POP AND ROCK
5313 Georgia Ave. NW. 202/722-4800.
DJ. Wednesday, Friday, Saturday.
Birchmere Music Hall
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria. Shows 7:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted. 703/573-SEAT.
John Hiatt. Through Oct. 15.
Tower of Power. Oct. 16-17.
Ozomatli (late show). Oct. 16.
Rokia Traore. Oct. 18.
Joe Ely. Oct. 20.
Shawn Colvin. Oct. 21-22.
1811 14th St. NW. 8 p.m.-2 a.m. weekdays, 6 p.m.-3 a.m. weekends. 202/667-7960 (information); 202/432-SEAT (tickets).
Mission of Burma and Channels. Oct. 14.
Clinic and Sons and Daughters. Oct. 15.
The Reputation and Kathy Cashel. Oct. 17.
Aloha and Juez. Oct. 18.
Daniel Higgs and Entrance. Oct. 19.
Mothertongue 6th Anniversary Rent Party. Oct. 20.
Blue Moon Cafe
11753 Lee Highway, Sperryville, Va. Most shows at 8:30 p.m. 540/987-3162.
Open mike night every Friday.
515 S. Eden St., Fells Point, Baltimore. 410/563-7220.
Rotating musicians Fridays. Call for schedule. 5 p.m.
1624 U St. NW. 202/234-8400. Shows at 9:30 p.m.
Los del Barrio. Thursday.
Con Candela. Tuesday.
Patrick de Santos. Wednesday.
3988 University Drive, Fairfax. 703/352-1547.
DJ. 10 p.m. Wednesday.
Live music. 8 p.m. Friday and Sunday.
1214-B 18th St. NW. 202/331-7123.
Music Makes Magic. Saturday.
Sunday Mass. Sunday.
DNB Sessions. Wednesday.
2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. Shows 8:30 and 9 p.m. $8-$15. 703/522-8340.
Laura Viers. Oct. 14.
The Trachtenburg Slideshow Players. Oct. 15.
An evening with John Eddie. Oct. 16.
Richard Buckner with Damien Jurado. Oct. 17.
Heiruspecs. Oct. 18.
Morris with Gist. Oct. 19.
Open-mike night. Oct. 20.
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield. 703/569-5940.
Uncle Scam, About Silence, Navel and Finger of Hope. Oct. 15.
Suffocation and others. Oct. 16.
J.J. Muldoon’s Restaurant and Saloon
16143 Shady Grove Road, Gaithersburg. Shows 8 p.m. Wednesday, 9:30 p.m. Saturday, 8:30 p.m. Sunday unless otherwise noted. 301/258-8866.
231 Maple Ave., Vienna. All shows at 8 p.m. unless otherwise noted. $7-$16. 703/255-1566.
Stephen Kellogg and the Sixers. Oct. 15.
Teitur. Oct. 15.
Christine Kane. Oct. 16.
Sonia and Eric Himan. Oct. 17.
Mem Shannon. Oct. 19.
Steve Poltz. Oct. 20.
815 V St. NW. Shows 6-11 p.m. 202/393-0930.
Mindy Smith with Garrison Starr. Oct. 14.
North Mississippi Allstars. Oct. 15.
Chang Cheng-Yue and Free 9. Oct. 16.
The Faint with TV on the Radio. Oct. 17.
And You Will Know Us By The Trail of Dead. Oct. 18.
The Libertines. Oct. 19.
760-C Walker Road, Great Falls. 703/759-3309. Shows 8 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
Open-mike night every first and third Thursday. 9 p.m.
915 F St. NW. 202/393-3555.
College night. Thursday.
Beautiful Saturdays. Saturday.
Platinum Sundays. Sunday.
The Ram’s Head Tavern
33 West Street, Annapolis. Shows at 8 p.m. unless otherwise noted. 410/268-4545, www.ramsheadtavern.com.
Jesse Colin Young. Oct. 14.
Spyro Gyra. Oct. 15.
Ben Arnold. Oct. 16.
Love with Arthur Lee. Oct. 17.
Stan Ridgway. Oct. 19.
Willy Porter and Martin Barre. Oct. 20.
512 York Road, Towson, Md. 703/218-6500.
Badfish and Can’t Hang. Oct. 14.
Several Species. Oct. 15-16.
Gavin Degraw with Michael Tolcher. Oct. 17.
Ozomatli. Oct. 18.
