by carl wilson

Torocktober (Smile!)

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The Toronto concert calendar here to Halloween - sorry it comes a bit late. It is pretty thorough, but will continue to grow as info alights. Additions and corrections Superwelcome! A partial-on-the-upper list of high points:

TONIGHT (OCT 2): Deep Dark United (Soundscapes, 7 pm)
Afro-Cuban All Stars (Massey Hall)
Magnolia Electric Co. (Horseshoe)
OCT 3: Rilo Kiley (Horseshoe)
Rokia Traore (Bamboo Cabana)
OCT 4: Dragons 1976 from Chicago (319 Spadina)
OCT 6: Brian Wilson (Massey Hall)
Andrew Hill (Glenn Gould Studio)
OCT 8: Japanther, The Reputation, more (Poor Alex)
Beatnuts, more (Opera House)
OCT 9: Danko Jones, C'mon (Lee's Palace)
OCT 10: Mike Watt (Horseshoe)
The Faint, TV on the Radio (Lee's)
Kanye West, Usher (Air Canada Centre)
OCT 12: Morrissey, the Dears (Hummingbird Centre)
Solex (Lee's)
OCT 13: McLusky (Lee's)
Reveries, Jack Rose, Harris Newman (Tranzac Club)
OCT 15: Libertines (Opera House)
PJ Harvey, Moris Tepper (Phoenix)
Trio X w/ Joe McPhee, Dominic Duval, Jay Rosen; Lotte Anker/Craig Taborn/Gerald Cleaver (Goethe Institut)
OCT 17: Sam Phillips (Lula Lounge)
Juana Molina (Drake)
OCT 20: Napalm Death (Rockit)
OCT 21: The Stranglers (Mod Club)
Camper Van Beethoven (Lee's)
OCT 22: Mission of Burma (Lee's Palace)
OCT 23: Delgados, Crooked Fingers (Lee's Palace)
And You Will Know Us By The Trail of Dead (Phoenix)
The Organ, Pony da Look (Horseshoe)
OCT 24: Lhasa de Sela (Winter Garden)
Lenin I Shumov, The Doers at Wavelength (Sneaky Dees)
OCT 27: Zoilus presents Tin Tin Tin! (Drake)
OCT 31: Halloween Wavelength w/ Corpusse & more (Sneaky Dee's)

Thanks to A Splendid Butterfly for her "October shows" post on www.20hz.ca, also to Greg Gow's at Stained Productions, Now, Eye, etc. Full calendar on the flip.

FRI OCT 1
FRANZ FERDINAND, FUTUREHEADS => Docks, 8 pm, $25
AUTORICKSHAW => Sage Yoga Studio, 5 Shuter St., $20, Small World Festival
ARCADE FIRE => Lee’s, $8
LEFTOVER DAYLIGHT w/ GORDON MICHAEL ALLEN, GEORDIE HALEY TRIO, CHERYL O/ROB PIILONEN/JOE SORBARA => Arraymusic, 9 pm, $10
TEITUR, TINA DICO => Mod Club, $14.50
LADYFEST presents CAROLYN MARK, THE PRISCILLAS, RATSICULE, CLASSIC BROWN, HADASSAH HILL, COUGAR PARTY, BAYONETTES, Liisa Ladouceur, Stolen Wine Social (DJs) => Gladstone, $10
BULLFROG w/ Kid Koala => Revival $10
MANDOLINI & POULIN => Music Gallery, 8 pm, $20
Q AND NOT U, TIM HECKER, The Holy Shroud (ex-North of America), Sour Keys => Rockit, 8 pm, $12
DANNY MICHEL, LUKE DOUCET => Horseshoe. $12
DAVE HOLLAND QUINTET, (JASON MORAN CANCELLED) Progressive Jazz series => Toronto Centre for the Arts, $46.75
QUEEN TRIBUTE => Massey Hall, $49.50
ROBBIE ROX => Silver Dollar Room, 9:45 pm, $10
LUKE DOUCET, DANNY MICHEL => Horseshoe, $15
DAVID GOGO, TOM WILSON => Healey’s
KIDS THESE DAYS, THE MOHAWK LODGE, THE DOERS => 360
NANCY WHITE => Free Times, $12
IN-FLIGHT SAFETY, JULY 26 MOVEMENT, NATASHA ALEXANDRA, MAPS OF THE NIGHT SKY => Rivoli
BRANNIGAN'S LAW, TEETER, BBC, KILLING ZOE, INHOPESOFANEXIT, SHITKICKERS, MYSTIC TRUTH (etc etc) => Kathedral, $10-$15
ANDREW DEVILLERS, CAM DELAAT, ERICA WERRY, JIMMY DOWLING => Holy Joe's
SALTEENS, LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, RUN CHICO RUN => El Mocambo
NEW SIGNALS, FRIDAY MORNING’S REGRET, PERSONAL CIRCUS @ Poor Alex, $6 ($3 with Arcade Fire ticket stub)
MK ULTRA => Drake
LEA LONGO => Holy Joe's
JERRY GARCIA TRIBUTE w/CAUTION JAM => Rancho Relaxo, free, 9:30 pm (also Oct 2)
MELISSA STYLIANOU, STEVE KOVEN => Rex
PITH, DISKARD, SQUARES, CLASS RIOT => Cheap Stunts skate park, Richmond Hill, 4 pm, $5

