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Archive: 2014


Wednesday, 1 January 2014 [link to this day]

• Curmudgeon, Barge, and Anti-Zen - Casa Fiesta [4910 Wisconsin Ave NW, WDC]
• the Grandsons - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Holly Would, 3PM, and Next To Nothing - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Maggie Sansone's Windrift Celtic Band featuring Robin Bullock - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• No Statik, WarXGames, Old Lines, and Sleep Disorder - Barclay House [Baltimore, MD]
• Sundials, the Helium Twins, Real Clothes, Epilogues, and M.R. Smith - the Lab [1819 Crestwood Drive, Alexandria, VA]
• Tribe Inc - Modern Fusion - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Wale - Fillmore Silver Spring


Thursday, 2 January 2014 [link to this day]

• BSO: Viennese Favorites - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Chasing Morgan, Something More, Highest Honor, Texas Ranger, and Who is Atlas? - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore) (Presented by Feed the Scene)
• Chris Thomas King (guitar/vocals/blues fusion) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Classified Frequency, Sarmust, and Last Armistice - DC9
• the Crawstickers - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Deathfix - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• the Duskwhales, Car Seat Headrest, Merchants of Seven, and the Last Summer - Jammin' Java
• The Icons of Funk featuring Leo Nocentelli (the Meters), Bernie Worrell (P-Funk), and Fred Wesley (JP Horns) - Howard Theatre
• Rock 'em Sock 'em Robots, Skypunch, and Gringo - Velvet Lounge
• Steve Lawler and Wahi - U St Music Hall
• Toasted Plastic, Our Daily Fix, Foxing, Smoother, and Marietta - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Zarni de Wet - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]


Friday, 3 January 2014 [link to this day]

• All Good Funk Alliance and Sol Power All Stars - U St Music Hall
• Auto Da-Fé, Polaris, Scattershot, Throwing Wenches, and No Worries - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
• Badfish (Sublime tribute) - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• the Black Moon (the Bold and the Brutal Tour) - Baltimore SoundStage
• the Bobby Thompson Project - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Brass of Peace - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• the Built 4 Comfort Band, Bobby Lewis Band, and the Crimestoppers with special guest James Bazen - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Catscan!, Mobius Strip, the Dead Women, and Electric Grandmother - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Chris Thomas King (guitar/vocals/blues fusion) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Crash Boom Bang, the Ruin City, Adam E., Chloe Angelides, and the Speaks - 9:30 Club
• David Daubert (Walk With Me album release show), Nathaniel Baker, and the Gearharts - Jammin' Java
• Dimitri from Paris, All Good Funk Alliance, and Sol Power All Stars - U St Music Hall
• Drew Gibson (full band), Benny, and Jonny Grave - IOTA Club & Café
• Dubpixel, the Lost Civilizations experimental music project, and Tony Risotto - Velvet Lounge
• Gnarwhal, Woozy, Joy Buttons, and Jail Solidarity - Casa Fiesta [4910 Wisconsin Ave NW, WDC]
• Hal Ketchum - Birchmere
• Jon B - Howard Theatre
• Kysmet, Allisons Degradation, Lying Low, and Down Society - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Last Sentry and James Kirby - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
Myrrh Myrrh, Destroyers Of, and Waller - Velvet Lounge CANCELLED
• Pretty Little Kennedy Curse, Ex-Friends, Teen Agers, Brian McGee, Toy Store Riot, and Divided Heaven - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore) (Presented by Feed the Scene)
• Sean K Preston & the Loaded, Late to the Party, Jake Starr & the Delicious Fullness, the Idle Gossip, and DJ Allen-Kinder - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Stereo Riots, the French Admirals, Patrick Barkhuff, and Cannery Row - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Sun Club (EP Release Party), Us & Us Only, and Heyrocco - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• This Or the Apocalypse, Shai Hulud, Sirens & Sailors, and Immoralist - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Tom Principato - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the Weathervanes - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]


Saturday, 4 January 2014 [link to this day]

• the 19th Street Band - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• Andrew Cedermark, Typefighter, and Tree River - Paper Haus [4912 3rd St NW, WDC]
• the Association and Larry Burnett & Don Chapman - Birchmere
• Aster Aweke - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC]
• Bad Mooka, Tarfu, Stone Age Rhapsody, and Notch Theory - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Brent & Co - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Bryan Russo & the Tragic Figures and Pluto & the Moon - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Chris Thomas King (guitar/vocals/blues fusion) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Eclipse (Journey tribute) - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Ex Friends, Boardroom Heroes, and You're Right? - Comet Ping Pong
• Gerald Veasley - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Get the Led Out - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Glass Garden, Revelus, and Silvertung - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Good Vibes - Sam "the Man" Burns, DJ Double 07, Ozker - U St Music Hall
I Am Divine Film Screening - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Kysmet - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]
• Long Duk Dong and DJ Andyo - DC9
• Matty Rockville, Nine Finger Discount, Over Our Eyes, and Catscan! - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• the Michael Clem Trio (Michael Clem Birthday Show) and Ethan Schaefer - Jammin' Java
• Monument (last show), Foxing, Mike Bell & the Movies, the Fordists, and Shat Shorts (last show) - the Lab [1819 Crestwood Drive, Alexandria, VA]
• Music Box Dynamo, Motorcade, the Sinister Spins, Frank Warren, and Caryn Sever - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• National Philharmonic: Sounds of Central Europe - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Pure Disgust, Holder's Scar, Hard Stripes, and Paranoid Minds - Casa Fiesta [4910 Wisconsin Ave NW, WDC]
• Randy Thompson Band - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Rhin, Slagstorm, and A.P.F. - R&K Pub [15 E. Baltimore St, Hagerstown, MD] (Benefit for Jeremy and Jake Peel)
• Rich Morel's Hot Sauce - DJ night - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Splatterpunk Vol. 1: Weakwick, Knucklewagon, Hands! Collective, Hazardous Guadalupe, Multicult, Mold Omen, Baseball Cap, Rosemary Krust, Jeff Carey, Myconids, SeatonXOXO, Flex1000, Sofia Reta - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Spunion and Ron Holloway - Fat Tuesday's [10673 Braddock Road, Fairfax, VA]
• Steal the Sky - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Todd Snider and Kevin Gordon - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) - sold out
• Tom Principato - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Westmain, East Ghost, and the Lauren Calv Band - Rock & Roll Hotel
• White Ford Bronco - Howard Theatre
• Yo No Say, Electric Fireworks, and Swim Grandma - Velvet Lounge


Sunday, 5 January 2014 [link to this day]

• Avram Fefer Trio - Bohemian Caverns [2001 11th Street, WDC]
• Bluegrass Matinee with Hickory Grove and Smoke n' Mangos - Jammin' Java (1:30 PM afternoon show)
• Bobby Muncy - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Chris Thomas King (guitar/vocals/blues fusion) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Christian McBride, Warren Wolf, & friends - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Diane Marino - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Howard Gospel Brunch featuring the Harlem Gospel Choir - Howard Theatre (1 PM Show)
• In Courage, Post Season, and Chasing Morgan - Velvet Lounge
• Mark Russell (an evening of musical & political humor) - Birchmere
• National Philharmonic: Sounds of Central Europe - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)
• Noura Mint Seymali - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Pekka Kuusisto & Nico Muhly (violin and piano) - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Pigeon Down, Knucklewagon, and Hands Collective - Casa Fiesta [4910 Wisconsin Ave NW, WDC]
• Quarterbacks, Whatever Dad, Jake Lazovick, Sunatirene, and Flashlight O - the Bun Shop [239 West Read St, Baltimore, MD]
• Redline Graffiti and Baby Bry Bry - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC]
• Rusted Root - State Theatre (Rescheduled from 12/8/13)
• Ska Goes Solo Tour featuring Chris DeMakes (of Less Than Jake), Ryan Eldred (of Catch 22), Jay Tea (of Arrogant Sons of Bitches), and Murphy's Kids - Jammin' Java
• Speedy Ortiz, Roomrunner, Grass Is Green, and Hive Bent - Floristree [405 West Franklin St, Baltimore, MD]
• Tinnitus, Cleansing Wave, Symptoms, Clay Davis, and Universal Remonster - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Todd Snider and Kevin Gordon - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Monday, 6 January 2014 [link to this day]

• 98 Rock's Noise in the Basement Live - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Cool World, Mother Tongue, and Jerry Pepper - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA]
• Jammin' Java's Mid-Atlantic Band Battle #10 - Prelims: the Axis, Lucy Gray, Joseph Keith, Tandem, the Concussion Theory, Christian Lopez & Joe Taxi - Jammin' Java
• Metrosongs Orchestra, Adrian Krygowski, and Ballad've - IOTA Club & Café
• Post Magfest Jam with Mega Ran W. K-Murdock, Whole Damme Delegation, Bright Primate, Ardamus, DJ Cutman - Velvet Lounge
• True Head, Sokea Piste, and Vile Faith - Smash! Records [2314 18th St NW, WDC]
• the Vocal Workshop Graduation Concert led by Chris Grasso - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Yiddish Art Trio - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
Younger Me - Galaxy Hut CANCELLED


Tuesday, 7 January 2014 [link to this day]

• Amrcndreaming, Harris Face, Pat Donachie, and Jun Nakamura - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Aquarium Arsonist, Flex Mathews & Crew, and Lush Life - Velvet Lounge
• Brian Christopher - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Jammin' Java's Mid-Atlantic Band Battle #10 - Prelims: Whyte Crimson, Bachs of Rock, Good Morning Tides, GODA, Skyward, Playground Etiquette - Jammin' Java
• Kevin Gordon and Leland Sundries - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Max Impact - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Old Gray, Lovechild, Wish List, and the Occupants (final show) - the Lab [1819 Crestwood Drive, Alexandria, VA]
• Our Last Night, A Loss For Words, My Ticket Home, One Year Later, Threats of Revolt, Of Sun and Seed, and Wharves - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Out of Your Head - Improvised and Experimental Music Collective - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Vibrate featuring Crookers, with RaceCarBed, JD, and Beltway Bandits - 9:30 Club


Wednesday, 8 January 2014 [link to this day]

• A.E.R.I.S.T., the Enigma Code, Sun Cycle, and the Ampallang Infection - Velvet Lounge
• Amanda Shires and Taylor Carson with Mark Williams - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Ana María Martínez (soprano) - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
• Bettye LaVette and St. Paul & the Broken Bones - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Billy Thompson - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Blue Cranes, Janel & Anthony, and Dave Ballou LEAP - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]
• Communion DC featuring Team Spirit, Naimah, the Weeks, and Avers - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Deep Sleep Fires, Wei Zhongle, Farewell Ember, the Golden Walrus, and Austin Caughlin - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Dreamcatcher, Modern Chemistry, Random Holiday, One Fell Swoop, Time Columns, Tooth & Claw, and Sailor's Mouth - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Jammin' Java's Mid-Atlantic Band Battle #10 - Prelims: Bunny with Clothes, Jenni Schick, Just Another Scene, Detached Retina, Beggars Made Believers, Geppetto's Wüd - Jammin' Java
• Jungle Jam - Odi, Indidjinous, Render One, J Milly B2B Mindfeed, Strato-G, and special guest MC Jah Rich - U St Music Hall
• Kenny Wright Experience - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Little Cricket, Johnny Commoner, and Die Curious - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Megaphone Barons - Black Whiskey [1410 14th St NW, WDC] (Presented by DC Bike Party)
• NSO Ensemble Performance - Rock & Roll Hotel (Free - 2nd floor)
• Perfect Pussy, Big Mouth, Multicult, and Hive Bent - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Potty Mouth, Priests, and Radiator Hospital - DC9
• Tribe Inc - Modern Fusion - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Wayna - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)


Thursday, 9 January 2014 [link to this day]

• Andrew Neu - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Avan Lava, Bright Light Bright Light, Mixtape DJs (Shea Van Horn + Matt Bailer), and Caleb L'Etoile - U St Music Hall
• Bettye LaVette - Howard Theatre (Rescheduled from 1/17/14)
• Braceface (CD Release), Trashkanistan, Feeny, and the Breadshots - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• the Deckards, Echo Hey Hello, Ultra Bide, Jeff Carey, and Blackwolf Beach - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• the Dirty Dozen Brass Band - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Erin Weston and Andrew Gaddy - DC9
• Gerald Albright (sax) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Heather Mae, Mikki Hommel, and Jayme Salviati - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
Jake Bugg, Albert Hammond Jr., and the Skins - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore) POSTPONED
• Jammin' Java's Mid-Atlantic Band Battle #10 - Prelims: Static, Skypunch, Don't Look Down, His Dream of Lions, DTMG, Motorcade - Jammin' Java
• Justin Trawick, the Tangents, and Don Kim - Velvet Lounge
• Marathon, Kiirstin Marilyn, textbookcopilot, and John Norman - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Memories of the King (Elvis tribute) - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Mother Falcon and Dom La Nena - IOTA Club & Café
• Nellie McKay - Strathmore (Mansion - Two Shows - 7:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Pandas, Cousin Sleaze, Clay Davis, and the Heads are Zeros - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Pine Leaf Boys - Artisphere (Ballroom)
• Pressing Strings - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Signals Midwest, Supreme Commander, Toy Store Riot, and Accidents - the Lab [1819 Crestwood Drive, Alexandria, VA]
• Stanley Clarke - Birchmere
• Super City, Penny Pistolero, Pushing Giants, and Field Lines - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• the WPAS Adult Gospel Choir - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)


Friday, 10 January 2014 [link to this day]

• Adam Ezra - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC] (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Atlantic Brass Quintet - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Bells & Hunters and Harler - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• the Ben Allison Band - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Blue Man Group - France-Merrick Performing Arts Center / Hippodrome (Baltimore)
• Blue Oyster Cult - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Blue Pinto, Round About, and Bellicose - Velvet Lounge
• BSO: Off the Cuff - Dvorák's New World Symphony - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Chuck Brown All Star GoGo Tribute Band - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Dave Wright & the Wright Touch - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Daycare Swindlers, Walk the Plank, Old Flings, the Scandals, and the Rememberables - Fat Tuesday's [10673 Braddock Road, Fairfax, VA]
• Double Trouble and DJ Twin - Howard Theatre (11 PM Show)
• Essence - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Eureka Birds, Super City, and Josephine Olivia - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Gerald Albright (sax) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Ghost Hotel, Joy Classic, Heavy Lights, and the Soothsayers - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Hatef*ck, Feritas, Grethor, and Critical Pain Devastator - First Break Cafe [46970 Community Plaza, Sterling, VA]
• Iron Man, Doctor Smoke, Horse Drawn Death Machine, and Serpent Witch - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Jeff Broussard & the Creole Cowboys - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Jim Gaffigan - Warner Theatre
• Jimmie's Chicken Shack - Bring Your Own Stereo 15th Anniversary Show - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Juan MacLean (DJ set), Curses!, and Charles Martin - U St Music Hall
• the Lives to Come, Western Star, Shot Heard Around the World, Scowler, Life in a Vacuum, Two Inch Astronaut, Martian Architect, and Mattress Financial - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Lloyd Dobler Effect - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Margot MacDonald, Greenland, Jonathan Parker 8, and comics Hillary Scofield, Ryan Schutt, David Tveite, and Matty Litwack - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC] (Under the Counter)
• Nicholas David - the Hamilton
• Patty Larkin - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC] (Early show - 7 PM)
• Punk Rock Karaoke - a benefit for Ambassador Pit Bull Rescue - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder - Birchmere
• the School of Rock Baltimore: the Best of Green Day's Dookie, the Rocklopedia Britanica, the Funkenstein Monster - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• South Rail - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• SpeakeasyDC's Top Shelf - 9:30 Club (Two shows - 6:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Suppression, Drugs of Faith, Triac, WarXGames, and Enemy Insects - Dishaus [Waverly, Baltimore, MD] (Dishaus 1 Year Anniversary Show)
• the Tone Rangers, the Chromatics, and Furlough Pete & the Nonessentials - Jammin' Java
• Troll Tax, the Crash Takeoff, Brenda, and Short Lives - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Violet Rocker & Awethentik (performing cuts from "Beef & Broccoli"), Watermelon, Incwell, Harmonic Blue, and Super Nike Nando - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Whiskey Shivers - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Will Downing - Howard Theatre (8 PM Show)


Saturday, 11 January 2014 [link to this day]

• Alarms & Controls, Puff Pieces, and the Plums - Comet Ping Pong
• Ayreheart - Corner Store [900 South Carolina Ave SE, WDC]
• Basement Flower, Adryelle, Andrew Grossman & the Man + the Machine, and Monteclair - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Betsy & the Bicycles - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• Big Sam's Funky Nation and the Funk Ark - Howard Theatre (7:30 PM Show)
• Big Something and Feed God Cabbage - Jammin' Java (Late show - 9:30 PM)
• Blue Man Group - France-Merrick Performing Arts Center / Hippodrome (Baltimore)
• Brian Dolzani - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• the Como Mamas and Grace & Tony - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Cracker and Camper Van Beethoven - 9:30 Club (Early show - 6 PM)
• Dave Wright & the Wright Touch - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• David Greilsammer (piano) - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater - 2 PM)
• the Dreamscapes Project and Chelsea McBee & the Random Assortment - Jammin' Java (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• Expanded Cinema - Margaret Rorison, Layne Garrett, Kristian Weeks, Lynn/Barbiero/Rouzer, Video Love - Pyramid Atlantic Arts Center [8230 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD]
• Fell Types (final show), Ex. by V., and Gouge Away - the Rocketship [1223 Decatur St. NW, WDC]
• Gallons to Oucnes featuring Track, Watermelon featuring Kwame Darko and MH the Verb, and Locke Kaushal - Velvet Lounge
• Gerald Albright (sax) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Highballers (CD Release show for The Highballers) and John Howie Jr. & the Rosemont Bluff - IOTA Club & Café
• Howe Gelb and Tracy Shedd - Black Cat (Mainstage)
the Howl, Sr. (formerly Thee The The), and Robert Mitchell - Gallery 788 [3602 Hickory Ave, Baltimore, MD] CANCELLED
• Insani, Red Torment, and Throwdown Syndicate - the Bier Baron Tavern [1523 22nd St NW, WDC]
• Jim Gaffigan - Warner Theatre
• Jim Lauderdale - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC] (Rescheduled from 12/9/13)
• Kafka Fragments - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• L!ssen Band Reunion Show - Howard Theatre (11:30 PM Show)
• La Unica, Caryn Sever, Novakaine, and As If Trio - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Louisa Hall, Paul Pfau, and comedians Sara Armour, Wes Martens, Max Rosenblum, and David Tveite - DC Arts Center [2438 18th St NW, WDC] (Capital City Showcase)
• Michael Menert, Zoogma, and Soohan - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Modern Baseball, Have Mercy, Makeshift Shelters, and Playtime Revenue - Kay Spiritual Life Center Chapel [4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, WDC]
• Moonshine Society - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• NSO Kinderclassic: Presto! The Case of the Vanishing Viola - Kennedy Center (Family Theater - 11 AM, 1:30 PM, & 5 PM)
• Phillip Doc Martin - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Pusha T - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC]
• Random Holiday, One Fell Swoop, the Oddities, and Encasing Embrace - Casa Fiesta [4910 Wisconsin Ave NW, WDC]
• Rev 909: French House / Daft Punk and Indie Dance Classics with Will Eastman, Ozker - U St Music Hall
• Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder - Birchmere
• Sacred Love (last show), Caught in a Crowd, Peace, Pure Disgust, Nuclear Age, and Mindset - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• the School of Rock Baltimore: the Funkenstein Monster, the Zepathon, the Adult Program, Tuesday Night Rock School, the Legend of Jack White - Ottobar (Baltimore) (11:30 AM Show)
• the Silver Liners, Dance for the Dying, Ploy, and Two Dragons & a Cheetah - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Sonny Landreth - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
Stranger in the Alps (album release show) and Kitchen Noise - 1210 Lamont St NW, WDC MOVED TO 1732 Kenyon St NW
• Stranger in the Alps (album release show) and Kitchen Noise - 1732 Kenyon St NW, WDC (Moved from 1210 Lamont St NW)
• the VIPs - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Waylon Speed - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• the Whigs, Shark Week, and Lushfarm - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)


Sunday, 12 January 2014 [link to this day]

• the 19th Street Band - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC] (11:30 AM Brunch show)
• the 9 Comedy Series featuring Stravos Halkias, Christian Hunt, Jessica Brodkin, Chelsea Shorte, Sean Joyce, Dana Flietman, Brandon Fisher, David Carter, Abe Barth - IOTA Club & Café
• Andrew Grossman & the Man + the Machine, My Son Bison, and Johnny Fantastic - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC]
• Blue Man Group - France-Merrick Performing Arts Center / Hippodrome (Baltimore)
• Bobby Muncy - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Brass-A-Holics - the Hamilton
• Caked Up, DJ Spicoli, Keylow, and Gianni Lee - U St Music Hall
• Chiffon (EP Release), White Life, Gh8st, Meth Dad, and Nu Dept - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Deadmans Hollow and Smoke N' Mangos - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Ex-Friends, Teen Agers, Divided Heaven, and Braceface (CD Release) - the Lab [1819 Crestwood Drive, Alexandria, VA]
• Fred Eaglesmith's Traveling Steam Show and Tif Ginn - Jammin' Java
• Gerald Albright (sax) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Hot Tuna (acoustic) and Leon Russell - Birchmere - sold out
• Howard Gospel Brunch featuring the Harlem Gospel Choir - Howard Theatre (1 PM Show)
• Jarhead Fertilizer, Purge, and Sleep Disorder - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Michael McNeil Trio - Bohemian Caverns [2001 11th Street, WDC]
• Mid-Atlantic Collegiate Jazz Orchestra - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Mikaela Davis and Ula Ruth - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Priddy Music Academy Showcase - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Raphael Trio - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Red Spells Red and Tag Cloud - Galaxy Hut
• the ReMINDers - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - George Mason University Center for the Arts [4373 Mason Pond Dr, Fairfax, VA] (4 PM Show)
• Ruthie & the Wranglers and Pete Best & Peerbuilt - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the School of Rock Baltimore: the Rocklopedia Britanica, the Best of Green Day's Dookie, the Legend of Jack White, Monday Night Rock School, and the Zepathon - Ottobar (Baltimore) (11:30 AM Show)
• This Is All Now, the Big Time, We Stay Summer, Among the Many, Choice of Getaway, 3 Easy Payments, and Forgetting August - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Wind Divine, the Bowlegged Gorilla, and David Klinger - Velvet Lounge


Monday, 13 January 2014 [link to this day]

• 98 Rock's Noise in the Basement Live - Ottobar (Baltimore)
Atoms Apart - Galaxy Hut CANCELLED
• Audiostrobelight, Count To Four, Proving Grounds, and Pretty Little Kennedy Curse - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• the Bombay Royale - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Brenda Russell - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• I Kill Giants (farewell tour), Everything Ever, and Rozwell Kid - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA]
• the Jauntee, A Marc Train Home, and Moonrise Funk - Jammin' Java (@JamminJavaMei's Local Scene)
• Turtle Recall, Freakandy, and the Senecas - Velvet Lounge


Tuesday, 14 January 2014 [link to this day]

• the 9 Songwriters Series featuring Justin Trawick, Cody McGuira, Nita Chawla, Dan Fisk, Andrew Gaddy, Shane Wilson, Emily Henry, Joshua Johnston, Heather Mae - IOTA Club & Café
• Boardroom Heroes, Ask the Dead, In Circles, and Booze Riot - Velvet Lounge
• Brenda Russell - Birchmere
• Cheick Hamala's Griot Street - Bossa
• DakhaBrakha - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• I Kill Giants, Everything Ever, Au Revoir, and Monsters of the Antipodes - Hostage House [7506 Adelphi Rd. Hyattsville, MD]
• Matthew Odell (piano recital) - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Nicholas David (of NBC's The Voice) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Saintseneca, Lvl Up, and Spoonboy - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Sal Bando and Sink Tapes - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Scott Kurt & Memphis 59, Justin Trawick, Michael Sheppard Group, Craig Honeycutt (from Everything), and Crooked Crow - Jammin' Java (Cancer Can Rock Benefit Concert)
Simon Phillips Protocol II with Andy Timmons, Steve Weingart, & Ernest Tibbs - Blues Alley (Two shows) NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• St. Lucia and Panama Wedding - Black Cat (Mainstage) - sold out
• the Stacy Brooks Band - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Suburban Living and Pet Parade - DC9
• Tuesdays with Marty Nau - Twins Jazz (Two shows)


Wednesday, 15 January 2014 [link to this day]

• the 9 Songwriter Series - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Ask the Dead, ClockBreaker, In Circles, Canke Brlossom, and Anchor 3 - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Ava Marie, Queer Rocket, and Rebecca Vs Mexico - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA]
• Branchez, Different Sleep, and Obeyah - U St Music Hall
• Cate Le Bon, Kevin Morby (of Woods and the Babies), and Pree - DC9 - sold out
• Christie Dashiell, jazz vocalist (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Dizzy Wright and Uno Hype - Howard Theatre
• Dos Sonidos - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• the Igor Butman Moscow Jazz Orchestra - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Interstate Rivals, Landlady, Cutsail, and Corporate Agenda - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Jeanette Harris - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Obscure Dignitaries and Luke James Shaffer - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Perry Conticchio Quartet - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Swear & Shake and Grace & Tony - Jammin' Java
• Tony Grasso - Bossa
• Tribe Inc - Modern Fusion - Twins Jazz (Two shows)


Thursday, 16 January 2014 [link to this day]

• Alex Brown Trio - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Anthony Pirog Trio - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Blendz Music Tour - Enako, Chemunroe, 9 Strikes Tiger, the Goody Band, and ToadHead - Jammin' Java
• Broncho and Brass Bed - Black Cat (Backstage)
• BSO: Beethoven and Mozart - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires and Jay Vons - 9:30 Club
• Disco Made Me Do It: Ferdinand and the Ghost, YPSET, and Colocho - Wonderland Ballroom [1101 Kenyon St NW, WDC]
• Duo Sonidos - Strathmore (Mansion)
• the Encyclopedia Show: Zodiac Apocalypse - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC]
• Eric Benet - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Girls Guns & Glory - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• the Hot At Nights and John Lee - Velvet Lounge
• International Guitar Night - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Jay-Z (Magna Carter World Tour) - Verizon Center
• Junior Brown - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Kevin Peter Jones All-Star Band - Jeff Lorber, Eric Marienthal, & Randy Brecker - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Marian McLaughlin, Ethan Foote, Lies About Butter, and DeenaOH - DC9
• Maybebop (German a cappella group) - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Moonfish and Nita Kay - Mellow Mushroom [2436 18th St NW, WDC]
• Nancy Alonso's Salsa Empire Pt II featuring Edwin Ortiz, Orquesta La Romana, DJ Bruno, El Unico - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• National Symphony Orchestra (Sir Mark Elder, conductor; Stephen Hough, piano; David Hardy, cello; Daniel Foster, viola) - Elgar's In the South, Liszt's Piano Concerto No. 1, R. Strauss's Don Quixote - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• New Born Nightmare - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Oliver Mtukudzi and The Black Spirits with Krar Collective - Lisner Auditorium
• Ringworm, Pharaoh, Frightened Teeth, Eternal Sleep, Occultist, and Ampalling Infection - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore) (A389 X Anniversary Bash Pre-Show)
• Roomrunner, Pure Junk, and Peals - Fillmore Silver Spring (Post Typography Design Lecture)
• Sex Prisoner, Abuse., Meth Lab, Genocide Pact, and Vile Faith - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC] (Pre-A389 Bash)
• Sketches - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Skream, Light Year, and Juan Zapata - U St Music Hall
• So Brasil - Cissa Paz - Bossa
• Tizer featuring Karen Briggs - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• the Walkaways - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]


Friday, 17 January 2014 [link to this day]

• 19th Street Band - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• A.J. Swearingen and Jonathan Beedle (Simon & Garfunkel retrospective) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
A389 X Anniversary Bash Day 1 - Infest, Haymaker, In Cold Blood, Full of Hell, Iron Reagan, Sex Prisoner, Jarhead Fertilizer - Baltimore SoundStage
• Albino Rhino and Straight Up Tribal - O'Shaughnessy's Pub [1324 King St, Old Town Alexandria, VA]
• the Alfredo Mojica Group - Bossa
• Au Revoir, Shy Low, My First Castle, and A MARC Train Home - the Lab [1819 Crestwood Drive, Alexandria, VA]
• Banditos - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
Bettye LaVette - Howard Theatre MOVED TO 1/9/14
• Big Daddy Kane (with live band) - Howard Theatre (Rescheduled from 11/8/13)
• Comedy on the Table Winter Showcase: Kandace Saunders, Hillary Scofield, Dana Fleitman, LizaBanks Campagna, Erica Johnson, and Valerie Paschall, with host Ralph Cooper - Velvet Lounge (Early show)
• Crimson Orchard (Ascension release party), Visceral Violation, Demiz, and House of Reprisal - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Dangermuffin and Les Racquet - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Dead End Lane, Kill Lincoln, Enemy Insects, and Throwback - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Derrick Carter, T. Williams, and Chris Burns - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• The Fabulous Dialtones Rockin' and Dancin' Party - Jammin' Java
• Fanfare Ciocarlia and Orchester Prazevica - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Flood, Paperairplanes, and Dr. Robinson's Fiasco - Velvet Lounge (Late show - 9:30 PM)
• G.U.T.S., 7 Door Sedan, and Color School - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• A Great Big World - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• International Guitar Night - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Izula, Croatoan, Gradius, Palkoski, and Phantom Lords - DC Speakeasy at Sly Horse Studio [2375 Lewis Ave, Rockville, MD] (Benefit for Andy from Izula)
• Junior Brown and Jackson Edwards (of the WeatherVanes) - Birchmere
• Kevin Peter Jones All-Star Band - Jeff Lorber, Eric Marienthal, & Randy Brecker - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Mashwork Orange - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• the Michelle Raymond Band - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• Motown & more: Tribute to Legends of Motown & Soul - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• National Symphony Orchestra (Sir Mark Elder, conductor; Stephen Hough, piano; David Hardy, cello; Daniel Foster, viola) - Elgar's In the South, Liszt's Piano Concerto No. 1, R. Strauss's Don Quixote - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Naylor Court, Feed the Meter, and the Beirds - Rock & Roll Hotel
• NSO Prelude - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Owen Danoff, Joy Ike, and Ryan Harris Brown - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Peals, Soft Cat, Vio/Mire, and Teen Men - Current Gallery [421 N Howard St, Baltimore, MD]
• Reggie & the Full Effect, Dads, Pentimento, and Sun Club - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Rhett Miler (of the Old 97s) and Trapper Schoepp & the Shades - the Hamilton
• Speedy Ortiz, Grass is Green, Two Inch Astronaut, and Collapser - the Dougout [1498 Douglas St NE, WDC]
• Stone Sour, Pop Evil, and Stolen Babies - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore) - sold out
• Teen Mom, the Can't Tells, the Mean Season, and Brenda - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC]
• Tereu Tereu, Drunken Sufis, and Raw Feels - Black Cat (Mainstage - Bad Friends Records 2nd Anniversary Showcase)
• Trouble Funk (video release party), Bela Dona, Sugar Bear, Gogo Symphony and Invited Guests (Buggs of JYB, James Funk, and White Boy of RE), and Big G of BYB - 9:30 Club


Saturday, 18 January 2014 [link to this day]

• 33 1/3 jazz trio (Harry Walker on bass, Gary Gill on trombone, Robin Ghertner on drums) - Zed's Cafe [8225 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD] (Free!)
• the 9 Singer-Songwriter Series with Margot MacDonald, Andy Zipf, Justin Jones, Victoria Vox, Bradley Rhodes, Amanda Lee, Ryan Walker, Don Kim, and Justin Trawick - Black Rock Center for the Arts [12901 Town Commons Drive, Germantown, MD]
A389 X Anniversary Bash Day 2 - Integrity, All Out War, Bloodlet, Weekend Nachos, Noisem, Power Trip, Pick Your Side, Homewrecker, Empire of Rats - Baltimore SoundStage
• Among Wolves, Great American Canyon Band, and Western Star - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Anthony Pirog with Michael Formanek & Ches Smith, plus Dave Ballou, Chris pumphrey, and Mike Kuhl - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore) (Presented by Creative Differences)
• Ari Hest - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Big Head Todd & the Monsters, Ronnie Baker Brooks, and Hazel Miller - 9:30 Club
• the Blue Cranes - Orion Sound Studios [2903 Whittington Ave, Suite C, Baltimore, MD]
• the Booby Traps and Big Tow - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Charles Ross (One Man Lord of the Rings) - Birchmere
• Covered With Jam - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• the Crossroads Club: Roy Hargrove's RH Factor - Kennedy Center (Atrium - 8 & 10 PM)
• Crowded Streets (Dave Matthews tribute), On the Bus, Blue Print Blue, and Redline Addictin - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Echo Boomers, Far E.X.P., and DJ Throdown - Velvet Lounge
• Eddie From Ohio - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Eric Brace & Peter Cooper - Jammin' Java (Early show - 7 PM)
• Fairfax Symphony Orchestra - George Mason University Center for the Arts [4373 Mason Pond Dr, Fairfax, VA]
• the Fighting Jamesons - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Folk Soul Revival - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• the Fresh Beat Band - 1st Mariner Arena (Baltimore)
• Gizmo - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Harris Face - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Ilsa, Like Rats, Sick/Tired, and Sokushinbutsu - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore) (A389 X Anniversary Matinee Show)
• Jenni Schick Band, Short Lives, and Rogue Mind - IOTA Club & Café
• Kevin Peter Jones All-Star Band - Jeff Lorber, Eric Marienthal, & Randy Brecker - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Meklit Hadero - Artisphere (Dome Theatre)
• Mr. Gabe and the Circle Time All-Stars - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC] (10 AM show)
• National Philharmonic: Three Great Classics - Strathmore (Music Center)
• National Symphony Orchestra (Sir Mark Elder, conductor; Stephen Hough, piano; David Hardy, cello; Daniel Foster, viola) - Elgar's In the South, Liszt's Piano Concerto No. 1, R. Strauss's Don Quixote - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Nicky C & the Rattlesnake Bites - Bayou [2519 Pennsylvania Ave NW, WDC]
• Olivia Mancini & the Mates, Who Needs a Pulse, and Walking Sticks - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Over 'n Out - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Paul Mooney - Howard Theatre (Rescheduled from 11/23/13)
• Popa Chubby and the Colin Thompson Band - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Raul Morel y Tumbao - Bossa
• Ravagers, Creep Crusades, the Sniffs, and American Television - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA]
• the Real Geniuses - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Sadgiqacea, Hivelords, Grethor, and Gradius - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Saved by the 90s party with the Bayside Tigers - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Several Species: the Pink Floyd Experience - Lincoln Theatre
• Shredded Nerve, Vales, Whether, Scant, Radiator Greys, Pleasure Island, and Wamhoda - MIGBar/Dr Clock's Nowhere Bar [2226 18th St NW, WC] (Select DC's Noise Night No. 2)
• Sir Sly and Pleasure Curses - Rock & Roll Hotel (Free Show sponsored by DC101)
• the subURBAN Takeover featuring JDVBBS, Killa Theory Live, and Definition of One - Jammin' Java (Late show - 10 PM)
• This Way To the Egress, Abigail Palmer, and Zach Parkman - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
• Tiffany Thompson (Stories & Songwriters Series): Phillip Noss and FarAway - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• the Todd Marcus Jazz Orchestra - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Viceroy, Penguin Prison (DJ set), Caleb L'Etoile, and DJ Remote Ctrl - U St Music Hall


Sunday, 19 January 2014 [link to this day]

• the 30th Mid-Atlantic Song Contest Awards Gala - Jammin' Java
• Afrika Bambaataa, DJ Maseo of De La Soul, Fort Knox Five, and DJ Underdog - U St Music Hall
• Alchemical Records Showcase: Spencer Joyce, the Crème, Ubiquity Machine, Jason Mendelson & the Open Doors, Leo & Cygnus - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Alisa Weilerstein (cello) and Inon Barnatan (piano) - Debussy's Sonata for Cello and Piano; Schubert's Fantasia in C major, D. 934; Auerbach's Ten Preludes from 24 Preludes; Rachmaninof's Sonata in G minor, Op. 19 - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
• Au Revoir, Shy Low, Bueno Crusher, and Phantom Lanterns - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Bobby Muncy - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Cesar Orozco presents Latin Jazz - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Children of Uganda Choir - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Coup Sauvage & the Snips (Video & Single Release Show) and Teen Liver - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Dénes Várjon, piano - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Fairfax Symphony Orchestra - George Mason University Center for the Arts [4373 Mason Pond Dr, Fairfax, VA] (2 PM Show)
• Greg Brown - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Howard Gospel Brunch featuring the Harlem Gospel Choir - Howard Theatre (1 PM Show)
• Johnny Flynn and the Melodic - DC9 - sold out
• Kevin Peter Jones All-Star Band - Jeff Lorber, Eric Marienthal, & Randy Brecker - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Maysa & her Jazz Funk Soul Symphony - Birchmere (Rescheduled from 1/25/14 due to Grammys)
• NSO Ensemble Concert - Connections: Music Matters - Kennedy Center (Family Theater - 1:30 PM & 5 PM)
• Oneohtrix Point Never - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Passing Phases, Trophy Wife, Big Mouth, and Sunwolf - Wilson Center (Next Step Public Charter School) [3047 15th St NW, WDC] (Benefit for the From Service to Justice Conference)
• Peals - Studio 1469 [behind 15th & Harvard NW, WDC]
• Precious Child - Zeba Bar [3423 14th St NW, WDC]
• Rob Rboinson - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• School of Rock and Swift Technique - Fillmore Silver Spring
• the Shifters and the Snails - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Something compleX (album release), Zombie Gnar, Eze Jackson, and PT Burnem - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• the Soul Serenaders - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Teedra Moses and Wes Felton - Howard Theatre
• Thaylobleu, Joint Effort, Western Star, and Canker Blossom - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Title Tracks and the Tender Thrill - Galaxy Hut
• Town Mountain - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Whiskey & Boots featuring Wesley Spangler, Cabin Creek - Empire (formerly Jaxx)