And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead. Oct. 17.
Remington’s of Laurel
3340 Fort Meade Road, Laurel. 301/490-7000.
Karaoke every night
220 N. Washington St., Falls Church. Call for showtimes. $7-$20. 202/432-SEAT.
Dark Star Orchestra. Oct. 14-15.
The Zombies and Love. Oct. 16.
The Ordinary Way and First Ways. Oct. 19.
Rory Block and Melanie Mason. Oct. 20.
Whitlow’s on Wilson
2854 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703/276-9693. 10 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday.
Kenny Haddaway Band. Oct. 14.
Domestic Violins. Oct. 15.
Corvairs. Oct. 16.
Blakes Brother Jeff. Oct. 19.
915 U St. NW. 202/462-3213. Shows at 8 p.m. unless otherwise noted.
Black Hand. Oct. 14.
Ouija Radio and Grubspoon. Oct. 15.
Bio Ritmo. Oct. 16.
4531 Duke St., Alexandria. 703/823-2777.
Kadman. Oct. 14.
Stop Thieves and Bernard and Bertaud. Oct. 15.
Basin Street Lounge
219 King St., Alexandria. Shows start at 8:30 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday. $5 cover charge Friday and Saturday. 703/549-1141.
Rotating musical acts with focus on jazz artists.
4021 S. 28th St., Arlington. 6:30-9:30 p.m. 703/379-0300.
Live Jazz & Dance Band with LaMont Mitchell & Friends. Wednesday.
Wisconsin Avenue south of M Street NW. Shows at 8 p.m., 10 p.m. and midnight Friday and Saturday. Preferred seating with 6 p.m. dinner show. ($9 minimum purchase and $2.25 surcharge for all shows.) 202/337-4141.
Tuck and Patti. Oct. 14-17.
John Dearth Group. Oct. 19.
Larry Brown Group. Oct. 20.
2001 11th St. NW. 202/299-0800.
Live jazz and dinner special. 6 p.m. Thursday; 3 p.m. Sunday.
Ice House Cafe
760 Elden St., Herndon. Shows 8 p.m.-midnight.
Open mike. Wednesday.
Matsutake Steak & Sushi
4121 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703/351-8787.
Live Jazz & Dance Band with LaMont Mitchell & Friends. Friday.
Pier 7 Restaurant
Channel Inn Hotel, 650 Water St. SW. 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Thursday; 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Friday and Saturday; 7:30-11:30 p.m. Sunday. 202/554-2500.
Rotating blues and jazz acts.
105 King St., Alexandria. Shows at 8 p.m. 703/836-5676.
Live music Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
The Round Table
4859 Wisconsin Ave. NW. 9:30 p.m. Sunday-Thursday; 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday. 202/362-1250.
Butch Grant. Sunday and Monday.
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW. 8:30 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday-Sunday; 10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. 202/296-7008.
Robert Schimmel. Oct. 14-17.
Open Mike Night. Oct. 19.
Mike Birbiglia. Oct. 21-24.
JAZZ, PIANO, CABARET
Garden Terrace Lounge
Four Seasons Hotel, 2800 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. 202/342-0444.
Live jazz. 3-6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Tuesday-Friday, 3-7 p.m. and 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturday, 3-6:30 p.m. Sunday.
Morrison House, 116 S. Alfred St., Alexandria. 703/838-8000.
Pianist-vocalist Pat Rohrer. 8 p.m.-midnight. Thursday-Saturday.
132 Branch Road SE, Vienna. 703/281-0070.
Pianist Reinhard Liebig. 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Monday.
Lobby Lounge, Tysons Corner
Ritz-Carlton Tysons Corner, 1700 Tysons Blvd., McLean. 703/506-4300.
Rotating pianists 2-11 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 2-11:30 p.m. Friday, noon-11:30 p.m. Saturday, noon-10 p.m. Sunday.
200 E St. SW. 202/554-2100.
Piano music 6-10 p.m. weekdays. Jazz brunch 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday.
Hilton McLean at Tysons Corner, 7920 Jones Branch Drive, McLean. 703/761-5159.
Pianist Michael Terence. 7:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Tuesday-Saturday.
Town and Country Lounge
Renaissance Mayflower Hotel, 1127 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202/347-3000.
Pianist Dan Ruskin. 5:30-8 p.m. Monday-Friday.
Rotating pianist. 8 p.m.-midnight Friday, Saturday.