Friday, Vanessa Carlton and Tristen are at the Casbah; Tiger Army, T.S.O.L. and Gamblers Mark play at the Observatory North Park; Good Riddance, Western Addiction, True Rivals and Bossfight take over Brick By Brick; Honne play the Belly Up; Octagrape headline the Whistle Stop; Betamaxx and Way Cool Jr. are at Music Box; and Shaed and Manatee Commune hit Soda Bar. Dance options include Bassjackers at Omnia; DJ Mike Delgado at Bar Pink; or Protohype at Bassmnt.
Saturday, Pond and the Incredible Shagatha & His Moog perform at the Casbah (read the SoundDiego interview with Pond); La Escalera Fest 6 with Western Settings, Problem Daughter, the Shell Corporation, BlackDots, Despero, the Bigger Empty and False Positives takes over Soda Bar; Cash’d Out and Nancarrow play at the Belly Up; Quel Bordel is at the Holding Company; and Campire Cassettes, John & the Time Traveling Bicycle, and Lightning Starts Fire are at Lestat’s. Get your dance on with Neon Beat: The Best and Worst of the ‘80s at Bar Pink; Lee Curtiss at Bang Bang, Eric D-lux at Omnia; TWRK at Bassmnt; ‘80s vs. ‘90s at the Whistle Stop; or Lady Lush at Blonde.
Have a great weekend and I’ll see you on the dance floor.