Supersuckers, Tijuana Bibles
Lee´s Palace (529 Bloor West), tonight (Thursday, April 20)
They swore theyd never return, but rock n roll roughnecks the Supersuckers are roaring back with a vengeance, and their Lees Palace show should be a smokin event.
John Vanderslice, Wooden Wand, the Knifings
El Mocambo (464 Spadina), Friday (April 21)
San Fran pop savant John Vanderslice may be the headliner, but youre gonna love freak-folk enigma Wooden Wand a lot more by the end of the night. Trust us.
Jamie Lidell, Jimmy Edgar
Lee´s Palace (529 Bloor West), Friday (April 21)
Ladies, laptop loverboy Jamie Lidell is going to slay you with his soul-man routine, so make sure your dainties are clean and in prime form for tossing at the Lees Palace stage.
Footprints fourth anniversary
Rivoli (332 Queen West), Saturday (April 22)
Join DJ Stuart, Jason Palma and General Eclectic in celebrating four fab years of Torontos hottest dance-floor jazz, soul, funk, Latin and Brazilian grooves.
Young & Sexy, Gentleman Reg
Drake Hotel (1050 Queen West), Saturday (April 22)
Hes no gentleman, and theyre neither particularly young nor all that sexy, but the indie pop hook-up of BC indie rock romantics Young & Sexy and Guelph-bred ex-Wallflower Gentleman Reg might be a match made in heaven.
Mod Club (722 College), Monday (April 24)
More mercurial than Fiona Apple, and descended from Russian Jew immigrants instead of Tori Amos' faerie clan, Regina Spektor just might be your new go-to piano babe.
Lee´s Palace (529 Bloor West), Wednesday (April 26)
Sure, theyre opening for Sam Roberts next Thursday, but heres your chance to see the so-called francophone Arcade Fire se pavanent in a more intimate setting.