Monday, 20 January 2014 [link to this day]

• 98 Rock's Noise in the Basement Live - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Action Bronson - Howard Theatre
• Bachelor Boys - IOTA Club & Café
• Cahalen Morrison & Eli West - Jammin' Java
• Carolyn Crysdale - Galaxy Hut
• Dionne Warwick and the Let Freedom Ring Choir - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Concert Hall)
• Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Birthday Tribute and Celebration - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Gypsy Kings (25th Anniversary Tour) - Birchmere
• Marie-Claire - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Parasol, the Max Levine Ensemble, Aloners, and Forty Whacks - the Rocketship [1223 Decatur St. NW, WDC]
• Rusted Root - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Tuesday, 21 January 2014 [link to this day]

Brad Linde & Friends - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD] CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
Cheick Hamala's Griot Street - Bossa POSTPONED TO THURSDAY 1/23/14 DUE TO SNOW
• Daft Phunk: a night of Earphunk and Daft Punk songs - the Hamilton
David Broza - 6th & I CANCELLED
• David Dondero and the Cowards Choir - IOTA Club & Café
Emerson Hart (of Tonic) and Emily Hearn - Jammin' Java POSTPONED DUE TO SNOW
Ghost Division, BSR, and Slow Fever - Velvet Lounge CANCELLED DUE TO SNOW
• Hope for the Dreamer, Breckenwood, Blind Man Leading, and Pop Rocks & Coke - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
In This Moment, Butcher Babies, Devour the Day, and All Hail the Yeti - Fillmore Silver Spring POSTPONED TO 2/2/14 DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER
Jeff Majors - Blues Alley (Two shows) CANCELLED DUE TO SNOW
• Lyle Lovett & John Hiatt - an acoustic evening - Birchmere - sold out
Out of Your Head - Improvised and Experimental Music Collective - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore) CANCELLED DUE TO SNOW
• Queen Esther - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Robert Earl Keen and Andrea Davidson - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Shen Yun 2014: Reviving 5,000 Years of Civilization - Kennedy Center (Opera House)
skypunch and Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots - DC9 CANCELLED DUE TO SNOW
• Takács Quartet - All-Bartók Program - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
• Tuesdays with Marty Nau - Twins Jazz (Two shows)


Wednesday, 22 January 2014 [link to this day]

• Bad Influence (Gotta Swing Dance Night) - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Blind Ellis and Mike Weyrauch - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Catie Curtis and Marc Scibilia - Jammin' Java
• Cody Simpson and Plug In Stereo - the Hamilton - sold out
• Crash Sight and Ordinary Gentlemen - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• the Foxhole Prayer Tabernacle Choir - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• the French Admirals, Private Tails, and Comedians Yaser Al-Keliddar, Michael Foody, and Jamel Johnson - Wonderland Ballroom [1101 Kenyon St NW, WDC] (the Wonderland Circus)
James Durbin (from American Idol) and Kelley James - Empire (formerly Jaxx) Date changed to 1/23/14
• Kenny Rittenhouse Quintet featuring Darden Purcell - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Life Size (album release tour) - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Little River Band - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Lyle Lovett & John Hiatt - an acoustic evening - Birchmere - sold out
• Moombahton Massive XXXIII: Nadastrom, Sabo, Schlachthofbronx - U St Music Hall
• National Broadway Chorus - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Phosphorescent and Caveman - 9:30 Club
• Robert Earl Keen and Andrea Davidson - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Shen Yun 2014: Reviving 5,000 Years of Civilization - Kennedy Center (Opera House)
• Takács Quartet - All-Bartók Program - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
• Thunders, Musicband, and Lisa Doll & the Rock N Roll Romance - Velvet Lounge
• Tony Grasso - Bossa
• Tribe Inc - Modern Fusion - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Waka Flocka Flame - Howard Theatre
• You Monster, We Were Pirates, and Me & Karen - DC9


Thursday, 23 January 2014 [link to this day]

• Aevangelist, Bastard Sapling, Ilsa, and Oak - Schizophrenia Hall [5607 Sargent Road Hyattsville, MD]
• Black Checker, Grand Piano, and the Fed - Wonderland Ballroom [1101 Kenyon St NW, WDC]
• Brendan Canning (of Broken Social Scene) and Winter Hinterland - IOTA Club & Café
• BSO: Marvin Hamlisch - One Singular Sensation - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Cheick Hamala's Griot Street - Bossa (Rescheduled from 1/21/14 due to snow)
• Dave Mason (Traffic Jam World Tour) - Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts [801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD]
• Dave Wilson Quartet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Dom Kennedy - Baltimore SoundStage
• the Gene Clark - No Other Tour: featuring members of Fleet Foxes, Beach House, Iain Matthews, Grizzly Bear, and the Walkmen performing Gene Clark's No Other in its entirety - Floristree [405 West Franklin St, Baltimore, MD]
• Golden Gurls, Infinity Girl, Soft Peaks, and Western Blot - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Greenland, Sleepy Kitty, Son Step, and Lies About - Paper Haus [4912 3rd St NW, WDC]
• Gunwife Gone, Corn Mo', and Headwounds - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• James Durbin (from American Idol) and Kelley James - Empire (formerly Jaxx) (Rescheduled from 1/22/14)
• Little River Band - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) - sold out
• Los Campesinos! and Sun Club - 9:30 Club
• A Lot Like Birds, Sianvar Stolas, and the Venetian Fair - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• the M Machine - U St Music Hall
• National Symphony Orchestra (Christoph Eschenbach, conductor; Martin Grubinger, percussion) - Mozart's Symphony No. 35 "Haffner"; Dorman's Frozen In Time; Dvorák's Symphony No. 9 "From the New World" - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• the Nick Hexum Quintet (featuring Nick Hexum of 311) and Franchot Tone - Jammin' Java - sold out
• Phillippines Storm Recovery Benefit featuring Tom Reyes & Friends and Leo Cagape & Company - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Robert Earl Keen (25th anniversary of the Road Goes On Forever) and Andrea Davidson - Birchmere (in the Flex Stage)
• Roy Ayers - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Ryan Hommel Trio - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Shane Wilson, the Boundary Stones, and Grogan Social Scene - Mellow Mushroom [2436 18th St NW, WDC]
• Sharel Cassity Quintet - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Shen Yun 2014: Reviving 5,000 Years of Civilization - Kennedy Center (Opera House)
• Spirit Family Reunion and 19th Street Band - the Hamilton (A Benefit for the Potomac and Shenandoah Riverkeepers)


Friday, 24 January 2014 [link to this day]

• 10 Years (acoustic), Trapper Schoepp & the Shades, and the Purge Effect - Baltimore SoundStage
• the 18th Street Singers ("Beauty in the Cathedral" Winter Concert) - First Trinity Lutheran Church [309 E St NW, WDC]
• Afro Bop Alliance - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• the Alfredo Mojica Group - Bossa
• Amplitude: a night of drum & bass with RogueState, JULEZ, and HighSugaH - Jammin' Java (Late show - 10 PM)
• the Audyssey, Big Green Cherry, and Mariner Project - Velvet Lounge
• Beats to the Rhyme featuring the Poem-Cees, Hired Gun with DJ RBI, and Dumi Right - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC]
• Cowboy Mouth and Fifth on the Floor - 9:30 Club (Early show - 6 PM)
• Disances, Sailor's Mouth, and the Breadshots (acoustic) - UMBC [Baltimore, MD] (WMBC Radio Station - Shorter Faster Louder)
• the District (a cappella) and Capital Blend - Jammin' Java (Early show - 7 PM)
• DJ Dan, Charles Feelgood, and Ken Lazee - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Dom Kennedy (Get Home Safely tour) - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Elikeh, 50 Man Machine, and Batala - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Foghound (CD Release Party), Borracho, the Ninety Ones, and the Deserts of Maine - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• FUSION: A French-American Musical Exchange with Miranda Cuckson and Quatuor Eclisses - La Maison Francaise / Embassy of France [4101 Reservoir Rd NW, WDC]
• the Gene Clark - No Other Tour: featuring members of Fleet Foxes, Beach House, Iain Matthews, Grizzly Bear, and the Walkmen performing Gene Clark's No Other in its entirety - 9:30 Club (Late show - 10 PM)
• Girls & God, Layne Garrett, and Ian McColm & Luke Stewart & Anthony Pirog - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]
• the Good Times Boys (RHCP tribute) - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• the Grandsons - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• the Hackensaw Boys and Split String Soup - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC] - sold out
• Ja Rule - Howard Theatre
• Judy Collins, Kenny White, and Julia Haltigan - Birchmere
• Justin Trawick & the Common Good, Black Masala, and Louisa Hall - IOTA Club & Café
• Liner Notes Vol. 3: the Love Movement - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Mary Battiata and Little Pink /Amelia White (CD Release) - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Miles Smiles: tribute to Miles Davis - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• National Symphony Orchestra - Beyond the Score (Ankush Kumar Bahl, conductor) and Dvorák's Symphony No. 9 - Whose World? (Christoph Eschenbach, conductor) - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Northern Faces, Buried Beds, Something More, Watermedown, and Seeing Snakes - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Reagan Youth, Dust Angel, the Ravagers, and Enemy Insects - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Pearsonwidrig Dancetheater - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Pure Junk, the Fordists, and MD Geist - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Roy Ayers - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Sammy Figueroa and his Latin Jazz Explosion - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Shen Yun 2014: Reviving 5,000 Years of Civilization - Kennedy Center (Opera House)
• Silent Lions, Jimmy Whispers, Adventure, and Johnny Fantastic - the Jamjar [1719 Lamont St NW, WDC]
• Skies In Chaos, Yesterdays War, Down to Everything, Dad Shoes, and Shadowburn - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• the Smithereens - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Sonny Landreth and Cindy Cashdollar - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Soul Train Anniversary Party with DJ K Meta, Mr. Bonkerz, DJ Provoke, and Trev-Ski - U St Music Hall (Early show - 6 PM)
• the Sweaters, Night Kitchen, Jack Nicholson, and Cavern - Pyramid Atlantic Arts Center [8230 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD]
• Termina, Knuckleberry Finn, Hagspawn, Dissonance (album release), Useless Grant, and Open Mic with Caitie McD, David Amaya, Zach and Matt, Miyah Cook, Angelique Rubenstine, Stimpack, and C'jay - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
• Waxahatchee, All Dogs, and Cayetana - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• YellowTieGuy, Since Antarctica, Crooked Crow, and Devils Walk as Saints - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]


Saturday, 25 January 2014 [link to this day]

• the 18th Street Singers ("Beauty in the Cathedral" Winter Concert) - First Trinity Lutheran Church [309 E St NW, WDC]
• Aaron Nathans and Michael Ronstadt - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Afro Bop Alliance - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Andrea Parkins, Janel Leppin, and Liz Meredith - Pyramid Atlantic Arts Center [8230 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD]
• Andy Allo and AJ Smith - Jammin' Java (Late show - 10 PM)
• Antone "Chooky" Caldwell - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• the Bach Sinfonia: Chatham Baroque - Montgomery College Cultural Arts Center [7995 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD]
• Benito Gonzalez (solo jazz piano) - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Big Country Express (CD Release Party), Butterfly on a Bullet, and Jonny Grave - DC9
• Bliss - Will Estman, Baronhawk, Ozker, Harry Ransom, Caleb L'Etoile, Brian Billion - U St Music Hall
• Carrie Rodriguez and Luke Jacobs - Artisphere (Dome Theatre)
• Charles the Hammer, Derek Evry & his Band of Misanthropes, and Red States - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
• Corey Holcomb & Friends - Lincoln Theatre
• Datsik, Herobust, and Getter - Baltimore SoundStage
• the Day We Met - Fat Tuesday's [10673 Braddock Road, Fairfax, VA]
• Delorean and Mas Ysa - Black Cat (Mainstage - rescheduled from 10/24/13)
• Denis Matsuev (piano) - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Drop Electric, Young Rapids, the Sea Life, Raised By Wolves, Social Imperfections (Girls Rock DC band), and DJ Ryan Ulbrich - 9:30 Club (DC Music Download's Two Year Anniversary Show with Raise Your City)
• Elizabeth & the Catapult - Jammin' Java (Early show - 7 PM)
Friends Fest 6: You Bred Raptors? Tunnel Bike, Explosion Sound, the Deckards, Snakefeast, Rare Candy, Thee Lexington Arros, Uatu, Pure Junk, the Mandroids - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Gold Top Country Ramblers - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• the Great Unknowns, Big Chimney, and Ben de la Coeur - IOTA Club & Café
• Jennifer Schimpf (full band), Satro, and Bravenoise - Velvet Lounge
John Legend - Lisner Auditorium NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Ken Wenzel - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Kill Lincoln, No Such Noise, the Melon Farmers, and the Breadshots - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Lemuria, Passing Phases (members of Pygmy Lush/Pg 99), and Aloners (members of Sick Fix) - Comet Ping Pong
• Liner Notes Vol. 3: the Love Movement - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• the Manhattans featuring Gerald Alston & Blue Lovett - Birchmere
• Marc Cohn and Rebecca Pidgeon - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) - sold out
• Martha Reeves - Howard Theatre (Early show - 8 PM)
Maysa - Birchmere MOVED TO 1/19/14 due to Grammys
• moe. - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Natascia Diaz - Strathmore (Mansion - Two Shows - 7:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• National Symphony Orchestra (Christoph Eschenbach, conductor; Martin Grubinger, percussion) - Mozart's Symphony No. 35 "Haffner"; Dorman's Frozen In Time; Dvorák's Symphony No. 9 "From the New World" - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Nipsey Hussle and Erk the Jerk - Howard Theatre (Late show - 11 PM)
• No Tomorrow, Repellers, Musket Hawk, Lotus F*cker, Dopecopper, and Friend Beast - Barclay House [Baltimore, MD]
• NRBQ - the Hamilton
• Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Paul Pfau, the Morrison Brothers, and Kenny Kohlhaas - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Priests, Wildhoney, Crimson Wave, and Wet Brain - Holy Underground [2021 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Ralphie May - Lisner Auditorium
• Raul Morel y Tumbao - Bossa
• Roy Ayers - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Savoy (Get Lazer'd Tour) - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Scott Miller - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Shen Yun 2014: Reviving 5,000 Years of Civilization - Kennedy Center (Opera House - 1:30 PM & 7:30 PM)
• Sick Sick Birds, Title Tracks, and Advlts - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• the Smithereens - State Theatre
• Spirit Family Reunion - Tree House Concerts at the VFW 350 [6420 Orchard Ave, Takoma Park, MD] - sold out
• Sudden Zero, We Stay Summer - Empire (formerly Jaxx) (Winter Battle of the Bands)
• Swamps, Over & Out, and 96 - Casa Fiesta [4910 Wisconsin Ave NW, WDC]
• Tedeschi Trucks Band - Warner Theatre
• the Tianjin Puppetry Troupe - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Tuesday's Gone (Lynyrd Skynyrd tribute) - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• U.S. Royalty (Blue Sunshine CD Release) and Spires - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Weekends, Small Apartments, Wing Dam, and Goblin Mold - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Xtinkshun, Chris Kennedy, the Good For Nothing's, Spider Rockets, and Sarah Donner & Flo Anito - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]


Sunday, 26 January 2014 [link to this day]

• Andy Allo - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Anna Lee (violin) and Robert Koenig (piano) - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
• Barrier, Adaliah, and Silence - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Commonwealth, Rhin, Moon Tooth, and Vinyl Epitaph - Velvet Lounge
• Crash Takeoff and Ice Kittens - Galaxy Hut
• Damien Jurado and Courtney Marie Andrews - DC9 - sold out
• Electric Fireworks, Wonder & Fury, Dungeon Kids, and Hybrid Baby - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Fusion: Quatuor Eclisses (guitar quartet) - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Grant-Lee Phillips and Adrian Krygowski - 6th & I (Rescheduled from 11/10/13)
• Hard Working Americans featuring Todd Snider, Dave Schools, Neal Casal, Chad Staehly, and Duane Trucks - with Altas Road Crew - State Theatre
• Howard Gospel Brunch featuring the Harlem Gospel Choir - Howard Theatre (1 PM Show)
• the Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Layers & Frames - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Lucian Ban & Matt Maneri Duo - Bohemian Caverns [2001 11th Street, WDC]
• Michael W. Smith with the True North Symphony Orchestra (David Hamilton, conductor) and the New American Chorus - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• New Politics, Magic Man, and Sleeper Agent - Rock & Roll Hotel - sold out
• New West Guitar Group - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (All-Ages Matinee)
• the Pixies and Fidlar - Strathmore (Music Center) - sold out
• Protester, No Time, Human Shield, and Nuclear Age - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC] (4 PM Show)
• Ray Benson (Asleep at the Wheel) & Milkdrive "A Little Piece" album release - Jammin' Java
• Reverend Horton Heat with guests Nekromantix and the Creepshow, plus a special guest appearance by Deke Dickerson - 9:30 Club
• RL Grime, Salva, and Lush - U St Music Hall
• Rob Patterson, Maria Lambros, & Audrey Andrist - Strathmore (Mansion - 3 PM)
• Ron Kearns Quintet with special guest Michael Thomas - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Roots Café Singer-Songwriter Series with Letitia Van Sant and MacWalter - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Roy Ayers - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Shen Yun 2014: Reviving 5,000 Years of Civilization - Kennedy Center (Opera House - 1:30 PM)
• Teen Liver, Wildhoney, Expert Alterations, Cool People, and Post Nasal Drip - the Dougout [1498 Douglas St NE, WDC] (Dougout Two-Year Anniversary)
• War - Birchmere
• YellowTieGuy, Aurora Wells, Andrew Bucket, Joe Rathbone & the Mercy Alliance, $100 Bill (broken word poet), Johari, Jamel Johnson, and Spencer Joyce - IOTA Club & Café (Alchemical Records Alchemy Extravaganza)
• Youth Code, Coming, and Technophobia - Black Cat (Backstage)


Monday, 27 January 2014 [link to this day]

• 98 Rock's Noise in the Basement Live - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Brandon Boyd & Sons of the Sea - 9:30 Club
• Daisy Castro Mike Wade - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Delarcos and Lime Twigs - Galaxy Hut
• Dudes, Malportado Kids, Olivia Neutron John, and Arab Spring - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Fuse Box, Vintage #18, and Space 7 - Jammin' Java (@JamminJavaMei's Local Scene)
• Jackson (of the Weathervanes), Todd Daniel (of the Walkaways), Kenny Paul (of the Highballers), Grant Skalak (of James Francis), and Lauren Calve - IOTA Club & Café
• Ladysmith Black Mambazo - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Lee Baines III & the Glory Fires and Turf War - DC9
• Levi Stephens - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Madeleine Peyroux - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) - sold out
• Mammoth Indigo, Dangerosa, and Static Scene - Velvet Lounge
• Matthias Goerne (baritone) and Christoph Eschenbach (piano) - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
• Peabody Jazz Students: Kevin Clark (guitar), Joel Nygren (organ), Jonathan Baez (drums) - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Robin Zander (of Cheap Trick) - solo acoustic - Birchmere
• Yvonne Caruthers - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - Theater Lab)


Tuesday, 28 January 2014 [link to this day]

• AFI, Youth Code, and Coming - Baltimore SoundStage - sold out
• Aleksey Semenenko (violin) with Inna Firsova (piano) - Beethoven's Violin Sonata No. 4, Op. 23; Chausson's Poème, Op. 25; Ysaye's Sonata in D minor, Op. 27, NO. 3 "Ballade"; Debussy's Violin Sonata L. 140; Tchaikovsky's Valse-Scherzo, Op. 34; Paganini's "I Palpiti" Op. 13 - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater - Young Concert Artists Series)
• Bencoolen, Tycho Brahe, and Carbon Dioxide - Velvet Lounge
• Cashandra J. - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Cheick Hamala's Griot Street - Bossa
• Cursing Spree, Jon Carroll, Heaveny Nobodies, and Yuck Finn - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Farewell Drifters (CD Release Party) and Adrian Krygowski - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Foul Swoops, Malportado Kids, and Olivia Neutron John - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA]
• Jason Isbell and Holly Williams - 9:30 Club
• National Symphony Orchestra Youth Fellowship Program - Friedrich Kuhlau's Grand Quartet in E Minor for Four Flutes, Dvorák's String Quintet No. 2, and Stravinsky's L'Histoire du Soldat - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• NRBQ - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Outmode, Craow, Rosemary Arp, and Cloning - Zeba Bar [3423 14th St NW, WDC] (Presented by SelectDC)
• Panic! at the Disco - Fillmore Silver Spring - sold out
• the Piranhas, Good Gravity, and the DickVanDykes - Jammin' Java (@JamminJavaMei's Local Scene)
• Sylvan Esso and Ploy - DC9
• Tuesdays with Marty Nau - Twins Jazz (Two shows)


Wednesday, 29 January 2014 [link to this day]

• Bluebeard, James Walker, and Cartoon Weapons - DC9
• Christie Dashiell, jazz vocalist (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Cults, Wild Honey, and Dungeon Kids - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Danny Jonukuchi - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Dawn of Midi and Geometric Shapes - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Diane Marino - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Falling In Reverse, Escape the Fate, Chelsea Grin, and Survive This - Fillmore Silver Spring
• the Front Bottoms, You Blew It, and Kill Lincoln - the Lab [1819 Crestwood Drive, Alexandria, VA] - sold out
• I-Wen Wang (piano recital) - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Karmin (Pulses Tour) and Bryce Vine - Baltimore SoundStage
• Naked Blue and We're About 9 - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• National Symphony Orchestra Youth Fellowship Program - Valeri Kikta's Sonata for Violin and Harp and Dvorák's String Quartet No. 12 "American", and a brass quartet performance - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Peter Fields & Rob Holmes - a tribute to Charlie Byrd & Stan Getz - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Phunk the System 3 - 2Rip vs. DJ Lantern, DJ Nysus vs. Christian Dope, LJ MTX vs. Bortz, Massacat vs. Nvrsft, Malphunktion vs. DJ Obscure - U St Music Hall
• Singer-Songwriter Showcase: Ken Wenzel, Jenee Halstead, Ed Balduzzi - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Space 7 - Velvet Lounge
• Teddy Geiger and Justin Levinson - Jammin' Java
• Tony Grasso - Bossa


Thursday, 30 January 2014 [link to this day]

• 12th Planet, Protohype, Flinch, Two Fresh, Steady, and Bassdread - 9:30 Club
• Aviator, Ampersand, Menopaws, Neck First, and the Heads are Zeros - Hostage House [7506 Adelphi Rd. Hyattsville, MD]
• Bill Cosby - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Brazilian Girls - Howard Theatre
• Comedy Night with Sara Schaefer and Brian Parise - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - Terrace Theater)
• Corey Harris (blues/reggae/guitar/vocals) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Dave Mason's Traffic Jam - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• the Dawn Drapes and Bells & Hunters - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• the Deaf Scene, the Golden Guns, the Hollywood Blanks, and Robotapotamus - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Drymill Road - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Flying Tuna, Thirteen Towers, and Interstate Rivals - Mellow Mushroom [2436 18th St NW, WDC]
• Gambles - Jammin' Java
• Gypsy Wisdom - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• J. Cole (What Dreams May Come Tour) - DAR Constitution Hall
• Jazz Band Masterclass Bands with Jeff Antoniuk - Twins Jazz (7 PM Only)
• Laelo, Fly Rebel Society, Cruddy Crankerz, 30/30, and Ms Xela - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Meshell Ndegeocello (A Dedication to Nina Simone) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• National Symphony Orchestra (Christoph Eschenbach, conductor; Joshua Bell, violin; Matthias Goerne, baritone; Michelle De Young, mezzo-soprano) with the Choral Arts Society of Washington (Scott Tucker, artistic director) - Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto; Hindemith's When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd: A Requiem "For Those We Love" - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• the Piecycles, Light Arms, and Llama Trauma (formerly Spades) - Velvet Lounge
• Potholes Brass Band - Bayou [2519 Pennsylvania Ave NW, WDC]
• Radical Discharge, City Limits, Blackwolf Beach, and Crimes - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Spanish Canciones and Flamenco Music and Dance - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Spirit Animal, Honest Haloway, and Motion Lines - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Throwdown Syndicate, Weed Is Weed, B.S.R., Never Submit, and Blinding Eye Dog - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Valentino Khan, Racecarbed, and the Clown Prince - U St Music Hall
• WeAreUs, Head Of Power, and Corporate Agenda - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)


Friday, 31 January 2014 [link to this day]

• the Alfredo Mojica Group - Bossa
• Amon Amarth, Enslaved, and Skeletonwitch - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Attila, I See Stars, Capture the Crown, Ice Nine Kills, Myka Relocate, and When Cities Sleep - Empire (formerly Jaxx) - sold out
• Aztec Sun and Photo Radio - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Big Mouth, Sick Thoughts, Expert Alterations, and Cult Control (members of WarXGames, Blackwolf Beach) - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Bill Cosby - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Blond:ish, Sam Burns, and Charles Martin - U St Music Hall
• Bob Sima & Marc Douglas Berardo (CD Release Party) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the Bobby Thompson Project - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Bronze Radio Return and the Falls - the Hamilton
• the Bullbuckers - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
the Caribbean (CD Release) - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC] CHANGED TO 2/18/14 @ Black Cat
• the Coal Men and Reagan Boggs - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Container (live), Protect-U (DJ), Marcel Du Swamp (live), and Kanon (DJ) - the Space Jam [1313 Delafield Place NW, WDC] (Select DC 1-year anniversary party)
• Corey Harris (blues/reggae/guitar/vocals) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Diamond Youth, Daylight, Have Mercy, and Angel Du$t - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Drunk Tigers, Railsplitter, Sunset Guns, and Collapser - Velvet Lounge
• EOTO, Emalkay, and ELM - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Ingratitude (Earth Wind & Fire tribute) - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Irresponsible - Jammin' Java (10 PM in the Lobby Bar)
• Jenee Halstead, Lauren Calve, and Jasmine Gillison - the Fold [110A Frederick Avenue, Rockville, MD]
• John Kocur, jazz saxophone (Artist-In-Residence Jazz Fridays) - Strathmore (Mansion - 11 AM)
• Karl Denson's Tiny Universe with Pigeons Playing Ping Pong and Tauk - 9:30 Club
• Koffin Kats, JJ Damage & the Bandits, Pain!, and the Sonic Creeps - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• the Legwarmers - State Theatre
• Litz & Clarence "the Bluesman" Turner, Tramcar Revolution, Seanachal & Family, Warner Williams & Joyce Ettingoff, and TV John Langworthy - Baltimore SoundStage
• Luca Pisaroni (bass-baritone) - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
• Marshall Crenshaw & the Bottle Rockets - Birchmere
• Morbid Saint, Ilsa, Noisem, and Genocide Pact - Kay Spiritual Life Center Chapel [4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, WDC]
• Natalie York (album release show) and Dave Farah - Jammin' Java
• National Symphony Orchestra (Christoph Eschenbach, conductor; Joshua Bell, violin; Matthias Goerne, baritone; Michelle De Young, mezzo-soprano) with the Choral Arts Society of Washington (Scott Tucker, artistic director) - Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto; Hindemith's When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd: A Requiem "For Those We Love" - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Neutral Milk Hotel and Elf Power - DAR Constitution Hall - sold out
• Pedals on Our Pirate Ships (unplugged), Jake Mayday, Stephen Lee, and Dani Ripley & Awesomesaurus Rex (ex-Harrison Four) - the Gallery at Convergence [1801 N Quaker Lane, Alexandria, VA]
• Queen Wolf, The Matrimonials, Pandas, and the Hammered - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore) (4th Annual Brodown)
• Radiohead Jazz Project with Bobby Muncy - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• the Ripples, Old Moonlight, Nebraska, and Iman Hariri-Kia - Rock & Roll Hotel
• River Whyless and Pretty Gritty - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Schooner Fare - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Schubert/Wolf Lieder concert: Michael Crabill (piano), Bryan Jackson (baritone), Melissa Jean Chavez (soprano) - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Sol Roots, Magnolia Blue, and Spunion - Fast Eddie's Fairfax [9687 Fairfax Boulevard, Fairfax, VA]
• Spectrum - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Superland, the Shifters, and J Pope & Funk Friday - 8x10 [10 East Cross St, Baltimore, MD 21230]
• Tall Heights and Molly Hagen - IOTA Club & Café
• Third Coast Percussion - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Toni Asante Lightfut with Toni Blackman, Holly Bass, and DJ Renegade - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Tye Tribbett and JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise - Howard Theatre
• the Valley Roots and Patrick Barkhuff - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Warm & Comfy (CD release show), Liz Meredith, Patrick McMinn, Special People, and Fevers - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]


Saturday, 1 February 2014 [link to this day]

• 19th Street Band - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Above the Silence and One Slack Mind - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC] (Port City's Colossal Three Heavy Metal Release Party)
• Benjamin Hochman (piano) - Knussen's Variations; Brahms's Variations on a Theme by Handel, Op. 24; Rzewski's The People United Will Never Be Defeated - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
RECOMMENDED - Black Clouds, Tone, and Highway Cross - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Boardroom Heroes, the Ambulance Review, Hometown Heroes, City Limits, and the Obsessives - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA]
• BSO: Chaplin's Back! - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Chuck Schaeffer - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Classic Albums 1994: Derek Evry (as Green Day), Taylor Carson (as Soul Coughing), the Beanstalk Library (as Pearl Jam), These Future Saints (as Jeff Buckley), Alex Parez (as Tom Petty), Carolyn Crysdale (as Jewel), Jason Mendelson & Robert Higgs (as They Might Be Giants) - IOTA Club & Café
• Corey Harris (blues/reggae/guitar/vocals) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Dot Dash, History Repeated (ex-Government Issue), the Gumbas, and DJ Baby Alcatraz - Comet Ping Pong
• Emilio Festivez and Rahawala - Velvet Lounge
• the Fisherman Band and the Pocket Band - Jammin' Java (Late show - 10 PM)
• Fundamentals, Wander, Asleep with the Lights On, 3 PM, Brian Hardy, and Second Chance Romance - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Good Deale Bluegrass & Eastman String Band - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Gouge Away, Secret Lover, Nic Fits, and Sneaks - the Rocketship [1223 Decatur St. NW, WDC]
• A Great Big World and Secret Someones - Baltimore SoundStage
• Greensky Bluegrass and Tumbleweed Wanderers - 9:30 Club
• Haifa Symphony Orchestra of Israel - George Mason University Center for the Arts [4373 Mason Pond Dr, Fairfax, VA]
• Hearts & Spades, the End of America, and the Walkaways - DC9
• High Voltage (AC/DC Tribute) - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Hospitality, Soccer Team, and Golden Looks - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Ilsa, Esoterica, Ashencult, and Snakefeast - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• James McMurtry and Curtis McMurtry - Birchmere
• Jason Aldean, Florida Georgia Line, and Tyler Farr - 1st Mariner Arena (Baltimore)
• Kalob Griffin and Scott Kurt & Memphis 59 - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Kelly Towles - the Fold [110A Frederick Avenue, Rockville, MD]
• Kenneth Whalum IIII - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• the Last Martyr, Aurelian, the Handsome Bandits, Maidenwolfe, Against Eye, A New Awakening, Unto Thee, Siege of Tyranny, the Seventh Aura, and Demonic Sonogram - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• the Legwarmers - State Theatre - sold out
• the Lives to Come, Queensway, Tooth & Claw, Cathedrals, and Depths & Dreams - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore) (Rescheduled from 1/31/14)
• Matinee Flea Market - Empire (formerly Jaxx) (11 AM to 4 PM)
• the McLovins, Super City, and Lush Life - 8x10 [10 East Cross St, Baltimore, MD 21230]
• Mt. Royal (record release show), Reindeer, and Gage - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Naked Lunch featuring Fists of Leisure, Ze Black Meat (feat. Chris Pumphrey) - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• National Symphony Orchestra (Christoph Eschenbach, conductor; Joshua Bell, violin; Matthias Goerne, baritone; Michelle De Young, mezzo-soprano) with the Choral Arts Society of Washington (Scott Tucker, artistic director) - Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto; Hindemith's When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd: A Requiem "For Those We Love" - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• the Nighthawks - Jammin' Java (Early show - 7 PM)
• Oust - the Beehive [1327 Delafield Pl NW, WDC] (8 PM Show)
• Radiohead Jazz Project with Bobby Muncy - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Riffin' with Don Byron - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Ryan Hemsworth, Lindsay Lowend, and Basscamp - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Schooner Fare - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Serpent Witch, Hero of the Hour, Dear Anonymous, Sweet Suicide, and Subject to Change - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• the Shack Band - Bayou [2519 Pennsylvania Ave NW, WDC]
• Simplified - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• The Spring Quartet feat. Jack DeJohnette, Esperanza Spalding & more - Warner Theatre
• Stephanie Mills - Howard Theatre (8 PM Show)
• Tarrus Riley - Howard Theatre (11:30 PM Show)
• Tracy Hamlin featuring Frank McComb - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• the Unlikely Hero - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Walk Off the Earth, Parachute, and Camera2 - Fillmore Silver Spring - sold out
• White Ford Bronco - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM) - sold out


Sunday, 2 February 2014 [link to this day]

• Andreas Brantelid & Gloria Chien (cello and piano) - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Anne Arundel County High School Battle of the Bands Post Party - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (All-Ages Matinee)
• Bachelor & the Bad Actress, Scott Barkan, and Harris Face - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• BSQ Jazz Sundays - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Dark Tranquillity, Omnium Gatherum, Exmortus, March To Victory, and Fallen Martyr - Baltimore SoundStage
• the Degenerettes, Secret Lover, and Monster Museum - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Howard Gospel Brunch featuring the Harlem Gospel Choir - Howard Theatre (1 PM Show)
In This Moment, Butcher Babies, Devour the Day, and All Hail the Yeti - Fillmore Silver Spring (Rescheduled from 1/21/14 due to snow) CANCELLED due to weather.
• Mandrágora Circo - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Maria Taylor, PJ Bond, and Marian McLaughlin - Rock & Roll Hotel
Peggy King & the All-Star Jazz Trio - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD] NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Tribute to Butch Morris with a screening of Black February: Music is an Open Door and music by Lewis "Flip" Barnes, Brad Linde, Brian Settles, Luke Stewart, Warren G. Crudup III, Anthony Pirog, Mike Noonan, and recitations by Thomas Stanley and Bobby Hill - Takoma Park Community Center [7500 Maple Ave, Takoma Park, MD] (5 PM show)
• Upright Citizens Brigade Touring Company - 6th & I (Two shows - 7 PM & 10 PM)


Monday, 3 February 2014 [link to this day]

• 98 Rock's "Noise in the Basement" Live - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Charlotte Martin - Jammin' Java
• Chimaira, IWrestledABearOnce, Oceano, Fit for an Autopsy, Reflections, and Tortile - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Crunk Witch and Social Repose - Galaxy Hut
• David Crosby - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Eric Volta & Maher Daniel with Jubilee, Lxsx Frxnk, Garret B - U St Music Hall
• Hellen Sung (piano) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Quilt - Coward Shoe [322 Howard St, Baltimore, MD]
• Sly 45 - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Time for Three - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
White Rabbit Red Rabbit - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Theater Lab)


Tuesday, 4 February 2014 [link to this day]

• Ant'Lrd, Gardener, Permanent, and Baseball Cap - Holy Underground [2021 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Beth Orton - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the Channa-Upuli Performing Arts Foundation performance - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Cities Aviv, Mind Dynamics, and Fainting Spells - DC9
• David Crosby - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Eleni Mandell and Vikesh Kapoor - IOTA Club & Café
• the Hotelier, osoosooso (JD from State Lines), Wish List, and Collapser - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA]
• Indigenous and Moonshine Society - the Hamilton
• Janis Siegel - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Korby Lenker, Joseph Keith, Maggie Mae, and Troy & Paula Haag - Jammin' Java (@JamminJavaMei's Local Scene - Cat Food Drive)
• Out of Your Head - Improvised and Experimental Music Collective - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Shane Wilson and Laine Seliga - Black Squirrel [2427 18th St NW, WDC] (Presented by Indie Adams Morgan)
• Stereo Sleep, Crunk Witch, Company Calls, and Electric Grandmother - Velvet Lounge
• Tuesdays with Marty Nau - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
Wild Adriatic - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC] NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• the Wild Feathers, Saints of Valory, and Jamestown Revival - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)


Wednesday, 5 February 2014 [link to this day]

• Abigail Palmer and Robbie Taylor - Velvet Lounge
• Brave Baby, Oh No Fiasco, Johnnyswim, the Raised By Wolves, and the Walking Sticks - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC] (Communion D.C.)
• Cities Aviv, Abdu Ali, and Mind Dynamics - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Clannad - 6th & I
• Darkside and High Water - 9:30 Club
• the Dojo featuring Jamel Johnson & Romane Lettuce - Mellow Mushroom [2436 18th St NW, WDC] (Presented by Indie Adams Morgan)
• James McMurtry and Curtis McMurtry - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Jazzy Blu - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• JD Samson & Men, Coup Sauvage & the Snips, DJ Dean, and DJ Jennder - Comet Ping Pong
• John Talabot (DJ set), Baio, and Benoit - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Ladysmith Black Mambazo - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Leyla McCalla of the Carolina Chocolate Drops - the Hamilton
• M-Law and the Prophets of Jazz - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Mutual Benefit and Teen Mom - Black Cat (Backstage) - sold out
• Paul Jacobs (A Rubenstein Family Organ Recital) - Vierne's Symphony No. 1 in D minor, Op. 14 - finale; Nadia Boulanger's Prelude in F minor; Duruflé's Suite Op. 5; Messiaen's Livre du Saint Sacrement - Le Dieu caché; Guilmant's Sonata No. 1 in D minor, Op. 42 - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Pierce Pettis and Alex Guthrie - Jammin' Java
• A Place In Time, Liotta, the Good Fight, and Red Light Distraction - the Lab [1819 Crestwood Drive, Alexandria, VA]
• Sebadoh and Octagrape - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Shoshana Bush - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Swamphog (CD Release Show), Condemn the Infected, Myopic, and At the Graves - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Travis Tritt - Birchmere
• Underground System - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Windmill of Corpses, Nude Massacre, Curse, and Yawn - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Young & Sick, Brenda, and Black Girls - DC9
• Yuna and Jarell Perry - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Zach Parkman and the Mollies - Republic [6939 Laurel Ave, Takoma Park, MD]


