illustrator Alex Fine) rock a Baltimore Tattoo Museum art show opening at Joe Squared at the Inner Harbor. The
David Murray Black Music Infinity Quartet
, featuring the Grammy-winning tenor saxophonist, comes to An die Musik. The
take Merriweather Post Pavilion to power-ballad heaven.
make a racket at the Sidebar. Lo-fi locals
kicks ass at the Windup Space.
Yo Mama's Big Fat Booty Band
rounds out the night’s entertainment at the 8x10.
(featuring members of Future Islands and Double Dagger) plays the CONSTRUCT art exhibition at the Metro Gallery.
, perhaps the most aptly named teen R&B sensation of all time, headlines the 92Q Summer Jam at Pier Six Pavilion.
unplugs for an acoustic set at Joe Squared Station North.
headline a heavy night at the Golden West. Atlanta singer/songwriter
is at the Recher Theatre with
Bond and Bentley
throw a CD release party at the 8x10.
play the hits that nobody who doesn’t listen to 98 Rock has ever heard at Rams Head Live. Get your indie rap fix down in Washington when
La Coka Nostra
Jedi Mind Tricks
co-headline the 9:30 Club, duddy.
Baltimore Shredfest 3 kicks off with
at the Recher Theatre. You know Axl and Slash will never share a stage again, so go ahead and bang your head with
Appetite For Destruction
at Rams Head Live.
, who are a very funny band, play with
, who definitely at least has a funny name, at the Golden West. The Southern Maryland Sun Music Fest kicks off at the Calvert County Fair Grounds with the
Kelly Bell Band
brings a little California to Washington at the 9:30 Club. How about some hardcore with
at the Ottobar?
plucks her banjo and celebrates the release of her debut album at the Windup Space.
headline the second night of the Southern Maryland Sun Music Fest at the Calvert County Fair Grounds.
, the only singer in country music who can boast a Ludacris remix, headlines Merriweather Post Pavilion with
. British jazz veterans Varyan Weston and Trevor Watts make a very special stateside appearance at the Windup Space.
Baltimore Shredfest 3 concludes with
Sky Came Burning
at the Recher Theatre.
Glen Burnie punks
are at the Sidebar with
TUESDAY: Rusted Root
gets a hippie-drum circle happening at the Recher Theatre.
make the boys swoon at Rams Head Live.
head up a quartet for the
Out Of Your Head
collective at the Windup Space.
Carrie and the Dirty Pillows
dodge buckets of blood at the Sidebar.
spins at the Joe Squared on North Avenue, and
DJ Scottie B
spins at the Joe Squared at the Inner Harbor.
Iowa psych rockers
are at the Golden West with
The Dirty Streets
is back at the Windup Space with his band
Bet The Devil
screams in your face at the Ottobar with
IN THE WINGS
are touring with Baltimore treasure
this summer, and after their first Washington show at the 9:30 Club on Aug. 17 sold out, they added a second show on Aug. 18. (For more information, visit 930.com or call  265-0930.) Sometime musical recording artist
returns to his spoken word roots at the Baltimore Soundstage on Sept. 1. (For more information, visit BaltimoreSoundstage.com or call  244-0057.) The Ottobar celebrates Skalloween with