Thursday: The Toy Soldiers, Battlehooch, The Horde and the Harem, The Buttercream Gang @ Slim’s (8pm, $13)

[audio:|artists=Battlehooch|titles=Looks You Can’t See] Battlehooch – “Looks You Can’t See”

Friday: Tussle, Grass Widow, Psychic Reality, Royalchord @ The Hemlock (9pm, $8)

[audio:|artists=Royalchord|titles=Turn My Life Around] Royalchord – “Turn My Life Around”

Saturday: Grand Lake, Guidance Counselor, Super Cutes, Wreck & Reference @ The Uptown (9pm, $8)

[audio:|artists=Grand Lake|titles=Concrete Blonde on Blonde] Grand Lake – “Concrete Blonde on Blonde”

Sunday: Rock Make Street Festival (11am-6pm) presents too many bands to list, so listen to one:

[audio:|artists=Magic Bullets|titles=The Book is Closed] Magic Bullets – “The Book is Closed”

Monday: Ted Leo + Pharmacists, Hank IV, Jeff the Brotherhood @ Bottom of the Hill (9pm, $15)

[audio:|artists=Hank IV|titles=Dirty Poncho] Hank IV – “Dirty Poncho”