SAT OCT 2
DEEP DARK UNITED => Soundscapes, free, 7 pm
AFRO-CUBAN ALL STARS Hurricane Relief Fundraiser => Massey Hall. $39.50-$79.50
MAGNOLIA ELECTRIC CO / SONGS:OHIA, SEA SNAKES, JON-RAE FLETCHER => Horseshoe. $10.50
CAROLYN MARK, SUNDAY GOSPEL BOYZ, BACKSTABBERS => Grand Old Uproar! Canadaian Corps Hall, 201 Niagara, $10
LADYFEST DANCE PARTY w/ DUCHESS SAYS, GALAXY, DJs KP Regina & Hannah Sung => Vatican, $10/ladyfest pass
HAMMERHEAD CONSORT percussion duo/piano => The Music Gallery, $25 ($5 student)
FATHEAD => Silver Dollar Room 10 pm $10
SYLVIA TYSON => Hugh’s Room, 8:30, $30
DAVID BRAID/MIKE MURLEY QUARTET => Rex, 9:30 pm, $10,
CLUB BLUE NOTE benefit for St. Christopher House w/ George Olliver, Liberty Silver, Aubrey Mann, Eddie Staxx and Wayde O’Brown, BJ Reed, George St. Kitts, Billy Newton-Davis => Reunion, 7 pm, $45 ($75 w/ dinner)
CHICKENS, STEEL PIER SINNERS, THE FRANKS => Lee’s, $7
JOHN BUTLER TRIO => El Mocambo
WC CLARK => Healey’s
THE STILLS, JASON COLLETT => Opera House, 8 pm, $15
TRIP THE PING FANTASTIC: dreamSTATE, MARA’S TORMENT, CHERYL O/QUASIMODAL => Cabbage Patch, 488-490 Parliament St., 8 pm-midnight, pwyc as part of Toronto Arts Week. (See also Oct 3)
FIFTH DIMENSION => Sheraton Centre
BRENDA LEE => Toronto Centre for the Arts
SUPAGROUP=> Silver Dollar
THE JEREMIAHS, JEFFY FOSTER => Cadillac Lounge, $10, 10 pm
GOLDEN DOGS, BETTABLOKKA, SHOWROOM => El Mocambo
SHOW ME YOUR ROCK, Hive Mag/Art Fair w/ GEORGANNE DEEN, INA UNT INA, RATSICULE, DJ WILL MUNRO => Gladstone, 10 pm
ZOMBI, DD/MM/YYYY, HERD THINNER => Disaster House, $5, 6 pm
WITCH HUNT, I SPOKE, CONCRETE TANK, DISCUNT => Ania's, $6
DEBASER, PUT THE RIFLE DOWN, DJ NINNY PILOT BOY => Poor Alex Theatre, 9 pm, $5
THE WORD presents ILL SCARLETT, MASIA ONE /ULTRA MAGNUS, MELIGROVE BAND, THE JUNCTION, JENNIE LAWS, DJ KURTIS LEWIS, HIP-HOP PANEL DISCUSSION @ Mississauga Valley Community Centre (Grand Opening), 12 pm, 12 am, $10
ROOTS & CULTURE w/ JUAN CARLOS VALENCIA, BENNY ESGUERRA, SHAWNA DIXON, => 360, $10
|8|234|<©0|23!!1 SEZ BREAKCORE w ADJUST (Detroit), SKEETER, PANDA, LAF-O, C64 => Thymeless, 10 pm, $5
CUPIDKISS w/ STONE RIVER, FLATLINED, UNDERCURRENT, 10TH PLANET, PROXY SET => Drake, 9 pm, $6
MIKE MURLEY/DAVID BRAID QUARTET => Rex

SUN OCT 3
LATIN COLOURS => Harbourfront, 1 pm , $8
RILO KILEY, NOW IT’S OVERHEAD, TILLY & THE WALL => Horseshoe. $10
ROKIA TRAORE (Mali) => Bamboo Cabana, 9 pm, $30 (Small World Fest)
TRIP THE PING FANTASTIC: PSYCHOSOMATIC CLIMAX MACHINE, SUBDUCTION CURRENT, ARC => Cabbage Patch, 488-490 Parliament St., 8 pm-midnight, pwyc (also Oct 2)
LADYFEST Acoustic w/ ABIGAIL LAPELL, OHBIJOU, SARAH GREENE AND THE PICKUPS, LAURA RICKER, KAT BURNS => Mitzi’s Sister, $5/ladyfest pass, 4:30 pm
WARMING THE CITY benefit for Native Men’s Residence, Streethelp, Outreach w/ PHAT BASTARD, SEAN WARD, DJ SKIP, KING KONG GIRIO, NEW KINGS, WOMEN AH RUN TINGS, DARRYL WEBSTER, GOLDEN DOGS => Reverb 2-9 pm, $10
KEN WHITELEY’S SUNDAY GOSPEL LUNCH w/ Jane Siberry, George Koller, Amoy & Ciceal Levy => Hugh’s Room, 1 pm, $15
JORY NASH => Hugh’s Room, evening
LADYFEST HO-DOWN w/JANE WAYNES, SUNDAY SINNERS, RAE SPOON => Wavelength 233, Sneaky Dee’s
GLADTOES w/ MICHAEL KEITH+ALAN GLICKSMAN/ THE SLIDE SHOW/ NO NO NONET, VICTOR BATEMAN => Gladstone Hotel, 2-6 pm
ZOMBI, RAPEWHISTLE, IT LIVES WITHIN => Kathedral, $5
JORY NASH => Hugh's Room, $14
CUBAN HURRICANE RELIEF BENEFIT w/ BELLITA Y SU GROPO DE JAZZ TUMBATA => Lula Lounge, 6-10 pm, suggested donation $20
PROSPERO, DJ HAZ:MAT, RAZORGRRL => Savage Garden, 9 pm, $3

MON OCT 4
DRAGONS 1976 (Aram Shelton, Tim Daisy, Jason Ajemian) => New Work Studio, 319 Spadina, 8 pm
HOPE OF THE STATES, INOUK => Lee's Palace, $15 (Also HMV, 5 pm, free)
FLOGGING MOLLY, STREET DOGS, BRIGGS => Phoenix, $18
ALTER BRIDGE w/ Crossfade, Submersed.=> Guvernment, $23.75
MUSIC BY THREES feat. GEORGE CRUMB’s VOX BALAENAE FOR THREE MASKED PLAYERS, GALLOWAY PLUS TWO => Music Gallery, 8 pm, $12
FU MANCHU, COUGARS, ROLLING BLACKOUTS => Mod Club, $18.50
BRIAN O’KANE QUINTET => Montreal Bistro
MATT NATHANSON w/ Charlotte Martin => El Mocambo, $10
THE SECRET: MUSIC OF JONATHAN MUNRO => Gladstone
RICHARD WHITEHOUSE 4TET => Rex, 9:30 pm
MATT NATHANSON, Charlotte Martin => El Mocambo, $10
THE WAKING EYES => Club 279
JOHN OSWALD/SCOTT THOMSON/JAKE OELRICHS, JUSTIN HAYNES/NICK FRASER, GEORDIE HALEY/MARCEL AUCOIN => Holy Joe’s
STILL COILED, 11T1 => Tequila Lounge, $4

TUES OCT 5
DEEP DARK UNITED, THE MAJESTIES => Hooch above Gypsy Coop, pwyc
JOHN BUTLER TRIO => El Mocambo. $12.50
THE EDDIE BALTIMORE MUSICAL MEMORIAL W/ BRUCE LONGMAN, MITCH WALLACE, STEVE GRISBROOK, LANCE ANDERSON, DENIS KELDIE, JOHN MEYDAM, JIM BECK, MAIKE SATOR, ANDY GAVITIS, NORM HACKING, MICHELE JOSEF, CARLOS DEL JUNCO, JEROME GODBOO AND ZOE CHILCO => Silver Dollar, $12
JOHN BUTLER TRIO => El Mocambo, $12.50
CORONA GUITAR KVARTET (Denmark) w/ tim brady => Music Gallery, $20, 8 pm
BRANFORD MARSALIS => Senator, $40
RICHARD WHITEMAN 3RIO (DON THOMPSON/BARRY ELMES) => Montreal Bistro (thru Sat Oct 9)
STEEL PULSE, BEDOUIN SOUNDTRACK => Lee’s (moved from Guvernment), $30
THE PAPERBACKS, TELEPATHIC BUTTERFLIES => Club 360
MOTION SOUNDTRACK => Horseshoe
THE PREMIUMS => Drake
TELEPATHIC BUTTERFLIES, The Paperbacks, The Scribbled Out Man => 360
MIKE EVIN, Katie Sevigny => Graffiti's
MYSTERION, GOODSHIRT, PREMIUMS => Drake, 8 pm, $10
AMBIENT PING w/ JOHN KAMEEL FARAH, NIK BEESON => Gladstone, 9 pm, pwyc

