Goodman’s Good Mix – Concert Picks of the Week – August 5

The Duskwhales, Photo by Carter Louthian

The Duskwhales are an incredibly smooth and savvy trio whose musical sensibilities give a nod to the past while forging into the future. They're celebrating their EP release with Nah. and Griefcat at Jammin Java on Saturday night. Photo by Carter Louthian.

Week Of:  August 5 — 11, 2019

Summary: Light and Heat

It's hot out there. The music is the same way around the DMV this week, with some seriously sizzling shows to see.

There are lots of INCREDIBLE LOCAL ARTISTS making waves, including: 

And some tried and true DCMR favs including:

And COOL NON-SHOW OPPS, like: 

So get out there and check out the ear-melting magic MORE shows are listed in the links below, with personal choices in bold, along with a list of the DCMR staff top picks and hot "gems" that you don't want to miss.  


Mon — August 5


DCMR Staff Recs
Monday Mics, Jams & Such
Hidden Gems

Tue — August 6


Wed — August 7


Thu — August 8


DCMR Staff Recs
Thursday Mics, Jams & Such

Fri — August 9


DCMR Staff Recs
Friday Mics, Jams, & Such

Sat — August 10


DCMR Staff Recs
Saturday Mics, Jams, & Such
Hidden Gems

Sun — August 11


DCMR Staff Recs
Sunday Mics, Jams, & Such

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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.