1. The Kooks at Rams Head Live, Oct. 8 for $25
Known for their distinct post-punk revival sound, The Kooks are back. The British rock back, known for hits like “She Moves inHer Own Way” and “Junk of the Heart,” formed in 2004.
2. Allen Stone at 9:30 Club, Oct. 7 for $25
From his ever-soulful lyricism to his brilliant acoustic style, Allen Stone is sure to put on a good show. His new album, co-produced with Swedish artist Magnus Tingsek, is set to release later this year.
3. Foxygen at 9:30 Club, Oct. 5 for $20
Jonathan Rado and Sam France formed Foxygen in 2005 at only 15 years old. Their third record is set to release Oct. 14.
4. The Orwells at The Black Cat, Oct. 14 for $15
5. The Asteroids Galaxy Tour at The Howard Theatre, Oct. 23 for $15
With a groovy sound reminiscent of 70s dance music, this Danish pop band is celebrating the release of its new album titled “Bring Us Together.”
6. Bombay Bicycle Club at 9:30 Club, Oct. 19 for $30
Bombay Bicycle Club is not just a band – it’s an innovation. Its members are probably some of the most creative individuals in the world, creating hypnotic music and album covers just as mesmerizing.
7. Cloud Nothings at 9:30 Club, Oct. 4 for $18
Cloud Nothings, a three-piece, lo-fi, post-grunge garage band, is on their way to D.C. to sing songs about hopelessness and “staying useless.”