Thursday, 6 February 2014 [link to this day]

• Alex Tebeleff and Sam McCormally - Mellow Mushroom [2436 18th St NW, WDC] (Presented by Indie Adams Morgan)
• Bass Drum of Death and Shark Week - Black Cat (Backstage)
• the Book of Morrin - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Bruce in the USA (Bruce Springsteen tribute) - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Catscan!, Ghost Hotel, Tarfu, Lamont Womack & Addictive Nature, and Triage - Velvet Lounge
• David Crosby - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Drowners and Big Air - DC9
• Eric Paslay (CD Release Party) and Pete Best - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
J.J. Damage & the Bandits, Iceberg Theory, Holdfast, and Run Molly Run - Rock & Roll Hotel CANCELLED due to venue renovations
• Jamie McLean Band - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Justin Moore (Off the Beaten Path Tour) - Patriot Center
• Karl Larson plays Morton Feldman - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Kenny Garrett (CD Release Party) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Lord Huron and Night Moves - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Lowland Hum - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Marcia Ball - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• MartyParty & Joker, Nixsin, and Toy Maka - U St Music Hall
• Merchants of Seven - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• National Symphony Orchestra (Christoph Eschenbach, conductor; Steven Isserlis, cello) - Haydn's Symphony No. 72; Schumann's Cello Concerto; Brahms's Piano Quartet, Orch. Schoenberg - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• the Ringers featuring Jimmy Herring, Wayne Krantz, Michael Landau, Keith Carlock, Etienne Mbappe, and Gary Novak - with Oli Brown - Howard Theatre
Trio Ode - Twins Jazz (Two shows) NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Twiddle and Black Muddy River Band - 8x10 [10 East Cross St, Baltimore, MD 21230]
• Vanessa Carlton and Patrick Sweany - Birchmere (Rescheduled from 10/17/13)
• Vinyl Rhino - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)


Friday, 7 February 2014 [link to this day]

• 80s Invasion with the Regal Beagles & DJ Biz Markie - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• the 9 Songwriter Series with Stewart Lewis and more - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Abandon All Ships, the Browning, My Ticket Home, I Am King, and A Cast of Shadows - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Alpenglow, Plume Giant, and Kindlewood - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Arlo Guthrie - Here Come the Kids - Birchmere
• Automatic 253 and the Rebuilt Machine - Jammin' Java (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Best of Maryland Gospel Community Sing - Strathmore (CityDance Studio / Education Room)
• Bruce in the USA (Bruce Springsteen tribute) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Copstabber, the Screws, the Culper Ring, and Holdfast - Fat Tuesday's [10673 Braddock Road, Fairfax, VA]
• Deanna Bogart Band - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Dispellment, Pathogenesis, and Cammo Shorts - First Break Cafe [46970 Community Plaza, Sterling, VA]
• Element K and Tim Atkinson - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Elijah Jamal Balbed Quintet featuring Victor Provost and Alex Norris - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Ethnic Heritage Ensemble - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Great Noise Ensemble: Pan-Demonium - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• A Guide to Rational Living, Urine, Like Patterns, and CP/M - Holy Underground [2021 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD] (Holy Underground PA Benefit Show)
• Jake Starr & the Delicious Fullness, the Lonely Teardrops, the Ubangis, and Monsters From the Surf - Comet Ping Pong
• Jeremy Messersmith and Tristen - Jammin' Java (Early show - 7:30 PM)
• Jinfan Dance Troupe of Beijing School No. 9 - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Jonny Grave & the Tombstones - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Justin Trawick Trio - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Karmin - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Kenny Garrett (CD Release Party) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• LRGNT and Space Runner - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Luray and Winterpills - IOTA Club & Café
• Marcia Ball and Tommy Castro & the Painkillers - State Theatre
• National Symphony Orchestra (Christoph Eschenbach, conductor; Steven Isserlis, cello) - Haydn's Symphony No. 72; Schumann's Cello Concerto; Brahms's Piano Quartet, Orch. Schoenberg - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Oscar Peñas (KC Jazz Club) - Kennedy Center (Terrace Gallery - 7:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Overlake, Sweepstakes, Et Al., and Doubting Thomas Cruise Control - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Paul Sanchez (former lead singer of Cowboy Mouth) - Bayou [2519 Pennsylvania Ave NW, WDC]
• Pissed Jeans, Purling Hiss, and Priests - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Playground Etiquette, Pendrifter, and Boundary Stones - Velvet Lounge
• Pleasure Curses - Wonderland Ballroom [1101 Kenyon St NW, WDC]
Rabtfest Day 1: the Evokatones, the Scotch Bonnets, Walk the Plank, the Thiefs - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Railroad Earth and Yarn - 9:30 Club
• Sister Carol + the Itals, with the Archives featuring Ras Puma, and hosted by Papa Wabe & Alonzo Bassh - MADD FM - Howard Theatre
• the Stepkids - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• the Sterling Sisters, Weekends, Gobiln Mold, Sick Lion, and Saint Julien - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Subtle Hustle, Ten Feet Tall, and Black Muddy River Band - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Tosin (CD release party) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Toubab Krewe and Zongo Junction - 8x10 [10 East Cross St, Baltimore, MD 21230]
• Victor Calderone, Zenbi, and Oliver Caine - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Washington Saxophone Quartet - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Yo Mama's Big Fat Booty Band and the Good Thing - the Hamilton


Saturday, 8 February 2014 [link to this day]

• the Alternate Routes - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Apple Core (Beatles tribute) performs the setlist from the Beatles' DC Coliseum Show - Old Town Theater [815 1/2 King Street, Alexandria, VA]
• Arlo Guthrie - Here Come the Kids - Birchmere
• B Side Shuffle (album release), Fort Knox Five, Watermelon, Big Country Express, and the Relics - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
• Betsy & the Bicycles, Quiet Lion, and Big Tow - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Bobby McFerrin and Chick Corea - Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at University of Maryland [Stadium Drive at Route 193, College Park, MD]
• the Bobby Thompson Project - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Brooks Long & the Mad Dog No Good, J Pope & Funk Friday, Kentavius Jones, and Rufus Roundtree & Da Bmore Brass Factory - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• the Cedar Fires, Short Lives, and Tiger Horse - Velvet Lounge
• Collapser, American Television, Atlas At Last, and Light Arms - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Comedy Night featuring Becca Steinhoff, Philippe Schafer, Brandon Fisher, Elton Howard Jr., David Coulter, Elahe Izadi, Cliff Gallagher, and Yaser Al-Keliddar, with host by Jose Sanchez - State Theatre
• Eli Cook - Bold As Love: A Tribute to Jimi Hendrix - Tally Ho Theater [19 W Market St, Leesburg, VA]
• Elijah Jamal Balbed Quintet featuring Victor Provost and Alex Norris - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Folklore Society of Greater Washington Mini-Fest - Takoma Park Middle School [7611 Piney Branch Rd, Takoma Park, MD] (Starts at 12 PM)
• For Mercy (reunion & benefit concert) - Jammin' Java (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• Frédéric Yonnet (KC Jazz Club) - Kennedy Center (Terrace Gallery - 7:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Galvanize, Long Leaf, Harpo, and the Sea Life - Groove Rock Estates [1123 Buchanan St NW, WDC]
• Gram Parsons tribute: Human Country Jukebox with Claire Cho, David Kitchen, Justin Jones, Kevin Johnson, Karen Collins & Ira Gitlin, David Ensor, Karen Jonas & Tim Bray, Highballers trio - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Holy Ghost! (DJ set), Ben Browning (Cut Copy), and Caleb L'Etoile - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Jessica Krash: On the Cusp of Romanticism - Strathmore (Mansion - 1 PM)
• Kenny Garrett (CD Release Party) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Kill Lincoln, Aspiga, May Weather, Thirteen Towers, and Accidents - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Kleptoradio - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• La Unica - Bayou [2519 Pennsylvania Ave NW, WDC]
• Lanterns on the Lake and Boxelders - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Live at the Fillmore (Allman Brothers Band Tribute) - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Make a Joyful Noise: Best of Maryland Gospel featuring the James E. Jordan, Jr. Adult Choir (Riverdale, MD), the Tribe of Judah Choir (Bowie, MD), and Baltimore City College High School Choir - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Mark Soskin (solo jazz piano) - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Metropolitan Jazz Orchestra: Simply Swingin' with Sinatra and Friends - George Mason University Center for the Arts [4373 Mason Pond Dr, Fairfax, VA]
• Moonshine Society - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• National Chamber Ensemble: Schubert + Champagne - Artisphere (Spectrum Theatre)
• National Symphony Orchestra (Christoph Eschenbach, conductor; Steven Isserlis, cello) - Haydn's Symphony No. 72; Schumann's Cello Concerto; Brahms's Piano Quartet, Orch. Schoenberg - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
Nobunny, the Hussy, and Plurals - Golden West Cafe (Baltimore) MOVED TO THE GOLD BAR
• Nobunny, the Hussy, and Plurals - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD] (Moved from Golden West)
• NSO Prelude: Cristoph Eschenbach with Aaron Goldman (flute), Nicholas Stovall (oboe), Loren Kitt (clarinet), Sue Heineman (bassoon), and Laurel Ohlson (horn) - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• the Old Ceremony and the Band Concord - Jammin' Java (Late show - 9:30 PM)
• Pedrito Martinez - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Peter Walker (solo guitar) - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore) (Presented by Creative Differences)
Rabtfest Day 2: Western Star, Ma Jolie, the Melon Farmers, Rebuilder, Head of Power, Johnny Neutrino & the Secret Weapon, Thin Lips, Paul Newman & the Ride Home - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Railroad Earth and Have Guns Will Travel - 9:30 Club
• San Fermin and Son Lux - Rock & Roll Hotel - sold out
• the Set Up, Idle Gossip, and Thee Lexington Arrows - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Sirsy and Shane Hines - IOTA Club & Café
• Snowmine and Sun Club - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Sybarite5 - 6th & I
• T-Waters, DJ Grady, and Verse Muney - Empire (formerly Jaxx) (Midnight - Free!)
• Three Acts, Two Dancers, One Radio Host: Ira Glass, Monica Bill Barnes, Anna Bass - Lisner Auditorium
• Tiffany Thompson (Stories & Songwriters Series) with Drew Gibson and Emily Henry - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Tommy Castro Band - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Toubab Krewe and Songs of Water - the Hamilton
• Transmissions curated by Patrick Noecker (aka RAFT and formerly of Liars and These Are Powers) featuring drones by Amanda Kleinman, Deena OH, Doug Kallmeyer, Elise Pierre, Erick Jackson, Jasmine Cherhrazi, Marian McLaughlin, Milena Aradski, Norm Veenstra, Ted Zook, and The Grey A. - Comet Ping Pong
• Unstable Heights, Dreamboat Armada, Frenamie, and Fatman Catbite - 8x10 [10 East Cross St, Baltimore, MD 21230]
• the Walking Sticks, How To Be Topp, America Hearts, and Klauss - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC]


Sunday, 9 February 2014 [link to this day]

• the 9 Comedy Series - IOTA Club & Café
• Baby Loves Disco - Rock & Roll Hotel (11 AM Show)
• Battle to open the Sick Puppies/Lacuna Coil show on 2/23 - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• BSQ Jazz Sundays - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
Chucho Valdés & the Afro-Cuban Messengers - Strathmore (Music Center) CANCELLED
• Cody McGuire, Don Kim, and Gramphonic - Black Squirrel [2427 18th St NW, WDC] (Presented by Indie Adams Morgan)
• DC Jazz Loft presented by CapitalBop: Shannon Gunn, Joseph Brotherton & Telescopix, Abinnet Berhanu - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]
• the Dunbar Alumni Jazz Band - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD] (6 PM Show)
• the Ethnic Heritage Ensemble - Bohemian Caverns [2001 11th Street, WDC]
• the Gregorio Uribe Big Band - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Hollywood Ending, King the Kid, This Is All Now, and Late Nite Reading - Jammin' Java
• Howard Gospel Brunch featuring the Harlem Gospel Choir - Howard Theatre (1 PM Show)
• Inscape featuring Evan Solomon & James Rogers - Strathmore (Mansion - 3 PM)
• Jeffrey Osborne - Birchmere
• Joshua Redman Quartet - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Justin Trawick - 52 O Street Studios [52 O St NW, WDC]
• the Kennedy Center Chamber Players (Marissa Regni, violin; Daniel Foster, viola; David Hardy, cello; Lambert Orkis, piano; Benjamin Beirs, guitar) - Paganini's Terzetto Concertante in D major for Viola, Cello, and Guitar; Grieg's Violin Sonata No. 3 in C minor; Leisner's Dances in the Madhouse for Violin and Guitar; Beethoven's Piano Trio in E-flat major - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
• Kenny Garrett (CD Release Party) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the King's Singers: the Great American Songbook - George Mason University Center for the Arts [4373 Mason Pond Dr, Fairfax, VA] (4 PM Show)
• Koshari and Jackfields - Galaxy Hut
• the Left Bank Quartet (David Salness and Sally McLain, violins; Katherine Murdock, viola; and Evelyn Elsing, cello) with baritone Andrew McLaughlin, pianist Naoko Takao, and double bass player Robert Oppelt - American Art Museum [Eighth and F Streets NW, WDC] (3 PM show - McEvoy Auditorium)
• Mivos Quartet - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Mr. Johnny IP Chun Tong - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Ms. Lauryn Hill - Lincoln Theatre
• the Murder City Devils - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Oscar Noriega (reeds), Dave Ballou (trumpet), John Dierker (reeds), Michael Formanek (bass), Lafayette Gilchrist (keyboard), Eric Kennedy (drums) - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore) (2nd Sunday Jazz Series presented by Creative Differences)
• Pain, Through the Ashes Prevail, Survive the Demise, EastDear Park, Hydra Kyll, Arabella, Bury the Memories, Exemptus, Silence the Requiem, and Existentium - Ottobar (Baltimore) (The Battle for the All Stars Tour)
• Particle and John Wayne & the Pain - 8x10 [10 East Cross St, Baltimore, MD 21230]
• Pre-Valentine's Day Cabaret - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD] (2 PM Afternoon Show)
• Pushing Giants, Big Green Cherry, Max's Zero, and Even Twice - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Regents, J. Robbins, Des Ark, and Title Tracks - DC9 (DC9 10 Celebration)
• Simone Dinnerstein (piano) - Bach's 15 Two-Part Inventions; Crumb's Eine kleine Mitternachtmusik; Muhly's You Can't Get There From Here; Beethoven's Sonata No. 32 in C minor, Op. 111 - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall - 4 PM)
• Sleepy LaBeef and the Daryl Davis Band - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Tom Constanten (from the Grateful Dead) & Friends - Mansion on O St [2020 O St NW, WDC]
• Yuna - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)


Monday, 10 February 2014 [link to this day]

• 98 Rock's "Noise in the Basement" Live - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Andy Suzuki & the Method, Dave Farah, Don Kim, Zia Hassan (trio), and Rachel Levitin - Jammin' Java
• Chain & the Gang, Puff Pieces, and Nic Fits - DC9 (DC9 10 Celebration)
• Chris Vadala (DCFM Series) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Comedy Night with Kurt Braunohler and Sara Armour - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Theater Lab)
• Julianna Barwick and Vasillus - 6th & I
• Justin Trawick - Galaxy Hut
• Peabody Jazz Students: Kevin Clark (guitar), Joel Nygren (organ), Jonathan Baez (drums) - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Powerkompany and Margot MacDonald - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC] (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Rhythm6 - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings and Valerie June - Lincoln Theatre - sold out
• Southern Problems, Elena & Los Fulanos (solo), and the Spiritual Machine - Velvet Lounge
• Steve Earle (solo acoustic) and Logan Brill - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) - sold out


Tuesday, 11 February 2014 [link to this day]

• 1964: the Tribute (Beatles Tribute) - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Adam E Project and Bellwether Belles - Black Squirrel [2427 18th St NW, WDC] (Presented by Indie Adams Morgan)
• Ane Brun (solo acoustic tour - Songs & Rarities) and Linnea Olsson - Jammin' Java
• Beatlemania (tribute to the first Beatles show in America) - the Coliseum [1140 3rd St NE, WDC] (Starts at 8:31 PM)
• Braver, Too Drunk to Notice, the Dregs, Crimson Remains, and the Street Parade - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Cheick Hamala Diabate - Bossa
• Danilo Perez - Panama 500 (CD Release Party) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Fab Four (Beatles tribute to celebrate 50th Anniversary of the Beatles 1st US Concert Appearance) - Howard Theatre
• Gilad Atzmon & Amina Figarova - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Hailu Mergia and Low Mentality - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Hunters, Bleeding Rainbow, Hive Bent, and Natural Velvet - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Jonny Grave ,  Alex Parez & the Hell Rojos, and Harris Face Trio - IOTA Club & Café
• Justin Jones, the Cowards Choir, and Dead Professional - DC9 (DC9 10 Celebration)
• Nicki Bluhm & the Gramblers and DJ Williams Projekt - the Hamilton
• Palisades, Famous Last Words, Tear Out the Heart, One Last Look, So Many Ways, Captive Eyes, and the Stillborn Poet - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
the Pretty Reckless (feat. Taylor Momsen), Heaven's Basement, the Letter Black, and Crobot - Baltimore SoundStage (Snocore 2014) CANCELLED
• Robbie Fulks and Tom Meltzer - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings and Valerie June - Lincoln Theatre - sold out
• Shonna Tucker & Eye Candy (ex-Drive By Truckers) - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Skinny Puppy, Army of the Universe, and Technophobia - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Steve Earle (solo acoustic) and Logan Brill - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• together Pangea, the Sniffs, and Rememberables - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Tooty Grins & Rick Baue, Pria Puss, and Danielle Caroll - Wonderland Ballroom [1101 Kenyon St NW, WDC] (Church Night DC)
• Tuesdays with Marty Nau - Twins Jazz (Two shows)


Wednesday, 12 February 2014 [link to this day]

• the Baby Grand, Jumpcuts, and Maryjo Mattea (from Two Dragons and a Cheetah) - Velvet Lounge
• Cosby Sweater and Up Until Now - 8x10 [10 East Cross St, Baltimore, MD 21230]
• Danilo Perez - Panama 500 (CD Release Party) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Doors Wide Open - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Electric Grandmother and Catscan! - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Gino Vannelli - Birchmere
• Girls Night Out with Candy Bostwick - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Giuseppe Feola (classical guitar) - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Gladkill, An-Ten-Nae, Sugarpill, and the Lothario - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Hunters, Bleeding Rainbow, and Dudes - Comet Ping Pong
JJ Grey, Mofro, and Nicki Bluhm & the Gramblers - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore) CANCELLED DUE TO SNOW FORECAST
• Ken South Rock, A Worthless Homestead, Supercity, and Dataloaf - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Kipyn Martin - New Deal Cafe [113 Centerway, Greenbelt, MD]
• Lake Street Dive and Miss Tess & the Talkbacks - the Hamilton - sold out
• Lumen and Frederico Aubele - Howard Theatre
• Nappy Riddem (presented by Listen Local First) - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Nistha Raj, Hindustani violin (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Paper Diamond, Loudpvck, Gent & Jawns, RaceCarBed, and Yola - 9:30 Club
• Patrizio - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Paul & Storm - Jammin' Java
• Richie Ramone, the Delarcos, Carbon Dioxide, Sniffing Glue, and Hunter Wolfe and Are - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Sea Wolf (solo), Victoria Vox, and Soft Cat - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Sean Goggin and Crys Matthews - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC] (Free - in the Vinyl Lounge)
• Soweto Gospel Choir - Lisner Auditorium
• Star Fk Radium, MetroSongs by Jason Mendelson, Pryvate Tails, and Ryan Schutt - Wonderland Ballroom [1101 Kenyon St NW, WDC] (Church Night DC)
• WPAS: St. Petersburg Philharmonic - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Yautja, the Wayward, Passage Between, Corpse Light, and Nude Massacre - Ottobar (Baltimore) (Free!)


Thursday, 13 February 2014 [link to this day]

the Autumn Defense (featuring John Stirratt & Patrick Sansone of Wilco) with Dawn Landes - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) POSTPONED DUE TO SNOW - Band is stuck in Boston
Big Hush, Other Colors, Peg House, and Howling Void - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC] CANCELLED DUE TO SNOW
Blind Man Leading, Mammoth Indigo, Heavy Lights, and Humble Fire - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore) CANCELLED DUE TO SNOW
Buckwheat Zydeco - Wolf Trap (the Barns) CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
Cissa Paz - Bossa POSTPONED TO 2/27/14 DUE TO WEATHER
David Ornette Cherry's Ensemble for Improvisors - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC] POSTPONED TO 2/16/14
Dirty Bourbon River Show and Bumper Jacksons - 8x10 [10 East Cross St, Baltimore, MD 21230] CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
Driftwood - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC] POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER
Dru Hill featuring Sisqo, Nokio, Jazz, and Tao - Howard Theatre - sold out POSTPONED TO 2/19/14
End Crimes, Thee Lolitas, and DJs Baby Alcatraz, Mad Squirrel, & Collin - Black Cat (Backstage - a benefit for the Travis Jackson Memorial Fund) POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER
Fake Occent and Better Off Dead - Mellow Mushroom [2436 18th St NW, WDC] (Presented by Indie Adams Morgan) POSTPONED DUE TO SNOW
• Galactic and Ryan Montbleau (solo) - 9:30 Club
Go Go Gadjet - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD) CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
Guitar Passions: Sharon Isbin, Stanley Jordan, & Romero Lubambo - Strathmore (Music Center) CANCELLED DUE TO SNOW
Haerts (live), Panama Wedding (live), and Chordashian - U St Music Hall (All Things Go show) POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER
History Repeated, El Quatro, and Monsters from the Surf - IOTA Club & Café POSTPONED DUE TO SNOW
• Joe Pug and David Ramirez - the Hamilton
Linda C. Richardson Quartet featuring Todd Marcus - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD] POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER
• Mammoth Indigo - Liam Flynn's Ale House [22 W. North Ave, Baltimore, MD] (Moved from the Sidebar)
Marion Meadows - Blues Alley (Two shows) CANCELLED DUE TO SNOW
Mikal kHill, Kristybee, Adam Selene, Ricky Ray, and Illusive - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD] CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
• Morgan O'Kane - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
National Symphony Orchestra (Cristian Macelaru, conductor; Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin) - Janácek's The Cunning Little Vixen Suite; Martinu's Symphony No. 1; Currier's Time Machines - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall) CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
NSO Youth Fellowship Program concert - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage) CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
• Philco - Velvet Lounge
Rebelution with Cris Cab - Fillmore Silver Spring POSTPONED TO 2/17/14
Ronny Smith - Twins Jazz (Two shows) CANCELLED DUE TO SNOW
Rosemary Stretch, Mink Hollow, and Tiny Timbers - Metro Gallery (Baltimore) POSTPONED TO 2/19/14
Ruthie Foster and Eric Bibb - Artisphere (Spectrum Theatre) POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER
Steve Earle (solo) - Birchmere RESCHEDULED TO 3/13/14 DUE TO SNOW
• Supreme Commander, Beasts of No Nation, and Joy Buttons - DC9 (DC9 10 Celebration)
Ummet Ozcan - Ibiza [1222 First St NE, WDC] (Ascencion) POSTPONED TO 4/3/14 DUE TO FORECAST OF SNOW
• Walter Egan (Myth America CD Release) - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC] (in the Vinyl Lounge and free!)
Wet Brain, Black Lung (members of the Flying Eyes), Windhorse, Hard Dads, and Dirty Ol' Laz & Big Boy - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD] POSTPONED TO 2/20/14
Yuck, Alvvays, Joy Classic, and Sunclub - Rock & Roll Hotel CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
Zoe - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD] POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER


Friday, 14 February 2014 [link to this day]

• 19th Street Band - Bayou [2519 Pennsylvania Ave NW, WDC]
• Amel Larrieux: Come Be Our Valentine - Howard Theatre (Two shows - 8 PM & 10:30 PM)
• Ann Hampton Callaway - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater - 7:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Big Daddy Love and Andrew Leahey & the Homestead - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• the Black Angels, Roky Erickson & the Hounds of Baskerville, and Golden Animals - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Br'er, Presto Bando, the Jonathan Parker 8, and comics Jheisson Nunes, Chris Milner, Adam Friedland, & Andrew Bucket - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC] (Under the Counter)
• Chaise Lounge - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Chopteeth Afrofunk Big Band - IOTA Club & Café
• Dead Meadow, the Apes, and Sunwolf - DC9 (DC9 10 Celebration)
• Dennis Ferrer and Forquarters Collective - U St Music Hall
• Eddie From Ohio and Jake Armerding - Birchmere
• Feed God Cabbage & Friends - Jammin' Java (In the Lobby Bar - 10 PM)
• Flat Daddy, Carbon Dioxide, Mammoth Indigo, and Just Us Just Listen - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Foreplay - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (A Valentine's Day Heart Health Foundation Benefit)
• Gino Vannelli - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Irene Jalenti - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• James Britton, Joe Maye, and Brittany Jean - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Jennifer Nettles (That Girl Tour 2014) and Brandy Clark - Lincoln Theatre
• Jesse Winchester - Jammin' Java
• Kanye West - 1st Mariner Arena (Baltimore)
• Kevin Yost, Floral Fauna (EP Release), Life On Planets, and DJs Jubilee, Dim Neon Sum, & Court Ratliff - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Lisa Doll & the Rock 'n' Roll Romance, Mad Doctors, Sick Thoughts, and Sinnin Man - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Love Canon and Blue Tips Rhythm Revue - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC] - sold out
• Love Songs: the Beatles - featuring Julia Nixon, the Walking Sticks, Naked Blue, Kenny Wesley, David Kitchen, Cal Everett, John Trupp, Mike & Mark Lofgren, Eric Scott, and more - the Hamilton
• the Mantras and Moogatu - 8x10 [10 East Cross St, Baltimore, MD 21230]
• Marcus Johnson and the Urban Jam Band - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Marion Meadows - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Meetwood Flack, Gunwife Gone, and the Timothy Bracken Complex - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival: Freddy Cole Quartet, Heidi Martin, Alex Hamburger Quartet, David Cole & Main Street Blues, Creative Arts Morgan Village Academy Jazz Combo, Vanessa Rubin & the Mid-Atlantic Jazz Orchestra, Walt Whitman High School Jazz Combo, Columbia Jazz Band, Kristin Callahan, Appomattox Regional Governors School Jazz Combo - Pieces of the Puzzle, Vanessa Rubin, the Josh Bayer Trio, Giacomo Gates Quartet, Yorktown High School Jazz Combo, Sherwood High School Jazz Ensemble, Quince Orchard High School Combo - the Smokin' Jazz Factory, Jessie's Soul Line Dancers, Richard Montgomery High School Jazz Combo, Maurice Lyles Quartet, Baker Middle School Jazz Ensemble, Frost Middle School Jazz Ensemble - Hilton Rockville Hotel [1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD]
Moby-Dick musical highlights - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Mojo Blues Trio - Black Whiskey [1410 14th St NW, WDC]
• National Symphony Orchestra (Cristian Macelaru, conductor; Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin) - Janácek's The Cunning Little Vixen Suite; Martinu's Symphony No. 1; Dvorák's Violin Concerto - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Roseanne Cash - Lisner Auditorium
• Sarah Kate Walston (soprano) with Benjamin Beirs (guitar) - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
Shpongle: the Museum of Consciousness Tour - with Desert Dwellers - 9:30 Club (Late show - 10 PM) POSTPONED TO 4/6/14
• the Sniffs, Crumms, Ish, and Oksana the Dog Girl - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• the Softones - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• SpeakeasyDC's Suckers for Love Valentine's Day Show - 9:30 Club (Early show - 6 PM) - sold out
• Steve & Annie Sidley - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• the Stylistics, the Emotions, Blue Magic, Dramatics, and New Birth - DAR Constitution Hall
• Supreme Cuts, the Lothario, and Chomp Chomp - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Vacation and Teen Liver - Paper Sun [Monroe between 11th & 13th, WDC]
• the Vigilantes featuring Cassidy - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
Western Star, Many Nights Ahead, Pushing Giants, and Blind Man Leading - Metro Gallery (Baltimore) POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER
• the Wopbobs - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]


Saturday, 15 February 2014 [link to this day]

• Atoka Chase - Lost Rhino Brewing [21730 Red Rum Dr, Suite 147-157, Ashburn, VA]
• the Autumn Defense featuring John Stirratt and Patrick Sansone of Wilco - with openers Dawn Landes and Future Monarchs - the Hamilton
• Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet - Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at University of Maryland [Stadium Drive at Route 193, College Park, MD]
• Big Something, DJ Bohfunk's Birthday Bash, and Wobblesauce - 8x10 [10 East Cross St, Baltimore, MD 21230]
• the Booby Traps - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Bruce in the USA (Bruce Springsteen tribute) - State Theatre
• BSO: Tchaikovsky's Pathetique - Strathmore (Music Center)
• the Bumper Jacksons and the Delafield String Band - the Fresh Prince [4528 4th St NW, WDC]
• C.J. Chenier & the Red Hot Louisana Band - Artisphere (Ballroom)
• Cibo Matto and Salt Cathedral - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Cowabunga (farewell show), Broadside, Like You To Me, Random Holiday, and the Oddities - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• the Currys and Blair Crimmins & the Hookers - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Dan Deacon, Bobby Donnie, Cupcache, and DJs Mark Brown and Young Coconut - Mt Pleasant Ice Arena [6101 Hillen Road, Baltimore, MD] (Ehse on Ice 2014)
• Delta Rae, the Falls, and Angelica Garcia - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Donald Sutherland (organist) - solo and with the C Street Brass - Bradley Hills Presbyterian Church [6601 Bradley Blvd, Bethesda, MD]
• Eddie From Ohio and Jake Armerding - Birchmere
• Freeform Radio, Chet Vincent & the Big Bend, and the Fed - Velvet Lounge
• Gia Mora is Einstein's Girl ft. Charlie Barnett - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Go Cozy, Charlie & the Foxtrots, Lies About, Big Hush, and Foozle - Hot Tub House [4320 8th St NW, WDC]
• Harris Face - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Jason Ajemian & the High Life, Danny Gouker's Signal Problems, and Windhorse - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Jay Nash - Jammin' Java
• John Eaton - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Johnny Winter Band and Damon Fowler - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Katt Williams: Growth Spurt - DAR Constitution Hall
• Kodaline and LP - U St Music Hall (Early show - 6:30 PM) - sold out
• Linsay Deming (Church Night / SweetBread Jim's / single release show), Payton James (the Sea Life), and Cannonball Cole & the DudeBrahs - Bathtub Republic [3119 11th St NW, WDC]
• Lloyd Dobler Effect (CD Release) and Shag - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Lopez Studios: Broadway/Pop Review Concert Series - Jammin' Java (2 PM Show)
• Luke Brandon Quintet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Lyra, The Pessimist Hangs the Optimist (final show), Young Human Beings (ex Among Friends), and Neck First - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Marion Meadows - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Menzingers, Off with Their Heads, Elway, and Over Our Eyes - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Metropolitan Opera Auditions - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival: Christian McBride Trio, Cheryl Jones, Jessie's Soul Line Dancers, the Graham Jacobson Quartet, Nadine Rae, Trombone Summit with Delfeayo Marsalis, Frank Lacy, and Steve Turre; Tacha Coleman Parr, Chad Carter, Jazz Academy Ensemble, Gary Bartz Quartet, Riffin (A Capital Bop Listening Session and Interview with Christian McBride), Silver Spring International Middle School, the New Washingtons @ Duke Ellington School of the Arts, Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival HS Band Competition Finals, Janine Gilbert-Carter, United States Airforce - Airmen of Note, Walt Whitman HS Jazz Ensemble, Aaron Seeber QUintet, Washington Lee HS Jazz Ensemble, Sharon Clark + Dick Smith + Lena Seikaly with the Chris Grasso Trio, Walter Johnson HS Jazz Ensemble, Junior Jam Session, Bethesda Chevy Chase HS Jazz Ensemble, Creative Arts HS Jazz Ensemble, the Vandoren Generation Group & the Jazz Academy Combo, Yorktown HS Jazz Ensemble, Bowie State U Jazz Ensemble, the Mid-Atlantic "Jazz Voice" vocal competition, Richard Montgomery HS Jazz Ensemble, Freedom HS Jazz Ensemble, Allegany Standard HS Jazz Ensemble, Mountain Ridge Jazz Orcdhestra, Eubie Blake Jazz Ensemble, Marriotts Ridge HS Big Band - Hilton Rockville Hotel [1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD]
• Mud Rey (EP Release Show), Westmain, and Lauren Calve Band - IOTA Club & Café
• My Gay Banjo, Lost Bois, the Peace & Body Roll Duo BOOMScat, and Curt Mariah - Dollhouse [Madison St NW, WDC]
• National Symphony Orchestra (Cristian Macelaru, conductor; Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin) - Janácek's The Cunning Little Vixen Suite; Martinu's Symphony No. 1; Dvorák's Violin Concerto - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Nouveau Riche (reunion) - DJs Steve Starks, Nacey, Gavin Holland - DC9 (DC9 10 Celebration)
• the Omni Trio - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• the Osedax, Buzzherd, Fortress, and RHIN - Wilcoms Inn [11234 Fingerboard Rd, Monrovia, MD]
• Peter Nero: Music of the Heart - George Mason University Center for the Arts [4373 Mason Pond Dr, Fairfax, VA]
• the Petticoat Tearoom, Adrian Krygowski, Michaela Anne, and Ballad've - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC]
• Radical Discharge, Pure Junk, Fantasy Panther, and Enemy Insects - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Rainbow Rock Band - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC] (10:30 AM show)
• Rob Williams - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Rollerblades - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Scuba, Ryan Smith, and Kozee - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Spencer Joyce, Bo Jankans, and comedians Mike Finazzo, Damo Hicks, Reggie Melbrough, and Jon Yeager - DC Arts Center [2438 18th St NW, WDC] (Capital City Showcase)
• Static Scene, Lucy in Battle Armor, and Soundtrack to Sleep - BDU House [McLean, VA]
• Steerage, Bhob Rainey, and Bonnie Jones - Red Room at Normal's Books & Records [425 E. 31st St, Baltimore, MD]
• Sueños de Flamenco featuring Pam Razon De Ocampo, Miguelito, Jennifer Graham, AVIANA, and Kamel Zennia - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
• Tamia and Mateo - Howard Theatre
• Tarfu, Gloria Adios, and EMPLife - 194 35th St NE, WDC (Movd from the Rocketship - Label Us Black Inaugural Social)
Tarfu, Gloria Adios, and Strictly Commercial - the Rocketship [1223 Decatur St. NW, WDC] (Label Us Black Inaugural Showcase) Moved to 194 35th St NE
• Those Darlins, Diarrhea Planet, and Paperhaus - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Top Shelf Comedy Tour with Bruce Bruce and Earthquake - 1st Mariner Arena (Baltimore)
• Umphrey's McGee and Moon Taxi - Fillmore Silver Spring - sold out
• Visceral Violation, Condemn the Infected, Ampallang Infection, Universal Remonster, and Lamneth - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Weed Is Weed, Foghound, Serpent Witch, Primer Grey, and Procreation of the Wickham - DC Speakeasy at Sly Horse Studio [2375 Lewis Ave, Rockville, MD]
• Wet Brain, Outer Heaven, Polyphony, Corpse Light, Musket Hawk, Station, Sleep Disorder, and Sokushinbutsu - Baltimore Free Farm [3510 Ash Street, Baltimore, MD] (Zombie Prom 2014)
• Who's Bad - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Zimbabwe Legit (preview for the One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival) - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)


Sunday, 16 February 2014 [link to this day]

