Gerrard - AMP
• Body Language - DC9
• Brit Floyd - Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric [140 W Mt Royal Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• the Brothers Comatose and Atoka Chase - Gypsy Sally's
• Bruce Cockburn - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Crizzly and Antiserum - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Folkazoid, Holy Ghost Party, and Drone Theory - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• the Get Right Band - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Gypsy Wisdom - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Leo Moran & Anthony Thistlethwaite of the Saw Doctors - Jammin' Java
Maryland Deathfest XIII: Devourment, Internal Bleeding, Mortal Decay, Origin, Ciborium, Skinless - Ottobar (Baltimore) Moved to Baltimore Soundstage
Maryland Deathfest XIII: Devourment, Internal Bleeding, Mortal Decay, Origin, Skinless, Ciborium - Baltimore SoundStage (Moved from the Ottobar)
Maryland Deathfest XIII: Usnea, Bevar Sea, Conan, Iron Man, Jex Thoth, Mantar, Primitive Man, Ufomammut, Yob - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Mobb Deep - Baltimore SoundStage (10 PM Doors)
• Old Lines, Silence, Bombs, and Humanmania - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore) (Maryland Deathfest Show)
• Red Sword, the Netherlands, HellPie, and ShowPony - Velvet Lounge
• Sherman Ewing - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Talibam plus Microkingdom - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore) (Presented by Creative Differences)
• Tom McBride - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Traveling Wilburys Tribute Show featuring Andy Zipf, the NRIs, Alex Parez & the Sideburys, South Rail, the Jellyroll Mortals featuring Derek Bock, the Glimpses, and Fred Hof - IOTA Club & Café
• William Fitzsimmons and Denison Witmer - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)


Friday, 22 May 2015 [link to this day]

• 4 Generations of Miles: Jimmy Cobb, Mike Stern, Sonny Fortune, and Buster Williams - Blues Alley (Two shows)
A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor and special guests Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz, and Aoife O'Donovan - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Catz 'n Dogz and Tittsworth - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Chon - Rock & Roll Hotel
• the Clarks, Scott Lester & What Army, and Letterbox - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• David Lindley - Jammin' Java
• Eric Roberson - Birchmere
• the Hillbilly Gypsies, the Appleseed Collective, and Still Hand String Band - Gypsy Sally's
• Intergalactix - DC9
• Jaguardini, Whatever Brains, Witch Coast, Et Al., and Slurred Words - Mad Ox [7205 Rhode Island Ave, College Park, MD]
• Let the Monkey Go (feat. members of P-Funk), Mikee Free & the Funknetics, Edjacated Phools, and DJ Rod Gnarly - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• the Mann Sisters - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
Maryland Deathfest XIII: Aeternus, Darkened Nocturn Slaughtercult, Inverloch, Vattnet Viskar - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
Maryland Deathfest XIII: Artificial Brain, Aura Noir, Bloodbath, Cianide, Funebrarum, Lock Up, Master, Obituary, Suffocation, Vallenfyre - Edison Lot [545 N High St, Baltimore, MD]
Maryland Deathfest XIII: F.I.D., Ghoul, Homewrecker, Napalm Death, Noisear, Noxa, P.L.F., Splatterhouse, Suffering Mind, Triac - Baltimore SoundStage
• Michael Scoglio (of the 19th Street Band) - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Mobb Deep - Howard Theatre
• Mullett - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Night Raids, Ampallang Infection, Jarhead Fertilizer, Sleep Disorder, Walke, and Monger - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore) (Maryland Deathfest Show)
• the O's - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Pleasure Curses - American Art Museum [Eighth and F Streets NW, WDC]
• Rick Derringer - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Selling Fairfax by the Pound (70s Genesis tribute) - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Super City (Album Release) - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Superswank, Atomic Mosquitos, and Insect Surfers - IOTA Club & Café
• World Party with David Duffy - the Hamilton


Saturday, 23 May 2015 [link to this day]

• 4 Generations of Miles: Jimmy Cobb, Mike Stern, Sonny Fortune, and Buster Williams - Blues Alley (Two shows)
A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor and special guests Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz, and Aoife O'Donovan - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Ball in the House and Pitches Be Crazy - Jammin' Java
Brew at the Zoo: Bosley, Marshall Law, the 8-Balls - Baltimore Zoo [1876 Mansion House Drive, Baltimore, MD]
• BSO: Strauss's Four Last Songs - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Dave Matthews Band - Jiffy Lube Live
• Eric Roberson - Birchmere
• Flashband - IOTA Club & Café
• Fortress, Unsacred, Pharoah, and Yautja - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore) (Maryland Deathfest Show)
• Geographer - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Here's To the Night - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Jake Starr & the Delicious Fullness, the Stents, Thee Lexington Arrows, and the Idle Gossip - Metro Gallery (Baltimore) (Hidden Volume Field Trip)
• Jim Rezac - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Kinky and Daniela Spalla - Howard Theatre
• Klingande - 9:30 Club
Latin Explosion Fest 2015: Yandel, J. Alvarez, and Andy Andy - Patriot Center
• the Mantras and Elm - Gypsy Sally's
Maryland Deathfest XIII: Adversarial, Demoncy, Dragged Into Sunlight, Tsjuder - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
Maryland Deathfest XIII: Agoraphobic Nosebleed, Antigama, Backslider, Cephalic Carnage, Chainsaw to the Face, Engorged, Full of Hell, Inter Arma, Lycanthropy, Martyrdöd, Wolfbrigade - Baltimore SoundStage
Maryland Deathfest XIII: Arcturus, Blood Red Throne, Bulldozer, Einherjer, Fulgora, Metal Church, Morpheus Descends, Razor, Serpentine Path, Sodom, Triptykon, Twilight of the Gods, Vulcano - Edison Lot [545 N High St, Baltimore, MD]
• the New Romance - Fillmore Silver Spring
• the Rentals, Rey Pila, and Radiation City - Rock & Roll Hotel
• A Southern Soul Tribute: the Music of Muscle Shoals & Stax/Volt - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Sunday, 24 May 2015 [link to this day]

• 4 Generations of Miles: Jimmy Cobb, Mike Stern, Sonny Fortune, and Buster Williams - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Alexander Schimpf (piano) - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• All Time Low, Issues, Tonight Alive, and State Champs - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore) - sold out
• Born Loose, the Combs, and Stop Worrying & Love the Bomb - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
Brew at the Zoo: Kelly Bell Band, the Real Geniuses, School of Rock - Baltimore Zoo [1876 Mansion House Drive, Baltimore, MD]
• Eri Yamamoto Trio - Bohemian Caverns [2001 11th Street, WDC]
• Imperial Triumphant, Ramlord, Infernal Stronghold, Cemetery Piss, Bestial Evil, Thrain, and Vitality - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore) (Maryland Deathfest Show)
• Kill Paris - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
Maryland Deathfest XIII: Amorphis, Anaal Nathrakh, Demilich, Goatsnake, Inverloch (plaing a diSEMBOWLMENT set), Neurosis, Primordial, Prosanctus Inferni, Skepticism, Tombs, Winter - Edison Lot [545 N High St, Baltimore, MD]
Maryland Deathfest XIII: Coke Bust, D.R.I., Early Graves, Entrails Massacre, Excel, Grin & Bear It, Melt-Banana, Mother Brain, Pizzahifive, Spazztic Blurr, Water Torture - Baltimore SoundStage
Maryland Deathfest XIII: Impetuous Ritual, Knelt Rote, Portal, Thantifaxath - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Post Reason, Common Thief, In Courage, and Sharptooth - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• the Scotch Bonnets - Bossa
• the Story So Far, Four Years Strong, Terror, and Souvenirs - 9:30 Club
• Whitehorse - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• World Party - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Wume (record release party), Chiffon, and Oh Hang - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)


Monday, 25 May 2015 [link to this day]

• 98 Rock's Noise in the Basement Live - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Bellevederes, Raya Brass Band, and Sandaraa - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• the Body & Full of Hell, Pizza Hi-Five, Nak'ay, Primitive Man, Ilsa, Water Tourture, WAKE, Modern Pain, and the Heads are Zeroes - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC] (Casa Ruby benefit)
Starkill - Empire (formerly Jaxx) MOVED TO THE CANAL CLUB (Richmond)


Tuesday, 26 May 2015 [link to this day]

• Amy Schumer - DAR Constitution Hall
• Ancient River, Worthless, and Darsombra - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Bonnie Rash, Civil Youth, Lyfe of the Party, and the Cruddy Crankerz - Velvet Lounge
• Dee Lucas with Phaze II - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• John Sebastian - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Kermit Ruffins & the BBQ Swingers - the Hamilton
• Raya Brass Band & Sandaraa - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
• Sheryl Crow - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Steven Wilson - 9:30 Club
• Stronger Sex and Grand Vapids - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]


Wednesday, 27 May 2015 [link to this day]