WED OCT 6
METALLICA, GODSMACK=> Air Canada Centre, $49.50-$95
BRIAN WILSON: Smile => Massey Hall, $45.50-$65.50
ANDREW HILL, Toronto Progressive Jazz => Glenn Gould Studio, $32.50
KEVIN HOUSE => Graffiti’s
AUF DER MAUR, VON BONDIES => Mod Club, $17.50, 9 pm
CHRISTINE JENSEN QUARTET => Top o the Senator (thru Sun Oct 10)
THE BLACK LIPS, PANZRAM’S GHOSTS (Anagram/Deadly Snakes), TIT FUCK ME JESUS => Horseshoe, $8
GLADSTONE FAMILY AFFAIR w/ INA UNT INA, HOT FO GANDHI, CLOTHES MAKE THE MAN, comedians, more => Gladstone, 8 pm, $10
REPAIR => Music Gallery, 12:30-1:30 pm, free
KAT BURNS, BAG, SHANNON WEIR & THE EVEN STRANGERS => Sneaky Dee's, pwyc
STATIC FILMS (Chicago), AIDAN BAKER, THE CITY SLEEPS => Drake, $5 or pwyc
MAPLE LOUNGE w/ REID JAMESON => Rivoli, Pool Hall, 8 pm
EXITMAN, TREVOR HOGG QUARTET => Rex Hotel
David Buchbinder's SHURUM BURUM Jazz Circus => Stone Distillery, Distillery District, previewing Oct 6, opening Oct 7 to Oct 17. Wed-Sun 8pm; Sun Oct 10 & 17 at 2:30pm. $32

THURS OCT 7
JON-RAE AND THE RIVER => Planet Kensington, free
ERICA WERRY, RUN WITH THE KITTENS, DOC PICKLES => Clinton's, 10 pm, $5-“ish”
CEPHALIC CARNAGE, THE END, BLOODSHOTEYE. => Rockit, $12.75
David Buchbinder's SHURUM BURUM Jazz Circus => Stone Distillery, Distillery District, previewing Oct 6, opening Oct 7 to Oct 17. Wed-Sun 8pm; Sun Oct 10 & 17 at 2:30pm. $32
GOLD OF HOURS by Charlie Ringas => Earshot, Music Gallery, 8 pm, $10-$30
TIFT MERRITT => Lee’s, $7
CHRIS ALEXANDER, PERDITION, A RANDOM EXIT, DJ MORGANA => Savage Garden
FREQUENCY (Trans Am member) => Silver Dollar
DIABLEROS, IN SUPPORT OF LIVING, THOUSAND-DOLLAR WEDDING => El Mocambo, 9 pm, pwyc
RAGING ASIAN WOMEN TAIKO DRUMMERS, LAL, MAEWON, POMEGRANATE KLEZMER SQUAD, THE CLIKS => Tequila Lounge, $10
MOTION SOUNDTRACK => the Drake
THE SILVER HEARTS, Train 45, Matt Crooker => 360
CEPHALIC CARNAGE, The End, Bloodshoteye => Rockit, $12.75
MOTION SOUNDTRACK => Drake, midnight, $5
BIG FIVES favourite rap spun by DJ FASE, ISLAMABAD, DJ GROUCH, MEL BOOGIE & DJ SERIOUS => Andy Poolhall, $5
PERDITION, A RANDOM EXIT => Savage Garden, 9 pm, $5
KEVIN QUAIN, TARA DAVIDSON QUARTET => Rex
HAUGAARD & HORUP (Superdanish!) => Harbourfront, 9 pm, free!

FRI OCT 8
BOB WISEMAN in-store => Soundscapes, 5 pm, free
SANTA CRUZ R&R; w/ DEADLY SNAKES, DIRTY HEARTS, GOOD PEOPLE => Lee’s, 10 pm $8
JAPANTHER, THE REPUTATION, SLEEPYTIME GORILLA MUSEUM, VIKING CLUB, COURTESY BLUSH => Poor Alex, 7:30 pm
BILLY TALENT, METRIC, DEATH FROM ABOVE 1979 => The Docks, 8 pm, $25
BEATNUTS, DJ SERIOUS, WRECK SQUAD, HUMAN KEBAB, DRILL SQUAD, DOUG DEEP => Opera House, $20
ELIZA GILKYSON => Hugh's Room, $20
NICK FLANAGAN'S L'AFTERPARTY, w/ ANIMALMONSTER, MIDWAYS, comedy, more => Rancho Relaxo
CHROMEO, DJs DAVE 1, PEE THUG, DMT, BUTROS BUTROS GALI => Gladstone, $10
DOA, BUNCHOFUCKINGOOFS, CLASS ASSASSINS => Rockit
CRACKPUPPY => Horseshoe, $4, 11 pm
MINDBENDER => Reverb
FIVE WEEKS FOR MILES (Davis) w/ NICK "BROWNMAN" ALI & guests Trane Studio => Trane Studio (964 Bathurst) (every Oct. friday), $12
THE FORD PREFECTS (Fake Prom Band), WASTED GARBAGEMEN, DJ DESTRO => Stones Place, “Kerry Potts’ Birfday Parteh,” pwyc
RAMONES TRIBUTE, bands tba => Silver Dollar
MINDBENDER => Reverb
KNACKER => Club 279
CURSED => Kathedral
BLUE VENUS => Drake, 9 pm, $5
MELISSA STYLIANOU, ARTIE ROTH QUINTET => Rex Hotel
David Buchbinder's SHURUM BURUM Jazz Circus => Stone Distillery, Distillery District, previewing Oct 6, opening Oct 7 to Oct 17. Wed-Sun 8pm; Sun Oct 10 & 17 at 2:30pm. $32

