- The Washington Times - Thursday, February 14, 2008

JAZZ/BLUES

Blues Alley

1073 Wisconsin Ave. 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, www.bluesalley.com

Jerry “The Iceman” Butler, R&B; vocals. 8 and 10 p.m. Feb. 14-17. $40.

The JD Show with Phaze II, vocals/R&B;/smooth jazz. 8 and 10 p.m. Feb. 18. $18.

Al Williams, sax/smooth jazz. 8 and 10 p.m. Feb. 19. $18.

Jon Regen, piano/vocals. 8 and 10 p.m. Feb. 20. $20.

Mary Wilson “Up Close,” R&B; vocals. 8 and 10 p.m. Feb. 21-24. $43.

The Wright Touch, sax/vocals with David Wright. 8 and 10 p.m. Feb. 25. $18.

Jen Krupa-Leigh Pilzer Group, trombone/sax. 8 and 10 p.m. Feb. 26. $18.

Maya Azucena, soul vocals. 8 and 10 p.m. Feb. 27. $18.

Andre Ward, sax/smooth jazz. 8 and 10 p.m. Feb. 28. $25.

Roy Ayers, vibraphone/vocals. 8 and 10 p.m. Feb. 29-March 2. $35.

Bohemian Caverns

2001 11th St. NW. 202/299-0800, www.bohemiancaverns.com

Thad Wilson Jazz Orchestra. Every Monday.

Let Your Soul Flow. Open mike. Every Wednesday.

HR-57

1610 14th St. NW. Jam session 8 p.m.-midnight Wednesday, Thursday; concert 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday, Saturday. $12. 202/667-3700, www.hr57.org

Archie Edwards Blues Jam. 1-6 p.m. every Saturday. Free.

Antonio Parker Quartet. Feb. 15, 22, 29.

Rhythminic Accents. Feb. 16.

Eric Lewis on piano. Feb. 22, 23. $15.

Smithsonian Jazz Cafe

National Museum of Natural History, 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW. 6:30-10 p.m. Friday. Admission and concert tickets $12 at the door. Advance tickets recommended through the Smithsonian Resident Associates at 202/633-8801 or residentassociates.org. Metro: Federal Triangle. 202/633-1000, www.mnh.si.edu/jazz

Frederic Yonnet. Feb. 15.

Latin Jazz Night. Feb. 22.

An Evening with Frank Vignola. Feb. 29.

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Take Five in the Kogod Courtyard, Eighth and F streets NW. Performances 5 p.m. every third Thursday of the month. Free; food and beverages for purchase. 202/633-7970, americanart.si.edu/reynolds_center/calendar.cfm

The Potomac Jazz Project. Swing, bebop, and cool sounds of the 1940s and 1950s, hard bop and soul jazz from the 1960s, and modern fusion. Feb. 21.

JAZZ, PIANO, CABARET

Garden Terrace Lounge

Four Seasons Hotel, 2800 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. 202/342-0444.

Piano music. 2-6 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday.

Jazz performance. 8 p.m.-midnight. Saturday.

Le Canard

132 Branch Road SE, Vienna. 703/281-0070.

Pianist Peter Robinson. 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Thursday-Saturday.

Market Inn

200 E St. SW. 202/554-2100.

Piano music 6-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday. Live jazz 6-10 p.m. Friday-Sunday. Jazz brunch 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday.

Opus 88

Hilton McLean at Tysons Corner, 7920 Jones Branch Drive, McLean. 6-10 p.m. Thursday, Friday; 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturday. 703/761-5159, www.dafland.com

The Way. Feb. 14.

Common Ground. Feb. 15.

Vocalist Shang CD Release Party. Feb. 16.

The Russell Lyles Unit. Feb. 21.

The Meritxell Project. Feb. 22.

The Sharon Thomas Experience. Feb. 23.

WPG featuring Gary Grainger. Feb. 28.

Double Digit. Feb. 29.

Town and Country Lounge

Renaissance Mayflower Hotel, 1127 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202/347-3000.

Pianist Dan Ruskin. 5:30 p.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Rotating pianists. 8 p.m.-midnight Friday, Saturday.

CLUBS

POP AND ROCK

Asylum Bar and Lounge

2471 18th St. NW. Shows start at 9 p.m. 202/319-9353, www.asylumdc.com

• Blackout Project. Feb. 15.

• Throwdown Syndicate. Feb. 22.

• Omega Band. Feb. 29.