Alex Young (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion) NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• the David Mayfield Parade, the Hello Strangers, and Carolina Story - Gypsy Sally's
• Ensiferum, Korpiklaani, and TrollfesT - Baltimore SoundStage
• Gloom and Bereft - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Gravity Lens, My Enemy Complete, and ZeroMercury - Velvet Lounge
• Jeff Austin Band - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• JS Williams - Bossa
• Kenny Chesney, Jake Owen, and Chase Rice - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• Laurence Juber - Jammin' Java
• Leon Russell - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Patrick Watson and the Low Anthem - 9:30 Club
• Rich Robinson of the Black Crowes (acoustic) and Dave O'Grady - the Hamilton
• Rone & Fred Falke - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• the Secret Sisters & Striking Matches - Birchmere
• Steve Smith & Vital Information NYC Edition - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Yellowjackets featuring Bob Mintzer, Felix Pastorius, Russell Ferrante, & William Kennedy - Howard Theatre


Thursday, 28 May 2015 [link to this day]

• Al Petteway & Amy White - Jammin' Java
• Amigos Band - AMP
• BSO: A Tribute to John Williams - Strathmore (Music Center)
• C.J. Chenier & the Red Hot Louisiana Band - Artisphere (Rescheduled from 2/21/15)
• Cartoon Weapons, Time Columns, and Motherknuckle - DC9
• Death (from Detroit) and Obnox - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Down to the Bone - Birchmere
• Eldar - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Emma Rowley and Gwen Levey - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Fidlar and Metz - 9:30 Club
• the Fifth Dimension - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Iron Reagan, Angel Du$t, Noisem, and WarXGames - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• KINGs featuring Phil Naro, Vinnie DePaul, Joe Macre (formerly of Crack the Sky), Michael Fath, and Corey Holland - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Leon Russell - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Louis Weeks , Fellow Creatures, and the El Mansouris - Howard Theatre
• Sageworth - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Shiba San - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Tortured Soul and Sol Power All Stars - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
• Wolf Blood and False Punk - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)


Friday, 29 May 2015 [link to this day]

• A. R. Rahman - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Art Sherrod Jr. featuring Ann Nesby - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Bonerama and Mike Zito - the Hamilton
• Brit Floyd: Space & Time World Tour 2015 - Warner Theatre
• Clap Your Hands Say Yeah (debut album 10th anniversary tour) and Teen Men - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Dustin Lynch and Logan Mize - Power Plant Live [34 Market Place, Baltimore, MD]
• the Highballers - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Honey Island Swamp Band - Gypsy Sally's
• Hudson Mohawke - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Ivan & Alyosha - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Jack Garratt - DC9
• Jonatha Brooke - Birchmere
• the Kennedys (Triple CD Release show) - Jammin' Java
Lady Fest - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Lisa Lampanelli - Lincoln Theatre
• Mark Nadler - AMP
• People's Champs - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
• the Prahns - Velvet Lounge
• Purity Ring, Braids, and Born Gold - 9:30 Club (Two shows - 6 PM & 10 PM) - sold out
• the Slanted Sound (CD release), Awthentik & Laelo, Little Bird, Noah Pierre, and Never Ending Fall - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Striking Matches & the Secret Sisters - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Tweet and Orlando Dixon - Howard Theatre
• Under the Covers - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Whenskiesaregray (record release), Fine Fine, Young & Heartless, and Octaves - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)


Saturday, 30 May 2015 [link to this day]

• 12th Planet, Loudpvck, and Kove - 9:30 Club
• 1519, Don Zientara, and Hollertown - Velvet Lounge
• Akris, Grethor, Cladonia Rangeferina, Archael, and Death Penalty - Fat Tuesday's [10673 Braddock Road, Fairfax, VA]
• Art Sherrod Jr. featuring Ann Nesby - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Better Off Dead and Black Muddy River Band - Gypsy Sally's
• Cravin' Dogs - AMP
• Cruzie Beaux, DJ Ayes Cold, Me & Karen, and Chomp Chomp - DC9
• Drew Gibson and Flo Anito - IOTA Club & Café
King Giant (CD release show), Sixty Watt Shaman, and Foghound - Empire (formerly Jaxx) New venue TBA
• Kool & the Gang and Chaka Khan - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
Lady Fest - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• LoCash Cowboys - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Miss Tess & the Talkbacks and Letitia VanSant & the Bonafides - Jammin' Java (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• National Philharmonic: Fauré's Requiem - Strathmore (Music Center)
• the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame presents "The Playoff": Detached Retina, Eleven, Class Action, the Vonabees, the Bridge, Gartner in the Cloud - Gypsy Sally's (Noon show)
• Rush - Jiffy Lube Live
• Shartel & Hume - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Slim Cessna's Auto Club and Snakes - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
Sweetlife Festival: Kendrick Lamar, Calvin Harris, the Weekend, Pixies, Charli XCX, Billy Idol, Phantogram, Marina & the Diamonds, Bleachers, Tove Lo, Vance Joy, Lucius, Vic Mensa, Allen Stone, SZA, Raury, Misterwives, St. Paul & the Broken Bones, Sinkane, San Fermin, Life of Dillon, Wet, Goldlink, Sun Club, Holychild, the Walking Sticks - Merriweather Post Pavilion (Daily Lineups TBA)
• the VIPs - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Walter Beasley - Birchmere
• YDI, Sick Fix, Birth (Defects), Maloso, and Queensway - St. Stephen & the Incarnation Episcopal Church
• Zero Mercury, Gravity Lens, and Pharmacy Prophets - Jammin' Java (Late show - 10 PM)


Sunday, 31 May 2015 [link to this day]

• the Baltimore Battle of the Bands - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• David Torn (guitar) solo - Bohemian Caverns [2001 11th Street, WDC]
• the Fabulous Hubcaps - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Feria de Seville - Strathmore (Outdoors - noon)
• George Thorogood & Brian Setzer - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore) (Rockabilly Riot Tour 2015)
• Haitus Kaiyote and Kandace Springs - Baltimore SoundStage
• Jakubi - DC9
• Jonatha Brooke - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• KINGs - Jammin' Java (1 PM Matinee Show)
Lady Fest - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• the Phillips Camerata - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• ROAMfest - Birchmere
• the Sea Life, All People, Pope, and Swings - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Seinabo Sey - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Slim Cessna's Auto Club - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
Sweetlife Festival: Kendrick Lamar, Calvin Harris, the Weekend, Pixies, Charli XCX, Billy Idol, Phantogram, Marina & the Diamonds, Bleachers, Tove Lo, Vance Joy, Lucius, Vic Mensa, Allen Stone, SZA, Raury, Misterwives, St. Paul & the Broken Bones, Sinkane, San Fermin, Life of Dillon, Wet, Goldlink, Sun Club, Holychild, the Walking Sticks - Merriweather Post Pavilion (Daily Lineups TBA)
• the Tallest Man on Earth, Madisen Ward, and the Mama Bear - Lincoln Theatre - sold out


Monday, 1 June 2015 [link to this day]

• Catfish & the Bottlemen - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM) - sold out
• Chappo - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Joe Ely - Birchmere
• Other Lives and Riothorse Royale - Rock & Roll Hotel
• the Red Paintings - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Sepultura (30th Anniversary Tour), Destruction, and Arsis - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• the Tallest Man on Earth, Madisen Ward, and the Mama Bear - Lincoln Theatre
• Vinx - Blues Alley (Two shows)


Tuesday, 2 June 2015 [link to this day]

• Cold Beat and Olivia Neutron-John - Comet Ping Pong
• Dreamers, Gringo Starr, and Shantih Shantih - DC9
• Marc Broussard - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Out of Your Head - Improvised and Experimental Music Collective - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Sadistic Ritual, Dernier Combat, and Javla - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Samantha Fish & Andy Poxon - Birchmere
• the Woggles and Jake Starr & the Delicious Fullness - Black Cat (Backstage)


Wednesday, 3 June 2015 [link to this day]

• the Body, Trepaneringsritualen, Aderlating/Slavernij, IRM, and Sutekh Hexen - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD] (Apex Fest VI)
• Cognitive, Condemn the Infected, Bound to the Grave, Existentium, and Bestial Evil - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• David Torn - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore) (Presented by Creative Differences)
• the Early November, Lydia, and Restorations - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Glen David Andrews - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Holly Herndon - DC9
• Hutch & Kathy (of the Thermals) - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Jedi Mind Tricks - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Jucifer - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Marc Broussard - Birchmere
• Ramblin' Jack Elliott - AMP
• Rusted Root and Adam Ezra Group - 9:30 Club
• Twiztid, Kung Fu Vampires, Davey Suicide, Damn Dirty Apes, and Kissing Candice - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Veronneau - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Whenskiesaregray, You'll Live, Eyelet, Slowdeath, and Mickey & Mallory - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)


Thursday, 4 June 2015 [link to this day]

