For Your Friends and Norse Korea play nice to jointly welcome Mad Caddies’ 20-year-strong brand of Fat Wreck Chords-endorsed ska/punk to skank up one of downtown’s best live music clubs.
7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 17, at Backbooth, $15
Country Covers III
We have no idea which classic country artists Terri Binion (joined by Jackson and Forest Rodgers) will be covering, but our wishlist is lengthier than Lefty Frizzell’s “Long Black Veil.”
9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 18, at Will’s Pub, $7
New Granada’s freshest band, DieAlps!, brings their Baroque-pop from Tampa. They’re touting their exceptional, plucky self-titled debut EP, which has been 10 years in the making.
9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19, at Will’s Pub, $5
Grammy-nominated progressive house DJ, artist and producer Morgan Page has collaborated with and remixed an eclectic range of artists from T. Rex to Tegan and Sara since getting his start in college radio and rising to dance club fame.
10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, at Firestone Live, $16-$25
High on Fire
Mighty stoner metal dudes High on Fire hail on high since signing with Relapse Records in 2001, and will awaken any local Sleep fans who have followed frontman Matt Pike’s subsequent project with wide-eyed wonder.
8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21, at Will’s Pub, $15
Eat to the Beat: The Pointer Sisters
Celebrate the 20-year anniversary of the Pointer Sisters’ deserved star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame by indulging in hits like “Jump (For My Love)” while gorging on “more, more, more” at Epcot Food and Wine Festival.
5:30 p.m., 6:45 p.m., 8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 22, at Epcot, price of park admission
Touring on this summer’s Never Hungover Again, the dependably tight pop punk band’s standout album features stellar new song “Falling in Love Again,” which might as well describe all those in attendance this night.
7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 23, at Backbooth, $12