QuickHits: Weekend picks for Montgomery, Prince George’s and Fairfax counties -- Gazette.Net


The AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center in Silver Spring will celebrate Record Store Day 2014 with a screening of Lisa Barros D’Sa and Glenn Leyburn’s “Good Vibrations” at 7:30 p.m. today and 9:30 p.m. Saturday. The 2012 film stars Richard Dormer as Belfast punk godfather Terri Hooley, who launches the titular record label and, ultimately, a movement. Running time is 102 minutes. The film is Not Rated. For more information, visit afi.com/silver. For more information on Record Store Day, visit recordstoreday.com.

The music continues in Prince George’s County with the multi-instrumentalists and double WAMMIE Award-winning talents of Black Masala at 8 p.m. tonight at Greenbelt’s New Deal Cafe, followed by the East Coast roots tunes of Zydeco Jed at 8 p.m. Saturday. For more information, visit newdealcafe.com.

Finally, alt-rockers MELODIME return to their home base for a Saturday night concert at Jammin Java in Vienna, Va. On tour in support of their latest project, “Where the Sinners and Saints Collide,” the band is offering free admission to those who donate a new or gently used instrument to benefit the nonprofit organization Now I Play Along Too, which places the power of music in the hands of underprivileged children. General admission is $15. Show time is 10 p.m. For more information, visit jamminjava.com.