An update on the concert scene: newly announced shows and ticket availability. For ticket information and purchase, call Ticketmaster at 410-481-SEAT unless otherwise noted.
Emmet Swimming plays the 9:30 Club in Washington Jan. 9.
Comedian Paul Mooney performs at the Improv in Washington Jan. 6-11. Call 202-296-7008.
The Golden Road at the Funk Box Dec. 13.
The Raveonettes at Fletcher's Dec. 13.
Carbon Leaf at the Birchmere in Alexandria, Va., Dec. 16-17. Call 703-549-7500.
Cyndi Lauper at the 9:30 Club Dec. 19.
Saffire Uppity Blues Women at the Rams Head Tavern in Annapolis Dec. 19. Call 410-268-4545.
Jane's Addiction, Marilyn Manson and the Used at the Patriot Center in Fairfax, Va., Dec. 28.
They Might Be Giants at the Recher Theatre in Towson Dec. 28.
B2K, ATL, O'Ryan and Da Razkalz Cru at Constitution Hall in Washington Dec. 30.
B.T. Productions' annual Valentine's Day show, featuring the Temptations Revue, starring Dennis Edwards, at 1st Mariner Arena Feb. 14.