• the 19th Street Band - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC] (Brunch show - 11:30 AM)
• Angelique Kidjo - Lisner Auditorium
• Billows, Rozamov, Gholas, and the Osedax - Velvet Lounge
• Bob Wayne & the Outlaw Carnies, Run Molly Run, and Robert 'Fireball' Mitchell - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• BSQ Jazz Sundays - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• the Casket Girls, the Stargazer Lillies, Creepoid, and Dreamend - DC9
• A Choral Tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr.: Living the Dream . . . Singing the Dream - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Conservatory Project: students from the Curtis Institute - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• David Ornette Cherry's Ensemble for Improvisors - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC] (Rescheduled from 2/13/14)
Dear Mr. Watterson film screening with live music by We Were Pirates - MICA Brown Center [1301 W. Mount Royal Ave, Baltimore, MD] (Falvey Hall)
• Eddie From Ohio and Jake Armerding - Birchmere
• Emancipator Ensemble, Odesza, and Real Magic - Baltimore SoundStage
• the Flashband Project: Brokenhearted Ballads - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Glasvegas and the Ceremonies - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Goblin Mold, Us & Us Only, and Charlie ∓ the Foxtrots - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• History Repeated, Stop Worrying & Love the Bomb, and Musicband - Smash! Records [2314 18th St NW, WDC]
• Howard Gospel Brunch featuring the Harlem Gospel Choir - Howard Theatre (1 PM Show)
• Humble Fire, Wanted Man, and Stranger in the Alps - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC]
• Jammin' Java Songwriters Circle: All You Need Is Love featuring Luke Brindley, Todd Wright, Anthony Fiacco, and Josh Johnson - Jammin' Java
• Jason Charles Miller - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Johnny Winter Band and Damon Fowler - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Jonathan Wilson and the Blank Tapes - 6th & I
• Katt Williams: Growth Spurt - DAR Constitution Hall
• Marion Meadows - Blues Alley (Two shows)
Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival: Paul Carr's Tribute to Piano Great Mulgrew Miller, Linwood Taylor, Javon Jackson & Melba joyce, Leslie Summey, Jazz Academy Combo, Reginald Cyntje Group, Issaya Rouson Whitesides Quartet, Anthony Compton, Blues Alley Youth Orchestra, American University Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Academy Orchestra, Benny Golson Quartet, Dominion Dixie, Dee Daniels & the Eric Byrd Trio, Albert Einstein HS Jazz Ensemble, Kenny Rittenhouse Septet, the Greater U Street Jazz Collective, Bobby Watson with the Howard University Jazz Ensemble, the Lori Williams Group - Hilton Rockville Hotel [1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD]
• Newport Jazz Festival: Now at 60 featuring Anat Cohen - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Noah Jarrett's Triage and Solenoid - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Paradise Fears (acoustic & in-the-round tour) - Jammin' Java (3 PM afternoon show)
• the Patapsco Delta Boys' Tom Chalkley & Bob Friedman - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD] (Roots Café Singer-Songwriter Series)
• Positive No and Mittenfields - Galaxy Hut
• the Soul Rebels - the Hamilton
• Stephan Crump's Rosetta Trio - Bohemian Caverns [2001 11th Street, WDC]
• Stereoriots - IOTA Club & Café
• Tamia - Howard Theatre
• Umphrey's McGee and Bad Rabbits - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Utenzil, Australis, Lost Civilizations experimental music project, and the Reverie Machine - Black Squirrel [2427 18th St NW, WDC] (Presented by Indie Adams Morgan)
• The Wammies (the 28th Annual WAMA Awards) - State Theatre
• William Barton, didgeridoo - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Zach Deputy - 8x10 [10 East Cross St, Baltimore, MD 21230]


Monday, 17 February 2014 [link to this day]

• 98 Rock's "Noise in the Basement" Live - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Bachelor Boys - IOTA Club & Café
• Bob Weir & RatDog - Lincoln Theatre - sold out
• Conservatory Project: students from University of Michigan - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• Earl Sweatshirt - 9:30 Club
• Feed God Cabbage, Carter Louthian of Damnation, Hoonie Kim & Madeleine Chalk, and Ivy & Ariana of Solace Music - Jammin' Java (Victorious Secret Benefit Show)
• Katt Williams: Growth Spurt - DAR Constitution Hall
• Leslie & the LY's, Dean & the Delilahs, and Boone County Comedy Troupe - DC9
• Lost in the Trees and All Tiny Creatures - Rock & Roll Hotel
Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival: Kristine Key Group - Hilton Rockville Hotel [1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD]
• Rebelution with Chris Cab and Dark Matter - Fillmore Silver Spring (Rescheduled from 2/13/14)
• Sly 45 - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• These Future Saints and Derek Evry - Galaxy Hut
• Todd Marcus Quartet - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Two Inch Astronaut, Great Western Plain, and Sunwolf - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC]


Tuesday, 18 February 2014 [link to this day]

• the 9 Songwriters Series - IOTA Club & Café
• Black Joe Lewis and Pickwick - 9:30 Club
• Bob Weir & RatDog - Lincoln Theatre - sold out
• the Caribbean - Red Onion [1901 18th Street NW, WDC] (6 PM In-Store Performance)
• the Caribbean (CD Release Show) and Greenland (record release) - Black Cat (Backstage - moved from 1/31/14 at Tropicalia)
• Conservatory Project: students from the Juilliard School - Shostakovich's Piano Trio No. 1 in C minor and Schubert's Piano Trio No. 1 in B-flat major - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• Drew Kennedy - Mansion on O St [2020 O St NW, WDC]
• Duke Robillard Band & John Hammond - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• For Today (Fight the Silence album release tour), Like Moths To Flames, Stray From the Path, the Plot In You, Fit For a King, and In Visions - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Frank Bang & the Secret Stash (ex-Buddy Guy) - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Friendly Fire, Outram, Soul Truck, Giants of Genesis, and Great Western Plain - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Into It. Over It., the World is a Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid To Die, A Great Big Pile of Leaves, and Makeshift Shelters - DC9
• Lori Jenaire - Tribute to Phyllis Hyman - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Out of Your Head - Improvised and Experimental Music Collective - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Patti Lupone & Mandi Patinkin - Kennedy Center (Eisenhower Theater)
• Raindeer, Stephen Steinbrink, Soft Cat, and Goblin Mold - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Rob's all-star jam Cheick Hamala's Griot Street - Bossa
• Russian Circles, Ken Mode, and Inter Arma - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Shane Wilson, Abigail Palmer, and Gramphonic - Black Squirrel [2427 18th St NW, WDC] (Presented by Indie Adams Morgan)
Shindig II feat. Ro James, hosted by Dez the Prez & the Shindiggaz, Lawrence Owens, Boom Scat, the CooLots, Rob Gordon - Howard Theatre MOVED TO 2/20/14
• Tuesdays with Marty Nau - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• the Vegabonds, the Unlikely Candidates, and the Very Small - Jammin' Java


Wednesday, 19 February 2014 [link to this day]

• Andrew Ripp and Judah & the Lion - Jammin' Java
• Armand Ntep - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Asaf Avidan - 6th & I
• Bardus, At the Graves, Mountainwolf, and Echo Hey Hello - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Billy Winn - Mellow Mushroom [2436 18th St NW, WDC] (Presented by Indie Adams Morgan)
• Conservatory Project: Organ Showcase featuring students from Berklee College of Music, the Cleveland Institute, the Curtis Institute, Eastman School of Music at the University of Rochester, Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University, Manhattan School of Music, the Juilliard School, Oberlin Conservatory of Music, the Peabody Institute, the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University, University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre, and Dance, and Yale School of Music - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Concert Hall)
• Courtney Barnett and Kins - DC9 - sold out
• Dru Hill featuring Sisqo, Nokio, Jazz, and Tao - Howard Theatre (Rescheduled from 2/13/14) - sold out
• Final Focus, Andrew Grossman, and Br'er - Velvet Lounge
• Gaelic Storm and Danny Burns - Birchmere
• James Kirby - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• John Hammond and Jackson Edwards (of the Weathervanes) - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Krasnoyarsk National Dance Company of Siberia - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Levi Stephens, Higher Hands, and Quick - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Moombahton Massive XXXIV - Nadastrom, Sabo, Etc!Etc! - U St Music Hall
• Patti Lupone & Mandi Patinkin - Kennedy Center (Eisenhower Theater)
• Robert Ellis with Rude Ruth featuring Margaret Glaspy & Julian Lage - the Hamilton
• Rosemary Stretch, Mink Hollow, and Tiny Timbers - Metro Gallery (Baltimore) (Rescheduled from 2/13/14)
• Sandra St. Victor - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Skiffle Lounge Sound - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
STS9 - 9:30 Club CANCELLED
• Tony Grasso Trio - Bossa
• Transit, Hit the Lights, Brian Marquis, Front Porch Step, My Heart My Anchor, and the Unlikely Hero - Empire (formerly Jaxx) (Acoustic Basement Tour - Alchemy Room)


Thursday, 20 February 2014 [link to this day]

• the American Boychoir - Bradley Hills Presbyterian Church [6601 Bradley Blvd, Bethesda, MD]
• Andy Poxon Band & Dave Chappell Band featuring Tommy Lepson the Duke Robillard Band - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Between the Buried & Me, Deafheaven, Intronaut, and the Kindred - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Booker T. Jones - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• BSO: Sci-Fi Spectacular - Strathmore (Music Center)
• César Orozco Solo Jazz Piano - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Chad & Jeremy - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• the Colin Thompson Band - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Conservatory Project: students from the Cleveland Institute - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• Consumed with Hatred, Conquerers, and the Beast & His Image - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Curren$y, Ty Dolla $ign, and Db Bantino - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Digital Mystikz (Mala and Coki) and Joe Nice - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Eilen Jewell - Jammin' Java
• G. Love & Special Sauce and Kristy Lee - 9:30 Club
• Gaelic Storm and Danny Burns - Birchmere
• Gardens & Villa and Waterstrider - DC9
• Greater U Street Jazz Collective - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Hot Tub Limo - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• the Identity Crisis Comedy Showcase: Randolph Terrance, Herbie Gill, Chelsea Shorte, Jessica Brodkin, Becca Steinhoff, Stavros Halkias, Noel Manzullo, Ryan Schutt - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Kim Waters - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Kronos Quartet: Student Composition Reading - Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at University of Maryland [Stadium Drive at Route 193, College Park, MD]
• Leni Stern African Trio - Mansion on O St [2020 O St NW, WDC]
• Lionize (Jetpack Soundtrack album release show) and the Delegation - U St Music Hall (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• The Lomax Project: Jayme Stone, Bruce Molsky, Julian Lage, & Margaret Glaspy - Strathmore (Mansion - Two Shows - 7:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Mipso, Blow Up Hollywood, and Kurt Scobie - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC] - sold out
• Patti Lupone & Mandi Patinkin - Kennedy Center (Eisenhower Theater)
• Samantha Fish and Ashleigh Chevalier - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Shindig II feat. Ro James, hosted by Dez the Prez & the Shindiggaz, Lawrence Owens, Boom Scat, the CooLots, Rob Gordon - Howard Theatre (Rescheduled from 2/18/14)
• Wet Brain, Black Lung (members of the Flying Eyes), Slow Jerks, Windhorse, Hard Dads, and Dirty Ol' Laz & Big Boy - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD] (Postponed from 2/13/14)
• the Wood Brothers, Chris Kasper, and Mutlu - the Hamilton - sold out
Yasiin Bey (aka Mos Def) - Howard Theatre CANCELLED
• Your Solar, Bravenoise, and Golden Gurls - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Zach Parkman, the District, and Albino Rhino - Mellow Mushroom [2436 18th St NW, WDC] (Presented by Indie Adams Morgan)


Friday, 21 February 2014 [link to this day]

• 19th Street Band - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• 2U (U2 Tribute) and Almost Journey (Journey tribute) - State Theatre
• Alfredo Mojica Gropu - Bossa
• ATOS Trio - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Big Gigantic, gLAdiator, and Bassdread - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Booker T. Jones - the Hamilton
• the Bullbuckers - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• Cigarette - Old Naval Hospital [921 Pennsylvania Ave SE, WDC] (District Sounds Series)
• Collapser, Places To Hide, and Dani & the Dealbreakers (first show) - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA]
• the Congress - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Conservatory Project: students from the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University - Beethoven's Piano Sonata in C sharp minor, Scodanibbio's "Joke" from Sei Studi, Rabbath's Le Cri De Venise, Rameau's , and Ligeti's Sechs Bagatellen - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• David Ludman and the Jazz Epiphany - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Deep Sugar DC with Ultra Naté, Lisa Moody, Katie Elder - U St Music Hall
• Derek Evry & His Band of Misanthropes, the Cowards Choir, and Margot MacDonald - IOTA Club & Café
• Duncan Moore, Morgan Evans-Weiler, and Jesse Collins - Red Room at Normal's Books & Records [425 E. 31st St, Baltimore, MD]
• Frozen Harbor Music Festival: Pirate Rob's Birthday Bash Night 1 - Sticky LongFingers and Rusted Butter, Dale and the ZDubs, Higher Education, Tropidelic, The Knolly Moles, Little Bird, VLMA - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Gillian Carter, Tigerscout, the Heads are Zeros, and Body Thief - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Heaven, No Evils, and Wanted Man - Comet Ping Pong
• Infected Mushroom - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC]
• Insect Ark, Terence Hannum (of Locrian), Barbelith, and Sleep Disorder - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Joe Louis Walker\ - Hornet's Nest (CD Release show) - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Joe Nichols - Fillmore Silver Spring - sold out
• Josh Turner (Punching Bag Tour) - Strathmore (Music Center)
• KDC, Thrones of Deceit, Jail Solidarity, and Endless Bummer - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]
• Kim Waters - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Kimberly Thompson (KC Jazz Club) - Kennedy Center (Terrace Gallery - 7:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Kings of Leon (2014 Mechanical Bull Tour) and Gary Clark Jr. - Verizon Center
• Lady Antebellum, Kip Moore, and Kacey Musgraves - Patriot Center
Laurie Anderson (Language of the Future) - Birchmere POSTPONED - NEW DATE TBA
• Michael Formanek Quartet - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Mockingbird Sun - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Offtrax: A Benefit Concert for Whole Planet Foundation (presented by Whole Food) - Jammin' Java
• Patti Lupone & Mandi Patinkin - Kennedy Center (Eisenhower Theater)
• Paul Huang & Jessica Osborne - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Pleasure Curses - the Lot at Union Kitchen [1100 3rd St NE, WDC]
• Psycho Killers and Trace Friends Mucho - 8x10 [10 East Cross St, Baltimore, MD 21230]
• Regina Belle - Howard Theatre (Early show - 8 PM)
• the Ripples - Bayou [2519 Pennsylvania Ave NW, WDC]
• Savoy - Get Lazer'd Tour and DotExe - Baltimore SoundStage
• Scarface and Junkyard Band - Howard Theatre (Late show - midnight)
SingStrongDC 2014: Aca-Idol Competition with the Lobby (winners), B Major (audience favorite), Pitches Be Crazy, the Symfonics (from the University of Mary Washington), Gettysburg Four Scores, Rhapsody (from York College), the VCU RAMifications, Fusion Vocal Band, the Notochords (from VCU), Tonic & Gin, with judges Blake Lewis (from American Idol), Kim Gray Hudson (of MAXX Factor), and Robert Dietz (arranger for the Sing-Off) - South Lakes High School [11400 South Lakes Drive, Reston, VA]
• the Sword, Big Business, and O'Brother - Rock & Roll Hotel - sold out
• Taj Mahal Trio - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) - sold out
• the Unlikely Candidates, the Vegabonds, and Brothers Clair - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Uno Hype, Sir E.U., Flash Frequency, Farma Wes, Queen Kyi, and hosted by JR Rubin and sounds by Such N Such - Velvet Lounge


Saturday, 22 February 2014 [link to this day]

• Alchemy Acoustic Afternoons featuring Whitescarver, Michael Daknis (of TheRuinCity), Christopher Graham, 23:37, Jesse Sullivan, Bachs of Rock - Empire (formerly Jaxx) (12 PM Noon Show)
• Alex Vans & the Hide Away - Bayou [2519 Pennsylvania Ave NW, WDC]
• Alton Brown - Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric [140 W Mt Royal Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• B&O Railroad, Slagstorm, Cavern, Billows, and the Walking Ghost - Guido's Speakeasy [543 N Market St, Frederick, MD]
• Baby Bry Bry and the Apologists, the Fordists, and Big Hush - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC] (SYNESTHESIA: A Union of the Senses)
• the Brazil Project - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Brenda (single release party), the North Country, Lonnie Walker, and Lilac Shadows - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC]
• the Bridge and Hippy Sheiks - Baltimore SoundStage (Concert for Hope 8 to benefit HopeWell)
• Cannonball Coming, Utris, and Andrew Deerin - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Classified Frequency, Wingwalker, American Television, and Six Foot Machine - O'Shaughnessy's Pub [1324 King St, Old Town Alexandria, VA]
• Conservatory Project: students from Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• Creed Bratton - State Theatre
• the Crimestoppers - Public House No. 7 [6315 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA] (Free!)
• David Ludman and the Jazz Epiphany - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• DC Flow, the Five Dollar Shakes, and DJ Fancy Pants - Velvet Lounge
• Doc Night & the Hipnotix, MetroRail, Precious Child, and DJ Pablo Fiasco - Comet Ping Pong
• Edgar Winter - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Emilio Festevez - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons - France-Merrick Performing Arts Center / Hippodrome (Baltimore)
• Franklin Station - Jammin' Java (In the Lobby Bar - 10 PM)
• Frozen Harbor Music Festival: Pirate Rob's Birthday Bash Night 2 - Pasadena, the Grilled Lincolns, Bond & Bentley, Billy Lyve, ILL LuCK, The Substance, ONLY, Fresh Competition, Bishop, Leo & Cygnus - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Hip-Hop House Party featuring Dugee F Buller & Nike Nando - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Jimkata, Spiritual Rez, Nicky C & the RSB, Threesound, and the Braes - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Keiko Matsui - Birchmere
• Kim Waters - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Kronos Quartet and Trio Da Kali - Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at University of Maryland [Stadium Drive at Route 193, College Park, MD]
• Lynn/Barbiero/Rouzer, Margaret Rorison, and Video Love - Goethe Institute [812 7th St NW, WDC] (3:30 PM to 5 PM - part of DC Independent Film Festival)
• Mimi Loco, Dirt City, and Feral Sway - Chief Ike's Mambo Room [1725 Columbia Road NW, WDC]
• Moonshine Society - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Morgan Evans-Weiler, Jesse Kenas-Kollins, OOO Trio, and Android Nectarine - Clean Cuts Unisex [7918 Long Branch Parkway, Takoma Park, MD] (4 PM Afternoon Show)
• National Philharmonic: Brian Ganz: Chopin, the Storyteller - Strathmore (Music Center)
• New Turks, CP/M, and Arab Spring - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Patti Lupone & Mandi Patinkin - Kennedy Center (Eisenhower Theater - 1:30 PM & 7:30 PM)
• PillowTalk (live) - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• PJ Morton (of Maroon 5) and Black Alley - Howard Theatre (Early show - 8 PM)
• the Privileged Few III: the Hampton Howard Cabaret with music by VH1's Love & Hiphop DJ Babey Drew, DJ LP, and DJ Put On - Howard Theatre (Late show - 11 PM)
• PUP, Typefighter, UnWed (members of Hot Water Music, Small Brown Bike, Errortype:11), and Drunk Tigers - DC9
• Raul Morel y Tumbao - Bossa
• Rock & Roll Bash to Benefit Children's National Health System featuring True Gravity, Bonnie Bramlett, GE Smith, Christine Ohlman, Liberty Devitto, Snuffy Walden, and more - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Sam Roberts Band and Clones of Clones - Rock & Roll Hotel
• See Rule Five and Pet Parade - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
Sing Out for Shelter featuring the Tufts Beelzebubs, the Princeton Katzenjammers, Some of the Parts, and Augmented 8 - Metropolitan Memorial United Methodist Church [3401 Nebrasca Ave NW, WDC]
SingStrongDC 2014: High School Competition with the Lackey High School Fully Charged (winners), the Monacan High School Singers (2nd place), SMAC, Wooten High School the Acabellas, Wooten High School's SuperTonics, Monacan High School Innovation, Thomas Jefferson High School the Sirens, and the South Lakes HS DoReMigas, with the Single Singers - South Lakes High School [11400 South Lakes Drive, Reston, VA] (2 PM Afternoon Show)
SingStrongDC 2014: Saturday evening concert (early show) with Blake Lewis, Blue Jupiter, Stiletta, the Funx, and the Monacan Singers - South Lakes High School [11400 South Lakes Drive, Reston, VA] (7 PM Early Show)
SingStrongDC 2014: Saturday evening concert (late show) with Ten, Classic Sounds, Grace McLean, Kaila Mullady, and the Lackey High School Fully Charged - South Lakes High School [11400 South Lakes Drive, Reston, VA] (9:30 PM Late Show)
• the Soul Crackers with Tommy Lepson - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Splintered Sunlight - 8x10 [10 East Cross St, Baltimore, MD 21230]
• Street Corner Symphony - Jammin' Java
• Suede - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Suffocation, Strong Intention, Visceral Disgorge, Demiz, March To Victory, Metanium, and Limb By Limb - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Tim Reynolds - the Hamilton
• Todd Wright, Cassidy Ford, and Andrea Pais - IOTA Club & Café
• White Denim and the Districts - Black Cat (Mainstage) - sold out
• White Lies and Frankie Rose - 9:30 Club
• Wild Eyes (Tool tribute), Averist, Queen Mother, and Shadowburn - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]
• XMC and Originators - Chief Ike's Mambo Room [1725 Columbia Road NW, WDC] (2 PM: Celebration of the life of Alec Armbrister aka Clarence)


Sunday, 23 February 2014 [link to this day]

• American Television, Jr. Meowzer, the Breadshots, and All Things Null & Void - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA]
• Ampallang Infection, Acid Deth Kvlt, Gradius, and Silence the Requiem - Velvet Lounge
• Area 301, Daydreams, Shallow Deep, Foster Avenue, Faceplant, and Erik Oliver - Baltimore SoundStage (Local Showcase)
• BSQ Jazz Sundays - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Buck Gooter and Don Zientara - Galaxy Hut
• Carry the Baner, Highest Honor, Bad Case of Big Mouth (Eulogy Records), Time Will Tell, and Something More - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Conservatory Project: students from Yale School of Music - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• Culture featuring Kenyatta Hill and Dub City Renegades - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Dave Burrell Conception - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• David Sanchez - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Gould Piano Trio - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Graham Colton (full band) and Cumulus - Jammin' Java
• Howard Gospel Brunch featuring the Harlem Gospel Choir - Howard Theatre (1 PM Show)
• Kat Dahlia, Aaron Camper, and Kes - Howard Theatre
• Keiko Matsui - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Kim Waters - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• The Legendary Count Basie Orchestra featuring New York Voices - Strathmore (Music Center - 4 PM)
• the Love Load (7" Release Show for Oh Be Joyful!) and Iceberg Theory - Black Cat (Backstage)
• NSO Family Concert: Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall - 1 PM & 3 PM)
• Patti Lupone & Mandi Patinkin - Kennedy Center (Eisenhower Theater - 1:30 PM & 7:30 PM)
• Radio Feedbak and Matt Connolly (jet jaguar) - Black Squirrel [2427 18th St NW, WDC] (Presented by Indie Adams Morgan)
• RJD2 and Christine Moritz - 9:30 Club
• Sick Puppies, Lacuna Coil, Eyes Set to Kill, Cilver, and Shadowburn - Empire (formerly Jaxx) (Revolver's Hardest Chicks in Hard Rock Tour)
SingStrongDC 2014: Sunday matinee show with Ten, the Capital Hearings, the Alexandria Harmonizers, the Funx, Kaila Mullady, Grace McLean, and more - South Lakes High School [11400 South Lakes Drive, Reston, VA] (2 PM Afternoon Show)
• Skypunch and Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots - DC9
• Smoke Bellow, Each Other, Cigarette, and Other Colors - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Snakehead Run - Wonderland Ballroom [1101 Kenyon St NW, WDC]
• Taj Mahal Trio - State Theatre
• Ted Hefko & the Thousandaires and Color School - IOTA Club & Café
• Undesirable People, Old Victrola, Save the Empire, and Fallstreak - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Young the Giant (Mind Over Matter Tour) and Cayucas - Fillmore Silver Spring - sold out


Monday, 24 February 2014 [link to this day]

• 98 Rock's "Noise in the Basement" Live - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Conservatory Project: students from the Peabody Institute - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• Evgeny Kissin (An Evening of Jewish Music and Poetry) - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Iron Chic, Dead Mechanical, and Sinclair - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Ju'Not - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Justin Timberlake - Verizon Center
• the Kin (Get On It EP Release), Finish Ticket, and Oh Honey - Jammin' Java
• New Country Rehab - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Peabody Jazz Students: Kevin Clark (guitar), Joel Nygren (organ), Jonathan Baez (drums) - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Rabid Flash Mob and Bellicose - Galaxy Hut
• Rhythm6 - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Sevyn Streeter and Mali Music - Howard Theatre
• Water Liars and Outer Spaces - DC9


Tuesday, 25 February 2014 [link to this day]

• Apollo Chamber Orchestra - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• Cheap Time, Lazlo Lee & the Motherless Children, Sal Bando, and Firecracker - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Cheick Hamala's Griot Street - Bossa
• DC-CAPitla Stars Gala - Kennedy Center (Eisenhower Theater)
• Ghost Division - IOTA Club & Café
• Iron Chic, Collapser, and the Rememberables - the Dougout [1498 Douglas St NE, WDC] - sold out
• Last In Line, Braceface, the Good Fight, and Matt Tarka - Velvet Lounge
• Lord Dying, Fortress, and Earthling - DC9
• Parker Millsap - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Robyn Hitchcock and Jen Van Meter - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Shawn Colvin and Lilly Hiatt - Birchmere
• Tamara Wellons - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• That1Guy - Jammin' Java
• Three PM and Among the Many - Black Squirrel [2427 18th St NW, WDC] (Presented by Indie Adams Morgan)
• Tuesdays with Marty Nau - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Two Cow Garage and Mittenfields - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Young the Giant and Cayucas - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore) - sold out


Wednesday, 26 February 2014 [link to this day]

• Alex Vans & the Hideaway - with Bella La Blanc (burlesque artist), Victoria Rocha (storyteller), and comedians Jessica Brodkin and David Carter - Wonderland Ballroom [1101 Kenyon St NW, WDC] (the Wonderland Circus)
• Algebra Blessett - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Augustines and My Goodness - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Beardyman (live) - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Brett Dennen and Foy Vance - 9:30 Club
• Butterfly on a Bullet, Motorcade, and Wild Eyes - Velvet Lounge
• Charlie Parr - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Cheap Time and the NVs (Trust Fun Suicide 7" release party) - DC9
• Cherish the Ladies - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Dumpstaphunk with Kermit Ruffins & the BBQ Swingers - Howard Theatre (2nd Annual Nolafunk Mardi Gras Ball Tour)
• Harold Ford: the Spirit of Johnny Cash (solo) - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Hei-Kyung Hong (soprano) - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
• Ice Balloons (members of TV on the Radio), Rob Bryn (of Wild Yaks), Quitter, and Windhorse - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Josh & the Good Old Stuff (Gotta Swing Dance Night) - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Kelly Joe Phelps and Chris Kennedy - Jammin' Java
• Kenny Nunn Band - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Nistha Raj, Hindustani violin (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Pilobolus - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Shawn Colvin and Lily Hiatt - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Simon Brothers & Friends - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• the Stick Mob - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• That 1 Guy - 8x10 [10 East Cross St, Baltimore, MD 21230]
• Tony Grasso Trio - Bossa
• USSA Pleasuredome, Patrick McMinn, the Sound of Rescue, and Robotopotamus - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)


Thursday, 27 February 2014 [link to this day]

• AG/LG (members of The North Country & Brenda), Ryan Hunter Mitchell (from Shark Week), and comics Jenn Tisdale, Andrew Bucket, Marcus Brown, and Detroit Boat - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC]
• Animals As Leaders, After the Burial, Navene K, and Chon - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Band of Horses (acoustic) - Lincoln Theatre - sold out
• Br'er, Austin Vaughn (drums), and Jonah Parzen-Johnson (saxophone & analog synthesizer) - the Communiverse [1406 Webster St NW, WDC]
• Camo & Krooked, Des McMahon, Phil Discord, and Droosie - U St Music Hall
• Caroline Smith and Ayo Awosika - Jammin' Java
• Cherish the Ladies - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Clay Morton, The Day We Met, and Ben Coolen - Mellow Mushroom [2436 18th St NW, WDC] (Presented by Indie Adams Morgan)
• Comeback Kid, Backtrack, Xibalba, Downpresser, To the Wind, and Queensway - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Denyse Pearson - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Emblem3 with Mkto - Fillmore Silver Spring
• the Grand Candy (NSFW album release show), Sol-Roots, and Don Zientara - IOTA Club & Café
• Greater U Street Jazz Collective - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Hopspin and Cheyne - Howard Theatre
• Justin Willman and Bushwalla - 6th & I
• Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio - Beethoven's Trio in G mor, Op. 1, No. 2; Previn's Piano Trio No. 2 (2012) - DC premiere; Mendelssohn's Trio in C minor, Op. 66 - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
• Larry Keel & Natural Bridge and Saltwater Stringband - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Life Size (album release tour) - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Los Lobos (Disconnected: 40th Anniversary Tour) and the Mastersons - Birchmere
• M.H. & His Orchestra, Bosley, and Mateo Monk - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Milagres, Alarms & Controls, and Malatese - DC9
• National Symphony Orchestra (Christoph Eschenbach, conductor; Christian Tetzlaff, violin) - Beethoven's Symphony No. 1; Widmann's Violin Concerto (U.S. premiere); Beethoven's Symphony No. 2) - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Nice Breeze, Harness Flux, and Dave Jones - Wonderland Ballroom [1101 Kenyon St NW, WDC]
• Pontiak, Dead Monks, Soft Peaks, and Et Al - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Rio Linda, Your Cousin Marvin, Last Night of Radio, and the Knolly Moles - Velvet Lounge
• Robin Thicke, Jessie J, and DJ Cassidy - Patriot Center
• Só Brasil with Cissa Paz, Cesar Orosco, Pablo de Cavaco, & friends - Bossa (Rescheduled from 2/13/14)
• Stars & the Sea, the Old Line State, Decade, and Carbon Dioxide - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• This Littler Light book tour: Jesse James DeConto and The Pinkerton Raid, an evening of storytelling and music - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Thunderball - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Tuck & Patti - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Veronneau - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]


Friday, 28 February 2014 [link to this day]

• Alex Norris Quintet featuring Troy Roberts - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Alfredo Mojica Group - Bossa
• the Avett Brothers and Old Crow Medicine Show - Patriot Center - sold out
• Big Chimney and Gravel Road Bluesgrass - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Black Masala and Orchester Prazevica - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Bob Marley Tribute: Junior Marvin of the Wailers performing Uprising and more, with opener Nappy Riddem - the Hamilton
• BSO: Off the Cuff - CSI: Mozart - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Carbon Dioxide, The Day We Met, Mike Weyrauch, and Stone Driver - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Cassandra Syndrome, Iris Divine, the Lux Republic, Dogs & Day Drinkers, and FairSkies - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore) (Face Melting Friday presented by Black Rose Metal Heart)
• Daisy Castro, Gypsy jazz violin (Artist-In-Residence Jazz Fridays) - Strathmore (Mansion - 11 AM)
• Dispellment, Torrid Husk, Dweller in the Valley, and Harvester - Guido's Speakeasy [543 N Market St, Frederick, MD]
• DJ ?uestlove - Howard Theatre (Late show - 11 PM)
• Fantasia Barrino - Meyerhoff Symphony Hall [1212 Cathedral St, Baltimore, MD]
• Flogging Molly (10th annual Green 17 Tour) - Fillmore Silver Spring - sold out
• Four Tet (live), Anthony Naples, and Joe L. - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM) - sold out
• Garden State Radio - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Georgetown Cabaret - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Gerald Clayton Trio (KC Jazz Club) - Kennedy Center (Terrace Gallery - 7:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Greg Laswell - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM) - sold out
• HAPA - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Harlen Simple, Downtime, One Trick Pony, Liquid Lucky, Stay Tuned For Us, and On8 - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Hiss Golden Messenger and Dead Professional - DC9 (Early show - 6 PM)
• Hopspin's Knock Madness Tour with DJ Hoppa and guests from Funk Volume - 8x10 [10 East Cross St, Baltimore, MD 21230]
• James Terrell and Michael Coleman with Frank Viele - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Jammin' Java's Mid-Atlantic Band Battle #10 - Finals: DTMG, the Christian Lopez Band & Joe Taxi, CODA, Beggars Made Believers - Jammin' Java
• Josh Ritter (acoustic) and Gregory Alan Isakov - Lincoln Theatre
• Justin Trawick Group, the Public Good, and Matt Hutchinson Band (formerly of Fools and Horses) - IOTA Club & Café
• Los Hacheros - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Los Lobos: 40th Anniversary Tour - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• the Lost Civilizations experimental music project and the Mariner Project - St Elmo's Coffee Pub [2300 Mt Vernon Ave, Alexandria, VA 22301]
• the Mellish - Mellow Mushroom [2436 18th St NW, WDC] (Presented by Indie Adams Morgan)
• micFreak, Jeff Bagato "Tone Ghosting", Logan Mitchell Sr "Synth Tech Project", Keith Sinzinger & Joe Wall "Fast Against the Wall", Stefan Prosky & David Mitchell "Stef & Dave" - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC] (Baltimore Electronic Music 2014 Winterfest)
• Mobile Deathcamp featuring Todd Evans of GWAR, Saint Diablo, Pain!, Hellpie, and Black Lung Prophecies - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Murder By Death and Samantha Crain - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• National Symphony Orchestra (Christoph Eschenbach, conductor; Christian Tetzlaff, violin) - Beethoven's Symphony No. 1; Widmann's Violin Concerto (U.S. premiere); Beethoven's Symphony No. 2) - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Pluto & the Moon, Addieville, and Kat Quinn - Velvet Lounge
• Pontiak, More Humans, and Joy Buttons - Paper Haus [4912 3rd St NW, WDC]
• Pure Disgust, Zoom, Aloners, and Public Suicide - Casa Fiesta [4910 Wisconsin Ave NW, WDC] (Casa Fiesta Benefit Show)
• Rachelle Ferrell - Birchmere
• Randy Rogers Band, Josh Abbott Band, Wade Bowen, JAB, and Stoney LaRue - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Rave Parade - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• Rhonda Robinson Quartet - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• the Right On Band - State Theatre
• Roomrunner, Multicult, One Watt Sun, Two Inch Astronaut, and Enemy Insects - Stem Graphics Printshop [1301 Continental Drive Suite 110, Abingdon, MD]
• Slick Rick & Rakim with live band and NaVon Smith - Howard Theatre (Early show - 8 PM)
Spektral Quartet - Strathmore (Mansion) CANCELLED
• Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks and Endless Boogie - Black Cat (Mainstage) - sold out
• Steve & Annie Sidley - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Strung Like a Horse - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• the Texas Chainsaw Horns & Hot Mess Burlesque - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Titanics, Eureka Bird, Vayda, and Sound of Rescue - Church + Company Hampden [3649 Falls Rd, Baltimore, MD]
• Tuck & Patti - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• UMD Wind Orchestra: Resurrection - Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at University of Maryland [Stadium Drive at Route 193, College Park, MD]
• UpRooted Dance - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Vitality, Critical Pain Destroyer, and Hydra Kyll - First Break Cafe [46970 Community Plaza, Sterling, VA]
• Warm-N-Comfy, Natural Velvet, C10, Death Fetish, and Jeff Carey - Club Orpheus [1003 East Pratt St, Baltimore, MD]
• White Ford Bronco - Bayou [2519 Pennsylvania Ave NW, WDC]


Saturday, 1 March 2014 [link to this day]

• 4th Annual National Collegiate Jewish A Cappella Championship Competition: Chicago Rhythm & Jews, Indiana University Hooshir, Temple University Jewkebox, U of Wisconsin Jewop, U of Michigan Kol HaKavod, U of Maryland Mezumenet, Northwestern ShireiNU, Barnard/Columbia S'madar, Washington University Staam, with a special performance by Queens College Tizmoret - Adas Israel Congregation [2850 Quebec St NW, WDC]
• Alex Norris Quintet featuring Troy Roberts - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Back & Forth, Distances, Sailor's Mouth, and the Breadshots - UMBC [Baltimore, MD] (WMBC Radio Station - Shorter Faster Louder)
• Backyard Fence, the Bachelor & the Bad Actress, the Mavins, and the Gliders - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Big Bang Baby - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Black Masala (CD Release Party), Baltimare, and Jonny Grave - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Bob Marley Tribute: Junior Marvin of the Wailers performing Exodus and more, with opener Nappy Riddem - the Hamilton
• Brave Bird, Lilac Daze, Tigerscout, Tideland, and Soundtrack to Sleep - Kay Spiritual Life Center Chapel [4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, WDC]
• Brian Dolzani - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Cheick Hamala Diabate - IOTA Club & Café
• David Koechner and Matt Dwyer - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• DDM, Pleasure Curses, Akoko, Hassani Kwess, Walking Sticks, Farma Wes, Me & This Army, Sheila D Yeah, Ras Nebyu, Coup Sauvage & the Snips, and GEMS (DJ set), plus comics Dana Bell, Andrew Bucket, David Carter, Adam Friedland, Russ Green, Jamel Johnson, Jenn Tisdale, Haywood Turnipseed Jr., and Brandon Wetherbee - Howard Theatre (BYT's the Emerging Artists Super Sampler, Vol. 2)
• Dry Mill Road and Grand Ole Ditch - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• the Eagles (History of the Eagles Tour) - Verizon Center
• Ed Baldi+John Sullivan+Jeremy Berlin+Colin Barnhill "the Duc D'Angelos", Susanne Asher & Bev Stanton "Plastic Sky featuring Arthur Loves Plastic", Dave Vosh, Ken Donnelly "Stargazer 21", Julius Bucsis - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC] (Baltimore Electronic Music 2014 Winterfest)
• Elm, Former Champions, and deltaNINE - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Future Primitive, Crimes, Wet Brain, Big Mouth, Mayday, and Soldier & His Vodka - Dishaus [Waverly, Baltimore, MD]
• GEMS and Uno Hype - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Gent and Jawns, Alex Young, Willy Joy, and Rex Riot - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Googoosh - DAR Constitution Hall
• HAPA - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Harris Face - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Heavyweights, the Old Line, Carry the Banner, and Ordinary Bones - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Hive Bent, Two Inch Astronaut, Palehound, and Blood Horses - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Jamison Ross & Joy Ride - Kennedy Center (Terrace Gallery - 7:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
John Pinette - Warner Theatre NOW 6/21/14
• Josh Ritter (acoustic) and Gregory Alan Isakov - Lincoln Theatre
• Juels Bland and Zach Parkman - Culture Coffee [709 Kennedy St NW, WDC]
• Kathy Mattea - 6th & I
• Kermit Ruffins & the BBQ Swingers - Baltimore SoundStage (2nd Annual Nolafunk Mardi Gras Ball Tour)
• Leverage Models and Ayescold Beats - Lamont Street Collective [1822 Lamont St NW, WDC]
• Listening Party: the Music of Betty Carter - Kennedy Center (African Lounge - 4 PM)
• Melodime, Courrier, and Pretty Gritty - Jammin' Java (Late show - 10 PM)
• Michael Gamble and his Rhythm Serenaders - Glen Echo Park [7300 MacArthur Blvd, Glen Echo, MD] (Spanish Ballroom)
• Mojo & the Bayou Gypsies - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Mr. Gabe & the Circle Time All-Stars - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC] (10:30 AM show)
• Nation Beat's Carnival Caravan with Alma Tropicália and DJ Neville C - Artisphere (Ballroom)
• National Symphony Orchestra (Christoph Eschenbach, conductor; Christian Tetzlaff, violin) - Beethoven's Symphony No. 1; Widmann's Violin Concerto (U.S. premiere); Beethoven's Symphony No. 2) - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• the NSO Youth Fellowship Program - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Oust, Will Wrigley, and the Boundary Stones - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA] (Indie Bands With a Mission Show)
• Rachelle Ferrell - Birchmere
• Raul Morel y Tumbao - Bossa
• Ron Pope, Frances Cone, and Alexis Keegan - DC9 - sold out
• Rookie of the Year, Dreamcatcher (members of the Dangerous Summer, Lions in the Mane, Lily Kershaw, Aux Den, and Kept at Bay - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Scott Ian of Anthrax: "Speaking Words" tour - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Late show - 9 PM)
• Sick Feed - Bayou [2519 Pennsylvania Ave NW, WDC]
• St. Vincent and Holly Herndon - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Static Scene, Pendrifter, the Parsecs, and Dedwax - Old Firestation #3 [3988 University Drive, Fairfax, VA]
• the Straits (Alan Clark and Chris White) performing the music of Dire Straits - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Early show - 5 PM)
• Supreme Commander, Holdfast, and Creep Crusades - Golden West Cafe (Baltimore) (Benefit show for Skatepark of Baltimore)
• Sweet Honey in the Rock 40th Anniversary Celebration: Forty and Fierce! - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Tombs, Dendritic Arbor, Ravn, Passage Between, Elagabalus, and Snakefeast - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Tuck & Patti - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• UMD Symphony Orchestra & Concert Choir: Ravel and Bruckner - Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at University of Maryland [Stadium Drive at Route 193, College Park, MD]
• the Whiskey Gentry and Have Gun Will Travel - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• White Ford Bronco - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• Willie Nile Trio - Jammin' Java (Early show - 7 PM)
• Zoso (Led Zeppelin tribute) - State Theatre
• ZZ Ward and Grizfolk - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)


