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Thursday, 11 February 2016 [link to this day]

• "LOVE" with Andrey Makarevich, Jazz Trio of Evgeny Borets, A'Cappella Express, Konstantin Gevondian - Lisner Auditorium
• Aaron Diehl Trio - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• AraabMUZIK, Nadus, and Mathias - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Big Black Wolves, Stonewalled, and Karman Line - Velvet Lounge
• Big Head Todd & the Monsters and Mike Doughty - 9:30 Club
• Bob Sima CD Release Show: It's Time - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Brother Joscephus & the Love Revolution and Gedeon Luke & the People - the Hamilton
• Cassandra Allen - Ritz-Carlton Georgetown [3100 South Street NW, WDC]
• Chippendales: the 2016 Break the Rules Tour - Baltimore SoundStage
• Cobra, Mostly Only, and Dominic Fragman - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Dénes Várjon (piano) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Drive TFC - IOTA Club & Café
• Elizabeth & the Catapult, Natalie York, and Victoria Vox - Jammin' Java
• Eric Burdon & the Animals - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• the Flavr Blue - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Fleshgod Apocalypse, Carach Angren, Abigail Williams, Crawling Manifest, and March To Victory - Metro Gallery (Baltimore) - sold out
• Gregory Porter - Howard Theatre
• Hollertown - Mr. Henry's Restaurant [601 Pennsylvania Ave SE, WDC]
• Jack on Fire, Grogan Social Scene, and Emporer X - MLK Library [901 G St NW, WDC] (Acoustic show - 5:30 PM)
• JC Brooks & the Uptown Sound, Hamish Anderson, and the Fuss - DC9
• Kathy Griffin - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena
• Kid Cudi - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC] (Rescheduled from 12/10/15)
• Levon Mikaelian and United Shades of Artistry - Bossa
• Marina Piccinini (flute) with Andreas Haefliger (piano) - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
• Marion Meadows (sax) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• No Chaser - Capital Fringe [1358-1360 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Phil Vassar (with band) - Birchmere
the Prettiots and Cinema Hearts - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC] CANCELLED
• Ripe and Gang of Thieves - Gypsy Sally's
• the Sweater Set, Jessica Eliot Myhre (of the Bumper Jacksons), and Letitia VanSant - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - Presented by Listen Local First DC)


Friday, 12 February 2016 [link to this day]

• :3ion, Surf Harp (album release), Raindeer, and Us & Us Only - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Alfredo Mojica Group - Bossa
• Amel Larrieux - Howard Theatre
• Ape!, Faith in Jane, Low Company, and the Dissociated - Guido's Speakeasy [543 N Market St, Frederick, MD]
• Baio - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Bebel Gilberto - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
Blame Canada (Rush tribute) - State Theatre POSTPONED to 3/4/16
• Calm the Waters, Sailor's Mouth, Stream, and Mother Moon - Velvet Lounge
• Chatham County Line - the Hamilton
• Church Night - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Colliseum, Joseph & the Beast, Outcalls, and Scott Siskind - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Craig Morgan, Kelsea Ballerini, Easton Corbin, Granger Smith, Brothers Osborne, and Maren Morris - Fillmore Silver Spring (WMZQ's Stars 'n Guitars)
• the Dawn Drapes, Illiterate Light, and Peyote Pilgrim - IOTA Club & Café
• the El Mansouris and Elena & Los Fulanos - American Art Museum [Eighth and F Streets NW, WDC] (Luce Unplugged)
• Eugenie Jones - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Foozle, Arm Candy, Litter, and Nox - Above the Bayou [2521 Pennsylvania Ave NW #3, WDC]
• Gay Men's Chorus of Washington: The Way We Were - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Georgetown Saxatones, Georgetown Superfood, Georgetown Capitol G's, Georgetown Lawcapella, Richmond Sirens - Georgetown University - Gaston Hall [3700 O St NW, WDC] (43rd Annual Cherry Tree Festival)
• Graveyard, Spiders, and Kvelertak - 9:30 Club (6 PM Early Show - Show is on 2/12 not 2/26 as originally promoted.)
• Heavy Breathing, Time is Fire, and Smoota - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Hey Marseilles and Bad Bad Hats - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Jeff Dunham - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena)
• Jim Breuer and Rich Aronovitch - Baltimore SoundStage
• Julia Nixon - AMP
• the Kevin Cordt Quartet - Mr. Henry's Restaurant [601 Pennsylvania Ave SE, WDC]
• Ladysmith Black Mambazo - Lisner Auditorium
• Lauren Calve, Sara Curtin, and Marian McLaughlin - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC]
• Lithium (Nirvana tribute), Brains of J (Pearl Jam tribute), Short Lives (Soundarden tribute), and First Gentlemen (Presidents of the USA tribute) - Jammin' Java (Back to the 90s: Grunge Night)
• Marion Meadows (sax) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Matthew Whitaker - Kennedy Center (Terrace Gallery - 7 & 9 PM - KC Jazz Club)
• Mind Over Matter Music Over Mind (Bobby Hill, Luke Stewart, Thomas Stanley) - MLK Library [901 G St NW, WDC] (12 PM Show)
• Moral Hangover, Freeform Radio, Multi-Pass, and the Goblin Kings - Mason Inn [2408 Wisconsin Ave NW, WDC] (David Bowie Tribute Concert)
• Poison Idea, Iron Reagan, Noisem, and Radical Discharge - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Renaissance Winter Tour 2016: Songs For All Our Times - Birchmere
• Ricky Velez - Comedy at the Kennedy Center - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• Rocket City Riot, LNT, Ain't No Mountain High Enough, Holdfast, and Nine to Fives Lives - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Snails and Must Die - 9:30 Club (Late show - 11 PM)
• Speakers of the House - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Tom Principato Band and Bobby Thompson & Friends featuring Ron Holloway - Gypsy Sally's
• Umphrey's McGee and Tauk - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC]
• Valentine's Soul Jam - DAR Constitution Hall
• VOCES8 - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Witch Coast, the Rememberables, Mission Creep, Lilac Daze, Collider, and Schroeder - American University - Kay Spiritual Life Center Chapel [4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, WDC]
• Zachary Lucky - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)


Saturday, 13 February 2016 [link to this day]

• the 19th Street Band - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Acheron, Xeukatre, Bestial Evil, Sickdeer, and Vermord - Schizophrenia Hall / Leyla's Restaurant [5607 Sargent Road Hyattsville, MD]
• Acid People featuring Ron Jackson, Damon Bradley, Juana - Jimmy Valentine's [1103 Bladensburg Rd NE, WDC]
• Adam Devine - Lisner Auditorium
• Adwela & the Uprising, Machet, and 2Raw - Jammin' Java (Late show - 10 PM - Jammin Java's "Good Vibes" Reggae Party)
• Alec K. Redfearn & the Eyesores and Wume - Orion Sound Studios [2903 Whittington Ave, Suite C, Baltimore, MD]
• Aye Nako, Governess, Didi, and Chimp Suit - St. Stephen & the Incarnation Episcopal Church
• Beacon and Natasha Kmeto - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC]
• Bebel Gilberto - State Theatre
• Bill Frisell - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• BSO: Joshua Bell Plays Tchaikovsky - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Cherub, Gibbz, and Mike Floss - Baltimore SoundStage
Cry, the Beloved Country! - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Darius Jones's the Oversoul Manual - Capital Fringe [1358-1360 Florida Ave NW, WDC] (Presented by CapitalBop)
• the Devil Makes Three and Langhorne Slim - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Dustin Lynch, Chris Lane, and Tyler Rich - Fillmore Silver Spring (Hell of a Night Tour)
• Edy Blu - Sehkraft Brewing [925 N Garfield St, Suite A, Arlington, VA]
• Emperor X, Tall Friend, Amanda Glasser, and Otis Infrastructure - WMUC Radio, 3130 South Campus Dining Hall (Upstairs) [College Park, MD]
• Erik Petersen, Enemy Insects, Ninety Six Ghosts, and the Assless Chaps - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Eugenie Jones - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Flow Tribe and the Trongone Band - the Hamilton
• Foreplay - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Heart Health Foundation Benefit)
• Gay Men's Chorus of Washington: The Way We Were - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (Two shows - 5 PM & 8 PM)
• Grizfolk and Knox Hamilton - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Honey Soundsystem & Martyn - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Human Country Jukebox - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Jeff Bradshaw Presents A Lover's Weekend - the Return of the Gentlemen - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• the Kennedys - Jammin' Java (Early show - 7 PM)
• Kim Scudera with Batida Diferente - Mr. Henry's Restaurant [601 Pennsylvania Ave SE, WDC]
• Leon Fleisher: Master Class - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater - 2 PM)
• Lopez Studios: Pop Concert Review Series - Jammin' Java (2 PM Afternoon Show)
• Marion Meadows (sax) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Mike Epps: Don't Take It Personal - DAR Constitution Hall (Two shows - 7 PM & 10:30 PM)
• the Newly Dead Game - AMP
• Post Pink, Outer Spaces, Izzy True, and Amor Fatigue - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Roomful of Teeth and American Contemporary Music Ensemble - 6th & I
• the Sea the Sea (album release) and Devon Sproule - IOTA Club & Café
• Skip Castro Band - Gypsy Sally's
• Skribe - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage - Warner Theatre
• Story District's Sucker for Love - Lincoln Theatre
• Tab Benoit and Patty Reese - Birchmere
• The-Dream: Genesis Tour 2016 - Howard Theatre
• Tumbao y Raul Morel - Bossa
• Voivod, Vektor, and Eight Bells - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• the Whitfield Family Band - Kennedy Center (Terrace Gallery - 7 & 9 PM - KC Jazz Club)


Sunday, 14 February 2016 [link to this day]

• Alan Cumming Sings Sappy Songs - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Alec K Redfearn & the Eyesores, Susan Alcorn, and Chester Hawkins - Back Alley Theatre [1365 Kennedy St NW, WDC // 5501 Colorado Ave NW, WDC]
• Alison Wonderland, Golden Features, and 2rip vs. the Banditz - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM) - sold out
• All You Need Is Love 4 - Jammin' Java's Songwriters' Circle: a Tribute to The Beatles & Love Songs - Jammin' Java
• Annie Stokes (album release show), Lauren Calve Band, and Milkbeard - IOTA Club & Café
• Buck Gooter and Don Zientara - Galaxy Hut
• Burlesque-A-Pades in Loveland - Birchmere
• Cannibal Corpse, Obituary, Cryptopsy, and Abysmal Dawn - Baltimore SoundStage
• Capital Orchestra Festival - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall - 2 PM & 8 PM)
• Chaise Lounge - AMP
• Conservatory Project: students from the Curtis Institute of Music perform Schoenberg's Pierrot lunaire - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• the DC Envoys - Bossa
• the Devil Makes Three and Langhorne Slim - 9:30 Club
• Eugenie Jones - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Half Step (Grateful Dead tribute) and the Fat Catz - Gypsy Sally's
• the Her Scott Quartet, featuring Cecily: Jazz Love Songs - Mr. Henry's Restaurant [601 Pennsylvania Ave SE, WDC]
• Jeff Bradshaw Presents A Lover's Weekend - the Return of the Gentlemen - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Katt Williams - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena)
• Laura Jane Grace (of Against Me!) & the Devouring Mothers with Dave Dondero - 6th & I
• Loiode - Bohemian Caverns [2001 11th Street, WDC]
• Love Songs: the Beatles vol. 3 - the Hamilton
• Marcia Ball - Wolf Trap (the Barns - Rescheduled from 1/23/16)
• Marion Meadows (sax) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Maysa - Howard Theatre
• the Milestones, the Humble, and Yum - DC9
Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour - Strathmore (Music Center - 4 PM) CANCELLED
• the Newly Dead Game starring 98 Rock morning show host Justin Schlegel with Rob Maher, Joe Robinson, and Tommy Sinbazo - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Protomartyr, Priests, and Protect-U - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Taylor Dayne - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Várjon-Baráti-Várdai piano trio - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Westerly Park - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
Winter Jam 2016: For King & Country, Matthew West, Crowder, and Lauren Daigle, Red, Newsong, Sidewalk Prophets, KB, Tedashii, Trip Lee, Stars Go Dim, We Are Messengers, Tony Nolan - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena


Monday, 15 February 2016 [link to this day]

• Bachelor Boys Band - IOTA Club & Café
• Budapest Festival Orchestra - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Caz and Scotch Bonnets - Galaxy Hut (Rescheduled from 1/24/16)
• Conservatory Project: students from the University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre, and Dance perform arias by Adams and Tchaikovsky; songs by Poulenc and Scheer; Hüe's Fantaisie for flute and piano; Beethoven's Piano Trio in D major; and movements from Ysaye's Sonata No. 5 for Solo Violin - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• Daley and Avery Wilson - Howard Theatre (Rescheduled from 10/10/15)
• Dressy Bessy and Old Monk - Gypsy Sally's
• Graham Nash - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Hunter Valentine (Farewell For Now Tour) and Company Calls - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Tanya Tucker - Birchmere


Tuesday, 16 February 2016 [link to this day]

• Best Coast, Wavves, and Cherry Glazerr - 9:30 Club
• Big Virginia Sky - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Black Alley - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Cheick Hamala's Griot Street - Bossa
• Chuck Ragan & the Camaraderie and Cory Branan - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Conservatory Project: students from the Bienen School of Music at Northwestern University perform songs and arias for soprano by Massenet, Schumann, Burleigh, and Puccini; a movement from Marschnerr's Sonata for Violin; Ravel's Tzigane; Debussy's Sonata for Cello and Piano; Liszt's Consolation No. 3 in D-flat major; and Paraphrase de concert sur Rigoletto for piano - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• Family &: Friends and Sam Burchfield - Jammin' Java
• Graham Nash - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Jackie Greene and Fairground Saints - Birchmere
• Jeff Scott Soto (TSO/Journey/Yngwie Malmsteen), Martyrs Asylum, Ghost of War, and If Not Tonight - Baltimore SoundStage
• Leon Russell - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the Loved Ones ("Keep Your Heart" 10 Year Anniversary) and Friendship Commanders - DC9 - sold out
• Michelle Walker - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Out of Your Head - Improvised and Experimental Music Collective - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• SafetySuit and Connell Cruise - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Shaun Hopper - Gypsy Sally's
• the Wailers and Nappy Riddem - State Theatre


