Here's our round-up of the week's most notable concerts. For more shows, check out FindLocal. Ticket prices do not reflect any additional surcharges and taxes.
On Monday, the Psychedelic Furs will kickoff a two-night stint at Rams Head on Stage (both nights are $45 each).
On Tuesday, The Metal Alliance Tour — featuring Devil Driver, the Faceless and more — hits Sonar starting at 3:30 p.m. ($22). Singer-songwriter David Choi plays Baltimore Soundstage ($12/$15). Rising indie-rock act the Head and the Heart play a sold-out Rams Head Live, too.
On Wednesday, Phil Vassar begins a two-night stint at Rams Head on Stage ($56.50 each night). Nu-metal dudes Adema perform at Recher Theatre ($12/$15). Excision, the Canadian EDM DJ, headlines the X Tour at Rams Head Live ($22).
On Thursday, Kurt Vile and the Violators perform at Rams Head Live ($18). The Moveable Feast Benefit Show — featuring Bad Biology, Holy Tongues and more — takes place at Sonar ($8). Gotye performs a sold-out show at the 9:30 Club in D.C.
On Friday, rising rapper Big K.R.I.T. performs at Fillmore Silver Spring ($27). New Riders of the Purple Sage play Rams Head Live ($25). The multi-media absurdists behind Pyschic TV perform at Sonar, with special guests Celebration ($17/$19). Fatboy Slim performs at 9:30 Club ($45). We'll have a Q&A with the English DJ/producer later this week.
On Saturday, Crack the Sky and the Crack Pack Horns perform at Rams Head Live ($25/$30). California's Brown Shoe perofrms at Sonar ($12). Knives Out! perform at the Ottobar ($10). The Celtic Crossroads performs twice at Rams Head on Stage on Saturday ($39.50, each set*).
On Sunday, former New Kid on the Block Jordan Knight performs at Fillmore Silver Spring ($35). The Frankenstein Brothers (featuring ex-Guns 'N' Roses' guitarist Buckethead) perform at Rams Head Live ($22/$25). Slaughterhouse — rap's supergroup of B-listers Joe Budden, Joell Ortiz, Crooked I and Royce da 5'9" — headlines Baltimore Soundstage ($25).
Note: The first Celtic Crossroads set begins at 4:30 p.m. and it's an all-ages set. The second set, kicking off at 8 p.m., is 21+.Copyright © 2014, The Baltimore Sun