Goodman’s Good Mix – Concert Picks of the Week – March 18

Lindsay Lou (Photo Credit: G. Laura Partain)

Featured above is the  ear-soothing, heartstring-tugging artist Lindsay Lou who is opening for Railroad Earth this Thursday at The National (Richmond) and this Friday and Saturday at DC's 9:30 Club.  Photo by G. Laura Partain.

Week Of:  March 18 — 24, 2019

Summary: Women History Month and Music

It's Women's History Month and as we do every week, we are featuring the important artistry of womxn making music.

Right now we are smack dab in the middle of the truly inspiring 9th annual Washington Women in Jazz Festival (WWJF), hosted from  March 10-31 by Washington Women in JazzThis festival that celebrates the diversity of music made by womxn and offers a beautifully dizzying array of events, from concerts, jam sessions, lectures, panels, discussions, and masterclasses including the Young Artist Showcase.

There are too many WWJF events to list here (some are below), but click HERE to get the FULL SCHEDULE.  Some highlights from the festival this week include:

And some other opportunities to celebrate womxn making music this week including (and not limited to):

So get out there and check out our strong and varied scene MORE 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.  

Mon — March 18

DCMR Staff Recs
Monday Night Mics & Jams & Such
Hidden Gems

Tue — March 19

Wed — March 20

DCMR Staff Recs
Postponed Performances
  • Massive Attack at The Anthem - postponed due to illness, tentatively rescheduled for 9/24/19
Wednesday Night Mics, Jams & Such

Thu — March 21

DCMR Staff Recs
Thursday Night Mics, Jams & Such

Fri — March 22

DCMR Staff Recs
Friday Cool Stuff
Hidden Gems

Sat — March 23

DCMR Staff Recs
Saturday Music Related Experiences
  • Toppling Systemic Exclusion: Women's Role in a Century of Jazz - focus on the history of women in jazz, jazz education, and the societal sexism that has shaped jazz culture at Publick Playhouse (Cheverly)
  • The BLACK Love Experience - multisensory event geared towards creatives, revolutionaries, kindred souls, and fearless visionaries celebrating ourselves under the canopy of all things Black at THEARC
  • Mickey Hart of Grateful Dead Art Exhibit - Live Appearance - Wentworth Gallery Tyson's Galleria
Hidden Gems

Sun — March 24

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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.