Close to Home: Live Music This Weekend

by August 19, 2010 at 12:11 am 1,503 0

Luis Gomez Photos 14th Street NW U Street NW Borderstan

Get information and listings for live music at 10 venues in Borderstan. (Luis Gomez Photos)

Check out the live music listings below for Thursday, August 19, through Sunday, August 22… always plenty to hear at clubs in the Dupont-Logan-U Street area.

Check back at Borderstan on Friday for some weekend recommendations from Danny Shapiro.

Music in Dupont-Logan-U Street


August 19

August 20

August 21

August 22

Black Cat

1811 14th St. NW

Guttermouth, The New Threat, Walk The Plank
Time: 8:30pm
Price: $13
FYM Productions Presents: Eighties Mayhem – End of Summer Super 80s Dance Party      Time: 9pm
Price: $10Close To The Edge: Vintage Hip Hop and Dance Tracks w/ DJ Dredd                   Time: 9:30pm
Price: $7
Tamika Jones, Flex Mathews (to benefit Street Sense)
Time: 9pm
Price: $12Bizarro Right Round: 90s/00s/Modern Alt-Pop Dance Night w/ DJ lil’e            Time: 9:30pm
Price: $7
Neko Case canceled

Bohemian Caverns

2011 11th St. NW

Anthony David @ Liv
Doors: 7:30pm
Price: $18 Adv
Tribute to Nina Simone and Miriam Makeba
Time: 8:30pm, 10:30pm
Price: $18 Adv/$22 Door
Tribute to Nina Simone and Miriam Makeba
Time: 8:30pm, 10:30pm
Price: $18 Adv/$22 Door
Time: 8pm, 10pm
Price: $15 Adv/$20 Door


1940 9th St. NW

The Kavanaghs, Thee Lexington Arrows, The Electricutions
Time: 8:30pm
Price: $8
Liberation Dance Party                   Time: 9pm         Price: $7 Admiral Radley (Members of Earlimart and Grandaddy), Hooray for Earth              Time: 9pm         Price: $12 Adv/$14 Day Of station Fall Fundraiser           Time: 5:30pm         Price: $10


Center for the Preservation of Jazz and Blues
1610 14th St. NW

Jam Jazz Session Time:7pm-11pm Price: $8 Antonio Parker Quartet              Time: 9pm -1am Price: $12 AJ Parham         Time: 9pm-1am Price: $12 Jam Jazz Session Time: 8:30pm-12am Price: $8

9:30 Club

815 V St. NW

SOLD OUT – HARD Summer Tour featuring Crystal Castles, Rusko, Sinden, Destructo and More The Mighty Mighty Bosstones w/ Teenage Bottlerocket, The Flatliners           Doors: 8pm
Price: $25
Baby Loves Disco Doors: 11am
Price: $20-50The English Beat & Bad Manners w/ Chris Murray   Doors: 7pm
Price: $25

New Vegas Lounge

1415 P St. NW

Open Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.The Out of Town Blues Band is the house band at New Vegas Lounge. Opens at 8:30 pm Opens at 8:30 pm CLOSED

Patty Boom Boom

1359 U St. NW

Check the Patty Boom Boom Facebook Page for regular updates.

Twins Jazz

1344 U St. NW

BJ Siimmons Quartet       Time: 8pm, 10pm Price: $10 Paul Carr           Time: 9pm, 11pm
Price: $15
Paul Carr            Time: 9pm, 11pm
Price: $15
Doreen’s Jazz New Orleans               Time: 8pm, 10pm
Price: $20

U Street Music Hall

1115 U St. NW

Kingdom, Dave Nada             Time: 10pm Red Fridays: Italians Do It Better        Time: 10pm LA Riots, Outputmessage (DJ set)                       Time: 10 pm
Price: $10

Velvet Lounge

915 U St. NW

Jonny Grave, Benny (Ex Vox Pop), Brad Sanzenbacher, and DJ Collin Crowe Doors: 7:30pm
Price: $8
The Honeyguns, The Corvids, Primal Static and DJ Billy Badass Doors: 9pm
Price: $8
Vita Ruins, Organ Blues and DJ Darko Doors: 9pm
Price: $8
Presto Bando, Zac Taylor and Call Out Sick: W/ DJ Gum Yummy Doors: 7:30pm
Price: $8




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