• Empire by Design. March 7.

• Caverns. March 14.

• Rufus J. Fisk. April 4.

Birchmere Music Hall

3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria. Shows at 7:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted. 703/573-SEAT, www.birchmere.com

• Burlesque-a-pades! ‘This is Burlesque!’ featuring the Pontani Sisters, more. Feb. 14. $19.50.

• The Iguanas. Feb. 15. $20.

• Maura O’Connell. Feb. 16. $29.50.

• Jazz Soul Collective featuring Jimmy Sommers, Gordon Chambers, Lynn Fiddmont, Victor Duplaix. Feb. 17. $29.50.

• Altan. Feb. 19. $22.50.

• Jann Arden and Holly Cole. Feb. 20. $25.

• Rachelle Ferrell. Feb. 21. $59.50.

• Wayne Newton. Feb. 22. $95.

• Christine Lavin with Dave Potts. Feb. 23. $25.

• David Bromberg Band with Angel Band. Feb. 24. $45.

• Kenny ‘Babyface’ Edmonds with George Stanford. Feb. 26. $65.

• The Outlaws. Feb. 27. $45.

• Diane Schuur. Feb. 28. $35.

• The Dan Tyminski Band. March 1. $25.

• WATCH Awards Ceremony. March 2. $15.

• The Robert Cray Band. March 3. $49.50.

• Lunasa. March 4. $20.

• The Saw Doctors. (All standing in the bandstand. Doors 6 p.m.) March 5. $25.

• Dwele. March 6. $35.

• Jonathan Coulton and Paul & Storm. March 7. $25.

• The Peter Rowan and Tony Rice Quartet. March 8. $25.

• Robin Trower. March 9. $35.

• Los Lobos and James Hunter. March 12. $49.50.

• The Average White Band. March 14, 15. $29.50.

Black Cat

1811 14th St. NW. 8 p.m.-2 a.m. weekdays, 6 p.m.-3 a.m. weekends. Shows at 9 p.m. unless otherwise noted. $5-$20. 202/667-7960 (information), 202/397-SEAT (tickets), www.blackcatdc.com

• Problems, Each Other’s Mothers, the Shirks. Feb. 14. $8.

• Eighties Mayhem Valentine’s Super ‘80s Dance Party. Feb. 15. $10.

• MN8 Presents: Amor y Amigos featuring Los Amigos Invisibles. Feb. 16. $22.

• Death by Sexy, Fishnet Stalkers, Luxury Pushers. Feb. 17. $8.

• Black & White Jacksons, Wild Fictions, Cannot Be Stopped. Feb. 19. $8.

• Atlas Sound, White Rainbow, Valet. Feb. 21. $10.

• Daniel Johnston, Benjy Ferree. Feb. 23. $20.

• Bowerbirds, Deleted Scenes, Kitty Hawk. Feb. 24. $10.

• Keren Ann, Dean and Britta. Feb. 27. $15.

• Apes, Kid Congo Powers, Food for Animals. Feb. 29. $10.

• Dengue Fever, Exit Clov. March 1. $13.

• Limbeck, John Ralston, House of Fools. March 3. $10.

• Say Hi. March 4. $10.

Club Five

1214-B 18th St. NW. 202/331-7123, www.fivedc.com

• Chronos: Alternative/Gothic Night. Every Thursday.

• Absolute Addiction and Pearl. Every Friday.

DC9

1940 Ninth St. NW. Open 7 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 8 p.m. Sunday. $5-$10. 202/483-5000, www.dcnine.com

• Ryan Bingham, Brindley Brothers. Feb. 14. $10, $12.

• DC9 Fourth Anniversary: Leslie and the Ly’s, Hello Tokyo, John Wayne Hero. Feb. 16. $10.

• Blood on the Wall, Cause Co-Motion! Feb. 18. $10.

• Jeremy Fisher, Brooke Waggoner, Jim Bianco. Feb. 19. $10.

• The Jet Age, J. Forte and the Secret Pop Band. Feb. 24. $10.

• Plain Jane Automobile, AutoVaughn, Plane and Pilot. Feb. 27. $10.

• Born Ruffians, Cadence Weapon. March 6. $10.

Iota

2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. Shows 8:30, 9, 9:30 p.m. $10-$15. 703/522-8340, www.iotaclubandcafe.com

• The Mad Tea Party with Jeff and Vida. 9 p.m. Feb. 14. $10.

