Jay Douglas CD release party
Revival (783 College), tonight (Thursday, April 26)
Join Jamaica-to-Toronto reggae great Jay Douglas and pals Sly & Robbie for a massive party celebrating the release of Douglas's new Touch Of Magic disc.
Lesbians on Ecstasy CD release
Lee's Palace (529 Bloor West), Friday (April 27)
Feel like womyn's music from the 70s gets a bad rap? Come reclaim the tunes of your feminist foremothers on the dance floor when Lezzies on X launch their new We Know You Know album at Lee's.
Great Hall (1087 Queen West), Saturday (April 28)
Free shows are rad to begin with, but when you factor in the fab local art rock lineup at the Sudden Dusk throwdown - Anagram, Creeping Nobodies, No Dynamics and Huckleberry Friends - you're looking at a gift from the indie gods.
Acid Mothers Temple, Mammatus
Lee's Palace (529 Bloor West), Tuesday (May 1)
Here's a rare chance to have your mind melted and eardrums blown by overwhelmingly powerful Japanese psych-rock attack unit Acid Mothers Temple. Should be a night to remember.
Ted Leo + the Pharmacists
Mod Club (722 College), Wednesday (May 2)
More than just the poor mans Billy Bragg, wiry New Jersey punk prophet Ted Leo hits the Mod Club with tunes from his swell new disc... and probably a few head-scratching covers.