Frog Eyes, Himalayan Bear, Jewish Legend
Sneaky Dee's (431 College), tonight (Thursday, May 24)
Wanna know what makes Carey Mercer cry? Er, a lot of things, we assume. And it's likely the Frog Eyes frontman will reveal some of his Achilles heels when he showcases tunes from his band's new Tears Of The Valedictorian disc at Sneaky Dee's.
Massey Hall (178 Victoria), Friday and Saturday (May 25 and 26)
Let's hope you've been practising those Fame-style moves from La Feist's 1,2,3,4 video at home in preparation for her triumphant homecoming at Massey Hall.
Captain John's Seafood Ship (1 Queens Quay West), Saturday (May 26)
Just in time for Pirates Of The Caribbean 3, Tyler Clark Burke's down 'n' dirty indie mixer returns to the nautical paradise that is Captain John's Seafood Ship. Avast, hipsters!
The Rosebuds, Land of Talk
Horseshoe Tavern (370 Queen West), Monday (May 28)
Considering the middling quality of North Carolina couple rockers the Rosebuds' latest disc, they're gonna have a hell of a time following openers Land of Talk's searing set.
Gwen Stefani, Lady Sovereign, Akon
Air Canada Centre (40 Bay), Wednesday (May 30)
Bubblegum pop's premier MILF shakes what her mama gave her while legions of fans hollaback at the Air Canada Centre.