• Cimorelli - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Clydes on Fire - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Cold Beat (members of Grass Widow), Romantic States, Outer Spaces, and Boy Spit - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Community Center - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• the Decemberists and Father John Misty - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• Kate Tempest - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Lisa Loeb - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Michael Franti & Spearhead and See-I - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds - Lincoln Theatre - sold out
• Pebble to Pearl - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Puma Ptah (album release) and DJ Butty Bookman - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
• Spoonboy (final show), Nana Grizol, and Art Sorority for Girls - Black Cat (Backstage)


Friday, 5 June 2015 [link to this day]

• the 19th Street Band - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• the B-52s and Berlin - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• the Beanstalk Library - IOTA Club & Café
• Calexico and Gaby Moreno - 9:30 Club (Late show - 9:30 PM)
Capital Jazz Fest Day 1: Maze featuring Frankie Beverly - Merriweather Post Pavilion
Celebrate Fairfax Festival: Herr Metal and more TBA - Celebrate Fairfax Festival [12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax, VA]
• Hot Chip and Sinkane - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC]
• J. Roddy Walston & the Business and Avers - Power Plant Live [34 Market Place, Baltimore, MD]
• Jesse Marchant - DC9
• Kidz Bop: Make Some Noise Tour - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Less Than Jake, Reel Big Fish, and Ballyhoo! - Baltimore SoundStage
• Luke Brindley (album release show) - Jammin' Java
• Nils Lofgren - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) - sold out
• Ottmar Liebert & Luna Negra - Birchmere
• Queensway, Ends Meet, Warrior Prince, Hallow Breath, guttersnipe, and Bereave - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Raul Midón - AMP
• Refused - Rock & Roll Hotel - sold out
• Sara Curtin Band - Casa Fulano [1654 Irving St NW, WDC]
Scape Scape - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• the Smithereens - Howard Theatre (Early show - 8 PM)
• SpeakeasyDC's Out/Spoken: Queer, Questioning, Bold, and Proud - 9:30 Club (Early show - 6 PM)
• the SteelDrivers - the Hamilton
• Trina & Backyard Band - Howard Theatre (Late show - 11:30 PM)


Saturday, 6 June 2015 [link to this day]

• Arthur Loves Plastic, Blk w/ Bear, the School of New York, Praxis Cat, and Flamers - Pyramid Atlantic Arts Center [8230 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD] (Sonic Circuits Presents Queering Sound)
• Baltimore Spring Jam - Baltimore SoundStage
• Beta Play and the Tragic Thrills - Jammin' Java (Late show - 10 PM)
• Big Bang Baby - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• BSO: Beethoven's 5th Symphony - Strathmore (Music Center)
• BSO: Music Box - All Around the Globe - Strathmore (Music Center - 10 AM & 11:30 AM)
Capital Jazz Fest Day 2: Boney James, Roy Ayers, Patti Austin, Earl Klugh, Najee, Harvey Mason, "Catch A Rising Star" Showcase featuring Carol Riddick, George Clinton & Parliament/Funkadelic, Chrisette Michele, Ruben Studdard, Deborah Cox, Rahsaan Patterson - Merriweather Post Pavilion (10 AM doors)
Celebrate Fairfax Festival: Three Doors Down and Bush and more TBA - Celebrate Fairfax Festival [12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax, VA]
• Chris Hardwick - 9:30 Club (Two shows - 7 PM & 10 PM) - sold out
• the Creators of SERIAL: Sarah Koenig & Julie Snyder - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Cruisr and Suburban Living - DC9
• Get the Led Out (Led Zeppelin tribute) - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Kevin Hart - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena) (Two shows - 7 PM & 10 PM)
• Lady Antebellum, Hunter Hayes, Sam Hunt, Cam, Logan Mize, Mo Pitney, and Sam Grow - Jiffy Lube Live (WMZQFest)
• Moving the Earth Fest III - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Nils Lofgren - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) - sold out
• Raul Midón - AMP
Scape Scape - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• the Seldom Scene and Shannon Whitworth & Barrett Smith - Birchmere
• Start Making Sense (Talking Heads tribute) and HmfO (Hall & Oates tribute) - the Hamilton
• Stooges Brass Band and Black Masala - Artisphere (Ballroom)
• Tame Impala and Kuroma - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC]
• Willie Nile (full band) - Jammin' Java (Early show - 7 PM)
• Wire and Julian Lynch - Black Cat (Mainstage)


Sunday, 7 June 2015 [link to this day]

• Algiers - Black Cat (Backstage)
Capital Jazz Fest Day 3: Kenny G, Jonathan Butler, Michael McDonald, Naturally 7, Nick Colionne, Jos& James, "Catch A Rising Star" Showcase featuring James Lloyd, Eric Benét, Meshell Ndegeocello, Morris Day & the Time, Johnny Gill, Amel Larrieux - Merriweather Post Pavilion (10 AM doors)
Celebrate Fairfax Festival: the Amish Outlaws and more TBA - Celebrate Fairfax Festival [12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax, VA]
• Holdfast, Insubordination, the Scotch Bonnets, and Thirteen Towers - Velvet Lounge
• Kevin Fowler - Birchmere (in the Flex Stage)
• the Lost Civilizations experimental music project, the Holy Circle, and Praxis Cat - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC] (4 PM Matinee Show)
• Old Lines and Soothsayer - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Ottmar Liebert - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Paper Trail, Society Sucker, Detain, Iron Price, and A Life of Torment - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
Scape Scape - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• the Vaccines and Little May - 9:30 Club
• Wolf Trap's 26th Annual Louisiana Swamp Romp with Allen Toussaint and more - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)


Monday, 8 June 2015 [link to this day]

• 98 Rock's Noise in the Basement Live - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Juliana Fanning, Brian Fritzy, and Jordan Sherman - IOTA Club & Café
• Nils Lofgren (acoustic) - Birchmere
• Nothing, Merchandise, and Cloakroom - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Robbie Schaefer: the Elephant Sessions - Jammin' Java
• SBTRKT - 9:30 Club
• White Lung and Obliterations - DC9


Tuesday, 9 June 2015 [link to this day]

• Be'la Dona - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• DMA's - DC9
• Ed Schrader's Music Beat - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Florence + the Machine - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• Jessica Hernandea & the Deltas - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Mago de Oz - Howard Theatre
• Michael Allman Band - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Mono - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Nils Lofgren (acoustic) - Birchmere
• Paul Weller - 9:30 Club
• Somebody's Darling - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Tower Green - New Deal Cafe [113 Centerway, Greenbelt, MD]


Wednesday, 10 June 2015 [link to this day]

• the Business and the Attack - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Franco de Vita - "Vuelve en 1ra Fila" - Fillmore Silver Spring
• John Scofield Uberjam Band featuring Andy Hess, Avi Bortnick, and Tony Mason - the Hamilton
• the Manhattan Transfer - Birchmere
• Mumford & Sons and the Maccabees - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• New Kids on the Block, TLC, and Nelly - Verizon Center
• Rhye and Haerts - 6th & I
• Rochelle Rice (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Royal Blood and Mini Mansions - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Strathmore Children's Chorus Spring Concert - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Tylor the Creator and Taco - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Uke-Hunt - Black Cat (Backstage)


Thursday, 11 June 2015 [link to this day]

• A-Trak, Araabmuzik, and Ape Drums - 9:30 Club
• Atrak - U St Music Hall (8 PM show)
• Belle & Sebastian and Alvvays - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC]
• Bianca Del Rio - the Rolodex of Hate Tour - Baltimore SoundStage (Two shows - 8 PM & 11 PM - Rescheduled from 2/21/15) - sold out
• BSO: Bernstein's Candide - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Coliseum - DC9
• Lana Del Rey and Grimes - Jiffy Lube Live
• Lloyd Cole - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Michael Bolton - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD) (invite-only show)
• Northern Faces, Let It Happen, and the Raised By Wolves - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Paquito D'Rivera Quintet with special guest Edmar Castenada - the Hamilton
• PigPen Theatre Co. and You Won't - Jammin' Java
• Roberta Gambarini with the Cyrus Chestnut Trio - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Ruben Studdard presents 'The Luther Vandross Songbook' - Birchmere
• Underlined, Passages, the NRIs, and Sink tapes - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)


Friday, 12 June 2015 [link to this day]

• "Weird Al" Yankovic (The Mandatory World Tour) - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• the Bacon Brothers - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• the Bad Plus and Joshua Redman - the Hamilton
• Bill Kirchen & Too Much Fun, the Nighthawks, and Billy Price - Birchmere
• Chastity Belt - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• the Chuck Brown Band - AMP
• Deanna Bogart, Daryl Davis, and Kenny "Blues Boss" Wayne - State Theatre (Tinner Hills Blues Festival)
• John Mellencamp (Plain Spoken Tour) and Carlene Carter - Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric [140 W Mt Royal Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Rakim and DJ Zo - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Roberta Gambarini with the Cyrus Chestnut Trio - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Strictly Bizness - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Tom Chapin - Jammin' Java
• Weapon-X and Michelle Lockey & the Michelle Michelle Band - Kenneth H. Nash American Legion Post #8 [224 D St SE, WDC]
• Who's Bad (Michael Jackson tribute) - 9:30 Club (Late show - 10 PM)


