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Your August 2018 concert guide

It feels like July was swept away with the pouring rain, but there's still time to find your summer anthem. Here are all the shows worth checking out this month.

Week 1: August 1-8

1. Erika Wennerstrom
Rock with some incredibly sultry vocals
Wednesday, August 1 - Gypsy Sally's

2. Father John Misty
Indie folk (If you haven't listened to his latest heart-breaking album, you should)
Thursday, August 2 - The Anthem

3. Yellow Claw
EDM/House
Friday, August 3 - Echostage

4. Cher
Pop
Saturday, August 4, 5, 7, 9, 11 & 12 - MGM National Harbor

5. Bush, Stone Temple Pilots, The Cult, The Dirty Hooks
Rock
Sunday, August 5 - Jiffy Lube Live

6. De Lux
Post-disco
Monday, August 6 - Union Stage

7. Joan of Arc
Experimental indie rock
Tuesday, August 7 - DC9

8. Counting Crows
Rock
Wednesday, August 8 - Jiffy Lube Live

Week 2: August 9-16

1. Wiz Khalifa and Rae Sremmurd
Hip hop
Thursday, August 9 - Jiffy Lube Live

2. Kill Lincoln
Ska-punk
Friday, August 10 - Black Cat

3. Shakira
Latin pop
Saturday, August 11 - Capital One Arena

4. Icubus and Spirit Animal
Rock
Sunday, August 12 - The Fillmore Silver Spring

5. Seu Jorge
Brazilian pop
Wednesday, August 15 - 9:30 Club

6. The Love Language
Lo-fi indie pop
Thursday, August 16 - Rock & Roll Hotel

Week 3: August 17-24

1. Mura Masa
EDM
Friday, August 17 - 9:30 Club

2. Ra Ra Riot
Indie rock
Saturday, August 18 - U Street Music Hall

3. Aurelio Voltaire
Goth cabaret
Sunday, August 19 -Union Stage

4. The Slocan Ramblers
Bluegrass
Tuesday, August 21 - Pearl Street Warehouse

5. Five Finger Death Punch, Breaking Benjamin, Nothing More, and Bad Wolves
Metal
Friday, August 24 - Jiffy Lube Live

Week 4: August 25-31

1. Beach House
Dream pop
Saturday, August 25 - The Anthem

2. The Offspring, 311, Gym Class Heroes
Rock
Sunday, August 26 - Jiffy Lube Live

3. The Chamanas
Latino indie pop
Monday, August 27 - Sonbyrd

4. New Order
Synth pop
Tuesday, August 28 - The Anthem

5. Alison Wonderland
EDM
Friday, August 31 - Glow at Echostage



















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