One of our top 2016 musicians to watch is finally back stateside!
April 21: Tokyo Police Club, 9:30 Club
These always-awesome Canadian indie rockers are back and ready to rock!
April 24: Houndmouth, 9:30 Club
Long-time TIOJ favorites hailing from Krista's homeland (KY!) are back on the road!
April 25: Father John Misty, The Hamilton
The man, the legend. Snag tickets as early as you can!
April 30: Kingman Island Bluegrass Festival, Kingman Island and Heritage Park
The perfect event to celebrate Spring in DC -- make sure to stick around for headliners Spirit Family Reunion and Magic Giant!
May 3: Young Thug, 9:30 Club
Grab your best friend and get ready to vibe with this rising rapper!
May 6: Santigold, Fillmore Silver Spring
We saw Santigold YEARS ago at FreeFest and she was pretty much the most entertaining performer we've ever seen -- get your tickets early to this one, friends!
May 9: Lapsley, U Street Music Hall
Can't wait to finally see this long-time girl crush live!
May 11: Crystal Fighters, Rock & Roll Hotel
We had so much fun with these Spaniards the last time they were in town and can't wait to dance with them again!
May 12: X Ambassadors with Robert DeLong, Echostage
This band is awesome live -- check them out if you haven't yet!
May 13: Penguin Prison, 9:30 Club
Hope you have your dancing shoes ready....
May 14: Sweetlife Festival, Merriweather Post Pavilion
The 1975! Grimes! Mac DeMarco! SALAD!
May 15: The Avett Brothers with Brett Dennen, Eagle Bank Arena
No caption needed. Avett Brothers are always a good idea.
May 15: Cage the Elephant with Portugal The Man, Merriweather Post Pavilion
Get ready to rock out with your socks off (and feet in the grass, obviously)!
May 19: Bloc Party with Oscar, Echostage
There is really no caption needed for this. See you there.
May 21: WMZQFest featuring Miranda Lambert, Kip Moore, Brothers Osbourne & More
Rejoice: summer is officially here!!
May 24: BØRNS, 9:30 Club
This TIOJ-fave is already headlining the 9:30 Club! Couldn't be more excited for him and this show!
May 25: Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, with Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Wolf Trap
Pack a cooler full of Trader Joe's snacks + wine and get ready for a lovely evening on the lawn enjoying these two great bands!!
May 26: Hall & Oates, Jiffy Lube Live
Buy tickets ASAP. This sounds amazing.
June 4: Selena Gomez with DNCE, Verizon Center
Don't lie -- we know you secretly would die of happiness if you got tickets to this show!
June 7: Purity Ring, 9:30 Club
This duo is known for their eclectic (and electric) live show -- maybe it's finally time for us to see them live!
June 10 & 11: Luke Bryan, Jiffy Lube Live
Bro country at its finest.
June 13: Ellie Goulding, Merriweather Post Pavilion
Ellie announced this show 8 months in advance --- guys, she can't wait to see us!!
June 13: Matt Corby, 9:30 Club
We're so enamored with this Australian singer who is pretty much everything we love combined.
June 16: Tame Impala with M83, Merriweather Post Pavilion
SO into this psychedelic pairing -- perfect summer evening.
June 17: AlunaGeorge, 9:30 Club
So excited to see these long-time TIOJ faves headlining this venue!
June 18: Jason Isbell, Chris Stapleton, and Frank Turner and the Sleeping Souls, Merriweather Post Pavilion
AMAZING AMAZING AMAZING.
June 18: Fitz and the Tantrums, 9:30 Club
Get ready to clap -- one of our forever faves is back!
June 19: Lucius, 9:30 Club
They're back with matching outfits and a new album!!
June 20: The Staves, Rock & Roll Hotel
We are eternally enamored with these sisters and their gorgeous harmonies. Seeing them live would be a dream.
July 5, 6: Bob Dylan with Mavis Staples, Wolf Trap
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: 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.
September 20: Brian Wilson, The Strathmore
Only the 50th anniversary tour of The Beach Boys' Pet Sounds -- aka the perfect bucket list show!
October 22: The Head and the Heart, DAR Constitution Hall
Swoon. We'll be there.
Have we missed a good show??
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