- Marah. IOTA Club & Cafe. $15. +21
- Victor Wooten. 9:30 Club. $25. All ages.
- Color School, the Walkaways, Round About. The Red and The Black. $5. +21
- Eric Roberson w/ Jay Hayden. The Birchmere. $29.50
- The Ash Lovelies and Friends. The Velvet Lounge. $8. +21
- XIB, ABM. Le Pearl Ballroom. All ages.
- Alpha Dog Blues Band, Mike Lapadula and the Lost Souls. Bangkok Blues. Call for price.
- “The Chug Lyfe Tour.” Molotov Solution, Dr. Acula, I Declare War, Monsters. Jaxx. $12. All ages.
- Gregory Isaacs and Live Wyya Band w/ Jay Aar, Image Band. Zanzibar. $30
- Delta Spirit w/ Ezra Furman and the Harpoons, the Romany Rye. 9:30 Club. $15. All ages.
- The Sound of Machines, Railsplitter, Sharkopath. The Velvet Lounge. $8. +21
- The Shirks w/ Nobunny, Deathrats. Black Cat. $10. All ages.
- Bill Kirchen & the Hammer of the Honky Tonk Gods w/ Maryann Price & the Trio Del Rio. The Birchmere. $25
- Juston Stens, Brass Bed, Atlantic/Pacific. The Red and The Black. $8. +21
- Kids. DC9. $6. +21
- Lionize, INCWELL and the FreeWorld Band. Rock and Roll Hotel. $10. All ages.
- The Unthanks w/ Colleen and Paul. IOTA Club & Cafe. $15. +21
- Let’s Talk Money. Jaxx. $12. All ages.
- Mike Terpak Blues Explosion, Shotgun Ride. Bangkok Blues. Call for price.
- A Capital Fourth. West Lawn of U.S. Capital. Free
- Rare Essence w/ Bela Dona. Zanzibar. $10.
- “The Big Boom” w/ Fort Knox Five, See-I, Nappy Riddem. U Street Music Hall. $10. +18
- Justin Jones w/ Sarah White, Josh Read. IOTA Club & Cafe. $10. +21
Marah photo via Myspace