Goodman’s Good Mix – Concert Picks of the Week – August 13

The Revivalists perform at Lockn 2017

Week Of:  August 13-19, 2018

Summary: Music in the Streets

This week continues to showcase what is best about DC by bringing music, acceptance, freedom, diversity, and love to the streets, parks, and lawns. Lots of great and eclectic OUTDOOR choices this week from: 

There's also a lot of great (indoor) local music festivals to check out including:

More details about all of the can't-go-wrong choices are below, including...

  • DCMR staff picks (what we may be covering/seeing), and
  • Hidden Gems (sometimes smaller, often local, always downright cool shows) 

...for every day of the week (with my personal choices in bold). Have fun!


Monday, August 13

DCMR Staff Recs
Hidden Gems

Tuesday, August 14


Wednesday, August 15

DCMR Staff Recs

Thursday, August 16

DCMR Staff Recs
Hidden Gems

Friday, August 17

DCMR Staff Recs

Saturday, August 18

DCMR Staff Recs

Sunday, August 19

DCMR Staff Recs
  1. A Fundraiser for The Craig Tufts Educational Scholarship Fund featuring Crys Matthews, Gordon Sterling & the People, Shamans of Sound, Brian Farrow & the Cliffhangerz, Elena y Los Fulanos, Mink's Miracle Medicine & Albatross at Pearl Street Warehouse
  2. The Revivalists with ZZ Ward at Wolf Trap. 
  3. Audioteka II at Club Heaven and Hell
  4. Melba Moore at Blues Alley
Hidden Gems

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Nina Goodman

Nina Goodman

Nina Goodman is a music lover, dancer, artist, keyboardist, and an avid ukulele player. You may even see her up on stage performing with local DC bands. Above all, Nina is a fierce supporter of the Washington DC local music scene. Nina's talents are mostly behind the scenes where she maintains and curates our event calendar and conducts interviews with local artists. If there is music playing in the DMV, you can expect to see her attending or at least making sure that our audience knows about it.