L.A. underground force Kevin Greenspon melds noise, pop and electronic impulses to create a distinct brand of static those in the know cling to.
8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 14, at the Space Station, $5 suggested donation
Wrestling with his Christian upbringing is a deftly muted war for Noah Gundersen on his critically cherished 2015 solo record Carry the Ghost. (P.S. Show up early for Field Report.)
7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 15, at the Social, $12-$15
Down By Law
You can’t keep a good punk down, so pedigreed punk act Down By Law (featuring members of All, Dag Nasty, Clawhammer) powers back.
9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16, at Will’s Pub, $10-$12
Langhorne Slim & the Law
Langhorne Slim’s sound gets compared to every innovative folk act worth mentioning because he straight up rules – listen to “Life’s a Bell” on 2015’s The Spirit Moves to prime for this must-see show.
8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17, at the Social, $15
Southern Fried Sunday
Honed acts like Beemo and Prison Wine support Florida folk band Pickens Ivey for their EP release at this early edition of SFS that bumps up to Boytoy’s show later that night.
5:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 18, at Will’s Pub, $7
Matt Pond PA
That loud rapping is life knocking to alert you that earnest indie songwriter Matt Pond is touring with memorable vocal showstopper Laura Stevenson. Expect duets.
7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 19, at the Social, $12-$14
Grab a friend and soak in the Jazz Tuesdays verve often punctuated by guests dropping in to improvise your night away.
9:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 20, at the Smiling Bison, free