July 26-31 in nightlife: Vans Warped, Black Eyed Peas, Dolly Parton, Motley Crue

Fergie of the Black Eyed Peas performing at 1st Mariner Arena in 2010
Fergie of the Black Eyed Peas performing at 1st Mariner Arena in 2010 (Gene Sweeney Jr.)

It's a good week for music in the region. Pretty much every day has a a major headliner perform in Baltimore or nearby. There's three country music acts (Emmylou Harris, Keith Urban, Dolly Parton), a corporate punk rock show (Vans Warped) and one that's on the indier side of things (Alphabet Bombers) and then there also shows by Black the Eyed Peas, Motley Crue and Lands & Peoples.

On Tuesday, Emmylou Harris performs at Pier Six Pavilion, 731 Eastern Ave. Look for our review tomorrow. 6 p.m. $25 - $75.Also: Vans Warped Tour hits Merriweather Post Pavilion. About 175 of the performers were in town Monday helping turn a former parking lot into a garden.

On Wednesday, Brooklynites The Callers and Baltimore's Lands & Peoples perform at Metro Gallery, 1700 North Charles Street. 8 p.m. $8.

On Thursday, Keith Urban performs at the Verizon Center, 601 F St. N.W., Washington, DC. He talked to us last week about losing his guitars and making his new album, "Get Closer." 7:30 p.m. $25 - $65. 

On Friday, psychobilly Washington band Alphabet Bombers perform at the Sidebar, 218 E. Lexington Street. 9 p.m. No cover listed.

On Saturday, the Black Eyed Peas perform at Merriweather Post Pavilion. They performed at 1st Mariner Arena last year.

6 p.m. $45-$125. Also: Motley Crue performs at

in Frederick. Drummer Tommy Lee


to us last week about the concert.

On Sunday, legendary singer and sometime rapper Dolly Parton performs at the Wolf Trap,
1551 Trap Road, Vienna, VA. 8 p.m. The show is sold out.