Wednesday, 17 February 2016 [link to this day]

• Andrew Ripp and Swear & Shake - Jammin' Java (Self Titled Tour)
• Big Sam's Funky Nation and 8 Ohms Band - Gypsy Sally's
• Big Virginia Sky - Madam's Organ [2461 18th St NW, WDC]
• Bryan Adams - DAR Constitution Hall
• Conservatory Project: students from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music perform Shaw's Entr'acte for string quartet; Zhang's Between Love and Pain; Williams's Meditation I; Goodhart's Prelude and Gigue; and Riley's Sunrise of the Planetary Dream Collector - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• Doug Pierce and the Band of Brothas Quartet - Jazz And Cultural Society [2813 12th St NE, WDC]
• Film Screening: Positive Force: More than a Witness with a Q&A with Jerry Busher, Mark Jenkins, and Chris Richards moderated by Ally Schweitzer - Black Cat (Backstage)
• I See Stars, Chunk! No Captain Chunk!, Get Scared, Palaye Royale, the White Noise, Arc of the Sun, and When Cities Sleep - Baltimore SoundStage
• Jonathan Parker Octet - Wonderland Ballroom [1101 Kenyon St NW, WDC]
• Kamel Zennia & His Band - Bossa
• Kat Dahlia - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Leon Russell - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Nathan Hook - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Sicada, Eye of the Destroyer, Lucis Absentia, and Sick Deer - Old Firestation #3 [3988 University Drive, Fairfax, VA]
• Teen, PLRLS, and Oliver Figgs - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Timmy's Organism, Video, and Regression 696 - DC9 (Third Man Records Presents: Audio Social Dissent 2016)
• Unknown Mortal Orchestra and Lower Dens - 9:30 Club
• Vanessa Silberman - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)


Thursday, 18 February 2016 [link to this day]

• Ace Ono - Capital Fringe [1358-1360 Florida Ave NW, WDC] (HERE Series)
• Big Virginia Sky - Republic [6939 Laurel Ave, Takoma Park, MD]
• BSO: An Evening with Sutton Foster - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Bumpin Uglies, Feel Free, Treehouse, and Dale & the Zdubs - IOTA Club & Café
• By & By - Mr. Henry's Restaurant [601 Pennsylvania Ave SE, WDC]
• Carnage (DJ), Valentino Khan, and Kayzo - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• the Chariots and the Captivators - Velvet Lounge (Bluebeat DC's Monthly Night for Ska, Rocksteady, & Reggae)
• Conservatory Project: students from the Cleveland Institute of Music perform Grunfeld's Paraphrase on a Theme from Johann Strauss's Die Fledermaus; a movement from Mozart's Clarinet Concerto in A major; Schumann's Märchenbilder for viola and piano; Mahler's "Liebst du um Schönheit" from Rückert Lieder, "Erinnerung" from Lieder und Gesänge, Vol. 1, and "Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen" from Rückert Lieder for voice and piano; and movements from Janacek's String Quartet No. 1 "Kreutzer Sonata" - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• Dan Tepfer's Acoustic Informatics - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Danny Wood (of New Kids on the Block) - Jammin' Java
• De Demonas and A Different Animal - Wonderland Ballroom [1101 Kenyon St NW, WDC]
• Eli Young Band - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Elise Testone Band and the Watt Brothers - Gypsy Sally's
• Freakwater and Jaye Jayle - DC9
• Georgetown Cabaret - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Hall Williams Band - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Jason Eady and Mike & the Moonpies - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Joe Bachman & the Tailgaters - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• the Jones Family Singers - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Keeps and Church Girls - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Kevin Griffin (of Better Than Ezra) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Kim Waters (sax/smooth) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Living Colour - Howard Theatre (Rescheduled from 1/8/16)
• the Marshall Tucker Band - Birchmere
• Meshell Ndegeocello and Chargeaux - the Hamilton
• Pouya, Fat Nick, Don Krez, Germ, Mikey the Magician, Suicide Boy$, and Black Zheep DZ - Baltimore SoundStage
• Ralphie May - 9:30 Club (Early show - 6 PM)
• Rusted Root and Midnight Spaghetti & the Chocolate G-Strings - State Theatre
• Sicada, Eye of the Destroyer, Gomorrah, Bound By the Grave, and INFVMY - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• the Soul Rebels Sound System featuring Talib Kweli - 9:30 Club (Late show - 10 PM)
• Squids of Tomorrow - Bossa
• Timo Maas and Jandro - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• the Twins Jazz Orchestra - Twins Jazz (8 PM Only)
• Where's the Band? - solo acoustic performances by Chris Conley (Saves The Day), Dan Andriano (Alkaline Trio), Matt Pryor (The Get Up Kids), Anthony Raneri (Bayside), and Andy Jackson (Hot Rod Circuit) - 6th & I


Friday, 19 February 2016 [link to this day]

• Alfredo Mojica Group - Bossa
• Anders Osborne and Andy Helm & the Handsome Strangers - 9:30 Club
• Better Off Dead and Indecision - Gypsy Sally's
• Conservatory Project: students from the Yale School fo Music perform Ligeti's Six Bagatelles; an arrangement of Verdi's Overture to Nabucco; Bresnick's Just Time; Monteverdi's Three Madrigals; and Schifrin's La Nouvelle Orleans - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• Dan Baird & Homemade Sin - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Dan Lipton - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• David Cross: Making America Great Again! - Warner Theatre
• David Kitchen Band - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
Frozen Harbor Music Festival 2016 Day 1: Ballyhoo!, Pasadena, Bumpin Uglies, Higher Education, Modern Nomad, Ryan Shiner - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Gianmarco - Howard Theatre
• globalFEST On the Road - Creole Carnival: Emeline Michel, Casuarina, Brushy One String - Lisner Auditorium
• Grant, Da Kid Emm, Brian Rapp & Nature Boi, Heyitsluka, and Imp Beatz - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• the Heydays of Silence - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Hub City Stompers, Dead End Lane, MSH, and Go Benji Go - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Il Volo - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Joe Lovano Village Rhythms Band - Kennedy Center (Terrace Gallery - 7 & 9 PM - KC Jazz Club)
• John Hammond - AMP
• Junior Brown - Birchmere
• Justin Trawick & the Common Good, Louisa Hall, Jason Ager, and Andres Gallego - IOTA Club & Café
• Kevin Griffin - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Kim Waters (sax/smooth) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Kokayi, Walking Sticks, Cautious Clay, and LanceNeptune - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC]
• Maceo Plex and Odd Parents - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Mike Flaherty's Dixieland Direct Jazz Band - Mr. Henry's Restaurant [601 Pennsylvania Ave SE, WDC]
• Never Shout Never, Metro Station, Jule Vera, and Waterparks - Fillmore Silver Spring
• the Nighthawks - Jammin' Java
• Project Natale - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• the Reaagan Years (80s tribute) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Ricky Skaggs, Keller Williams & The Travelin' McCoury's, and Steep Canyon Rangers, Big Virginia Sky - Union Craft Brewing [1700 Union Avenue Suite D, Baltimore, MD] (Charm City Bluegrass Festival Presents Battle of the Bands Round 2)
• Sandcatchers and Anthony Pirog - Bossa (Upstairs)
• Seratones and Spirit Animal - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Sister Hazel, Brad Ray, and Christian Lopez Band - State Theatre
• Sonny Landreth & Cindy Cashdollar - the Hamilton
• Standoff, Kombat, Stuck Pigs, Unknown Threat, and Iron Cages - La Casa [3166 Mount Pleasant St, WDC] (NWODCHC Showcase)
• Vocalosity - Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at University of Maryland [Stadium Drive at Route 193, College Park, MD]
• the WeatherVanes and the Walkaways - Sehkraft Brewing [925 N Garfield St, Suite A, Arlington, VA]
• Who's Bad (Michael Jackson tribute) - Baltimore SoundStage


Saturday, 20 February 2016 [link to this day]

• Brooke Waggoner and the Cowards Choir - 6th & I (Downstairs)
• Buck Gooter, Curse, Pop 1280, and Lent - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Chris Botti - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Chrisette Michele - Fillmore Silver Spring
• the Clarks - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Clinton Matthews, DJ Wizdom, DJ Rene, and Pat Premier - State Theatre (Countdown to the Shamrock Fest Pre-Party)
• Conservatory Project: students from the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University perform DiLorenzo's ; Hillborg's Brass Quintet; Britten's Reveille; a movement from Al-Zand's Imaginary Scenes for Violin and Piano; movements from Barber's Sonata for Piano; Ysaye's Caprice d'après l'Etude en forme de Valse; Schumann's Dichterliebe; and Donizetti's "Ah! Mes Amis" from La fille du regiment - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• Dear Creek and the Junior League Band (acoustic) - Black Cat (Backstage)
• ELM (Electric Love Machine) and Moogatu - Jammin' Java (Late show - 10 PM)
• Fallen Martyr, Coleus, White Smoke, Croatoan, Shumaun, and Novarium - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC] (DC Metal Meltdown)
• the Fire Tonight (feaaturing MC Logic), Lowercase Letters, and Short Lives - IOTA Club & Café
Frozen Harbor Music Festival 2016 Day 2: Jenn Grinels, the Knolly Moles, Kabob-O-Taj, Fast As Lightning - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
Frozen Harbor Music Festival: Redman, the Grilled Lincolns, Mighty I, Billy Lyve & iLL LuCK Live, Damond Blue, Ace Cannon, Frankie Goodrich, Guru Pryme - Baltimore SoundStage
• Funky Dawgz Brass Band, Pitchblak Brass Band, and Tropidelic - Gypsy Sally's (Battle of the Brass Bands)
• HAPA - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Here's To the Night - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Herman Burney / Reginald Cyntje Duo - DC Public Library, Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Branch [1630 7th St NW, WDC] (2 PM Show)
• Jeffrey Osborne - Birchmere
• Joe Lovano Village Rhythms Band - Kennedy Center (Terrace Gallery - 7 & 9 PM - KC Jazz Club)
• Kaleo and Firekid - Rock & Roll Hotel - sold out
• Kim Waters (sax/smooth) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Le Youth - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Magic Bus featuring Tender Polman & Brian Goddard - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Maradeen - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Marie Davidson, Neuromodulation, Claire, and Rosemary Arp - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]
• Matmos (record release show) - Floristree [405 West Franklin St, Baltimore, MD]
• National Philharmonic: Vivaldi's Gloria - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Nellie McKay - Jammin' Java (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• Operator, Princess Reason, Sur Harp, and Amor Fatigue - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Pat McGee - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Paul Reiser - Howard Theatre
• Project Natale - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Renee Tannenbaum - Mr. Henry's Restaurant [601 Pennsylvania Ave SE, WDC]
• Scott Slay - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge - late show)
Sing Out for Shelter: the Augmented 8, Supreme Chord, the Deltones, the Whiffenpoofs, Five O Clock Shadow - Metropolitan Memorial United Methodist Church [3401 Nebrasca Ave NW, WDC]
• the Soft Moon, Killing Joke, Ego Likeness, DJ Terrence Hannum (Locrian), and DJ Hysteria - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• St. Lucia and Tigertown - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Sunwolf, Savak, and Super!Silver!Haze! - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC] (Rescheduled from 1/23/16)
• Tone, Time Columns, and the Orchid - Velvet Lounge
• Toxic Moxie, Navi+Picnibus, Seaknuckle, and Sojii - Baxter Building [DIY space in Wheaton, MD]
• Ursula Ricks Project, Spirit Parade, and Gypsy Soul Revival - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Woody Pines - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]


Sunday, 21 February 2016 [link to this day]

• 2Cellos - DAR Constitution Hall
• Aaron Tinjum & the Tangents (Foreign & Domestic album release), Kitchen Noise, and Louis Weeks - Rock & Roll Hotel
Agata Kristi (Greatest Hits / Gleb Samoyloff) & Naïve: Legends of Russian Rock - State Theatre CANCELLED
• Bella Hristova (violin) with Gloria Chien (piano) - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Bryson Tiller - Fillmore Silver Spring - sold out
• Caique Vidal and Batuque - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC] (Post-Carnaval Party)
• Chippendales: the 2016 Break the Rules Tour - Baltimore SoundStage
• Conservatory Project: students from the Oberlin Conservatory of Music perform movements from Norman's the Companion Guide to Rome; Carter's Gra for solo clarinet; Bach's Chaconne from Partita No. 2 in D minor, on marimba; and movements from Saint-Saëns's Sonata No. 1 in D minor for violin and piano - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• Disappears, Scroll Downers, and Microkingdom - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Flo Anito, Dave Ihmels, and the Mavins - IOTA Club & Café
• Ghastly City Sleep, Polyon, and Broken Grids - DC9
• the Glenmont Popes, Western Star, the Golden Sombreros, Robert Fireball Mitchell, and the Milestones - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• HAPA - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Jeffrey Osborne - Birchmere
• Jordon Dixon - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• K Jon - Howard Theatre
• Kim Waters (sax/smooth) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
Living the Dream . . . Singing the Dream - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall - 7 PM)
• Madeon and Skylar Spence - 9:30 Club (Late show - 10 PM)
• Ms. Fridrich and Noise - Galaxy Hut
• National Philharmonic: Vivaldi's Gloria - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)
• Rhett Miller and Salim Nourallah - Jammin' Java
• Rivers of Nihil, Black Fast, Dark Sermon, Ritualistic, Morning Banana Diet, and Azathoth - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]
• School of Rock - AMP (3 PM Afternoon Show)
• Spontaneous Combustion Trio, Lost Civilizations experimental music project, and Utenzil - Black Squirrel [2427 18th St NW, WDC]
• the Steel Wheels and Mipso - the Hamilton


Monday, 22 February 2016 [link to this day]

