Recommended Shows the Weekend of 6/14/12 - 6/17/12


Useless Eaters (Memphis, TN)
The Funs (Chicago, IL) (featured in above video)
@ CBGB / 3163 Grand Blvd.
9 p.m. / $5 / 21+ / FB
Head to South Grand's favorite dive for a night of stripped down raw rock'n'roll of the garage and minimalist persuasion.


Forget the Times (Kalamazooo, MI)
Problems That Fix Themselves (Chicago, IL)
Beauty Pageant
@ Pig Slop Studios
8 p.m. / $5 / all ages / FB
Corrosive and calming aural textures and noisy frequencies penetrate Pig Slop during a poignant evening of full band improv vs composition.

The Lion's Daughter (CD Release)
Everything Went Black
Jack Buck
Black Fast
@ The Firebird / 2706 Olive St.
8 p.m. / $5 / all ages / FB
Metalheads unite for a show of dudely debauchery and heavy, pulse-pounding sounds.


Private Estate
Fagettes (Columbia, MO)
@ Apop Records / 2831 Cherokee St.
9 p.m. / donation$ / all ages / FB
We dare you to not dance during this sweet Sunday set of synth jams and bombastic drum machine beats.

*For more shows going on this week, check out our sidebar listing.*

Recent adds to the WD calendar:
6/14: Hatches, Dell Brothers, Worst Case Ontario @ Cafe Ventana
6/14: The Blind Eyes, Old Lights, Big Science @ Plush
6/17: Outmode, Private Estate, Fagettes (Columbia, MO) @ Apop Records
6/21: Female Demand (Houston, TX), Volcanoes @ The Heavy Anchor
6/29: Paleo, Dubb Nubb, Airglow @ Foam
7/3: Nautical Almanac, Brain Transplant w/Josh Levi, Global Distance, Kevin Harris @ Floating Laboratories
7/12: Bikini Acid, Black James, Attic Ted (TX), Skarekrau Radio @ Pig Slop Studios
7/18: Tone Rodent, Catholic Guilt, Pillow Talk, Violations @ El Lenador
7/26: Syna So Pro, CJ Boyd, XXO @ Foam
7/28: The Union Electric, Middle Class Fashion @ Off Broadway