Sunday, 2 March 2014 [link to this day]

Alfie Boe - Lisner Auditorium CANCELLED
Bill Evans' Soulgrass and Funk Ark - the Hamilton POSTPONED
• the Bottom Dollars and the Nuclears - DC9
• the Chieftans - Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric [140 W Mt Royal Ave, Baltimore, MD]
Classified Frequency, Hold Your Own, and the Highway - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC] CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
• Cowboy Junkies - State Theatre
• Daniel Bachman, Marian McLaughlin & Ethan Foote, and I.G.M. (Ian McColm) - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]
• Danni Leigh - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC] (Texas Independence Day Celebration)
• Demi Lovato (the Neon Lights Tour), Fifth Harmony, and Little Mix - Patriot Center
• Distances, Sailor's Mouth, Demands, and Scotia - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA]
• Ellen Christi - Bohemian Caverns [2001 11th Street, WDC]
• English Suites Project: Jory Vinikour - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
Hot Club of Detroit - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD] CANCELLED
• Howard Gospel Brunch featuring the Harlem Gospel Choir - Howard Theatre (1 PM Show)
• Julia Bullock (soprano) with Renate Rohlfing (piano) - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater - 2 PM)
Kat Dahlia - Empire (formerly Jaxx) CANCELLED
• King Street Bluegrass - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC] (2 PM Afternoon Show)
Mark Fosson, Nathan Bowles & Scott Verrastro, and Jaimie Branch & Anthony Pirog - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD] CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
• the Mavericks - Birchmere
• Max Raabe & Palast Orchester: The Golden Age - George Mason University Center for the Arts [4373 Mason Pond Dr, Fairfax, VA] (4 PM Show)
Michael Bolton - Strathmore (Music Center) CANCELLED DUE TO ILLNESS
• Paperhaus - American Art Museum [Eighth and F Streets NW, WDC] (1:30 PM Show - Luce Unplugged)
• Rachelle Ferrell - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 5 PM & 8 PM)
• Red Light Distraction, Cat Jack, and Flaming Ice - Comet Ping Pong (Free show @ noon)
Rock of Ages - Warner Theatre (Two shows - 3 PM & 7:30 PM)
• Schwervon!, Silence Kid, the Degenerettes, and the Dirty Excuse - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Shaggy - Fillmore Silver Spring
• the Sing-Off live tour - Home Free, Voice Play, the Filharmonic, and Maxx Factor - Baltimore SoundStage
• St. Vincent and Holly Herndon - 9:30 Club - sold out
• the Summer Set - Jammin' Java - sold out
• Talib Kweli, Pharoahe Monch, and NaVon Smith - Howard Theatre
• Teen Suicide (reunion show), Sorority Noise (members of Old Gray), Special Explosion, and Us & Us Only - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Touché Amoré, MeWithoutYou, Seahaven, and Caravels - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Tuck & Patti - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Walking Sticks - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - presented by Listen Local First)
• the Washington Chorus: the Essential Verdi - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall - 5 PM)
• Women in Jazz Series - Twins Jazz (Two shows)


Monday, 3 March 2014 [link to this day]

the 9 Songwriter Series benefits Ted Garber & Family - featuring Justin Trawick, Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer, Luke Brindley, Mike Clem, Todd Wright, Mary Ann Redmond, Faraway, & Victoria Vox - Jammin' Java RESCHEDULED TO 4/21/14 due to weather
• 98 Rock's "Noise in the Basement" Live - Megosh, Fatally Yours, Sweet Suicide, Xstrophy - Ottobar (Baltimore)
Bring Me the Horizon (the American Dream Tour), Of Mice & Men, Issues, and Northlane - Fillmore Silver Spring - sold out CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER
CapitalOne Comedy Night: comedian Andy Daly and Brandon Wardell - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater) CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
• Jackson's Five featuring Lauren Calve, Josh Johnston, Tom McBride, and Jackson (of the Weathervanes) - IOTA Club & Café
Juan Perro (ex-Radio Futura) - Howard Theatre POSTPONED TO 3/9/14 due to weather
• Mayer Hawthorne and Quadron - 9:30 Club - sold out
the Men, Ukiah Drag, Dead Women, and No Evils - Rock & Roll Hotel CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
Paul Wingo (CD Release Party) - Blues Alley (Two shows) CANCELLED DUE TO SNOW
• Prawn, Special Explosions, Makeshift Shelters, Wish List, and Gloria Adios - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
Pree, White Gold, Raccoon Fighter, and Pleasure Curses - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC] CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
• Schwervon!, Please the Trees, and Art Sorority For Girls - Galaxy Hut
Ski Lodge, the Belle Game, and Starlight Girls - 6th & I (Downstairs) CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
• Sly 45 - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
Snoozer, Heavy Friends, Spencer (of Et Al), and Hollywood Blanks - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD] CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
• Tab Benoit and Tommy Malone's Two Man Band - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
Weekend, Nothing, and Lorelei - Black Cat (Backstage) CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
the Word Alive, A Skylit Drive, Hands Like Houses, Beartooth, When Cities Sleep, Lying & Low, the Absence, From the Embrace, and Infernaeon - Empire (formerly Jaxx) CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
Yellow Ostrich and Pattern Is Movement - DC9 POSTPONED TO 4/2/14 due to weather


Tuesday, 4 March 2014 [link to this day]

• Al Staehely - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Austin Mahone - Fillmore Silver Spring (Rescheduled from 10/23/13)
• Baby Bry Bry, Wanted Man, Silent Lions, and Slothrust - Rock & Roll Hotel
Born Cages and Vinyl Thief - Metro Gallery (Baltimore) CANCELLED
• Cheick Hamala's Griot Street - Bossa
• Copstabber, Against the Grain, and the Idle Gossip - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• the Crawdaddies - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
East of the Wall and Diamond Plate - Empire (formerly Jaxx) CANCELLED
• the Grahams and Lilly Hiatt - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
Immortal Bird - Ottobar (Baltimore) (Free!) CANCELLED
• J. Roddy Walston & the Business and the So So Glos - U St Music Hall (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• Juicy J (Never Sober Tour) and Travi$ Scott - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Kidz Express Benefit with Chicago Smooth Jazz Stars featuring Fred Simon & Dave Onderdonk - Blues Alley (Two shows)
Lamb of God: As the Palaces Burn film screening - Howard Theatre
• Landlady - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• M.H. & His Orchestra, These Future Saints, and the Walking Sticks - Jammin' Java
• Mike Gordon - 9:30 Club
• Miniature Tigers, Bear Hands, and Total Slacker - DC9
• Out of Your Head - Improvised and Experimental Music Collective - Five Year Anniversary! - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Public Service Broadcasting and Harness Flux - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Tab Benoit - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Tuesdays with Marty Nau - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Welcome to Night Vale - Lincoln Theatre - sold out
• WPAS: Murray Perahia, piano - Strathmore (Music Center)


Wednesday, 5 March 2014 [link to this day]

• Alan Kelly Gang - Artisphere (Dome Theatre)
• Atlantic Thrills, Sal Bando, Sun Club, and the Set Up - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Bear's Den, Pearl & the Beard, Vacationer, and Nick Bayard - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC] (Communion D.C.)
• Betty Carter's Jazz Ahead - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Bob Mould (25 Years of Workbook) and Chris Brokaw - 9:30 Club
• Brad Linde & Friends - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Chelsea Handler - Uganda Be Kidding Me Live - DAR Constitution Hall
• DJ Hype with Armanni Reign, Deinfamous, and Renderone - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Doomsquad, Televibes, Creepy Murdle, and Heavenly Nobodies - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Emy Tseng & Alex Martin - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Ex Hex and Foul Swoops - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Expert Alterations, Juan Wauters (of The Beets), Sean Nicholas Savage, and Romantic States - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Flo Anito, James Kirby, and Ed Balduzzi - Chief Ike's Mambo Room [1725 Columbia Road NW, WDC]
• Genitorturers, Terror Inc., and Definitive Strike - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Habib Koité & Bamada - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Hawk & Dove, the Baby Grand, and Stereoriots - Velvet Lounge
• JJ Damage & the Bandits, Lorin Walker Madsen & the Hustler, the Herd of Main Street, and Sean K. Preston - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Lin Rountree - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Lost In Society, the Rememberables, and the Sniffs - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA]
• M-Law and the Prophets of Jazz - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Powell and Max D (from Beautiful Swimmers) - Flash [645 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Randy Rogers Band, Wade Bowen, and Stoney LaRue - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Rathborne, Streets of Laredo, and the Petticoat Tearoom - DC9
• Ravagers, Dirty Fences, Nancy, Hard Dads, and Dirty Ol' Laz & Big Boy - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• the Royal Wigs, Carousel Rogues, Chute, and the GoAround - Jammin' Java (@JamminJavaMei's Local Scene - Cat Food Drive)
• the Sing-Off live tour - Home Free, Voice Play, the Filharmonic, and Traces of Blue (formerly Afro-Blue) - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Stephen Kellogg and Boots Factor - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Vertical Horizon, Tonic, and Dishwalla - Howard Theatre
• Windtalker Music and Alaska & the Rockies - New Deal Cafe [113 Centerway, Greenbelt, MD]
• Zappa Plays Zappa: "Roxy & Elsewhere" 40th Anniversary Tour - Birchmere


Thursday, 6 March 2014 [link to this day]

• Berlin - Las Vegas with Theo Bleckmann (voice) & Rob Schwimmer (piano) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Betty Carter's Jazz Ahead - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Bortz, Djalla, Sayzar, Saw, Seth Payne, and Mike Frost - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
Broad City Live - 9:30 Club POSTPONED TO 11/6
• BSO: Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg Plays Shostakovich - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Cheetahs and External Summers - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Chris Brokaw + Insect Factory (solos & duos) and Luke Stewart - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA]
• Cloud Becomes Your Hand and Guerilla Toss - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
Deception of a Ghost, A Faylene Sky, and It Lies Within - Empire (formerly Jaxx) CANCELLED DUE TO VEHICLE PROBLEMS
• Dregs, JohnXJackson, Infamy, Seven Seas Champion, and Corporate Agenda - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Edgar Meyer and Mike Marshall - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Ex Hex (Mary Timony of Helium/Wild Flag), Bobby Donnie, and Natural Velvet - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• the Fabulous Dialtones - Jammin' Java
• Faycez U Know, Sugarbear, and Ras Lidj - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC] (Uptown Thursdays)
• Floco Torres, Gezan, Dupe, Betrayer of Hope, and Submerged - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Gilberto Santa Rosa - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Gymshorts, Wet Brain, Slow Jerks, and Vulture Sh!t - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Har Mar Superstar, the Sneaks, Spank Rock (DJ Set), and Ponyo - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• the Howlin Brothers and the Honeycutters - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• James Ehnes and Orion Weiss - Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at University of Maryland [Stadium Drive at Route 193, College Park, MD]
• Juicy J (the Never Sober Tour) and Travi$ Scott - Howard Theatre
• Lee Ritenour - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Luke James Shaffer, Chris Milam, Daryl Shawn, and Aaron Tinjum - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
Mac McAnally - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) Moved to 3/15/14
• Maysa - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Peyote Pilgrim and Wyoming Exploded - DC9
Pregnant Spore, Cincinnatus C, Developer, Little Lungs, and Stress Orphan - Back Alley Theatre [1365 Kennedy St NW, WDC] CANCELLED
• Quincy Mumford & the Reason Why - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Small Black, Oberhofer, and Thumpers - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Speedy Ortiz, Pile, and the Big Ups - Black Cat (Backstage) - sold out
• Tab Benoit and Tommy Malone - Birchmere
• Teamster, Consumed with Hatred, Disturbing the Peace, Never Submit, and Throwback - Velvet Lounge (A Benefit for Sabina Bowers)
• Ted Vigil with special guest Steve Weisberg (the music of John Denver) - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Trio Ode - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Zach Parkman, Dark Dissolve, Gramophonic, and Joey Campfire (from the Bachelor & the Bad Actress) - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]


Friday, 7 March 2014 [link to this day]

• the 19th Street Band - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• the 9 Songwriter Series - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Adam Beyer and Tzeech - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Alfredo Mojica Group - Bossa
• Andre Thierry & Zydeco Magic - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Asleep at the Wheel and Danni Leigh - Birchmere
Baltimore Popfest 2014: the Pains of Being Pure at Heart, Eternal Summers, Wildhoney, Literature, Sapphire Mansions, the Art Department, Expert Alterations - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Bart Crow - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• BearShark and Golden Looks - the Fold [110A Frederick Avenue, Rockville, MD]
• Betty Carter's Jazz Ahead - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Brian D'Arcy James - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater - Barbara Cook's Spotlight)
• Carnifex, Betraying the Martyrs, I Declare War, Here Comes the Kraken, Assassins, and Demonic Sonogram - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Celtic Nights: the Emigrants Bridge - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Dana Fuchs - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Del McCoury Band - the Hamilton
• DJ Nitekrawler - Little Miss Whiskey's Golden Dollar [1104 H St NE, WDC] (Moneytown DJ Night)
• Earth Crisis, Hard Stripes, Reality Check, and Pure Disgust - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• East Ghost, Playground Etiquette, and Black Checker - Velvet Lounge
• Eastern Standard Time (EST) and Dub City Renegades - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
• Escapade - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Feed the Meter, Megaphone Barons, and Get To Steppin - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Green River Ordinance, Elenowen, and Marc Scibilia - Jammin' Java
• Jim Breuer and Rich Aronovitch - 9:30 Club
• Joey Montana and Toby Love - Howard Theatre
• Laila Biali featuring Tim Green - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Lee Ritenour - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Legwarmers - State Theatre
• Lewis Nash Quintet - Kennedy Center (Terrace Gallery - 7:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Lorde and Lo-Fang - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC] - sold out
• Marshall Sims, the Able Birds, Hollertown, and the New Normal String Band - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Megan McCormick - Corner Store [900 South Carolina Ave SE, WDC]
• Moonshine Society - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Oh Hang, Tether, Vlonde, and Gun Tit - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Operation: Opera presents The Marriage of Figaro - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• the Reagan Years (80s Invasion) - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Richard Buckner and Karl Straub - IOTA Club & Café
• Robin Bullock's annual St. Patrick's Day Celebration - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Ruby Buff, Plurals, Big Christ, and Glue Boys - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Rye Rye - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Schoolboy Q and Isaiah Rashad - Fillmore Silver Spring (Two shows - 8 PM & 10:30 PM)
• Schubert's Winterreise - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Spirit Caravan, Pilgrim, Iron Man, Foghound, and Northwoods - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Stout Seven, Litz, Carl Reef, the Good Funk, Blonde Armadillo, Loose Ties, Tyler Packett, and Shane Davis - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• the Ted Feldman Band and Whyte Crimson - Comet Ping Pong
• Trashkanistan (last show), the Dewtons, Beatnik Termites, and Braceface - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• We Were Promised Jetpacks and Honeyblood - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Young New Yorkers' Chorus and the 18th Street Singers - Church of the Ascension and Saint Agnes [1217 Massachusetts Ave NW, WDC]
• Young Rapids, Zula, Friend Roulette, and Joe Degeorge: Sax Machine - Paper Haus [4912 3rd St NW, WDC]
Young Rapids, Zula, and Friend Roulette - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC] MOVED TO THE PAPERHAUS


Saturday, 8 March 2014 [link to this day]

• Amy Schumer - DAR Constitution Hall
• Aztec Sun & the Wunderhornz, Dan Barry, Claim the Krown, and the Cold Sun - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC] (Late show: 8 PM)
• the Black Sparks, Give, Priests, and Vile Faith - Bethesda Chevy-Chase Regional Services Center [4805 Edgemoor Lane, Bethesda, MD] (Bethesda Youth Shows #8)
• Carrie Newcomer with Gary Walters - Saint Mark Presbyterian Church [10701 Old Georgetown Rd, North Bethesda, MD]
• Cuddle Magic, Sam McCormally, Rachel Ries (record release), and Dave Klinger - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC]
Dear Mr. Watterson screening with live music by We Were Pirates - Artisphere (Dome Theatre)
• England in 1819 and the Walking Sticks - DC9 (Late show - 11 PM)
• Enter the Haggis - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Eric Hilton (Thievery Corporation/ESL Music), Jahsonic, DJ Dredd, Stereo Faith, Keenan Orr - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Erin & the Wild Fire, Jesse Thomas, Dave Farah, and Joni Fatora - IOTA Club & Café
• Fire in Elysium, Whiskey & the Kidney Stones, Twelve 12 Tribe, Dead Yeti, Ten Feet Thick, A Truth in Red, Demeanor, Devils Radio, and Nuclear Tomb - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore) (March Metal Meltdown)
• FlashBand Project Hip-Hop Show - Club Heaven and Hell [2327 18th St NW, WDC]
• Green River Ordinance, Elenowen, and Marc Scibilia - Jammin' Java
• Harmony Sweepstakes A Cappella Festival: Catatonic, Deviate, Epic, Mayhem, Pitches Be Crazy, Sixtus, Sunday Afternoon, West Side 5, and hosted by Lustre - Birchmere
• Houndmouth and Rayland Baxter - the Hamilton
Imagination Duo: Glenn Donnellan of the NSO and Jan Chong (violins) - Kennedy Center (Family Theater - 11 AM & 1:30 PM - NSO Teddy Bear Concert)
• Infinite Adolescence, Triptych, Among the Timid, and Emily Pringle - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC] (Early show: 4;30 PM)
• Laila Biali featuring Tim Green - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• the Lawrence Arms (the Metropole Tour), the Copyrights, and Elway - Baltimore SoundStage
• Lee Ritenour - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Legwarmers - State Theatre - sold out
• Lisa and Jake Sokolov-Gonzalez - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Maggie Rose and the Morrison Brothers Band - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Mark Mulcahy (of Miracle Legion and Polaris) - 6th & I
• Metal Church, Ghost of War, Any Given Sin, GI9, Down Society, Aries, and Shadow Moses - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Metanium, St. Diablo, Above the Silence, and Throwdown Syndicate - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• National Chamber Ensemble: Happy Birthday Vivaldi! The Extraordinary Four Seasons - Artisphere (Spectrum Theatre)
• National Philharmonic: Chopin Piano Concerto No. 1 - Strathmore (Music Center)
• National Symphony Orchestra (Christoph Eschenback, conductor) with Renée Fleming: Richard Strauss's Der Rosenkavalier - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• the New Moon Tour with Alvin Risk and More - 9:30 Club (Late show - 10 PM)
• Nistha Raj & Behzad Habibzai - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Noisem, the Oracle, edhochuli, Dopecopper, Beelzefuzz, and Fortress - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore) (Travis's Birthday Show)
• the Nothings, Chester Hawkins, Hawkins/Mullinax, Hardon Collider, Cxtinue, and Mulatto Thunder - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]
• Novakaine - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
• the Orwells, Twin Peaks, and Silver Palms - U St Music Hall (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• Ra Ra Rasputin, Ice Cream Cathedral, the Foreign Resort, Pleasure Curses, and Jake from Screen Vinyl Image Djing between sets - Velvet Lounge
• Raul Morel y Tumbao - Bossa
• Richard Strauss at 150 with Saul Lilienstein - Kennedy Center (Terrace Gallery - 3 PM)
• Ringo Deathstarr, Purple, Crimson Wave, and Small Apartments - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Savoy Brown featuring Kim Simmonds (Going to the Delta CD Release Party) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Shomyo no Kai - Voices of a Thousand Years - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• Silence the Blind, Adamant, Cab Ride Home, Permafrost, Hellpie, and Feritas - Fat Tuesday's [10673 Braddock Road, Fairfax, VA] (Metal Uprising V)
• South Rail - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• Steve & Annie Sidley - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Sweepstakes, Matthew & the Arrogant Sea, Wool, and Jonathan Badger - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD] (6 PM - Early show)
• Tiffany Thompson (Stories & Songwriters Series) - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Time Columns, the Escape Artist, Jck Nicholson, and Technicians - Joe's Record Paradise [8216 Georga Ave, Silver Spring, MD] (Moved from Pyramid Atlantic)
Time Columns, the Escape Artist, Jck Nicholson, and Technicians - Pyramid Atlantic Arts Center [8230 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD] MOVED TO JOE'S RECORD PARADISE
• Tom McBride & the Red Creek Wranglers - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• the Tone Rangers and Cornell's After Eight - Holton-Arms School [7303 River Road, Bethesda, MD] (Stampede 2014)
• Tusk (Fleetwood Mac Tribute) - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Uhh Yeah Dude - 9:30 Club (Early show - 6 PM)
• Valerie Simpson - performing the songs of Ashford & Simpson - Howard Theatre
• You Monster, Dads, the NRIs, and Green River Junction - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Zydeco Jed and Djesben - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]


Sunday, 9 March 2014 [link to this day]

• the 9 Comedy Series featuring Gabe Zucker, Josh Kuderna, Elahe Izadi, Russ Green, David Coulter, Hillary Scofield, Michael Larrick, Nik Oldershaw, and Jenn Tisdale - IOTA Club & Café
All the Best Kids & Friends - Tribute to the Notorious BIG - with Asheru - Rock & Roll Hotel NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Amy K. Bormet, Elijah Jamal Balbed Quintet, and Tim Whalen Quartet (featuring Tedd Baker) - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC] (CapitalBop's Jazz Loft)
• Asiya Korepanova, piano - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Battle of the Bands with The Weathermen, Tomorrow As Today, Loose Ties, Shine, the Piranhas, Unknown Promises, Abusement Park, Ahabs Revenge, Arsonistic, Crimson Remains, Exemptus, Carraway, Souls of the Afterlife - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Blackie & the Rodeo Kings - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Blacks in Wax - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Broken Bells and Au Revoir Simone - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Capital Orchestra Festival 2014 - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall - 1 PM)
• Carlos Núñez Quartet - Jammin' Java
• Carni Klirs, Christian Brady, Chris Taylor (of Pygmy Lush), and Layne Garret - Dollhouse [Madison St NW, WDC] (2 PM Matinee Show)
• Celtic Crossroads - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows: All-Ages Matinee and evening 21+ show)
• Diamond Macker and Jeff Larroca - Galaxy Hut
• Emily King - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Fay Victor (voice), Dave Ballou (trumpet), John Dierker (reeds), Michael Formanek (bass), Eric Kennedy (drums) - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore) (Presented by Creative Differences)
• Hellfyre Club (featuring Busdriver, Nocando, Open Mike Eagle, and Milo) - DC9
• Howard Gospel Brunch featuring the Harlem Gospel Choir - Howard Theatre (1 PM Show)
Imagination Duo: Glenn Donnellan of the NSO and Jan Chong (violins) - Kennedy Center (Family Theater - 1:30 PM & 4 PM - NSO Teddy Bear Concert)
• Juan Perro (ex-Radio Futura) - Howard Theatre (Rescheduled from 3/3/14)
• the Kennedy Center Chamber Players - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater - 2 PM)
• Lee Ritenour - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Lisa Sokolov - Bohemian Caverns [2001 11th Street, WDC]
• Litz, the Sauce, Subtle Hustle, and Warden - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Maggie Rose - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Matt Tarka, Into Oceans, Stay Strong Cannonball, the Oddities, and Red Light Distraction - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
• Melvin Seals & JGB - the Hamilton
• National Philharmonic: Chopin Piano Concerto No. 1 - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)
• the Oak Ridge Boys - Wolf Trap (the Barns; two shows - 3 PM & 7 PM)
• Puff Pieces, Designer, Free Pizza, and Buffalo Buffalo - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA]
• Through the Ashes Prevail, Twin Radio, the Solicitors, Over N Out, Hero of the Hour, and hONe - Baltimore SoundStage (Local Showcase)
• Vice, Life For a Life, Dead Gods, QueensQay, and Gnaw - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• WATCH awards 2014 (Washington Area Theatre Community Honors) - Birchmere
• Wesley Spangler, Renegade Thunder, and Braddock Station Garrison - Empire (formerly Jaxx) (Whiskey & Boots Country Night)
• Women in Jazz Series - Twins Jazz (Two shows)


Monday, 10 March 2014 [link to this day]

• 98 Rock's "Noise in the Basement" Live: Swift Holly (reunion show), Thaylobleu, the Sound of Sincerity, Queen Wolf - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Atlas At Last, Threading, Hello Ocho, and Myrrh Myrrh - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC]
• Carte Blanche, Danny Rovin, and Professor Rex - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC] (10 PM Show)
• Chester Hawkins, Timmy Sells His Soul, Moth, and Bastet - DC9
• Free Cake for Every Creature, Jackknife Stiletto, Lisa Drank, and Crumms - BBHQ [2628 6th St NE, WDC]
• Lil' Ed & the Blues Imperials - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Matt & Laura and Peyote Pilgrim - Galaxy Hut
• Mindy Gledhill and Spencer Harrison - Jammin' Java
• the Moody Blues - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Opera on the Fly with Melanie Ashkar, Melissa Chavez, Emily Crockett, Brody DelBeccaro, Aurelio Dominguez, Alizon Hull Reggioli, Elizabeth Mondragon-Groff, and Dave Chavez (piano) - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC] (7 PM Show)
• Peabody Jazz Students: Kevin Clark (guitar), Joel Nygren (organ), Jonathan Baez (drums) - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Rhythm6 - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Scratch Track, Dr. Robinson's Fiasco, and HoneyHoney - IOTA Club & Café
• Sharon Corr of the Corrs - the Hamilton
• Students from DC's Duke Ellington School of the Arts - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Tribute to Biggie Smalls featuring Lil Cease of Junior Mafia + Asheru & All the Best Kids - Howard Theatre
• Vocal Workshop Graduation Concert (led by Chris Grasso) - Blues Alley (Two shows)


Tuesday, 11 March 2014 [link to this day]

• Annie Mac and Cajmere - U St Music Hall
• Avenue, Highest Honor, Gottem, Like You to Me, and Something More - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Cult & Leper, Cat You Dog You, and Tarfu - Velvet Lounge
• Frank Sirius - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Heartbeat - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
• His Dream of Lions, Stay Seventeen, Oh Josie, Just Another Scene, and Reset Rewind - Jammin' Java
• Jail Solidarity, Katherine, and Glitterlust - the Rocketship [1223 Decatur St. NW, WDC]
• Jason Mendelson, Jonny Grave, Alex Parez & the Hell Rojos, and Harris Face Trio - IOTA Club & Café
• the Moody Blues - Strathmore (Music Center)
• the Polyphone Foundation - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Royal Southern Brotherhood featuring Devon Allman, Cyril Neville, & Mike Zito - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the Tossers, Continental, and the Skipjack - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Tuesdays with Marty Nau - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Walk the Plank, Demands, This Is Your Life, and Mobius Strip - DC9
• War of Ages, Saving Grace, and Mouth of the South - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Wayne Hancock - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]


Wednesday, 12 March 2014 [link to this day]

• Acoustic ELO featuring Ben Hoyt & Dave Phenicie - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• the Alex Hamburger Quartet - Anacostia Arts Center [1231 Good Hope Rd SE, WDC] (LIVE Wednesdays)
• American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP) - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Blue Sky Deep and Ivan Figgs - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Brad Kolodner, old time banjo (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Com Truise and Phantoms - DC9
• Eldar Trio - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Julie Mack - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Leo Kottke - Birchmere
• Moonface and Saltland - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Neonates, Nic Fits, Nice Guy, and Miami Doritos - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA]
• the Omar Hakim Experience (CD Release Celebration Concert) - Howard Theatre
• Paul Byrom (Celtic Thunder) - Wolf Trap
• the Phillistines, Three Famous States, and the Outlips - Velvet Lounge
• Sarah Jarosz - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) - sold out
• Skydivers, Stellarscope, and Death Valley Rally - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Sting & Paul Simon - Strathmore (Music Center - a benefit for the Duke Ellington School of DC)
• Uncle Charlie - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC] (Starr Hill Brewery's release for its "Grateful Pale" Pale Ale)
• Unstitched, Anagnorisis, Citadel (members of Ilsa/Hot Mess), and Endless Bummer - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)


Thursday, 13 March 2014 [link to this day]

• 4 Generations of Miles: Jimmy Cobb, Mike Stern, Sonny Fortune, & Buster Williams - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP) - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Average White Band - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Band Together: a benefit for Hope for Henry - Crooked Crow, the Huge, Say Something, the Crimestoppers, Oxymorons, FPO - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Bobby Thompson Project, Colin Thompson Band, Lauren Calve, and Andrew Gaddy (of These Future Saints) - IOTA Club & Café
• Boister, J Robbins, Softeyes, and Andy Bopp - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• BoomBox - U St Music Hall
• Bryan Elijah Smith - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Chris Bates Quartet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Emanuel Salvador (violin) & Ronaldo Rolim (piano) - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Funk Parade Kickoff Party with the Funk Parade All-Star Band (aka Ninja Bunny) including members of Elikeh, Lucky Dub, Eme & Heteru, plus DJs Michael Saretsky and Nitekrawler - LIV Nightclub [2001 11th Street NW, WDC]
• Greg McKillop, Watermedown, and Andrew Scandal - U of Maryland Food Collective [B0203 Stamp Student Union, College Park, MD]
• Infinite Honey, Estrangers, and Joy Classic - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Joe Uehlein, Gramophonic, and Gravel Road Bluegrass - Mellow Mushroom [2436 18th St NW, WDC] (Monthly Jam Night)
• Les Rhinoceros and Name Numbertet - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Lincoln's Bands (was GW Law Revue House Bands) - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Marah presents Mountain Minstrelsy - Jammin' Java
• Micah and Amanda Lee Vega with Jae Jin - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Myra Melford, jazz piano - Strathmore (Mansion)
• National Symphony Orchestra (Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, conductor) with Daniil Trifonov (piano) and Kelley O'Connor (mezzo-soprano): Debussy's Nocturnes No. 1 & 2, Rachmaninoff's Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Falla's El Amor Brujo (Love, the Magician), and Respighi's Pini di Roma (Pines of Rome) - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Olympia Dukakis in a Concert Reading of Rose - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Paul Simon & Sting - on stage together - Verizon Center
• Phantomweight, Your Cousin Marvin, Canker Blossom, and the Rumble - DC9
• Philco - Velvet Lounge
• Queensryche featuring original lead singer Geoff Tate and Hurricane - State Theatre
• the Recently Deceased, Terror Inc., Lisa Doll & the Rock N Roll Romance, and Scarecrow's Curse - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Rhonda Ross - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Rips (ex-Phobes) and Soccer Team - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Rob Hinkal ft. Kristen Jones on cello, Omar Waqar, Blake Mallay, Joey Campfire, and Julian Rosso - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Salt-N-Pepa - with MuMu Fresh & DJ Zu - Howard Theatre
• Solas - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Steve Earle (solo) - Birchmere (Rescheduled from 2/13/14)
• Uncle Kracker - Baltimore SoundStage (Rescheduled from 10/16/13)
• Verny Varela - Bossa
• Wanting, Cody Karey, and Kat Parsons - 6th & I


Friday, 14 March 2014 [link to this day]

• 4 Generations of Miles: Jimmy Cobb, Mike Stern, Sonny Fortune, & Buster Williams - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Aaron Tinjum and the Tangents - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• Alfredo Mojica Group - Bossa
• Almost Queen (Queen tribute) - State Theatre
• Anthony David - Howard Theatre
• the Average White Band - Birchmere
• Bad Mooka, Tarfu, and Stone Age Rhapsody - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Beasts of No Nation, Widows Watch, Alleyways, and Nude Massacre - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Billy Woodward & the Senders, Who Needs a Pulse, and the Shifters - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Black Checker, the Jonathan Parker 8 featuring Linsay Deming, and Comics Nate Johnson, Tom Sherman, Michael J. Foody, Erica Johnson - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC] (Under the Counter)
• César Orozco & Kamarata Jazz - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
Capital Comedy: Sommore, Tommy Davidson, Tony Rock, Bill Bellamy - DAR Constitution Hall CANCELLED
• Chopteeth Afrofunk Big Band, Head-Roc, and Speakers of the House - the Hamilton
• Dr. Dog - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Dwele and D. Carter - Baltimore SoundStage
• Gringo Jingo (Santana tribute) - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Jack On Fire, Eyes & Eggs, and the Dirty Destroyers Orchestra - Velvet Lounge
• Joe Craven - Corner Store [900 South Carolina Ave SE, WDC]
• Julia Brown with Us & Us Only - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Julio Bashmore, South London Ordnance, and Hugo Zapata - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Karl Stoll, Colin Grand Pre, and Jamie Daly the Danger Zone - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• the Keys, Modern Girls, and Vacant Windows - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Kush Abadey Quartet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
Lamb of God: As the Palaces Burn film screening - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Lauren Fulbright, Blind Man Leading, and Carolyn Crysdale - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Les Rhinoceros, Boat Burning Massed Guitars, and the Fordists - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]
• the Lloyd Dobler Effect - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• National Symphony Orchestra (Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, conductor) with Daniil Trifonov (piano) and Kelley O'Connor (mezzo-soprano): Debussy's Nocturnes No. 1 & 2, Rachmaninoff's Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Falla's El Amor Brujo (Love, the Magician), and Respighi's Pini di Roma (Pines of Rome) - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• the North Country and Deaf Scene - Bayou [2519 Pennsylvania Ave NW, WDC]
• NSO Youth Fellowship Program - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• the Oak Ridge Boys - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6 PM & 9 PM)
• the Obsessives (EP Release Show), Ladle Fight, and No Evils - 4413 Highland Ave, Bethesda MD
• Rain (A Tribute to the Beatles) - Warner Theatre
• Redline Graffiti and Lowercase Letters - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Rhodes Tavern Troubadours and Marshall Keith - IOTA Club & Café
Rufus featuring Sly Stone - Howard Theatre (Rescheduled from 10/6/13) NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Serpent Witch, Foghound, the 91s, and Muk - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Signs Point East, the Dawn Drapes, Chris Kennedy, Shane Wilson, and Nature Boy Explorer - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Sokushinbutsu, Enemy Insects, and Mobius Strip - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Solas - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Story League All-Stars: Tournament 7 - Dunces, Nightmares, Debauchery, My Ex - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Swampcandy - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Sweet Saro, End of America, Kindlewood, and Josephine Olivia - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore) (Baltimore Folk Fest)
• Thanks, the Great Dismal, Pinata, Phanotm Lanterns, and Winning the Loser's Bracket - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Urban Funk and Dave Chappell - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Xenia Rubinos - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
Xiu Xiu, Tearist, and Farewell - Rock & Roll Hotel CANCELLED


Saturday, 15 March 2014 [link to this day]

