Live Around Town This Week

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Jason Kinnard
Daughter is among the many must-see bands this week
photo by Dave Lichterman

A great list of shows ahead. Highlights of the week include The Black Angels at Neptune Theatre on Monday night, along with what could prove to be a very interesting Brings Our Sonics Back rally with Geo, Nacho Picasso, Grynch, Dyme Def, Jarv Dee, Tilson, Sam Lachow & Raz Simone, Neema, DJ Nphared and Hosted by Shawn Kemp at Neumos. On Tuesday night, Of Monsters and Men return to Seattle and play the Paramount Theatre, while Mobb Deep and Fatal Lucciauno are at the Crocodile. On Wednesday, there's the sold-out KEXP sponsored benefit Little Big Show #6 with Jim James and Cold Specks at Neptune Theatre, and MGMT and Kuroma perform Showbox SoDo. Thursday highlights include Daughter at Sonic Boom Records earlier in the evening, and then later at Neumos. Cold War Kids and Superhumanoids are also at Neptune Theatre. On Friday, Yo La Tengo is at Showbox Market, and Beat Connection, ONUINU, and Painted Palms are at Neumos. On Saturday, there's Quadstock with Youth Lagoon, Brother Ali, Ivan & Alyosha, The Ramblin' Years, and Super Mash Bros at Seattle University, and Man or Astro-Man?, Audacity, and Atomic Bride is at Neumos. On Sunday, Vox Mod, Kairos, and Cabana are at Barboza. There are a lot of other choices so be sure to check out all of the recommended shows listed here:

Monday, May 13, 2013

The Black Angels, Hanni El-Khatib, Wall of Death at Neptune Theatre (info)

Colleen Green, So Pitted, Blooper at Heartland (info)

Brings Our Sonics Back - Geo, Nacho Picasso, Grynch, Dyme Def, Jarv Dee, Tilson, Sam Lachow & Raz Simone, Neema, DJ Nphared, Hosted by Shawn Kemp at Neumos (info)


Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Mobb Deep, Fatal Lucciauno, Thaddeus David, Porter Ray, DJ TopSpin at Crocodile (info)

Of Monsters and Men at Paramount Theatre (info)

Round 96 - Mary Lambert, River Giant, Karen Finneyfrock at Fremont Abbey Arts Center (info)


Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Speck Mountain, Stranded Sullivan, Ephrata at Sunset Tavern (info)

Betsy Olson, Pipsisewah, Detective Agency at Tractor Tavern (info)

Little Big Show #6 - Jim James, Cold Specks at Neptune Theatre (info)

MGMT, Kuroma at Showbox SoDo (info)

Laura Marling at Columbia City Theater (info)


Thursday, May 16, 2013

Weed, Cascadia, FF, Neighbors at Heartland (info)

Daughter (6:00 pm) at Sonic Boom Records (info)

Cold War Kids, Superhumanoids at Neptune Theatre (info)

Daughter, Jeremy Messersmith at Neumos (info)

Ponyhomie, A Breakthrough in Field Studies, Jupe Jupe, Vibragun at Barboza (info)


Friday, May 17, 2013

Pokey Lafarge & The South City Three, JD Hobson at Tractor Tavern (info)

Yo La Tengo at Showbox Market (info)

Young Fresh Fellows, Thee Sgt Major III at Sunset Tavern (info)

Golden Gardens, Tokyoidaho, Kelli Francis Corrado at Columbia City Theater (info)

Beat Connection, ONUINU, Painted Palms at Neumos (info)


Saturday, May 18, 2013

Kinski, Baltic Cousins, Nu Klezmer Army at Columbia City Theater (info)

Quadstock - Youth Lagoon, Brother Ali, Ivan & Alyosha, The Ramblin' Years, Super Mash Bros at Seattle University (info)

Man or Astro-Man?, Audacity, Atomic Bride at Neumos (info)

The Beets, CMRYTZ at Barboza (info)

Boris: "All Time Classics" with House of Low Culture at Crocodile (info)


Sunday, May 19, 2013

Vox Mod, Kairos, Cabana at Barboza (info)

Boris: "Flood" with Drcarlsonalbion at Crocodile (info)

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