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Picks This Week: Punk Brunch, Marc With a C, Geri X and more



Geri X
The St. Pete goth-folk troubadour makes an overdue stop in town to showcase the intimate songwriting of last year's EPs The Low Road and The Bedroom Sessions, Vol. 2: The Naked Truth.
9 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 13, at Will's Pub, $7

Defeated Sanity
The German death-metal juggernaut headlines a packed bill that includes two unrelated bands with the word "iniquitous" in their name: Iniquitous Deeds from California and Iniquitous Savagery from Glasgow, Scotland.
9 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 14, at the Haven, $10

New presenter Eventual Press scores a coup with its first party of the year by bringing in Grammy-nominated beatsmith Like, who's worked with the likes of Curren$y and Kendrick Lamar, for a party in the Milk District's most eclectic space. Sorry, Like dropped off the bill. You'll still get to party with Native Feel, Fiona Trapple, adpound4pound (formerly Marble) and more, though.
10 p.m. Friday, Jan. 15, at Spacebar, $3

Marc With a C's Almost-Marathon Birthday Gig
Prolific local songsmith Marc With a C celebrates his birthday with an annual extra-long set of his favorite songs, plus audience favorites as selected in an online poll. Sing along extra loudly, because this show is being recorded for posterity.
7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 16, at Sleeping Moon Café, free

Punk Brunch
Brush off your Sunday morning hangover with Maryland's BraceFace and Canker Blossom, supported by local faves Caffiends, the Areolas and Amateur Engines. Take advantage of the specials on mimosas and Bloody Marys.
2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 17, at St. Matthew's Tavern, free

False Punk
Our live music columnist's pick for the most exciting hardcore band in the area anchors a benefit for local anarchists-with-hearts-of-gold group Food Not Bombs. Donations of blankets, coats or canned veggies are encouraged.
9 p.m. Monday, Jan. 18, at Olde 64, $5 suggested donation

The Willis Clan
The stars of TLC's reality show The Willis Family kick off a three-day residency at Disney Springs with their wholesome mix of American country and Irish folk.
8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19, at Raglan Road, free


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