Goodman’s Good Mix – Concert Picks of the Week – August 26

The Submissives, Photo by Michele Young

We are so excited for Montreal pop group, The Submissives (feature photo), to come to DC to play with the awesomely local loves Knife Wife and Poppy Patica at Jackie Lee's on Wednesday. It's our top show pick of the week and not to be missed! Photo by  Michele Young.

Week Of:  August 26 — September 1, 2019

Summary: Summer Still Blooming

Some big names coming into town this last week of August, like Sting at Wolf Trap on Monday, Tuesday, AND Wednesday, and Mary J. Blige & Nas at Baltimore's Royal Farms Arena on Thursday. Not so shabby! 

Plus, there are a LOT of great shows by artists we simply love that are SURE WINS. We think every single of of these shows are going to be top notch:

And then, there are a LOT of artists playing who are ON OUR RADAR, who we are very excited to CHECK OUT, like:

You really can't go wrong any night this week.  It's a great time to get out there, see what you love, discover something new, and let music keep you grounded.  

There are even MORE hand-picked shows are listed in the links below, with personal choices in bold, along with a list of the DCMR staff top picks and cool "gems" that you don't want to miss.  Get out there, support local music, and send August off right! 


Mon — August 26

DCMR Staff Recs
Monday Mics, Jams & Such
Hidden Gems
Tue — August 27

Hidden Gems
Wed — August 28

DCMR Staff Recs
Wednesday Mics, Jams & Such
Thu — August 29

DCMR Staff Recs
Thursday Mics, Jams & Such
Hidden Gems
Fri — August 30

Sat — August 31

DCMR Staff Recs
Saturday Fests, Mics, Jams & Such
Hidden Gems
Sun — September 1


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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.