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Arlo Guthrie highlights weekend music scene

Tickets are still available for Arlo Guthrie's Friday night show.

Friday - 02/07/2014, 06:46am EST

Tags: backstage, tim bracken, arlo guthrie, birchmere, 9:30 Club

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Local music events entertain before ringing in the New Year

The last weekend of 2013 could be the perfect way to keep the festivities going before ringing in the mid-week New Year.

Friday - 12/27/2013, 03:59pm EST

Tags: common, tim bracken, local music, howard theatre, birchmere, backstage

Bieber has nothing on Ozzy, Dick Dale this weekend

Bad Company and surf guitar legend Dick Dale are among the weekend concerts worth catching.

Friday - 08/02/2013, 07:15am EDT

Tags: tim bracken, Justin Bieber, ozzy osbourne, backstage, birchmere, Jiffy Lube Live, Dick Dale, Bad Company

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Birchmere gets bluesy, Black Cat goes electric

Friday at the Birchmere, blues and soul singer Billy Price is celebrating the release of his 13th studio album, "Strong."

Friday - 07/19/2013, 07:32am EDT

Tags: tim bracken, Billy Price, birchmere, Karl Straub, Drop Electric

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Ottmar Liebert, guitar master, performs Saturday at Birchmere

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.

Friday - 05/31/2013, 08:58am EDT

Tags: tim bracken, Ottmar Liebert, backstage, birchmere, Alexandria

Get retro: Fab Faux, Legwarmers spice up music scene (Video)

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.

Friday - 05/17/2013, 04:30am EDT

Tags: tim bracken, backstage, music, retro, birchmere, State Theatre, Fab Faux, Legwarmers, Bettye LaVette, Blind Boys of Alabama

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Off-beat music rocks D.C. area this weekend (VIDEO)

Bored with the no-show snow? Backstage's Tim Bracken suggests a few concerts to brighten up your weekend.

Friday - 03/08/2013, 09:24am EST

Tags: tim bracken, backstage, music, birchmere, Rock & Roll Hotel, concerts backstage, concerts

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