• Conservatory Project: students from the Juilliard School perform Haydn's String Quartet in B-flat Major and Mendelssohn's String Quartet in E minor - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• Cristian Perez Quintet (guitar) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Kaki King - Jammin' Java
• Leon Russell and Jefferson Grizzard - Birchmere
Madball, Coldside, Die Young, and Head of Power - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC] POSTPONED
• Mason Bates' KC Jukebox: Of Land & Sea - Kennedy Center (Theater Lab)
• Robert Cray Band - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Tuesday, 23 February 2016 [link to this day]

• Andy Frasco & the U.N. - Gypsy Sally's
• Big Sam's Funky Nation - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Daniel Lebhardt (piano): Beethoven's Piano Sonata No. 16 in G major; Tonia Ko's New Work; Liszt's Piano Sonata in B minor - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
• the DC Legendary Musicians Band with emcee/hip-hop artist Cash Jones - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Familiar Faces - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• James Hunter Six - the Hamilton
• Josh Ritter & the Royal City Band and Elephant Revival - 9:30 Club
• Juan Wauters and Baby Bry Bry - Comet Ping Pong
• R5, Ryland, and Parade of Lights - Lincoln Theatre (Sometime Last Night Tour)
• the Robert Cray Band - Birchmere
• Tinsley Ellis (blues guitar) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Vinyl Theatre & Finish Ticket and Irontom - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)


Wednesday, 24 February 2016 [link to this day]

• 1964: the Tribute - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Angela Stribling: CD Release Party - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Bell Witch, Wrekmeister Harmonies, Mother Moon, and Destroyer of Man - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• the Big Pink and the Heirs - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Bondax and Friends - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• BSQ - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Bumper Jacksons (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Cosmic Travelers feat Will Rast - Bossa
• the Electric Grandmother, Psychic Subcreatures, and the Sniffs - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Joe Jack Talcum (of the Dead Milkmen), Coolzey, and D&D Sluggers - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Joe Pug - Birchmere
• Josh Ritter & the Royal City Band and Elephant Revival - 9:30 Club
• Lee DeWyze and Wakey Wakey - Jammin' Java
• Marc Broussard, the Last Bandoleros, and Peter Aristone - the Hamilton
• Moon Hooch - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Pink Talking Fish (tribute to Pink Floyd, Talking Heads, and Phish) - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Prince vs Bowie: A Tribute Show - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Red Eyed Sinatra and Beast from the East - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• the ScottClark4tet: Bury My Heart - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• WPA: András Schiff (piano) - Strathmore (Music Center)


Thursday, 25 February 2016 [link to this day]

• Antone "Chooky" Caldwell - AMP
• Autograf and Chet Porter - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Bradley Davis Duo - Mr. Henry's Restaurant [601 Pennsylvania Ave SE, WDC]
• Cannabis Corpse, Snafu, Coagula, and Gloom - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Carrie Underwood, Easton Corbin, and the Swon Brothers - Verizon Center (the Storyteller Tour)
• Color Palette, the Kickback, and Technicians - DC9
• the Duskwhales and Yum. - Sehkraft Brewing [925 N Garfield St, Suite A, Arlington, VA]
• Gangstagrass - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Griffith Kazmierczak - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• the James Hunter Six - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Jennylee (of Warpaint), the Garden, and Facial - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Julia Holter and Circuit Des Yeux - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Kevin Gates, Young Greatness, and OG Boobie Black - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Mark Meadows & Somethin' Good - the Potter's House [1658 Columbia Rd NW, WDC]
• Marty Stuart - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Mary Ann Redmond and Paul Pfau (The Voice finalist) - IOTA Club & Café (Cancer Can Rock Benefit)
Meena's Dream - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• Melvin Seals and JGB - Baltimore SoundStage
• Naughty by Nature (25th Anniversary Tour) - Howard Theatre
• Nicolas Altstaedt (cello) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Pink Talking Fish - the Hamilton
• Roy Ayers (vibes/soul fusion) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Tedeschi Trucks Band and Jorma Kaukonen - Warner Theatre
• Trio OOO (album release show) and Organix Trio - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC]
• Ty Segall & the Muggers, CFM, and Axis: Sova - 9:30 Club
• UXO (featuring members of Unsane and Today Is the Day), Multicult, Enemy Insects, and Birth Defects - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Zomes, Oh Hang, and Soccer Team - Capital Fringe [1358-1360 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Zomes - WMUC Radio, 3130 South Campus Dining Hall (Upstairs) [College Park, MD]


Friday, 26 February 2016 [link to this day]

• Aaron L. Myers II - Mr. Henry's Restaurant [601 Pennsylvania Ave SE, WDC]
• Alexander Claffy - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Amadou Kouyate: Amadou Kouyate and the Proper SKANKS - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (Intersections Festival)
• The Band Battle - Finals - Jammin' Java
• the Black Lillies - the Hamilton
• BoomBox: Bits & Pieces Tour with Ben Silver (Orchard Lounge) - 9:30 Club (Late show - 10 PM)
• BSO: Off the Cuff - Enigma Variations - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Cannabis Corpse, Snafu, and Coagula - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]
• Cantigas: On our way to Cuba - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (Intersections Festival)
• Capitol Steps - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6:30 PM & 9 PM)
• Charm City Django Jazz Fest: Ultrafaux & Friends and Rhythm Future Quartet - Creative Alliance at the Patterson [3134 Eastern Avenue # A, Baltimore, MD]
• Cheyney Thomas - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Cold Foamers, Cat Be Damned, and High Bloom - Republic [6939 Laurel Ave, Takoma Park, MD]
• Corey Smith - Baltimore SoundStage
• District Sax Quartet: Rhythm of the City - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (Intersections Festival)
Graveyard, Spiders, and Kvelertak - 9:30 Club CONCERT IS ON 2/12/16
• Greasy Hands, Ms. Sara, and Squaring the Circle - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Itamar Zorman, violin - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Johnny Fantastic, Marshall James Kavanaugh with Erin White, Jasmine Gillison, and Genetic Outcast - the Commune [1605 15th Street NW, WDC]
• Led Zeppelin 2 (tribute band) - Fillmore Silver Spring
• the Legwarmers - State Theatre (Rescheduled from 1/22/16)
• Mathias Kaden (live) and Benoit - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Metrorail, LionoiL, Neurotic, Electric Temple, the Mind Set, Narkotonik, and Todo Mas - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• moe. and Pigeons Playing Ping Pong - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• the Moonshine Society - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Morgan Heritage & Blackalicious - Howard Theatre
• Near Northeast, Alexis VO, Skyline Hotel, Handsome Hound, and Laurel Rose - Hot Tub House [4320 8th St NW, WDC]
• NSO Pops: Broadway Today with jeremy Jordan & Betsy Wolfe - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• the Pietasters, the Combs, the Wood, and Thee Lexington Arrows - Villain & Saint [7141 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Pissed Jeans, Downtown Boys, and Homosuperior - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Potty Mouth and Stove - DC9
• Pure Prairie League & Firefall - Birchmere
• Quitter (7" Release Party), Sneaks, Tendrills, Halloween Trés, and DJ Lucas King - 5th Dimension, H& H Building [405 W. Franklin St, 5th Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Requinte Trio (from Manhattan Transfer) - AMP
• Roger Creager - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Roy Ayers (vibes/soul fusion) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Steep Canyon Rangers and Only Lonesome - 9:30 Club (Early show - 7 PM)
• Swimming in Dark Waters: Other Voices of the American Experience featuring: Rhiannon Giddens, Bhi Bhiman, and Leyla McCalla - Lisner Auditorium
• Tedeschi Trucks Band and the Honeycutters - Warner Theatre
• Tendrills, Tongue Party, Snug, and Alter - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• White Ford Bronco - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)


Saturday, 27 February 2016 [link to this day]

• 3rd Grade Friends, Penny Pistolero, and Heartside - Velvet Lounge
• Awthentik - hosted by Uncle Yank - with Aye Yo Smiley, Supa Kool Kat, Loud Cru - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Ben Tufts & Friends present a tribute to the Beatles featuring songs from Help!, Rubber Soul, and Revolver - IOTA Club & Café
• Black Masala - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (Intersections Festival)
• the Bridge - Baltimore SoundStage
• Cara Kelly & the Tell Tale, Haint Blue, Laney Jones, and Amirror - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Charm City Django Jazz Fest: Mary Alouette and the Crew & Stephane Wremble - Creative Alliance at the Patterson [3134 Eastern Avenue # A, Baltimore, MD]
• Ches Smith Trio and Angelica Sanchez Trio - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore) (Presented by Creative Differences)
• Cheyney Thomas - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Conflux: Where Indian Classical, Jazz and Classical Music Meet - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (Intersections Festival)
• Coniece Washington - Mr. Henry's Restaurant [601 Pennsylvania Ave SE, WDC]
• Dariush - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Eddie From Ohio - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Emmy the Great - DC9
• the Floozies, Russ Liquid, and Sunsquabi - 9:30 Club
• the Four Bitchin' Babes - Birchmere
• Fury of Five, All Out War, Next Step Up, Scars of Deceit, Departed, and Slow Rot - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Georgetown Gracenotes, Georgetown Phantoms, UVA Sil'hooettes - Georgetown University - Gaston Hall [3700 O St NW, WDC] (43rd Annual Cherry Tree Festival)
• the Gibson Brothers - the Hamilton
• Hand Painted Swinger - Sehkraft Brewing [925 N Garfield St, Suite A, Arlington, VA]
• Ignacio Berroa - Howard Theatre
• Jack Garratt and Kacy Hill - Rock & Roll Hotel - sold out
• John Eaton - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Jonathan Sloane Trio - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Larry Keel Experience - Gypsy Sally's
• the Legwarmers - State Theatre (Rescheduled from 1/23/16) - sold out
• Linsay Deming, Lucy Dacus, and Kaeley Pruitt-Hamm - Bathtub Republic's New Location [2511 10th Street NE, WDC]
• Lvl Up, Bad Moves, and Princess Reason - Comet Ping Pong
• moe. and Pigeons Playing Ping Pong - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• NSO Pops: Broadway Today with jeremy Jordan & Betsy Wolfe - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• The Power Hour With Shuli And Sour Shoes (from The Howard Stern Show): A night of Comedy, Music, and Impersonations - Jammin' Java (Late show - 9:30 PM)
• Rat Infested, Devolver, Sangre Inedita, Throwdown Syndicate, and Silence the Blind - Old Firestation #3 [3988 University Drive, Fairfax, VA]
• Roy Ayers (vibes/soul fusion) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Scott Miller - Jammin' Java (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• Son Little (Aaron Livingston) - the James A. Johnson Young Artist Series - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Tedeschi Trucks Band - Warner Theatre
• Thunderball - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Vanity, Semper Eadem, Loud Boyz, and Heatwave - Slash Run [201 Upshur St NW, WDC]
• Will Clarke, Billy Kenny, and Shawn Q - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)


Sunday, 28 February 2016 [link to this day]

• Bobby Muncy - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Born of Osiris, Veil of Maya, After the Burial, Erra, and Bad Omens - Baltimore SoundStage (Sumerian Records 10 Year Tour)
• BSO: Enigma Variations - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Calder Quartet: Andrew Norman's Sabina from The Companion Guide to Rome; Janacek's String Quartet No. 2 "Intimate Letters"; Beethoven's String Quartet No. 12 - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater - 2 PM)
• Crys Matthews, Eric Scott, and Ashley Phillips - Jammin' Java (Rescheduled from 1/24/16)
• Domingues and Kane: Gut + Voltage: Viola da Gamba and Electronics in Synthesis - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (4:30 PM Show - Intersections Festival)
• Dronez, Mauler, Claw, and An Invitation (members of Satans Satyrs) - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• EcoSono / Matthew Burtner / Rita Dove: The Ceiling Floats Away - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (Intersections Festival)
Editors - 9:30 Club CANCELLED
• Great Good Fine OK - Rock & Roll Hotel
• John Kocur Presents: Jazz Meets Irish Music - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (Intersections Festival)
• the Laurie Berkner Band - Lincoln Theatre (3 PM Show)
• Los Lobos - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 5 PM & 8 PM)
• Mark Russell - Birchmere
• the Miss Lonelys (last show ever), the Milestones, Martian Architect, and the Random Theory - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• NSO Family Concert: Let's Remix the Classix! With Christylez Bacon, Wytold, and conductor Steven Reineke - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall - 2 PM & 4 PM)
• Opera on Tap, DC Metro: Opera on Tap presents: We got 99 problems but a pitch ain't one - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (Intersections Festival)
• Roy Ayers (vibes/soul fusion) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Shadowboxers - the Hamilton
• Steven Osborne (piano) - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Strictly Bizness - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
The Clara Barton Sessions - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)


Monday, 29 February 2016 [link to this day]

• Future, Ty Dolla $ign, and Lil Donald - Fillmore Silver Spring (the Purple Reign Tour) - sold out
• Gaelic Storm - Birchmere
• Herb Alpert & Lani Hall - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
Janet Jackson: Unbreakable World Tour - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena) POSTPONED TO 8/14/16
• Joey Cook (American Idol finalist) and Lovecats (duo from the Dharma Initiative) - IOTA Club & Café
• Johnnyswim - 9:30 Club
• Radiation City and Deep Sea Diver - DC9
• Spencer Branch (Martha and Kilby Spencer) - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)


Tuesday, 1 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Bullet For My Valentine, Asking Alexandria, and While She Sleeps - Fillmore Silver Spring
• CeeLo Green - Howard Theatre
• David Cook - Jammin' Java
• Gaelic Storm - Birchmere
• Herb Alpert & Lani Hall - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Highly Suspect And the Kids, And the Kids, and Audiodamn - Black Cat (Backstage)
Janet Jackson: Unbreakable World Tour - Verizon Center POSTPONED TO 8/9/16
• Jesse Cook - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Laney Jones & the Spirits - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Lil Durk and Lil Tae - Baltimore SoundStage
• the Lone Bellow and Escondido - 9:30 Club
• Out of Your Head - Improvised and Experimental Music Collective - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Patty Griffin, Sara Watkins, & Anias Mitchell - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Titus Andronicus and Craig Finn - Ottobar (Baltimore)


