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Within the past few years, the D.C. punk scene has ceded a lot of turf to gentrification. If you are young and a musician, you won’t find a cheap place to live in Mount Pleasant. If you want to rock out in an intimate venue that doesn’t sell beer or fill up with cigarette smoke, your options are limited. Church-basement shows are mostly a thing of the past, and the beloved Wilson Center is gone for good. One of the few places left that punks get to take over is Fort Reno in tony Tenley. And there’s no greater rite of summer than Fugazi at Fort Reno. All of the band’s shows there have been transcendent: for its battles with skinheads and frat boys, for its battles with nature, for its battles with feedbacky mikes and the occasional wayward radio station. But also because when Ian MacKaye gives up the mike on “Suggestion,” when Guy Picciotto lets his limbs go and just dances, when the crowd gives Joe Lally his due—D.C. doesn’t feel like a place just for developers. Fugazi plays with Quix*o*tic at 7:15 p.m. at Fort Reno Park, Chesapeake Street and Nebraska Avenue NW. Free. (202) 550-7393. (Jason Cherkis)