Saturday, 13 June 2015 [link to this day]

• "Weird Al" Yankovic (the Mandatory World Tour) - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Active Child - AMP
Aria Jukebox - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Billy Joe Shaver - Birchmere
• Courtney Barnett, Chastity Belt, and Darren Hanlon - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Elizabeth Cook - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Head North, No Good News, Light Years, and Casey Bolles - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Jack DeJohnette Trio featuring Ravi Coltrane and Matthew Garrison - the Hamilton (Two shows - 6:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• the Legwarmers - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Les Rhinoceros (album release), Black Lung, and Polyon - Paper Haus [4912 3rd St NW, WDC]
• Lower Dens - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Marcia Ball - State Theatre
• Mattson/Barraco and Friends - Gypsy Sally's
• the New Romance (80s covers) - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• On the Bus and Elikeh - IOTA Club & Café
• Rascal Flatts, Scotty McCreery, and Ashley Monroe - Jiffy Lube Live
• Roberta Gambarini with the Cyrus Chestnut Trio - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Rye Baby - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Time Columns, You Bred Raptors, and Rare Candy - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Tom Chapin - Jammin' Java (Family show - 11 AM)


Sunday, 14 June 2015 [link to this day]

• Aerial Ruin, Stone Breath, At the Graves, Elagabalus, and Take to the Woods - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• AfroHORN Sam Newsome (soprano saxophone), Alex Harding (baritone saxophone, bass clarinet), Aruán Ortiz (piano), Rashaan Carter (bass), Roman Diaz (perc, vocals) - Bohemian Caverns [2001 11th Street, WDC]
• the Bacon Brothers - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 5 PM & 8 PM)
• Classic Albums Live presents The Beatles - Abbey Road - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• the Cookers featuring George Cables, Billy Harper, Donald Harrison, Billy Hart, Eddie Henderson, Cecil McBee, and David Weiss - 6th & I
• Courtney Barnett, Chastity Belt, and Darren Hanlon - 9:30 Club
• Heartless Bastards and Craig Finn - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Paal Nilssen - Love Large Unit - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore) (Presented by Creative Differences)
• the Real McKenzies and the Boids - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Roberta Gambarini with the Cyrus Chestnut Trio - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Self Defense Family, Hollow Sunshine, Chomp (ex-Cloud Nothings), Whenskiesaregray, and Birthright - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Stanton Moore Trio, Charlie Hunter Trio, and Bobby Previte & Curtis Fowlkes - the Hamilton
• Stephane Wrenbel's Django-a-go-go - Birchmere
• Steve Poltz and Joe Firstman - Jammin' Java
• Trails & Ways - DC9


Monday, 15 June 2015 [link to this day]

• Bachelor Boys - IOTA Club & Café
• Drenge and Made Violent - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Elizabeth Cook - Birchmere
• Iceage and Low Life - DC9
• Josh Rouse and Walter Martin - 9:30 Club
• Mother Mother (Very Good Bad Thing Tour 2015) - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Neko Case - Lincoln Theatre
• Ruben Studdard presents: "The Luther Vandross Songbook" - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Snarky Puppy - the Hamilton
• Unknown Mortal Orchestra - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)


Tuesday, 16 June 2015 [link to this day]

• Best Coast and Bully - 9:30 Club
• Black Milk and Mahd - DC9
Black Milk and Mahd - Rock & Roll Hotel MOVED TO DC9
• David Gray and Amos Lee - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Dax Riggs - 8x10 [10 East Cross St, Baltimore, MD 21230]
• the Dillinger Escape Plan, Mutoid Man, and Primitive Weapons - Rock & Roll Hotel
• the Helio Sequence - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Midnight North and Quimby Mountain Band - Gypsy Sally's
• Ms. Yendy & the Affiliated Project - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Out of Your Head - Improvised and Experimental Music Collective - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Shamir - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Snarky Puppy - the Hamilton
• Terence Blanchard - Blues Alley (Two shows)


Wednesday, 17 June 2015 [link to this day]

• 6 String Drag and Jumpin' Jupiter - Gypsy Sally's
• Fred & Toody (of Dead Moon) - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Juicy J - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Jungle - 9:30 Club
• Justin Furstenfeld and Ashleigh Stone - the Hamilton
• Rochelle Rice (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Steve Miller Band - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Terence Blanchard - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Third Eye Blind and Dashboard Confessional - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Vertical Horizon - Howard Theatre


Thursday, 18 June 2015 [link to this day]

• Anders Osborne - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• AWOLNATION, Family of the Year, and Sickabod Sane - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Gabe Dixon and Ernie Halter - Jammin' Java
• Give, Angel Du$t, Pure Disgust, Scalped, Misled Youth, and Public Suicide - the Dougout [1498 Douglas St NE, WDC]
• JJ Rupp - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Lena Seikaly - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Lindsey Stirling (The Music Box Tour) - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Mark O'Connor - American Classics - Birchmere
• Neldoreth, Vesterian, the Noctambulant, and Vermord - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Quintron & Miss Pussycat, Sick Thoughts, and DJ El Suprimo - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Soul Asylum and Meat Puppets - 9:30 Club
• Superheaven, Diamond Youth, and Rozwell Kid - DC9
• Terence Blanchard - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Toadies, VLMA, and Shark Week - Baltimore SoundStage
• Viet Cong and Girl Band - Rock & Roll Hotel
• ZOSO (Led Zeppelin tribute) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Friday, 19 June 2015 [link to this day]

• Atlas Road Crew - Gypsy Sally's
Back to the Future with the National Symphony Orchestra (Emil de Cou, conductor) - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Chris Knight - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Deicide, Entombed AD, Hate Eternal, Black Crown Initiate, and Svart Crown - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Ginger Baker Jazz Confusion featuring Pee Wee Ellis, Alec Dankworth, & Abass Dodoo - Howard Theatre
• Graham Parker & the Rumour - Birchmere
• the Griswolds and Urban Cone - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Julie Murphy Wells: "Sophisticated Lady Show" - Jammin' Java
Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. - AMP NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Miami Horror - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• One Man Star Wars Trilogy - Baltimore SoundStage
• Sangus, Churchburn, Kreig, and RAVN - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Shonen Knife, CJ Ramone, and Beachmover - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Terence Blanchard - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Tycho - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• White Ford Bronco - 9:30 Club


Saturday, 20 June 2015 [link to this day]

• The 18th Street Singers 10th Anniversary Concert: Something Old, Something New - 6th & I
• Bowling For Soup (21 tour), the Dollyrots, and Ivory Tribes - Baltimore SoundStage
• Canker Blossom (album release) - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Carbon Leaf and Marie Miller - the Hamilton
• Celtic Woman (10th Anniversary World Tour) - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Deceased, Morbius, and Sacrificial Blood - Schizophrenia Hall / Leyla's Restaurant [5607 Sargent Road Hyattsville, MD]
• Hozier and the Antlers - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• Jimmy Buffett & the Coral Reefer Band - Jiffy Lube Live
• Kidz Bop Live - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. - AMP NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Leo Dan - Howard Theatre
• Local H and Aeges - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Long Reef - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Madeleine Peyroux - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Parthenon Huxley & Friends perform the hits of ELO & the Beatles - Jammin' Java
• Rodrigo y Gabriela, Madisen Ward, and the Mama Bear - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Shartel & Hume - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• T.J. Miller - Lincoln Theatre
• Terence Blanchard - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the War on Drugs - 9:30 Club - sold out


Sunday, 21 June 2015 [link to this day]

• Against Me!, frnkiero and the cellabration, and Annie Girl & the Flight - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Bay Tunes Guitars Spring Rock band School Performance - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Brubeck Brothers - AMP
• Huey Lewis & the News - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Jaga Jazzist - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• King Gizzard & the Lizzard Wizard - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Leena Conquest (vocals) Group - Bohemian Caverns [2001 11th Street, WDC]
• Lilac Daze, Shirt/Pants, Tomato Dodgers, and Two Inch Astronaut - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Madeleine Peyroux Trio - "Keep Me In Your Heart A While" - Birchmere
• T.J. Miller - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture - Emanual Ax Plays Brahms - National Symphony Orchestra (Andrew Litton, conductor) - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Terence Blanchard - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the War on Drugs - 9:30 Club
• the Weepies with Greg Tannen - State Theatre


Monday, 22 June 2015 [link to this day]

