Last call for a good one at the wildly-popular Whiskey Republic on THURSDAY (the 26th) (401.588.5158) with SHARKS COME CRUISIN' and Irish folk rockers THE BIBLECODE SUNDAYS (singer/guitarist Ronan MacManus is the brother of Elvis Costello); call 401.588.5158. The Knickerbocker Café in Westerly is the hot spot on FRIDAY (the 27th) for DEER TICK and JOE FLETCHER & THE WRONG REASONS ($17, 401.596.4225). Three quality shows to catch in the PVD area on Friday include the big EP release party for SLEEP CITY at Lupo's (401.272.5876) with friends KODIAK ATTACK and more; the excellent REVEREND BASTIEN & THE CONGREGATION OF THE TRAVELING EMPIRE headline at AS220 (401.831.9327); and a top-shelf freebie at the Apartment includes COMA COMA (catch 'em at our BMP party on June 14 too) with TWO GUYS & ANOTHER GUY and BOB KENDALL (21+, no cover, 401.228.7222). On SATURDAY (the 28th), FUNKATRONIC and ABLE THOUGHT get groovin' at the Spot Underground ($10, 401. 383.7133). On SUNDAY (the 29th), Firehouse 13 (401.270.1801) hosts a benefit show supporting the American Red Cross featuring ROZ RASKIN, A TROOP OF ECHOES, SYMMETRY, and more starting at 5 pm; suggested $10 donation at the door. On TUESDAY (the 31st), check out THE CAN'T NOTS opening for Hank & Cupcakes (MTV hails the Brooklyn duo as one of their "Fresh New Artists") at the Met, call 401.729.1005.
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