Dick Dale and Jimmy Dale at Rams Head Tavern in Annapolis on Aug. 30. 410-268-4545 or ramsheadonstage.com.

Franz Ferdinand, Weezer, Blink-182, Public Enemy and numerous other groups perform at Virgin Mobile's "Freefest" on Aug. 30. 410-547-7328 or virginmobilefestival.com or ticketmaster.com.

The Killers at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia on Aug. 31. 410-547-7328 or ticketmaster.com.

Pet Shop Boys at D.A.R. Constitution Hall in Washington on Sept. 3. 410-547-7328 or ticketmaster.com.

Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band at Nissan Pavilion on Sept. 3 and 5. 410-547-7328 or ticketmaster.com.

Counting Crows with Michael Franti and Spearhead at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia on Sept. 5. 410-547-7328 or ticketmaster.com.

Marty Stuart at Rams Head Tavern in Annapolis on Sept. 6. 410-268-4545 or ramsheadonstage.com.

David Benoit at Rams Head Tavern in Annapolis on Sept. 7. 410-268-4545 or ramsheadonstage.com.

Kings of Leon at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia on Sept. 8. 410-547-7328 or ticketmaster.com.

Journey and Night Ranger at the 1st Mariner Arena on Sept. 9. 410-547-7328 or ticketmaster.com.

Eric Burdon and The Animals at Rams Head Tavern in Annapolis on Sept. 9 and 10. 410-268-4545 or ramsheadonstage.com.

Todd Rundgren performs his album A Wizard, A True Star on Sept. 10 at the Music Center at Strathmore. 301-581-5100 or strathmore.org.

Highland Heartbeat with Fiona Kennedy and Jim Malcolm at the Lyric Opera House on Sept. 11. 410-547-7328 or lyricoperahouse.com or ticketmaster.com.

"An Evening of Comedy" with Janeane Garofalo and Al Madrigal will take place at Rams Head Live on Sept. 12. 410-244-1131 or ramsheadlive.com.

Robin Trower performs at Rams Head Live on Sept. 13. 410-244-1131 or ramsheadlive.com.

Sarah Bettens (of K's Choice) at Rams Head Tavern in Annapolis on Sept. 15. 410-268-4545 or ramsheadonstage.com.

Moby at Rams Head Live on Sept. 17. 410-547-7328 or ticketmaster.com.

Livingston Taylor at Rams Head Tavern in Annapolis on Sept. 18. 410-268-4545 or ramsheadonstage.com.

Anita Baker at D.A.R. Constitution Hall in Washington on Sept. 18. 410-547-7328 or ticketmaster.com.

Secondhand Serenade, Parachute, Evan Taubenfeld & The Rust perform at Recher Theatre on Sept. 18. 410-547-7328 or ticketmaster.com.