Grupo Fantasma, Frankie Foo, the Yo-Yo Smugglers
Horseshoe (370 Queen West), tonight (Thursday, July 19)
Austin salsa orchestra Grupo Fantasma promise to rock the Horseshoe like it's rarely - if ever - been shaken.
John Fogerty, the Payolas
Molson Amphitheatre (909 Lakeshore West), Friday (July 20)
If you've ever wondered what a human jukebox looks like, watch closely as John Fogerty plugs in and plays all your favourite CCR hits...and more.
Scout Niblett, St. Vincent
Horseshoe (370 Queen West), Friday (July 20)
It's girls' night at the Horseshoe, and you're invited to join ethereal art pop chanteuse and drum-bashing banshee Scout Niblett for a slightly unbalanced slumber party!
DJ Stuart Braithwaite
UFO Club Hall (39 Lisgar), Saturday (July 21)
Killing three birds and getting stoned, Davy Love launches his UFO Club, promotes his Magnificent Sevens label and hangs out with Mogwai buddy Stuart Braithwaite, who'll be spinning with wife Grainne of All Tomorrow's Parties fame. Sounds like a trip!
Billy Joe Shaver
Hugh's Room (2261 Dundas West), Monday (July 23)
Depending on the outcome of his upcoming court date, this may be your last chance to see Texas badass singer/songwriter Billy Joe Shaver for a stretch. As a bonus, you'll be the first to hear tunes from his new Everybody's Brother disc.