• Audra McDonald - National Symphony Orchestra (Andy Einhorn, conductor) - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Bette Midler - Verizon Center
• David Crosby - Birchmere
• John Fogerty: 1969 (performing the songs of Creedence Clearwater Revival) - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• the Weepies and Greg Tannen - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Tuesday, 23 June 2015 [link to this day]

• Huey Lewis & the News - Warner Theatre
• Jeremy Loops - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Wednesday, 24 June 2015 [link to this day]

• Erikka J - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• George Porter Jr. & His Runnin' Pardners and Beat Hotel - Gypsy Sally's
• Hubbard Street Dance Chicago - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Jody Watley - Howard Theatre
• Lee Roy Parnell - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Matthew Frantz - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Rubblebucket, Alberta Cross, and Cuddle Magic - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Station North Jazz Orchestra - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Tony MacAlpine, LoNero, and Hephystus - Jammin' Java
• Trevor Hall and Mike Love - Birchmere


Thursday, 25 June 2015 [link to this day]

• Aaron Lewis - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Blonde Redhead - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Carl Palmer's ELP Legacy - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Chatham County Line - AMP
• Drinkin' & Swingin' (a tribute to the Rat Pack) - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Gogol Bordello, Flogging Molly, and Mariachi El Bronx - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• HoneyHoney - the Hamilton
• Jessica Pratt and Ryley Walker - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Joyce Moreno - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Mason Jennings and Karen Jonas - Birchmere
• Mormon Tabernacle Choir - Strathmore (Music Center - 2 PM & 8 PM)
Motives, Roots Like Mountains, Under Paris, and As Earth Shatters - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC] CANCELLED
• the Mowgli's - Baltimore SoundStage
• No Joy - DC9
• Peter Frampton and Cheap Trick - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Romeo Santos - Patriot Center
• Taake, Young & In the Way, Wolvhammer, Bastard Sapling, and Cemetery Piss - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)


Friday, 26 June 2015 [link to this day]

• Bob Schneider - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the Damnwells - Howard Theatre
• Delusionaires and the Plurals - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Here's to the Night - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Joyce Moreno - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Luke Bryan, Randy Houser, and Dustin Lynch - Jiffy Lube Live
• Mark Sultan (of King Khan & BBQ Show), Snakes, and DJ Rob Fearless (Save Your Soul) - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Maysa - Birchmere
• the Prahms, the High Numbers, and Big Green Cherry - Velvet Lounge
Rock This Town: Bronze Radio Return, Melodime, Simplified, Radio Birds, Steve Everett, Benny Bassett - Jammin' Java - sold out
• the Shadowboxers and the Walking Sticks - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
The Maryland Doom Fest: The Skull (members of Trouble), Sixty Watt Shaman, Unorthodox, Weed Is Weed, Into the Void, Banned from Hell, Primer Grey - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]
• Voodoo Glow Skulls, Slow Children, Over Our Eyes, and Idleminds - Ottobar (Baltimore)


Saturday, 27 June 2015 [link to this day]

• Bob Schneider - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC] (Two shows - 7 PM & 10 PM)
• Dar Williams and Jill Sobule - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6 PM & 9 PM)
• Fall Out Boy, Wiz Khalifa, Hoodie Allen, and DJ Drama - Merriweather Post Pavilion (Boys of Zummer Tour)
• the Golden Road - Gypsy Sally's
• Goliath Rex, Hyraeth, Chronovore, Ytterbium, and Jupiter's Incense - Fat Tuesday's [10673 Braddock Road, Fairfax, VA]
• Joyce Moreno - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• King Sunny Ade & His African Beats - Howard Theatre
• Luke Bryan, Randy Houser, and Dustin Lynch - Jiffy Lube Live
• Mark Sultan BBQ, the Ar-Kaics, and Jacques Le Coque - Comet Ping Pong
• Mission of Burma and History Repeated - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Pieces of a Dream - Birchmere
• Robin & Linda Williams - AMP
Rock This Town: Bronze Radio Return, Melodime, Simplified, Radio Birds, Steve Everett, Benny Bassett - Jammin' Java - sold out
• Snakehips - 9:30 Club
• Sondre Lerche - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
The Maryland Doom Fest: Spirit Caravan, Apostle of Solitude, Outside Truth, Valkyrie, Project Armageddon, Foghound, Balam, Slaves BC, Season of Arrows - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]


Sunday, 28 June 2015 [link to this day]

• the Adolescents, the Weirdos, and History Repeated - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Amadou Kouyate - the Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital [921 Pennsylvania Ave SE, WDC]
• Brandy Clark - Birchmere
• Joyce Moreno - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Merle Allin & the Murder Junkies, Zane Campbell, and Sean K. Preston - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore) (3 PM show)
• the Rippingtons feat. Russ Freeman - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 5 PM & 8 PM)
Rock This Town: Bronze Radio Return, Melodime, Simplified, Radio Birds, Steve Everett, Benny Bassett - Jammin' Java - sold out
The Maryland Doom Fest: Iron Man, Foehammer, Lord, Mind's Eye, Pull, Nagato, Mind's Eye, Serpent Witch, Mangog, Daydreams with Nightmares (members of Revelation & Against Nature) - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]
• Torres - DC9
• Train, the Fray, and Matt Nathanson - Jiffy Lube Live
• Turquoise Jeep - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)


Monday, 29 June 2015 [link to this day]

• the Rippingtons featuring Russ Freeman - Birchmere


Tuesday, 30 June 2015 [link to this day]

• Andaiye - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Crowbar, Battlecross, and Lord Dying - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]
• Faycez U Know - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• John Fogerty - 1969 - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Los Lonely Boys - Birchmere
• Royal Thunder, Wild Throne, and Queen Wolf - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• San Cisco and the Prettiots - Black Cat (Mainstage)


Wednesday, 1 July 2015 [link to this day]

• America - Birchmere
• Darkest Hour: 20th Anniversary Tour, performing Undoing Ruin in its entirety; with Dead To Fall - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Jen & Scott Smith (Naked Blue), Phil Madeira, and David Mansfield - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (In the Round show)
• Redhead Express and Cabin Creek - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]


Thursday, 2 July 2015 [link to this day]

• the Band Perry - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Butch Hancock (of the Flatlanders), Rory Hancock, and Phil Madeira - Jammin' Java
• Def Leppard, Styx, and Tesla - Jiffy Lube Live
• Eric Felten Jazz Orchestra: the Big Band Sound of WWII - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Freshlyground - Howard Theatre
• the Melvins and Le Butcherettes - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Milkweed - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Red Molly - the Hamilton


Friday, 3 July 2015 [link to this day]

• Bilal - Birchmere
• Eric Felten Jazz Orchestra: the Big Band Sound of WWII - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Free Range Improv Comedy - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• MOVE featuring Derek & Julianne Hough - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• the Project (Do or Die album release show) and the Duskwhales - Jammin' Java
• Yo Mama's Big Fat Booty Band and the Funk Ark - the Hamilton


Saturday, 4 July 2015 [link to this day]

• Foo Fighters, Buddy Guy, Gary Clark Jr, Heart, Joan Jett, LL Cool J feat. DJ Z-Trip, Trouble Funk, Trombone Shorty - RFK Stadium Festival Grounds [2400 E. Capital Street, WDC] (10 AM Doors)


Sunday, 5 July 2015 [link to this day]

• Kris Delmhorst - Jammin' Java
• Kuschty Rye Ergot, hoThead, and the Red Fetish - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC] (4 PM Matinee Show)
• Say Anything, Modern Baseball, Cymbals Eat Guitars, and Hard Girls - Baltimore SoundStage


Monday, 6 July 2015 [link to this day]

• Imagine Dragons, Metric, and Halsey - Verizon Center
• Robbie Schaefer: the Elephant Sessions - Jammin' Java


Tuesday, 7 July 2015 [link to this day]

• Marianas Trench - the Legend Continues - Baltimore SoundStage
• Mudhoney - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Out of Your Head - Improvised and Experimental Music Collective - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)


Wednesday, 8 July 2015 [link to this day]

• Idina Menzel - France-Merrick Performing Arts Center / Hippodrome [12 N Eutaw St, Baltimore, MD]
• Kid Rock and Foreigner - Jiffy Lube Live
• Mates of State - Rock & Roll Hotel
• the Rezillos - Black Cat (Backstage)


Thursday, 9 July 2015 [link to this day]

• Frank Sinatra Jr. - Sinatra Sings Sinatra, the Centennial Celebration - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Goapele - Howard Theatre
• Goatwhore, Black Breath, Ringworm, and Theories - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Jean Carne - "The 40 Year Tour" - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Tank - Birchmere
• Thunder From Down Under - Baltimore SoundStage


Friday, 10 July 2015 [link to this day]