• 4 Generations of Miles: Jimmy Cobb, Mike Stern, Sonny Fortune, & Buster Williams - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the 9 Songwriter Series with Victoria Vox, Phillip Noss, Margot MacDonald, John Kadlecik, Natalie York, Don Kim, Justin Trawick, and more - the Hamilton
• Arab Spring, Inflatable Best Friend, and Soul Truck - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• the Average White Band - Birchmere
• Bohannon (1st live DC show in 40 years) - Howard Theatre (Early show - 8 PM)
• BSO: Bach's Brandenburgs - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Capital Comedy: Bruce Bruce, Earthquake, Dominique, Arnez J, & Gary Owen - DAR Constitution Hall
• Chuck Schaeffer - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Clockbreaker (CD Release Party), Canke Blossom, Idle Minds, Bare Left, and Professional Fictum - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Condor, Stella Mori, Religion & Rocketry, the Grape & the Grain, Skelliton, and Thaylobleu - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Daryl Jr. Cline with Julia Nixon & the Recliners - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• the Deadmen and the Lawsuits - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Dr. Dog - 9:30 Club
• the Driftwood Renegades, Chitin, Lovely, Deathmachine, and White Shadow - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore) (Nu Fusion)
• Frank Viele - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• the Glitch Mob, Ana Sia, and Penthouse Penthouse - Fillmore Silver Spring - sold out
Hawkwind and Familiar Looking Strangers - Rock & Roll Hotel (Postponed from 10/12/13) CANCELLED
• History Repeated, El Quatro, and Monsters From the Surf - IOTA Club & Café
• I Against Eye, You're Right?, Encasing Embrace, and Infamy - Casa Fiesta [4910 Wisconsin Ave NW, WDC]
• Integriti Reeves EP Release - Bohemian Caverns [2001 11th Street, WDC] (Washington Women in Jazz Festival Opening Night)
• Jah Works and The Band Called Future - Jammin' Java (1 PM Show - Team Doug and Melissa Benefit)
• Katita & the Fajitas - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• Krieg, Sacristy, Pact, Murrum, Horde of the Exlipse, Inverted Trifixion, and Dispellment - Schizophrenia Hall [5607 Sargent Road Hyattsville, MD] (Metal Conquest II Black Metal Ritual)
• Larry Keel Experience, By & By, and Letitia Van Sant & the Bonafides - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC] (the 5th Annual Kingman Island Bluegrass & Folk Festival Kickoff)
• Lloyd Dobler Effect - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Mac McAnally - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Rescheduled from 3/6/14)
• Middle Class Rut, Brick & Mortar, Dinosaur Pile-Up, and Yesterday's War - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Minimus the Poet, Super City, and Blind Man Leading - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Musical highlights from Elixier of Love - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• the Natioanl Theatre of Iceland: Harmsaga - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
• National Symphony Orchestra (Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, conductor) with Daniil Trifonov (piano) and Kelley O'Connor (mezzo-soprano): Debussy's Nocturnes No. 1 & 2, Rachmaninoff's Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Falla's El Amor Brujo (Love, the Magician), and Respighi's Pini di Roma (Pines of Rome) - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• New Ting Ting Loft, Cherubim, the Anthony Pirog Sextet, and Geodes - Pyramid Atlantic Arts Center [8230 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD]
• Omari Hardwick + DJ Quicksilva, hosted by King Flexxa - Howard Theatre (Late show - 11 PM)
• Outreach (reunion show), Others May Fall, When Embers Ignite, Chasing Verity, and Shelby Blondell - Baltimore SoundStage
• Penguin Prison and Cassain - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Photo Radio - Bossa (Upstairs)
• Rain (A Tribute to the Beatles) - Warner Theatre (Two shows - 3 PM & 8 PM)
• Raul Morel y Tumbao - Bossa (Downstairs)
• the Screws, Teamster, Source of Relapse, Throwback, and Dead End Lane - Velvet Lounge
• SNRG presents [FEEL] in the blank - Jammin' Java (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Southside Johnny & the Poor Fools - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Speakers of the House - Bayou [2519 Pennsylvania Ave NW, WDC]
• the Stents, GTVs, and Jake Starr & the Delicious Fullness - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Teitur (full band) and Grace & Tony - Jammin' Java (Early show - 7 PM)
• Tough Day Tubing - Red Room at Normal's Books & Records [425 E. 31st St, Baltimore, MD]
• Tunnel, Throwing Wrenches, Bachs of Rock, Static, and 3 Easy Payments - Empire (formerly Jaxx) (Matinee Localpalooza - 2 PM)
• Vulgar, Abdu Ali, Big Christ, and Quitter - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• When Irish Eyes are SMYALing with Team Peaches DC and Sierra Braxton - U St Music Hall (3 PM Afternoon Show)
• Y Wonder & the Wonder Whys (Live video shoot & performance) and JJ Damage & the Bandits - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
Yacht Rock Revue - the Hamilton POSTPONED TO 6/12/14


Sunday, 16 March 2014 [link to this day]

• >>>> >>>> (Special Guests) - U St Music Hall
• 4 Generations of Miles: Jimmy Cobb, Mike Stern, Sonny Fortune, & Buster Williams - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Baby Loves Disco - Rock & Roll Hotel (11 AM Show)
• Blue Moon Big Band - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Braceface, Feeny, and Rooney's Shoe - Casa Fiesta [4910 Wisconsin Ave NW, WDC]
Breadcrumb Trail: A Slint Documentary followed by a Q&A with director Lance Bangs - Black Cat (Backstage)
• the Chieftans - George Mason University Center for the Arts [4373 Mason Pond Dr, Fairfax, VA]
• Cornmeal and Driftwood - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• David Crosby - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• David Wilcox - Jammin' Java (Two shows - 5 PM & 7:30 PM)
• DMV Honors presents the Icon Award to the legendary Steven T. Herrion with Biz Markie, Junkyard Band, and more - Howard Theatre
• Dwele and Raw Beauty - Birchmere
• Ellie Goulding - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC] - sold out
• Escolania de Monterrat (Spanish boys' choir) - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)
• Estates, Boy Parts, Gloria Adios, Leland Palmer, and Myrrh Myrrh - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Finley Martin, the Lost Civilizations experimental music project, and Utenzil - Black Squirrel [2427 18th St NW, WDC]
• the Fire Tonight and Lies About Butter - Galaxy Hut
• Flo Anito and Keegan McInroe - IOTA Club & Café
• Howard Gospel Brunch featuring the Harlem Gospel Choir - Howard Theatre (1 PM Show)
• Jen Chapin Trio Angelica Sanchez Duet - Bohemian Caverns [2001 11th Street, WDC] (Washington Women in Jazz Festival)
• Joy On Fire, the Mondawmen, Pumphrey/Dieker/von Marko Trio, and Hoes Heights - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore) (A Night of Three Trios)
• Larry Braggs & the Sideguys - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Marissa Nadler, Terence Hannum (Locrian), and Sterling Brothers - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Matthew Zalkind, cello - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• the Mostly Dead, the Creep Crusades, B.S.R. (Basic Skills Review), and ISH - DC9
• the Natioanl Theatre of Iceland: Harmsaga - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater - 2 PM)
• National Festival Chorus 2014 (guest conductor Z. Randall Stroope) - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Scythian, 40 Thieves, and Brian Fitzy - Fillmore Silver Spring (ShamROCK the Block)
Songs and Seeds honoring Pete Seeger, hosted by Brandon Weatherbee and featuring performances by Jonny Grave, Ballad've, Michael Yugo, Patrick Hawkins, Magpie, and more - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Sons of the Radio, Fight the Quiet, Silhouette Cities, and Matt Tarka - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Tony Martucci with Amy Shook present Women in Jazz - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Unto Thee, A Hearts Dead Memory, the Hero Disease, War Before a Wedding, Always To Never, Show Some Pride, and Year's End - Empire (formerly Jaxx) (Local Sounds Sampler Release Show)
Washington Women in Jazz Festival: Jessica Boykin-Settles presents Shirley Horn: her life and music - Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum [1901 Fort Place SE, WDC] (2 PM Show)
• White Ford Bronco and Free Lobster Buffet - Rock & Roll Hotel (the Jim McCourt Memorial Concert - benefit for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society)


Monday, 17 March 2014 [link to this day]

• 98 Rock's "Noise in the Basement" Live - Sanhedron, Victims of Experience, Sin4Sin, the Amaretto Meltdowns - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Anthony Pirog and Charlie Rauh - Galaxy Hut
• Bachelor Boys - IOTA Club & Café
• Carol Morgan with the Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra - Bohemian Caverns [2001 11th Street, WDC] (Washington Women in Jazz Festival)
• Colie Williams - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Greg Nigel & Jill Warren - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• the Homespun Ceilidh Band - Jammin' Java (Saint Patrick's Day Local Scene)
• Kiko Veneno - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
the Nearly Deads and It Lives It Breathes - Empire (formerly Jaxx) CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
• Swamp Poodle, Lynn Hollyfield, Hardcore Whalers, and comedian Robert Loving - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC] (Alchemical Records St Patrick's Madness)
• Swearin', Title Tracks, and Beach Week - Black Cat (Backstage)
• System F*cker, Aspects of War, Neutron Rats, Dopecopper, the Stasi, and Lotus F*cker - Barclay House [Baltimore, MD]
• Zan McLeod & Friends - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]


Tuesday, 18 March 2014 [link to this day]

• Arborea, Marian McLaughlin, and Early Universe - 5th Dimension, H& H Building [405 W. Franklin St, 5th Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Beans On Toast, Brendan Metz, and Matty Rockville - Jammin' Java
• the Body, Oak, and Sexgender - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Brandee Younger (harpist) - the Hill Center [921 Pennsylvania Ave SE, WDC] (Washington Women in Jazz Festival)
• Cheick Hamala's Griot Street - Bossa
• Cirque du Soleil: Michael Jackson The Immortal Tour - 1st Mariner Arena (Baltimore)
• Don Williams and Colm Kirwan - Birchmere
• the Doozies and Flower Girl - Comet Ping Pong
• Greys and the Fordists - DC9
• the Internet (Matt Martians and Syd "The Kyd" of Odd Future) - 6th & I
• Jack Wright / Andrew Drury / Patrick Crossland, Layne Garrett Saxophone Ensemble, Double Date, and Sarah Hughes Group - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]
• Kennedy Center's Office of VSA and Accessibility - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Lee DeWyze (of American Idol season 9) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Los Angeles Philharmonic (Gustavo Dudamel, music director): Corigliano's Symphony No. 1 and Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 5 - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Matthew Sheppard, Sol Roots, and ilyAIMY - Old Town Theater [815 1/2 King Street, Alexandria, VA]
• Our Mood Swings - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Out of Your Head - Improvised and Experimental Music Collective - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• the Refreshed Band, Just Us Just Listen, and S.A.V. - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Sabina Sciubba of Brazilian Girls - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Tomatito Sextet - Lisner Auditorium
• Tuesdays with Marty Nau - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Van Meter - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]


Wednesday, 19 March 2014 [link to this day]

• Akua Allrich the Mycah Chevalier Experience - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Arborea, Marian McLaughlin, and Janel & Anthony Pirog - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC]
• Asking Alexandria (Break Down the Walls tour), August Burns Red, We Came as Romans, Born of Osiris, and Crown the Empire - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Breathe Carolina, Jonny Craig (Dance Gavin Dance), Ghost Town, and Divided By Friday - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Chris Lombardi, Kentucky Jim Faris, and Alex Parez - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Cirque du Soleil: Michael Jackson The Immortal Tour - 1st Mariner Arena (Baltimore)
• Dirty Bourbon River Show and the Judy Chops - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Estrella Morente, flamenco singer - Strathmore (Music Center)
• From Indian Lakes, The American Scene, Naïve Thieves, and Pendrifter - Jammin' Java
• High Waisted and Fire & the Wheel - Comet Ping Pong
• Imarhan Timbuktu (Tuareg music from Mali) - Bossa
• In Gratitude (Earth, Wind, & Fire Tribute) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the Marshall Tucker Band - Birchmere
• Mary Halvorson, Allison Miller, Sarah Hughes, Jaimie Branch, Karine Chapdelaine, and Amy K. Bormet - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC] (Washington Women in Jazz Festival)
• Max Light Trio - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Moombahton Massive XXXV: Nadastrom, Sabo, Branko (Buraka Som Sistema/Enchufada) - U St Music Hall
• Music in our Schools Month: Loudoun Youth Guitars & Frost Middle School Symphonic Orchestra - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• the Neighbourhood, Kitten, and Born Casual - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore) - sold out
• Nothing, Holy Tongues, and Crimson Wave - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Osage, the Anatomy of Frank, and Dead Professional - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Patrick Cooper & Phillip "Doc" Martin - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Queens - Maimouna Youssef, Tamika Love Jones, and Violet Marley - Anacostia Arts Center [1231 Good Hope Rd SE, WDC] (LIVE Wednesdays)
• the Ripples, Chief Joseph, and Spaced Out - Velvet Lounge
• Roomrunner, Dope Body, and Greys - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Royal Southern Brotherhood featuring Devon Allman, Cyril Neville, & Mike Zito - with A.J. Croce - the Hamilton
• Saliva - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• the Scotch Bonnets, F, Battery Electric, and Hot Blood - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• the Sea Life, Masha, Foe Destroyer, and ATR777 - Hierarchy [1841 Columbia Rd NW, WDC]
• SharkMuffin, Doozies, Flower Girl, and Paul Newman & the Ride Home - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• the Stick Mob - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• Typhoon, Lady Lamb the Beekeeper, and Wild Ones - 9:30 Club
Washington Women in Jazz Festival: Mary Halvorson and Allison Miller - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC] MOVED TO UNION ARTS
• A Winged Victory for the Sullen and the American Contemporary Music Ensemble - 6th & I
• Young Blood Revisited featuring Christian Benefiel & Ellen Durkan - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)


Thursday, 20 March 2014 [link to this day]

• Absolutely, Eyelet, the Noras, Threads, and the Heads are Zeros - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• the Anthony Pirog Trio featuring Nathan Krawaller (acoustic bass) and Larry Ferguson (drums) - IOTA Club & Café
• Arsonistic, the Stoges, Skydivers, Riviera, Shoddy Gazoddy, Hangdog, and Dupe - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Bob Schneider & Hayes Carll - Birchmere
• the Book of Morrin & Special Guest - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Cashmere Cat and Trippy Turtle - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Copperlilly & Robby Hecht with Anthony da Costa - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Cut Copy - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC]
• the Darcys, NO, and Reuben & the Dark - DC9
• Destruction, Krisiun, and Widow - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• End Crimes, Thee Lolitas, and DJs Baby Alcatraz, Mad Squirrel, & Collin - Black Cat (Backstage - a benefit for the Travis Jackson Memorial Fund - Rescheduled from 2/13/14)
• Felix Cartal - Lima Lounge [1401 K St NW, WDC]
• Ghost Hotel, Heavy Lights, and East Ghost - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Go Go Gadjet - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Jazz Band Masterclass Bands with Jeff Antoniuk - Twins Jazz (7 PM Only)
• Kevin Eubanks - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Leigh Pilzer / Jen Krupa play the music of Melba Liston - American Art Museum [Eighth and F Streets NW, WDC] (Washington Women in Jazz Festival)
• Luke James, 3PM, and the Tones - Mellow Mushroom [2436 18th St NW, WDC] (Presented by Indie Adams Morgan)
• Mark Newton & Steve Thomas and East of Monroe - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Matt Schofield - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Meklit - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Mindless Self Indulgence - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• National Symphony Orchestra (Christoph Eschenbach, conductor) with Iréne Theorin (soprano), John Relyea (bass-baritone): Celebrating R. Strauss at 150 with Don Juan, Elektra (Recognition Scene), and Salome ("Dance of the Seven Veils" and Final Scene) - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Obliteration, Northless, Ilsa, Cemetery Piss, and Putrisect - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Omaha Diner: Charlie Hunter, Skerik, Bobby Previte, & Steven Bernstein - Jammin' Java
• Painted on Water, Sertab Erener, and Demir Demirkan - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
• Rac, Prides, and Speak - 9:30 Club (Late show - 10 PM)
• Rimi Natsukawa - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Rita Rudner - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots and Skypunch - Velvet Lounge
• Sam Smith - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM) - sold out
• Secret Boyfriend, Lack, Olivia Neutron-John, Rosemary Arp, and Doom Asylum - Ruth's Pie House [GA + Buchanan St NW, WDC] (Presented by Select DC)
• South Rail - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Stereo Riots, My Darling Fury, Curtis Lexx & the Resistance, and As If Trio - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Switchfoot and the Royal Concept - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Thumbscrew: Mary Halvorson (guitar), Michael Formanek (bass), Tomas Fujiwara (drums) - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore) (Presented by Creative Differences)
• Tom Principato Band - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Walter Egan - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC] (In the Vinyl Lounge)


Friday, 21 March 2014 [link to this day]

• 19th Street Band - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Alfredo Mojica Group - Bossa
• Ava Luna, Laughing Man, and Krill - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC]
• Big Something and B-Side Shuffle - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Burnt Ones, Blackwolf Beach, Raw McCartney, and Golden Gurls - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Charmaine Michelle Quartet - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Children of Bodom, Death Angel, and Tyr - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Cirque du Soleil: Michael Jackson The Immortal Tour - Patriot Center
• the Colourist, Night Terrors of 1927, and the Wind & the Wave - U St Music Hall (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. and Chad Valley - 9:30 Club
• Deep Fried Disco with Man & Woman and special guest Rollergirl - Backbar [815 V St NW, WDC]
• Drgn King, Ezra Mae & the Gypsy Moon, Greater Effects, and Lines & lies - the Lab [1819 Crestwood Drive, Alexandria, VA]
• Eddie Money and Todd Wright - the Hamilton
• Femi the Drifish, Sketch tha Cataclysm, Rabbi Darkside, Adam Selene - Gallery 788 [3602 Hickory Ave, Baltimore, MD] (Rap Cats! Benefit for Charm City Animal Rescue)
• Gangstagrass, the Walkaways, and Wes Tucker & the Skillets - Artisphere (Ballroom)
• Get the Led Out (the American Led Zeppelin tribute) - Howard Theatre (Early show - 7:30 PM)
• Girlfriend in a Coma (Smiths/Morrissey tribute) and I'm the Man (Joe Jackson tribute) - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• the Grouch & Eligh, Eliot Lipp, Pigeon John, and DJ Fresh - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Hagspawn, .IT., Weed Warlock, Louder Than Quiet, Sirena - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC] (Presented by ACG Bands + Shows)
• the Higher Class, Kami, Martina Lynch, Yung Hitters, and Faro - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore) (Nu Fusion: Hip Hop Edition)
Himalaya Song film with live music - Artisphere (Dome Theatre)
• Jake Bugg - Sound Garden [1616 Thames St, Baltimore, MD] (7 PM In-Store Performance)
• Jim Snideroo - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Jonny Grave & the Tombstones - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Jumpin Jupiter and Six String Drag (reunion) - IOTA Club & Café
• Kathleen Madigan - Birchmere
• Kevin Eubanks - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Koji, Have Mercy, Centerfield, Class Pictures, and WaterMeDown - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore) (CCAS Benefit Show)
• La Femme - La Maison Francaise / Embassy of France [4101 Reservoir Rd NW, WDC]
• Magda, DJ Tennis, and Beautiful Swimmers - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Marsha Ambrosius, Jay Hayden, and Gogo Morrow - Baltimore SoundStage - sold out
• the Michelle Raymond Band - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• National Symphony Orchestra (Christoph Eschenbach, conductor) with Iréne Theorin (soprano), John Relyea (bass-baritone): Celebrating R. Strauss at 150 with Don Juan, Elektra (Recognition Scene), and Salome ("Dance of the Seven Veils" and Final Scene) - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Nocoda: Led Zeppelin tribute - Mahalo Cove [46300 McClellan Way, Sterling, VA]
• NSO Prelude - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Occult 45, Pigeon Down, and Wild Love - Cellar Door [Annandale, VA]
• Orange Horse (final show), Rezin, Lushfarm, Jack Starr Band, Gezus Kake, and Goodbye New Plans - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Pat Metheny Unity Group with Chris Potter, Antonio Sanchez, Ben Williams, & Giulio Carmassi - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Pearl & the Beard - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• the Pizza Underground (ft. Macauley Culkin) and Toby Goodshank - Black Cat (Mainstage) - sold out
• Radiation Puppy, the Silverites, Braddock Station Garrison, and Emily Henry - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Raindeer, Attic Ted, Kevin Sherry with Blizz Richards, and the Boo Boos - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Shannon Gunn & the Bullettes - Westminster Presbyterian Church [400 I St. SW, WDC] (Washington Women in Jazz Festival)
• Shearwater, Death Vessel, and Jesca Hoop - Rock & Roll Hotel
• the Southern Belles - Bayou [2519 Pennsylvania Ave NW, WDC]
• Southern Soul Tribute featuring Julia Nixon, Daryl Davis, King Soul, Tom Principato, & more - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Stone Kawala - Strathmore (Mansion)
• White Ford Bronco - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Yonatan Gat (ex-Monotonix), Cigarette, and Janel & Anthony - Comet Ping Pong
Young Thug - Howard Theatre (Late show - 11 PM) POSTPONED to 5/2/14


Saturday, 22 March 2014 [link to this day]

• Aer (Word of Mouth Tour) and RDGLDGRN - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Alchemy Acoustic Afternoons featuring No Explanations (CD Release Show), Emily Henry - Empire (formerly Jaxx) (12 PM Noon Show)
• Alex Vans & the Hideaway and the Beanstalk Library - IOTA Club & Café
• Alexandria Harmonizers Aca Challenge Competition: the Chromatics, the Noctonals, Capital Blend, the GW Vibes, UWM Symfonics, and Word of Mouth - Lincoln Theatre
• the Beirds - Bayou [2519 Pennsylvania Ave NW, WDC]
• Betsy & the Bicycles, Exit Vehicles, and Company Calls - Velvet Lounge
• Big Something and Knlly Moles - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]
• Blacksmithtomahawk, American Pinup, Condition Oakland, and American Television - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Bliss with Dusky, Midland, Will Eastman - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Bobby Caldwell is "Perfectly Frank" (Big Band Hits of Sinatra & Beyond) - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• BSO: Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Burning Hydrangea, Poprocks & Coke, Night Kitchen, Throw Me a Rope, and Luna Trip - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC] (Rock Action Benefit Concert for the Marguerite McGlinn Foundation)
• Casting Crowns, Laura Story, and For King & Country - 1st Mariner Arena (Baltimore)
• Cirque du Soleil: Michael Jackson The Immortal Tour - Patriot Center
• the Dean Ween Group, Satellite Hearts, and the Piltdown Men - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Drive-By Truckers and Blitzen Trapper - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Dum Dum Girls and Blouse - Black Cat (Mainstage) - sold out
• Ed Schrader's Music Beat, Ava Luna, and Krill - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Eri Yamamoto Trio - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• the Excision Tour - Mega DC featuring Excision with Dirtyphonics & Ill.Gates - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC]
• Harris Face - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Hellbear, Gradius, Permafrost, Narrow Grave, Occtist, and Cammo Shorts - the Lab [1819 Crestwood Drive, Alexandria, VA]
• How To Dress Well and Forest Swords - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• ilyAIMY, Humble Fire, and the Honest Mistakes - the GallAerie [1644 Newton St NW, WDC]
• Isabelle DeLeon Trio with Integriti Reeves (vocals) and Melissa Frakman (tap dancer) - Wesley United Methodist Church [5312 Connecticut Ave NW, WDC] (Washington Women in Jazz Festival)
• Jim Snideroo - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Kathleen Madigan - Birchmere
• Kevin Eubanks - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Legwarmers - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore) - sold out
• Loud Boyz, True Head, LURVE, and Dealbreaker - DC9
• Lydia, Hrvrd, and Golden Sun - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Mike Doughty (Question Jar Show) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
the Mongoloids, Pushing On, Agitator, High Water, Reality Check, Pure Disgust, and It - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore) CANCELLED
Moving The Earth Fest 2 Sixty Watt Shaman, Kingsnake, Wasted Theory, Black Manta, Supervoid, Asthma Castle, and Passage Between - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Mystic Inane, Gouge Away, Blockhead, and Crabapple (ex-Sourpatch) - Casa Fiesta [4910 Wisconsin Ave NW, WDC] (Moved from the Rocketship)
Mystic Inane, Gouge Away, Blockhead, and Crabapple (ex-Sourpatch) - the Rocketship [1223 Decatur St. NW, WDC] Now at Casa Fiesta
National ShamrockFest 2014: Dropkick Murphys, Black 47, Carbon Leaf, the Fighting Jamesons, Kilmaine Saints, Gaelic Mishap, Gobshites, Dublin 5, the Rockets, White Ford Bronco, Go GO Gadjet, Icewagon Flu, Redline Addiction, plus DJs Chris Styles, Dave Russell (Flipside), Freezie, Pat Premier, Neekola, Lil Fos', DJ Flow, 2NUTZ, Rene, Clinton Matthews, and Brad Piff - RFK Stadium Festival Grounds [2400 E. Capital Street, WDC]
• National Symphony Orchestra (Christoph Eschenbach, conductor) with Iréne Theorin (soprano), John Relyea (bass-baritone): Celebrating R. Strauss at 150 with Don Juan, Elektra (Recognition Scene), and Salome ("Dance of the Seven Veils" and Final Scene) - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• New Bums (Donovan Quinn+Ben Chasny), Palehound, and Klauss - Comet Ping Pong
• the Nighthawks and the Colin Thompson Band (feat. Ron Holloway) - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Noah Gunderson and Armon Jay - Jammin' Java - sold out
• Occult 45, Nailbiter, Sleep Disorder, Musket Hawk, and Enemy Insects - Dishaus [Waverly, Baltimore, MD]
• Other Colors, Small Sur, and Ghost Life - Church + Company Hampden [3647 Falls Rd, Baltimore, MD]
• Penguin Gentry, Sun Cycle, Hot Hymns, Heartless Romantics, Stone Driver, and Phoebe Lyng - Axum's Level X Lounge [1934 9th St. NW, WDC]
• Raul Morel y Tumbao - Bossa
• Safety Third, Lexi Peto, and the Daily Mail - IOTA Club & Café (3:30 PM show)
• San Fermin and Joy Classic - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Serendib Dance - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Sly 45 - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• Solids, the Matrimonials, Pachangatcha, and Small Apartments - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Stephen Simmons - Corner Store [900 South Carolina Ave SE, WDC]
• Sunny Ledfurd - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• SWV - Howard Theatre - sold out
• the Thiefs, Hounds of the Bordello, Caryn Sever, Black Oktagon (Debri Reunion), 21Birdstone, and Flo Anito - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Tinariwen and the Melodic - 6th & I
• Tribal Seeds, New Kingston, and Inna Vision - Baltimore SoundStage
• Visceral Disgorge, Dehumanized, the Merciless Concept, and Coffin Dust - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• We Butter the Bread with Butter, Lions Lions, Honour Crest, Silent on Fifth Street, Encasing Embrace, A Scent Like Wolves, and Sanctuaries - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• the Wheeler Brothers and Desert Noises - the Hamilton


Sunday, 23 March 2014 [link to this day]

• Adam Faucett & the Tall Grass - Black Cat (Backstage)
• American Musicfest Part I - Capital City Symphony - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Bass Nation DC featuring the Hospital Records Tour with Danny Byrd, Fred V & Grafix, S.P.Y., and Bassdread - U St Music Hall
• Battle to open the Emmure show (4/5/14) - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Betty Who, Zak Waters, and Cardiknox - Rock & Roll Hotel - sold out
• Boy & Bear and Dresses - Jammin' Java
• Close Your Eyes I'm Changing, Pony Cum Moon, Paul Joyner, Jeanne Hospod, and Olga Tsitlik - Clean Cuts Unisex [7918 Long Branch Parkway, Takoma Park, MD] (4 PM Afternoon Show)
• Close Your Eyes I'm Changing, Trucker Stanley's Night Dreams, Flesh Control, and Trio Trio - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]
• Dead Men's Hollow, Gold Top County Ramblers, and Drew Gibson - Jammin' Java (Bluegrass Matinee - 12:30 PM Show)
• Drive-By Truckers and Blitzen Trapper - 9:30 Club
• Eri Yamamoto Trio - Bohemian Caverns [2001 11th Street, WDC]
• Get A Tan and Golden Looks - Galaxy Hut
• Grass Is Green, Et Al, Two Inch Astronaut, and Gabbi Grill - Holy Underground [2021 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Holly Hunt (ex-Floor), Hollow Leg, Paranoid Minds, Javla, and Public Suicide - the Dougout [1498 Douglas St NE, WDC]
• Howard Gospel Brunch featuring the Harlem Gospel Choir - Howard Theatre (1 PM Show)
• Ian Rosenbaum, marimba - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• In the Valley Below and Old Victrola - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Jack Nicholson, Body Thief, and Myrrh Myrrh - Black Squirrel [2427 18th St NW, WDC]
• Juels Bland, Herb & Hanson, and Ross Farquar - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Kathleen Madigan - Birchmere
• Kevin Eubanks - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Kyle Eastwood - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Marsha Ambrosius (the Friends & Lovers Tour) - Howard Theatre
• MCYO: Dancing Through Life - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)
• Meursault and What Moon Things - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Molly Hagen, Ross Livermore, and Lauren Calve - IOTA Club & Café
Moving the Earth Fest 2: Foghound, Iron Man, Asthma Castle, Bastards of Reality, Fortress, Black Lung, and Northwoods - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
Outer Space, Radio People, and Wavehead - Zeba Bar [3423 14th St NW, WDC] (Presented by Select DC) CANCELLED
• Outputmessage: live and The Infinite Void listening party and Outputmessage - Velvet Lounge
• Res, Tamika Love Jones, and Danni Cassette - Takoma Station Tavern [6914 4th St NW, WDC]
• Revolutionary Snake Ensemble - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Sevyn Streeter and Chris Blvns - Baltimore SoundStage
• ShowPony, Lilac Daze, Pendrifter, Empty Vessels, and Black Girls - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA]
• Sinclair, Drgn King, and Mostly Only - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Todd Rundgren - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) - sold out
• Tony Denikos and the Kings of Crownsville's Steve Johnson - Roots Cafe Singer-Songwriter Series - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Tony Martucci with Amy Shook present Women in Jazz - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Vertical Scratchers and Boogarins - DC9
• Wheeler Brothers and Desert Noises - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (All-Ages Matinee)


Monday, 24 March 2014 [link to this day]

• 2 Chainz and August Alsina - 9:30 Club - sold out
• 98 Rock's "Noise in the Basement" Live - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Action Bronson - Baltimore SoundStage
• Axxa/Abraxas - Galaxy Hut
• Classixx (live) and Tourist - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Colin Stetson - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Jake Shimabukuro - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
Japanther, Tiny Moving Parts, Ghost Hotel, and Human Host - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD] CANCELLED
• Kaori Kobayashi (sax/flute/jazz fusion) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Matthew Mayfield - Jammin' Java
• Nacosta, Thieves & Gypsies, Blood Horses, Et Al, and Echo Hey Hello - E.M.P. Collective [307 W Baltimore St, Baltimore, MD]
• Outer Space, Radio People, Twig Harper, Myconids, and DJ Surprise Part 2 - Dank Bank [Baltimore, MD]
• Peabody Jazz Students: Kevin Clark (guitar), Joel Nygren (organ), Jonathan Baez (drums) - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
Rhythm6 - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD) NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Sirsy and Flat Top - IOTA Club & Café
• Tiny Moving Parts, Human Host, and Threads - the Void [511 Lee Place, Frederick, MD]
• Warpaint and Cate Le Bon - Black Cat (Mainstage) - sold out


Tuesday, 25 March 2014 [link to this day]

• the 9 Songwriters Series: Justin Trawick, Paul Pfau, Cynthia Marie, Stephen Coffee, Annie Sidley, Amanda Lee, Jason Masi, Flo Anito, Aaron Tinjum - IOTA Club & Café
• Bennett and Brendan Metz - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Cheick Hamala's Griot Street and Karikatura - Bossa
• Crystal Bowersox (of American Idol Season 9) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• David Crosby - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• the Devil Wears Prada, the Ghost Inside, I Killed the Prom Queen, and Dangerkids - Baltimore SoundStage
• Fake Occent and JindaLee - Black Squirrel [2427 18th St NW, WDC]
• Gurf Morlix - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• the Hex Bombs - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
Hip-Hop in the Pocket featuring Rhome Anderson (DJ Stylus) and the Pure Perfection Band - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival)
• Jeff Carey, Greg Gorlen, Painted Faces, Hey Exit, Safe Fast & Effective, and Weed Tree - MIGBar/Dr Clock's Nowhere Bar [2226 18th St NW, WC]
• Joe Mande (#Bitchface mini world tour) - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Linda Oh Quartet - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Michael Menert and Fort Knox Five (DJ Set) - U St Music Hall
• Miss Jessica Jeremy Spencer (slide guitar) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Somos, Centerfield, the Obsessives, and Beds - the Lab [1819 Crestwood Drive, Alexandria, VA]
• Tacocat, Troll Tax, Baby Bry Bry, and Morgan Spaner - Velvet Lounge
• Terraplane Sun, Flagship, and Little Daylight - 6th & I (Three of Clubs Tour)
• Tony Lucca, Honor By August, Matt Duke, and Todd Carey - Jammin' Java (Off the Record Tour)
• Tops and Calvin Love - DC9
• Tuesdays with Marty Nau - Twins Jazz (Two shows)


Wednesday, 26 March 2014 [link to this day]

• Abigail Palmer, Byron Washington, Zach Parkman, Joe pollock, and Angela Pine - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Brad Kolodner, old time banjo (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Brit Floyd - Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric [140 W Mt Royal Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Broadside, Old Again, and Wharves - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Chippendales: Oh What A Night Tour - Baltimore SoundStage
• Christopher Linman Jazz Ensemble - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Crystal Bowersox (from American Idol) - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Danni Cassette, Trenton Cokley, and Naimah - Mellow Mushroom [2436 18th St NW, WDC]
• Dirt City and D. Watusi - Comet Ping Pong
• Eli Perry, David Bavas, and Andres Gallego - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Elijah Balbed & the East Coast Collective - Anacostia Arts Center [1231 Good Hope Rd SE, WDC] (LIVE Wednesdays)
• Flo Anito - Sydney Harman Hall [610 F St NW, WDC] (Show at noon)
• Garnet Rogers and Archie Fisher - Jammin' Java
• Gui Boratto, Elekfantz, and Chris Nitti - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• the Hummingbyrds - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• INVSN (featuring Dennis Lyxzen from Refused & the International Noise Conspiracy), Color Film, and Technophobia - DC9
• Leo & Cygnus - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Linda Oh "Initial Here" Quartet - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Linda Oh Quartet - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Lisabi (from Brazil), Blacksmithtomahawk, Booze Riot, and Your Cousin Marvin - Casa Fiesta [4910 Wisconsin Ave NW, WDC]
• the Mellish, Startisan, and Matt Silkworth - Velvet Lounge
• Nicole Atkins and Arc Iris - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Sarah Vaughan - a tribute to "The Divine One" featuring Indigo Love & the Renaissance Trio featuring Nasar Abadey, Allyn Johnson, & James King - Howard Theatre
• Scooby-Doo live! Musical Mysteries - Warner Theatre
• Sick Fix, Permanent Ruin, and Citadel (members of Ilsa, Tradition Dies Here, Hot Mess) - the Rocketship [1223 Decatur St. NW, WDC]
• Split this Rock Poetry Festival: Poems of Provocation & Witness 2014 - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival)
• Steve Hackett (Genesis Revisited 2014 World Tour) - Lincoln Theatre
• Tacocat, Wet Brain, Dungeon Kids, and Goblin Mold - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• We the Kings, This Century, and Crash the Party - 9:30 Club
• Zuleika - the Chocolate Bag - Twins Jazz (Two shows)


Thursday, 27 March 2014 [link to this day]

• Aborted, Pyrexia, and Hydra Kyll - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Aim Your Arrows, Katie's Got Guts!, In Your Memory, Louder Than Quiet, Urban Abyss, and Sarmust - Firestation 1 [8131 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD]
• And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead, Le Femme, and Midnight Masses - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Ars Phoenix (vinyl release), Sofia Reta, Stars & the Sea, Cavale, and the Drowning Season - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Before You Exit, Plug In Stereo, and Macy Kate - Jammin' Java
• Bencoolen, Rob Stokes Band, and Clay Morton - Mellow Mushroom [2436 18th St NW, WDC]
Blame Canada (Rush tribute), Selling Fairfax by the Pound (Genesis tribute), and Fooled Again (the Who tribute) - Empire (formerly Jaxx) (Tribute Band Night) CANCELLED
• Brian Culbertson - Birchmere
• BSO: Stayin' Alive - One Night of the Beegees - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Chippendales - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Frank Hurd Band, Dan Fisk, and Nick Young - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Greater U Street Jazz Collective - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Jesse Dee - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
John Newman and Jetta - 9:30 Club CANCELLED
• Josephine Oliva, Dreamcatcher, Dead Bugs, and Mash'allah - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• King Parrot, Vattnet Viskar, Vaporizer, Universal Remonster, and Ampallang Infection - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Little Big League, Close Talker, and Dagos - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA]
Mobb Deep - Howard Theatre RESCHEDULED TO 5/23/14
• Natalie York Band (CD Release Show) and Bells & Hunters - IOTA Club & Café
• Neck Deep, Knuckle Puck, Light Years, Distances, and Highest Honor - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Nick Moss (Album Release Tour) - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Nikki & the Weeps - Evening Star Cafe [2000 Mount Vernon Ave, Alexandria, VA]
• Nomadic Wax: Native Sun - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival)
• the Ocean, Scale the Summit, the Atlas Moth, and Silver Snakes - DC9
• Okkervil River and Hundred Visions - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Rüfüs Du Sol and Jackson Ryland - U St Music Hall
• Radiator Hospital, Highway Cross, and Crumms - Smash! Records [2314 18th St NW, WDC]
• the Railers - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Red Molly - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Roots Revolution Tour with Dex Romweber Duo - the Hamilton
• Rise - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Só Brasil - Pre-Carnival party with Cissa Paz - Bossa
• Stanley Jordan - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Stomp Status, 50 Man Machine, and Big Green Cherry - Velvet Lounge
• TMOTTGoGo Honors of Funky Ned, Ju-Ju, Dfloyd, Sweet Cherie, Thomas Sayers Ellis, & Jason Lewis - Howard Theatre
• Will Downing - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Yip Deceiver - Black Cat (Backstage)


Friday, 28 March 2014 [link to this day]

