Off the Couch: Moms rock too!

From Coma Coma to Elephantine!
By CHRIS CONTI  |  May 7, 2014

Get to the Met early on FRIDAY (the 9th) forDaddie Long Legs and Kris Hansen’sViking Jesusopening up for jam-band vetsRustic Overtones; the show is all ages and $12 at the door, call 401.729.1005 for more. On SATURDAY (the 10th), Firehouse 13 (401.270.1801) hosts a loud one withHector 3, Nervous Virgins, Queen Elephantine (look these dudes up ASAP), andAqua Nebula Oscillator headlining. Take the old lady out for a nice mimosa brunch on Mother’s Day SUNDAY (the 11th), then kick back withRobin Soares & Friends at the Narragansett Café starting around 1 pm (21+, 401.423.2150). Or head to the Sandywoods Center for a Mom’s Day matinee withFlynn Cohen & the Deadstring Ensemble — moms get in for half-price (plus BYOB and BYOF)! Dial 401.241.7349 for details. Also on Sunday,Angel Olsen andPromised Land Sound play the Fête Lounge (401.383.1112). A triple-header at AS220 on TUESDAY (the 13th) featuresWokling, Gymshorts, and Nasa Space Universe ($6, 401.8321.9327). Ahead to WEDNESDAY (the 14th), take in some acoustic folk/rock withDave Alves at the Grange (free shows held here every Wednesday night, 401.831.0600); or get to the epic shitshow at Fête when PVD’s favorite electro-spazz duoMath the Band along with the return of lunatic Japanese punk crewPeelander-Z, all for just $10. And next THURSDAY (the 15th), the Parlour is the place to be forDivining Rod, Small Apartments, Monument Thief — and don’t look now but we have aComa Coma sighting! (Dear Eric, Dan, and Steve: hurry up with that damn album already!)

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