Paul McCartney's concert at Nationals Park Friday marked his first appearance in the District since 2010, and thousands of screaming fans were there to greet him.
This weekend is packed with big name concerts, but smaller venues are hosting some excellent acts as well.
In this week's Backstage, Tim Bracken highlights local music venues hosting free July Fourth parties, in addition to some cool concerts over the weekend.
This weekend holds many opportunities to see free live music at the Capital Fringe Festival Preview Party, a Backyard Barbecue concert and the New Orchestra of Washington.
Music fans who don't make the trip to Delaware's Firefly Festival will find plenty of local options to enjoy this weekend.
Thousands of jazz lovers will flock to the Merriweather Post Pavilion this weekend for Capital Jazz Fest.
Guitarist and composer Ottmar Liebert helped to establish "new flamenco" music in the early '90s. Think flamenco guitar mixed with Latin, jazz, and even Middle Eastern influences.
This weekend includes several musical tributes for Memorial Day, from country superstar Kenny Chesney to the National Symphony Orchestra.
This weekend your music options include Beatles classics, 1980s music and a couple of legends who have been on the music scene more than 50 years.
The D.C. area is host to numerous free concerts during the summer months. WTOP has a list of some of the weekend's best.
Warm weather means great outdoor festivals, and this year is no exception. Tim Bracken previews the M3 Festival.
Boxing legend Mike Tyson brings his one-man show to the stage in D.C. And Fox News pundit Bill O'Reilly joins comic Dennis Miller for their "Bolder and Fresher" tour.
The Cherry Blossom Festival has officially ended, but there is certainly no shortage of events happening in the D.C. region.
After a three year break from performing, Fleetwood Mac is back on stage with a nationwide arena tour and new material.
Concerts this summer at Merriweather Post Pavilion will range from Great White to Alice Cooper to The Postal Service.
This year's schedule is shaping up to be a big hit for fans of modern country, classic rock and even '80s alternative.
The Filene Center at Wolf Trap in Vienna, Va. is offering a wide variety of performances this year, including soul, rock, comedy and full-fledged theater productions.
A new app on the scene -- called ShowScoop -- aims to do for concerts what Yelp does for restaurants, bars and nightclubs.
Bored with the no-show snow? Backstage's Tim Bracken suggests a few concerts to brighten up your weekend.
This month's top music events might bring back memories and help make some new ones.