• Alfredo Mojica Group - Bossa
• Alsarah & the Nubatones (Sudanese Nubian Soul) with DJ Underdog - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
• Arlen Roth & the Cordobas featuring Lexie Roth with opener Cathy Ponton King - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Ars Phoenix (vinyl release), Lenorable, Silo Halo, Semita Serpens, and DJ Jake from Screen Vinyl Image - Velvet Lounge
• the Ataris (So Long, Astoria Reunion Tour 2014) - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Atif Aslam - DAR Constitution Hall
• Brentano Quartet (all Beethoven) - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Brian Culburtson - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 6:30 PM & 9:30 PM) - sold out
• Buildings, Other Colors, Big Hush, Howling Void, and DJ Sets by Richard Francisco Howard & Collin Crowe - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC]
• the Bullbuckers - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• Cabinet and the Brummy Brothers - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Chrissy Vasquez, Hi$to, Jungle Pussy, and Abdu Ali - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Close To Home, Famous Last words, Phinehas, Climates, Guns Out at Sundown, and A Truth in Red - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Daley and Travis McClung - 9:30 Club (Late show - 10 PM 8 PM Doors)
• Del Oro, Poor Boy, Mowri, and Joy! (members of Toy Store Riot, the Occupants, and The Good Fight) - the Lab [1819 Crestwood Drive, Alexandria, VA] (Fest Too Benefit Show)
• Dudes, Blizzard Babies, and Brenda - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA]
• Faith in Jane, Serpent Witch, Aurelian, Hagspawn, and Weed Warlock - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore) (Presented by Black Rose Metal Heart)
• G-Eazy (These Things Happen Tour) - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Hellbear, Drugs of Faith, the Wayward (members of Multicult), and Enemy Insects - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• the Infamous Stringdusters - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Infinite Honey, Mink Hollow, the Caribbean, and Fulton Lights (solo) - Church + Company Hampden [3647 Falls Rd, Baltimore, MD]
• John K. Band - the Hamilton
• Josh Garrels - Jammin' Java (Two shows - 7 PM & 9:30 PM) - sold out
• Justin McRoberts and Tiffany Thompson - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Justin Trawick Trio - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Kerri Chandler - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
Kindred the Family Soul - Baltimore SoundStage Moved to 4/25/14
• Lily Tomlin - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Mashwork Orange - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Maz Jobrani - Warner Theatre
• Michael Tarbox - IOTA Club & Café
• Microkingdom, Soul Cannon, BAM, and Wind Horse - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Musae (jazz group) - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Netsky - Baltimore SoundStage
New Jack Swing Remix with Salt N Pepa - Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric [140 W Mt Royal Ave, Baltimore, MD] CANCELLED
• Nils Frahm with Douglas Dare - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Nomadic Wax: Dynamic Duo - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival)
• NSO Pops: Illmatic with Nas - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival)
• Passafire, Lullwater, and Dub Campaign - State Theatre
• Placeholder, Wish List, and Dungeon Kids - Flat Tuesdays [the Commons, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD] (WMBC Radio Station - Shorter Faster Louder)
• Q the Deer, the French Admirals, and Patrick Barkhuff - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Quatuor Ellipsos - Saxophone Series - La Maison Francaise / Embassy of France [4101 Reservoir Rd NW, WDC]
• Select DC Noise Night No. 3 with Unguent, Cube, Feralcope, Echolalia, Patrick Cain, Oracles - Ghion [2010 9th St. NW, WDC]
• Slow Jerks, Thee Lolitas, Quitter, and Dirty Ol Laz & Big Boy - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD] (Travis Jackson Memorial Fund Benefit)
• Somi - Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at University of Maryland [Stadium Drive at Route 193, College Park, MD]
• Stanley Jordan - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Suttle Thoughts and Glenn Wiser Band - Takoma Station Tavern [6914 4th St NW, WDC]
• Tattletale Saints & 10 String Symphony - Corner Store [900 South Carolina Ave SE, WDC]
• Tim Whalen Septet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Walter Beasley - Birchmere
• White Ford Bronco - Rock & Roll Hotel
• White Loafer - Bayou [2519 Pennsylvania Ave NW, WDC]
• the Woodshedders - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]


Saturday, 29 March 2014 [link to this day]

• the 19th Street Band - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• All the Best Kids, Humble Fire, the Stick Mob, and Girafftermath - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC] (DC Statehood Benefit Concert)
• Baby Loves Disco - Fillmore Silver Spring (11 AM Show)
• Bestial Evil, Putrisect, Crypter, Sokushinbutsu, and Elagabalus - Dishaus [Waverly, Baltimore, MD]
• Bring It On: the Musical - Strathmore (Music Center - Two Shows - 4 PM & 8 PM)
• Cheryl Wheeler & John Gorka - Birchmere
• the Day of the Beast, Vitality, and Death Penalty - the Lab [1819 Crestwood Drive, Alexandria, VA]
• Dead Heart Bloom, Tone, Cavallo, and Talk It - DC9
• Devils Walk As Saints, Since Antarctica, and Jason Hoese - Velvet Lounge
• Enemy Insects, JJ Damage & the Bandits, and Wage Slave Underground - Ottobar (Baltimore) (Coffin Cuties Magazine Issue #2 Release Party)
• Fairweather (record release show), Black Clouds, J. Robbins, and Highness - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• A Film In Color, Lilac Daze, Among Friends, and Boy Witch - the Void [511 Lee Place, Frederick, MD]
• the Green Boys, Locust Honey, and Chase Willett - the Fresh Prince [4528 4th St NW, WDC]
• the Highballers - Quarry House Tavern [8401 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring, MD]
• the Infamous Stringdusters and Fruition - 9:30 Club
• Jeff Carey, Comfort Link, Christopher Feltner, Guillermo Pizzaro, and Stephen Palke - Holy Underground [2021 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• the Jet Age (Jukebox Memoir record release show), the Caribbean, and Early American - Comet Ping Pong
• John K Band (featuring John Kadlecik of Further) - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Johnny Clegg - Lisner Auditorium
• Jon Batiste & Stay Human - Howard Theatre
• Jonathan Scales Fourchestra and Tribe Inc - Dlub 347 [347 N. Calvert St, Baltimore, MD]
• Kap Slap - Fillmore Silver Spring
Katita & the Fajitas - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC] NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Los Lonely Boys and Sons of Bill - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Luísa Maita - Artisphere (Dome Theatre)
• Mary Scholz with Sarah Ault - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Mike Weyrauch, the Charlie Bare Quartet, Flo Anito, and Little Ugly - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Movits! - IOTA Club & Café
• Mystic Inane, No One and the Somebodies, Wet Brain, and Hard Dads - Refuge House [Baltimore MD]
• NSO Pops: Illmatic with Nas - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival)
Over N Out, the Oddities, Threads, and Arkestry - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC] POSTPONED TO 4/12/14
• Pentatonix - DAR Constitution Hall - sold out
• the Piano Guys - Warner Theatre - sold out
• Psyco Killers (Talking Heads tribute) - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Rat Infested, Hero To Be, Zekiah, and Red Sword - Old Firestation #3 [3988 University Drive, Fairfax, VA]
• Raul Morel y Tumbao - Bossa
• Red Baraat's Festival of Colors with Mandeep Sethi and Falu - the Hamilton
• River City Extension, Paperhaus, and Sun Cycle - 6th & I (WRGW Spring Showcase)
• Roberto Pomili Tango Concert (album release party) - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Sapremia, Immaculate Deception, Universal Remonster, Virulence, Mountainwolf, and Mük - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Shokanti - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival)
• St. Paul & the Broken Bones and Good Graeff - Rock & Roll Hotel - sold out
• Stanley Jordan - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Stereocure with NativeEloquence and Poppy Patica - Mellow Mushroom [2436 18th St NW, WDC] (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Steve & Annie Sidley - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Stomp Status - Bayou [2519 Pennsylvania Ave NW, WDC]
• T. Mills, Mod Sun, and J Randy - Baltimore SoundStage
• Tauk, People's Blues of Richmond, and Deaf Scene - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• TesseracT, Wings Denied, Terrace, and Willowfoot - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Thee Lexington Arrows, Duffy's Cut, the Idle Gossip, and Thee Heavenly Blues - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Tiger and Woods with Poolside and Remote Ctrl - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Tim Whalen Septet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Tony Martucci Quintet - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Voodoo Farm, Feed the Meter, Get to Steppin', and Jonny Grave - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC]
• We Are the In Crowd, William Beckett, Sell It Off, State Champs, and Candy Hearts - Jammin' Java - sold out
• Weekends, Best Witches, Bbaatbifffs, and Crumms - the Dougout [1498 Douglas St NE, WDC]


Sunday, 30 March 2014 [link to this day]

• Abe Ovadia Organ Trio - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Alex de Grassi and Andrew York - Jammin' Java
• André Borbé - La Maison Francaise / Embassy of France [4101 Reservoir Rd NW, WDC] (3 PM Music Series for Kids)
• Bobby Bradford - Frode Gjerstad Quartet - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore) (Presented by Creative Differences - 4:30 PM)
• Bonerama & Sol Driven Train - the Hamilton
• Bumper Jacksons: album release and folk percussion show with Christylez Bacon, Steve Hickman, & Christine Galante - 6th & I
• Christopher Cross (band) - Birchmere
• Experience Hendrix: Billy Cox, Buddy Guy, Jonny Lang, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Bootsy Collins, Dweezil Zappa, Eric Johnson, Doyle Bramhall II, Chris Layton, Eric Gales, Ana Popovic, and Mato Nanji - Lincoln Theatre
• Ghost Division, Good Morning Tides, and Sound of Sincerity - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Grouplove, Ms Mr, and Smallpools - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Harness Flux and Nice Breeze - Galaxy Hut
• Heather Maloney - Corner Store [900 South Carolina Ave SE, WDC]
• Howard Gospel Brunch featuring the Harlem Gospel Choir - Howard Theatre (1 PM Show)
• IBIS Chamber Music Society: Piano Trios by Ives and Brahms - Rock Spring United Congregational Church [5010 Little Falls Rd, Arlington, VA] (4 PM Show)
• Israel Philharmonic (Gianandrea Noseda, conductor): Fauré's Pelléas et Mélisande suite, Ravel's Ma Mère l'Oye (Mother Goose) suite & Daphnis et Chloé, Suite No. 2, and Berlioz's Symphony Fantastique - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Janel Leppin's Mellow Diamond and Anthony Pirog (guitar) - IOTA Club & Café
• Jonathan Scales Fourchestra and Tribe Inc - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC]
• Keyboard Conversations with jeffrey Siegel: the Romantic Music of Chopin - George Mason University Center for the Arts [4373 Mason Pond Dr, Fairfax, VA]
• Leena Conquest - Bohemian Caverns [2001 11th Street, WDC]
• Los Lonely Boys and Sons of Bill - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
A Loss For Words, Veara, City Lights, Pvris, and the Moms - Empire (formerly Jaxx) (the Kids Can't Lose 5th Anniversary Tour) CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
• Mack Wilds - Howard Theatre
• Melo-X, Jasmine Solano, Mista Selecta, and Mane Squeeze - U St Music Hall
• Mobb Deep and Rae Shine - Baltimore SoundStage
• Multicult, Whores, Fight Amp, Roomrunner, Passage Between, and Baklavaa - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Nomadic Wax: Las Krudas (Cuba) / Keur Gui (Senegal) - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival)
• Peter Minkler (viola) & Jeremy Gill (piano) - Strathmore (Mansion - 3 PM)
• Philip Higham, cello - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Ralph Stanley & the Clinch Mountain Boys - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Sick of It All, Wisdom In Chains, Pure Disgust, Pain, and Never Submit - Café 611 [611 Market St, Frederick, MD]
• Sotê Brazilian Jazz with Rachel Sberro - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Stanley Jordan - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Static Scene, Fainting Spells, Timmy Sells His Soul, and A MARC Train Home - the Lab [1819 Crestwood Drive, Alexandria, VA]
• Trio Caliente - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Utenzil, Maze (Martin & Zook ensemble), Lost Civilizations experimental music project, and Puff Pieces - Black Squirrel [2427 18th St NW, WDC]


Monday, 31 March 2014 [link to this day]

• the 9 Songwriter Series - Justin Trawick, Ruut, David Glaser, Heather Lloyd, Jay Hurtt, Angela Charles, Brandon Hardesty, Tobias Russell, Charles Kavoossi - 49 West Coffeehouse [49 West Street, Annapolis, MD]
• 98 Rock's "Noise in the Basement" Live - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Berklee College of Music Mix Maestros - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival)
• the Caution Children, Whenskiesaregray, and Tigerscout - WMUC Radio, 3130 South Campus Dining Hall (Upstairs) [College Park, MD]
• Chihiro Yamanaka Trio - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Cosmonauts and Black Sea - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Dunbar Alumni Jazz Band - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Grouplove, Ms Mr, and Smallpools - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Jackson's Five Songwriter Series: Wes Tucker, Michael Mattice, Lauren Calve, Randy Thompson, Jackson (of the Weathervanes) - IOTA Club & Café (No Cover)
• Parker Quartet - Strathmore (Mansion)
• the Plums, Chester Hawkins, and Tag Cloud - Galaxy Hut
• Sly 45 - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Thick As Blood (farewell tour), Leaders, Face All Fears, and Conquer the Oceans - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Vicci Martinez Band (from the Voice) and Mutlu - Jammin' Java


Tuesday, 1 April 2014 [link to this day]

• Aisle of View and Cullen Wade - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Calmus Ensemble Leipzig - St. Paul's Episcopal Church [228 South Pitt St, Alexandria, VA}
• Childish Gambino - Fillmore Silver Spring - sold out
• Craig Gildner Trio Blue Sky 5 - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
Cultura Profectica - Howard Theatre RESCHEDULED TO 8/3/14
• Dream Theater - Lincoln Theatre
• Goldfish and Mr. Bonkerz - U St Music Hall
• Grouplove, Ms Mr, and Smallpools - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Hugh Masekela - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• KRS-One, K.O.V.E., Mana, and Moscato Rome - Howard Theatre
• Los Lonely Boys and David Kitchen - the Hamilton
• Martha Kato (piano) - the New School Night - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Miggs, Open Air Stereo, and Man On Earth - Jammin' Java
• the Nash Ensemble of London - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
• Nomadic Wax: Black Noise (South Africa) - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival)
• North of Nashville - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Out of Your Head - Improvised and Experimental Music Collective - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Pop Crimes, Arrabers, Street Parade, and Franco Difolco - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Ringworm, Death Before Dishonor, Relentless, and Piece Keeper - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Texas Hippie Coalition and Anti Mortem - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Wume, PC Worship, and Early Universe - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
Yonas and Pell - Empire (formerly Jaxx) CANCELLED


Wednesday, 2 April 2014 [link to this day]

• Abe Ovadia - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Anvil and Abigail Williams - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Bayside, Four Year Strong, Daylight, and Mixtapes - Baltimore SoundStage
• Case Conrad, Mittenfields, King of Prussia, and Girafftermath - Velvet Lounge
• Creative Ecosystem: I Am: DC Youth's Hip Hop Vision - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival)
• Erica Campbell (of Mary Mary) and Tasha Cobbs & Isaac Carree - Howard Theatre - sold out
• Flo Anito and Andres Gallego & the New Normals - Chief Ike's Mambo Room [1725 Columbia Road NW, WDC]
• Hero of the Hour, Over & Out, the Daily Grind, Cutsail, and Canker Blossom - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Hugh Masekela - Birchmere
• Johnny Stimson, Sturgill Simpson, and Pleasure Curses - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC] (Communion DC)
• the Lone Bellow - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Mama's Black Sheep, Chrsitine Havrilla, and Laura Tsaggaris - Jammin' Java (Sirens of Spring Tour)
• Mao Sone Quintet (trumpet) - Berklee School of Music Night) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Minguet Quartett: Haydn's Quartet No. 64 in D major, Op. 76; Wolfgang Rihm's String Quartet No. 11; Mendelssohn's Quartet in F minor, Op. 80 - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
• Ori Naftaly Band - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Pig Pen Theatre Club and the Springs Standards - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Protest the Hero, Battlecross, the Safety Fire, Intervals, and Night Verses - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Real Estate and Pure X - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Tweens, Expert Alerations, Quitter, and Et Al - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• UZ, Obeyah, and Keylow - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• W.C. Lindsay and Broken Gold - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Woodsman, Television Hill, Wing Dam, and Raindeer - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• the Wopbops - Anacostia Arts Center [1231 Good Hope Rd SE, WDC] (LIVE Wednesdays)
• Yellow Ostrich and Pattern Is Movement - DC9 (Rescheduled from 3/3/14)


Thursday, 3 April 2014 [link to this day]

• And What Army, La Unica, the Cruddy Crankerz, the Daily Grind, and the Relics - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Avi Avital - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Cheikh Ndoye & Friends - with Karen Briggs, Dan Leonard, & Arshak Sirunyan - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Cher Lloyd - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Chomp Chomp, Dangerous Minds, Trapartist, and Dullard Aardvark (Ramtin Arablouei of Drop Electric) - Velvet Lounge
• Creative Ecosystem: Liner Notes curated by B-FLY, with Paige Hernandez, Baye Harrell, Akua Allrich, and the Corner Store Jazz Trio - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival)
• Dave Hause (of The Loved Ones) and Northcote - DC9
• Eisley and Merriment - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Feedel Band (Ethio Jazz/Funk) - Bossa
• Great Caesar, Who Needs a Pulse, and Turtle Recall - IOTA Club & Café
• HeRobust, Buzz Trillington, Bassdread, Operation Dankstar, and Strike Stone - U St Music Hall
• Hi-Life Wedding, Glitterlust, Antherums, and Echo Hey Hello - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Jason Brown (full band) with Dave Farah - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Jumpcuts, King of Prussia, Case Conrad, Senechai & Family, and Wild Hunt - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Keb' Mo' - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Linda Eder - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Lizz King, N'y Qu'il, 20 000, Myles Manley, and Jeff Brunell - Holy Underground [2021 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Lushfarm, Broken Gold, Sal Bando, Seaside Caves, the Set Up, and Kyle Oppold - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• the Manhattan Transfer - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) - sold out
• Matuto - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Mishka (The Journey Tour) and Sarah Blacker - Jammin' Java
• the Psychedelic Furs - State Theatre
• Renaissance - Birchmere
• Skaters and Team Spirit - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Texas Hippie Coalition, Anti-Mortem, Silvertung, and Psykotic Melody - Baltimore SoundStage
• Thollem/Chase and Laughing Man - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]
• Trio Ode - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Turkuaz and Alan Evans' PlayOnBrother (featuring Alan Evans from Soulive) - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Ummet Ozcan - Ibiza [1222 First St NE, WDC] (Ascension)
• the VIPs - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)


Friday, 4 April 2014 [link to this day]

• the 9 Songwriter Series - Justin Trawick, Jae Jin, Cecelia Jeffrey, Heather Lloyd, Kevin de Souza, Jackie Stem, Nick Depuy, Louisa Hall - Hierarchy [1841 Columbia Rd NW, WDC]
• Alex from Tokyo - Malmaison [3401 K St NW, WDC] (La Maison Francaise DJ Series)
• Authority Zero, Donald Spence (Versus The World), and Idleminds - Jammin' Java (Late show - 10 PM)
• Awthentik CD Release: Popular Misconception - with Cane, Laelo HD, Hippie Life Krew, Fito Corleone, Tone P, Teem Coolin - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Baltimore Composers Forum - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• BandHouse Gigs' George Harrison Tribute featuring Naked Blue, Todd Wright, Margot MacDonald, Mike Clem, Nate Ihara, Cal Everett, Patty Reese, and more - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Big Ups, Wind Delay, and Lvl Up - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Cheikh Ndoye & Friends - with Karen Briggs, Dan Leonard, & Arshak Sirunyan - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Cher (Dressed to Kill Tour) and Pat Benatar & Neil Geraldo - Verizon Center
• Cigarette, Margy Pepper, and Olivia Neutron John - Paper Sun [Monroe between 11th & 13th, WDC]
• Closet Runway - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Combichrist, William Control, New Years Day, and DJ Shade - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Crowded Streets (Dave Matthews Band Tribute), Blame Canada (Rush tribute), and the Knolly Moles - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Dean Wareham (of Galaxie 500 accompanied by Britta Phillips of Luna) and the Vacant Lots - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Derek Evry, Dr. Robinson's Fiasco, and Short Lives - Epicure Café [11104 Lee Highway, Fairfax, VA]
• Diane Marino Quartet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• El Gran Combo - Howard Theatre (Early show - 8 PM)
• Elikeh, Alma Tropicalia, and Backbeat Underground - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Galvanize, Go Cozy, Toxic Moxie, and DJs Machette and Dana J - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC] (The Activist Dance Party)
• Gina DeSimone & the Moaners - Corner Store [900 South Carolina Ave SE, WDC]
• Hi-Life Wedding, Glitterlust, Radio Feedbak, Joe Rathborne & the Mercy Alliance, and EM Spencer - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Humming House - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• John Németh and the Bo-Keys featuring Percy Wiggins - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Jonzi D - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival)
• Kara & Matty D - Open Road Grill & Icehouse [8100 Lee Hwy #100, Falls Church, VA]
• Kraftwerk - 9:30 Club (Two shows - 6 PM & 10 PM) - sold out
• the Legwarmers - State Theatre
• the Manhattan Transfer: the Living Room Sessions - Birchmere
• Mano Le Tough and Lomez - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Marc Bamuthi Joseph: red, black, and GREEN: a blues (rbGb) - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
• Mike Birbiglia - Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric [140 W Mt Royal Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Moonshine Society - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Mr. Finewine - Little Miss Whiskey's Golden Dollar [1104 H St NE, WDC] (Moneytown DJ Night)
Old Victola, Love Letter, Gabbi Grill, and Sooner Or Later - Holy Underground [2021 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD] POSTPONED
• Over the Rhine - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Pimps of Joytime and Kings of Belmont - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Ploy & Beyond Modern - Strathmore
• Potholes Brass Band - Bayou [2519 Pennsylvania Ave NW, WDC]
• the Reign of Kindo, the Baby Grand, and Matthew Santos - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Rubix Kube & Biz Markee - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD) (First Fridays 80s Invasion)
• Sarah Borges, Girls Guns & Glory, and Ramsay Midwood - IOTA Club & Café
• Silver Palms and the Sweaters - DC9 (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• South Rail - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• Steffie and Jenna Curry - Jammin' Java (Early show - 7 PM)
• Stranger in the Alps, Aaron Tinjum & the Tangents, and the Low Bends - Velvet Lounge
• the Silverhounds, Pains!, the Sonic Creeps, JJ Damage & the Bandits, and Terror Inc - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Tiempo Libre and DJ Bruno - Artisphere (Ballroom)
• UMD Chamber Singers: A Celebration of Banjamin Britten - Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at University of Maryland [Stadium Drive at Route 193, College Park, MD]
• Uncalled4 Band (UCB Reunion Show) - Howard Theatre (Late show - midnight)
• Urban Funk - New Deal Cafe [113 Centerway, Greenbelt, MD]
• the Very Small, Bearshark, and Cartoon Weapons - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Wendel Patrick 3 Album Release Show with guests J Pope and Funk Friday, Saleem, Eze Jackson, Maria Dontas, and DJ Dubble 8 - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Y&T and Rickity - Baltimore SoundStage


Saturday, 5 April 2014 [link to this day]

• the 19th Street Band - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• American Hearts, Light Arms, and DJ Vanniety Kills - DC Meet Market [1514 15th St NW, WDC] (DC Meet Market Opening Day - 11 AM to 5 PM)
• Analog Soul Club with Mettabbana, Sir Ramases, DJ Crown Vic - MIGBar/Dr Clock's Nowhere Bar [2226 18th St NW, WC]
• Baby Loves Disco - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore) (11 AM show)
• the Bach Snifonia: Carl Philipp Emanuel - Bach's Sensitive Side - Montgomery College Cultural Arts Center [7995 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD]
• BandHouse Gigs' George Harrison Tribute featuring Naked Blue, Todd Wright, Margot MacDonald, Mike Clem, Nate Ihara, Cal Everett, Patty Reese, and more - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• BSO: Andre Watts Returns! - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Cavale (album release show), Joy Cut, Pleasure Curses, and Furniteur - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC]
• Charo - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Cheikh Ndoye & Friends - with Karen Briggs, Dan Leonard, & Arshak Sirunyan - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Chelsey Green & the Green Project - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Commander Cody and Dave Chappell - the Hamilton
• the Cowards Choir, Lauren Calve Band, and the Moon & You - IOTA Club & Café
• Dead Winter Carpenters and Bethesda - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Diane Marino Quartet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• the Dillinger Escape Plan, Trash Talk, Retox, and Shining - Baltimore SoundStage
• the Dismemberment Plan and War on Women - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Druid Lord, Arduous Task, Sacrificial Blood, Gravewürm, Xeukatre, and Plague Czar - Schizophrenia Hall [5607 Sargent Road Hyattsville, MD]
• Emmure, Volumes, Thy Art Is Murder, Gideon, and Sworn In - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Fortunate Youth, True Press, and Feed God Cabbage - Jammin' Java (Late show - 10 PM)
• Gramatik, Branx, Gibbz, and Russ Liquid - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Grandmaster Flash, Jahsonic, and DJ Detroyt - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• the Grandsons - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Greg Garing - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• High 5 - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Jukebox the Ghost and Holychild - Rock & Roll Hotel - sold out
Lazapalooza Beer & Music Festival: U.S. Royalty, Pree, Paperhaus, Marian McLaughlin, Beyond Modern, Margot MacDonald, Laughing Man, the North Country, with DJ sets by Brett and Ra Ra Rasputin - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC] (1 PM Doors)
• the Legwarmers - State Theatre
• Lilt - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Lords of Bedlam, Hour of Reprisal, Threatpoint, Corrupt Conspiracy, and Kalevra - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore) (Nu Fusion: Core Edition)
• Marc Bamuthi Joseph: red, black, and GREEN: a blues (rbGb) - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
• Moogatu with Broccoli Samurai - Bayou [2519 Pennsylvania Ave NW, WDC]
• Mr. Gabe and the Circl Time All Stars - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC] (10:30 AM Kids Show)
• Narrow Grave, Burning Shadows, Hydra Kyll, and Aether Realm - U of Maryland - Stamp Student Union & Nyumburu Cultural Center[College Park, MD]
• Nashville Songwriters Playing It Forward: Benefitting "Food For Others" Food Bank - featuring Tonya Lynette Stout, Erin Ashleigh, Paul Sikes, and Matt Jenkins - Jammin' Java (Early show - 6:30 PM)
• Orchester Prazevica and Hot Club of Baltimore - Joe Squared [133 West North Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• the Pack a.d. and Big Country Express - DC9 (Early show - 7 PM)
• Raindeer, Modern Girls, Vacant Windows, Other Colors, and Us & Us Only - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Raya Brass Band and Balti Mare - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• the Revive Big Band - Kennedy Center (Terrace Gallery - 7:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Rock! Like a Girl with MC Lyte, Jean Grae, Miri Ben-Ari, Ana Tijoux, Lauryn Hill, Be'la Dona, DJ Beverly Bond - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival - in the Concert Hall)
• Rocket from the Crypt and Dan Sartain - Black Cat (Mainstage) - sold out
• Rumi Symphony Project Untold with Shahram Nazeri & Hafez Nazeri - Warner Theatre
• Saved by the 90s: A Party with the Bayside Tigers with DJ Folly - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Stomp Status, Simone & the Spectrum, Claw Marks, and Big Tow - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• the Thirteen: 13 Artists - One Voice - Bradley Hills Presbyterian Church [6601 Bradley Blvd, Bethesda, MD]
• Tom Rush - Birchmere
• Tunde Olaniran and DJs rAt, Mother Shiester, and Underdog - Comet Ping Pong (Allied Media Conference Fundraiser)
• the Ultimate Gack Experience and Luke Stewart - Velvet Lounge
• Who's Bad (Michael Jackson tribute) - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)


Sunday, 6 April 2014 [link to this day]

• AN21 and Third Party with Zenbi - U St Music Hall
• BandHouse Gigs presents: a Tribute to George Harrison - Naked Blue, Todd Wright, Margot MacDonald, Mike Clem (of Eddie from Ohio), Nate Ihara, Cal Everett, Patty Reese, John Jennings, Jelly Roll Mortals, Ruut, Ty Braddock, Scott Kurt - the Hamilton
• Buika - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Casper & the Cookies (ex-Of Montreal), Balkan Falcon, Monster Museum, and Sweepstakes - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Cheikh Ndoye & Friends - with Karen Briggs, Dan Leonard, & Arshak Sirunyan - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Dan LaVoie, Trevor Gordon Hall, and Shun Ng - Jammin' Java (An Extraordinary Night of Guitars)
• David Klinger (ex-Frau Eva) - American Art Museum [Eighth and F Streets NW, WDC] (1:30 PM Show - Luce Unplugged)
Douglas Bradford (guitarist) - Twins Jazz (Two shows) NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Dugout, Chasing Morgan, Somos, Carry the Banner, and Great Heights - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore) (7 PM show)
• Elsinore, Sons of Steve, and Go Cozy - DC9
• Great Noise Ensemble - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Howard Gospel Brunch featuring the Harlem Gospel Choir - Howard Theatre (1 PM Show)
• International Contemporary Ensemble - Marcos Balter and Felipe Lara - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Jagged Spheres - Teddy Klausner (piano), Devin Gray (drums), Anna Webber (saxophone and flute) - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Jeanne Robertson - Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric [140 W Mt Royal Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• the Jeff Blue Tour featuring Julian Roso, D33no, Fathom, Outlast an Era, the Physical Things, Dupe, the Banished, Polaris, Indian Casino, Colora, Tonebaltimore - Ottobar (Baltimore) (4 PM show)
• Jon Langford & the Skull Orchard - IOTA Club & Café
• Juicy J - Howard Theatre
• Mohit Chauhan And Mamta Sharma - Warner Theatre
• Nomadic Wax: Nomadic Massive - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival)
• Peggy King & the All-Star Jazz Trio - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Pet Bottel Ningen, Archer Spade, and Weed Tree - Back Alley Theatre [1365 Kennedy St NW, WDC]
• Regina Carter - Birchmere
• Rosie Ledet & the Zydeco Playboys - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC] (3 PM Afternoon Show)
• Scott Stapp and Like a Storm - Baltimore SoundStage
• Scrap Kids, Matt Woods, Stephen Lee, and Accusing Kyle - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA]
• Shpongle: the Museum of Consciousness Tour - with Desert Dwellers - 9:30 Club (Rescheduled from 2/14/14)
• Soil and Tantric - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Tom Rush - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Vices, Head Creeps, Keyser Soze, Demands, and Sailor's Mouth - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore) (3 PM Show)
• Walt & Amy - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Washington National Opera: an Evening with Paul Appelby and Joshua Hopkins in Recital - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)


Monday, 7 April 2014 [link to this day]

• 98 Rock's "Noise in the Basement" Live - the Virginmarys, Madrone (Baltimore CD release), Ignite the Fire (CD Release), Think Again, Mike Sharp - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Alesana, Get Scared, Hearts & Hands, Farewell My Love, and Megosh - Baltimore SoundStage
• Atlas At Last, the Hague, Gloria Adios, and Myrrh Myrrh - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
Axis, Over & Out, and Demands - Smash! Records [2314 18th St NW, WDC] CANCELLED
• Chick Corea - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• the Chuck Brown Band: Groove Live! - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Ciceli Parnas (cello) with Noreen Polera (piano): Beethoven's Sonata No. 3, Op. 69; Cassado's Suite for Solo Cello; Brahms's Sonata No. 2 in F major, Op. 99; Chopin's Introduction and Polonaise Brilliante, Op. 3 - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater - Young Concert Artists Series)
• the Doubleclicks and Molly Lewis - Jammin' Java
• the Hold Steady and Cheap Girls - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Jackson's Five Songwriter Series: Far Away (Sara Davenport & Brian Franke), Ken Francis Wenzel, Andrew Gaddy, Drew Gibson, and Jackson (of the Weathervanes) - IOTA Club & Café (No Cover)
• the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival - in the Atrium)
• Peabody Jazz Students: Kevin Clark (guitar), Joel Nygren (organ), Jonathan Baez (drums) - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Two Ton Twig and Atoka Chase - Galaxy Hut


Tuesday, 8 April 2014 [link to this day]

• Allvaret, Dead Mechanical, Whiff, and Cult Contorl - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Anchorlines, Beyond Dishonor, Burdened Hearts, Crimson Remains, Steel Samurai, and Tomorrow As Today - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Andriessen 75: Cristina Zavalloni, Monica Germino, & Andrea Rebaudengo - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Beware of Darkness and Koshari - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Candy Dulfer - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Carolina Chocolate Drops, David Wax Museum, and Birds of Chicago - 9:30 Club
• Chick Corea - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Craig Gildner Trio Blue Sky 5 - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Fuel and H2NY - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• HoneyHoney and Luray - IOTA Club & Café
• Iestyn Davies (countertenor) with Thomas Dunford (lute) - Elizabethan ballads plus the D.C. premiere of a work by Nico Muhly - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater - presented by Vocal Arts DC)
• James Vincent McMorrow and Aidan Knight - 6th & I
• Jeff Carey, Montgomery Drive, Warm & Comfy, USSA Pleasuredome, Ruby Fulton, and Clay Davis - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Julia Read, Fire in the River, and Zach Parkman - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
• Laura Mvula and Phox - the Hamilton (Rescheduled from 11/19/13)
• Nomadic Wax: Narcicyst - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival)
• Ramsay Midwood - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Shawn Mullins and Max Gomez - Jammin' Java
• Stout, Copstabber, Never Submit, and Throwback - DC9
• Young Rapids, the Hecks, Yeesh, and Alex Tebeleff - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]


Wednesday, 9 April 2014 [link to this day]

• Aaron Lewis and Michael Ray - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Al Stewart - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Alesana, Get Scared, Hearts & Hands, Farewel My Love, and MeGosh - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• All That Remains, Darkest Hour, Wilson, and Wings Denied - 9:30 Club
• Andriessen's Piano / Andriessen's Jazz: Brad Linde Ensemble - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• B Side Shuffle - Rock & Roll Hotel (DC Bike Party show)
• Black Checker, Cherie Sweetbottom, and Comedians Haywood Turnipseed Jr and Jheisson Nunez - Wonderland Ballroom [1101 Kenyon St NW, WDC] (Church Night DC)
• Candy Dulfer - Birchmere
• Cherub, Carousel, and Probecause - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Cirque Ziva - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Clay vs Levi - Jammin' Java
• Dan Wallace Cord Quartet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• the Delta Routine and the Josh Flagg Band - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Faith, Culture, and the Common Good hosted by Russell Simmons - with MCs Talib Kweli, Jin, Poetic Pilgrimage, AmKoullel, and Mandeep Sethi and DJ Boo - Kennedy Center (Eisenhower Theater - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival)
• Fax Holiday and Radiator King - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
• Florian Hoefner (solo piano) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Fortunate Youth, Bumpin Uglies, Tsunami Rising, Little Bird, and True Press - Baltimore SoundStage
• Hurray for the Riff Raff and Benjamin Booker - 6th & I
• Kelly McFarling, June Star, and Luray - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• the Love Language and the Escape Artist - DC9
• Lyndsey Highlander - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Piotr Pakhomkin, classical guitar (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Shiftee, the Clown Prince, and julius Jetson - U St Music Hall
• Simon Townshend - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Those Mockingbirds and Wanted Man - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Tim Whalen Electric Group - Anacostia Arts Center [1231 Good Hope Rd SE, WDC] (LIVE Wednesdays)
• Van Meter, Rebecca McCabe, and Crys Matthews - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Vlma, Ghost Division, and Slow Fever - Velvet Lounge
• the Wanted - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Yeesh, Blind Man Leading, Golden Gurls, and Ratboiler - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Zach Parkman, Ross Farquhar, and Juels Bland - Chief Ike's Mambo Room [1725 Columbia Road NW, WDC]


Thursday, 10 April 2014 [link to this day]

• Ahab's Revenge, Osprey, and Reckless Dodgers - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Al Stewart - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Bencoolen, Three State, and Bells & Hunters - DC9
• BSO: Itzhak Perlman - Strathmore (Music Center)
• the Carper Family and Reed Turner - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Cyrus Chestnut - Blues Alley (Two shows)
the Decoration - Empire (formerly Jaxx) CANCELLED
• Fake Occent - Mellow Mushroom [2436 18th St NW, WDC] (Monthly Jam Night)
• Gato Barbieri - Howard Theatre
• Golden Pelicans, Advlts, and Quitter - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Good Mod Go!, the Yachtsmen, and the El-Rays - Rock & Roll Hotel
• the Hood Internet, Lovelife, and Oscillator Bug - U St Music Hall
• Iris DeMent - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Jason Ajemian & the Highlife - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]
• Jim Brickman - Birchmere
• Kelly McFarling - Corner Store [900 South Carolina Ave SE, WDC]
• Kristin Callahan - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Larry Carlton and Lena Seikaly - the Hamilton
• Lewis Black (The Rant Is Due) - Warner Theatre
• Live at the Fillmore (tribute to the Allman Brothers Band) - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Matty Rockville, Electric Grandmother, Catscan!, and Terrain - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Miley Cyrus (Bangerz Tour) - Verizon Center
• National Symphony Orchestra (James Conlon, conductor) with Gil Shaham (violin): Zemlinksy's Die Seejungfrau (the Mermaid); Korngold's Violin Concerto; Brahms's Variations on a Theme of Haydn - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Obstruct, C.C. Murder Dogs, Misled Youth, and Public Suicide - the Dougout [1498 Douglas St NE, WDC] (Pre-Show for Dmaged City Fest 2014)
• Pierre Bensusan - Jammin' Java
• Pretty Gritty & Dave Farah with Lauren Calve - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Regional Dance Crews: FootworKINGz (Chicago) and Next Level Squad (Brooklyn) - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival)
• the Ripples, Corey Hunt Band, and the Shaun Peace Band - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Sam Baker, Del Barber, and Carrie Elkin - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Sh!tstorm, Post Teens, Rapturous Grief, and Genocide Pact - Barclay House [Baltimore, MD]
• Teething Veils, Overly Polite Tornadoes, and Elemental Canyon - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra and Holy Fingers - Ottobar (Baltimore)