• 7 Bridges (Eagles tribute) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Dierks Bentley, Kip Moore, Maddie & Tae, and Canaan Smith - Jiffy Lube Live
• Janeane Garofalo - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Jason D. Williams and Dale Watson & the Lonestars - Birchmere
• Jean Carne - "The 40 Year Tour" - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the New Pornographers and Thao & the Get Down Stay Down - 9:30 Club
• Solstice, Ancestor, and Koroidia - Schizophrenia Hall / Leyla's Restaurant [5607 Sargent Road Hyattsville, MD]
• Thunder From Down Under - Baltimore SoundStage


Saturday, 11 July 2015 [link to this day]

• 9th Annual Mike Seeger Commemorative Old Time Banjo Festival: Cathy Fink, Marcy Marxer, Jayme Stone, David Reed, Adam Hurt, Greg Adams - Birchmere
• Beethoven's Symphony No. 5 - Sarah Chang Plays Bruch - National Symphony Orchestra (Shi-Yeon Sung, conductor) - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Bloody Diamonds, Black Dog Prowl, and Cherry Tree - Velvet Lounge
• Death Grips - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Jean Carne - "The 40 Year Tour" - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Los Autenticos Decadentes - Howard Theatre
• Mint Condition - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Resilience, Burn the Empire, Visceral Violation, and Bound by the Grave - Guido's Speakeasy [543 N Market St, Frederick, MD]
• the Return: the Ultimate Beatles Experience - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Sunday, 12 July 2015 [link to this day]

• Jean Carne - "The 40 Year Tour" - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Leon Russell - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Soak. - DC9
• Southside Johnny & the Asbury Dukes - Birchmere


Monday, 13 July 2015 [link to this day]

• Taylor Swift, Haim, Vance Joy, and Shawn Mendes - Nationals Park [1500 South Capitol St SE, WDC]


Tuesday, 14 July 2015 [link to this day]

• Bajafondo - 9:30 Club
• National Ballet of China - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Taylor Swift, Haim, Vance Joy, and Shawn Mendes - Nationals Park [1500 South Capitol St SE, WDC]
• Teen Mom, Lubec, Havania Whaal, and Swings - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]


Wednesday, 15 July 2015 [link to this day]

• Natural Wonder (Stevie Wonder tribute) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Punch Brothers and Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Soul Asylum & Meat Puppets - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Thursday, 16 July 2015 [link to this day]

• the Bacon Brothers - Birchmere
• the Effects and Wing Dam - Paper Haus [4912 3rd St NW, WDC]
• Eilen Jewell and Dietrich Strause - the Hamilton
• Marcus Johnson - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Mewithoutyou - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Slightly Stoopid, Dirty Heads, and the Expendables - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)


Friday, 17 July 2015 [link to this day]

• the Bacon Brothers - Birchmere
• Courtlyn Carr - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Deanna Bogart Band - Jammin' Java
• Fight Amp, Assuck cover band, and Gatecreeper - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Jake Miller, Jasmine V, and Alex Angelo - 9:30 Club
• Marcus Johnson - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• New Riders of the Purple Sage - Gypsy Sally's


Saturday, 18 July 2015 [link to this day]

• the Bacon Brothers - Birchmere
• Better Off Dead - Gypsy Sally's
• Blues Alley's 50th Anniversary - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Devon Allman Band - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Dropkick Murphys - Power Plant Live [34 Market Place, Baltimore, MD]
• emmet swimming - the Hamilton
• Idina Menzel - Jiffy Lube Live
• Marcus Johnson - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Nighthawks (Back Porch Party release show) - Jammin' Java
Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions with the National Symphony Orchestra (Susie Benchasil Seiter, conductor) - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Salt-N-Pepa - Howard Theatre
• Trashkanistan, the Putz, the Firecrackers, and Braceface - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
Vans Warped Tour: Asking Alexandria, August Burns Red, Black Veil Brides, Blessthefall, Never Shout Never, The Wonder Years, Attila, Family Force 5, Man Overboard, Memphis May Fire, Miss May I, Pierce the Veil, We Came As Romans, '68, Beartooth, Being As An Ocean, Crossfaith, Escape The Fate, Fit For A King, Hundredth, I Killed the Prom Queen, Mallory Knox, Our Last NIght, Senses Fail, Silverstein, The Amity Affliction, While She Sleeps, Icon For Hire, Mod Sun, Moose Blood, Neck Deep, New Years Day, PUP, PVRIS, Riff Raff, Set it Off, This Wild Life, Transit, As It Is, Beautiful Bodies, Citizen, Handguns, Hands Like Houses, NIGHT RIOTS, Juliet Simms, Lee Corey Oswald, Metro Station, Bebe Rexha, Black Boots, ChrisB, Drama Club, HO99O9, Koo Koo Kanga Roo, Kosha Dillz, Le Castle Vania, M4Sonic, MC Lars, New Beat Fund, SPLITBREED, boymeetsworld, Rivers Monroe, Seaway, Sirens And Sailors, The Dirty Nil, The Karma Killers, Youth In Revolt, Alvarez Kings, Baby Baby, Born Cages, Candy Hearts, Carousel Kings, Corrin Campbell & The Election, Have Mercy, Jule Vera, Kaya, Knuckle Puck, Major League, Palisades Slaves, The Kenneths, Trophy Eyes, Aaron West and the Roaring Twenties, American Opera, Brian Marquis, Buttons, Grey Gordon, Koji, Meghann Wright, Onward, ETC, SayWeCanFly - Merriweather Post Pavilion (11 AM Doors)


Sunday, 19 July 2015 [link to this day]

• Ambrosia - Birchmere
• Dinosaur Jr. - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Frank McComb featuring BET's "Sunday Best" Season One winner Crystil Aikin & special guest Aziza Miller - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Marcus Johnson - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Marshall Tucker Band - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (All-Ages 1 PM Matinee)
• Umphrey's McGee and Lettuce - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)


Monday, 20 July 2015 [link to this day]

• Ambrosia - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Eagles: History of the Eagles - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena)
• Neon Trees - 9:30 Club


Tuesday, 21 July 2015 [link to this day]

• the Answer - DC9
• Out of Your Head - Improvised and Experimental Music Collective - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Shania Twain - Verizon Center
• Sonny & the Sunsets - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Steeleye Span featuring Maddy Prior - Birchmere


Wednesday, 22 July 2015 [link to this day]

• Arrival From Sweden (ABBA tribute) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Brandi Carlile and First Aid Kit - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• JD McPherson - Baltimore SoundStage
• Liturgy - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Nicki Minaj, Meek Mill, Rae Sremmurd, Tinashe, and Dej Loaf - Jiffy Lube Live


Thursday, 23 July 2015 [link to this day]

• Biohazard - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]
• Peter White & Richard Elliott - Birchmere
Wait Wait . . . Don't Tell Me! - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)


Friday, 24 July 2015 [link to this day]

• Brass-A-Holics - the Hamilton
• Jubilee Riots - Jammin' Java
• Nick Andrew Staver - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival: Slayer, King Diamond, Hellyeah, the Devil Wears Prada, White Chapel, Thy Art is Murder, Jungle Rot, Sister Sin, Sworn In, Shattered Sun, Feed Her to the Sharks, Code Orange, Kissing Candice - Jiffy Lube Live
• Sam Smith - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• Verdi's Aida in concert - Wolf Trap Opera Alumni with the National Symphony Orchestra and the Washington Chorus - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)


Saturday, 25 July 2015 [link to this day]

• Angie stone - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Ariana Grande (the Honeymoon Tour) - Verizon Center
• Billy Joel - M&T Bank Stadium [1101 Russell Street, Baltimore, MD]
• Diana Krall with the Wolf Trap Orchestra - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Kult ov Azazel, Hubris, Cladonia Rangiferina, Dumal, Torrid Husk, Sloth Herder, Xeukatre, Permafrost, WolfCloak, Raven Mocker, and Vermord - the Circuit [104 Back River Neck Rd, Essex, MD] (Metallomusikum's Grimscape 2015)


Sunday, 26 July 2015 [link to this day]

• Barghest - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Hillsong United, Kari Jobe, Jesus Culture, Crowder, Bethel Music, Passion, Lauren Daigle, Trip Lee, DJ Promote, and DJ Biz - Jiffy Lube Live (Outcry Tour 2015)
• Memory Tapes and Computer Magic - DC9
• My Morning Jacket and Jason Isbell - Merriweather Post Pavilion


Monday, 27 July 2015 [link to this day]

• George Ezra - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Milky Chance and X Ambassadors - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC]


Tuesday, 28 July 2015 [link to this day]

• Andy McKee, Antoine Dufour, and Stephen Bennett - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Interpol - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC]


Wednesday, 29 July 2015 [link to this day]

• Brandon Flowers - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC]
• Rise Against, Killswitch Engage, and letlive. - Fillmore Silver Spring


Thursday, 30 July 2015 [link to this day]

• Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Damon Fowler & Jason Ricci - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Friday, 31 July 2015 [link to this day]