SAT OCT 9
DANKO JONES, C’MON, FOUR SQUARE => Lee’s Palace, $13.50
WILCO, THE REAL PRISCILLAS => Massey Hall. $35-$59
FLY JIMMY SWIFT, GRAND THEFT BAND => Horseshoe, $10
ALTERED BEATS w/ MEDIKONZ (Toronto), HIJEX (Japan), XANOPTICON (Pittsburgh), PROMETHEUS BURNING (Pittsburgh), 8CYLINDER (Pittsburgh), CUTUPS (Pittsburgh), DJ Dominik => IV Lounge, $5, 9 pm-3 am
BENEFIT FOR KINO 05 (www.kino05.com) with FEUERMUSIK (ex-Rockets Red Glare), I AM ROBOT AND PROUD, BURN ROME IN A DREAM => Rivoli, 8 pm $5
SKIN TIGHT OUTTA SIGHT BURLESQUE => Gladstone, $20
BAYONETTES, RIOT 99, ACTION, TIT FUCK ME JESUS => Kathedral
ANTIHERO w/ DON CASH => Queenshead Pub
ZEROSCAPE => Opera House, $15, 5:30 pm
RHONDA STAKICH, ANA MIURA, SAUCY TARTS => Drake, 9 pm
WABI 1009, Detroit Underground w/ QUANTAZELLE, KERO & DEREK MICHAEL, NITSUJI, OTAKU, OZAWA, TASK => Labyrinth Lounge
RAOUL & THE BIG TIME, KLUVERS BIG BAND, VICTOR BATEMAN TRIO => Rex
THE CLIKS, HUNTER VALENTINE => Clinton’s, $5
RANDOM ORDER, DRAG KINGS, SHAMCOCKS, KITTY GALORE => Sneaky Dee’s, $12
David Buchbinder's SHURUM BURUM Jazz Circus => Stone Distillery, Distillery District, previewing Oct 6, opening Oct 7 to Oct 17. Wed-Sun 8pm; Sun Oct 10 & 17 at 2:30pm. $32
ROBERT CRUICKSHANK/SARAH PEEBLES "Music for Incandescent Events" => DeLeon White Gallery (1069 Queen W.), sunset (6:30ish pm)-7:15 pm, Oct. 9-17, free (part of "Scanning Nature" in the McLuhan Festival of the Future)
PETER VERITY, ANA MIURA, RHONDA STAKICH, Harvest Festival Food-Raiser for Daily Bread Food Bank => Drake, 9 pm, $10 ($8 w/non-perishable food item)

SUN OCT 10
MIKE WATT & THE SECOND MEN => Horseshoe, $10.50.
THE FAINT, TV ON THE RADIO, BEEP BEEP => Lee’s, $15
KANYE WEST, USHER => Air Canada Centre
CHRIS BARTOS (Ennis Sisters) and friends => Cameron House, 6-8 pm, pwyc
NEUROTIC SWINGERS, BOYFRIEND MATERIAL => Rancho Relaxo
LAL, HOLY FUCK (Brian Borcherdt & friends) => Wavelength 234, Sneaky Dee’s
JOHN LEGEND => Mod Club Theatre, $16
PHONIX (Superdanish!) => Harbourfront, 3 pm, free
David Buchbinder's SHURUM BURUM Jazz Circus => Stone Distillery, Distillery District, previewing Oct 6, opening Oct 7 to Oct 17. Wed-Sun 8pm; Sun Oct 10 & 17 at 2:30pm. $32
ROBERT CRUICKSHANK/SARAH PEEBLES "Music for Incandescent Events" => DeLeon White Gallery (1069 Queen W.), sunset (6:30ish pm)-7:15 pm, Oct. 9-17, free (part of "Scanning Nature" in the McLuhan Festival of the Future)

MON OCT 11
THE CONCRETES => Lee’s, $15
ADEM, EXPLOSIONS IN THE SKY => Horseshoe
THE KILLERS, AMBULANCE LTD., SUFEROSA => Opera House $20
BOXCAR SATAN => Silver Dollar with Bible burning!
JUNIOR SANCHEZ => Liberty Grand
SATELLITE OF JUNE => 360
BEATZ MASSIVE, JASON KENEMY’S DIRECTIONS => Drake, 9 pm, $5
PRHIZZM => Tequila Lounge, pwyc
RUNCIBLE SPOON, CHRIS HUNT TENTET + 3 => Rex
KULVERS BIG BAND (Superdanish!) => Harbourfront, 3 pm, free
David Buchbinder's SHURUM BURUM Jazz Circus => Stone Distillery, Distillery District, previewing Oct 6, opening Oct 7 to Oct 17. Wed-Sun 8pm; Sun Oct 10 & 17 at 2:30pm. $32
ROBERT CRUICKSHANK/SARAH PEEBLES "Music for Incandescent Events" => DeLeon White Gallery (1069 Queen W.), sunset (6:30ish pm)-7:15 pm, Oct. 9-17, free (part of "Scanning Nature" in the McLuhan Festival of the Future)

TUES OCT 12
MORRISSEY, THE DEARS => Hummingbird Centre, $41.75-$69.75
SOPHIE MILMAN cd release => Senator
SOLEX, ON!AIR!LIBRARY, WORM IS GREEN => Lee’s, $8.50
DOUG RILEY B3 QUARTET => Montreal Bistro thru Sat.
THE SIGHTS => Silver Dollar, $7
THE SKYDIGGERS, CASH BROS., ROCK FOUR => Horseshoe
ACEFACE, THE CANDIDATES => Mod Club, $12
SHASTA JADE => Horseshoe, free
AMBIENT PING w/ SOFTWARE => Gladstone, 9 pm, pwyc
David Buchbinder's SHURUM BURUM Jazz Circus => Stone Distillery, Distillery District, previewing Oct 6, opening Oct 7 to Oct 17. Wed-Sun 8pm; Sun Oct 10 & 17 at 2:30pm. $32
ROBERT CRUICKSHANK/SARAH PEEBLES "Music for Incandescent Events" => DeLeon White Gallery (1069 Queen W.), sunset (6:30ish pm)-7:15 pm, Oct. 9-17, free (part of "Scanning Nature" in the McLuhan Festival of the Future)
THE THURSTONS, ONYA => The Hooch (above Gypsy Co-op), 10 pm, pwyc

WED OCT 13
REVERIES, JACK ROSE (Virginia), HARRIS NEWMAN (Montreal) => Tranzac, 9:30 pm, $7
HANK, ANIMALMONSTER => Cameron House, 10 pm, pwyc
McLUSKY => Lee’s Palace, $10
MATT SHARP (Weezer, Rentals) => Horseshoe, $10
KING'S X, Unplugged => Rockit
DEE KAYE => Senator
COHEED & CAMBRIA, Underoath3 => KoolHaus, $22
INTERPOL, SECRET MACHINES => The Docks, $20
DANU => Hugh’s Room
JORANE => Revival, 8 pm, $15
OKAY PLAYER'S CONNECTED TOUR w/ Foreign Exchange, Little Brother, Yahzarah, Legacy Away Team => Opera House, $22.50
MODEL M => Drake, 10 pm, $5
MAPLE LOUNGE w/ REID JAMESON => Rivoli Pool Hall, 8 pm, free
MELISSA McCLELLAND, ROSE POLENZANI, SHARON LEWIS => El Mocambo, $8
KARL MOHR, DJ MATT BLAIR => IV Lounge, 9 pm, pwyc
EXITMAN, CAREY WEST + THE MILLIONAIRES => Rex
THE BILLS, MIKE STEVENS, RAYMOND McLAIN => Trinity St Paul’s, 8 pm, $17
SULEIMAN WARWAR & BASSAM BISHARA => Art Gallery of York University, 8 pm, free
David Buchbinder's SHURUM BURUM Jazz Circus => Stone Distillery, Distillery District, previewing Oct 6, opening Oct 7. To Oct 17. Wed-Sun 8pm; Sun Oct 10 & 17 at 2:30pm. $32
ROBERT CRUICKSHANK/SARAH PEEBLES "Music for Incandescent Events" => DeLeon White Gallery (1069 Queen W.), sunset (6:30ish pm)-7:15 pm, Oct. 9-17, free (part of "Scanning Nature" in the McLuhan Festival of the Future)

