August 22-28 in nightlife: Train & Maroon 5, Future Islands, Silopanna Music Festival
Sharon Jones performing at SXSW last year
On Monday, The Get Down, 701 South Bond Street, hosts its wweekly party Happy Mondays! $2 domestics all night. 8 p.m. Free. Also: Kid Rock and Sheryl Crow, one of those concert duos we're seeing this summer, performs at Jiffy Lube Live. 7 p.m. Tickets start at $31.50
On Tuesday, the Out Of Your Head Collective performs at their Tuesday gig at the Windup Space, 12 W. North Ave. 9:30 p.m. Free.
On Wednesday, Maroon 5 and Train, who headlined this year's Preakness Infield, perform at Merriweather Post Pavilion, 10475 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia. Gavin DeGraw, who was not expected to appear after he suffered an assault earlier this month, will in fact open the show. 5:30 p.m. $40.50.
On Thursday, the four-day Baltimore Independent Music and and Arts Festival starts with performances at the Ottobar, the Depot, the Windup Space, and Sidebar. A full schedule of performances is here. One day passes are $15; four-day passes are $39.
On Friday, Dan Deacon, Future Islands, What Cheer? Brigade, Ed Schrader's Music Beat perform an outdoor show at Current Gallery's back lot, 421 N. Howard. 6 p.m. $10. Beware: there are 350 tickets available. Also: Chuck Brown, who shows no signs of retiring, celebrates his 75th birthday with a party at the 9:30 club hosted by Bootsy Collins. 9 p.m. $30.
On Saturday,Sharon Jones, Trombone Shorty, and Matt & Kim, among others, perform at the inaugural Silopanna Music Festival. A full schedule of performances is here. Expect an interview with Jones later this week. The festival starts at noon at the Anne Arundel Fairgrounds at 1450 Generals Highway in Crownsville. Tickets start at $39.50.
On Sunday, Journey performs at Jiffy Lube Live, 7800 Cellar Door Drive , Bristow. 7 p.m. Tickets start at $25.