• Bombino - the Hamilton
Bone Thugs-n-Harmony (performing E. 1999 Eternal in its entirety) - Baltimore SoundStage Postponed to 8/2/15
• Howie Day (CD Release show) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• KMFDM, Chant, and Seven Factor - State Theatre
• Laura Marling - 9:30 Club
• Laura Marling - 9:30 Club
• Phil Perry - Birchmere
• Rufus Wainwright with the National Symphony Orchestra (Emil de Cou, conductor) - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)


Saturday, 1 August 2015 [link to this day]

• Emily Skinner - AMP
• Feed God Cabbage, Pitches Be Crazy, the Project, and Sub-Radio Standard - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives - Birchmere
Star Trek with the Natioanl Symphony Orchestra (Emil de Cou, conductor) - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Tedeschi Trucks Band, Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, and Doyle Bramhall II - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
the Rodgers Family - a Century of Musicals - Wolf Trap (Filene Center - 3 PM)
• Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)


Sunday, 2 August 2015 [link to this day]

• Amy Black & Sarah Borges: A Muscle Shoals Music Revue - Gypsy Sally's
• Bone Thugs-n-Harmony (performing E. 1999 Eternal in its entirety) - Baltimore SoundStage (Rescheduled from 7/31/15)
• David Sedaris - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Deep Decay, Ars Phoenix, and the Holy Circle - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC] (4 PM Matinee Show)
• Faith No More and Refused - Merriweather Post Pavilion
the Rodgers Family - a Century of Musicals - Wolf Trap (Filene Center - 3 PM)
• Walter Trout - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Monday, 3 August 2015 [link to this day]

• Gin Blossoms - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6 PM & 9 PM)
• Robbie Schaefer: the Elephant Sessions - Jammin' Java


Wednesday, 5 August 2015 [link to this day]

• Dan Navarro - Jammin' Java
• Steely Dan and Elvis Costello & the Imposters - Jiffy Lube Live


Thursday, 6 August 2015 [link to this day]

• Delta Spirit & Friends - 6th & I
• Kevin Hart - Verizon Center
• the Piano Guys - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Sarah Borges & Amy Black: a Muscle Shoals Revue - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Friday, 7 August 2015 [link to this day]

• BandHouse Gigs Tribute to Jimi Hendrix - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Chayanne - Patriot Center
• Kevin Hart - Verizon Center
• Kim Waters - Birchmere
• Los Van Van - Howard Theatre
Madama Butterfly - Wolf Trap Opera with the National Symphony Orchestra and Choral Arts - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Yuck - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)


Saturday, 8 August 2015 [link to this day]

2015 Summer Spirit Festival: Erykah Badu, Anthony Hamilton, Floetry, Estelle, Junkyard Band, Avery*Sunshine, Phony PPL, plus special guests - Merriweather Post Pavilion (2 PM doors)
• Alive '75 (Kiss tribute) and kRUSH (Rush tribute) - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• the Lettermen - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• One Direction - M&T Bank Stadium [1101 Russell Street, Baltimore, MD]
• Sublime with Rome, Rebelution, Pepper, and Mickey Avalon - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
the Music of John Williams - National Symphony Orchestra (Emil de Cou, conductor) - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Toby Keith and friends - Jiffy Lube Live


Sunday, 9 August 2015 [link to this day]

• J.Cole, Big Sean, YG & Jeremiah, Bas, and Cozz & Omen - Jiffy Lube Live (Forest Hills Drive Tour)
• Philip Selway - Rock & Roll Hotel


Monday, 10 August 2015 [link to this day]

• the Aristocrats featuring Guthrie Govan, Bryan Beller, Marco Minnemann; plus Travis Larson Band - Jammin' Java


Tuesday, 11 August 2015 [link to this day]

• Gravehill, Goulgotha, and Horrendous - Schizophrenia Hall / Leyla's Restaurant [5607 Sargent Road Hyattsville, MD]
• Jim Gaffigan - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• NeedToBreathe, Switchfoot, Drew Holcomb & the Neighbors, and Colony House - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Slipknot, Lamb of God, Bullet for My Valentine, and Motionless in White - Jiffy Lube Live


Wednesday, 12 August 2015 [link to this day]

• Jim Gaffigan: Contagious - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Yes & Toto - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)


Thursday, 13 August 2015 [link to this day]

• Basement - 9:30 Club


Friday, 14 August 2015 [link to this day]

• Chicago and Earth Wind & Fire - Jiffy Lube Live
• Col. Bruce Hampton & the Aquarium Rescue Unit feat. Jimmy Herring, Oteil Burbridge, Jeff Sipe, & Matt Slocum - Howard Theatre
• Dry Branch Fire Squad and Lou Reid & Carolina - Birchmere
• Lyle Lovett & His Large Band - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Rare Earth - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Zac Brown Band and the Avett Brothers - Nationals Park [1500 South Capitol St SE, WDC]


Saturday, 15 August 2015 [link to this day]

DC Fest 2015: Michael W. Smith, Drowder, Brandon Heath, Jamie Grace, Sidewalk Prophets, Josh Wilson, Humble Tip, Bob Lenz - Patriot Center (2 PM doors)
• Little Big Town (the Pain Killer Tour), David Nail, and Ashley Monroe - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Phish - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• Uke & Guitar Summit - Strathmore (Mansion)


Sunday, 16 August 2015 [link to this day]

• ABBA - the Concert (a tribute to ABBA) - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Dreadnought, Stone Breath, and Queen Wolf - TheDepot Baltimore [1728 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Phish - Merriweather Post Pavilion


Tuesday, 18 August 2015 [link to this day]

• Dick Dale: King of Surf Guitar - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Wednesday, 19 August 2015 [link to this day]

• Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Willie Nelson & Family and Old Crow Medicine Show - Merriweather Post Pavilion


Saturday, 22 August 2015 [link to this day]

• Anthony David & Zo! and Carmen Rodgers - Baltimore SoundStage
• Crack the Sky - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Darius Rucker, Brett Eldredge, Brothers Osborne, and A Thousand Horses - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• Hey Nineteen (Steely Dan tribute) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
Maryland Folk Fest: Aether Realm, Sekengard, Isenmor, Throne of Wilderness, Yonder Realm, Dogs & Day Drinkers, Heimdall - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)


Sunday, 23 August 2015 [link to this day]

• the Beach Boys - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Earl Sweatshirt, Vince Staples, and Remy Banks - Fillmore Silver Spring (Postponed from 4/23/15)


Tuesday, 25 August 2015 [link to this day]

• Earl Sweatshirt, Vince Staples, and Remy Banks - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore) (Postponed from 4/22/15)
• Nickelback and Lifehouse - Jiffy Lube Live
• Santana (the Corazón Tour) - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)


Wednesday, 26 August 2015 [link to this day]

• Larry Graham & Granham Central Station - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Mötley Crüe and Alice Cooper - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena)
• Santana - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore) (the Corazón Tour)


Thursday, 27 August 2015 [link to this day]

• Justin Hayward and Mike Dawes - Birchmere


Friday, 28 August 2015 [link to this day]

• Tim McGraw, Billy Currington, and Chase Bryant - Jiffy Lube Live


Saturday, 29 August 2015 [link to this day]

• Justin Hayward (of the Moody Blues) and Mike Dawes - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Koffin kats, OC45, Dead End Lane, and Walk the Plank - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club (Adios Tour) and the Pedrito Martinez Group - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
• Van Halen and Kenny Wayne Shepherd - Jiffy Lube Live


Sunday, 30 August 2015 [link to this day]

• Larry Graham & Graham Central Station - Birchmere


Thursday, 3 September 2015 [link to this day]

• Euge Groove - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Friday, 4 September 2015 [link to this day]

• Euge Groove - Birchmere


Saturday, 5 September 2015 [link to this day]

• Evergrey, Voyager, Borealis, and Oceans of Slumber - Baltimore SoundStage
• Negura Bunget, Grimegod, Dynfari, Snakefeast, Storm of Damnation, and Coastal Plain - the Circuit [104 Back River Neck Rd, Essex, MD]


Sunday, 6 September 2015 [link to this day]

• 5 Seconds of Summer - Jiffy Lube Live


Tuesday, 8 September 2015 [link to this day]

• Twenty One Pilots and Echosmith - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC]


Thursday, 10 September 2015 [link to this day]

• REO Speedwagon - Warner Theatre (Rescheduled from 4/12/15)


Friday, 11 September 2015 [link to this day]

• Dr. Ralph Stanley & Friends featuring the Clinch Mountain Boys - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Jackson Browne - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)


Saturday, 12 September 2015 [link to this day]

• DNA After Dark Hip Hop - Choreographers Showcase - Howard Theatre (Late show - 11 PM)
• Jason Aldean, Cole Swindell, and tyler Farr - Jiffy Lube Live
• Kelly Clarkson, Pentatonix, and Eric Hutchinson - Wolf Trap (Filene Center) - sold out
• Madonna (Rebel Heart Tour) - Verizon Center
• the Manhattans featuring Gerald Alston - Birchmere