THURS OCT 14
TONY BENNETT => Roy Thomson Hall, $59-$125
FLY PAN AM, MONO => Horseshoe, $10
SCHIPOL 2 w/ Arraymusic => Glenn Gould Studio, 8 pm, $20
MINISTRY, MY LIFE W/THE THRILL KILL KULT, HANZEL UND GRETYL => Kool Haus, $32.50
ALLISON CROWE, TANISHA TAITT => Music Gallery, St George the Martyr, $10
KELLY JOE PHELPS, NATHAN => Hugh’s Room, 8 pm, $22.50
NEIL HAMBURGER => El Mocambo, $10
RICH ROBINSON => Lee's, $13.50
THE SILVER HEARTS, Elliott Brood, Nancy Dutra => 360
THE SLIP, NOISES FROM THE TOOLSHED, STEPHEN FRANKE => El Mocambo
INDIE ROCK SCHMOOZE FEST for CHILD FIND ONTARIO w/ BILLY KLIPPERT, SARAH MCGLYNN/ ASH TRIO, THE HITCH, TOMORROW’S EXCUSE, FIRST TIME FALLEN, WHITE ELEPHANT @ Schmooze, 15 Mercer, $25
CHRIS GRAHAM, RAYANNE, CHISAI JACKSON => Drake, 9:30 pm
KEVIN QUAIN, UNKL (Germany) => Rex
AIDA NADEEM (Superdanish!) => Harbourfront, 9 pm, free!
J-LIVE, BROTHER ALI, SKRATCH BASTID, FATHOM & FASE => Fez Batik, $15
David Buchbinder's SHURUM BURUM Jazz Circus => Stone Distillery, Distillery District, previewing Oct 6, opening Oct 7. To Oct 17. Wed-Sun 8pm; Sun Oct 10 & 17 at 2:30pm. $32
ROBERT CRUICKSHANK/SARAH PEEBLES "Music for Incandescent Events" => DeLeon White Gallery (1069 Queen W.), sunset (6:30ish pm)-7:15 pm, Oct. 9-17, free (part of "Scanning Nature" in the McLuhan Festival of the Future)
THE LAST PENTACLE OF THE SUN launch w/ DIABLO RED, MISTER BONES => Rockit, 7 pm, $5 (benefits the Damien Echols Defense Fund)
DIABLEROS, SHORT STORY, CLASSIC BROWN & Vintage Clothing Sale! => Sneaky Dee's, 9 pm, $5

FRI OCT 15
THE LIBERTINES => Opera House, $16.50
TRIO X (Joe McPhee, Dominic Duval, Jay Rosen), LOTTE ANKER TRIO (w/ Craig Taborn and Gerald Cleaver) => Goethe Institute
PJ HARVEY, MORIS TEPPER => Phoenix, $28.50
FIVE WEEKS FOR MILES (Davis) w/ NICK "BROWNMAN" ALI & guests Trane Studio => Trane Studio (964 Bathurst) (every Oct. friday), $12
JOHN & JENNY’s ROCK n RoLL PARTY w/ TWISTED TARANTULAS, MATADORS => Silver Dollar Room, 10 pm
DJ KRUSH, PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC => Mod Club, Oct 15, $20
ST. WAYNE HIGH SCHOOL TALENT CONTEST w/ THE JAYNE WAYNES, SONJA MILLS, BOY CHOIR OF LESBOS, etc etc => Tranzac, $12 ($10 in school-themed costume)
THE SLIP => El Mocambo
COLIN HAY (Men at Work) => Hugh’s Room
TONY BENNETT => Roy Thompson Hall
NO T.O. (Will Munro’s No Wave/Mutant Disco/Punk Funk dance party!) => Thymeless, 10 pm, $5
LARRY BLACKMON’S CAMEO, BLUES UNDERDOG => Atlantis, 9 pm, $10
SING THAT YELL THAT SPELL, WINTER EQUINOX, THE RIDERLESS => Rancho Relaxo, $5
THE KINDLY ONES, TIMOTHY CAMERON, FRIENDLESS YOUNGSTERS => Blue Moon, $5
STIRLING, BETABLOKKA, LOBBY => Horseshoe, doors 9 pm (Stirling not on till 12:30), $5
FLUX 3.0 w/ BRIAN MOORE, CRAIG SWANN, GREG HERMANOVIC => Drake, 9 pm, $5
PITTER PATTER launch w/ ANAGRAM, FLORIDA EVANS, THE PINEY WOLVES => Poor Alex, 9 pm, $8
MELISSA STYLIANOU, ROBERTO OCCHIPINTI 9-PIECE BAND => Rex
David Buchbinder's SHURUM BURUM Jazz Circus => Stone Distillery, Distillery District, previewing Oct 6, opening Oct 7. To Oct 17. Wed-Sun 8pm; Sun Oct 10 & 17 at 2:30pm. $32
ROBERT CRUICKSHANK/SARAH PEEBLES "Music for Incandescent Events" => DeLeon White Gallery (1069 Queen W.), sunset (6:30ish pm)-7:15 pm, Oct. 9-17, free (part of "Scanning Nature" in the McLuhan Festival of the Future)
OH MY GOD I'M GOING TO DANCE ALL NIGHT AND DRINK CHEAP BEER w/ RADIUS AND HELENA, DJ 101, DJ EVIL GENIUS, WORDBURGLAR => Cinecycle
PORKCHOPS (freebop by Victor Bateman/Brodie West/Jake Oelrichs) => Tranzac, 10 pm
CAMEO => Atlantis
LEFTOVER DAYLIGHT SERIES w/ DEEP DARK UNITED, KEN ALDCROFT, JOHN OSWALD, JOE SORBARA, SCOTT HOMSON => Arraymusic, 9 pm, $10
ESPRIT ORCHESTRA presents the world premiere of R Murray Shafers' Thunder: Perfect Mind; also Arvo Part's Tabula Rasa, Harry Somers' Those Silent Awe Filled Spaces, Colin McPhee's Tabuh-Tabuhan. Jane Mallett Theatre, 27 Front E. 7pm
AMICI CHAMBER ENSEMBLE => Glenn Gould Studio, 8 pm, $40/$35 seniors/$10 students

