Beirut will play at the 9:30 Club in December. Photograph courtesy of the band
The Santa Fe-based indie rock band Beirut will perform at the 9:30 Club on Tuesday, December 13. Beirut just released their third album, The Rip Tide, in August and performed on NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert series in September. Tickets ($30) are on sale now through Ticketfly.
Drake, the rapper, singer, and songwriter from Canada, will make a stop at Patriot Center in Fairfax as part of his Club Paradise Tour on Tuesday, November 15. Drake’s second album, Take Care, is scheduled to drop October 24. Tickets ($29.75 to $69.75) go on sale Friday at 10 AM through Ticketmaster.
Hot Tuna, the rock band made up of former members from Jefferson Airplane, head to the Birchmere in Alexandria on Wednesday, February 29. Band founders Jorma Kaukonen and Jack Casady have been performing acoustic and electric blues together since growing up in Washington. Tickets ($35) go on sale Friday at 12 PM through Ticketmaster.
Country crooner Jamey Johnson takes the stage at the Fillmore Silver Spring on Saturday, November 5. Johnson earned three 2011 Grammy nominations and a best song of the year award from the Academy of Country Music and Country Music Association for his single “In Color.” Tickets ($35) are on sale now through Live Nation.
Bob Seger, the singer-songwriter behind the hit “Old Time Rock & Roll” will perform at 1st Mariner Arena in Baltimore on Friday, November 25. Seger was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2004. Tickets ($43 to $97) go on sale Friday at 10 AM through Ticketmaster.