There’s still time to nominate local icons for Best of D.C.
Like a lot of Teenbeat cutey-pop, at its most indulgent, Blast Off Country Style can make your teeth hurt. But when this local quartet—not exactly a country or even a space-rock band—gets it right, its fizzy pop really is a blast. With Ex Atari Kid and Labradford at 8:30 p.m. at the Black Cat, 1831 14th St. NW. $5. (202) 667-7960. (MJ)