Wednesday, 2 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Coheed & Cambria, Glassjaw, and Silver Snakes - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC]
• Communion - Jammin' Java
• Gaelic Storm - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Highly Suspect And the Kids - Baltimore SoundStage
• International Guitar Night - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Joe Vetter Quartet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Swmrs and the Frights - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Wolfmother and Deap Vally - 9:30 Club
• Wynonna & the Big Noise: Stories & Song w/ Tim & Myles Thompson - Birchmere


Thursday, 3 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Big Daddy Love - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Blueheart Revival (deluxe edition CD release show), Ron Holloway, and the Colin Thompson Band - IOTA Club & Café
• Color Palette - American Art Museum [Eighth and F Streets NW, WDC] (Luce Unplugged - 5:30 PM)
• the Eddie Lounge Reunion Show - AMP
• Gaelic Storm - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Goodnite Neverland, the Boas, and Up All Night - Jammin' Java
• International Guitar Night - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Jack & Jack and Daya - Fillmore Silver Spring
• JJ Rupp - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
Natalie Cole - Strathmore (Music Center) CANCELLED
• Pat Green and Randy Rogers Band - Lincoln Theatre
• Q Commons - Jammin' Java
• Rachelle Ferrell - Birchmere
• Stanley Jordan (solo guitar/piano) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Tale of Us - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• the Twins Jazz Orchestra - Twins Jazz (8 PM Only)
• Walter Martin (of the Walkmen), Near Northeast, and the Plate Scrapers - the Hamilton (Kingman Island Bluegrass & Folk Festival Kickoff)
• We Were Pirates (record release), Me & Karen, and Color Palette - Black Cat (Backstage)
• the Weeks and Tristan - DC9
• Y&T and D.M.K. - Baltimore SoundStage


Friday, 4 March 2016 [link to this day]

• the 9 Songwriter Series - the 16th Street Music House [6509 16th St NW, WDC]
• the Alternate Routes - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Au Revoir, Bear Girl, ShowPony, This City Called Earth - Baxter Building [DIY space in Wheaton, MD]
• Aztec Sun, Staycation (formerly B Side Shuffle), and Shining Blade Theory - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Blame Canada (Rush tribute) - State Theatre (Rescheduled from 2/12/16)
Breakin' Even Fest: Loud Boyz, Lilac Daze, Collide,r Curse Words, the Mauls - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC]
• Capital City Symphony/Go-Go Symphony: Go-Go Symphony - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (Intersections Festival)
• Click (reunion), 51 Peg (reunion), Black Angel Down, Pimpdaddy Longstockin' (reunion), and Spinebelt (reunion) - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Cristian Perez Quintet: South American Jazz - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (Intersections Festival)
• Diarrhea Planet, Ratboile, and Schroeder - Baltimore SoundStage
• Downtown Boys, Sheer Mag, Big Mouth, and Aguirre's Dogs - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Drive-By Truckers - 9:30 Club
• Exit Dust, Firewalker, D.O.C., I.C.E., and Kombat - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Flenco Vivo: Poema de Andalucía - Strathmore (Music Center)
• A Great Big World and Secret Weapons - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Harold Melvin's Blue Notes - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Haywyre - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Honeyhoney and Caroline Rose - the Hamilton
• Iron Chic, Whiff, Canker Blossom, City Limits, and Logan Carpenter - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Kohoutek, Jeff Lederer, Boat Burning, and Bonnie Kane - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]
• Kurt Vile & the Violators and Spacin' - Ottobar (Baltimore) - sold out
• Leon Bridges - France-Merrick Performing Arts Center / Hippodrome [12 N Eutaw St, Baltimore, MD]
• the Moonshine Society - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Night Watch Paradox: Magnificent Machines and Astonishing Tales - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (Intersections Festival)
• the Offering, Sequels, and Oh He Dead - Velvet Lounge
• Positive Force Presents: a first Friday benefit concert - St. Stephen & the Incarnation Episcopal Church
• the Prahns, Moral Hangover, Bawdy Bohemians, and Menage A Garage - Bossa
• Rachelle Ferrell - Birchmere
• Stanley Jordan (solo guitar/piano) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Steve Forbert (Compromised album release concert) - Jammin' Java
• Taake, Young And In the Way, Vattnet Viskar, Bastard Sapling, and Cemetery Piss - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Tim Whalen Septet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)


Saturday, 5 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Adam Lambert and Alex Newell - Lincoln Theatre - sold out
• Brad Linde: Roger Over and OUT! - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (Intersections Festival)
Breakin' Even Fest: Iron Chic, Timeshares, Slingshot Dakota, the Rememberables, American Television, Brick Top, Railsplitter, Oklahoma Car Crash - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC]
• BSO: Brahms' German Requiem - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Buckwheat Zydeco - the Hamilton
• Chris Smither - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Come to Grief, DOC, Ilsa, and Musket Hawk - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Common Kings and Tomorrows Bad Seeds - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Conflux: Where Indian Classical, Jazz and Classical Music Meet - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (4 PM Show - Intersections Festival)
• Drive-By Truckers - 9:30 Club
• Exquisite Ghana Ball featuring Rison Anthony & Disastrous the African King - Howard Theatre
• Harmony Sweepstakes A Cappella Festival - Birchmere
• the Legwarmers - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Lily & Madeleine and Shannon Hayden - Jammin' Java
• Lloyd Dobler Effect - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Louis the Child and Dirty Chocolate - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• MC Chris, Nathan Anderson, and Cowabunga Pizza Time - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Nag Champa, Abdu Ali, Elon with Dylijens, Br'er, and DJ Ayes Cold - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Prince Rama, Time Is Fire, and Sister Mid9ight - Comet Ping Pong
• Quilt - DC9
• Rachelle Ferrell - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Slayer, Testament, and Carcass - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Stanley Jordan (solo guitar/piano) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Starcrush - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Theologian, T.O.M.B., Snakefeast, Darsombra, and the Owls Are Not What They Seem - TheDepot Baltimore [1728 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Tim Whalen Septet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Trifilio Tango Trio: A Tango of Two Cities - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (Intersections Festival)
• Washington Balalaika Society: From Russia with Love: The Art of the Russian Folk Orchestra - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (2:30 PM Show - Intersections Festival)
• Wayne "The Train" Hancock - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Zuli and Seán Croft - 6th & I (Downstairs)


Sunday, 6 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Annapolis Symphony Orchestra - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)
• Buckwheat Zydeco - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Goldfish - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Great on Paper - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• the Hip Abduction - the Hamilton
• Jordi Savall (viol) - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Laughing Man, Shilpa Ray, and Shirt/Pants - Milhouse [453 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Members of the Philadelphia Orchestra - Wolf Trap (the Barns - Rescheduled from 1/24/16)
• Migos - Fillmore Silver Spring
• The Musical Box (an exclusive authorized by Peter Gabriel, recreation fo Genesis Selling England By the Pound) - Howard Theatre
• Phonic Wrinkle: Vintage Divergence - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (Intersections Festival)
• Prince Rama, Chiffon, Blacksage, and Amythsx - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Quantic - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
• Ra Ra Riot - 9:30 Club
• Rivers of Nihil, Dark Sermon, Waking the Monolith, Crawling Manifest, Exemptus, Emerge a Tyrant, On Wings of Hope, and Azathoth - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Rubix Kube (80s tribute) - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Stanley Jordan (solo guitar/piano) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Star & Micey - Jammin' Java
• Vicente Amigo - Lincoln Theatre
• Washington Area Theatre Community Honors (WATCH) Awards Show - Birchmere
• the Wild Kratts Live - DAR Constitution Hall (Two shows - 2 PM & 6 PM)
• William Brent & Noah Getz: StreamStretch - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (Intersections Festival)


Monday, 7 March 2016 [link to this day]

• All Dogs, Florist, and Snail Mail - Comet Ping Pong
• Cool People and Eureka California - Galaxy Hut
• Diet Cig, Kississippi, Honduras, and Princess Reason - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Dougie Poole and Cigarette - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Geoff Tate's Operation: Mindcrime (original lead singer of Queensryche) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Sons of an Illustrious Father - DC9
• Super City, Nudie Suits, and Vita & the Woolf - 5th Dimension, H& H Building [405 W. Franklin St, 5th Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Troye Sivan and Shamir - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Vienna Mozart Orchestra - Strathmore (Music Center)


Tuesday, 8 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Bag Raiders and Plastic Plates - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Blank Mass and Br'er - DC9
• Blessthefall, Miss May I, the Plot in You, Sirens & Sailors, and A War Within - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Dave Klinger, Vita & the Woolf, Super City, and Louis Weeks - Bathtub Republic's New Location [2511 10th Street NE, WDC]
• Glenn Hughes with special guests JoAnne Shaw Taylor & Jared James Nichols - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Jesse Cook - Birchmere
• Rain: A Tribute to the Beatles - Warner Theatre
• Rndm and Parker Gispert - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Rob Crow's Gloomy Place and Palm - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Somos, Petal, the Superweaks, and the Rememberables - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Tonight Alive, Set It Off, the Ready Set, and SayWeCanFly - Baltimore SoundStage
• Troye Sivan and Shamir - 9:30 Club - sold out


Wednesday, 9 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Bermuda, Demolisher, Animals, Dregs, Bereave, and Nemesis - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Big Ups, Washer, and Polyon - Comet Ping Pong
• Cassandra Allen (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Leo Kottke - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Metric and Joywave - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Miike Snow and Beau - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Porches, Alex G, and Your Friend - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Rain: A Tribute to the Beatles - Warner Theatre
• Secrets, Palisades, Too Close to Touch, and Picturesque - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• State Champs, Neck Deep, Knuckle Puck, and Like Pacific - Baltimore SoundStage


Thursday, 10 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Austin Lounge Lizards - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Boyz II Men - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Brad Roberts (Crash Test Dummies) - Jammin' Java
• Conan, Serial Hawk, Fortress, and Faith in Jane - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Deer Tick (Acoustic) and Mutual Benefit - 6th & I
• Eerie Wanda, Protect-U, and Andrew Bernstein - Capital Fringe [1358-1360 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Hinds - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Jessie James Decker and Temecula Road - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Kneedelus - AMP
• Leo Kottke - Birchmere
• Luke Rathborne, Alex Calder, and Joy Again - DC9
• Machine Girl, Sir E.U., Trilogy, Nobudy, and Pushaboy - The Cuts [basement of 511 Gresham Place NW, WDC]
• Mark Farner (formerly of Grand Funk Railroad - Howard Theatre
• Mass Gothic and Sunflower Bean - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Mischa Bouvier (baritone) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Nick Carter - Baltimore SoundStage
• Owel, Dreamcatcher, Body Thief, and Honeytomb - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Patty Larkin & Jonatha Brooke - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Radar, Capitol Offender, and Golden Sombrero - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Shearwater and Cross Record - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Twiddle and Litz - 9:30 Club (Late show - 10 PM)


Friday, 11 March 2016 [link to this day]

• the 19th Street Band - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Andrew Bernstein, Anna & Elizabeth, Tigue, and Alpenglow - 5th Dimension, H& H Building [405 W. Franklin St, 5th Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Ariel Quartet - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Ben Caplan, Mail the Horse, and the Royal Wigs - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Bukkake Party Tonight, the Alements, and Widows Watch - Metropolitan Kitchen & Lounge [169 West Street, Annapolis, MD]
• Clones of Clones and Wyland - IOTA Club & Café
• Corey Harris: Rasta Blues Experience - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• F*cking Invincible, Die Choking, Old Lines, Knife Hits, and Neck Breather - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• French Horn Rebellion, Mystery Skulls, and Deidre & the Dark - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC]
• Here Come the Mummies - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Kathy Mattea: Acoustic Living Room - Birchmere
• Major & the Cutbacks and the Congress - the Hamilton
• Mount Moriah - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Nap Eyes and Cian Nugent - DC9
• Pinkwash, Hemlines, Mirror Motives, and Valencia - St. Stephen & the Incarnation Episcopal Church
• Railroad Earth - 9:30 Club
• Rogue Collective - MLK Library [901 G St NW, WDC] (12 PM Show)
• Saosin featuring Anthony Green - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Satisfaction (Rolling Stones tribute) - State Theatre
• the Snails (members of Future Islands), 83 Cutlass, and Other Colors - Comet Ping Pong
• Sub-Radio (album release show), Swell Daze, and Tandem North - Jammin' Java (Early show - 6 PM)
• Tribute to Charlie Byrd - AMP
• Unity (a 311 Day Tribute) - Jammin' Java (Late show - 9:30 PM)


Saturday, 12 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Almost Queen (Queen tribute) - State Theatre
• BSO: All Beethoven - Strathmore (Music Center)
• BSO: Peter & the Wolf - Strathmore (Music Center - 11 AM & 1 PM)
• Corey Harris: Rasta Blues Experience - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Deceased, Rat Infested, and Lifetime Sh!tlist - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Eil Paperboy Reed - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Ethereal Heathen, Abaiser, Clergy, Elagabalus, and Skitchrist - Guido's Speakeasy [543 N Market St, Frederick, MD]
• Euphonism (D1AM0NDS release show) - Gala Hispanic Theatre [3333 14th St NW, WDC]
• Gay Men's Chorus of Washington presents: Boots, Class, & Sass - Lincoln Theatre
• Great Noise Ensemble: DANCEWORKS - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Greg Dulli and Derrick Brown - 6th & I
• Janel & Anthony, Super Silver Haze, and John Ingle / Dan Joseph Duo - Capital Fringe [1358-1360 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Johnny & the Headhunters - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Keigh Sweat, Blackstreet, Tank, Jagged Edge, and MC Lyte - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena) (Baltimore Spring Fest)
Let's Dance the Tour 2016: Silento, ILoveMemphis (F/K/A/Iheart), We Are Toonz, Dlow, 99 Percent - DAR Constitution Hall
• Marco Bailey - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Noisem, Cloud Rat, Sangharsha, Sunrot, Inertia, and Musket Hawk - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore) (Travis's Birthday - Free Show)
• Pittsburgh's Own Joe Grushecky & the Houserockers - Jammin' Java
• Railroad Earth - 9:30 Club
• Rob Crow's Gloomy Place (feat. Rob Crow of Pinback), the Convocation, and Quattracenta - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Ruut (with String Quartet Invoke) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (All-Ages Matinee)
Shamrock Fest 2016: Dropkick Murphys, Flogging Molly, Vanilla Ice, and more TBA - RFK Stadium Festival Grounds [2400 E. Capital Street, WDC]
• theVIPs - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Tribute to Charlie Byrd - AMP
• Wanda Jackson - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• White Ford Bronco - Rock & Roll Hotel (Two shows - 8 PM & 11:30 PM)
• William Clark Green - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• the Word Alive, Fit for a King, and Out Came the Wolves - Baltimore SoundStage


