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Colombian band M.A.K.U. SoundSystem plays next week at Strathmore. The performance will be this season's second in the Free Summer Outdoor Concerts series.
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Colombian band M.A.K.U. SoundSystem plays next week at Strathmore. The performance will be this season's second in the Free Summer Outdoor Concerts series.

Jun. 25-27: Concerts at Wolf Trap
You can jam out at Wolf Trap in Vienna tomorrow night as the National Symphony Orchestra presents the Jerry Garcia Symphonic Celebration, a tribute to the late Grateful Dead legend. The concert starts at 8:15 p.m. and will feature guitar and vocals by Grammy Award-winning blues rocker Warren Haynes. Or you can take it back on Thursday night at 8 when The Temptations and The Four Tops will perform some of their classic hits, such as “My Girl,” “Ain’t Too Proud to Beg,” and “Baby I Need Your Loving.”

Jun. 26: Songs of Summer: 2012-2013 Artists in Residence
Strathmore's annual Free Summer Outdoor Concert series kicks off tomorrow night when current artists in residence will perform iconic summertime songs and original compositions. The eclectic group includes a jazz drummer, electric cellist, progressive soul vocalist and more. All Free Summer Outdoor Concerts will be held on Wednesday nights at 7 at the Gudelsky Concert Gazebo, in front of the Strathmore Mansion.

Music: “Summertime Running (Instrumental)” by Mos Dub

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