Weekend Checklist: They Might Be Giants, Lydia, Dessa, LIGHTS

Every show this weekend is Halloween-themed...
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make sure you have a costume ready.

Friday 10/28/2011

LIGHTS
Triple Rock Social Club
Electro-rock sensation.
AA, $14, 6 pm

The Smokers Club Tour 2011 featuring Curren$y, Method Man, Big K.R.I.T., and more

First Ave.
Contact high.
18+, $27, 8 pm

Still Corners with Ganglians, Dada Trash Collage

7th Street Entry
Cinematic music.
18+, $8, 8 pm

Blood on the Dance Floor with Angelspit, New Year's Day, Just Say Yes
Station 4
Welcome to the show; we hope you like violence.
AA, $12 adv, $14 door, 5 pm

Dessa
Fitzgerald Theater
Rap ballads, torch songs and Dessa's own brand of charismatic monologue.
AA, $25, 8 pm

Herbie Hancock
Orchestra Hall
Creating music that transcends boundaries and genres.
AA, $25-$70, 8 pm

El Le Faunt and His Traveling Circus with White Whales, Cantankerous Folk
Amsterdam Bar and Hall
No show like you've ever seen.
21+, Free, 9 pm

Buffalo Moon (CD release) with Larry Wish & His Guys, SITA, Larva Ink

Hell's Kitchen
"Moses Baby"
18+, $5, 10 pm

Wookiefoot (10/28 & 29)
Cabooze
High energy magical phenomenon.
18+, $14 adv, $18 door, $25 weekend pass, 8:30 pm both nights

3 Minute Hero (CD release) with Dropsteppers, Chester Pay

Fine Line Music Cafe
It's awesome as hell.  You're welcome.
18+, $11 adv, $12 door, 8 pm

The Goondas with The Book of Right On, The Miami Dolphins

Kitty Cat Klub
The Goondas' last show of 2011.
21+, $5, 9 pm

Hookers $ Blow
Mayslack's
A typical Friday night with hookers and blow.
21+, $7, 9 pm


Saturday 10/29/2011

They Might Be Giants with Gold Motel
First Ave.
Unconventional and experimental.
14+, $23, 6:30 pm

Lydia with Speak, Austin Gibbs

7th Street Entry
Communicating in a dialect that defines the soundscapes they paint.
18+, $10 adv, $12 door, 8 pm

Gigamesh CD release party: Menergy
Kitty Cat Klub
Dance music and Halloween themed.
21+. $3/$5. 

Too Much Blood with Soviet Panda
First Avenue
Dance party.
18+ $3.

Cactus Blossoms
Hell's Kitchen
Dual guitars and harmonies.
AA, Free, 6 pm

E.L.nO.
Brit's Pub
Brit's Pub turns 21.
21+, Free, 7:30 pm

Davina and The Vagabonds
Dakota Jazz Club
Influenced by all great musicians.
AA, $12, 8 pm

Kevin Steinman
Dakota Jazz Club
Sweet and honest lyrics.
18+, $5, 11 pm

Bethany Larson and the Bee's Knees with Black Blondie, Taj Raj

Amsterdam Bar and Hall
A voice to break your heart.
21+, Free, 9:30 pm

The Idle Hands with Kill-Me Kare Bare, Dream Crusher
Cause
Halloween costume party.
21+, $5, 9 pm


Sunday 10/30/2011

After the Burial with Veil of Maya, Misery Signals, Within the Ruins, Your Memorial
First Ave.
Hometown heroes.
AA, $15.50 adv, $18 door, 5 pm

Matthew and The Atlas with The David Mayfield Parade, Lauren Shera
7th Street Entry
To the north.
18+, $12 adv, $15 door, 8:30 pm

Chris V and guests
Fine Line Music Cafe
Every artist starts out local.
18+, $10 adv, $12 door, 6:15 pm

East of the Wall with Iron Thrones, Wicthden, Earthrise

Triple Rock Social Club
A group that reinvents itself with each new album.
18+, $7, 8 pm

Moonlight Grammar with Daniel Heavens
Cause
Phat beats.
21+, Free, 8 pm


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Flanneldisaster
Flanneldisaster

I'm goin' to Pat Dougherty at the Acadia cause it's free and I'm broke!

Mpls Music .com
Mpls Music .com

Awesome, ... didn't know about some of these, thanks!

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