Sounds of the Underground Tour -- Merriweather Post Pavilion / Catch a variety of bands, including As I Lay Dying, In Flames, Trivium, Cannibal Corpse, Gwar, Terror, Black Dahlia Murder, Behemoth, the Chariot, Evergreen Terrorist and Through the Eyes of the Dead, in Columbia Monday. Gates open at noon, and tickets are $29.50. Merriweather is on Little Patuxent Parkway. For tickets, call 410-547-SEAT or go to ticketmaster.com.
Tristan Prettyman -- Rams Head Tavern / Singer/songwriter Tristan Prettyman, who performs at Ram's Head Tavern in Annapolis tonight, got her first wave of inspiration from an Ani DiFranco cassette. Drawing on that influence, as well as Joni Mitchell and Bob Dylan, the 23-year-old is hailed as the female Jack Johnson. Ram's Head Tavern is at 33 West St. in Annapolis. Showtime is 8 p.m. Tickets are $16. Call 410-268-4545 or visit ramsheadtavern.com. This show is 21 and over.
All Mighty Senators -- the 8x10 / The All Mighty Senators continues its summer residency Tuesday at the 8x10 in Federal Hill. The Baltimore-based band combines rock guitar with a funky horn section to form what it calls "rock and soul." The band has toured extensively in the United States and Canada, with its biggest following on the East Coast, which consists of ravers, hippies and indie-music lovers. Yo Mama's Big Fat Booty Band opens. The 8x10 is at 10 E. Cross St. Doors open at 8 p.m. and tickets are $5. Call 410-625-2000 or visit the8x10.com.
Donnie McClurkin and Cece Winans -- 1st Mariner Arena on Sept. 10. 410-547-SEAT or ticketmaster .com.
Constantine -- Rams Head Live on Aug. 2. 410-244-1131 or ramsheadlive.com..
The Clarks -- 9:30 Club in Washington on Aug. 11. 800-955-5566 or tickets.com.
Dashboard Confessional -- Constitution Hall in Washington on Aug. 9. 410-547-SEAT or ticketmaster .com.
Nils Lofgren -- Rams Head Tavern in Annapolis Aug. 8-9. 410-268-4545 or ramsheadtavern.com.
The Toasters -- Recher Theatre in Towson on Aug. 18. 410-337-7210 or 410-547-SEAT.
Pink Floyd Laser Light Experience with Several Species -- Cavalier Telephone Pavilion at Pier Six on July 22. 410-547-SEAT or ticketmaster.com.
Poison -- Nissan Pavilion in Bristow, Va., on July 26. 410-547-SEAT or ticketmaster.com.
Keller Williams -- Avalon Theatre in Easton on July 27. 410-547-SEAT or ticketmaster.com.
Wayne Newton -- The Birchmere in Alexandria, Va., on July 30. 703-549-7500.
Mary J. Blige, Jaheim and Latoya -- 1st Mariner Arena on Aug. 2. 410-547-SEAT or ticketmaster.com.
Jill Scott, Erykah Badu and Queen Latifah -- Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia on Aug. 13. 410-547-SEAT or ticketmaster.com.
[NATHAN M. PITTS]