• Justin Jones and the Driving Rain with the Moderate. 9:30 p.m. Feb. 15. $10.

• Shwa with Evan Bliss and the Welchers, Ali Marcus. 9:30 p.m. Feb. 16. $10.

• The Wiyos. 8:30 p.m. Feb. 17. $15.

• Brian Vander Ark. 8:30 p.m. Feb. 19. $12.

• Headlights with Evangelicals. 9 p.m. Feb. 21. $10.

• Dean Fields, band show, with Bombadil. 9:30 p.m. Feb. 22. $10.

• The Fleshtones. 9:30 p.m. Feb. 23. $13.

• Special intimate afternoon with Constantine Maroulis. 4 p.m. Feb. 24. $15.

• Deep Blue Something with Tim Blane. 8:30 p.m. Feb. 26. $12.

• Shtreiml with Ana Egge, Colin Gilmoure. 9 p.m. Feb. 28. $12.

• Junior League with High Society. 9:30 p.m. Feb. 29. $10.

• Steve Poltz. 9 p.m. March 6. $12.

• Telograph, Soft Complex, The Gostation. 9:30 p.m. March 7. $10.

Jammin’ Java

227 Maple Ave., Vienna. $7-$16. 703/255-1566, www.jamminjava.com

• Garnet Rogers. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 14. $15.

• Hoots and Hellmouth, Old Springs Pike. 9:30 p.m. Feb. 15. $10.

• Christine Kane. Acoustic. 7 p.m. Feb. 16. $15.

• Popa Chubby. 9:30 p.m. Feb. 16. $10, $12.

• The I-ternals, Passafire. 8 p.m. Feb. 17. $10.

• Peter Mulvey. Acoustic. 7 p.m. Feb. 22. $10, $12.

• Jim Weider’s Project Percolator. Rock/guitar. 9:30 p.m. Feb. 22. $17, $20.

• Yap. Improv comedy troupe. 2 p.m. Feb. 23. $10 adults, $5 per child.

• Carrie Newcomer “The Geography of Light” CD release show. 7 p.m. Feb. 23. $18.

• Future. 10 p.m. Feb. 23. $10.

• Driving East, Parade the Day. 7 p.m. Feb. 24. $10.

• Secondhand Serenade with Making April, Automatic Loveletter and White Tie Affair. 6:30 p.m. Feb. 25. $13, $15.

• Basia Bulat. 8 p.m. Feb. 27. $10.

• The Bigger Lights, the Hint. Rock. 8 p.m. Feb. 29. $10.

• Kate Voegele, The Whitest Light. 7 p.m. March 2. $10.

• Bill Kirchen and The Hammer of the Honky-Tonk Gods, Eddie Angel from Los Straitjackets, Mark Gamsjager and The Lustre Kings. 7:30 p.m. March 3. $20.

• Nathan Angelo, Rob Blackledge. 7:30 p.m. March 5. $10.

9:30 Club

815 V St. NW. Shows 6-11 p.m. $10-$30. 202/393-0930, www.930.com

• Big Head Todd and the Monsters, with Patrick Park. Doors 8 p.m. Feb. 15. $25.

• Grace Potter and the Nocturnals. Doors 7 p.m. Feb. 16. $15.

• Exposure at 9:30 Club, featuring more than 20 local alternative and punk bands. Doors 11 a.m. Feb. 17. $15 at door day of show. See www.concertsfirst.com.

• Crisette Michele with Wes Felton. Feb. 21. $23.

• Will Hoge & Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit with Dawn Landes. Doors 8 p.m. Feb. 22. $15.

• Silverstein with the Devil Wears Prada, A Day To Remember, Protest the Hero. Feb. 24. $17.

• Puddle of Mudd with Neurosonic and Tyler Read. Feb. 25. $25.

• Wilco with John Doe. Feb. 26, 27. Sold out.

• Moe, with Cornmeal. Feb. 28. $25.

• Gavin DeGraw. Feb. 29. $25. Sold out.

• The English Beat, Kinky, RX Bandits. March 1. $25.

• Darkest Hour with The Red Chord, Cephalic Carnage, Emmure, White Chapel. Doors 5 p.m. March 2. $15.

• Blind Melon with The Sketches. March 3. $15.

• Cobra Starship, with Metro Station, We The Kings, The Cab. March 4. $15. Sold out.

• Matt Costa with Johnathan Rice. March 5. $15.

• All That Remains with Chimaira, Black Tide, Light This City. March 6. $17.

