DC THIS WEEKEND
by Winston "Stone" Ford
FRIDAY Economy got you down? Omegaband is hosting a FREE show at Asylum () in Adams Morgan on Friday night with female-fronted band The Lights, Fluorescent. Show starts at 9:30.
FRIDAY DJ Jerome Baker and DJ Tom Lim take their mixing of Hip-Hop, R&B, Top 40, House, Reggae, and Dancehall to upper Northwest as they take over Famoso Restaurant and Lounge (5471 Wisconsin Avenue, Friendship Heights, MD). This upscale event is FREE, with drink and food specials all night.
FRIDAY Lunch Box Theory’s monthly AfroBeat parties at Selam (1524 U St. NW) have been the look for the past few months, and with the drop of DJ Underdog’s Africa Plays On Mixtapes, the event will only get better. This month, the event will be hosted by Bay Area artists Jennifer Johns. Entrance is only $1!
FRIDAY Strictly Rhythm’s Quentin Harris takes over 5123 Georgia Avenue for a late night (until 5AM) set. The late night show is only $10 before midnight and DC mainstays Chris Burns, Will Eastman, Nacey, Harry Hotter and James Nasty fill out the bill.