SAT OCT 16
MOUNTAINSIDE BAND DUO, JAKE CHISOLM, NATHAN COLES BAND, LENIN SAW SHUMOV SHADOW SHOW (Lenin I Shumov meets Singing Saws) => Tranzac, pwyc
JOLIE HOLLAND => Drake, 10 pm $15
MEL BROWN & THE HOMEWRECKERS AND MISS ANGEL Silver Dollar, 10 pm, $14
SKYDIGGERS, CASH BROTHERS => Horseshoe
CANDIRIA, BUCKET TRUCK, A TASTE FOR BLOOD => Rockit
THE SIGHTS => Silver Dollar, $7
PAVLO => Hugh’s Room
THE WARM-UP THRILLA w/Harpoon Missile, Moment of Creation, Crooks of da Round Table, DJ Tab, Rufftundra, Young Grasshopper, Kizzo => Funhaus, $20
STOP DIE RESUSCITATE, VULCAN DUB SQUAD, SILENT FILM SOUNDTRACK, SMEAR CAMPAIGN, PARADOXX => Rancho Relaxo, 9 pm, $6
DAYNA MANNING => Rivoli
PITTER PATTER presents FIVE BLANK PAGES, THE GRADUATION DAY, SHORT STORY => Poor Alex, 9 pm, $5
David Buchbinder's SHURUM BURUM Jazz Circus => Stone Distillery, Distillery District, previewing Oct 6, opening Oct 7. To Oct 17. Wed-Sun 8pm; Sun Oct 10 & 17 at 2:30pm. $32
ROBERT CRUICKSHANK/SARAH PEEBLES "Music for Incandescent Events" => DeLeon White Gallery (1069 Queen W.), sunset (6:30ish pm)-7:15 pm, Oct. 9-17, free (part of "Scanning Nature" in the McLuhan Festival of the Future)KIYOSHI NAGATA ENSEMBLE => Hart House Theatre, 8 pm, $25

SUN OCT 17
CAROLYN MARK => Mitzi’s Sister (thru Oct 19)
PETER ELKAS => In-store, 7 pm, Soundscapes, free
SWEATSHOP TANGO ENSEMBLE (Montreal) => Senator
MOTION ENSEMBLE (New Brunswick) Cage, Tenney => Music Gallery, $15, 8 pm
SAM PHILLIPS w/ THE STRING SECTION => Lula Lounge
JUANA MOLINA => Drake, 9 pm, $15
STING, ANNIE LENNOX, Dominic Miller => Air Canada Centre
CANZINE including BLOCKS RECORD-RELEASE FRENZY (every hour on the hour!) => Gladstone, 1 pm–7 pm
COUNTRYPOLITANS => Cameron House, 6-8 pm
OFF CENTRE MUSIC SALON => Glenn Gould Studio
MELIGROVE BAND, BEETHOVEN FRIEZE, LEAGUE CHAMPS => Wavelength 235, Sneaky Dee’s, pwyc
KEPLER, DECIBULLY, BURN ROME IN A DREAM => Horseshoe
KMFDM => Phoenix, $18.50
PAVLO => Hugh's Room
LELO NIKA (Superdanish!) => Harbourfront, 3 pm, free
STEVEN FRANKE => The Rex, 3:30 pm
David Buchbinder's SHURUM BURUM Jazz Circus => Stone Distillery, Distillery District, previewing Oct 6, opening Oct 7. To Oct 17. Wed-Sun 8pm; Sun Oct 10 & 17 at 2:30pm. $32
ROBERT CRUICKSHANK/SARAH PEEBLES "Music for Incandescent Events" => DeLeon White Gallery (1069 Queen W.), sunset (6:30ish pm)-7:15 pm, Oct. 9-17, free (part of "Scanning Nature" in the McLuhan Festival of the Future)

MON OCT 18
TRAMPOLINE HALL => Sneaky Dee’s, $6 advance at Soundscapes highly recommended
THE GOOD LIFE (Tim Kasher of Cursive), NEVA DINOVA => Horseshoe, $9
CRADLE OF FILTH => Kool Haus, $30
SATURDAY LOOKS GOOD TO ME, DON’T BE SHYS, PICASTRO => Silver Dollar
THE TRAVELLERS (do the Weavers) => Leah Posluns Theatre, $35
KURT SWINGHAMMER => Cameron House
SINGAPORE SLING, Les Six, The Disraelis => Comfort Zone
AMORPHIS => Rockit, $16.75
SINCERE TRADE, AIDAN BAKER => Tequila Lounge, pwyc
CAROLYN MARK => Mitzi’s Sister (thru Oct 19)
SOCAN on Song Panel => Drake, 7 pm, free
SINCERE TRADE, AIDAN BAKER => Tequila Lounge, pwyc
SINGAPORE SLING w/ Les Six, Nassau. See On Disc. Lee's Palace. $8.
YWCA GIRLJAM2 w/Jully Black, Articulo Veinte, Lilac Cana, meewon, Pomegranate Squad, Syreeta Neal, Simon Wilcox => Revival
THE BICYCLES => Hooch above Gypsy Coop

TUES OCT 19
LAURA VEIRS => Horseshoe
PINBACK, SEA SNAKES => Lee's Palace. $13
FEDERICO AUBELE => Revival
CAKE, NORTHERN STATE => Massey Hall, $35.50-$39.50
SARAH JANE MORRIS => Lula Lounge to oct 21, $20
DOUG HAMILTON’S BRASS CONNECTION 11 => Senator (thru Sun Oct 24)
STORY OF THE YEAR w/ LOSTPROPHETS, MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE, ANBERLIN => Kool Haus, $20.25
JUNE GARBER QUARTET => Montreal Bistro
VALIS (ex-Screaming Trees), SINDEALER => Rockit
JAMIE CULLUM => Phoenix, 9 pm, $22.50 (Sold Out)
GRASS ROOTS ROAD TRIP w/ DRE ALLEN PROJECT, SLUMKIDTRE (THE PHARCYDE), CHITA => El Mocambo
THE BICYCLES, FLAMINGO-GOs => THE HOOCH above Gypsy Coop, pwyc
BILLY CORGAN signs books => Chapters, 142 John St., 7 pm, free; reads poems => Church of the Redeemer (162 Bloor St. W.), 10 pm, $24.25
HORSEY CRAZE (Neil Young tribute feat. members of Constantines) => Silver Dollar, $6
CAROLYN MARK => Mitzi’s Sister (also Oct 17, 18)
CHRIS BROWN, KATE FENNER => Horseshoe
AMBIENT PING w/ MARA’S TORMENT, AKUMU => Gladstone, 9 pm, pwyc

