Bride & Groom MOM Subscribe

Find Local

After Hours Blog > Where & When Picks

Where & When: What to Do Tonight

Offbeat music and a thoughtful discussion

Catch Jamie Lidell at the 9:30 Club. Lidell is known for smooth vocals and psychedelic love songs, and Twin Shadow opens for him. Tickets ($20) are available here.

Salon senior writer Rebecca Traister is signing copies of her lauded book, Big Girls Don’t Cry: The Election That Changed Everything for American Women at Politics and Prose. Traister discusses the women of the 2008 election from Katie Couric to Michelle Obama to Tina Fey, getting beyond the question of why women didn’t rally around Hillary Clinton’s bid for the presidency. The signing is free, and the book is available for $26. 7 PM.

Sonic Circuits, a Washington-based promoter of experimental music, presents a showcase at the Mansion at Strathmore. Tonight’s performers include Trophies, a trance band, and the Lost Civilization, which performs improvised, unscored, and unreherased music. 8 PM. Tickets ($10) are available here.

Subscribe to Washingtonian
Follow Washingtonian on Twitter

More>> After Hours Blog | Arts & Events | Happy Hour Finder | Calendar of Events

Read Next

29 Things to Do in DC This June

blog comments powered by Disqus

Most Popular on Washingtonian

The 25 Best Inexpensive Restaurants in Washington

Here's a Map Showing Dozens of Washington's Rooftop Bars

8 Ways to Hack Eating Out

6 Myths About Tipping in Restaurants

Memorial Day 2015 Dining Guide: Crab and Oyster Feasts, Patio Parties, and Bottomless Brunches

Meet the Musicians Who Are Driving Skadden, Arps Bonkers

20 Great Walks Around Washington, DC

Things to Do in DC on Memorial Day Weekend

Tommy Caldwell on the Dawn Wall, Dean Potter, and the Daring Life of Climbers