There’s still time to nominate local icons for Best of D.C.

Fleshing out the sound of everyone from House of Freaks to Gutterball to various contributors to the recent Gram Parsons tribute seems to have reawakened the somnolent Silos; the countrified Virginia (via Gainesville and Manhattan) band is leaving its major-label trauma behind and taking its down-home post-punk back to the circuit that originally sustained it. With Yellowcake at 9:30 p.m. at the 9:30 Club, 930 F St. NW. $9. (202) 393-0930. (MJ)