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4th Annual Rock at the Row Summer Concert Series. Thursday Nights from 7-9 p.m. at Pentagon Row. Call 703-413-6691 or visit

June 1: Darryl Davis (Boogie Woogie)

June 8: Fools and Horses (Rock and Roll combine with new British Pop)

June 15: Tom Principato (Blues)

June 22: Taylor Carson (Singer/Songwriter)

June 29: Dan Haas (Pop/Rock)

July 6: King Cadillac (Retro Rock and Roll)

July 13: Shane Hines (Pop/Rock)

July 20: Gonzos Nose (80’s and 90’s Cover Band)

July 27: Jokers Wild (Swing)

Aug. 3: The Reflex (80’s Cover Band)

The Rick Whitehead Jazz Trio will be performing at Whitlows on Wednesday, June 14. The restaurant is located at 2854 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. There is no cover charge. Call 703-276-9693 for reservations.

A fund raiser for the Arlington Outdoor Lab will be at Whitlows on Wilson, 2854 Wilson Blvd., Arlington from 6-9 p.m. on Sunday, June 4. Tickets will be $50 per person, $75 per couple with the proceeds going directly to improve the Lab Building. Hors d'oeuvres, cash bar, fabulous door prizes and entertainment. Visit

Shawn Mullins will be at Iota Club & Café on June 12 to promote his new albume Beautiful Wreck at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $15. Call 703-522-8340.

Clarendon Ballroom, 1101 N. Highland St., Arlington, will host HiBall’s Freedom Fest Independence Eve Bash on Monday, July 3. It will Feature multiple bands and DJ's and run from 7 p.m. - 2 a.m.

Bistro Bistro, Live jazz and dance music by LaMont Mitchell & Friends, every Wednesday, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 4021 S. 28th St., Arlington. 703-379-0300. No cover. No minimum.

Clarendon Ballroom, 3185 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, 703-469-2244.

Tom Koerner and Debra Sternberg offer swing dancing every Tuesday from 9-11 p.m. Cost is $10. Call 703-359-9882.

Cowboy Cafe North, 4792 Lee Highway, Arlington, 703-243-8010.

Dr. Dremo’s Taphouse, 2001 Clarendon Blvd., Arlington, 703-528-4660. Sunday-Wednesday, 5 p.m.-midnight. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 5 p.m.-2 a.m. Open mic comedy every Wednesday 8-10 p.m.

Extra Virgin, Live jazz and dance music by LaMont Mitchell & Friends, every Thursday from 7-10 p.m. at 4053 S. 28th St., Arlington, 703-998-8474

Freddie’s Beach Bar and Restaurant, 555 S. 23rd St., 703-685-0555. Comedy show on Monday nights starting at 8 p.m. Karaoke on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights, starting at 9. Sunday champagne brunch 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Drag shows on Sunday nights starting at 9.

Galaxy Hut, 2711 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, 703-525-8646. Live music Saturday, Sunday and Monday nights. No cover charge. Shows begin at 9:45 p.m.

Ireland’s Four Courts, 2051 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, 703-525-3600. Live music Tuesday through Saturday, 9 p.m.

Joseph’s Restaurant, 2403 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, 703-524-2722.

Matsutake Steak & Sushi, 4121 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703-351-8787. Live jazz and dance music Fridays, 8-11 p.m. by LaMont Mitchell & Friends. No cover. No minimum.

Pica Deli Gourmet & Wines, 471 N. Washington Blvd., Arlington. 703-524-5656. Live music Thursdays, 5:30-9 p.m. Go to

Rhodeside Grill, 1836 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, 703-243-0145. Open mike night every Thursday. Shows start 9:30 p.m. All shows 21 and over. Usually $5 cover.

Rock Bottom, 4238 Wilson Blvd., Suite 1256 inside the Ballston Common Mall, 703-516-7688,

Upcoming events include:

Sala Thai, 2900 N. 10th St., Arlington, 703-465-2900. Live bands Friday and Saturday from 8-11 p.m.

Sine Irish Pub & Restaurant, 1301 S. Joyce St., Arlington, 703-415-4420. Live jazz and dance music Saturdays, 8-11 p.m. by LaMont Mitchell & Friends. No cover. No minimum.

Tutto Bene Italian Restaurant, hosts occasional opera nights, 501 N. Randolph St., Arlington, 703-522-1005.

SoBe Seafood Co., 3100 Clarendon Blvd., Arlington, 703-528-0033, Outdoor bar, food and drink specials, a DJ and open-air dancing every Saturday night. DJ starts at 10 p.m. No cover charge. Flip-flops welcome. Live music Thursday nights from 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Clarendon Grill, 1101 N. Highland St., Arlington, 703-524-7455. Party D.C. events every Wednesday. Live dance music from 9:30-12:30 a.m., plus micro brews, specials and more. No cover charge. Mondays are Salsa night, with free dance lessons and salsa music. Tuesdays are Poker Night, with free Texas Hold-'Em tourneys. Upcoming Events:

State Theatre, 220 Lee Highway, Falls Church, 703-237-0300. Visit Monday-night football on a 24-foot screen every Monday. Upcoming events:

June 1: Welbilt (Modern Rock Originals & Covers)

June 2: Liquid A (Modern Rock Cover Band)

June 3: DJ 2 Nutz (Hip Hop / Dance Music)

June 8: The Reflex (80's Music Cover Band)

June 9: Chorduroy (Rock Favorites Cover Band)

June 10: DJ Foster (Hip Hop / Techno Music)

June 15: That Guy (Modern Rock Cover Band)

June 16: Mofaux (Modern Rock Cover Band)

June 17: DJ 2 Nutz (Hip Hop / Dance Music)

June 22: DJ Pat Premier (Hip Hop / Techno Music)

June 23: Gonzo's Nose (Rock Favorites Cover Band)

June 24: DJ Tighty Whitey (Hip Hop / Dance Music)

June 29: Naked Grace (Modern Rock Originals & Covers)

June 30: Hyjinx (Rock Music Favorites Cover Band)

July 1: DJ Dance Party (Hip Hop / Dance Music)

Thursday, June 1: Railroad Earth (American Traditional Rock/ JamGrass)

Friday, June 2: The Legwarmers (D.C.’s biggest, ‘80s Rock-n-Roll, retro dance party)

Friday, June 9: Hurra Torpedo (Indie Rock/ Experimental Rock/ Norwegian appliance rock)

Wednesday, June 14: Coco Montoya (Modern Electric Blues)

Friday, June16: The Legwarmers (D.C.’s biggest, ‘80s Rock-n-Roll, retro dance party)

Saturday, June 17: The Soft Parade: Tribute to The Doors (Rock/ Classic Rock/ Doors Tribute)

Sunday, June 18: Dave Wakeling's English Beat (New Wave/ Ska revival/ 80's Rock)

Wednesday, June 21: Devotchka (Independent Rock formed in Denver, CO)

Thursday, June 22: Ozric Tentacles (Neo Progressive Rock/ Neo Psychedelia/ Space Rock)

Friday, June 23: Tommy Castro and Deanna Bogart (Modern Electric Blues)

Thursday, June 22: Ozric Tentacles (Neo Progressive Rock/ Neo Psychedelia/ Space Rock)

Wednesday, June 28: Chris Bliss (Stand-Up Comedy)

Friday, June 30: Soldiers of Jah Army (Washington's favorite, homegrown, Reggae masters)

Whitlow's on Wilson Music for the month of May:

May 31 Taylor Carson (acoustic)