91x's Robin Roth makes her choices for all the must-see weekend shows -- Ed.
Friday, Drowners, Dictator and Roxy Jones play at Soda Bar; Lorde takes over the Open Air Theatre; Dawes and Henry Wolfe play a sold-out show at the Casbah; Passafire and the Expanders are at the Belly Up; Tacocat and Colleen Green are at the Hideout; the Delirians headline at the Whistle Stop; and Cardboard Truckers and Tom Shoes play at the Go Lounge. Get your dance on with Soul Clap at Bang Bang; and Kill Noise at Fluxx.
O.B. Octoberfest is Friday and Saturday, and will feature Brothers Gow, Vokab Kompany, Todo Mundo and more. Grab details here.
Saturday, join me for Club Sabbat at Numb3rs as Diskdroid DJs in the front room with yours truly and Doktor Zayus keeping it old school in the back room; Booty Bassment with DJs Dimitri and Rob is at the Whistle Stop; Kygo takes over Bang Bang; and Maystar’s Fashion Whore is at U31. For your live music fix, the Long and Short of It record-release party with Bumbklaatt and Archons is at Soda Bar; Shake Before Us, the Loons, Shady Francos and the Grim Imperials play at the Casbah; the Magnificent and Gone Baby Gone are at the Tower Bar; and Common Sense headline at the Belly Up.