Friday, September 10, 2010

Public Enemy, Stockholm Syndrome, Broken Social Scene, ZZ Top

Bring the Noise and Fight the Power on Friday night at the Hat FactoryPublic Enemy comes to town.  Tix are $30 in advance, $35 day of show.  Doors open at 7, show starts at 8.  No opener is listed on the Hat Factory site.  Doesn't mean there won't be one.  I'm just telling you there isn't one listed.  Here is their brand new video, "Say It Like It Really Is":


If your tastes run more toward the jam bands on Friday night, check out Stockholm Syndrome featuring Dave Schools, the bassist from Widespread Panic.  They'll be at The National.  Tix are $16 in advance, $19 day of show.  Doors open at 7 and the show starts at 8 with opener Road Kill Roy.  Here they are from on 9/3 playing "Counterclock World":


Indie rockers Broken Social Scene will be at The National on Saturday night.  Doors open at 8, show starts at 9 with opener The Wooden Birds.  Tix are $20 in advance and $25 day of show.  You might dig BSS if you like Death Cab for Cutie, The Decemberists, Feist, Sonic Youth, Neil Young & Crazy Horse, The Cure, The Flaming Lips, Pixies, or Radiohead.  Here they are doing their song, "Forced to Love":


Tuesday the bluesmen with the big beards come to town.  ZZ Top will be at The National.  Tix are $60.  Doors open at 7, show starts at 8 with opener Barrelhouse.  Here is some classic ZZ Top for ya:


That's all I gots.  I gots no more.  Have a great weekend!

Tony Jordan