Sunday, 13 March 2016 [link to this day]

2016 Janus Fest (2-Piece showcase): Obsidian Tongue, the Exponentials, Bedroom Rehab Corp, the Stops, Night Raids, Alcoholicaust, Black Blizzard, Saddle of Centaur, Ostrov, Boys Don't Cry, Drone Theory, Uncle Buck, Black Breath - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore) (Rescheduled from 1/23/16)
• Capital City Symphony: Haunted Topography, Heavenly Life - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Christopher Park (piano) - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Cloud Rat, Gouge Away, Wet Brain, Claw, and Bidet - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Corey Harris: Rasta Blues Experience - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Jerry Doublas presents the Earls of Leicester - Birchmere
• Les Butcherettes and the Dead Ships - DC9
• Lizz Wright - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Marian McLaughlin (with Ethan Foote & Katie Weissman) and Ilana Alazzeh & Omar Pitras Waqar - Bathtub Republic's New Location [2511 10th Street NE, WDC]
• the Max Levine Ensemble, Worriers, and Thin Lips - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Metric and Joywave - Fillmore Silver Spring
Rock & Worship Roadshow: Newsboys, Jeremy Camp, Mandisa - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena)
• Sirona, Silent on Fifth Street, Polarity, Alukah, and Perihelion - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)


Monday, 14 March 2016 [link to this day]

• DAWN - DC9
• Lizz Wright and Maia Sharp - Birchmere
• Matt Andersen & the Bona Fide - Jammin' Java
• Rachel Platten and Eric Hutchinson - 9:30 Club


Tuesday, 15 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Brian Fallon & the Crowes - 9:30 Club
• Joey Muha, Elijah Stavely, Cowabunga Pizza Time, and Existential - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• John 5 - State Theatre
• John Mayall - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Oneohtrix Point Never - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Out of Your Head - Improvised and Experimental Music Collective - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Susan Alcorn and Ian McColm + Nate Scheible (cassette release) - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC]
• Tal Wilkenfeld - Birchmere
• Tiger Army - Baltimore SoundStage
• Trixie Whitley - Rock & Roll Hotel


Wednesday, 16 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Foxing, O'Brother, Tancred, and Adjy - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Goldlink X Sango - 9:30 Club
• Have Mercy and A Will Away - DC9
• John Mayall - the Hamilton
• Mayday Parade, the Maine, and Better Off - Baltimore SoundStage
• Tinashe and Ryan Hemsworth - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Wild Adriatic - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Yamato: the Drummers of Japan - Lincoln Theatre
• Young Dubliners and John Byrne Band - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Thursday, 17 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Abbath, High on Fire, Skeletonwitch, and Tribulation - Baltimore SoundStage (the Decibel Magazine Tour 2016)
• AC/DC - Verizon Center (Rock Or Bust World Tour)
• Alan Kelly Gang - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• BSO: Yuri Termiraknov Returns - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Congressional Chorus- Tinseltown: A Hollywood Cabaret - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Cowboy Mouth and Dinglebery Dynasty - 9:30 Club
• Dwele - Birchmere
• J. Roddy Walston & the Business - Rock & Roll Hotel
• J. Roddy Walston & the Business - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Keith Sweat - Howard Theatre
• Meche Korrect - DC Public Library, Deanwood [1350 49th St NE, WDC]
• Raindeer, Big Quiet, the Rememberables, and Princess Reason - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Ricky Nelson Remembered starring Matthew & Gunnar Nelson - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Steve Antosca Ensemble - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (6 PM & 7:15 PM)
• Take 5! Americans in Paris, with the Danielle Wertz Quintet - American Art Museum [Eighth and F Streets NW, WDC]
• They Might Be Giants - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• the Twins Jazz Orchestra - Twins Jazz (8 PM Only)
• Underhill Rose - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Young Dubliners - the Hamilton
• Yung Lean - Fillmore Silver Spring


Friday, 18 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Academy of St. Martin in the Fields with Joshua Bell - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Big O & Dukes Live! - Jammin' Java - sold out
• Brent & Co. - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Chris Conz & Luca Sestak - AMP
• Congressional Chorus- Tinseltown: A Hollywood Cabaret - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Cory Morrow - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Dwele - Baltimore SoundStage
• Galactic and the Bright Light Social Hour - 9:30 Club
• the Hackensaw Boys - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Hoodie Allen, Superduperkyle, and Black Bear - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Indigo Girls and Phil Cook - Lincoln Theatre (Rescheduled from 1/25/16) - sold out
• JJ Grey & Mofro and David Ramirez - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Keith Sweat - Howard Theatre
• Marshall Crenshaw & the Bottle Rockets - Birchmere (Rescheduled from 1/22/16)
• Mischief Brew, Scum Again, Gallows Band, and Ezra's Dead - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Miss Tess & the Talkbacks and the Bumper Jacksons - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• the North Country, My Son Bison, and Sean Barna - Comet Ping Pong
• Peter White (guitar/smooth) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Rangda (Ben Chasny, Chris Corsano, Richard Bishop) and Craig Bowen - Joe Squared [33 West North Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Shumaun, Brave, Channel Volatile, and Spellborne - Fat Tuesday's [10673 Braddock Road, Fairfax, VA]
• Slow Down Tommy and Bellwether Bayou - Casa Fulano [1654 Irving St NW, WDC]
• the SteelDrivers - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Sun & Flesh, Alluvion, Walkabout, Since Antarctica, the Radiographers, and the Ballroom Crisis - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• ZOSO (Led Zeppelin tribute) - State Theatre


Saturday, 19 March 2016 [link to this day]

• America - Birchmere
• Basura, Azathoth, Amara, and Death Penalty - Old Firestation #3 [3988 University Drive, Fairfax, VA]
• Bobby Thompson & Friends (featuring Ron Holloway) and Bryan Elijan Smith - IOTA Club & Café
• Borracho, King Dead, and Rob Queen Band - Guido's Speakeasy [543 N Market St, Frederick, MD]
• Christopher Paul Stelling - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Congressional Chorus- Tinseltown: A Hollywood Cabaret - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Cowboy Mouth - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen and Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley - the Hamilton
• Galactic and the Bright Light Social Hour - 9:30 Club
• Gay Men's Chorus of Washington presents: Boots, Class, & Sass - Lincoln Theatre (Two shows - 2 PM & 7 PM)
• Kirk Franklin - Warner Theatre
• My Brightest Diamond - AMP
• A Newmyer Flyer Tribute to The Everly Brothers feat. David & Ginger Kitchen, Jelly Roll Mortals, Ruthie & the Wranglers, the Lofgren Brothers, Willie Barry - Jammin' Java
• the Obsessives, Yours Are the Only Ears, Broken Beak, and Keeper - Above the Bayou [2521 Pennsylvania Ave NW #3, WDC]
• Peter White (guitar/smooth) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Puff Pieces, Jack on Fire, Nice Breeze, and Escape-ism - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC]
• Royal Comedy Tour - DAR Constitution Hall
• Shartel & Hume - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• the Snails - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Throwdown Syndicate (EP Release show), Bound By the Grave, Malicious Intent, and ZFL - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Tortoise and Mind Over Mirrors - Black Cat (Mainstage)


Sunday, 20 March 2016 [link to this day]

• America - Birchmere
• Carly Rae Jepsen and Cardiknox - Baltimore SoundStage (Gimme Love Tour)
• Congressional Chorus- Tinseltown: A Hollywood Cabaret - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Don Ross - Jammin' Java (2 PM Afternoon Show)
• Earthless - DC9
• Erin Harpe & the Delta Swingers - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (All-Ages Matinee)
• Gay Men's Chorus of Washington presents: Boots, Class, & Sass - Lincoln Theatre (2 PM Show)
• Gypsy Wisdom - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• the Hard Travelers - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Jackopierce - the Hamilton
• MCYO of Strathmore: Efflorescence - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM & 7 PM)
• Mid-Atlantic Bluegrass Band Contest - AMP
• Moros, Krieg, Cape of Bats, and Elagabalus - Asian Taste Restaurant [916 W 36th St, Baltimore, MD]
• the Oak Ridge Boys - Wolf Trap (the Barns - 2 PM & 7 PM)
• Peter White (guitar/smooth) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Rocket Summer - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Sanbox Percussion/Amphion Quartet - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)


Monday, 21 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Andra Day - 6th & I
• Bachelor Boys Band - IOTA Club & Café
• Ben Ottewell (Gomez) - Jammin' Java
• Big Bad Voodoo Daddy - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Hippie Sabotage - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Lake Street Dive and the Suffers - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Mac Sabbath and Gateway to Hell - Baltimore SoundStage
• Mangchi and Kid Koala - DC9


Tuesday, 22 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Big Bad Voodoo Daddy - Birchmere
• Bill Payne & Jim Lauderdale - the Hamilton
• Lake Street Dive and Margaret Glaspy - 9:30 Club
• Marc Broussard - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Pure Disgust, Masti, and Kombat - Chill Factory [5003 13st NW at Farragut St, WDC]
• Rihanna and Travis Scott - Verizon Center
• We the Kings, AJR, She Is We, and Elena Coats & Brothers James - Baltimore SoundStage


Wednesday, 23 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Bill Payne (of Little Feat) & Jim Lauderdale - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Cassandra Allen (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Destroyer of Man, R.I.P., and Tower - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Johnny Clegg - Lisner Auditorium
• Mark O'Connor's "American Classics Duo" feat. Maggie O'Connor - Jammin' Java
• Pusha T, Lil Bibby, and G Herbo - 9:30 Club
• Shovels & Rope - Birchmere
• Silverstein, Being As an Ocean, Emarosa, Coldrain, and Rarity - Howard Theatre
• Sweater Weather - Bossa
• Swings, Zula, Leapling, and Very Fresh - Bathtub Republic's New Location [2511 10th Street NE, WDC]


Thursday, 24 March 2016 [link to this day]

• 96 Ghosts, Cutters, and Basement Beer - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Aaron Lee Tasjan - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Anat Cohen Quartet - AMP
• Athame, Throaat, and Vermord - TheDepot Baltimore [1728 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Dreamers and Arkells - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Emily West - Birchmere (Rescheduled from 5/5/15 and 10/9/15 and 1/23/16)
• the Expendables, Passafire, and Edjacated Phools - Baltimore SoundStage
• Field Music and the Effects - DC9
• G. Love & Special Sauce - 9:30 Club
• Herb Scott Quartet - the Potter's House [1658 Columbia Rd NW, WDC]
• Kevin Eubanks (solo guitar) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Lysol, Bib, Homosuperior, and Claw - Asian Taste Restaurant [916 W 36th St, Baltimore, MD]
• Natalia LaFourcade - Lincoln Theatre (Rescheduled from 10/22/15)
• the Peking Acrobats - Strathmore (Music Center)
• R. Ring (featuring Kelley Deal), Olivia Mancini, and Flesh Wounds - IOTA Club & Café
• the Second City - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Steal the Sky - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Ward-Kong Duo - Strathmore (Mansion)


Friday, 25 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Altan - Birchmere
• Astronauts Etc, Harriet Brown, and Baby Bry Bry - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC]
• Better Off Dead - Jammin' Java
• Big Chimney - IOTA Club & Café
• the Cruddy Crankerz, Josie McQueen, Mayors of Marble Falls, District Sky Punch, the Anti-Social Collective, Monobeat, and Burnt Seeds - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Food Not Bombs Benefit Show - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Hijokaidan, Avandoned, Doravideo + Jeff Carey, the Great Triangle, TT the Artist, Birth Defects, Psycho Egyptian, Eu1ogy, Johnny Appleseed, Cyrus, and Nullspace - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Jukebox the Ghost and the Family Crest - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Justin Trawick & the Common Good - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Kevin Eubanks (solo guitar) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Kindred the Family Soul - Birchmere
• Lawrence Brownlee, tenor - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Like Moths to Flames, Ice Nine Kills, Make Them Suffer, and Light Up the Sky - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Rokia Traoré and Sinkane - Lisner Auditorium
• Shovels & Rope - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) - sold out
• Square Peg Round Hole, Ricky Eat Acid, and Us & Us Only - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Steve'n'Seagulls and Great Peacock - DC9
• Tom, Hanks and Orchester Prazevica - Capital Fringe [1358-1360 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• TT the Artist, Hijokaidan, Avandoned, Doravideo + Jeff Carey, the Great Triangle, Birth (Defects), Eu1ogy, and Johnny Appleseed - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Vance Joy, Blind Pilot, and Jamie Lawson - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Yellow Dubmarine, Start Making Sense, and Sloan Trio - Fillmore Silver Spring


Saturday, 26 March 2016 [link to this day]

Aca-Challenge 2016: the District, All Natural, Catch22, Redline, the Overtones, and Sharp Attitude, plus performances by 2015 winners Vox Pop and the Alexandria Harmonizers - Lincoln Theatre
• Bells & Hunters, Chess Club Romeos, and Oh He Dead - IOTA Club & Café
• Bonnie Raitt and the California Honeydrops - Kennedy Center
• Cleve Francis - Birchmere
• David Wilcox - Jammin' Java
• the Family Crest - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Garden State Radio - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Grey March and Plow - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Jonathan Sloane Trio - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• José González and yMusic - Lisner Auditorium
• Kevin Eubanks (solo guitar) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Kevin Garrett - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC]
• Loston Harris - AMP
• the Most Beautiful Losers, the Lovebug Junkies, and Bill & the Paxtons - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Musiq Soulchild - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 7 PM & 10 PM)
• Mutemath - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Red Baraat's Festival of Colors - the Hamilton
• the Second City - Wolf Trap (the Barns - 7 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Smithjackson - Gypsy Sally's (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Sonata Arctica, Delain, Omnislash, and A Sound of Thunder - Baltimore SoundStage
• Stick Figure, Fortunate Youth, and Raging Fyah - U St Music Hall (Early show - 5 PM)
• Teamster, Holdfast, Consumed with Hatred, and Genosha - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Vance Joy, Blind Pilot, and Jamie Lawson - 9:30 Club - sold out
• the Who (The Who Hits 50! Tour) - Verizon Center (Rescheduled from 11/1/15)


