THURSDAY, SEPT. 27
California Priest (Oakland, CA)
@ Apop Records / 2831 Cherokee St.
9 p.m. / donation$ / all ages / FB
Open ears for the electronic sound sorcery of the Apop-recommended Rene Hell as he generates an inimitable series of carefully controlled inorganic effects.
@ The Firebird / 2706 Olive Blvd.
8 p.m. / $10 / all ages / FB
Rock'n'roll, psychedelia and ambience reign over this Thursday night bill.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 28
@ Bad Dog Bar & Grill / 3960 Chouteau Ave.
8 p.m. / $7 / 21+ / FB
This all-local line-up varies from the drone duo of Ou Ou to a range of rock with hard to snarling levels of loud.
Cool Memories (Chicago, IL)
@ El Lenador / 3124 Cherokee St.
9 p.m. / $5 / 21+ / FB
Synth and sax accentuate the psychedelic sounds of headliners Cool Memories from Chicago, with support from local one-man acts.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 29
The Neighborhood Watch
Worst Case Ontario
@ The Reservation
9 p.m. / free / all ages / FB
This bill gets as filled as the basement will with varying degrees of punk including touches of pop, emo, math, metal and more.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 30
Last Remaining Pinnacle (VA)
@ Lemmons / 5800 Gravois Rd.
8 p.m. / $5 / 21+ / FB
Eric Hall conducts his veritable electronic-paneled orchestra featuring a smorgasbord of spoooky sounds. Meanwhile, Forteana, featuring members of Glass Teeth and Airport Elementary School, emerges from the shadows as one of the city's best new bands.
Apop Records welcomes:
R. Stevie Moore
Purling Hiss (Philadelphia, PA)
Little Big Bangs
@ Off Broadway / 3509 Lemp Ave.
7:30 p.m. / $7-13 / all ages / FB
An evening of lovable pop rock gets headed up by lo-fi legend R. Stevie Moore, with support from area garage rockers LBB and Philly indie-punks Purling Hiss.
**For more shows happening this week, check out the sidebar listing.**