Comet Ping Pong 5037 Connecticut Ave. NW, Washington, DC, United States

Italian band Messa makes music that is a mix of progressive, metal, punk, dark ambient, jazz, and blues to effectively create a sense of doom. Maggot Heart, a rock band […]

Cat Empire

9:30 Club 815 V St. NW, Washington, DC

Australian jazz/funk band Cat Empire are taking their brand new line-up of musicians and studio album (EP Owl) on the road this fall for a 28-date tour of North America. When they arrive in D.C. funk rock band High Fade will open. Tickets: $35


Black Cat

Formed in 1990 in Chicago, Tortoise is an instrumental quintet whose music nods to dub, rock, jazz, and electronica. The event will also feature guitarist and composer Basic, also known as Nick Millevoi. Tickets: $30  

Butcher Brown

The Atlantis 2047 9th St NW, Washington, D.C.

This five-piece band blends jazz and hip-hop with elements of funk, soul, and rock. Tickets: $22


The Atlantis 2047 9th St NW, Washington, D.C.

Bassist Adam Neely and drummer Shawn Crowder make up the electrojazz duo Sungazer. Jazz-meets-pop musician SIRINTIP also performs. Tickets: $25