Goodman’s Good Mix – Concert Picks of the Week – July 29

Featured above are the Jerry Tripsters (with special guest Ron Holloway), who are honoring Jerry Garcia's birthday at the Jerry's Birthday Show at Baltimore's 8x10 on Thursday night. Photo by Jason Herman

Week Of:  July 29 — August 4, 2019

Summary: Summer Days Between

Each year between August 1 and August 9, the dates known as “Days Between,” Deadheads around the world celebrate the life of Jerome John Garcia, otherwise known as Jerry Garcia, Captain Trips, or just Jerry. What makes these dates so significant? Jerry was born on August 1, 1942 and passed on August 9, 1995. 

There have been twenty-four years of “Days Between” since Garcia’s passing, but with each year the music, message, and legacy of Jerry grows stronger. There are lots of ways to honor Jerry's birthday this week, including: 

Plus more AMAZING shows listed in the links below, with personal choices in bold, along with a list of the DCMR staff top picks and refreshing "gems" that you don't want to miss.  Have fun out there!


Mon — July 29


DCMR Staff Recs
Monday Mics, Jams & Such

Tue — July 30


Wed — July 31


DCMR Staff Recs
Wednesday Mics, Jams & Such
Hidden Gems

Thu — Aug 1


Fri — Aug 2


Sat — Aug 3


Sun — Aug 4


DCMR Staff Recs
Sunday Mics, Jams & Such
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.