Well, if a night lying in the grass listening to Bob Dylan isn't the most ideal way to spend a summer evening, I don't know what is.
July 9 & 10: Merryland Music Fest, Merriweather Post Pavilion
So pumped for this brand new two-day bash featuring Ben Harper, Grace Potter, Shakey Graves, and more!
July 23: Brandi Carlile + Old Crowe Medicine Show + Dawes, Merriweather Post Pavilion
So much folksy Americana summery goodness!
August 13: O.A.R. with Eric Hutchinson, Merriweather Post Pavilion
Philosophical question for you: If O.A.R. doesn't play at an outdoor venue in August, is it truly summer?
August 13: My2k Tour, Wolf Trap
Guys -- it's our teeny bopper dreams come true! 98 Degrees AND O-Town AND Dream AND Ryan Carbrera... I think we need to go to this.
August 27: Trillectro, Merriweather Post Pavilion
This festival's lineup just gets better each year! Go this year and be sure to catch Kid Cudi, GoldLink and more!
September 8: Kanye West, Verizon Center
Godspeed getting tickets to this sure-to-be intriguing and artistic performance.
September 10: Leon Bridges with Lianne La Havas, Wolf Trap
We'll be there!! Will you??
September 12: Young the Giant with Ra Ra Riot, 9:30 Club
It's like these two bands knew it was a TIOJ birthday month and wanted to give us an early present...
September 20: Brian Wilson, The Strathmore
Only the 50th anniversary tour of The Beach Boys' Pet Sounds -- aka the perfect bucket list show!
September 25: Glass Animals, Echostage
Get ready for some ooey gooey fun times!
September 30: Kaleo, 9:30 Club
We can't get enough of this group's fresh new music!
October 6: The Temper Trap with Coast Modern, 9:30 Club
We love this combo of a new favorite and a 2016 band to watch!
October 6: Chance the Rapper, Eagle Bank Arena
Our most favorite person this summer is back on the road! Praise!
October 22: The Head and the Heart, DAR Constitution Hall
Swoon. We'll be there.
November 9: Anderson East, The Birchmere
We LOVE this soulful singer on TIOJ and think he'll be awesome in this venue!
November 9: Grouplove, Echostage
We can pretty much guarantee that Echostage will be the brightest, happiest bunch of folks for this show!
Have we missed a good show??
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