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.
Gaelic Storm. Oct. 6.
Acoustic Alchemy. Oct. 9.
Lhasa. Oct. 10.
Michael Penn. Oct. 11.
Delbert McClinton. Oct. 12.
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).
Mae, Circa Survive and The Working Title. Oct. 6.
Architecture in Helsinki and Dr. Dog. Oct. 7.
Dollhouse. Oct. 7.
The Hideaway. Oct. 8.
The Cassettes and 127. Oct. 9.
Jinxed at Twelve and Off Transmission. Oct. 10.
The Warlocks and The Bellrays. Oct. 12.
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.
Laura Tsaggaris. Oct. 6.
Ostinato and Tone. Oct. 7.
Shawn Mullins and Goat. Oct. 8.
Patty Hurst Shifter with Mason Brothers. Oct. 9.
Wayne the Train. Oct. 10.
Open-mike night. Oct. 12.
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.
Kate Campbell and Steven Gellman. Oct. 6.
Amy Rigby. Oct. 7.
Welbilt and Evenout. (Late Show) Oct. 7.
Jimmy Gnecco. Oct. 8.
Soup’s Uncle. (Late Show) Oct. 9.
Open Mike. Oct. 10.
The Influence, Justin Trawick and Artic Groove Squad. Oct. 11.
815 V St. NW. Shows 6-11 p.m. 202/393-0930.
Fall Out Boy. Oct. 6.
Bob Mould Band with Copeland. Oct. 7.
Metric. Oct. 8.
Nickel Creek and Leona Naess. Oct. 9.
My Morning Jacket and Kathleen Edwards. Oct. 10.
Anna Nalick. Oct. 11.
Blues Traveler. (Late Show) Oct. 11.
Liz Phair and Matt Pond Pa. Oct. 12.
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.
Acoustic Alchemy. Oct. 6.
Them Eastport Oyster Boys. Oct. 7.
Livingston Taylor. Oct. 8.
Michael Penn. Oct. 9.
Jeff Daniels. Oct. 10.
Karla Bonoff. Oct. 12.
512 York Road, Towson, Md. Doors open at 7 p.m. 703/218-6500.
Battery. Oct. 6.
The Pietasters. Oct. 8.
Hurricane Relief Benefit with Several Species and others. Oct. 9.
Victor Wooten. Oct. 11.
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 and Laura Burhenn. Oct. 6.
Charlie Sexton. Oct. 7.
The Soft Parade. Oct. 8.
John Scofield. Oct. 11.
Whitlow’s on Wilson
2854 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703/276-9693. 10 p.m. Monday-Saturday.
Shag. Sept. 29.
Back to Zero. Sept. 30.#
915 U St., NW. 202/462-3213.
Black Shirts and Lucia. Oct. 11.
Chris Pureka and the Lovers. Oct. 12.
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 Northwest. 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.
Heidi Martin. Oct. 6.
David Benoit. Oct. 7-9.
Jeff Antoniuk. Oct. 10.
Ethel Ennis. Oct. 11.
Chip Shelton Jazz trio. Oct. 12.
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 and 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 and 10:30 p.m. Friday-Sunday.
Kevin Pollak. Oct. 6-9.
The DC Improv Comedy School Cast. Oct. 12.
4531 Duke St., Alexandria. 8:30 and 10:30 p.m. 703/823-2777.
Comedy Zone featuring national comedians. Oct. 7-8.
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.