• Sia with Har Mar Superstar. March 7. $20.

• The Hives with The Donnas. March 8. Sold out.

• The Pogues. Doors 7 p.m. March 9, 10. Sold out.

• MySpace Music Tour featuring Justice. March 12. $30.

Rams Head Tavern

33 West St., Annapolis. Shows at 8 p.m. unless otherwise noted. 410/268-4545, www.ramsheadtavern.com/annapolis

• Jake Shimabukuro. 9 p.m. Feb. 14; 1 p.m. (all ages) Feb. 16. $25

• Maura O’Connell. 8:30 p.m. Feb. 15. $26.50.

• Marcus Johnson. 6:30 and 9:30 p.m. Feb. 16. $23.50.

• Doc Hochman’s Dynamic Dixieland Band: “A Celebration of Mardi Gras.” Noon Feb. 17. All ages. $22.50.

• Tony Trischka Band and Steep Canyon Rangers. 8 p.m. Feb. 17. $20.

• Al Jarreau. 8 p.m. Feb. 18, 19. $79.50.

• Peter Mulvey and Kris Delmhorst. 8 p.m. Feb. 20. $22.50.

• Jann Arden. 8 p.m. Feb. 21. $24.50.

• The Nighthawks. 7 p.m. Feb. 22. $19.50.

• Jim Weider’s Project Percolator and Tom Principato Band. 8 p.m. Feb. 23. $23.50.

• Rachelle Ferrell. 5 and 8 p.m. Feb. 24. $55.

• Constantine Maroulis. 7 p.m. Feb. 25. $25.

• The Saw Doctors. 8 p.m. Feb. 26. $35.

• Paul Thorn. 8 p.m. Feb. 27. $21.

• Coco Montoya and Johnny A. 6:30 and 10 p.m. Feb. 29. $26.50.

• Ron Holloway. 9 p.m. March 1. $22.50.

• The Dan Tyminski Band. 7 p.m. March 2. $30.

• Dave Mason. 8 p.m. March 3, 4. $47.50.

The Red and the Black

1212 H St. NE. Shows at 9:30 p.m. $5-$10. 202/399-3201, wwww.redandblackbar.com

• A.K.A.C.O.D. Feb 16.

• Ascension of the Watchers. Feb 19.

• Must Love Trash, the Alphabetical Order, Art Of Shooting, Man In Gray. Feb 23.

• Lights Resolve, Shanghai Thrills, Fall Back Plan. Feb 24.

• Zoroaster, Sourvein, Ganon, Ol Scratch. 9 p.m. Feb 25.

• Barton Carroll. Feb 26.

• 7 Door Sedan, Rambling Shadows. Feb 27.

• Andrew Rose Gregory, Andy Zipf. Feb 28.

• Audrey Ryan. Feb 29.

• The Coast. March 2.

• The Coathangers. March 6.

The Rock and Roll Hotel

1353 H St. NE. 202/388-ROCK, www.rockandrollhoteldc.com

• TitanZero, Kaotix & Lycan. 9 p.m. Feb. 15. $10.

• Exposure: Featuring more than 25 local alternative and punk bands. 11 p.m. Feb. 17. $15.

• Black Mountain, Bon Iver. 8:30 p.m. Feb. 19. $12.

• Hello Society, the London Souls, Bottles/Cans. 8:30 p.m. Feb. 21. $10.

• Future Rock, Drop Electric. 10 p.m. Feb. 22. $10, $12.

• St. Vincent, Foreign Born. 8:30 p.m. Feb. 26. $12.

• Russian Circles, Dalek, Young Widows. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 27. $10.

• Longwave, The Modern Society. 9:30 p.m. March 7. $10.

Velvet Lounge

915 U St. NW. 9 p.m. $6-$10. 202/462-3213, www.velvetloungedc.com

• Beatnik Flies, Rasputniks, Repelican. Feb. 15.

• The Mantras, Aunt Dracula, the Can Kickers. Feb. 16.

• Human Adult Band, Max & James. Feb. 18.

• Coyote, Mountain High. Feb. 21.

• Chinese Stars, Company, John Colpitts. Feb. 22.

• Sean McArdle, the Caribbean, Stella Schindler. Feb. 23.

• Civilians. Shooting Spires, Prisoner’s Dilemma. Feb. 25.

• RTX, Child Ballads, the Foreign Press. Feb. 27.

• The Hall Monitors, The Shalitas. March 7.


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