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.
Last Train Home & Grace Potter and the Nocturnals. July 29.
The Country Gentlemen and The Gibson Brothers. July 30.
Hot Tuna. Aug. 1.
The Rippingtons. Aug. 2.
Liz Phair and Cary Brothers. Aug. 4-5.
1811 14th St. NW. 8 p.m.-2 a.m. weekdays, 6 p.m.-3 a.m. weekends. 202/667-7960 (information); 202/397-SEAT (tickets).
Assrockers and Crashlander. July 28.
The Shakedowns and The Safes. July 29.
Shortstack, Owls & Crows and The Monorail. July 30.
Ostinato and The Willowz. July 31.
Grubspoon and Suffrajett. Aug. 1.
Skeleton Key and Alcian Blue. Aug. 2.
Younglao. Aug. 3.
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.
Latin Flava. Thursday.
Breathe and Pearl. Friday.
2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. Shows 8:30 and 9 p.m. $8-$15. 703/522-8340.
Asylum Street Spankers. July 28.
The Brindley Brothers with David Berkeley. July 29.
Scott Miller and the Commonwealth. July 30.
Kat Parsons. July 31.
Thea Gilmore and Adrianne. Aug. 2.
Open-mike night. Aug. 3.
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.
DJ Williams Projekt and Mars Arizona. July 28.
Speechwriters LLC, Jeff from Down Dexter and Eric Hutchinson. July 29.
Paul and Storm. July 30.
The Bomb Squad, Ryan Montbleau and The Brakes. July 31.
Open-mike night. Aug. 1.
Chris Scruggs. Aug. 2.
The Alternate Routes, Shane Hines and Abdel Wright. Aug. 3.
815 V St. NW. Shows 6-11 p.m. 202/393-0930.
Thievery Corporation Live. July 28-30.
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 Rams Head Tavern
33 West St., Annapolis. Shows at 8 p.m. unless otherwise noted. 410/268-4545, www.ramsheadtavern.com.
Patti Austin. July 28.
Chad and Jeremy. July 29.
Deanna Bogart. July 30.
Hot Tuna. July 31.
Erin McKeown. Aug. 1.
The Rippingtons with Russ Freeman. Aug. 3.
512 York Road, Towson, Md. Doors open at 7 p.m. 703/218-6500.
The Clarks. July 28.
Vans Warped Tour Battle of the Bands. July 30.
Lamb of God with Darkest Hour and Unearth. Aug. 3.
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. 202/397-SEAT.
Niki Barr. July 28.
Gonzo’s Nose. July 29.
Whitlow’s on Wilson
2854 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703/276-9693. 10 p.m. Monday-Saturday.
Fools & Horses. July 28.
Soldiers of Jah Army. July 29.
Domestic Violins. July 30.
915 U St. NW. 202/462-3213.
Specific Heats, Spudnick and Circle Gets the Square. Aug. 1.
4531 Duke St., Alexandria. 703/823-2777.
Jeremy Williams and Paul Lewis. July 28.
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 and dance band with LaMont Mitchell and Friends. Wednesday.
Wisconsin Avenue, south of M Street NW. Shows at 8 and 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.
Arturo Sandoval. July 28-31.
James Bazen Big Band. Aug. 1.
Lou Natalie Project. Aug. 2.
Visions of Jazz. Aug. 3.
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 and dance band with LaMont Mitchell & Friends. Friday. 7 p.m.
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.
Flip Orley. Through July 31.
Robert Klein. Aug. 2-3.
4531 Duke St., Alexandria. 8:30 and 10:30 p.m. 703/823-2777.
Comedy Zone featuring national comedians. July 29-30.
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 pianists. 8 p.m.-midnight Friday, Saturday.