What better way to celebrate July 4 than with Foo Fighters, Gary Clark Jr., Trombone Shorty, LL Cool J, and more!!
July 8: Mates of State and Hey Marseilles, Rock & Roll Hotel
Love this combo of a cute couple and a merry band/orchestra of Portlanders!
July 13 & 14: Taylor Swift with Vance Joy and Haim, Nationals Park
No description needed.
July 16: Guster with Kishi Bashi, Wolf Trap
TIOJ had the best time seeing Guster live at Wolf Trap a few years ago -- we highly recommend you bring lots of wine and cheese and get there early for Kishi Bashi!
July 20: Neon Trees with COIN, 9:30 Club
Because there's nothing like a good, colorful pop concert to start your week.
July 22: Brandi Carlile with First Aid Kit, Wolf Trap
Brandi Carlile is no stranger to the Wolf Trap stage and we're delighted she's pairing up with the amazing duo First Aid Kit this time around.
July 23: Tanlines, U Street Music Hall
We're so glad that these dudes are FINALLY touring again with their new album -- it's been way too long.
July 24: Sam Smith, Merriweather Post Pavillion
Pretty sure Sam Smith is going to outgrow every venue in the DMV pretty soon...
July 25: Dierks Bently with Kip Moore and more!, Jiffy Lube Live
So many awesome country acts, so little time.
July 26: My Morning Jacket with Jason Isbell, Merriweather Post Pavilion
Epic band (and Louisville natives) MMJ are back on tour with TIOJ fave Jason Isbell. Grab a comfy blanket to lay on the grass at MPP and enjoy.
July 27: Milky Chance with X Ambassadors, Echostage
These Germans are back to the states in no time and ready to rock with X Ambassadors!
July 29: Brandon Flowers, Echostage
The Killers' frontman is off on his own -- if this cover is any indication, this will be an awesome evening.
July 30: Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals, Wolf Trap
Because what is summer without listening to Ben Harper in the grass...
August 3: Cayucas, Rock & Roll Hotel
It's our new tradition to see Cayucas every summer :)
August 7: Howard, DC9
So excited to finally get a chance to check out our newest favorites and start our Friday night off right!
August 14: Zac Brown Band with The Avett Brothers, Nationals Park
We can think of no better way to spend a summer evening than with these two great bands in a baseball stadium.
August 19: Willie Nelson and the Family with Old Crow Medicine Show, Merriweather Post Pavillion
Pretty much perfect.
August 21: O.A.R. with Allen Stone, Merriweather Post Pavilion
Because, as we've said before, what is summer without an outdoor O.A.R. concert??
August 23: The Beach Boys, Wolf Trap
September 8: Twenty One Pilots with Echomsith, Echostage
Is it weird that we're most excited that ECHOsmith is playing at ECHOstage?!
September 8: Say Lou Lou, U Street Music Hall
Get ready for some beautiful mellow music from these gorgeous Swedish sisters.
September 13: Death Cab for Cutie, Merriweather Post Pavilion
Grab a gang of your best friends and enjoy a Sunday evening with one of the best indie bands of all time.
September 14: Jess Glynne, U Street Music Hall
From her amazing feature on "Rather Be" to her solo stuff, Jess is quickly becoming one of our most favorite rising stars as we MUST see her live!
September 16: Stromae, Echostage
Impressive global superstar Stromae is back stateside and guaranteed to get the party started!
September 18: Alabama Shakes, Merriweather Post Pavilion
Off the heels of their incredible sophomore album, Brittany Howard's voice and the rest of the band are ready to start your weekend off right!
September 19: Years & Years with Tei Shi, 9:30 Club
This indie pop lineup is too dreamy!
September 20: Of Monsters and Men, Merriweather Post Pavilion
Awww these Icelandic rockers and their new album came back stateside again just for Krista's birthday -- how sweet of them :)
September 21: The Fratellis, 9:30 Club
One of our favorite indie bands in high school (and who we have to thank for the Blackhawks goal-scoring chant) is back and sure to be a crazy fun night!
September 22 & 23: Ed Sheeran, Verizon Center
We don't have to tell you how wonderful Ed Sheeran is (we called it, by the by) but if we do, go see him live and you'll know what we're talking about.
September 23: Charli XCX with Bleachers and Robert DeLong, Echostage
ooooo we LOVE this combo of these two indie turned Top 40 pop stars!!
September 23: Lianne La Havas, 9:30 Club
Man oh man, get ready for some serious musical goodness from this supremely talented musician!
September 28: The Neighbourhood, 9:30 Club
It may not be sweater weather yet, but you should still spend the evening with these uber cool Brits.
October 1: MS MR with Circa Waves, 9:30 Club
This insanely cool duo is back with a new album and joined by our breakout faves from CMJ!
October 14: Mac DeMarco, Howard Theatre
Can't wait for the chance to see this wonderfully hazy summer music continued into the fall.
October 16: Leon Bridges, 9:30 Club
Get ready to swoon to the beautiful motown-inspired tunes of this new artist.
October 16: Kacey Musgraves, Lincoln Theatre
Get tix for this show... and life will be gravy.
November 3: Beirut, Lincoln Theatre
UGH SO BEAUTIFUL WE MUST GO TO THIS.
November 7: Odesza, 9:30 Club
Our latest go-to weekend jam duo, this concert is guaranteed to be the perfect way to spend your Saturday night!
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