FRIDAY: The Maryland Doom Fest kicks off at Café 611 in Frederick with The Skull, Unorthodox, Weed Is Weed, and more. Chin-yer & That Planet play rock, reggae, and soul at Power Plant Live with Bumpin' Uglies, The Substance, and more. Negative Space Studios throw a six-year anniversary party at The Crown with music from Sherman Whips, Little Leaguer, and Heavy Friends. Mark Sultan (of King Khan & BBQ Show) plays the Metro Gallery with Dirty Fences, Lazlo Lee & The Motherless Children, and more. Local garage rockers The Stents play the Sidebar with The Delusionaires and The Plurals featuring City Paper contributor Rachel Anne Warren. The Creative Alliance at The Patterson hosts Baltimore activist and singer Lea Gilmore's Big Fat Blues Cabaret. California ska band Voodoo Glow Skulls play the Ottobar with Slow Children. Don't miss: The Windup Space hosts Sound Ceremony, a night of obscure vinyl spun by New Age Hillbilly, Dr. Tuborg, and Tyler Quinn, with live sets by Hollywood Blanks, Old Indian, and more.