It's hard to believe BC punk legends D.O.A. have been at it for an impressive 35 years. It's looking like their recently released 14th album, We Come In Peace, might be their last, and this tour may also be your final chance to catch the Canadian hardcore heroes. No, there's no juicy gossip about internal meltdowns or drama, but lead shouter Joey "Shithead" Keithley is trying to make the move to fighting oppression from within by seeking the NDP nomination in the BC riding of Coquitlam-Burke Mountain.
Friday (October 12) at Lee's Palace (529 Bloor West), 9 pm. $18, adv $15.50. HS, RT, SS, TM.
Medallions, CTZNSHP, the Lying Cheat
The Garrison (1197 Dundas West), tonight (Thursday, October 11). Local indie rock album release party.
Music For Uninvited Guests book Launch
w/ Bruce Peninsula, Doug Paisley, Simone Schmidt, Sean Donald
The Great Hall (1087 Queen West), tonight (Thursday, October 11) Bruce Peninsula singer's book launch.
Feast In the East
w/ Phedre, Fresh Snow, Horse Lords, Jason Ajemian's How Cares How Long You Sink
Polyhaus (388 Carlaw), tonight (Thursday, October 11). Experimental pop party.
Regina Spektor, Onlyson
Sony Centre for the Performing Arts (1 Front East), tonight (Thursday, October 11). Eccentric baroque pop singer.
Abdominal and the Obliques, Elizabeth Shepherd, Circle Research, Scott Kemp
Supermarket (268 Augusta), tonight (Thursday, October 11). Local hip-hop album release party.
Septic Flesh, Melechesh, Krisiun, Ex Deo, Inquisition
Annex Wreckroom (794 Bathurst), Friday (October 12)
King Tuff, the Intelligence
The Garrison (1197 Dundas West), Friday (October 12)
Metz, RoomRunner, Ell V Gore
Horseshoe (370 Queen West), Friday (October 12)
Crack of Dawn, Michie Mee
Phoenix (410 Sherbourne), Friday (October 12). Toronto R&B pioneers.
Cadence WEapon, Digits
Wrongbar (1279 Queen West), Friday (October 12). Quirky underground hip-hop.
w/ A Tribe Called Red, Lucie Tic and others
Wrongbar (1279 Queen West), Friday (October 12). Heavy down-tempo dance music.
Beach House, Poor Moon
Kool Haus (132 Queens Quay East), Saturday (October 13). Ethereal, moody dream pop.
Danforth Music Hall (147 Danforth), Saturday (October 13)
Ben Gibbard, Julie Doiron
Danforth Music Hall (147 Danforth), Sunday (October 14)
Air Canada Centre (40 Bay), Sunday and Tuesday (October 14 and 16)
Toronto prog rock legends.
Horseshoe (370 Queen West), Wednesday (October 17)