Sunday, 27 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Kevin Eubanks (solo guitar) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Lalah Hathaway - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 5 PM & 8 PM) - sold out
• Richard Goode (piano) - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Savages - 9:30 Club


Monday, 28 March 2016 [link to this day]

• the Ann Wilson Thing - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Intronaut, the Ocean, Scale the Summit, and North - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Melanie Martinez and Alvarez Kings - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Musiq Soulchild - Birchmere
• Ruby Amanfu - Jammin' Java


Tuesday, 29 March 2016 [link to this day]

• the Ann Wilson Thing - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Basia Bulat and Twin Limb - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Bedroom Community: Whale Watching Tour 2016 - Lisner Auditorium
• Canker Blossom, Compute Class, Melon Farmers, and Clockbreaker - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Junior Boys, Jessy Lanza, and Borys - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Kimock - the Hamilton
• Musiq Soulchild - Birchmere


Wednesday, 30 March 2016 [link to this day]

• Black Violin - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Chad Valley, Blackbird Blackbird, and Brett - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Chon, Polyphia, and Strawberry Girls - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Goapele - Birchmere
• Skizzy Mars and Kool John & P-Lo - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Unwritten Law, Fenix Tx, the Great Heights Band, and Suck Brick Kid - Baltimore SoundStage


Thursday, 31 March 2016 [link to this day]

• 4 Generations of Miles: Jimmy Cobb, Mike Stern, Sonny Fortune, & Buster Williams - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Archgoat, Valkyrja, Hellfire Deathcult, and Murrum - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Black Violin - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• BSO: Broadway Divas - Strathmore (Music Center)
• the DMAs - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Guy Mintus Trio: Adventurous Originals - Capital Fringe [1358-1360 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Keb' Mo' Band with Gerald Albright - Birchmere
• Laurence Juber - Jammin' Java
• Logic and Dizzy Wright - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC]
• Natural Velvet, Split Feet, Daylight Robbery, and Pellars - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Sayaka Shoji (violin) with Ryo Yanagitani (piano) - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• the Smith Street Band, Hard Girls, and Worriers - DC9
• St. Germain - 9:30 Club
• Tito Puente Jr. - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Tom Rush - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Turkuaz & Kung Fu - the Hamilton
• the Twins Jazz Orchestra - Twins Jazz (8 PM Only)


Friday, 1 April 2016 [link to this day]

• 4 Generations of Miles: Jimmy Cobb, Mike Stern, Sonny Fortune, & Buster Williams - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Anoushka Shankar - Lisner Auditorium
• Autolux - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Bob Schneider and Karen Jonas - Birchmere
• Chad & Jeremy - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Charlie Puth - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Datsik - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Disturbed and Nonpoint - Baltimore SoundStage - sold out
• Festival of Laughs with Mike Epps, Tony Rock, Bruce Bruce, and Tommy Davidson - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena)
• the Infamous Stringdusters (feat. Nicki Bluhm) and Della Mae - 9:30 Club
• Magic Bus featuring Tender Polman & Brian Goddard - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Metropolitan Opera: Rising Stars Concert Series - Strathmore (Music Center)
SingStrongDC 2016: Lineup TBA - South Lakes High School [11400 South Lakes Drive, Reston, VA]
• Southern Troubadours in the Round featuring Ruthie Foster, Paul Thorn, and Joe Ely - the Hamilton
• Tijuana Panthers - Comet Ping Pong


Saturday, 2 April 2016 [link to this day]

• 4 Generations of Miles: Jimmy Cobb, Mike Stern, Sonny Fortune, & Buster Williams - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Andy Mineo and Propaganda - Baltimore SoundStage
• Brent & Co. - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Carrie Rodriguez - Historic Avalon Theatre [40 East Dover St, Easton, MD]
• Heather Nova - Jammin' Java (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• Hiromi the Trio Project featuring Simon Phillips & Anthony Jackson - Howard Theatre
• the Infamous Stringdusters (feat. Nicki Bluhm) and Paper Bird - 9:30 Club
• Joe Satriani: from Surfing to Shockwave - Lincoln Theatre
• Judah & the Lion - the Hamilton
• Laura Gibson and Erin & the Wildfire - IOTA Club & Café
• Murphy's Law, Ache, Copstabber, Unabomber, and the Screws - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• National Philharmonic: Haydn's Lord Nelson Mass - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Occultation, Zud, Mome, Helgamite, and Seasick Gladiator - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Rüfüs Du Sol - U St Music Hall (Late show - 11 PM)
• Robert Klein - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Sean Watkins - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
SingStrongDC 2016: Lineup TBA - South Lakes High School [11400 South Lakes Drive, Reston, VA]
• Tobacco and Lord Raja - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Tom Rush - Birchmere
• UrbanArias: AFTER LIFE/JOSEPHINE - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]


Sunday, 3 April 2016 [link to this day]

• 4 Generations of Miles: Jimmy Cobb, Mike Stern, Sonny Fortune, & Buster Williams - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals and Christopher Paul Stelling - 9:30 Club
• Carrie Rodriguez - Jammin' Java (the Sacred Heart Tour)
• Judy Collins - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 4:30 PM & 7:30 PM)
• Laura Stevenson and Chris Farren - Black Cat (Backstage)
• the Million Dollar Quartet - Warner Theatre (Two shows - 3 PM & 7:30 PM)
• National Philharmonic: Haydn's Lord Nelson Mass - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)
• Riders in the Sky - Birchmere
SingStrongDC 2016: Lineup TBA - South Lakes High School [11400 South Lakes Drive, Reston, VA]
• Tides of Man, Icarus the Owl, Covet with Yvette Young, Body Thief, In Your Memory, Mother Moon, Valleys in Autumn, and Sideshow Cinema - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore) (Early show - doors at 5 PM)
• UrbanArias: AFTER LIFE/JOSEPHINE - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (2 PM Show)
• Valentin Uryupin & Stanislav Khristenko (clarinet & piano) - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Young Fathers - Rock & Roll Hotel


Monday, 4 April 2016 [link to this day]

• Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals and Christopher Paul Stelling - 9:30 Club
• Gina Sobel - IOTA Club & Café
• Heather Nova - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Tuesday, 5 April 2016 [link to this day]

• Andrew Bird - 9:30 Club
• Ed Schrader's Music Beat, Jail, Wimps, and Abroad - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Ken Vandermark, Tim Daisy, Christof Kurzmann, and Jasper Stadhouders - with Anthony Pirog Ensemble - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC]
• Kris Allen (Letting You In tour) - the Hamilton
• the Old 97s - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Santana - Warner Theatre
• Yo La Tengo - Baltimore SoundStage


Wednesday, 6 April 2016 [link to this day]

• Aoife O'Donovan - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Cloud Cult - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Daughter - 9:30 Club
• Dirty Dishes and What Moon Things - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC]
• Jake Hurwitz & Amir Bluenfeld - If I Were You (live podcast) - Howard Theatre
• Johnny Mathis - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Robyn Hitchcock - Wolf Trap (the Barns - Rescheduled from 1/22/16)
• Santana - Warner Theatre


Thursday, 7 April 2016 [link to this day]

• Aoife O'Donovan - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Arturo Sandoval - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Baauer - 9:30 Club
• Commander Cody & His Modern Day Airmen - Jammin' Java (Rescheduled from 12/10/15)
Damaged City Fest 4: (daily lineups TBA) Systematic Death, the Avengers, Sheer Mag, Youth Avoiders, Torst, Disguise, La Urss, Obstruct, Blood Pressure, the Goons, Eel, Caught in a Crowd, Dame, Post Teens, Rubbish, Stalled Minds, Busted Outlook, the Pessimists, Sem Hastro, Holders Scar, Firing Squad, Protester, Depths of Reality, Firewalker, Drug Control, Odd Man Out, Collusion, Stand Off, HOmosuperior, Radiation Risks, Bust Off, Kombat, Spite - TBA [DC]
• High Highs - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Jewel (solo acoustic) - Lincoln Theatre
• Patti LaBelle - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Restorations, Creepoid, and the Dirty Nil - DC9
• Riannon Giddens - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Rescheduled from 11/17/15) - sold out
• the Sadies and the Highballers - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]


Friday, 8 April 2016 [link to this day]

• Acid Mothers Temple and Mounds - Comet Ping Pong
• the Aizuri Quartet - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Arturo Sandoval - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Bedowyn, Akris, and Foghound - TheDepot Baltimore [1728 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Belinda Carlisle - the Hamilton
• Communion - Jammin' Java
Damaged City Fest 4: (daily lineups TBA) Systematic Death, the Avengers, Sheer Mag, Youth Avoiders, Torst, Disguise, La Urss, Obstruct, Blood Pressure, the Goons, Eel, Caught in a Crowd, Dame, Post Teens, Rubbish, Stalled Minds, Busted Outlook, the Pessimists, Sem Hastro, Holders Scar, Firing Squad, Protester, Depths of Reality, Firewalker, Drug Control, Odd Man Out, Collusion, Stand Off, HOmosuperior, Radiation Risks, Bust Off, Kombat, Spite - TBA [DC]
• Don McLean (American Troubadour Tour) - Birchmere
• Duran Duran - Verizon Center
• Get a Tan, Overly Polite Tornadoes, and Teething Veils - Bump 'n' Grind [1200 East West Hwy, Silver Spring, MD]
• Kiss & Ride featuring Carly Harvey - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Luke Bryan - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena) (Kill the Lights Tour)
• Max Graham - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Ms. Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton - Howard Theatre
• the Oh Hellos - Baltimore SoundStage
• Patti LaBelle - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Phil Cook and Dead Tongues - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Puff Pieces - MLK Library [901 G St NW, WDC]
• Robert Randolph & the Family Band and Moogatu - State Theatre
• Savoy Brown feat. Kim Simmonds - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Saturday, 9 April 2016 [link to this day]

• Anacostia Delta - AMP
• Arturo Sandoval - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• A BandHouse Gigs Tribute to Randy Newman - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• the Bayside Tigers: Saved by the 90s - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• BSO: Gershwin's Porgy & Bess in Concert - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Charles Kelley and Josh Kelley - Fillmore Silver Spring (Rescheduled from 1/16/16)
Damaged City Fest 4: (daily lineups TBA) Systematic Death, the Avengers, Sheer Mag, Youth Avoiders, Torst, Disguise, La Urss, Obstruct, Blood Pressure, the Goons, Eel, Caught in a Crowd, Dame, Post Teens, Rubbish, Stalled Minds, Busted Outlook, the Pessimists, Sem Hastro, Holders Scar, Firing Squad, Protester, Depths of Reality, Firewalker, Drug Control, Odd Man Out, Collusion, Stand Off, HOmosuperior, Radiation Risks, Bust Off, Kombat, Spite - TBA [DC]
• Drew Holcomb & the Neighbors and Jill Andrews - 9:30 Club
• Ellis Paul - Jammin' Java
• Ghashee W Mashee (the Dumbass) - Lincoln Theatre
• Issues, Crown the Empire, One OK Rock, and Night Verses - Baltimore SoundStage (Presented by Monster Energy Outbreak Tour)
• Keiko Matsui - Birchmere
• the Machine (Pink Floyd tribute) - State Theatre
• Ms. Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton - Howard Theatre
• Rihanna and Travis Scott - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena) (Anti World Tour 2016)
• So Hideous, Bedowyn, Akris, and Amara - Old Firestation #3 [3988 University Drive, Fairfax, VA]
• Speakers of the House - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Willie Nile - the Hamilton


Sunday, 10 April 2016 [link to this day]

• Arturo Sandoval - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Branford Marsalis - Birchmere
• the Cult - Fillmore Silver Spring
Damaged City Fest 4: (daily lineups TBA) Systematic Death, the Avengers, Sheer Mag, Youth Avoiders, Torst, Disguise, La Urss, Obstruct, Blood Pressure, the Goons, Eel, Caught in a Crowd, Dame, Post Teens, Rubbish, Stalled Minds, Busted Outlook, the Pessimists, Sem Hastro, Holders Scar, Firing Squad, Protester, Depths of Reality, Firewalker, Drug Control, Odd Man Out, Collusion, Stand Off, HOmosuperior, Radiation Risks, Bust Off, Kombat, Spite - TBA [DC]
• Francesca Blanchard - Bossa (Rescheduled from 1/24/16)
• Ingwolf Wunder (piano) - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Legendary Shack Shakers and the Pine Hill Haints - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Magic Man & the Griswolds with Pananma Wedding - 9:30 Club
• ZOSO (Led Zeppelin tribute) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Tuesday, 12 April 2016 [link to this day]

• Beirut - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Earth, Wind, & Fire and Chicago - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena)
• Fanfare Ciocarlia - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
• Giant of the Mountain, Krigsgrav, and Myopic - TheDepot Baltimore [1728 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Jimmy Vaughan & the Tilt-a-Whirl Band - the Hamilton
• Napalm Death, Melvins, and Melt-Banana - 9:30 Club
• Robin Trower - Birchmere
• the Subways and Pins - Rock & Roll Hotel


Wednesday, 13 April 2016 [link to this day]

• Bleached and No Parents - DC9
• Buddy Guy - State Theatre
• David Lindley - Jammin' Java
• Geographer and the Crookes - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• J.J. Grey & Mofro - Birchmere
• Jan Knutson (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Jimmie Vaughan - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the Joy Formidable and Everything Everything - 9:30 Club


Thursday, 14 April 2016 [link to this day]

