The calm before the Noise Pop storm…. Here are our picks for a weekend of local music. Check out some of these bands in our streaming audio player.
– Audrye Sessions, As Tall As Lions (NY) and The Soft White Sixties at Bottom of the Hill. 9pm, $13. All ages.
– Scatterbrain Jamboree, Day 1 at Thee Parkside: Silian Rail, Squeeky Rice, Who Cares (Sacto), Mister Loveless, Ugly Winner and DJs Gabe and Sandra. 9pm, $10 one day, $16 both days.
– Fleeting Trance, Swim Party (SD) and We is Shore Dedicated at El Rio. 9pm, $5.
– The Old-Fashioned Way, The Parents and Si, Claro at Hemlock Tavern. 9:30pm, $7.
– Scissors For Lefty, The Vox Jaguars (CD release) and Room For A Ghost at Bottom of the Hill. 10pm, $12. 18+.
– Scatterbrain Jamboree, Day 2 at Thee Parkside: Schande, Chambers, Broken Spindles (Omaha), Excuses for Skipping, The Splinters, Worker Bee, Shiloe (LA), Black Paintings, The Living Sickness (LA),, Jonny Manak & The Depressives, Mighty Russian Winter, DJ Entreat. 3pm, $10 one day, $16 both days.
– Live 105 presents: Far (Sacto), Hot Tub and Low Red Land at Slim’s. 8pm, $16.
– Michael Zapruder, Tim Williams (NY), Mist And Mast and Jon Bernson (solo; from Ray’s Vast Basement) at Bottom of the Hill. 8:30pm, $8.