Based in Hoboken, N.J., Yo La Tengo, the long-lasting indie-rock band with an extensive catalogue and a devoted fan base will perform a set that includes a first half to be determined by the spin of a wheel, with possible selections grouped together in categories such as "songs that begin with the letter s." Friday, Jan. 21. Doors at 8 p.m. Nightclub 9:30, 815 V St. NW. Tickets are $20. Call 202-265-0930 or visit 930.com.