• Anna Thorvaldsdottir - Leading International Composers - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (6:30 PM)
• Average White Band - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Blind Boys of Alabama - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• BSO: Mahler's Symphony No. 5 - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Construction Rocks - Howard Theatre (A Benefit for the Washington Animal Rescue League)
• Eleanor Friedberger - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• the Fabulous Dialtones - Jammin' Java
• Greg Sandow - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Habib Koite & Vusi Mahlasela: Acoustic Africa - Lisner Auditorium
• Lissie and Skrizzly Adams - 9:30 Club (Early show - 6 PM)
• MDC, Deathwish, Old Lines, Raw Filth, and Human Liberation Front - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Tech N9ne, Krizz Kaliko, Rittz, Mayday!, Stevie Stone, and Ces Cru - Fillmore Silver Spring (Independent Powerhouse Tour 2016)
• Unearth, Ringworm, Reflections, Culture Killer, and Hollow Earth - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Yellowjackets - Blues Alley (Two shows)


Friday, 15 April 2016 [link to this day]

• the Average White Band - Birchmere
• Carol Burnett - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Charlie Hunter & Scott Amendola Duo - Jammin' Java
• Corey Smith - State Theatre
• David Kitchen Band - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• John Russell Lamkin III - Twins Jazz (Two shows - Rescheduled from 1/22/16)
• Martin Sexton - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• San Fermin and Esme Patterson - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Thao & the Get Down Stay Down, Saintseneca, and Little Scream - 9:30 Club
• Yellowjackets - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Yuck - Rock & Roll Hotel


Saturday, 16 April 2016 [link to this day]

• the Average White Band - Birchmere
• Carol Burnett - Strathmore (Music Center)
DC Brau's 5-Year Anniversary: the Sword, Kvelertak, Torche, Serpent Throne, Loud Boyz - DC Brau [3178-B Bladensburg Rd NE, WDC]
• the Feelies - 9:30 Club
• Fellow Creatures (album release) and Kino Musica - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
• John Russell Lamkin III - Twins Jazz (Two shows - Rescheduled from 1/23/16)
• Le1f - Baltimore SoundStage
• Martin Sexton - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Omar Sosa - AMP
• Oz Noy Trio feat. Jimmy Haslip & Dave Weckl - Jammin' Java (4 PM Afternoon Show)
• Robbie Fulks (full band) - Jammin' Java
• Shartel & Hume - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Small Black - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Tacocat, Boyfriends, and Homosuperior - Comet Ping Pong
• Yellowjackets - Blues Alley (Two shows)


Sunday, 17 April 2016 [link to this day]

• Big D & the Kids Table, Counterpunch, and the Far East - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Charles Ross's One Man Dark Knight: A Batman Parody - Birchmere
• Chris Pureka - Jammin' Java
• Ciara - France-Merrick Performing Arts Center / Hippodrome [12 N Eutaw St, Baltimore, MD] (Jackie Tour)
• the Dandy Warhols - 9:30 Club
• Griffin House - the Hamilton
• Paul Huang (violin) with Jessica Xylina Osborne (piano) - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Splean - State Theatre
• Tower of Power - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Yellowjackets - Blues Alley (Two shows)


Monday, 18 April 2016 [link to this day]

• the Contortionist, Monuments, Entheos, and sleepmakeswaves - Baltimore SoundStage
• Cullen Omori - DC9
• Denzel Curry, Allan Kingdom, and Sdotbraddy - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Gordon Lightfoot - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) - sold out
• Jake Shimabukuro - Birchmere
• Welcome to Night Vale - Lincoln Theatre


Tuesday, 19 April 2016 [link to this day]

• Emmanual Ax (piano) - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (Benefit Concert)
• Esperanza Spalding presents: Emily's D+Evolution - 9:30 Club
• Jake Shimabukuro - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Little Green Cars and Sean Croft - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Operators - DC9
• Pujol - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Robin Trower - Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts [801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD]
• Thirdstory - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Tower of Power - Birchmere
• Waka Flocka Flame (420 Eve Show) - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Welcome to Night Vale - Lincoln Theatre
• WPA: Hilary Hahn, violin - Strathmore (Music Center)


Wednesday, 20 April 2016 [link to this day]

• Brad Mehldau Trio - 6th & I
• Breaking Benjamin and Super bob - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band (The River Tour) - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena)
• Cash'd Out (Johnny Cash tribute), Sean K Preston, and Robert 'Fireball' Mitchell - Baltimore SoundStage
• Ellis & Delfeayo Marsalis - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• the Time Jumpers featuring Vince Gill, Kenny Sears, and more - Birchmere
• Underoath and Caspian - Fillmore Silver Spring
• White Denim and Sam Cohen - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Willy Porter Duo (with Carmen Nickerson) - Jammin' Java


Thursday, 21 April 2016 [link to this day]

• Amon Amarth, Entombed A.D., and Exmortus - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Cash'd Out - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• City of Poets - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Dag Nasty - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Ensemble Schumann - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Hayseed Dixie - State Theatre
• Inter Arma, Lord Almighty, and Mother Moon - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• John McCutcheon - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Karla Bonoff & Jimmy Webb - Birchmere
• Keys N Krates, Stooki Sound, and Jesse Slayter - Baltimore SoundStage (Rescheduled from 1/23/16)
• Penny & Sparrow - the Hamilton
• Zepparella (all-female Led Zeppelin tribute) and Hot Buttered Elvis - Jammin' Java


Friday, 22 April 2016 [link to this day]

• *repeat repeat - DC9
• the 2nd Annual NOVA Fest - State Theatre
• Donna the Buffalo and City of the Sun - the Hamilton (Rescheduled from 1/22/16)
• Hypnotic Brass Ensemble - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Joanna Wallfisch - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Moonshine Society - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Murder By Death and Kevin Devine & the Goddamn Band - 9:30 Club
Nils Lofgren & Friends - Birchmere CANCELLED
• Shumaun, Zero Mercury, Red Sword, the Mind Set, Traverse, Osiris Device, and XK Scenario - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• the Time Jumpers - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the Used (15 Year Anniversary Tour: Self-Titled) - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)


Saturday, 23 April 2016 [link to this day]

• the 19th Street Band - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Donvonte McCoy (trumpeter) - DC Public Library, Dorothy I. Height/Benning Road Branch [3935 Benning Rd. NE, WDC] (2 PM Show)
• Emancipator, DELTAnine, and Operation Dankstar (DJ set) - Baltimore SoundStage
• I Am Anne Hutchinson / I Am Harvey milk - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Into It. Over It., the World is a Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid To Die, the Sidekicks, and Pinegrove - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• the Nields - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
Nils Lofgren & Friends - Birchmere CANCELLED
• Rita Wilson - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the Ron Holloway Band - Sehkraft Brewing [925 N Garfield St, Suite A, Arlington, VA]
• Tetsu Arrey, Butcher, Ajax, F*ck SS, Humanmania, and Stuck Pigs - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Tizer Trio - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Tori Kelly - DAR Constitution Hall
• the Used (15 Year Anniversary Tour: Self-Titled) - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)


Sunday, 24 April 2016 [link to this day]

• Boogarins - DC9
• Brad Linde: The Lonely Wolf Project - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Buika - Lisner Auditorium
• Houndmouth - 9:30 Club
• I Am Anne Hutchinson / I Am Harvey milk - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Jimmy Webb & Karla Bonoff - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Lawrence Power & Simon Crawford-Phillips (viola & piano) - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• the Reverend Peytons Big Damn Band - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Rita Wilson - Wolf Trap (the Barns)


Monday, 25 April 2016 [link to this day]

• Father John Misty and Tess & Dave - Lincoln Theatre - sold out
• the Time Jumpers - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Tuesday, 26 April 2016 [link to this day]

• Christworm, Foehammer, Myopic, and Elagabalus - TheDepot Baltimore [1728 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Elizabeth Cook - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Father John Misty and Tess & Dave - Lincoln Theatre - sold out
• Floetry - Howard Theatre
• OBN IIIs - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Polica and Mothxr - 9:30 Club
• We Banjo 3 - the Hamilton


Wednesday, 27 April 2016 [link to this day]

• Basement, Turnstile, Defeater, and Colleen Green - Baltimore SoundStage
• Bob Mould and Ted Leo (solo) - 9:30 Club
• David Wax Museum, Darlingside, and Haroula Rose - the Hamilton
• Floetry - Howard Theatre
• Greg Holden - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Jan Knutson (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• the Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• SFJazz Collective - Strathmore (Music Center)


Thursday, 28 April 2016 [link to this day]

• Ana Moura - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Buster Williams: "Something More" - Blues Alley (Two shows - Rescheduled from 1/21/16)
• David Wax Museum and Darlingside - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Floetry - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Humble Fire - American Art Museum [Eighth and F Streets NW, WDC] (Luce Unplugged - 5:30 PM)
• Jonathan Parker Quintet - the Potter's House [1658 Columbia Rd NW, WDC]
• Lewis Black (The Emperor's New Clothes: The Naked Truth Tour) - Warner Theatre
• the Lone Bellow with members of the BSO - Meyerhoff Symphony Hall [1212 Cathedral St, Baltimore, MD] (BSO Pulse)
• Najee - Birchmere
• Tom Paxton - Wolf Trap (the Barns)


Friday, 29 April 2016 [link to this day]

• Among Wolves, June Star, Snakes, and the Agitators - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Buster Williams: "Something More" - Blues Alley (Two shows - Rescheduled from 1/22/16)
• Dirty Heads and RDGLDGRN - Fillmore Silver Spring (Jailbreak Brewing Party)
• George Perris - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• High Voltage (AC/DC tribute) - State Theatre
• Horrendous, Crypt Sermon, Scorched, Bound By the Grave, and Bestial Evil - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• the Hot Sardines - Birchmere
• Justin Bieber - Verizon Center (Purpose World Tour)
• Justin Trawick & the Common Good - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
• Lewis Black (The Emperor's New Clothes: The Naked Truth Tour) - Warner Theatre
M3 Rock Festival, Day 1: Vince Neil, Kix, LYNCH MOB, Britney Fox, Enuff Z'nuff, Gabbie Rae, 86 Bullets - Merriweather Post Pavilion
Maid of Heaven film screening with Rêve, TM Lockemy, and Erica Ashley - Metro Gallery (Baltimore) (Rescheduled from 1/23/16)
• Miami Horror, MOTHXR, and Foreign Air - 9:30 Club (Rescheduled from 1/24/16 - Late Show - 10 PM)
• Noah Gundersen - Jammin' Java
• Opera and the French Revolution - Lisner Auditorium
• the Quebe Sisters - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• the Residents present Shadowland - 9:30 Club (Early show - 5:30 PM)
• White Ford Bronco - Gypsy Sally's


Saturday, 30 April 2016 [link to this day]

• BSO: Tchaikovsky & Prokofiev Variations on a Rococo Theme - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Buster Williams: "Something More" - Blues Alley (Two shows - Rescheduled from 1/23/16)
Kingmand Island Bluegrass & Folk Fest - Kingman Island [575 Oklahoma Ave NE, WDC]
• Lloyd Dobler Effect - the Hamilton (10:30 PM Free Loft Late Night Music)
M3 Rock Festival, Day 2: Tesla, Queensryche, Cinderella's Tom Keifer, Night Ranger, Slaughter, Quiet Riot, Y&T, L.A. Guns, Firehouse, ADLER, Steelheart, Faster Pussycat, Heaven's Edge, Every Mother's Nightmare, Bad Seed Rising - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• Majah Hype - Howard Theatre (Rescheduled from 1/23/16)
• Meow Meow - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• the Stranger (Billy Joel tribute) - State Theatre
• Tom Browne & Jeane Carn - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the Waifs with Ruby Boots - Birchmere


Sunday, 1 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Buster Williams: "Something More" and Carl Allen - Blues Alley (Two shows - Rescheduled from 1/24/16)
• Cowboy Junkies - Birchmere
• Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena)
• Jennifer Koh, Ursula Oppens, Frederic Rzewski - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Joseph and Liz Anne - Jammin' Java
• M.Ward - 9:30 Club
• the Waifs and Ruby Boots - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Wild Belle - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• WPA: Murray Perahia (piano) - Strathmore (Music Center - 4 PM)


Monday, 2 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Robby Krieger (of the Doors) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Tuesday, 3 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Bon Qui Qui in concert with Group 1 Crew presented by Anjelah Johnson - Warner Theatre
• Robby Krieger's Jam Kitchen (performing music of the Doors) - Birchmere


Wednesday, 4 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Arlo Guthrie: Alice's Restaurant 50th Anniversary Tour - St. John's College - Francis Scott Key Auditorium [60 College Avenue, Annapolis, MD]
• Bane, Boy Sets Fire, Expire, and Give - DC9
• Filter, Orgy, Vampires Everywhere, and Death Valley High - Howard Theatre (Make America Hate Again Tour)
• Parachute and Jon McLaughlin - 9:30 Club


Thursday, 5 May 2016 [link to this day]

• the Afro-Cuban All Stars - Howard Theatre
• Billy Hart ft. Ethan Iverson - AMP
• the Brian Jonestown Massacre - 9:30 Club
• Dweezil Zappa & the Zappa Plays Zappa Band perform the music of Dweezil Zappa (Via Zammata' Tour) - Birchmere (Rescheduled from 2/2/16)
• Jim Norton - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Julian Lage - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Matthew Logan Vasquez of Delta Spirit - DC9
• Ramsey Lewis - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Spyro Gyra - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Woods - Rock & Roll Hotel


Friday, 6 May 2016 [link to this day]

• 29th Annual Evening of Comedy - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Air Play - Strathmore (Music Center)
• B-Fly Entertainment: Liner Notes - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Communion - Jammin' Java
• Jerry Jeff Walker & Band: Redneck Mother's Day Weekend - Birchmere
• Prong, Krpytid, and Lifetime Sh!tlist - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Ramsey Lewis - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Spyro Gyra - the Hamilton
• Super Furry Animals - 9:30 Club


Saturday, 7 May 2016 [link to this day]

• 29th Annual Evening of Comedy - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Bill O'Reilly and Dennis Miller - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena
• BSO: A Celebration of Uncommon Women - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Cartoon Johnny (CD release party) and Pitches Be Crazy - Jammin' Java
• Jason Aldean, Thomas Rhett, and A Thousand Horses - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• Jerry Jeff Walker & Band: Redneck Mother's Day Weekend - Birchmere
• Ramsey Lewis - Blues Alley (Two shows)


