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Gabrielle Goodman, Knolly Moles, The Bridge, Stone Hill All Stars, and more

WEDNESDAY:

At the Graves

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, a local trio featuring members of Revolta and Dry Clouds, play the Sidebar with Philadelphia's

Bardus

.

THURSDAY:

Gabrielle Goodman

, who's sung backup for stars like Patti Labelle and Mary J. Blige, performs songs from her latest solo release,

Spiritual Tapestry

, at the Reginald F. Lewis Museum. Ohio metal band the

Beast And His Image

plays the Sidebar with

Conquerors

and

Consumed with Hatred

. Local bands

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Golden Gurls

and

Your Solar

, both friends of the Short List, play the Ottobar.

Don't miss:

Greg Fox

of Guardian Alien, a New York-based musician who's played with Baltimore acts like Dan Deacon and Teeth Mountain, performs compositions from his new album,

Mitral Transmission

, at the Red Room, with

Twig Harper

and

Carly Ptak

opening.

FRIDAY:

One Koast Entertainment kicks off the first Frozen Harbor Music Festival at Rams Head Live, with

Higher Education

, the

Knolly Moles

,

Little Bird

, and more. Texas quintet the

Unlikely Candidates

play their burgeoning radio hit "Follow My Feet" at the Ottobar with openers the

Vagabonds

. Talking Heads tribute band

Psycho Killers

will burn (or Byrne) down the house at the 8x10. Brooklyn EDM band

Savoy

headlines Baltimore Soundstage with the fancy light show of their Get Lazer'd Tour. The Creative Alliance at the Patterson celebrates Nina Simone's birthday, with

Maysa

paying tribute to the high priestess of soul. The trio of

Duncan Moore

/

Morgan Evans-Weiler

/

Jesse Collins

improvises at the Red Room. Brooklyn drone artist

Insect Ark

plays the Sidebar with

Barbelith

and

Terence Hannum

.

Don't miss:

Sex Gender

(featuring members of Baklavaa and Wet Brain) performs at Isis in the Copycat Building with

Weekends

and

Wildhoney

.

SATURDAY:

The

Bridge

plays Baltimore Soundstage's Concert for Hope 8 benefit with

Hippy Sheiks

. The band

goatFISH

rocks out at Teavolve Café & Lounge, with group members

Mosno

and

Sahffi

also performing solo sets.

Mark Whiskey and the Sours

play rockabilly at Joe Squared. Midtown BBQ & Brew's music event GALLOP returns with performances by

Marian McLaughlin

,

Zimby

, and some Short List friends, the unique rapper/drummer duo

Yellow North

.

Splintered Sunlight

plays some tunes by the band that inspired their name, the Grateful Dead, at the 8x10. Self-described "rhythm section with vocals"

New Turks

play the Sidebar with

Arab Spring

. Long-running Long Island death-metal band

Suffocation

headlines the Metro Gallery. Keytar innovator

Edgar Winter

performs at Rams Head Center Stage at Maryland Live Casino in Hanover. It's a white Saturday in Washington as

White Lies

headline the 9:30 Club and

White Denim

plays the Black Cat.

Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons

, who recently celebrated the 50th anniversary of their formation, perform at the Hippodrome.

Don't miss:

The Frozen Harbor Music Festival wraps up at Rams Head Live with a diverse lineup of local acts like

Pasadena

, the

Grilled Lincolns

,

Billy Lyve

, and

ONLY

.

SUNDAY:

The

Stone Hill All Stars

begin an informal residence at the Patterson Theatre with a night of arrangements of songs by local songwriting heavyweights. NBC a cappella reality competition

The Sing-Off

brings its first concert tour to Baltimore Soundstage. Local quartet

Carry the Banner

, who took the name of its latest EP,

I'm No Hero, I'm Just Bad with Matches

, from an episode of

Boy Meets World

, performs at the Ottobar with

Highest Honor

and

Bad Case of Big Mouth

.

Don't miss:

Baltimore future folk band

Other Colors

return from a tour of the deep South with a show at the Gold Bar with

Smoke Bellow

and

Cigarette

.

MONDAY:

The wonderfully named Long Island emo band

Iron Chic

plays the Windup Space with

Dead Mechanical

and

Sinclair

.

Justin Timberlake

performs the hits from his first two albums and the underwhelming filler from his last two albums at the Verizon Center in Washington.

TUESDAY: Young the Giant

, one of the most popular bands on alt-rock radio with the word "the" in the middle of a three-word name, headlines Rams Head Live with

Cayucas

opening.

WEDNESDAY: That 1 Guy

, a Las Vegas-based musician who plays solo (obviously) with a variety of homemade instruments, performs at the 8x10.

Don't miss:

Local experimental band

USSA Pleasuredome

plays the Sidebar with

Patrick McMinn

, the

Sound of Rescue

, and

Robotopotamus

.

IN THE WINGS:

Former Floetry singer and current solo star

Marsha Ambrosius

headlines Baltimore Soundstage on March 21. (For more information, visit

or call [410] 244-0057.) Veteran Athens, Ga., indie-rock group

Of Montreal

will play the Ottobar on May 10 in support of their 12th album, 2013's

Lousy with Sylvianbriar

. (For more information, visit

or call [410] 662-0069.) Teenage New Zealand pop sensation

Lorde

will headline InfieldFest at Preakness this year, May 17 at Pimlico Race Course. (For more information, visit

or call [410] 542-9400.)

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