Fatal Flying Guillotines
Silver Dollar (486 Spadina), tonight (Thursday, June 24)
The masked marvels of punk rock 'n' roll raise a bigger ruckus than usual at Dan Burke's doorway to dementia.
Lee's Palace (529 Bloor West), Friday (June 25)
Berlin's high priestess of punk - who just celebrated her 49th birthday - resurfaces for a rare local appearance in support of her standards disc Big Band Explosion. See Celebrity Spins, page 79.
Mod Club Theatre (722 College), Friday (June 25)
Brithop hotshot Mike "The Streets" Skinner brings his high-concept A Grand Don't Come For Free disc to the anglophile-friendly confines of the Mod Club Theatre. See feature, page 68.
Kool Haus (1 Jarvis), Saturday (June 26)
Flash back to a time before the Queer Eye boys were even a twinkle in their mamas' eyes when Carole Pope reunites her iconic queer rockers for another semester of High School Confidential.
J. J. Cale
Lee's Palace (529 Bloor West), Sunday (June 27)
Eric Clapton's favourite songwriter, J. J. Cale shuffles over from his southern California hideaway to present the characteristically laid-back tunes from his swell new disc, To Tulsa And Back (Sanctuary).
Jazzanova, Rainer Trüby
Roxy Blu (12 Brant), Wednesday (June 30)
Start your Canada Day long weekend off right with a Movement party Deutsche treat featuring the celebrated Jazzanova crew and the always exceptional Rainer Trüby.