We Are Wolves
• Drake (1150 Queen West), tonight (Thursday, February 2)
Montreal electro-rock posse try to wrest the buzz away from their confoundingly lupine-handled peers.
• Red Guitar (603 Markham), tonight and Friday (February 2 and 3)
Fast-rising Steeltown singing sensation brings the jazz heat from Hamilton to the Red Guitar.
Andrew Collins CD release
• Glenn Gould Studio (250 Front West), Friday (February 3)
The front room of the Cameron ain't got nothin' on the acoustics of the Glenn Gould Studio, so don't miss mandolin maestro Andrew Collins when he gives a proper launch to his Little Widgets CD.
El Mocambo (464 Spadina), Friday (February 3)
London, ON, hiphop threat Shad rips the roof off the El Mo with booty- and bullet-free rhymes at his debut Toronto headlining set.
Lee's Palace (529 Bloor West), Friday and Saturday (February 3 and 4)
It's an extended family affair when the Sadies are joined by friends, lovers, exes, parents and uncles for a two-night country-rock rave-up at Lee's.
The Juan MacLean
Horseshoe (370 Queen West), Monday (February 6)
The Rapture and LCD Soundsystem not to your taste? Perhaps you might find the Juan MacLean's experimental take on post-punk jerkiness more tasty and less filling.
High on Fire, the Bronx, Big Business, Buried Inside
Lee's Palace (529 Bloor West), Wednesday (February 8)
Get out those earplugs - it's gonna be an explosive night at Lee's Palace with psych slobs High on Fire doing their damnedest to overpower Cali punk roughnecks the Bronx while the opening acts consider investing in bigger amps.