The Wilson Center has been a locus of activity in the city’s countercultural history for the last two decades. It was a place where punk rebels and go-go crews cultivated their arts and scenes. Today, it’s also a space where local Latino culture can define itself, and it continues to be a focal point in a neighborhood where cultural and economic contrast and flux are the constants. Tonight’s show features a new generation of upstarts, prominently Raw Image, a young guitar-driven Southwest go-go group that’s ambitious and mobile enough to bring the party up the coast. Mount Pleasant’s All Scars will mount their aggro experimental funk assault with a special guest, a young Dominican merengue singer and boy about town, Roberto Sanchez. DJs from the Youth Radio D.C. program, spoken-word performer Jackie Vé#lez, and the guitar punk of the Savage Boys and Girls Club will confirm that this bill is one of ambitious, challenging diversity. At 8 p.m. at the Wilson Center, 15th & Irving Sts. NW. $6 (proceeds benefit Centro De Arte). (202) 986-4953. (John Dugan)

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