Sunday, 13 September 2015 [link to this day]

• Death Cab for Cutie and Explosions in the Sky - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• Kelly Clarkson, Pentatonix, and Eric Hutchinson - Wolf Trap (Filene Center)


Monday, 14 September 2015 [link to this day]

• Josh Groban - DAR Constitution Hall
• Reverend Horton Heat & the Adicts with special guests the Creepshow - Howard Theatre
• Robbie Schaefer: the Elephant Sessions - Jammin' Java


Wednesday, 16 September 2015 [link to this day]

• Stromae - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC]


Thursday, 17 September 2015 [link to this day]

• Dave Mason's Traffic Jam - Birchmere
• Peter &: Will Anderson Trio - Strathmore (Mansion)


Friday, 18 September 2015 [link to this day]

• Alabama Shakes and Drive-By Truckers - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• Zoso (Led Zepplin Tribute) - Baltimore SoundStage


Saturday, 19 September 2015 [link to this day]

• Chante Moore - Howard Theatre
• National Philharmonic: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story - Strathmore (Music Center)
the Shindig Festival - Carroll Park [1500 Washington Blvd, Baltimore, MD]


Sunday, 20 September 2015 [link to this day]

• Larry Gatlin & the Gatlin Brothers - Birchmere
• National Philharmonic: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story - Strathmore (Music Center)


Tuesday, 22 September 2015 [link to this day]

• Ed Sheeran - Verizon Center


Wednesday, 23 September 2015 [link to this day]

• Ed Sheeran - Verizon Center


Friday, 25 September 2015 [link to this day]

• Livingston Taylor - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Saturday, 26 September 2015 [link to this day]

• Brad Paisley, Justin Moore, and Mickey Guyton - Jiffy Lube Live
• Eric Roberson - Baltimore SoundStage


Sunday, 27 September 2015 [link to this day]

• Marc Antoine & Paul Brown - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Tuesday, 29 September 2015 [link to this day]

• Origin, Krisiun, and Aeon - Ottobar (Baltimore)


Wednesday, 30 September 2015 [link to this day]

• Chick Corea & Béla Fleck - Strathmore (Music Center)


Thursday, 1 October 2015 [link to this day]

Prong - Empire (formerly Jaxx) MOVED TO THE CANAL CLUB (Richmond)


Saturday, 3 October 2015 [link to this day]

• Hiroshima - Birchmere
• National Philharmonic: Wagner's Rienzi - a Concert Opera - Strathmore (Music Center)


Monday, 5 October 2015 [link to this day]

• Iggy Azalea and Nick Jonas - Verizon Center (Rescheduled from 5/12/15)
• Robbie Schaefer: the Elephant Sessions - Jammin' Java


Thursday, 8 October 2015 [link to this day]

• Sadie & the Hotheads (Elizabeth McGovern of Downton Abbey) - Lincoln Theatre (Rescheduled from 12/4/14)


Friday, 9 October 2015 [link to this day]

• Emily West - Birchmere (Rescheduled from 5/5/15)
• Ricky Martin - Patriot Center
• Witchtrap and Revenge (Columbia) - Schizophrenia Hall / Leyla's Restaurant [5607 Sargent Road Hyattsville, MD]


Saturday, 10 October 2015 [link to this day]

• Jackie Evancho - Strathmore (Music Center)
• the Whispers - Birchmere


Sunday, 11 October 2015 [link to this day]

• the Whispers - Birchmere


Wednesday, 14 October 2015 [link to this day]

• Sanctuary - Baltimore SoundStage


Thursday, 15 October 2015 [link to this day]

• the Moon & Seven Stars: Ronn McFarlane (lute) & Mindy Rosenfeld (flute) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Suzy Bogguss & Hal Ketchum - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Friday, 16 October 2015 [link to this day]

• Hal ketchum & Suzy Bogguss - Birchmere
• Symphony X and Overkill - Fillmore Silver Spring


Saturday, 17 October 2015 [link to this day]

• Keiko Matsui - Birchmere
• Phil Vassar - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6 PM & 9 PM)


Sunday, 18 October 2015 [link to this day]

• Herman's Hermits starring Peter Noone - Birchmere
• Mark Knopfler - Warner Theatre


Friday, 23 October 2015 [link to this day]

• Bell Biv DeVoe - Howard Theatre
• Compania Flamenca José Porcel: Flamenco Fire - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Julie Bullock (soprano) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Steve Lauri (of the Hollies) - Jammin' Java


Sunday, 25 October 2015 [link to this day]

• Krasnoyarsk National Dance Company of Serbia - Strathmore (Music Center - 4 PM)
• Tracy Grammer - Jammin' Java


Tuesday, 27 October 2015 [link to this day]

• UB40 featuring Ali Campbell, Astro, and Mickey Virtue - 9:30 Club


Saturday, 31 October 2015 [link to this day]

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


Sunday, 1 November 2015 [link to this day]

• Maurizio Pollini (piano) - Strathmore (Music Center)
• the Who (The Who Hits 50! Tour) - Verizon Center


Monday, 2 November 2015 [link to this day]

• Robbie Schaefer: the Elephant Sessions - Jammin' Java


Thursday, 5 November 2015 [link to this day]

• Ashu (classical saxophone) - Strathmore (Mansion)


Friday, 6 November 2015 [link to this day]

• Herman's Hermits starring Peter Noone - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6 PM & 9 PM)
• Oleta Adams - Birchmere


Saturday, 7 November 2015 [link to this day]

• Jim Jefferies - Lincoln Theatre
• Paul Anka - Strathmore (Music Center)


Wednesday, 18 November 2015 [link to this day]

• Kamelot and Dragonforce - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Three Dog Night - Birchmere


Thursday, 19 November 2015 [link to this day]

• Three Dog Night - Birchmere


Friday, 20 November 2015 [link to this day]

• Loose Ends feat. Jane Eugene - Howard Theatre


Saturday, 28 November 2015 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Tchaikovsky's Serenade - Strathmore (Music Center)


Sunday, 29 November 2015 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Tchaikovsky's Serenade - Strathmore (Music Center)


Thursday, 3 December 2015 [link to this day]

• Blood Sweat & Tears feat. Bo Bice - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6 PM & 9 PM)


Friday, 4 December 2015 [link to this day]

• Blood Sweat & Tears featuring Bo Bice - Birchmere


Monday, 7 December 2015 [link to this day]

• Robbie Schaefer: the Elephant Sessions - Jammin' Java


Saturday, 12 December 2015 [link to this day]

• Dar Williams - 6th & I


Sunday, 13 December 2015 [link to this day]

• Andrea Bocelli - Verizon Center
• Sweet Honey in the Rock: Celebrating the Holydays - Strathmore (Music Center - 4 PM)


Saturday, 19 December 2015 [link to this day]

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


Sunday, 20 December 2015 [link to this day]

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


Wednesday, 23 December 2015 [link to this day]

• a John Waters Christmas - Baltimore SoundStage


Sunday, 3 January 2016 [link to this day]

• Salute to Vienna New Year's Concert - Strathmore (Music Center)


Saturday, 9 January 2016 [link to this day]

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


Saturday, 16 January 2016 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Bach Violin Concerto No. 2 - Strathmore (Music Center)


Sunday, 17 January 2016 [link to this day]

• Atlantic String Quartet - Strathmore (Mansion - 4 PM)


Saturday, 23 January 2016 [link to this day]

2016 Janus Fest (2-Piece showcase) - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)


Saturday, 6 February 2016 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Mozart's Haffner Symphony - Strathmore (Music Center)


Thursday, 11 February 2016 [link to this day]

• Dénes Várjon (piano) - Strathmore (Mansion)


Sunday, 14 February 2016 [link to this day]

• Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour - Strathmore (Music Center - 4 PM)


Saturday, 20 February 2016 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Vivaldi's Gloria - Strathmore (Music Center)


Sunday, 21 February 2016 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Vivaldi's Gloria - Strathmore (Music Center)


Tuesday, 1 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Patty Griffin, Sara Watkins, & Anias Mitchell - Strathmore (Music Center)


Friday, 4 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Flenco Vivo: Poema de Andalucía - Strathmore (Music Center)


Thursday, 10 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Mischa Bouvier (baritone) - Strathmore (Mansion)


Friday, 18 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Academy of St. Martin in the Fields with Joshua Bell - Strathmore (Music Center)


Thursday, 24 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Ward-Kong Duo - Strathmore (Mansion)


Friday, 1 April 2016 [link to this day]

• Metropolitan Opera: Rising Stars Concert Series - Strathmore (Music Center)


Saturday, 2 April 2016 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Haydn's Lord Nelson Mass - Strathmore (Music Center)


Sunday, 3 April 2016 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Haydn's Lord Nelson Mass - Strathmore (Music Center)


Saturday, 4 June 2016 [link to this day]

• National Philharmonic: Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 6 - Strathmore (Music Center)