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Posted at 7:34 PM ET, 01/12/2011

Hot tickets: Janet Jackson, David Gray, the Pogues

By Amy Orndorff and Brandon Weigel

Janet Jackson comes to D.C. in March. (Marvin Joseph/The Washington Post)

With her recent acting turn in Tyler Perry's "For Colored Girls" and all the controversy surrounding the trial of the personal physician of her late-brother Michael, Janet Jackson's musical career has not been at the center of our attention. She's refreshing our collective memory with a U.S. tour and a greatest hits album, Number Ones, which boasts a whopping 35 songs from her nearly-three decade career. Jackson brings her tour and all those hits to DAR Constitution Hall on March 22. Tickets are $68-$149 and go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. through Ticketmaster.

Tickets go on sale Thursday at 10 a.m. through Ticketfly for these shows at the 9:30 Club:
Galactic and High and Mighty Brass Band, Feb. 24 ($25).
Darkest Hour, Born of Osiris, As Blood Runs Black and the Human Abstract, Feb. 25 early show ($15).
Wanda Jackson, Feb. 25 late show ($20).
Jonathan Richman, Feb. 26 early show ($15).
Beach House and Papercuts, Feb. 26 late show ($20).
Dawes, Deer Tick and Middle Brother, March 2 ($25).
The Pogues and Titus Andronicus, March 8 ($55).

Tickets go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. through Ticketmaster for:
Trey Songz, Feb. 12 at DAR Constitution Hall ($55-$75).
David Gray, Feb. 22 at the Music Center at Strathmore ($55).
Furthur, March 17 at the Patriot Center ($53.50).

Tickets go on sale Friday at noon through Ticketmaster for these shows at the Birchmere:
Altan, March 8 ($29.50).
Peter Wolf, March 25 ($29.50).
Jars of Clay, Matt Maher, Derek Webb and Audrey Assad, April 4 ($29.50).
Cleve Francis, April 23 ($32.50).
Rockapella, May 5 ($39.50).
Robin Trower, June 22 ($39.50).

By Amy Orndorff and Brandon Weigel  | January 12, 2011; 7:34 PM ET
Categories:  Events, Music  
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