Books through bars, face melting, more!
Last call for the KIM LAMOTHE TREE-OH at Sidebar Bistro on THURSDAY (the 12th) — Lamothe's recent Mystery of Viburnum is a beauty, call 401.421.7200 for show details. On FRIDAY (the 13th), get to Empire Street and soak up space-rock revivalists MOUTH OF FLOWERS (HUM, anyone?), celebrating a disc release at AS220 (401.831.9327) with local icons SOUL CONTROL and more, only $6 at the door. And at the Apartment it's THE THROTTLES (no cover and great beer selection, 401.228.7222). A super-busy SATURDAY (the 14th) includes STEVE SMITH & THE NAKEDS playing Silvio's in Johnston (401.231.5060), while the Spot Underground hosts a full night of Latin-funk-fusion kings SANTA MAMBA (21+ and $10 cover, call 401.383.7133). And the Books Through Bars fundraiser has another stellar lineup featuring DANIEL CHASE, DENNIS EMSLEY'S HIDING BEHIND YOUTH, and JOE FLETCHER & THE WRONG REASONS headlining; $12, music starts at 8 pm sharp; visit providencebtb.org for info on this worthy cause. On SUNDAY (the 15th), join LYIN' BITCH & THE RESTRAINING ORDERS hosting the open blues jam at the Met (401.729.1005) starting at 4 pm with no cover. A nice face-melter on MONDAY (the 16th) at AS220 with must-see locals SHE RIDES (frontman Dan Brown is a fucking animal), along with VILLAINER, BLACK SKIES, and WOOZY. And on WEDNESDAY (the 18th), punk legends THE QUEERS play the Met with locals THE DOWN & OUTS supporting.
: New England Music News
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