There’s still time to nominate local icons for Best of D.C.
Superblue‘s latest soca platter, Happy Carnival, follows the same pattern as his last two releases, Bacchanal Time and Flag Party. Start off with a frenetic Trinidad and Tobago Road March-winning original (this time it’s “Signal for Lara”), throw in slick cuts by producer Eddy Grant, and finish off with an unexpected pop cover, Caribbean-lounge-style (Dr. Hook’s “Sylvia’s Mother”!). With D.C.’s own Image Band at 10 p.m. at Kilimanjaro, 1724 California St. NW. $15. (202) 328-3838. (Steve Kiviat)