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Black Cat

http://www.blackcatdc.com
1811 14th St NW, Washington, DC 20009
202-667-4490
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• Wednesday, 6 September 2017 - the Electric Grandmother (album release show), Stronger Sex, and Catscan! - Backstage - buy tickets

• Thursday, 7 September 2017 - Japanese Breakfast, Mannequin Pussy, and the Spirit of the Beehive - Backstage - buy tickets

• Friday, 8 September 2017 - Shabazz Palaces, Porter Ray, and DJ Ayescold - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Saturday, 9 September 2017 - Big Thief, Lucy Dacus, and Molly Sarlé - Mainstage - sold out

• Sunday, 10 September 2017 - Beverly and EZTV - Backstage - buy tickets

• Monday, 11 September 2017 - Black Cat 24th Anniversary Show: Fuzzqueen, Foster Carrots, Foul Swoops, Bust Down, comedy by Noel Manzullo, and vinyl spun by Dante & Friends - Backstage - buy tickets

• Tuesday, 12 September 2017 - Swervedriver: performing Raise and Mezcal Head - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Wednesday, 13 September 2017 - Lionize, Tomato Dodgers, and Raygunomics - Backstage - buy tickets

• Thursday, 14 September 2017 - Wild Belle and Fred Thomas - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Friday, 15 September 2017 - Ted Leo & the Pharmacists and TK Echo - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Saturday, 16 September 2017 - Ted Leo & the Pharmacists and Soccer Team - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Sunday, 17 September 2017 - the NRIs (CD release show), Dr. Robinson's Fiasco, and Step Pets - Backstage - buy tickets

• Monday, 18 September 2017 - the Baggios and Pitbull 1999 - Backstage - buy tickets

• Tuesday, 19 September 2017 - Film Screening: L7: Pretend We're Dead - Backstage - buy tickets

• Wednesday, 20 September 2017 - Whiskey Shivers and Billy Strings - Backstage - buy tickets

• Thursday, 21 September 2017 - Gaby Moreno and Elena & Los Fulanos - Backstage - buy tickets

• Friday, 22 September 2017 - Frankie Cosmos and Ian Sweet - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Saturday, 23 September 2017 - Church Night - Backstage - buy tickets

• Sunday, 24 September 2017 - Deqn Sue, Echelon the Seeker, and Sir E.U. - Backstage - buy tickets

• Monday, 25 September 2017 - Wire and Noveller - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Tuesday, 26 September 2017 - Stiff Little Fingers and Death by Unga Bunga - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Tuesday, 26 September 2017 - the Toasters and Caz Gardiner - Backstage - buy tickets

• Wednesday, 27 September 2017 - Open Mike Eagle and Scallops Hotel - Backstage - buy tickets

• Thursday, 28 September 2017 - Electric Six and Groves - Backstage - buy tickets

• Friday, 29 September 2017 - Quicksand and No Joy - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Saturday, 30 September 2017 - the Lemon Twigs and Cut Worms - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Sunday, 1 October 2017 - Mock Identity, TK Echo, and Faunas - Backstage - buy tickets

• Tuesday, 3 October 2017 - the Huntress & Holder of Hands and Liz Isenberg - Backstage - buy tickets

• Wednesday, 4 October 2017 - Sweet Spirit, Eric Slick (of Dr. Dog), and Tinnarose - Backstage - buy tickets

• Thursday, 5 October 2017 - RAC and LPX - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Friday, 6 October 2017 - Awkward Sex . . . And the City - Mainstage - buy tickets

Friday, 6 October 2017 - Melody's Echo Chamber - Mainstage - buy tickets NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE

• Saturday, 7 October 2017 - Magic City Hippies - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Saturday, 7 October 2017 - Nate Staniforth: Real Magic Tour - Backstage - buy tickets

• Monday, 9 October 2017 - Yawning Man and We Are the Asteroid - Backstage - buy tickets

• Tuesday, 10 October 2017 - Swet Shop Boys and Anik Khan - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Wednesday, 11 October 2017 - Charlie Parr - Backstage - buy tickets