Sunday, 8 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Capital City Symphony: Great Masters, Young Stars - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Ghost - France-Merrick Performing Arts Center / Hippodrome [12 N Eutaw St, Baltimore, MD]
• Leftover Salmon - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Metropolis Ensemble - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Mother's Finest - Birchmere
• Ramsey Lewis - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Sevendust and Trivium - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Stephanie Mills, Marvin Sapp, Erica Campbell, Travis Greene, and Tasha Cobbs - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena) (A Mother's Day Celebration)


Monday, 9 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Lapsley - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)


Tuesday, 10 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Animal Collective and Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith - 9:30 Club
• Babymetal - Fillmore Silver Spring


Wednesday, 11 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Animal Collective and Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith - 9:30 Club
• Blue October - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Boyce Avenue - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Iris Dement & Loudon Wainwright III - Birchmere
• Kimberly Kong (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion)


Thursday, 12 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Kathy Mattea - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Pentatonix - Merriweather Post Pavilion


Friday, 13 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Amy Domingues & Dennis Kane - MLK Library [901 G St NW, WDC] (12 PM Show)
• BSO: Off the Cuff - Beethoven's Emperor - Strathmore (Music Center)
• the Weight: Songs of The Band featuring former members of The Band, Levon Helm Band, & Rick Danko Group - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Saturday, 14 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Corners - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Gary Taylor - Birchmere
• Ginger Baker's Air Force 3 - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the Kills - 9:30 Club
• Mr. Mid-Atlantic USofA Contest & Drag Show - Baltimore SoundStage
• Salt N Pepa with Spinderella, Coolio, Color Me Badd, Tone Loc, Rob Base, All 4 One, and Young MC - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena) (I Love the 90s)
• The Weight (feat. former members of The Band, Levon Helm Band and Rick Danko Group) - the Hamilton


Sunday, 15 May 2016 [link to this day]

• the Avett Brothers and Brett Dennen - Patriot Center / EagleBank Arena
• BSO: Beethoven's Emperor - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)
• Jo Dee Messina - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 4:30 PM All-Ages Matinee & 7:30 PM 21+ Show)
• Sweet Honey in the Rock - Birchmere


Monday, 16 May 2016 [link to this day]

• the Sword and Purson - Ottobar (Baltimore)


Tuesday, 17 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Adia Victoria - DC9
• Flatbush Zombies, A$AP Twelvyy, and Remy Banks - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Say Anything - 9:30 Club
• the Strawbs - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Wednesday, 18 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Explosions in the Sky - 9:30 Club
• Strawbs - AMP
• the Zombies - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Thursday, 19 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Bloc Party and the Vaccines - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC]
• Brian Regan - Warner Theatre
• David Liebe Hart (Adult Swim/Tim & Eric) and Cartoon Weapons - Songbyrd Music House & Record Café [2477-2475 18th St NW, WDC]
• Kenny Chesney and Old Dominion - Merriweather Post Pavilion
• Ottmar Liebert - Birchmere
• Todd Marcus Quintet - Strathmore (Mansion)


Friday, 20 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Brian Regan - Warner Theatre
• David Liebe Hart (Cartoon Network / Adult Swim / Tim & Eric) - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Herman's Hermits Starring Peter Noone - Howard Theatre
• Walter Beasley - Birchmere


Saturday, 21 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Agoraphobic Nosebleed, Supression, Fulgora, and Brain Tentacles - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• BSO: the Planets - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Delbert McClinton - Birchmere
• Jackie Mason - Howard Theatre
• Shenandoah Run (SR album release show) - Jammin' Java
• Southern Culture on the Skids - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Sunday, 22 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Diane Schuur - Birchmere
• Ottmar Liebert - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• WPA: Simone Dinnerstein (piano) - Strathmore (Music Center - 4 PM)


Tuesday, 24 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Islands - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Luca Turilli's Rhapsody & Primal Fear - Baltimore SoundStage


Wednesday, 25 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Courtney Barnett - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Kimberly Kong (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion)
Maryland Deathfest XIV Pre-Fest: Absu, Profanatica, Cryfemal, Pissgrave, Putrisect - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• MCYO of Strathmore's Platinum Celebration - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Richard Marx - Birchmere


Thursday, 26 May 2016 [link to this day]

• BSO: Bach's B Minor Mass - Strathmore (Music Center)
Maryland Deathfest XIV: Bongripper, Buzz-oven, Earth, Goblin (Claudio Simonetti's), Crypt Sermon, Dopethrone, the Offering, Weedeater - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
Maryland Deathfest XIV: Dehumanized, Disgorge, Infernal Revulsion, Jungle Rot, Putrid Pile, Severe Torture, Visceral Disgorge, Waco Jesus - Baltimore SoundStage
• Richard Marx - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Friday, 27 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Donnell Rawlings - Birchmere
• Dublin 5 - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
Maryland Deathfest XIV: Angelcorpse, Demonic Christ, Lord Belial, Secrets of the Moon, Svarttjern - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
Maryland Deathfest XIV: Centinex, the Haunted, Khold, Mayhem (performing De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas), November Doom, Horrendous, Paradise Lost, Samael, Sinister, Wormed - Edison Lot [545 N High St, Baltimore, MD]
Maryland Deathfest XIV: the Afternoon Gentlemen, BruceXCampbell, Ground, Hemdale, Magrudergrind, Repulsion, Rotten Sound, Skullsh!tter, Yacopsae - Baltimore SoundStage
• PVYO (Potomac Valley Youth Orchestra) 25th Anniversary Gala with performances by the PVYO Philharmonia, Symphony Orchestra, Sinfonia, Concert Orchestra, Preparatory Orchestra, Wind Ensemble, and Concert Band - Strathmore (Music Center)


Saturday, 28 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Freddie Jackson - Birchmere
• Great Noise Ensemble: Van Gogh - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Justin Hayward - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
Maryland Deathfest XIV: Atrophy, Demonical, Deranged, Exciter, Gruesome, Hail of Bullets, Hellbringer, Hirax, Impaled Nazarene, Nuclear Assault, Testament, Tulus - Edison Lot [545 N High St, Baltimore, MD]
Maryland Deathfest XIV: Auroch, Craft, Dragged Into Sunlight, Grave Miasma, Saturnalia Temple - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
Maryland Deathfest XIV: Despise You, Discharge, Gets Worst, Infest, General Surgery, Haemorrhage, Milignant Tumour, Negative Approach, Priapus, Severed Head of State, Whoresnation - Baltimore SoundStage
• Moor Mother Goddess - DC Public Library, Georgetown Branch [3260 R St NW, WDC] (2 PM Show)


Sunday, 29 May 2016 [link to this day]

• Justin Hayward and Mike Daws - Birchmere
Maryland Deathfest XIV: Bongzilla, Denouncement Pyre, Desaster, Destroyer 666, Interment, Nocturnal Graves, Satan, Serpent Throne, Thulcandra, Venom, Wombath - Edison Lot [545 N High St, Baltimore, MD]
Maryland Deathfest XIV: Dead Church, DOOM, Excel, Putrescence, Ringworm, Sanitys Dawn, Sick Fix, Six Brew Bantha, Test, Tragedy, World Burns to Death - Baltimore SoundStage
Maryland Deathfest XIV: Phobocosm, Mitochondrion, Mystifier, Svartidaudi - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Plastic Cup Boyz - Lincoln Theatre
• RJD2 - 9:30 Club


Wednesday, 1 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Nada Surf - 9:30 Club


Thursday, 2 June 2016 [link to this day]

• BSO: Hairspray: In Concert - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Charles Brady & His Extraordinaries - 9:30 Club
• Hatebreed, DevilDriver, and Devil You Know - Baltimore SoundStage


Friday, 3 June 2016 [link to this day]

• the Avett Brothers - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• Brass-A-Holics - the Hamilton
• Eric Brace & Peter Cooper - Jammin' Java (Rescheduled from 1/23/16)
• Sirius Quartet - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]


Saturday, 4 June 2016 [link to this day]

• the Avett Brothers - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)
• National Philharmonic: Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 6 - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Selena Gomez - Verizon Center (Revival Tour 2016)


Wednesday, 8 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Strathmore Children's Chorus Meets the Beatles - Strathmore (Mansion)


Friday, 10 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Communion - Jammin' Java
EntertainSloth's Summer Fiesta: Youth Music Day - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
• Twenty One Pilots - Merriweather Post Pavilion


Saturday, 11 June 2016 [link to this day]

• BSO: Appalachian Spring - Strathmore (Music Center)
EntertainSloth's Summer Fiesta: Ruin, Andrw CG, more TBA - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
• McLean High School and Longfellow Middle School Big Band Jam - Jammin' Java (1:30 PM Afternoon Show)


Sunday, 12 June 2016 [link to this day]

EntertainSloth's Summer Fiesta: Bust Off, James Deering, Andrw CG, more TBA - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
• Michael Franks - Birchmere


Monday, 13 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Ellie Goulding - Merriweather Post Pavilion


Tuesday, 14 June 2016 [link to this day]

• At the Drive-In - 9:30 Club - sold out


Wednesday, 15 June 2016 [link to this day]

• At the Drive-In - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Be Steadwell (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Thrice, La Dispute, and Gates - Fillmore Silver Spring


Thursday, 16 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Tame Impala and M83 - Merriweather Post Pavilion


Friday, 17 June 2016 [link to this day]

• BSO: Verdi's Requiem - Strathmore (Music Center)


Saturday, 18 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Dave Matthews Band - Jiffy Lube Live
• The In Series: Fidelio - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (3 PM Show)


Sunday, 19 June 2016 [link to this day]

• The In Series: Fidelio - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (4 PM Show)


Tuesday, 21 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Jonny Lang - Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts [801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD]


Wednesday, 22 June 2016 [link to this day]

• the Cure and the Twilight Sad - Merriweather Post Pavilion


Thursday, 23 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Ani DiFranco - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Sting & Peter Gabriel - Verizon Center (Rock Paper Scissors Tour)


Friday, 24 June 2016 [link to this day]

Maryland Doom Fest, Night 1: Spirit Caravan, Internal Void, Castle, Ruby the Hatchet, Pale Divine, Demon Eye, Admiral Browning, Atala, Black Urn - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]
• Weezer, Panic! At the Disco, and Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness - Jiffy Lube Live


Saturday, 25 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Dixie Chicks - Jiffy Lube Live (DCX World Tour MMXVI)
• The In Series: Fidelio - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Jorma Kaukonen - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (All-Ages Matinee)
Maryland Doom Fest, Night 2: Bang, Place of Skulls, Blackfinger, Unorthodox, War Injun, Hollow Leg, Wizard Eye, Spillage, Argus, Serpents of Secrecy, Wicked Inquisition - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]
• Psycho Killers (Talking Heads tribute) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Sunday, 26 June 2016 [link to this day]

• The In Series: Fidelio - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] (4 PM Show)
• Jim Brickman - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 4 PM All-Ages Matinee & 7 PM 21+ Show)
Maryland Doom Fest, Night 3: Mos Generator, Karma to Burn, King Giant, Wasted Theory, Orodruin, Toke, Eternal Black, Seasick Gladiator, Doperider, Flummox - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]


Wednesday, 29 June 2016 [link to this day]

• Be Steadwell - AMP
• Be Steadwell (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Vonda Shepard - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Friday, 1 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Hivelords, Genevieve, and Mother Moon - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)


Saturday, 2 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Journey, the Doobie Brothers, and Dave Mason - Jiffy Lube Live


Thursday, 7 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Justin Bieber - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena)


Friday, 8 July 2016 [link to this day]

• 5 Seconds of Summer - Jiffy Lube Live


Tuesday, 12 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Modest Mouse and Brand New - Merriweather Post Pavilion


Tuesday, 26 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Demi Lovato & Nick Jonas - Verizon Center (Future Now: the Tour)


Saturday, 30 July 2016 [link to this day]

• Billy Joel - Nationals Park [1500 South Capitol St SE, WDC]


Saturday, 6 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Josh Groban and Sarah McLachlan - Jiffy Lube Live


Sunday, 7 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Lorrie Morgan - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Tuesday, 9 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Janet Jackson: Unbreakable World Tour - Verizon Center (Rescheduled from 3/1/16)


Friday, 12 August 2016 [link to this day]

Grimscape - TheDepot Baltimore [1728 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Shawn Mendes - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore)


Saturday, 13 August 2016 [link to this day]

• 8th Annual Uke & Guitar Summit - Strathmore
Grimscape - TheDepot Baltimore [1728 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD]


Sunday, 14 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Janet Jackson: Unbreakable World Tour - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena) (Rescheduled from 2/29/16)


Thursday, 18 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Kenny Chesney - Jiffy Lube Live


Sunday, 21 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Black Sabbath - Jiffy Lube Live


Thursday, 25 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Miranda Lambert and Kip Moore, Brothers Osborne - Merriweather Post Pavilion


Saturday, 27 August 2016 [link to this day]

• Crack the Sky, the Ravyns, Dave DeMarco Band, and Midnite Run - Pier Six Pavilion (Baltimore) (2nd Annual Wounded Warrior Benefit Concert)


Sunday, 11 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Heart, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, and Cheap Trick - Jiffy Lube Live


Friday, 16 September 2016 [link to this day]

• God Is an Astronaut - Black Cat
• Maroon 5, Tove Lo, and R. City - Baltimore Arena (Royal Farms Arena)


Saturday, 17 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Mary Fahl - the Hamilton


Tuesday, 20 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Brian Wilson - Strathmore (Music Center)


Wednesday, 21 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Lush - 9:30 Club


Tuesday, 27 September 2016 [link to this day]

• Il Divo - Amor & Pasion - Warner Theatre


Monday, 10 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Adele - Verizon Center - sold out


Tuesday, 11 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Adele - Verizon Center - sold out


Friday, 21 October 2016 [link to this day]

• Ludovico Einaudi - Birchmere


Friday, 28 October 2016 [link to this day]

Café Tacuba - Fillmore Silver Spring CANCELLED


Saturday, 5 November 2016 [link to this day]

• Marillion - 9:30 Club