wears scuzzy, old school soul as comfortably as a cheap suit at the Metro Gallery. The
, presumably named after the local grocery store, plays the Sidebar with
. Indie-folk combo the
is at the Windup Space with
Food Will Win the War
may treat the Ottobar to a cover of "Love in an Elevator."
All-female hip-hop band
Mzery Loves Company
hits the Ottobar with
holds an album-release party at An die Musik.
still remind people of the Smashing Pumpkins at Rams Head Live. Red Maple's weekly Visionnaire party welcomes Basque
to America. The
gaze at their shoes at the Sidebar with
Donna the Buffalo
brings zydeco to the Recher Theatre. Canadian power-pop institution
plays backstage at the Black Cat in Washington, D.C.
Morgan State University's homecoming concert features a killer bill of current urban-radio hitmakers
pays tribute to Antonio Carlos Jobim at Creative Alliance at the Patterson. Local alt rappers
A Cool Stick
plays the 8x10 with
Tessa Souter Trio
performs vocal jazz at An die Musik. 98 Rock presents strip club-loving Chad Kroeger disciples
My Darkest Days
at Rams Head Live. Rhode Island frat-rap sensation
headlines Baltimore Soundstage.
The Eubie Blake National Jazz Institute and Cultural Center holds a concert to celebrate
Dr. Joseph D. Howell
and his new album,
Jazz Clarinet Now
All that jazz all over town tonight:
at the Towson Unitarian Universalist Church,
Jeff Antoniuk and the Jazz Update
at An die Musik, the
Dave Janesh Trio
at Joe Squared Station North, and
Joe Falero and DC Latin Jazz All Stars
at the Patterson. Turbo Negro tribute band
play the Sidebar with
. Boston duo
plays the Soft House. Deep cut-friendly cover band
celebrates 25 years together at the Recher Theatre.
plays the One Night One Show One Cause benefit for the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center at the Lyric Opera House. The
Brentano String Quartet
plays works by Haydn and Brahms at the Johns Hopkins University Shriver Hall.
, who once toured the country with a kick drum that belongs to the Short List, plays the Metro Gallery with
Dark Dark Dark
and the wildly inventive
plays a CD-release party at the Ottobar with
For the Weakened
Phil Ravita Jazz Band
looks back on the jazz of 1959 in a free show at An die Musik.
make new jazz at the Windup Space.
, who won an Oscar for his work on the film
, plays Rams Head Live.
98 Rock's Noise in the Basement showcases local bands at Baltimore Soundstage. Veteran punk bassist
plays his thunder broom backstage at the Black Cat in Washington.
brings less rock, more talk to the Ottobar. The
performs music for saxophone and voice at An die Musik. One-time blues-guitar prodigy all-grown-up
plays Baltimore Soundstage. Rap/rock one-hit-wonders of 2008
hilariously continue to exist at the Recher Theatre. Tonight's
Out Of Your Head
lineup at the Windup Space includes John Dierker.
Philadelphia rhyme animal and former Roc-A-Fella star
keeps it flowin' at the 5 Seasons.
Earth Entertainment presents the Next Up Artist Showcase at Baltimore Soundstage.
sings the blues at Joe Squared Inner Harbor. Charm City indie superstars
plays a sold-out show at the 9:30 Club in Washington.
The Windup Space holds the Baltimore Electronic Music 2012 Fallfest Concert, featuring the
, and more.
IN THE WINGS:
heads to Baltimore Soundstage on Nov. 6. (For more information, visit baltimoresoundstage.com or call  244-0057.) Psych-rock founding father
will teach the kids how it's done at the Ottobar on Nov. 11. (For more information, visit theottobar.com or call  662-0069.) And whoever calls themselves the
now will be needing your skull at the Recher Theatre on Dec. 6. (For more information, visit rechertheatre.com or call  337-7178.)