• Thursday, 12 October 2017 - Vagabon and Nnamdi Ogbonnaya - Backstage - buy tickets

• Friday, 13 October 2017 - Nate Staniforth: Real Magic Tour - Backstage - buy tickets

• Saturday, 14 October 2017 - Everything Everything - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Monday, 16 October 2017 - Truckfighters and Telekinetic Yeti - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Tuesday, 17 October 2017 - Toadies and Local H - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Wednesday, 18 October 2017 - Sinkane and the Kominas - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Saturday, 21 October 2017 - King Krule - Mainstage - sold out

• Sunday, 22 October 2017 - Wolf Parade and Charly Bliss - Mainstage - sold out

• Tuesday, 24 October 2017 - the Smoking Popes and Chris Farren - Backstage - buy tickets

• Wednesday, 25 October 2017 - the Effects (Record Release) - Backstage - buy tickets

• Thursday, 26 October 2017 - Sara Curtin (album release) and PNMA - Backstage - buy tickets

• Friday, 27 October 2017 - Paperhaus (record release), Go Cozy, Tony Kill, and DJ Alex DB - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Thursday, 2 November 2017 - Loud Boyz, Pee Circles, and Cool Moon (ex Del Cielo) - Backstage - buy tickets

• Friday, 3 November 2017 - Cold Specks and La Timpa - Mainstage - Fool's Paradise World Tour 2017 - buy tickets

• Saturday, 4 November 2017 - JD McPherson - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Monday, 6 November 2017 - Mister Heavenly and Anna Burch - Backstage - buy tickets

• Saturday, 11 November 2017 - Lee Ranaldo and the Messthetics (Brendan Canty, Joe Lally, Anthony Pirog) - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Tuesday, 14 November 2017 - Luna and Eleanor Friedberger - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Thursday, 16 November 2017 - the Drums and Methyl Ethyl - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Sunday, 19 November 2017 - Eyelids, Jay Gonzalez & the Guilty Pleasures, and Humble Fire - Backstage - buy tickets

• Tuesday, 28 November 2017 - Beach Slang, Dave Hause & the Mermaid, and the Homeless Gospel Choir - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Monday, 4 December 2017 - Cindy Wilson (of the B-52s) - Backstage - buy tickets

• Tuesday, 5 December 2017 - Pinegrove, Saintseneca, and Adult Mom - Mainstage - sold out

• Friday, 8 December 2017 - the Interrupters, SWMRS, and the Regrettes - Mainstage - buy tickets

• Saturday, 30 December 2017 - Ex Hex and Des Demonas - Mainstage - buy tickets


Additional Venue Information:
      Tickets: from ticketfly.com with a service fee, or from the venue any night the club is open (8PM - midnight), in cash.
      Location: Washington DC's U Street Neighborhood (14th St NW between S and T).
      Public Transportation: Metro to the U Street/African-American Civil War Memorial/Cardozo station (green/yellow lines). Exit at 13th & U, turn left on 14th Street, and walk about 3 blocks to the venue.
      Parking: Street parking only (no club parking lot).
      Age Restrictions: All-ages, but be aware of DC's curfew laws for those under the age of 17.
      Food: The Food For Thought Cafe is attached to the Black Cat and offers vegan/vegetarian food as well as standard bar food like burgers. There are also tons of restaurants near the club as well.
      Stages: The Black Cat has two performance spaces: the larger Mainstage (capacity ~700) and the smaller Backstage (capacity ~200), which is on the ground level behind the Red Room bar. The Red Room bar is open without a cover.
      Money: The Black Cat is entirely CASH-ONLY. There's an ATM in the Red Room Bar and at ATM upstairs in the Mainstage room.
      Booking: email booking@blackcatdc.com or call 202-667-4527. You can also send a CD/presskit to the venue, Black Cat, 1811 14th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20009
      Other: Earplugs can be purchased in the Red Room Bar for $0.50. There's a table inside the Red Room where people drop off flyers for local shows.
      History: The Black Cat opened in 1993 at 1831 U St NW and moved three doors down, to its current location, in 2001.
      this information last updated on 19 June 2014.