WED OCT 20
NAPALM DEATH, MISERY INDEX, FLESHCRAFT => Rockit
SARAH JANE MORRIS => Lula Lounge (thru Oct 21), $20
RECLINE REVUE w/ JUSTIS, MANJAH, LOUWOP backed by the KINKAID JAZZ QUARTET => Down One Lounge (49 Front St. E.), 9 pm, $3
BRUTAL KNIGHTS, SICK FITS (ottawa), CAREER SUICIDE => Venue TBA
LENNY SOLOMON => Rex
DOUG HAMILTON’S BRASS CONNECTION 11 => Senator (thru Sun Oct 24)
UMBRELLA MUSIC w/THE REMAINS OF BRIAN BORCHERDT, BENEATH AUGUSTA, MALAKAI, ANIMALMONSTER => Rivioli, 9 pm doors
EUDORA, PROELIIS FERE, FIVE BLANK PAGES => Sneaky Dee's, 9 pm, $3

THURS OCT 21
THE STRANGLERS => Mod Club, $32.50
MICHAEL BURGESS => Toronto Convention Centre
SARAH JANE MORRIS => Lula Lounge oct 19-21 $20
CAMPER VAN BEETHOVEN, ESZTER BALINT => Lee’s
MOVING UNITS, CHINESE STARS, KILL ME TOMORROW => El Mocambo, 8 pm, $13.50
DAN GOLDMAN, TWILIGHT HOTEL, MIKE PETKAU, OLD SEED, PATRICK KEENAN (all from Winnipeg except Goldman) => Cameron House, 9 pm, $5
LLOYD BANKS => Docks, $29.50
WHYSP (Santa Cruz), JON-RAE FLETCHER & THE RIVER, MELVIN => Rancho Relaxo, $5
THE SILVER HEARTS, OX, ROYAL WOOD => 360
LLOYD BANKS, DL INCOGNITO => Docks, $29.50
UMBRELLA MUSIC w/ BENEATH AUGUSTA => Rivoli, 9 pm, $6
PONTIAC QUARTERLY live literary magazine => Drake, 8 pm, pwyc
INSTINKT (Superdanish!) => Harbourfront, 9 pm, free
DOUG HAMILTON’S BRASS CONNECTION 11 => Senator (thru Sun Oct 24)
SUE FOLEY => Hugh's Room, $18

FRI OCT 22
MISSION OF BURMA => Lee’s, $20
LENIN I SHUMOV/JAMES ANDERSON, PAVLOV'S DOGS, poet ANDREY TSYBINE (all in Russian) => Russian Canadian Federation, 6 Denison Street (off Queen), $6
THE SILT => Tranzac, 10 pm, pwyc
FEMME GENERATION, SMEAR CAMPAIGN, KICK ME KENNETH, PRIESTESS => Sneaky Dee's, $5
BLONDE REDHEAD => Opera House, $20
FIVE WEEKS FOR MILES (Davis) w/ NICK "BROWNMAN" ALI & guests Trane Studio => Trane Studio (964 Bathurst) (every Oct. friday), $12
HOT CARL => Rivoli
STRAYLIGHT RUN, HOT ROD CIRCUIT, NORTH STAR, SAY ANYTHING => Rockit, 7 pm, $14
CRAZY STRINGS’ SIXTH ANNIVERSARY w/ Foggy Hogtown Boys, The Creaking Tree String Quartet, Jenny Whiteley, Crazy Strings => Silver Dollar $10 10 p.m.
A NORTHERN CHORUS, THE JUNCTION => Poor Alex, 9 pm, $7
US ELECTION BENEFIT => Cinecycle, performers TBA
SOUNDS OF THE GHANGES RIVER (North American Buddhist Music Festival feat the Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Monastic Choir) => Roy Thomson Hall, $20-$50
COTTARS => Hugh’s Room
TRICYCLE => Drake, 9 pm, $5
CKLN FUNDFEST LAUNCH w/ DJs DENISE BENSON, ANDREW ALLSGOOD, PREET, CHOCOLATE, CIRCLE RESEARCH => Andy Poolhall, $5
BEN LEE, PONY UP, LINDY => Mod Club, $12.50
DOUG HAMILTON’S BRASS CONNECTION 11 => Senator (thru Sun Oct 24)Friday October 22nd @ CLINTON's
YTB, 3 GUITAROS, THE KILLAZ => Clinton's, 10 pm
KEVIN HEARN & THINBUCKLE, THE COUSINS=> Rivoli, $10
ESTHERO w/DJs in QUADRASONIC => Mod Club, $15

SAT OCT 23
LUCIE IDLOUT, GEORGE LEACH, SLANGBLOSSOM in The Beat presented by imagineNATIVE festival => El Mocambo, 9 pm
CARLOS DEL JUNCO => Silver Dollar
...AND YOU WILL KNOW US BY THE TRAIL OF DEAD w/ IQU, Forget Cassettes. => Phoenix. $15
JOHN PRINE => U of T Convocation Hall, $42.50-$49.50 (also Oct 24)
THE DELGADOS, CROOKED FINGERS, SLACKERS => Lee’s, $15
(After Show Party => Cobalt (426 College St), free, Resident Easy Tiger DJs w/ Super Secret Guest DJs)
THE ORGAN, PONY DA LOOK => Horseshoe, $8.50
MATTHEW GOOD, LIMBLIFTER => Kool Haus, $32.50
SEA SNAKES, POLMO POLPO => Dovercourt House
SUCK MY DISC! w/ MARK INSIDE, THE VISIT, FEMME GENERATION, ACTION MAKES, NEW SIGNALS => Sneaky Dee’s
THE POOLS, JAMIE JUNGER => El Mocambo Downstairs
GREENFIELD MAIN, FIFTYMEN, TWO-MINUTE MIRACLES => 360
ROBOTS BALL => Drake, 9 pm
DEPECHE MODE FEST 2004 => Reverb, “$10 wearing DM paraphernalia, $12 without”, 10 pm- 4 am, dear god
TANISHA TAITT => Rivoli, 6 pm
DOUG HAMILTON’S BRASS CONNECTION 11 => Senator (thru Sun Oct 24)
THE OLD SOUL, THE EXCHANGES, ELEVATOR => El Mocambo

SUN OCT 24
LHASA DE SELA => Winter Garden Theatre, $40
ALPHA BLONDY & THE SOLAR SYSTEM => Kool Haus
GOV'T MULE => Palais Royale
RASPUTINA, DAYNA MANNING => Lee’s Palace, $13.50
ZAPPACOSTA => Hugh’s Room
JOHN PRINE => U of T Convocation Hall, $42.50-$49.50 (also Oct 23)
LENIN I SHUMOV, THE DOERS (Vancouver), GREENFIELD MAIN (Ottawa) => Wavelength 236, Sneaky Dee’s
RICHARD UNDERHILL (Shuffle Demons) => Mezzrow’s
CANADIAN ELECTRONIC ENSEMBLE (“Rock Music: Sound Symposium Redux”) => Music Gallery, 8 pm, $15
DOUG HAMILTON’S BRASS CONNECTION 11 => Senator (last day)

