Started as a solo project of New Yorker Peter Silberman, The Antlers, a Radiohead-influenced, Arcade Fire-esque experimental, orchestral rock band is popular in D.C., where the group performs several times a year. The band returns to the Black Cat along with the eccentric Canadian indie-rock group The Luyas, featuring a former Arcade Fire member. Saturday, Dec. 4, at 9 p.m. Black Cat, 1811 14th St. NW. Tickets are $15. Call 202-667-4490 or visit blackcatdc.com.