For more info about upcoming shows — free, kid- and date-friendly, or otherwise — see our Summer Music Guide.

  • Cricket Fusion Quartet. 1905. Call for price.
  • Jonathan Coulton, Chelsea Lee. Birchmere. $29.50. All ages.
  • Deleted Scenes, The XYZ Affair, Casper Bangs. Black Cat Backstage. $8. All ages.
  • Dick Morgan. Blues Alley. $25.
  • Buster Brown and The Get Down. Cafe Martini. Call for price.
  • Tally Hall, Malbec, Prabir & the Substitutes. DC9. $12. +18.
  • Pree, Dead Heart Bloom, Tripp. IOTA Club & Cafe. $12. +21.
  • NSO: “Nights at the Movies: A Night on the Red Carpet.” Kennedy Center Concert Hall. $20–$65.
  • Berklee College of Music: Liz Longley. Kennedy Center Terrace Theater. Free.
  • Old Crow Medicine Show. Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. $25.
  • Toad the Wet Sprocket, Eddie From Ohio. National Harbor. $16.50-$35.
  • The Jones, The Known Unknowns, The Very Small. Rock & Roll Hotel. $8. All ages.
  • Maryland Deathfest Pre-fest show w/ Ghoul. Sonar. $10. All ages.
  • Roger Clyne & the Peacemakers, Dead Rock West. The State Theatre. $15.
  • Hopewell, The Flying Eyes, Bad Liquor Pond. The Talking Head. $10.
  • Fight the Bear, The Blue Line, Imaginary Friends. Velvet Lounge. $8. +21.

Photo of the XYZ Affair by Kyle Gustafson, via MySpace.