MON OCT 25
Room 101 presents OPEN COBRA w/Cobratron! => Drake
SOCIAL DISTORTION, TIGER ARMY, EXPLOSION => Kool Haus, $35
LE TIGRE, GRAVY TRAIN, CANNONBALL JANE => The Guvernment, 8 pm, $18,
JAKE LANGLEY, JOEY FRANCESCO, BYRON LANDHAM => Ont. Science Centre, $25
GREYBOY => Una Mas

TUES OCT 26
DO MAKE SAY THINK => Phoenix, $8
TONY FURTADO, OLLABELLE => Horseshoe
DIONNE WARWICK => Hummingbird Centre
VANESSA CARLTON => Mod Club, $18.50
NOTES FROM THE UNDERGROUND => Drake, 8 pm, $3
ADRIAN FARUGA QUARTET => Senator (thru Sun Oct 31)
MAGNETA LANE => Horseshoe

WED OCT 27
TIN TIN TIN with ROB CLUTTON CONDUCTION, BLOCKS INSTANT BANDS, NATHAN LAWR, RYAN KAMSTRA, more => Drake, 9 pm, pwyc ($5-$10 sugg.)
AKERCOCKE, VEHEMENCE, DIMENTIANON => Rockit, $15.25
MOUSE ON MARS, RATATAT, JUNIOR BOYS => Lee's Palace, $15
BRAD MEHLDAU => Toronto Progressive Jazz series, Glenn Gould Studio $30
BETTY & THE BOBS => Hugh's Room
ADRIAN FARUGA QUARTET => Senator (thru Sun Oct 31)
PROTOTYPES, Call Me Poupée => Bovine Sex Club, free
UNICORNS, NOAH 23, BESNARD LAKES => Vatikan, 7:30 pm, $8

THURS OCT 28
TANGIERS => Horseshoe, $8
K-OS => Opera House, $22.50
IT’S A MOBSCENE jazz in the round w/ KEVIN BREIT, FOLKALARM, PAT LABARBERA QUARTET, TARA DAVIDSON QUARTET => Gladstone, $15
THERESA'S SOUND-WORLD, ROBOT, WINTER EQUINOX => Holy Joe's, free
THE SILVER HEARTS, NQ ARBUCKLE, Nathan Coles => 360
AARON BOOTH, TREEBALL, THE PARKAS, THE MELIGROVE BAND (Endearing Recs.) => Rivoli
MADAWASKA STRING QUARTET residency fundraiser => Music Gallery, $25
THE TEA PARTY => Kool Haus, $32.50
PACIFICA (Vancouver) => Drake, 9 pm, $10
KASPER SOEBERG (Superdanish!) => Harbourfront, 9 pm, free
OPEN DOOR FESTIVAL BENEFIT w/ LIBERTY SILVER, LINDY, Erin McKeown, Melissa McClelland, Chris Pureka => Mod Club, $10-$20, 7 pm
ADRIAN FARUGA QUARTET => Senator (thru Sun Oct 31)

FRI OCT 29
MEMPHIS cd release => Rivoli
ANTIBALAS => Horseshoe $15, two sets (also Oct 30)
DENISE JAMES, GEOFF BERNER, RAE SPOON => 360
FIVE WEEKS FOR MILES (Davis) w/ NICK "BROWNMAN" ALI & guests Trane Studio => Trane Studio (964 Bathurst) (every Oct. friday), $12
ANGIE STONE => Guvernment. 6 p.m., $33.75
WHITE COWBELL OKLAHOMA => Mod Club
2nd ANNUAL AUTUMNAL CABINET OF WONDERS w/ GREAT LAKE SWIMMERS, AKUMU, JOHNNY HOLLOW, SAHRA FEATHERSTONE, DIANA OBSCURA, plus dance, magic circus, photos, videos, palm reading, 90s goth-zine retrospective, by the ROYAL SARCOPHAGUS SOCIETY => The Great Hall, 8 pm, $13
VAZALEEN => Lee's Palace
NOKIMONO Fundraiser => Drake, 9 pm
ADRIAN FARUGA QUARTET => Senator (thru Sun Oct 31)
THE SMEAR CAMPAIGN, THE ASSISTANTS, THE GUEST BEDROOM => Poor Alex, 9 pm, $5

SAT OCT 30
GROUNDTRUTHER (CHARLIE HUNTER/BOBBY PREVITE/DJ LOGIC), BROWNMAN AND THE ELECTRIC TRIO => Opera House, $25
U.N.K.L.E.=> Guvernment
SCRAPPY BITCH TOUR (Veda Hille, Oh Susanna, Kinnie Starr) => Mod Club, 7:30 pm, $15
DL INCOGNITO => Sound Emporium
SONDRE LERCHE, GOLDEN REPUBLIC => Lee’s Palace, 6 pm, $15
ANTIBALAS AFROBEAT ORCHESTRA => Horseshoe, $15 (also Oct 29)
TURING MACHINE, THE VIKING CLUB => Mississauga Masonic Lodge
THE BLUEHORSE => Hugh's Room
UNDADOGG’S DEVIL’S NIGHT PARTY w/ AUDIOSLEEP, JK47 (“come dressed in anti-halloween gear”) => Drake, 9 pm, $5
JAZZ FOR HERBIE => Rex, 1-5 pm, $20
MOST SERENE REPUBLIC, ROMEO LIQUOR STORE, ARIETTA => Poor Alex, 9 pm, $5
ADRIAN FARUGA QUARTET => Senator (thru Sun Oct 31)
VLADIMIR SPIVAKOV, MOSCOW VIRTUOSI w/ the Canadian Children's Chorus => Toronto Centre for the Arts, 8 pm, $55-$95

SUN OCT 31
BEVERLY TAFT/TANIA GILL/ROB McBRIDE/JESSE BAIRD => Rex, 3:30-6:30 pm
BRIAN JONESTOWN MASSACRE, NASSAU => Lee’s Palace $9
THE TEN TENORS => Roy Thomson Hall, $42.50-$74.50
THE USED, THE BRONX, HEAD AUTOMATICA, THE BLED => Kool Haus, 7 pm, $21.50
TRICK OR FREAKOUT w/ CORPUSSE, FUCKED UP, BRUTAL NIGHTS, AWESOME => Wavelength 237, Sneaky Dee’s
ANDREW DOWNING live score for the PHANTOM OF THE OPERA => Drake, 8 pm
ADRIAN FARUGA QUARTET => Senator (last day)
STINKMITT => Bovine Sex Club

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Carl, could you add my L'Afterparty on Oct.8? Animal Monster and The Midways are playing as well as myself and a hodgepodge of other vaguely carefully selected comedians. Thanks!

Posted by Nick Flanagan on October 6, 2004 2:20 PM

 

 

 

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