Idle Warship, made up of Talib Kweli and Res, will perform at the Black Cat in May. Photograph courtesy of artist's Facebook page
Roger Waters, an original member of Pink Floyd, goes solo at the Verizon Center on Thursday, July 12, 2012. Since his rollercoaster ride with the popular psychedelic rock band, Waters has released three solo studio albums. Tickets ($128 to $253) go on sale Monday at 10 AM through Ticketmaster.
Monty Python’s Spamalot takes the stage at Warner Theatre starting Tuesday, March 13, 2012. The Broadway production of the classic film comedy Monty Python and the Holy Grail won a Tony Award for best musical in 2005. Tickets ($40 to $75) are on sale now through Live Nation.
Canadian country singer Terri Clark makes a stop at the Birchmere in Alexandria on Friday, February 24, 2012. Clark’s most recent album, Roots and Wings, dropped in July. Tickets ($35) go on sale Friday at noon through Ticketmaster.
Jeff Mangum of the ’90s indie pop band Neutral Milk Hotel will perform at Lincoln Theatre on Friday, January 27, 2012. One of Mangum’s most recent surprise appearances was at New York City’s Occupy Wall Street, where he performed an acoustic set. Tickets ($36) go on sale Friday at noon through Ticketmaster.
Country singer Travis Tritt comes to the Birchmere on Tuesday, March 6, 2012. Tritt has won two Grammys for his collaborations with Marty Stuart. Tickets ($55) go on sale Friday at noon through Ticketmaster.
Rebelution, a reggae band from Santa Barbara, California, will perform at the Fillmore Silver Spring on Sunday, January 15. The band plans to drop their third album, Peace of Mind, on January 10, 2012. Tickets ($20) go on sale Friday at 10 AM through Live Nation.
Minnesota-based R&B group Mint Condition is headed to the Birchmere for a two-day performance on Thursday, May 3, and Friday, May 4. The five-person band has performed on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and released their seventh album this year. Tickets ($55) go on sale Friday at noon through Ticketmaster.
Idle Warship, a duo made up of Talib Kweli and Res, will take the stage at Black Cat on Sunday, December 4. Tickets ($20) went on sale last Friday, but some are still available through Ticket Alternative.
Acoustic guitar pro Tommy Emmanuel will perform at the Birchmere on Friday, May 25. The Australian native is a two-time Grammy nominee and was twice named Best Acoustic Guitarist by Guitar Player magazine. Tickets ($45) go on sale Friday at noon through Ticketmaster.
Rachelle Ferrell, a notable jazz singer who has sung backup for Patti LaBelle and Vanessa Williams, will perform at the Birchmere on Sunday, April 22. Tickets ($59.50) go on sale Friday at noon through Ticketmaster.