Horseshoe (370 Queen West), tonight (Thursday, May 29)
Norway's finest returns to strum through more sensitive soft pop, with alt-rock comeback kids Nada Surf.
Horseshoe (370 Queen West), Friday (May 31)
Danish garage pop threats attempt to prove they're worthy of the hype, on a bill with the Vue and Carson Daly's favourite Swedes, the Sounds. See feature, page 49.
Andrew Downing Quartet
Distillery Jazz Festival (55 Mill), Friday (May 30)
The Toronto jazz bassist gets expansive as the Distillery fest wraps up at the stunning Gooderham & Worts complex.
Lula Lounge anniversary
Lula Lounge (1585 Dundas West), Saturday (May 31)
Toronto Latin music stars Son Aché, Caché and Hilario Duran come out to celebrate the funky club's first anniversary.
Horseshoe (370 Queen West), Saturday (May 31)
Stars of the Halifax pop explosion reunite to rip through songs from their forthcoming Love Energy disc. See Celebrity Spins, page 59.
Lee's Palace (529 Bloor West), Wednesday (June 4)
New York electro-rock hustlers blast back. See feature, page 133.
Top o' the Senator (249 Victoria), Wednesday to Sunday (June 4 to 8)
The virtuoso of the blues steel makes a five-night stand backed by a swingin' four-piece combo. Don't miss him.