performs at Club K with
The Lilly Kills
. British folk band
headline the Ottobar. Local art rock band
plays the Sidebar with
throw around some loose language at the Ottobar. Some real potty mouths, Detroit's
, plays the Sidebar. Country star
plays summer anthems like "Water" and "River Bank" at Merriweather Post Pavilion.
explores Latin and gypsy jazz sounds at The Cabaret at Germano's. Annapolis-based singer-songwriter
performs at Joe Squared. North Carolina sextet
plays Café 611 in Frederick. Electro-pop duo
plays Club K with
, a new Washington, D.C. trio featuring members of Faraquet and Deleted Scenes, plays the Windup Space with
My Gold Mask
Baltimore psychedelic bliss rockers
celebrate the release of their new album at the 8x10 with
Rufus Roundtree & TheB'More Brass Factory
. Jazz pianist
also holds a release party, for his new album
, at An die Musik Live. Georgia metal band
plays the Sidebar. Alt-rock cover band
plays the Fishhead Cantina in Arbutus.
The School of Rock Baltimore
holds a showcase at the Ottobar with tributes to Pearl Jam and Sun Records.
Bastards of Reality
play Black Sabbath classics at the Metro Gallery. The 5th Dimension in the H&H Building hosts a BYOB party with great local bands
, a rapper who recently stated, "I don't want black people at my events anymore, because black people are cowards" in a Gawker editorial about the black community's response to the Donald Sterling controversy, performs at the Metro Gallery. New Wave of British Heavy Metal vets
headlines Fishhead Cantina. Local rapper
collaborates with the band
at the 8x10.
Lafayette Gilchrist and the New Volcanoes
return to one of their favorite haunts, the Windup Space. Country icon
performs at the Merriweather Post Pavilion with
Alison Krauss and Union Station
and great upstart singer-songwriter
Baltimore chamber opera company
Rhymes With Opera
concludes its 2013-2014 season with the premiere of Erik Spangler's latest work in an outdoor performance at Gwynns Falls Leakin Park.
Long-running underground rap group
People Under The Stairs
headline the Metro Gallery with local openers
. Indie pop band
play the Ottobar with Queens-based singer-songwriter
(not to be confused with John Waters).
, a finalist on the NBC singing competition
, performs at Baltimore Soundstage with
. The reggae/rock band
will perform at Pier Six Pavilion with
. Popular YouTube performers
Sandy and Richard Riccardi
perform at The Cabaret at Germano's. The Creative Alliance at the Patterson hosts
's tribute to John Coltrane and Eric Dolphy. Orlando alt-rockers
Blaine The Mono
plays Fishhead Cantina with
The Faceless One
An die Musik Live holds a Father's Day concert featuring father and son collaborations including
Warren Wolf Jr.
Warren Wolf Sr.
John Lamkin II
John Lamkin III
The Cabaret at Germano's hosts an evening with veteran sideman
. Georgia sludge band
headlines the Metro Gallery. Virginia Beach hardcore band
plays the Charm City Art Space with
Philly emo band
plays the Metro Gallery with
Tiny Moving Parts
performs at The Cabaret at Germano's.
Teavolve Café & Lounge's Ear Candy showcase hosts
, a Baltimore native who's worked with numerous superstars as a producer and songwriter, and recently released his own album,
Enter The Dynasty
The Out Of Your Head Collective
, usually holding its nights of avant garde improv on Tuesday nights at the Windup Space, moves to Wednesday for one week.
kicks off a tour dedicated to the memory of founding member Robert "Bob 2" Casale.
IN THE WINGS:
Queens Of The Stone Age
, still touring in support of 2013's
, will headline Merriweather Post Pavilion on July 17, with
opening. (For more information, visit merriweathermusic.com or call  715-5550.) The announced headliners for this year's Artscape, July 18 through 20, include
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings
. (For more information, visit artscape.org.) Arizona cowpunks
are coming to Baltimore Soundstage on Aug. 4. (For more information, visit baltimoresoundstage.com or call  244-0057.)