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It has come to our attention that this particular Friday is jam-packed with can’t-miss events. What should you go see? We have some suggestions.

Jay Som, Nikolas Escudero, Madeline Kenney @ Brick + Mortar
Turn Into was a long time coming, and we’ve been watching the whole time. Celebrate this beautiful record’s official vinyl release with a lineup of celebrated locals.

Matthew Logan Vasquez @ The Crepe Place
The distinctive voice behind Delta Spirit comes to the cozy Crepe Place.

Stones Throw 20th Anniversary Tour @ 1015
Just look at that list of names!

M. Lockwood Porter @ The Octopus Literary Salon
Miss him at Neck of the Woods last weekend? Here’s your second chance.

Curious Quail @ The Art Boutiki
You didn’t hear this from us, but this might be your last chance to catch the San Jose stalwarts in the Bay for a good long while. Come give them a bon voyage at the Boutiki.

The Stone Foxes, Hot Flash Heat Wave @ The Independent
The poster art alone is worth coming out for.

Planned Parenthood Happy Hour Fundraiser @ Bar ThreeFifityFive
From 4-8pm, 10% of Bar ThreeFiftyFive’s sales will be donated to Planned Parenthood. With over 1,000 people already RSVPed to this event on Facebook, it seems safe to say that PP is about to get an early Christmas present.

The Orwells @ Bottom of the Hill
If you think you don’t know The Orwells, you actually do know the Orwells from an iPad commercial from about a year ago.

Steve Aoki, Rae Sremmurd @ Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
Something for everyone.

Numbskull Productions 27th Anniversary Show @ The Catalyst
All you punks, hitch a ride to Numbskull’s 27th anniversary blowout in Santa Cruz this weekend and celebrate their close-to-three-decades of providing shows to the Golden State.

Fea, Quaaludes @ Thee Parkside
Fea is a swiftly-rising punk band out of Texas and Quaaludes are a San Francisco treasure.

Jay Pharoah @ Cobb’s Comedy Club
SNL‘s best impressionist in ages stops in North Beach.

Tanya Tagaq @ YBCA
Did you know you’re into Inuit throat-singing? Now you do.

Johnny Marr @ JCCSF
Yep, it’s THE Johnny Marr chatting about his new book, Set the Boy Free, at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

This is by no means all of them — for more ideas, comb our pages.