Friday, 11 April 2014 [link to this day]

• Atomic Yacht Fax - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Aztec Sun and Mary Mac - Velvet Lounge
• Bélo with Champion Superior Soundsystem (the Editor and Todd Love Supreme) - Artisphere (Ballroom - in partnership with the Francophonie Festival 2014)
• Bang on a Can All-Stars - Atlas Performing Arts Center [1333 H St NE, WDC]
• Black Masala (CD Release Show), Justin Trawick & the Common Good, and Gordon Daniels (from Lucky Dub) - IOTA Club & Café
• Cheick Hamala Diabate and Congo Y Castro - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
• Cheyne, E & Bryant, Da Kid Emm, and Throwback - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Chopteeth - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Cyrus Chestnut - Blues Alley (Two shows)
Damaged City Fest 2014 After Show: Coke Bust, Sh!tstorm, Chain Rank, Zoom - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
Damaged City Fest 2014 - Crudos, Government Issue, Rival Mob, Violent Reaction, Green Beret, and Pure Disgust - St. Stephen & the Incarnation Episcopal Church
• Dave Barnes and Andy Davis - the Hamilton
• Definition of One, DELTAnine, and DJ YPSET - Jammin' Java (Late show - 10:30 PM)
• Elena y Los Fulanos, UltraFaux, and Letitia VanSant & the Bonafides - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Emmylou Harris, Daniel Lanois, Steven Nistor, and Jim Wilson - Lincoln Theatre
• the Flamingos featuring Terry "Buzzy" Johnson - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Flight Facilities and Will Eastman - 9:30 Club
• the Holmes Brothers - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Ian Fitzgerald with Aaron Tinjum and Kipyn Martin - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
• Iris Dement - Birchmere
• Jeff Antoniuk & the Jazz Update - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Jesse Cook - Howard Theatre
• Katt Williams - 1st Mariner Arena (Baltimore)
• Lewis Black (The Rant Is Due) - Warner Theatre
• Lloyd Dobler Effect - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
Loudness - Baltimore SoundStage CANCELLED
• Louis Lortie (piano): Chopin's Three Waltzes Op. 34, Ballade No. 2 Op. 38, Waltzes Op. 70, and Ballade No. 4; Wagner's Tristan (Prelude and Liebestod) and Tannhauser Overture - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
• Maryland Opera Studio: Die Fledermaus - Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at University of Maryland [Stadium Drive at Route 193, College Park, MD]
• Matt Kazam, Tim Miller, and Marc Stern - State Theatre
• National Symphony Orchestra (James Conlon, conductor) with Gil Shaham (violin): Zemlinksy's Die Seejungfrau (the Mermaid); Korngold's Violin Concerto; Brahms's Variations on a Theme of Haydn - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Old Lines, Bouncing Betty, and Blood Horses - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore) (Moveable Feast Benefit Show)
• Otis Infrastructure, Ratburn, Sunset Theme, Dan Singer Songwriter, and Blinky - WMUC Radio, 3130 South Campus Dining Hall (Upstairs) [College Park, MD]
• Phil Vassar - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD) (Two shows - 6:30 PM & 9:30 PM)
• Rave Parade - Acre 121 [1400 Irving St #109, WDC]
• Regional Dance Crews: Da Originalz (Washington, D.C.) and Miss Prissy (Los Angeles) - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival)
Sharam and Wahi - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM) CANCELLED due to scheduling conflict
• Summer Camp and Teenage Aviation - DC9 (Early show - 6 PM)
the Goldberg Variations - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra and Tone - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Tiger Flowers, Bueno Crusher, Queensway, Dregs, Bereave, and Gnaw - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Timmy Regisford, Chris Burns, and Andy Grant - U St Music Hall
• Title Tracks, Passing Phases, Cane & the Sticks, and DJs Kim & Sara - Comet Ping Pong (Travis Jackson Memorial Fund Benefit Show)
• Truckeroo with live music! - Half Street Fairgrounds [1299 Half St SE, WDC]
• University Chorale: Spring Concert - Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at University of Maryland [Stadium Drive at Route 193, College Park, MD]
• the Walking Sticks, the Sea Life, and Brenda - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Wild Eyes (Tool tribute), Coda, Bound State, and Scarlet Angel - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Willy Porter Duo with Carmen Nickerson - Jammin' Java (Early show - 7:30 PM)
• Wink Keziah & Delux Motel - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]


Saturday, 12 April 2014 [link to this day]

Avicii (#TrueTour) - Jiffy Lube Live POSTPONED TO 6/29/14
Baltimore Crankie Fest: An Evening of Mountain Music and Scrolling Picture Shows with Anna Roberts-Gevalt, Elizabeth LaPrelle, Erik Spangler, Katherine Fahey, Matt Muirhead and Mackenzie Elizabeth Ditter, Chris Owen and Tom Haller, students of the Baltimore Native American Center led by Ashley Minner, Brett Ratliff, and John Haywood - Creative Alliance at the Patterson [3134 Eastern Avenue # A, Baltimore, MD]
• Beggars Made Believers, Wisaal, and Jerry's Bones - Tree House Lounge [1006 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Branford Marsalis - George Mason University Center for the Arts [4373 Mason Pond Dr, Fairfax, VA]
• Bro Safari, Des McMahon, RaceCarBed, and Massacat - 9:30 Club (Late show - 10 PM)
• Brother Ali - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Clones of Clones, Molehill, and Dirty Jacks - Velvet Lounge
• Cyrus Chestnut - Blues Alley (Two shows)
Damaged City Fest 2014 After Show: Semper Eadem, Good Throb, Barge, Protester - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
Damaged City Fest 2014 - Infest, Boston Strangler, Waste Management, Misled Youth, Devil's Hand, the Repos, Culo, Give, the Flex, Clear, Government Flu, Post Teens, Mercy Killings, Draize, Priests, Vile Faith, Bloodkrow Butcher, Bad People - St. Stephen & the Incarnation Episcopal Church
• the Danger Zone - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Dirty Dozen Brass Band - the Hamilton
• disappear fear (full band) - Album Release Show - Jammin' Java (Early show - 7 PM)
• Fresh Noise: A Mashup of Youth Voices - Kennedy Center (Family Theater - 11 AM, 1:30 PM, & 5 PM)
• Glaub: Perception & Predetermination - Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at University of Maryland [Stadium Drive at Route 193, College Park, MD]
• GoldLink (The God Complex release show) and Lakim - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Good Morning Tides, Don't Look Down, the Lives To Come, Body Thief, and Definite - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• the Highballers and the U-Liners - Zed's Cafe [8225 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD]
• Hiroshima - Birchmere
• Humble Fire, Teen Mom, and Pleasure Curses - Comet Ping Pong
• Ian Sims Group - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Ides, Endless Bummer, and the Heads Are Zeros - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• ilyAIMY and Eli Conley Trio - New Deal Cafe [113 Centerway, Greenbelt, MD]
• Jaimie Branch's Bombshelter, Jason Ajemian & the Hi Life, Bullet Hell, and Will Redman (solo) - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Jeff Antoniuk & the Jazz Update - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Joan Osborne - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Lewis Black (The Rant Is Due) - Warner Theatre
• Mettabbana - Malmaison [3401 K St NW, WDC] (La Maison Francaise DJ Series)
• Miracles of Modern Science with Margot MacDonald and Us & Us Only - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
• National Philharmonic: Bach Mass in B Minor - Strathmore (Music Center)
• National Symphony Orchestra (James Conlon, conductor) with Gil Shaham (violin): Zemlinksy's Die Seejungfrau (the Mermaid); Korngold's Violin Concerto; Brahms's Variations on a Theme of Haydn - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Neil Finn and Midlake (acoustic) - Lincoln Theatre
• Nina Persson (of The Cardigans) - Animal Heart album release - with White Prism - Jammin' Java (Late show - 10 PM)
• Oceano, Broken Hope, Immoralist, the Angel's Vice, Ashes of Rebirth, Red Tee Banshee Hangover, Behold the Depths, Fallujah, Rivers of Nihil, and Kublai Khan - Empire (formerly Jaxx) (Best in Brutality Fest)
• Of Thee We Sing: the Marian Anderson 75th Anniversary Celebration featuring Jessye Norman, Soloman Howard, Annisse Murillo and WPAS Men, Women and Children of the Gospel Choir and numerous guests as well as a new work by Ysaye Barnwell - DAR Constitution Hall
• Over N Out, the Oddities, Threads, and Arkestry - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC] (Rescheduled from 3/29/14)
• Pigeons Playing Ping Pong and the Maine Squeeze - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Railroad Earth - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• The Slanted Sound, Interstellar Soul, The Think Tanks, A New Disorder, Tragic Blame, Last To Fire, Outram, Dupe, Hot Hymns, Misfortunes, Unicorn Apocalpse, Silent on Fifth Street, Souls of the Afterlife - Baltimore SoundStage
• Soho Down - Open Road Grill & Icehouse [8100 Lee Hwy #100, Falls Church, VA]
• the Sounds, Blondfire, and Ghost Beach - 9:30 Club (Early show - 5 PM)
• Southern Soul Assembly featuring J.J. Grey, Luther Dickinson, Anders Osborne, Marc Broussard - Howard Theatre
• Split Decision - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Tereu Tereu, J. Flax & the Heart Attacks, and Mattress Financial - the Beehive [1327 Delafield Pl NW, WDC]
• Tiffany Thompson: Stories & Songwriters series - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Top Notch (b-boy dance competition) hosted by D-Story and judged by Storm, Ken Swift, and Rockafella - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival)
• Toy Soldiers - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
Vanguard Fest: John Wiese, Andrew Morgan, Jay Simon, Protect-U, Ital, Earthen Sea, Newton, Embarker, Max Eilbacher, Claire, Olivia Neutron-John, Mensa Kondo, DJ Jenn Devious - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]
• the Walkaways, Scott Kurt, and Ken Francis Wenzel - IOTA Club & Café
• Wild Child and Tall Heights - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Will Eastman, Keenan Orr, Ozker, and Fred Falke - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM - REV909: French House / Daft Punk Tribute Night)
• World Inferno Friendship Society, Dead End Lane, the Foxhole Prayer Tabernacle Choir, and Snowcone Trillionaire - Ottobar (Baltimore)


Sunday, 13 April 2014 [link to this day]

the 9 Songwriter Series - IOTA Club & Café NO LONGER ON VENUE SCHEDULE
• Adam Rudolph's Moving Pictures - Bohemian Caverns [2001 11th Street, WDC]
• Alex W Young - Epicure Café [11104 Lee Highway, Fairfax, VA]
• Ashley Monroe & Striking Matches - Birchmere
• Brad Linde's Underwater Ghost plays the music of Jimmy Giuffre - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Brian Settles (saxophone) with Dave Ballou (trumpet), John Dierker (reeds), Michael Formanek (bass), Lafayette Gilchrist (keyboards), and Eric Kennedy (drums) - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore) (Presented by Creative Differences)
• CapitalBop's DC Jazz Loft - Union Arts [411 New York Ave NE, WDC]
• Carcass, the Black Dahlia Murder, Gorguts, Noisem, and Coke Bust - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Creative Ecosystem: a Hip-Hop Fusion Drum Call featuring percussionists from Farafina Kan, Syd the Kid, Wonda Gurl, African Heritage Drummers, TokiMonsta, Asma Maroof, Kev Brown, Odissee, Kiran Gandhi, Batala, and Salaam Remi - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival)
• Cyrus Chestnut - Blues Alley (Two shows)
Damaged City Fest 2014: Infest, Blockhead, Red Death - Dance Institute of Washington [3400 14th St NW, WDC] (Matinee + Record Swap - 12:30 PM)
• Daniel Rossen (from Grizzly Bear) and William Tyler - 6th & I
• Frank McComb - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Fresh Noise: A Mashup of Youth Voices - Kennedy Center (Family Theater - 1:30 PM & 4 PM)
• Gina Chavez - Casa Phoenix [1307 Corcoran St NW, WDC]
• Heath Quartet - the Phillips Collection, Music Room [1600 21st St NW] (4 PM)
• Here's To the Night, Anubis Unbound, and Hearts & Spades - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore) (Rock Your Heart Out: A Benefit for the Children's Heart Foundation)
• Hiroshima - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) (Two shows - 5 PM & 8 PM)
• Holly Golightly & the Brokeoffs and Rifle Cleaning Party - DC9
• Hound Dog Hill and Bats Dynamic String Band - Jammin' Java (Local Matinee - 2 PM show)
• Howard Gospel Brunch featuring the Harlem Gospel Choir - Howard Theatre (1 PM Show)
• June Star and Birds & Arrows - Galaxy Hut
• Kim Richey and Stevie Ann - Jammin' Java
• Listen for the Light, Nylon Venus, the Think Tanks, the White Lighters, Pushing Giants, Speaking in Volumes, Noel Music, This September, Loose Ties, the Piranhas, Ahabs Revenge, Exemptus - Ottobar (Baltimore) (Gorilla Music's Battle of the Band Finals - 4 PM show)
• LIV Warfield & the NPG Hornz - Howard Theatre
• Maryland Opera Studio: Die Fledermaus - Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at University of Maryland [Stadium Drive at Route 193, College Park, MD]
• National Philharmonic: Bach Mass in B Minor - Strathmore (Music Center - 3 PM)
• the Obsessives, Page of Concrete, Mobius Strip, and Supreme Commander - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA] (Fest Too Benefit Show)
• Ray Bonneville - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• S. Carey and White Hinterland - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Singularity + Mutrix with Basscamp - U St Music Hall
• Special Agent Galactica with Peter Fields - Shaw's Tavern [520 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• Spirit Caravan, Pilgrim, and Orphan Crusher - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Sun Cycle, Buffalo40, and Geri X - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• Trust and Mozart's Sister - Black Cat (Backstage) - sold out
• Victoria Vox & Karen Collins - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD] (Roots Café Singer-Songwriter Series)
• the Wonder Years, Fireworks, Defeater, Citizen, Real Friends, and Modern Baseball - Baltimore SoundStage
• Yip Deceiver (members of Of Montreal), Bombadil, Eureka Birds, and Bliss - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Zakir Hussain & Masters of Percussion - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall - 4 PM)


Monday, 14 April 2014 [link to this day]

• 98 Rock's "Noise in the Basement" Live - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Awkward Friends - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Balor's Eye, Fallujah, Cognitive, Rayleigh Scattering, and Dregs - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Claude Diallo (solo piano, CD release party) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
Gary Burton & Makoto Ozone - Duets - Birchmere CANCELLED
• Gina Chavez - the Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital [921 Pennsylvania Ave SE, WDC]
• Groke, Sneaky Creeps, Ex By V, Genderqueer Deathsquad, Threads, and Distances - the Void [511 Lee Place, Frederick, MD]
• In the Vane of . . . Tom Petty - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the Kid Congo Powers Hour, New Coke, and Sandratz - Comet Ping Pong
• London Grammar and Haerts - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Main Stage Comedy Showcase with Jamel Johnson, Martin Phillips, Ahmed, and Natalie McGill - Jammin' Java
• Native Wax: Native Sun - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide Festival)
• Odonis Odonis and Prisms - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Survay Says!, Feed God Cabbage, Stresslab, Nolan Sarno, Disastrous Consequences, Playtime Revenue, and the Oddities - the Lab [1819 Crestwood Drive, Alexandria, VA]
• the Trillest Tour featuring Bun B & Kirko Bangz - Howard Theatre
• True Head, Demands, the Holidays, and Mapmaker - the Rocketship [1223 Decatur St. NW, WDC]


Tuesday, 15 April 2014 [link to this day]

• Black Lips and Natural Child - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Black Milk with Nat Turner and special guests AB and DJ Sober - U St Music Hall
• the Boston Public Quartet - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Bowie State Jazz Band - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Cavallo, the Sound of Rescue, Spirits & the Melchizedek Children, and Drone Theory - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Cigarette, Netherfriends, Ryley Walker, and Br'er - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC]
• Craig Gildner Trio Blue Sky 5 - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Good Throb, Anasazi, Priests, Blazing Eye, Big Mouth, and the Deads - Barclay House [Baltimore, MD]
• I Break Horses and Rival Consoles - DC9
• Joan Osborne (Love and Hate Tour) and Ruston Kelly - Birchmere
• Joy Classic, Ne-Hi, Dungeon Kids, and Surf Harp - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Kevin Costner & Modern West - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) - sold out
• Lionheart, Rude Awakening, Barrier, and Domination - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Möbius Strip (7" release) and Brnda - Crooked Beat Records [2116 18th St NW, WDC]
• My Electric Heart, Proving Ground, and Jess Cantley - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Nile, Metanium, March To Victory, and Exemptus - Baltimore SoundStage
• Out of Your Head - Improvised and Experimental Music Collective - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Pressing Strings - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Run River North and the Cowards Choir - Jammin' Java


Wednesday, 16 April 2014 [link to this day]

• the 2014 Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival presents the Michael Kanin Playwriting Awards Showcase - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• Beds, Sellout Youth, and Curse Words - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA] (Fest Too Benefit Show)
• Ben Taylor - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• BSQ Jazz - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Christylez Bacon - Anacostia Arts Center [1231 Good Hope Rd SE, WDC] (LIVE Wednesdays)
• Cloud Nothings and Ryley Walker - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• Czar and Drugs of Faith - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Eric Huthinson (Tell the World Tour) and Saints of Victory - Baltimore SoundStage
• Gates, Frameworks, Tigerscout, Body Thief, and Distances - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Ignatz - Takoma Park Community Center [7500 Maple Ave, Takoma Park, MD]
• JazzFunk United featuring 76 Degrees West & Plunky and Oneness - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Jessie Andrews, Hotel Garuda, Kennedy, Colby Jones, and the Lothario - Flash [645 Florida Ave NW, WDC]
• the Johnny Artis Band: Tribute to Howard Theatre Legends James Brown, Sam Cooke, Marvin Gaye, & Otis Redding - Howard Theatre
• Juana Molina and Arc Iris - Jammin' Java
• Kadavar and Sons of Huns - DC9
• Kung Fu and Second Self - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Maryland Opera Studio: Die Fledermaus - Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at University of Maryland [Stadium Drive at Route 193, College Park, MD]
Misha Piatigorsky Trio - Twins Jazz (Two shows) NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Pat Green and Cory Morrow - 9:30 Club
• Pleasure Curses, Furniteur, and Chris Burns - Corcoran Gallery of Art [500 17th St NW, WDC] (Corcoran Uncorked: Best &: Brightest)
• Protomartyr, Spray Paint, and Big Christ - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Rufus Wainwright and Lucy Wainwright Roche - Lincoln Theatre
• Satan, Bat, Extermination Angel, and Cemetery Piss - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Seven Days Left, White Shadow, and Ded Shadow - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Steve Fidyk (CD Release Party) featuring Terrell Stafford - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Wet Brain, Twin Guns, Drunk Monk, Twisted Circles, Clique Clack, and Sorror Nil (Greg of USSA Pleasuredome) - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]


Thursday, 17 April 2014 [link to this day]

• Ben Taylor - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Bobby Bare Jr. (full band - Undefeated album release show), Cory Branan, and Rod Picott - IOTA Club & Café
• French Montana and Ty Dolla $ign - Fillmore Silver Spring (U of Maryland Hip-Hop Conference)
• Gabriel Kahane & Rob Moose Duo - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Gypsy Wisdom - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Horse Feathers and James Wallace & the Naked Light - the Hamilton
the Jezabels and Gold & Youth - Rock & Roll Hotel RESCHEDULED TO 6/18/14
Joe Pinto Quintet Cristina Morrison - "I Love" - Twins Jazz (Two shows) NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Jowe Head & the Fleeting Glimpses, Foul Swoops, Luke Reddick, and DJ Paul Krolian - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA]
• Keller Williams and Gibb Droll & Jeff Sipe - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival Ten-Minute Play Award finalists - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Kevin Costner & Modern West and Lily Costner - Birchmere
• Kill Lincoln, Enemy Insects, Braceface, and the Melon Farmers - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Kill Paris, Candyland, and Sumner - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Leigh Nash (from Sixpence None the Richer) and Andy Suzuki - Jammin' Java
• Marcel Du Swamp, Duncan Moore, Brother Simon, and Lee Heinemann - the Crown [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• National Symphony Orchestra (Cornelius Meister, conductor) with Nikolai Luganski (piano): Mendelssohn's Meeresstille und Glückliche Fahrt Overture ("Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage"), Prokofief's Piano Concerto No. 3, and Mozart's Symphony No. 40 - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• New Hope, Wharves, Backyard Fence, and Reset Rewind - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
• Pat Green - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Rachel Pletts and M&O (formerly Milo & Otis) - Ebenezers Coffeehouse [201 F Street NE, WDC]
• Robert Hitz & Friends - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• the Sound of Sincerity, Classified Frequency, Red States, and the Thiefs - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Stephen "Ragga" Marley, Jo Mersa, Wayne Marshall, and Zedicious - Lincoln Theatre (Rescheduled from 10/23/13)
• TMNTNWS! feat. Cowabunga Pizza Time (mem. Tunnelbike, Thee Lexington Arrows, The Matrimonials) - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Triumphant Trumpets: Jon Faddis, Terell Stafford, Lew Soloff - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Tulsa, Pet Parade, and Streetview - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
• We Are Scientists and Paws - Black Cat (Mainstage)
• White Fang, Denney & the Jets, Sick Lion, and DJ Dad Weed - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Woody Pines - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]


Friday, 18 April 2014 [link to this day]

• 19th Street Band - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Backbeat Underground - Tropicalia [2001 14th Street NW, WDC]
• Big Hush, Weed, Wildhoney, and the Grey A - Comet Ping Pong
• Black Panties, the Sniffs, Radiator Greys, and Nice Life - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC]
Carla Bruni - Birchmere CANCELLED
• Carolyn Malachi - the Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital [921 Pennsylvania Ave SE, WDC] (District Sounds hosted by Chris Richards)
• DMC Washingtno DC Regional DJ Battle featuring Chris Karns - U St Music Hall (Early show - 6 PM)
• Dowsing, Donovan Wolfington, Demands, Makeshift Shelters, and Mattress Financial - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Eli Conley and Angie Head - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
• Friendbeast, Night Moves, Mobius Strip, the Strange Times, and Foozle - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• the Highballers, the Atomic Mosquitos, and Cannonnball Cole - IOTA Club & Café
• Huey Mack - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
Jorge Gonzalez of Los Preisoneros - plus Tres Minutos - State Theatre CANCELLED
• Keller Williams with Gibb Droll and Jeff Sipe - the Hamilton
• Kid Ink (My Own Lane 2014 US Tour) - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Kill Lincoln, Boardroom Heroes, Still Alive, and Collapser - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Livingston Taylor - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Loop, the Flying Eyes, and Jowe Head - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• Lotus and Zoogma - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Luke Brindley & Friends and Savage Bones - Jammin' Java
• Mark Farina, Sam Burns, Meegs, and Urban Artistry presents: the Illest Ingredient - All-Styles Dance Battle - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Markus Schulz (Scream 2 North American Tour) and KhoMha - Baltimore SoundStage
• Miss Tess & the Talkbacks - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• National Symphony Orchestra (Cornelius Meister, conductor) with Nikolai Luganski (piano): Mendelssohn's Meeresstille und Glückliche Fahrt Overture ("Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage"), Prokofief's Piano Concerto No. 3, and Mozart's Symphony No. 40 - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Phil Perry - Birchmere
• the Second City (improv) - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Soundconnection - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD]
• Super City, Greasy Hands, and the Solicitors - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Tank and Jazzy Blu - Howard Theatre
• Tessellations, EMMA, and Stephen Lee - Epicure Café [11104 Lee Highway, Fairfax, VA]
• Thad Wilson Quartet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Triumphant Trumpets: Jon Faddis, Terell Stafford, Lew Soloff - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Vocal Arts DC: soprano Natalie Conte and baritone Matthew Morris with pianist Dr. R. Timothy McReynolds - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• the War on Drugs and White Laces - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Yarn - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]


Saturday, 19 April 2014 [link to this day]

• 3 Easy Payments, Among the Many, For the Kids, Bus Stop Bells, and 23:37 - Empire (formerly Jaxx) (1 PM Matinee Show)
• the 70s Soul Tour with the Whispers, the Stylistics, Dramatics, and Howard Hewett - Meyerhoff Symphony Hall [1212 Cathedral St, Baltimore, MD]
• Andrew W.K. (solo), Adam Warrock, and Rare Candy - Black Cat (Mainstage - AwesomeCon-cert)
• Antigone Rising and the Zen Monkeys - Jammin' Java (Early show - 6 PM)
• Atlas Road Crew, Mega Band, and the Beanstalk Library - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• Badfish (Sublime tribute) and Dale & the Z-Dubs - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Borracho, Valley of the Sun, and Cortez - Velvet Lounge
• Bree & the Whatevers and Mike P. Ryan - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
Broccoli City Festival: - St. Elizabeth East Gateway Pavilion [1100 Alabama Ave SE, WDC]
• Burn the Ballroom (CD Release Concert) - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
Cadaver Dogs - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore) NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Carl Cox, Nic Fanciulli, and Saeed Younan - Echo Stage [2135 Queens Chapel Road NE, WDC] (Glow)
• Carrie Manolakos, Gideon Grove, and Margot MacDonald - the Hamilton
• Charm City Devils, Bad Seed Rising, Victims of Experience, and Fundamentals - Baltimore SoundStage
• Clenched Fist (Sepultura tribute ft. members of Pig Destroyer, Misery Index, ex-Dying Fetus), Fulgora, Without Sympathy, and Human Shield - Ottobar (Baltimore) (Downstairs Upstairs and Free)
• Cleve Francis - Birchmere
• Cloud Cult - 6th & I
• Comedy at the Kennedy Center: Gary Gulman and Nik Oldershaw - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
Delbert McClinton - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis) POSTPONED
• the Dreamscapes Project (final show), ilyAIMY, Crooked Crow, Cassandra Syndrome, and SuperBob - State Theatre
• Drop Electric, the Water, Joseph & the Beasts, and Time Columns - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• the Duskwhales, Stephen Lee, Red Sammy, A Different Kind of War, and Whitman - the Lab [1819 Crestwood Drive, Alexandria, VA] (Acoustic show in the Lounge @ the Lab)
the EduSerc Awards - Strathmore (Music Center) NO LONGER ON VENUE WEB SITE
• Folk Soul Revival - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Indigo Girls - Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts [801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD] - sold out
• International Soul Society Festival: Urban Arts Festival and Dance Competition - U St Music Hall (2 PM Afternoon Show)
• Jacques Greene and Tittsworth with Kozee - U St Music Hall (Late show - 10 PM)
• Local H and Crook & Pony - DC9 (Early show - 6 PM)
• Los Amigos Invisibles, Ocho de Bastos, DJ Afro, and Thomas Blondet - Howard Theatre
• Lotus and Zoogma - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Maryland Opera Studio: Die Fledermaus - Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at University of Maryland [Stadium Drive at Route 193, College Park, MD]
• Melodime, Nelo, and the Novel Ideas - Jammin' Java (Late show - 10 PM)
• Mundy, DATES (aka DeenaOH & co), and Mary Ocher - Comet Ping Pong
• National Symphony Orchestra (Cornelius Meister, conductor) with Nikolai Luganski (piano): Mendelssohn's Meeresstille und Glückliche Fahrt Overture ("Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage"), Prokofief's Piano Concerto No. 3, and Mozart's Symphony No. 40 - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• Nemesisters, Blood Horses, Fainting Spellss, and Arab Spring - Holy Underground [2021 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Nicholas Phillips (pianist) - American Vernacular: New Music for Solo Piano - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Old Lines, Criminal Code, and WarXGames - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Pentagram, Coke Bust, Satan's Satyrs, and Unholy Thoughts - American University [4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, WDC] (Mary Graydon Center Tavern)
• the Pietasters and Caz & the Day Laborers - DC Brau [3178-B Bladensburg Rd NE, WDC]
• Poor Old Shine - IOTA Club & Café
• the Revivalists, Moon Taxi, and B Side Shuffle - 9:30 Club
• Saint Diablo, Pain!, Hellpie, and Southern Slop - Q Ball Café [960 Bragg Rd, Fredericksburg, VA]
• the Second City (improv) - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Shane Gamble's Record Release Party - Open Road Grill & Icehouse [8100 Lee Hwy #100, Falls Church, VA]
• Silent on Fifth Street, Louder Than Quiet, Ordinary Bones, I Against Eye, You're Right?, Turn Up or Die, Schroeder & His Brillo-Pad, and Ashes of Rebirth - the Pinch [3548 14th St NW, WDC] (4 PM afternoon show)
• Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• the Stents, the Idle Gossip, and Sick Thoughts - Golden West Cafe (Baltimore) (Atomic Books' Baltimore Garage Rock Showcase)
• Steve & Annie Sidley - the Hamilton (Free Loft Show - 10:30 PM)
• Sunwolf, Rye Coalition, Loud Boyz, and Total Slacker - Rock & Roll Hotel (Note: Rye Coalition cancelled.)
• Triumphant Trumpets: Jon Faddis, Terell Stafford, Tom Williams - Blues Alley (Two shows)


Sunday, 20 April 2014 [link to this day]

• America Hearts and the Good Graces - Galaxy Hut
• Black Twig Pickers - Dollhouse [Madison St NW, WDC]
• the Blues Alley Youth Orchestra - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Bob Mintzer & Andrew White (saxophones) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Brad Linde's Underwater Ghost with special guest Erika Dohi - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Caleb Stine, Will Stratton, Sweet Saro, and 20,000 - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Chicago Underground Duo - Bohemian Caverns [2001 11th Street, WDC]
• the Coathangers, Chain & the Gang, Audacity, and DJ Kid Congo Powers & DJ Baby Alcatraz - Comet Ping Pong
• Dave Jones (the Caribbean) and Sansyou - Black Squirrel [2427 18th St NW, WDC]
• Feed God Cabbage, Poor Mans Copyright, and Nefarious Characters - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Gospel Brunch featuring the Gospel Persuaders - the Hamilton (10 AM, 12:30 PM, & 3 PM)
• Hivelords, Sadgiqacea, Horde of the Eclipse, Barbelith, and Dweller in the Valley - Club K [2101 Maryland Ave, Baltimore, MD]
• Hollywood Blanks, Conveyor, and Goblin Mold - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Hot Hymns, Sun Cycle, and Romaine & Lettuce - Velvet Lounge (Presented by Church Night)
• Hotel California (Eagles tribute) - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Howard Gospel Brunch featuring the Harlem Gospel Choir - Howard Theatre (1 PM Show)
• Local H, the Matrimonials, and Sr. - Metro Gallery (Baltimore) (HFS Easter Party)
• Omar S, Chris Burns, R& B aka Rosario and Benoit - Dirty Bar [1223 Connecticut Ave NW, WDC] (Love Always Detroit - Part I, starts at 2 PM)
Reggae Fest: Machet, Anjahla, Footwerk, Idor, & Dutty Bookman - Fillmore Silver Spring
• Stout, Twitching Tongues, King Nine, Backhand, and Piece Keeper - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• These Future Saints, Cake & Calculus, the Moonbees, and Red States - IOTA Club & Café
• Tycho and Gardens & Villa - 9:30 Club - sold out
• William Fitzsimmons and Ben Sollee - Howard Theatre


Monday, 21 April 2014 [link to this day]

• 5 Seconds of Summer - Fillmore Silver Spring
• the 9 Songwriter Series benefits Ted Garber & Family - featuring Justin Trawick, Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer, Luke Brindley, Mike Clem, Todd Wright, Mary Ann Redmond, Faraway, & Victoria Vox - Jammin' Java (Rescheduled from 3/3/14)
• 98 Rock's "Noise in the Basement" Live - Ottobar (Baltimore)
• Airmen of Note (jazz ensemble of the United States Air Force) - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage)
• Alex Parez and David Curtin - Galaxy Hut
• Alter Bridge and Monster Truck - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore) - sold out
• Augustin Hadelich (violin), Joyce Yang (piano), and Pablo Sainz Villegas (guitar): Tango, Song, & Dance - Kennedy Center (Terrace Theater)
• the Bachelor Boys - IOTA Club & Café
• Bastard Cult, Pure Disgust, and the Sniffs - Smash! Records [2314 18th St NW, WDC]
• Black Alley: Groove Live! - Rams Head Center Stage (Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD)
• Boy George - 9:30 Club
• Chiodos, Emarosa, Our Last Night, and 68 - Baltimore SoundStage
• Cruel Hand, Common Ground, Distances, and Queensway - Charm City Art Space (Baltimore)
• Dan Croll and Panama Wedding - Rock & Roll Hotel
• Gloom, Heron, and Dreaded - CD Cellar [2607 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA]
• Iced Earth, Sabaton, Revamp, and A Sound of Thunder - Empire (formerly Jaxx)
• Ignatz and Kuschty Rye Ergot - Golden West Cafe (Baltimore)
• Marshall Crenshaw - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Milk Carton Kids - Wolf Trap (the Barns)
• Mincemeat or Tenspeed, Spiritual Recess, Rosemary Arp, and Radiator Greys - MIGBar/Dr Clock's Nowhere Bar [2226 18th St NW, WC] (Presented by Select DC)
• My Darling Clementine - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Peabody Jazz Students: Kevin Clark (guitar), Joel Nygren (organ), Jonathan Baez (drums) - An die Musik LIVE [409 North Charles St, Second Floor, Baltimore, MD]
• Slow Children, Endless Bummer, Assless Chaps, Friendbeast, and Sirhan Sirhan - the Gold Bar [1910 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD]
• Trio Vera - Blues Alley (Two shows)
• Washington, D.C. International Music Festival - Kennedy Center (Concert Hall)
• William Fitzsimmons and Jake Phillips - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)


Tuesday, 22 April 2014 [link to this day]

• the 9 Songwriters Series: Justin Trawick, Molly Hagen, Ruut, Jacqueline Francis, Tiffany Thompson, Levi Stephens, Daniel Cohn, Elyse Krachman, Andrea Pais - IOTA Club & Café
• Alejandro Escovedo & the Sensitive Boys with Amy Cook - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Baths, Young Fathers, and P. Morris - U St Music Hall (Early show - 7 PM)
• Buggaboo - Hill Country Live [410 7th St NW, WDC]
• Christina Perri and Birdy - 9:30 Club - sold out
• Conservatory Project: students from Northwestern University's Bienen School of Music - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• Craig Gildner Trio Blue Sky 5 - Twins Jazz (Two shows)
• Dirty Destroyers Orchestra, Wreck Loose, and Jackson Fire Band - Velvet Lounge
• Indigo Girls and Shirlette Ammons - Birchmere
• Musiq Soulchild and Jupitr - Baltimore SoundStage
• Raheem DeVaughn, Ayanna Gregory, Angela Seales, and Dee-1 - Howard Theatre (Act on Climate Tour)
• Robbie Fulks and Patrick Park - Jammin' Java
• Stoic Violence, NO, Red Death, and Collusion - the Rocketship [1223 Decatur St. NW, WDC]
• Taking Back Sunday and the Used - Fillmore Silver Spring - sold out
• Tall Tall Trees and Heidemann - Electric Maid [268 Carroll St NW, WDC]
• Texas In July, Structures, Erra, Elitist, and Demeanor - Ottobar (Baltimore)


Wednesday, 23 April 2014 [link to this day]

• Avers, the Jackfields, and the Beanstalk Library - Black Cat (Backstage)
• Black Dice, Wolf Eyes, Nautical Almanac, and Odwalla88 - Current Gallery [421 N Howard St, Baltimore, MD]
• blessthefall, Silverstein, the Amity Affliction, Secrets, and Heartist - Baltimore SoundStage
• Chicago Underground Duo - Wind-Up Space (Baltimore)
• Claude VonStroke, DJ Baronhawk, and Vanniety Kills - U St Music Hall
• Conservatory Project: students from Eastmen School of Music - Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage - in the Terrace Theater)
• Dopapod and Moogatu - Gypsy Sally's [3401 K St NW, WDC]
• East Ghost, Humble Fire, Nighttime Adventure Society, and She Pope - Velvet Lounge
• Edwin McCain Trio with Marc Bryan - Rams Head Tavern (Annapolis)
• Elijah Jamal Balbed - Anacostia Arts Center [1231 Good Hope Rd SE, WDC] (LIVE Wednesdays)
• Hilary Hahn (violin) - Strathmore (Music Center)
• Johnnyswim and Liz Longley - Birchmere
• Lacuna Coil, Kyng, Eve to Adam, and Cilver - Rams Head Live! (Baltimore)
• Medlow (album release), the Baby Grand, and Kenny Kohlhaas - Jammin' Java
• Memphis Gold, Jay Summerour, and Howlin' at the Moon - Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club [7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD] (A Benefit Concert for Big Brothers - Big Sisters)
• Nasar Abadey & Super Nova (drums) - Blues Alley (Two shows)
Nightmare Boyzzz, the Ar-Kaics, and Teen Liver - Comet Ping Pong CANCELLED
• Piotr Pakhomkin, classical guitar (Artist-In-Residence) - Strathmore (Mansion)
• Pree, Native America, and the Sea Life - the Dunes [1402 Meridian Place NW, WDC]
• Sunhound - Sidebar Tavern (Baltimore)
• Tech N9ne & Freddie Gibbs with special guests Krizz Kaliko, Jarren Benton, Psych Ward Druggies & Cynical Minded, and Mental Stamina, Cynical Minded, and Mental Stamina - Howard Theatre
• Total Slacker, Weekends, Sun Club, and Raindeer - Metro Gallery (Baltimore)
• USAF Airmen of Note with Saxophonist Bob Mintzer - Woodrow Wilson Plaza [1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW, WDC]
• Victor Provost Synthesis Quartet - Twins Jazz (Two shows)